All News on 'The Twitter Times: smyles' http://tweetedtimes.com/smyles The Twitter Times is a real-time personalized newspaper generated from your Twitter account en-us Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:27:10 +0000 Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:27:10 +0000 <![CDATA[@HolyroodLiam: 'The most iconic image of the World Cup - France's Kylian Mbappé high fiving a member of Pussy Riot after she broke onto the pitch to protest political oppression in Russia ']]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:19:40 +0000 twitter.com
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@JoeRaimondo on Twitter
@JoeRaimondo: The most iconic image of the World Cup - France's Kylian Mbappé high fiving a member of Pussy Riot after she broke onto the pitch to protest political oppression in Russia pic.twitter.com/cMJM0C1eCc
@tim_weber on Twitter
@tim_weber: These young women are braver than any million of Putin’s thugs and sycophants. I’m glad someone had the courage to disturb the false reflection of Russia created for the World Cup. twitter.com/HolyroodLiam/s…
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<![CDATA[WeWork takes meat off the menu as part of environmental policy drive – TechCrunch]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:19:40 +0000 techcrunch.com - Natasha Lomas
WeWork, the co-working startup that’s valued at ~$20 billion and has some 200,000 members across 200 locations globally plus nearly 6,000 staff of its own, will no long allow employees to expense meat. It will also no longer serve meat at company events. The policy shift is intended to reduce the business’ environmental impact. The new internal policy was reported on Friday by Bloomberg which obtained a company memo in which co-founder Miguel McKelvey revealed the policy, writing: “New research.  show all text
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@Liberationtech on Twitter
@Liberationtech: WeWork takes meat off the menu as part of environmental policy drive tcrn.ch/2uKADYD via @techcrunch
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@TechCrunch: WeWork is going vegetarian tcrn.ch/2NgHeRY
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<![CDATA[https://twitter.com/anneapplebaum/status/1018945369441488896]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:19:40 +0000 twitter.com
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@GreatDismal on Twitter
@GreatDismal: There are 2 crises blowing up Twitter now. One = Brexit. And one = Trump-Russia. But, they're not separate. It's absolutely nuts to be dismissing parliament in what is a national security emergency in the US. It's a national security emergency here too. We are part of the plan twitter.com/anneapplebaum/…
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@markoff on Twitter
@markoff: There are 2 crises blowing up Twitter now. One = Brexit. And one = Trump-Russia. But, they're not separate. It's absolutely nuts to be dismissing parliament in what is a national security emergency in the US. It's a national security emergency here too. We are part of the plan twitter.com/anneapplebaum/…
@carolecadwalla on Twitter
@carolecadwalla: There are 2 crises blowing up Twitter now. One = Brexit. And one = Trump-Russia. But, they're not separate. It's absolutely nuts to be dismissing parliament in what is a national security emergency in the US. It's a national security emergency here too. We are part of the plan twitter.com/anneapplebaum/…
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<![CDATA[Trump's Stupid ‘Where Is the DNC Server?’ Conspiracy Theory, Explained - Motherboard]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:19:40 +0000 motherboard.vice.com - Jason Koebler
Monday, in a press conference with Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump refused to say that Russia had anything to do with the 2016 Democratic National Committee, DCCC, and Hillary Clinton campaign hacks, despite the fact that 12 Russians were indicted by the FBI Friday. Instead, when asked if he believed the Russians were involved, Trump repeated his belief that the DNC and the FBI are hiding something. “You have groups that are wondering why the FBI never took the server?,” Trump said. “Why was the F.  show all text
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@harrisj on Twitter
@harrisj: .@RidT and @hacks4pancakes tell us why the "Where is the DNC Server?" conspiracy theory is dumb as hell. motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/…
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@cfarivar on Twitter
@cfarivar: .@RidT and @hacks4pancakes tell us why the "Where is the DNC Server?" conspiracy theory is dumb as hell. motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/…
@gavinsblog on Twitter
@gavinsblog: Those doubting Russians hacked the DNC because FBI apparently didn't examine the physical server have, to be clear, no idea what they're talking about - images/snapshots more valuable - info outside network - evidence before indictment already overwhelming motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/… pic.twitter.com/6fCMveg1KM
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<![CDATA[Trump, at Putin’s Side, Questions U.S. Intelligence on 2016 Election]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:19:40 +0000 nytimes.com - By JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS
At the end of their first summit meeting, Mr. Trump would not say whether he believes American intelligence agencies or Mr. Putin about Russian electoral interference.
