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Oblivier Knocks
10 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 11:45pm
@jetjocko You spoiled bastard.

Oblivier Knocks
10 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 11:33pm
@jetjocko oh so you know what you did, then.

Oblivier Knocks
12 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 10:11pm
If you watched Burns or followed China’s WTO « review, » US is definitely not pulling back on the criticism. https://t.co/uJZ7Obrury

Oblivier Knocks
12 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 10:05pm
RT @bradheath: The twenty-third rule for Trump's planned social media site is that you can't use it to make fun of his new social media site. https://t.co/0YQK7aPFpw


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Oblivier Knocks
12 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 9:42pm
@Fritschner Team #AaronsWife

Oblivier Knocks
14 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 7:56pm
boo hiss this was a fun account https://t.co/bHFMWp3nPN

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16 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 5:53pm
RT @MerylKornfield: A Florida man applied to 60 jobs after he heard a clinic manager complaining about stimulus checks deterring workers. "And I'm like, 'Your medical professionals quit over $1,200 checks? That's weird.'" He got one interview. https://t.co/rdxZcy9t8Z

Oblivier Knocks
16 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 5:34pm
A Denis Leary riff come to life. https://t.co/vIoL3D3K0m

Oblivier Knocks
17 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 4:55pm
@LokayFOX5 Most of the big US problems right now are big global problems - skyrocketing fuel prices? generalized inflation? supply chain disruptions? labor shortage is trickier but in hospitality it's widespread.

Oblivier Knocks
17 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 4:52pm
RT @alexbward: “You might be wondering how I got here” https://t.co/SsaQZaHntD

Oblivier Knocks
17 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 4:46pm
@HayesBrown There is nothing so obviously a joke that it wards off all dunks, mansplains, etc. There’s always at least one person who comes in hot with their Earnest Take.

Oblivier Knocks
17 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 4:41pm
@SRuhle I don’t think you read far enough into the thread

Oblivier Knocks
17 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 4:35pm
cc @kathrynw5 https://t.co/bT24muGsV4

Oblivier Knocks
18 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 4:08pm
O. M. G. https://t.co/EwaW75arhp

Oblivier Knocks
18 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 3:53pm
Wesley Clark looks ok, you know? (Latest installment of "jokes for six people") https://t.co/bsjjtuFsQQ


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Oblivier Knocks
19 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 3:16pm
@elliotcwilliams @KevinMaddenDC @EricSchultz riff from « Barcelona. » Kevin and I are Stillman fans.

Oblivier Knocks
19 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 2:44pm
RT @nielslesniewski: My goodness. I just found that story. It was about the Stupak amendment. https://t.co/NnbNrLmas7

Oblivier Knocks
19 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 2:34pm
@davidgura https://t.co/w3LKGlBl9t


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Oblivier Knocks
19 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 2:33pm
CQ = Congressional Quarterly, though this was in the daily edition.

Oblivier Knocks
19 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 2:31pm
Today reminds me of my all-time favorite CQ headline: « Senate Machinations Begin Anew. » Perfection.

Oblivier Knocks
20 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 2:19pm
RT @RebeccaAdamsDC: No one likes surprise medical bills but figuring out how to fix the problem has been a challenge. First, lawmakers fought over the law. Now, as @ArielCohen37 and @MelMcIntire explain, they're fighting over its implementation. https://t.co/0QdfUC3XFN

Oblivier Knocks
20 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 2:18pm
@KevinMaddenDC @EricSchultz and he's currently encased in black leather underwear.

Oblivier Knocks
21 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 12:45pm
@SonnyBunch I started out subtitled, then went dubbed

Oblivier Knocks
21 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 12:43pm
@SonnyBunch This is giving me flashbacks - when I was a kid, you had the VO crowd (version originale, 99% English, usually with subtitles) and VF crowd (version Française, dubbed) and there was a certain status attached to each (chic VO, populist VF).

Oblivier Knocks
21 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 12:34pm
👀 https://t.co/GkR2lABX2l

Oblivier Knocks
21 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 12:32pm
@TonyRomm JUST LISTEN

Oblivier Knocks
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 11:43am
@ishaantharoor congratulations!

Oblivier Knocks
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 11:41am
In which I take a look at Ted Cruz vs the Biden Administration on nominations. w/@caroIineanders https://t.co/QxByDmtep7

Oblivier Knocks
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 11:40am
Interesting thread. (Plus Jay is great and you should follow him.) https://t.co/ouycBq7Hdq

Oblivier Knocks
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 11:34am
thread on the Burns confirmation hearing https://t.co/FmqjmuTzBS

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 9:49am
RT @AP_Europe: VIDEO: Flooding in Venice is getting worse, hurting tourism and local businesses. The Italian lagoon city is sensitive to rising sea levels, a topic likely to be given urgent consideration at the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow. Full story: https://t.co/OQtJ2Gp2wU https://t.co/ogE8MBGZDZ


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Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 9:41am
@scottlincicome I can't put a number on how often I heard it, but the whole "a single person with a $20,000 stake in something will work harder than 20,000 people with a $1 stake in it" was a regular feature of my undergrad classes.

