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David Corn
3 hours ago:   Tuesday Dec 6 - 10:59am
RT @MonikaBauerlein: "Musk’s machinations may be doing more than breaking Twitter. They are contributing to the breaking of the nation." @DavidCornDC untangles the Twittergate/Hunter Biden laptop mess: https://t.co/lpgiGmsqAM

David Corn
4 hours ago:   Tuesday Dec 6 - 10:36am
Re-upping this with the link: How did Trump-Russia denialism lead to @elonmusk’s dangerous Twittergate #fail? I explain in my #OurLand newsletter. Please give it a read & RT. https://t.co/2542I2EBkm And please sign up for a FREE trial subscription at https://t.co/REX6S9oAgG. https://t.co/vtefNQiMn6


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David Corn
4 hours ago:   Tuesday Dec 6 - 10:30am
The link for this story—"How Trump-Russia Denialism Led to Elon Musk’s Dangerous Twittergate Fail"—is https://t.co/2542I2n0sO https://t.co/KqAGW9R8Cf

David Corn
4 hours ago:   Tuesday Dec 6 - 9:53am
How did Trump-Russia denialism lead to @elonmusk’s dangerous Twittergate #fail? I explain in my #OurLand newsletter. Please give it a read & RT. And please sign up for a FREE trial subscription at https://t.co/lpMfGEKZnw. https://t.co/YpFdkVyv7K


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David Corn
6 hours ago:   Tuesday Dec 6 - 8:50am
RT @MotherJones: How a fake document could help the Supreme Court diminish our democracy https://t.co/uqglIIaehh

David Corn
6 hours ago:   Tuesday Dec 6 - 8:49am
You mean the guy who repped the adult film star with whom your father had an affair and then illegally paid off? Yeah, that guy. Thanks for reminding us about co-conspirator Individual-1. Good work, Junior. https://t.co/A6eVQvSlk1

David Corn
6 hours ago:   Tuesday Dec 6 - 8:36am
Today would be a good day for @HerschelWalker to release his medical records. https://t.co/A8j9gxbBrv

David Corn
7 hours ago:   Tuesday Dec 6 - 7:20am
RT @Deeyah_Khan: In 2018 I met @SchoepJeff, who was then the head of one of the largest white supremacist groups in the US. In a dialogue held by @NobelPeaceOslo, Jeff and I were given the opportunity to share the story of what resulted; a truly unexpected friendship. https://t.co/eBURVJnWkw


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David Corn
15 hours ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 11:21pm
The story is about Canada. Are you trying to revive Sarah Palin’s lie of the year? https://t.co/L2dgO08RJk

David Corn
15 hours ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 11:06pm
RT @mehdirhasan: So transparency champion @elonmusk hasn't done a major media interview since buying Twitter. We invited him on the @MehdiHasanShow too, but didn't hear back. So here, in this clip, are the 7 questions that I had wanted to ask him. Do please watch/share: https://t.co/iNRa7dZsBF


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David Corn
21 hours ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 5:29pm
Obviously, a Deep State plot. https://t.co/ejH7kDdiLo

David Corn
21 hours ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 5:22pm
RT @MonikaBauerlein: For context on GOP figures and Nazis, excellent reporting here from @DavidCornDC on how for decades, the GOP recruited known Nazi collaborators, supporters, and sympathizers for its ethnic outreach effort. None of this is new. All of it is craven. https://t.co/59BfKb5Eut

David Corn
23 hours ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 3:52pm
RT @johncusack: This is the org - led by the esteemed @IrwinRedlenerMD & Kevin Mc Cabe Jr and so many others - so proud to stand with you ! https://t.co/A92DfNvfVh

David Corn
23 hours ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 3:51pm
Bend it like Beckenbauer. https://t.co/PUmk5nsl4t

David Corn
23 hours ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 3:16pm
OMG. Public health advice changed *AFTER* more data was obtained and reviewed. Never in human history has this ever happened. What a freckin' scandal! https://t.co/ULUmSzLbXw