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@davidriecks on Twitter
@davidriecks: Trump thanks President Putin for his assistance in the 2016 election and says he is looking forward to continued success in the 2018 midterms. #WTF nytimes.com/2018/07/16/wor…
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@markoff on Twitter
@markoff: Trump's 2 most powerful political arguments -- that he is the alpha leader in the world today and always puts America first -- were dealt a severe, self-inflicted blow today. Via @juliehdavis nytimes.com/2018/07/16/wor…
@nytimesworld on Twitter
@nytimesworld: Whom does Trump believe about election interference, Putin or American intelligence agencies? He won't say. nyti.ms/2up1w4C
@nytimesworld on Twitter
@nytimesworld: After saying the United States is to blame for poor relations with Russia, President Trump questioned whether Moscow hacked the American election nyti.ms/2KZ3TFZ
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<![CDATA[Maria Butina, Russian gun rights advocate, charged in U.S. with acting as Russian Federation agent - The Washington Post]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:19:40 +0000 washingtonpost.com
Butina, 29, is accused of trying to establish “back channel” communications, was arrested Sunday in Washington, D.C.
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@GreatDismal on Twitter
@GreatDismal: She began reaching out to NRA members and other American gun enthusiasts in 2013, on several occasions hosting NRA executives and gun activists in Moscow, including one delegation that included former Milwaukee Sheriff Dave Clarke wapo.st/2mlyIWz?tid=ss…
@harrisj on Twitter
@harrisj: The Big Thing you need to know about Maria Butina, Russian gun rights advocate, who was charged with being Russian spy. Her platform for spying on the US political system was the @NRA . @TomJackmanWP @postros wapo.st/2mlyIWz?tid=ss…
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@ktumulty on Twitter
@ktumulty: The Russian spy who used the NRA....Maria Butina, charged in U.S. with acting as Russian Federation agent wapo.st/2mlyIWz?tid=ss… @TomJackmanWP @PostRoz
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<![CDATA[Trump Questions Finding of Russia’s 2016 Meddling as He Appears With Putin - WSJ]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:19:40 +0000 wsj.com
President Donald Trump on Monday publicly questioned the U.S. intelligence conclusion that Moscow meddled in the 2016 presidential election as he stood beside Russian leader Vladimir Putin, in a move that lawmakers of both parties said was a stunning alignment with a U.S. adversary.
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@blakehounshell on Twitter
@blakehounshell: The White House had planned for Trump to “push Putin” at today’s presser, thinking any confrontational approach would come as a surprise and “make him look good,” one official said. “Obviously, it didn’t happen,” the official said. @PeterWSJ wsj.com/amp/articles/t…
@harrisj on Twitter
@harrisj: Is there anything sadder than the WH staff who expected Trump to be tough on Putin? twitter.com/rebeccaballhau…
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@cfarivar on Twitter
@cfarivar: The White House had planned for Trump to “push Putin” at today’s presser, thinking any confrontational approach would come as a surprise and “make him look good,” one official said. “Obviously, it didn’t happen,” the official said. @PeterWSJ wsj.com/amp/articles/t…
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<![CDATA[Mariia Butina, Who Sought ‘Back Channel’ Meeting for Trump and Putin, Is Charged as Russian Agent]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:19:40 +0000 nytimes.com - By MATT APUZZO, KATIE BENNER and SHARON LaFRANIERE
Mariia Butina was accused of trying to broker secret relationships with American politicians so Russia could influence American policies.