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 9:05am
This is super interesting and the timing (the G20 isn't far off) is notable. https://t.co/zFRRZJ5igQ

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 9:03am
RT @Joseph_Marks_: New from ⁦@nakashimae⁩ New Commerce Department rule cracks down on hacking tool exports. https://t.co/KWDWujvYsK

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 9:02am
Progressives are under pressure to prioritize Medicaid expansion, via @rachel_roubein and @ellerbeckalex : https://t.co/U2rnqjxC7e

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 8:33am
President Biden is targeting a smaller spending bill, and two major climate provisions are in trouble. via @maxinejoselow with @ellerbeckalex https://t.co/wBAqh4jpet

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 8:27am
There's a lot going on out there, but don't miss today's COVID news out of Russia. https://t.co/o9Nx6nTX80

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 8:12am
RT @Chandler_Boese: These past couple weeks have been quite a run at The Dispatch in terms of great storytelling. And with no paywall right now, it's an awesome time to catch up on top-tier journalism: https://t.co/TXSGTiQw6E

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 20 - 7:39am
What Biden told lawmakers at the White House via @theodoricmeyer & @JaxAlemany w @tobiaraji ft. @JimmyGomezCA @RepBera @RepThompson @repmarkpocan https://t.co/qKOaWCRMGy

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:52pm
@nancykaymar Halloween name!

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:45pm
@SarahLarchmont @EdMorrissey Minuterie!

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:34pm
RT @JStein_WaPo: Updates: - Key climate measure out, replacement unclear - Child tax credit to 1yr? - Universal community college, SALT out - Prek, childcare still in - Likely big cuts to housing, eldercare, Medicare expansions, ACA - but 4 now expected in @ reduced level https://t.co/4g91cTgIsg

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:32pm
@anylaurie16 @ericarhodes @harikondabolu for instance

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:31pm
they’re all over nfl games, felix. https://t.co/ZDq9OS2leG

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:28pm
I follow and and blessed to be followed by a bunch of comics. Do y’all accept Eric Idle’s « two kinds of comics, red noses and white faces » diagnosis?

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:27pm
@EdMorrissey agree. but it was funny growing up to see different « comedie » and « comedie de moeurs ». Also one of my favorite got murdered in the Hollywood adaptation. Le Père Nöel Est Une Ordure. »

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:21pm
or, for like *just* @Atrios, « Hot Soup » https://t.co/41ZYGLa4Kh

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:20pm
@EdMorrissey my people have a category called « comedie de moeurs » that I think would appeal to you

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 10:59pm
@RadioFreeTom I accept this

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 10:57pm
gonna be really odd when Facebook unveils its new name and it’s « Lady A. » (hello to the four followers still with me)

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 10:52pm
@DougAndres @heatherscope Dems in this array?

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 10:22pm
@glwi2021 better a career than a donor!

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 8:39pm
@msimpson32 I asked you under what authority, which remains a key question!

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 7:02pm
@AndrewScorzelli I put some oomph into it.

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 5:42pm
Biden formally sends a bunch of nominations to the Senate, including that of George Tsunis to be ambassador to Greece. If that name sounds vaguely familiar, it's because, well... https://t.co/mQOJ09YSjl

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 5:20pm
A big piece of Biden's climate plan is in peril in Congress. That means he may have to rely more on executive authority to meet his climate goal. by @dino_grandoni and @TonyRomm https://t.co/j5bWVpUlYL

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 5:10pm
RT @GalloVOA: North Korean state media release photos of/confirm Tuesday's launch of a SLBM: https://t.co/xBz2ujEPT1


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Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 4:56pm
North Korea is still ignoring appeals to resume denuclearization talks. This from Psaki's briefing today: https://t.co/jMNZ98rdY5


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Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 4:16pm
RT @drewhamlin: 👀 “…the event of your death… coming later this year.” https://t.co/cYSGetjl4M https://t.co/sGvVjpS8su


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Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 4:15pm
John Deere, the blacksmith who founded the company, was born in Vermont. https://t.co/yetqpSWNTR

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 4:11pm
Niöoze (lame attempt at imitating an IKEA product name) https://t.co/qOLZkI6oVC

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 4:06pm
Biden picks a career diplomat as ambassador to Pakistan. https://t.co/caTsJh24rH


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Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 3:56pm
RT @jaketapper: A friend of mine with M.S. texted me to express appreciation for @JohnKingCNN mentioning this in general, and also in context of the vaccine. Representation of all kinds matters. Thanks John! https://t.co/WwZatmI4fl

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 3:49pm
@laura_lrnzo @EdMorrissey I think my favorite line is the one that asks why the company bears any responsibility for her being strapped for cash.

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 3:48pm
@daveweigel Dave.

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 3:39pm
@burgessev @heatherscope ok but what's the topline?

