The Day-late and Perhaps Penultimate Thursday Tweets
This post is by Unknown from West Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
Apropos of nothing:— James Fallows (@JamesFallows) October 28, 2022
Please be aware that you can download an archive of all your twitter activity here: https://t.co/PVqfWmhjJZ
And then you can delete it.
It's proper routine maintenance — even under normal circumstances.
First, some fancy segues, starting with Ukraine
Meanwhile on Russia's state-funded RT, director of broadcasting Anton Krasovsky suggests drowning or burning Ukrainian children, makes hideous comments about the rapes by Russian soldiers in Ukraine, says Ukraine should not exist and Ukrainians who resist Russia should be shot. pic.twitter.com/BGIaBNok4v— Julia Davis (@JuliaDavisNews) October 23, 2022
Meanwhile in Russia: since Putin's phony "denazification" never made any sense, now Russia's Security Council is absurdly calling for the "desatanization" of Ukraine. How embarrassing. pic.twitter.com/hxlLCAEBdD— Julia Davis (@JuliaDavisNews) October 25, 2022
Meanwhile in Russia: since the Kremlin is losing to Ukraine on the battlefield, state TV propagandists are forced to resort to nuclear intimidation of the U.S. and its allies — with the help of Tucker Carlson. They promise to help Carlson to campaign against Biden.#TuckyoRose pic.twitter.com/5fgodVkjqf— Julia Davis (@JuliaDavisNews) October 27, 2022
Musk has been weighing in on the war recently with suggestions that earned him the thanks of the Russian government and mockery from almost everyone else, particularly Garry Kasparov. Musk dealt with the criticism with the maturity we've come to expect.
While it’s true that Kasparov is almost as good at playing chess as my iPhone, he is otherwise an idiot— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) October 24, (Read more...)