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@jsundmanus on Twitter
@jsundmanus: In Trump's defense, she is kinda pretty. twitter.com/JillWineBanks/…
@weddady on Twitter
@weddady: "Alleged" FARA violations aside, Maria Butina is already deportable as her F-1 visa doesn't allow her to do any work on US soil unless as part of her school program - work study under 20 hours #Immigration101 nyti.ms/2NVn1CA
@nytimes on Twitter
@nytimes: “Quoting from emails, prosecutors laid out the most explicit evidence to date that at least one American was knowingly involved in the Russian influence effort.” nyti.ms/2NVn1CA?smid=n…
@cfarivar on Twitter
@cfarivar: As Trump makes nice with Putin, his Justice Department charges a Russian woman who tried to broker secret meetings between the two during the 2016 campaign with carrying out a secret Russian effort to influence American politics. @mattapuzzo @ktbenner nytimes.com/2018/07/16/us/…
@Jason on Twitter
@Jason: �� nytimes.com/2018/07/16/us/…
@nytimes on Twitter
@nytimes: Breaking News: The Justice Department announced espionage charges against a Russian woman who tried to broker Trump-Putin meetings during the 2016 campaign nyti.ms/2zJruVL
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<![CDATA[Trump and Putin vs. America]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:19:40 +0000 nytimes.com - By THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN
The president’s refusal to condemn Russian attacks is a betrayal of every single American citizen.
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@davemcclure on Twitter
@davemcclure: In Opinion Op-Ed columnist Thomas Friedman writes, "Donald Trump is either an asset of Russian intelligence or really enjoys playing one on TV" nyti.ms/2zJZpxy
@cmschroed on Twitter
@cmschroed: "Listening to Trump, it was as if Franklin Roosevelt had announced after Pearl Harbor: 'Hey, both sides are to blame. Our battleships in Hawaii were a little provocative to Japan — and, by the way, I had nothing to do with the causes for their attack.'” nyti.ms/2LjTMHI
@willwilkinson on Twitter
@willwilkinson: Today the Russian asset theory, or at least the term, went from fringe to mainstream nytimes.com/2018/07/16/opi…
@nytimes on Twitter
@nytimes: My latest column: Trump and Putin vs. America nyti.ms/2zHsoC5
@AlexSteffen on Twitter
@AlexSteffen: A seismic shift in opinion: "There's overwhelming evidence that our president, for the first time in our history, is...engaged in treasonous behavior—behavior that violates his oath of office to 'preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the US.'" nytimes.com/2018/07/16/opi…
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<![CDATA[Christopher Orr on Twitter: "Actually, no. The funny thing is that this nonsense tweet comes from the husband of a woman (Dana Loesch) whose organization (the NRA) appears to be right in the middle o...]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:19:40 +0000 twitter.com
“Actually, no. The funny thing is that this nonsense tweet comes from the husband of a woman (Dana Loesch) whose organization (the NRA) appears to be right in the middle of Russia's efforts to influence the election. Sometimes, it really is better to say nothing. https://t.co/PhA3FlJvO9”
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@Anthony on Twitter
@Anthony: Whoops! theguardian.com/us-news/2018/j… twitter.com/mzhemingway/st…
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@mmasnick on Twitter
@mmasnick: This aged poorly. twitter.com/MZHemingway/st…
@tjl on Twitter
@tjl: This aged poorly. twitter.com/MZHemingway/st…
@NoahShachtman on Twitter
@NoahShachtman: From the mind that told you "Scott Pruitt is Trump's Biggest Asset." thefederalist.com/2018/04/04/sco… twitter.com/MZHemingway/st…
@goldman on Twitter
@goldman: well this rivals my "Croatia is playing better than France" tweet twitter.com/MZHemingway/st…
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<![CDATA[@AndrewZucker: 'Here’s @NRA head Wayne LaPierre meeting with Maria Butina, who was arrested yesterday and charged by DoJ with being a Russian spy. ']]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:20:51 +0000 twitter.com
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@danxoneil on Twitter
@danxoneil: Treason. twitter.com/AndrewZucker/s…
@dansinker on Twitter
@dansinker: Here’s @NRA head Wayne LaPierre meeting with Maria Butina, who was arrested yesterday and charged by DoJ with being a Russian spy. pic.twitter.com/i83YNBifUf
@odannyboy on Twitter
@odannyboy: Here’s @NRA head Wayne LaPierre meeting with Maria Butina, who was arrested yesterday and charged by DoJ with being a Russian spy. pic.twitter.com/i83YNBifUf
@NoahShachtman on Twitter
@NoahShachtman: Here’s @NRA head Wayne LaPierre meeting with Maria Butina, who was arrested yesterday and charged by DoJ with being a Russian spy. pic.twitter.com/i83YNBifUf
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<![CDATA[Russian National Charged in Conspiracy to Act as an Agent of the Russian Federation Within the United States | OPA | Department of Justice]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:20:51 +0000 justice.gov
A criminal complaint was unsealed today in the District of Columbia charging a Russian national with conspiracy to act as an agent of the Russian Federation within the United States without prior notification to the Attorney General.