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 3:36pm
@MWindmueller I have no idea!

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 3:35pm
"Children age 9 and under have the highest case rate in the state, according to state data." https://t.co/K7rNsqrGoX

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 3:32pm
RT @DonnaCassata: D.C.’s Woodrow Wilson High School will be renamed. But who should it be named for? https://t.co/2S9ot5c9ZL

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 2:34pm
@scottlincicome California is probably the largest National Guard, no? I'm not gonna say "a truck is a truck" but a friend who served often led fuel convoys. And yeah, "we" don't care enough about that other thing, but it's kinda my bag.

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 2:27pm
@scottlincicome I'll keep an open mind. National Guard has truck drivers, people who unload ships, etc. My question is under what authority? Pretty sure federalizing requires a national emergency declaration.

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 2:21pm
Stumped. https://t.co/RdkGGDYWLZ


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1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 2:18pm
I think this person might be the office manager at the law firm that employed me my first couple of years out of college. https://t.co/Gk2Zs8lVMH

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 2:09pm
RT @johnjedwards3: Grocers and restaurants are facing supply-chain problems even with plenty of food https://t.co/Vo0SVeDPL9 via @business @bcase4bbg @PattonLes @KimChipman1

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:40am
@alexzfinley Supreme executive power derives from a mandate from the masses, not from some farcical aquatic ceremony.

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:33am
RT @brady_dennis: The costs of climate change are getting lost on Capitol Hill, and prominent economists argue that spending more money to address climate change today will pay off later. Via @maxinejoselow w/ @EllerbeckAlex https://t.co/vIleHUrX1l

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:12am
States face an extra hurdle in boosting the Johnson & Johnson vaccines, via @rachel_roubein and @ellerbeckalex : https://t.co/R7l5NkRGw3

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:06am
@andylancaster I’ll be honest, I’d be surprised if we actually were surprised.

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:04am
@alexzfinley @MrJonCryer you rocked

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 11:03am
Potentially bigger news than the China development. Changes the NK offensive picture and could mean their ability to carry out a nuclear strike would survive a preemptive attack. https://t.co/fmruv4meXW

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 10:59am
RT @AFP: Under Taliban, Kabul's drug addicts forced into withdrawal. With shaved heads, oversized tunics and the terrified gaze of the hunted, the addicts rounded up by the Taliban brace for 45 days of painful withdrawal at #Kabul's Ibn Sina centre https://t.co/C5SkfyS7NG 📷 @Kilicbil https://t.co/cQgXl7Kx84


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Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 10:56am
@MrJonCryer I saw « Contentious Woman » open for Nirvana in 1990.

Oblivier Knocks
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 10:55am
RT @PeterMartin_PCM: flotilla of Russian and Chinese warships transited a narrow waterway separating the major Japanese islands of Honshu and Hokkaido for the first time on record Monday, according to the Japanese government https://t.co/Bp5EKiZ2HX

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 10:26am
MOAR ZEE BURRAHS https://t.co/3Aa8GbrOv6

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 10:21am
I am quite fond of this headline. https://t.co/04rZfL182L

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 9:50am
This makes me nervous tbqh. Get out of there. https://t.co/IaJxbA0FWn

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 9:38am
@msimpson32 unh-hunh

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 9:37am
"Build Back Bomber"? https://t.co/uZqrvRIwhq

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 8:19am
RT @loriamontgomery: This story: wow. The invisible climate risk now becoming apparent. Via ⁦@washingtonpost⁩ climate team https://t.co/F8MdGJ0YzJ

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 8:15am
@msimpson32 You don't read them. How would you know?

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 18 - 10:41pm
TOUCHDOWN PASS FROM KNOX!!! (yes I’m going to keep seizing the opportunity)

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 18 - 9:25pm
@msimpson32 The dollar figure is a one-time payment agencies get to help resettle refugees, not a cash payout.

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 18 - 8:23pm
@msimpson32 No. Why ask about an old lie?

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 18 - 5:54pm
@VictoriaCoates @aedwardslevy Mine is A Gritty Reboot

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 18 - 5:37pm
@aedwardslevy Oh Come, All Ye Faithful?

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 18 - 5:31pm
@Leila_MA @DougHeye @FrancoisF24 I always suspected he cried bc he realized how completely mainstream he'd become. "On est venu te dire, qu'on t'aime bien" is pretty milquetoast.

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 18 - 5:20pm
@DougHeye @FrancoisF24 @Leila_MA Yeah, I've seen that. Pretty amazing and yes, good that they avoided some of the hits.

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 18 - 4:46pm
@DevlinBarrett This is excellent content.

Oblivier Knocks
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 18 - 4:22pm
"So *that's* where Obama got the idea." https://t.co/0c9ThJfIbv


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2 days ago:   Monday Oct 18 - 3:48pm
RT @MarquardtA: NEW: The Biden administration is expected to announce soon that Amb. Zalmay Khalilzad is stepping down as Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation. His deputy, Tom West, will take over.