David Corn
23 hours ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 3:09pm
RT @MotherJones: @jeremyschulman @msjpauly @DavidCornDC @abbyvesoulis But beyond the scandals and political misdirection that have overwhelmed the election, Georgia's runoff is also something of a battle for the state's very soul. @garrison_hayes has a terrific look at how Christianity itself is on the ballot: https://t.co/77giTYqEU1


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David Corn
23 hours ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 2:59pm
Trump is apparently running for president of Gaslight Nation. https://t.co/ONwa8s10jU


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David Corn
1 day ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 12:32pm
So it turns out Sports Illustrated posted a fake video. Jeez, if you can't trust SI who can you trust? #RealFakeNews. https://t.co/IvRisdAcoA https://t.co/JHYfmFKIlg

David Corn
1 day ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 12:29pm
I am sure Fox will do a hour-long special on this and that @GOPleader is all set to investigate! https://t.co/iSOagjDjYf

David Corn
1 day ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 12:27pm
Ultimate question: Should Republican/conservative leaders and voters support Trump, if he gains the GOP nomination? https://t.co/WVH4c4ZfRo

David Corn
1 day ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 12:07pm
I can't believe this has only 21.3 million views. https://t.co/JHYfmFKIlg

David Corn
1 day ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 10:02am
Deepest condolences to @elyseyates, Jimmie Dale and the entire family. https://t.co/EQaVsPVpLA

David Corn
1 day ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 9:55am
@JesseFFerguson Most certainly. Or the GOP effort to privatize Social Security.

David Corn
1 day ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 9:03am
Today would be a good day for @HerschelWalker to release his medical records. https://t.co/A8j9gxbBrv

David Corn
1 day ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 9:01am
RT @MotherJones: Big Lie proponent Herschel Walker is getting campaign help from officials he suggested should go to jail https://t.co/ZMftObIR9f

David Corn
1 day ago:   Monday Dec 5 - 8:59am
He’s talking about Donald Trump’s call for the “termination” of the US Constitution, right? https://t.co/kIO4on3sAI

David Corn
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 2:28pm
Can “originalists” argues that originally there was no Constitution? https://t.co/o6itMZIoS5

David Corn
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 2:26pm
Calling for the “termination” of the US Constitution equals a “bad” week? Really? https://t.co/0RlWXdom2s

David Corn
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 11:54am
What’s truly amazing—or not—is that your father called for the “termination” of the US Constitution while seeking a job with the top priority of defending the Constitution. And you think it’s cool to twark the libs. Whose the enemy of the state now, Junior? https://t.co/qtnzVgTxKi

David Corn
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 10:31am
RT @BradFeldman_: @DavidCornDC “Biden in 2016 did push for the firing of this prosecutor, Viktor Shokin, but there is no indication this was done to assist Burisma. In fact, there is a boatload of evidence that Shokin was canned because of his own corruption.” Up is down in the right’s telling of this tale.

David Corn
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 10:27am
Yeah, keep defending the guy who calls for the “termination” of the US Constitution and dines with antisemites and a Nazi. What patriots you all are. https://t.co/IKEBXhExgj

David Corn
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 9:28am
RT @Justin_Higgins2: This is why folks are saying that @mtaibbi is doing PR for @elonmusk. Musk says “we” need another day. Both claim that Matt has all the documents, so there should be no “we” for an independent journalist and a source. @ggreenwald and other Musk fanboys will ignore this though https://t.co/X4k13Av57b


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David Corn
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 9:26am
This is deplorable. https://t.co/mkv3zeL5JB

David Corn
2 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 5:11pm
Under unidentified “conditions.” https://t.co/I6NRpC0aSL

David Corn
2 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 5:10pm
It’s very putsch-y. https://t.co/nH42zjZQ8f

David Corn
2 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 5:09pm
*disqualifier*

David Corn
2 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 5:07pm
You’d think this would be a disqualified for Republicans… https://t.co/3BZqiJYNrG https://t.co/R2IwX85m3f


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David Corn
2 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 4:13pm
Every GOPer ought to be pressed on this. https://t.co/enZu1s8nBx