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@blakehounshell on Twitter
@blakehounshell: Former head of intelligence law at NSA --> twitter.com/AprilFDoss/sta…
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@IdeaGov on Twitter
@IdeaGov: Mariia Butina, a Russian national, has been charged with acting as a surreptitious Russian agent and establishing a secret back channel with the GOP through the NRA. More likely to come on this; no wonder GOP members of HPSCI refused our request to bring her and others in. twitter.com/natashabertran…
@IdeaGov on Twitter
@IdeaGov: Truth ⬇️ twitter.com/ideagov/status…
@cfarivar on Twitter
@cfarivar: Mariia Butina, a Russian national, has been charged with acting as a surreptitious Russian agent and establishing a secret back channel with the GOP through the NRA. More likely to come on this; no wonder GOP members of HPSCI refused our request to bring her and others in. twitter.com/natashabertran…
@data4all on Twitter
@data4all: Mariia Butina, a Russian national, has been charged with acting as a surreptitious Russian agent and establishing a secret back channel with the GOP through the NRA. More likely to come on this; no wonder GOP members of HPSCI refused our request to bring her and others in. twitter.com/natashabertran…
@cfarivar on Twitter
@cfarivar: This is really big news. Here's the Post's story on how this Russian -- known for her good looks and love of guns -- got Russian interests and Russian $ entwined with the NRA. washingtonpost.com/politics/how-t… twitter.com/TheJusticeDept…
@IdeaGov on Twitter
@IdeaGov: When you read actual indictment you will see level of detailed planning and coordination that went on with just this one person. Multiply that by all the #TeamTreason players, and no wonder Mueller needs hundreds of blank subpoenas. Some Americans are shitting their pants now. twitter.com/IdeaGov/status…
@ProPublica on Twitter
@ProPublica: This is really big news. Here's the Post's story on how this Russian -- known for her good looks and love of guns -- got Russian interests and Russian $ entwined with the NRA. washingtonpost.com/politics/how-t… twitter.com/TheJusticeDept…
@IdeaGov on Twitter
@IdeaGov: This is really big news. Here's the Post's story on how this Russian -- known for her good looks and love of guns -- got Russian interests and Russian $ entwined with the NRA. washingtonpost.com/politics/how-t… twitter.com/TheJusticeDept…
@IdeaGov on Twitter
@IdeaGov: NEW: Russian with NRA ties has been indicted for being a foreign agent "infiltrating organizations having influence in American politics, for the purpose of advancing the interests" of Russia w/o registering under FARA justice.gov/opa/pr/russian… Background: thebea.st/2meshDg pic.twitter.com/6nzgxKQwhq
@NoahShachtman on Twitter
@NoahShachtman: I remember in late 2016 when the original source for this story called me and said, "Noah, holy shit. I know what the real Trump-Russia connection is." twitter.com/NoahShachtman/…
@ericgarland on Twitter
@ericgarland: They took down the NRA's Russian agent...next stop...? �� justice.gov/opa/pr/russian…
@mattyglesias on Twitter
@mattyglesias: Maria Butina officially charged today for acting as an agent of the Russian government. Reference in the press release to a sanctioned official is Alexander Torshin. justice.gov/opa/pr/russian… pic.twitter.com/9FHJAfmnfM
@NoahShachtman on Twitter
@NoahShachtman: WE TOLD YOU thedailybeast.com/the-kremlin-an… justice.gov/opa/pr/russian…
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<![CDATA[Video on Twitter]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:20:51 +0000 twitter.com
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@Glinner on Twitter
@Glinner: Wow. Opposition! twitter.com/BBCPolitics/st…
@caitlinmoran on Twitter
@caitlinmoran: Conservative MP @Anna_Soubry attacked "ideologically driven" colleagues with "gold-plated pensions and inherited wealth" for ignoring the "reality" of Brexit. pic.twitter.com/hZF5DU9wy7
@thomaspower on Twitter
@thomaspower: Here’s what it looks like when a political party explodes. pic.twitter.com/k1kkysboT4
@arusbridger on Twitter
@arusbridger: THIS is parliamentary sovereignty. @Anna_Soubry twitter.com/bbcpolitics/st…
@johnnyryan on Twitter
@johnnyryan: Conservative MP @Anna_Soubry attacked "ideologically driven" colleagues with "gold-plated pensions and inherited wealth" for ignoring the "reality" of Brexit. pic.twitter.com/hZF5DU9wy7
@jerrymichalski on Twitter
@jerrymichalski: Here’s what it looks like when a political party explodes. pic.twitter.com/k1kkysboT4
@swardley on Twitter
@swardley: The Conservative party is ripping itself to shreds, well that's not surprising ... it helps build the case for May to step in and say "we will have to let the public decide" -> twitter.com/BBCPolitics/st…
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<![CDATA[President Donald Trump humiliated at Helsinki summit press conference with Vladimir Putin - Axios]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:20:51 +0000 axios.com
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@harrisj on Twitter
@harrisj: The White House spin is that there's something constitutionally wrong with the president. axios.com/trump-putin-ru… pic.twitter.com/3ZaZWZjseb
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@cfarivar on Twitter
@cfarivar: President Trump's press conference with Vladimir Putin was a disaster. And that was the assessment of many of his GOP allies. axios.com/trump-putin-ru… pic.twitter.com/AE17RNbLde
@alex on Twitter
@alex: The White House spin is that there's something constitutionally wrong with the president. axios.com/trump-putin-ru… pic.twitter.com/3ZaZWZjseb
@ericgeller on Twitter
@ericgeller: "A number of people who’ve discussed election meddling with Trump, including current senior administration officials, say his brain can’t process that collusion and cyberattacks are two different things." axios.com/trump-putin-ru…
@mmasnick on Twitter
@mmasnick: This is the 388th tweet in the #ToddlerinChief thread. twitter.com/dandrezner/sta…
@dansinker on Twitter
@dansinker: tmw your attempt to mitigate the damage is to claim that...the President’s brain does not work twitter.com/lkmcgann/statu…
@mattyglesias on Twitter
@mattyglesias: This is such odd spin. I was alive during the 2016 election campaign, and Donald Trump’s public statements reveal clear awareness that John Podesta’s emails were given by hackers to Wikileaks and that this was helpful to his campaign. twitter.com/lkmcgann/statu…
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<![CDATA[SASC CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ON TRUMP-PUTIN MEETING - Press Releases - United States Senator John McCain]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2018 21:29:34 +0000 mccain.senate.gov
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@CoryBooker on Twitter
@CoryBooker: Today’s press conference in #Helsinki was one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory. My full statement on the #HelsinkiSummit: mccain.senate.gov/public/index.c…
@GreatDismal on Twitter
@GreatDismal: Powerful words, @SenJohnMcCain — right up to “one can only hope.” Two GOP Senators could do more than hope. twitter.com/SenJohnMcCain/…
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@ramez on Twitter
@ramez: You and one other Republican could effectively put a stop to this by announcing that you will be caucusing with the Democrats until things change twitter.com/SenJohnMcCain/…
@ericgarland on Twitter
@ericgarland: Today’s press conference in #Helsinki was one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory. My full statement on the #HelsinkiSummit: mccain.senate.gov/public/index.c…
@christinelu on Twitter
@christinelu: Today’s press conference in #Helsinki was one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory. My full statement on the #HelsinkiSummit: mccain.senate.gov/public/index.c…
@sacca on Twitter
@sacca: Today’s press conference in #Helsinki was one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory. My full statement on the #HelsinkiSummit: mccain.senate.gov/public/index.c…
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