David Corn
2 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 3:13pm
RT @JasonKander: Literally every American veteran you’ve ever met has had to make that exact choice. https://t.co/PGXvZA8hZe

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 2:45pm
Is Messi the most-sauntering player ever? #WorldCup

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 2:09pm
A good, sober analysis that shows @elonmusk is overselling this episode as a free-speech scandal--> https://t.co/ZuMiIylG32

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 1:36pm
Will every Republican now be asked whether he or she supports a presidential candidate who calls for the “termination” of the US Constitution so he can be installed as president? Will they be too busy investigating Hunter Biden’s Dick pics to respond?

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 1:24pm
RT @MotherJones: Twitter was once a cherished forum for climate scientists to share research and for activists to rally action. But now, many are fleeing Twitter due to a surge in climate misinformation, spam, and threats. https://t.co/iIWJUn73Vm

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 12:33pm
Since @elonmusk just banned Kanye West, I suppose he, too, doesn't believe free speech is absolute and moderation is warranted. Is that "chilling"? https://t.co/aaUPQG0bK4


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David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 12:16pm
The GOP's Nazi/antisemitism problem—Trump dining w/ Fuentes & Ye—is nothing new. The GOP in the past actually recruited Nazis to help it. Hard to believe? I explain in my "Our Land" newsletter. Please read/RT: https://t.co/fpv2hFpeVV Subscribe at https://t.co/REX6S9GJuO https://t.co/EaLVdRGuVs


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David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 12:06pm
An ex-president and current presidential candidate calling for the “termination” of the US Constitution might just be a more important matter than how Twitter handled Hunter’s dick pics. You think so, @elonmusk? https://t.co/BmyU4uORqo

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 12:03pm
RT @MotherJones: This man doesn't even have his undergrad https://t.co/LMyynsdpkz

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 11:40am
Yeah, didn’t think you could deal with this. Hard to be an apologist for denialists in league with authoritarian MAGAism. https://t.co/oNvfJiccXf

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 11:33am
The laptop is not the disinfo. It was falsely cited by Giuliani & the NY Post supposedly to prove the disinfo claims advanced by Andriy Derkach, who the Trump admin cited as a "Russian agent" pushing a disinfo campaign to affect the 2020 election. It's not that complicated. https://t.co/hxyE8C9GXz

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:59am
RT @MarkRuffalo: “‘Elon Musk sent up the Bat Signal to every kind of racist, misogynist and homophobe that Twitter was open for business,’ said Imran Ahmed, the chief executive of the Center for Countering Digital Hate. ‘They have reacted accordingly.’” https://t.co/6s87JpPMOD

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:58am
RT @miami_vise: @Filopatris59 @DavidCornDC @elonmusk Huh? The evidence of suppression showed by taibi shows only nude photos being suppressed which makes sense Also mentions trump admin trying to delete tweets too Biden wasn’t even in power so that worse

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:53am
Now do Andriy Derkach, called a "Russian agent" by the Trump admin. and cited for trying to spread anti-Biden disinfo. He was Rudy Giuliani's partner in this operation. But I'm sure the Trump admin got that wrong, too. Nice try. https://t.co/UkdJlIMGDO

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:50am
Looking forward to your investigation of Rudy Giuliani's collusion with Andriy Derkach—a "Russian agent," per the Trump admin—to promote the anti-Biden disinfo re Ukraine and how the NY Post falsely claimed info in the laptop proved this phony allegation. That would be a service. https://t.co/CLio7fNRx1

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:47am
How dare they! https://t.co/GYLSs0bnjm

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:40am
Will @elonmusk denounce Trump for exploiting Musk's nothingburger and calling for a dictatorship? https://t.co/jqdQbk69bf

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:36am
Finally, someone who's willing to take responsibility. https://t.co/vgkStWBRod

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:32am
Interesting data for speculation. https://t.co/qr9wIMr9j9

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:24am
So @herschelwalker not long ago said he was a target of racism. But as a GOP Senate candidate, he claims racism doesn't exist in the US. I think I was the first to report on this. Please read, RT, and share. https://t.co/EXHpRintZ6

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:12am
Americans dominated for the first ten minutes. But you fail to cover Memphis and... #WorldCup2022

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 9:54am
Now do Jared Kushner. https://t.co/is2W26hZrk

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 9:45am
Good point. Has @mtaibbi replied to this criticism? Has he explained the “conditions” he agreed to in order to gain access to the Twitter files? Wouldn’t a fierce critic of access journalism do so? What was the deal? https://t.co/gmgGDJuFsT

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 9:40am
Good work, @elonmusk. https://t.co/2EeVHDKBxI

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 9:39am
Trump White House and Biden campaign played the ref. A scandal? Only one of these scenarios involve government pressure on a tech company. https://t.co/o2SNrexYsV

David Corn
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 7:48am
Famous Russia denialist denies all reports of Russia’s attack on the 2016 election whether its from Mueller, Democrats, Republicans, or independent cyber experts. Useful idiot, indeed. https://t.co/aunzaaia2r

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 10:18pm
Better luck next time. https://t.co/42lSJWUXZn

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 10:12pm
Oops, @elonmusk. Maybe @mtaibbi didn't write this clearly enough? https://t.co/FJgPvfYubx

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 10:10pm
Caution! OMG, imagine that for a social media company. Especially after the previous election was hacked by a foreign adversary. These people won't stop at anything! https://t.co/KXcPF7EPte

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 10:01pm
And the government at that time was the...[check notes]...the Trump administration. https://t.co/z0dtorrYaj

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:59pm
The same folks who obsess over Hunter Biden's laptop insist Russia had nothing to do with the 2016 election. Alternative facts, indeed. https://t.co/VMxlDHogiJ

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:55pm
Not sure @elonmusk is helping. https://t.co/TKOiYvWw5m

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:54pm
About the $2 billion Jared pocketed from the Saudis? Or your secret meeting with the Moscow emissary in 2016? https://t.co/Y569Gks2E1

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:53pm
Key point. Putin intervened in the '16 election via hacks/dumps to help Trump win. In '20, Twitter & others worried about a repeat. The laptop emerged in conjunction w/ a disinfo campaign to discredit Biden. Thus, Twitter & others struggled to figure out what to do. Chaos ensued. https://t.co/Xvz5TPW5Cv

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:48pm
RT @hiattb: There were no orders and the government wasn’t involved. The world’s richest man just revealed he has a reading-comprehension problem https://t.co/ZUAkgistMJ


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David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:46pm
Oops. https://t.co/ai3VwEIY8A

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:45pm
RT @WajahatAli: MAGA's response to, well, everything. Trump stole highly classified documents & lied about it: Hunter Biden. Trump & MAGA incited a violent insurrection: Hunter Biden. Trump & GOP are enabling white nationalists: Hunter Biden. GOP took away abortion rights: Hunter Biden.

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:42pm
So now we see that many folks are still very upset that Giuliani's collaboration with Andriy Derkach—a "Russian agent," according to the Trump admin—to produce an anti-Biden disinfo campaign to help reelect Trump in 2020 failed. What sore losers.

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:32pm
RT @adamdavidson: Truly: Geraldo found more in that vault.

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:32pm
RT @briantylercohen: So Twitter was acting under orders of the government except Biden wasn't POTUS in 2020. And it's a First Amendment violation except Twitter can't violate 1A as a private biz. And the takedown requests from team Biden were nudes against Twitter's TOS. But going great otherwise!

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:31pm
Indeed. https://t.co/1jUVfqJ9uN

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:31pm
RT @kthorjensen: Incredible to log in to Twitter and be immediately told that I should follow a Neo-Nazi proponent of ethnic cleansing, very cool website good job Elon @elonmusk @mmfa @ADL @slpng_giants https://t.co/wF6nHCforr


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David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 8:53pm
Amazing how so many bots/MAGA-ites ignore this. As well as the issue that a key question was not just whether the laptop was real-it was-but how it was cited by NY Post & Giuliani to falsely confirm anti-Biden disinfo peddled by a Russian agent. But they don’t want to see that. https://t.co/w8MllA6vYR

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 7:31pm
Ask the Washington Post. https://t.co/cWqujMThkX

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 7:26pm
So @elonmusk turned to a known Russia attack denialist to be his mouthpiece. Figures. And don’t @ at me unless you’ve read the bipartisan, GOP-approved Senate intel report on Putin’s operation & the 2016 Trump campaign.

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 6:20pm
You know, you can RT this out a million times, and it won't matter to the bots and MAGA-ites. https://t.co/u7Al3tLD5n

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 6:11pm
It's great to intro the first @motherjones video by @garrison_hayes--who breaks down the battle for the soul happening in Georgia right now, between far-right Christian Nationalism and a tradition focused on civil rights. Check it out: https://t.co/fJnNuK1wLz


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David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 5:32pm
RT @ASFried: @NeverDrumpfEver @DavidCornDC Actually a lot on the "Hunter laptop" can't be authenticated, per the Washington Post. https://t.co/3dbhkcw7hP https://t.co/cU0QdgwNNO


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David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 5:30pm
Read the piece....and then go back to promoting a man who meets with antisemites, white nationalists, and neo-Nazis. Have a good day. https://t.co/aOREuABIV0

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 5:29pm
That's not the point. Read the piece. https://t.co/kcvG7oBOiC

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 4:56pm
The bot brigade is very excited about @elonmusk. I'm getting swarmed by accounts with merely dozens of followers or less--a sign that the bots (Russian?) are out there in force to amplify and promote Musk's alt-rightish stances.

David Corn
3 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 4:38pm
In preparation, please read my original piece on the Hunter Biden laptop. The big issue was that the NY Post & Giuliani used the existence of the laptop & iffy material on it to advance Russian disinfo concocted to hurt Biden & help Trump. https://t.co/712nUhM0fz https://t.co/856w7FtSlq

David Corn
4 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 2:49pm
RT @russchoma: Defense can't be happy w/turn the case took, but the judge is right—they did spend A LOT of time talking in closing about what THEY said Trump didn't know. & prosecutors showed his initials ALL OVER a lot of pieces of evidence (literally, he writes big) https://t.co/8Q9bw6kpfW https://t.co/aybCiBJkMl

David Corn
4 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 2:01pm
Kanye’s next move. https://t.co/xcgxafRpTT

David Corn
4 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 1:55pm
If I am a potential Twitter advertiser, this is exactly what I’m looking for, right? https://t.co/Tx1ezaLHZo

David Corn
4 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 12:29pm
RT @russchoma: Case is abt whether execs took less $ in exchange for benefits like cars/apartments they didn't have to pay taxes on. Prosecutors just showed a memo with Trump's initials oking a request for exec to reduce his salary: "Mr. Trump explicitly sanctioning tax fraud!" prosecutor says

David Corn
4 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 12:10pm
Yep, there are the Hitler-lovers and the Hitler-haters. Glad you can thread the needle there. https://t.co/efCpPKVtvx

David Corn
4 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 10:57am
Can a Kanye West and Ted Nugent duet be too far off?

David Corn
4 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 10:26am
Even if you're not a "Star Wars" freak, check out #Andor. It's tremendous & perhaps the best "Star Wars" spinoff yet—as I explain in the latest issue of my #OurLand newsletter: https://t.co/SXNU7WAZTd Sign up for a FREE trial sub to "Our Land" at https://t.co/REX6S9GbFg.

David Corn
4 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 10:20am
Still wondering how @herschelwalker gets away with stuff like this. https://t.co/EXHpRi5T7y

David Corn
4 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 10:12am
This was a brave act. https://t.co/rF15vjxnYA

David Corn
4 days ago:   Friday Dec 2 - 9:54am
“Our country is going communist.” Trump is becoming even more unhinged, as he leads—or pulls—the GOP further into extremism. https://t.co/lWH986n5pC