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 Wed, 18 Oct 2017 06:59:35 +0000 Wed, 18 Oct 2017 06:59:35 +0000 <![CDATA[Khaya Dlanga on Twitter: "Many of us know this famous picture of Tommie Smith and John Carlos. But few know the bravery and tragedy of the white guy, Peter Norman. https://t.co/A96hzYtdvI"]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 06:51:57 +0000 twitter.com
“Many of us know this famous picture of Tommie Smith and John Carlos. But few know the bravery and tragedy of the white guy, Peter Norman.”
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@onambiguity on Twitter
@onambiguity: Many of us know this famous picture of Tommie Smith and John Carlos. But few know the bravery and tragedy of the wh… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
@JoannaG on Twitter
@JoannaG: Many of us know this famous picture of Tommie Smith and John Carlos. But few know the bravery and tragedy of the wh… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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@haacked on Twitter
@haacked: Many of us know this famous picture of Tommie Smith and John Carlos. But few know the bravery and tragedy of the wh… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
@cfarivar on Twitter
@cfarivar: Many of us know this famous picture of Tommie Smith and John Carlos. But few know the bravery and tragedy of the wh… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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<![CDATA[Brandon Friedman on Twitter: "1. Let's talk for a minute about "he knew what he signed up for.""]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 06:51:57 +0000 twitter.com
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@felixsalmon on Twitter
@felixsalmon: Pay attention: twitter.com/BFriedmanDC/st…
@blakehounshell on Twitter
@blakehounshell: Thread twitter.com/bfriedmandc/st…
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@jezhumble on Twitter
@jezhumble: THIS is what disrespecting those who serve looks like. twitter.com/BFriedmanDC/st…
@SarahM on Twitter
@SarahM: Thread twitter.com/BFriedmanDC/st…
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<![CDATA[Fundraiser by Myeshia Johnson : Sgt. La David T Johnson Scholarship]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 06:51:57 +0000 gofundme.com
Myeshia Johnson needs your help today! Sgt. La David T Johnson Scholarship - It is with a heavy heart that we announce the death of our Role Model Son and American Hero, Army Sergeant La David T. Johnson.  This Green Beret, 25, of Miami Gardens, Fla., was ambushed in Niger while providing training and security assistance to the Nigeriens Armed Forces in the region overwhe...
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@monteiro on Twitter
@monteiro: I was hoping to raise $5k tonight. Instead, YOU raised $118,125 for kids of an American hero. PLS keep giving. gofundme.com/sgt-la-david-j…
@yelvington on Twitter
@yelvington: Verified @gofundme campaign to pay for college for the children of Sgt. La David T. Johnson, KIA in Niger. gofundme.com/sgt-la-david-j…
@BittrScrptReadr on Twitter
@BittrScrptReadr: I’d like to raise $5k tonight for a scholarship fund set up for the kids of Sgt La David Johnson who died in Niger. gofundme.com/sgt-la-david-j…
@SaraJBenincasa on Twitter
@SaraJBenincasa: Verified @gofundme campaign to pay for college for the children of Sgt. La David T. Johnson, KIA in Niger. gofundme.com/sgt-la-david-j…
@SaraJBenincasa on Twitter
@SaraJBenincasa: I’d like to raise $5k tonight for a scholarship fund set up for the kids of Sgt La David Johnson who died in Niger. gofundme.com/sgt-la-david-j…
@butwait on Twitter
@butwait: If you’re able to, please consider donating to fund scholarships for fallen soldier, Sgt. La David Johnson’s, kids. gofundme.com/sgt-la-david-j…
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@NickKristof on Twitter
@NickKristof: Verified @gofundme campaign to pay for college for the children of Sgt. La David T. Johnson, KIA in Niger. gofundme.com/sgt-la-david-j…
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<![CDATA[@Bill_Gross: 'In the "I'm getting old" department.., a kid saw this and said, "oh, you 3D-printed the 'Save' Icon." ']]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 04:51:19 +0000 twitter.com
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@butwait on Twitter
@butwait: In the "I'm getting old" department.., a kid saw this and said, "oh, you 3D-printed the 'Save' Icon." pic.twitter.com/rwgCpSjfDQ
@felixsalmon on Twitter
@felixsalmon: In the "I'm getting old" department.., a kid saw this and said, "oh, you 3D-printed the 'Save' Icon." pic.twitter.com/rwgCpSjfDQ
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@ScottMonty on Twitter
@ScottMonty: In the "I'm getting old" department.., a kid saw this and said, "oh, you 3D-printed the 'Save' Icon." pic.twitter.com/rwgCpSjfDQ
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<![CDATA[Jared Kushner Adds Charles Harder to Legal Team As West Wing Pressure Mounts | Vanity Fair]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 04:51:19 +0000 vanityfair.com
On Friday, Reince Priebus testified for hours with lawyers on special counsel Robert Mueller’s team. While Priebus has been careful not to criticize the president openly, sources who have spoken to him say he’s not happy about the way he was treated by Trump—and his family. Is Kushner nervous? He has added Charles Harder to his legal team.
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@sarahcuda on Twitter
@sarahcuda: SCOOP: Jared Kushner has hired Charles Harder, the lawyer who helped crush Gawker, to join his legal team vntyfr.com/f9OVcFK
@nickbilton on Twitter
@nickbilton: SCOOP: Jared Kushner has hired Charles Harder, the lawyer who helped crush Gawker, to join his legal team vntyfr.com/f9OVcFK
@daveweigel on Twitter
@daveweigel: SCOOP: Jared Kushner has hired Charles Harder, the lawyer who helped crush Gawker, to join his legal team vntyfr.com/f9OVcFK
@cfarivar on Twitter
@cfarivar: SCOOP: Jared Kushner has hired Charles Harder, the lawyer who helped crush Gawker, to join his legal team vntyfr.com/f9OVcFK
@JoeTrippi on Twitter
@JoeTrippi: SCOOP: Jared Kushner has hired Charles Harder, the lawyer who helped crush Gawker, to join his legal team vntyfr.com/HfdsuQ5
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<![CDATA[Google Serves Fake News Ads in an Unlikely Place: Fact-Checking Sites]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 04:51:19 +0000 nytimes.com - By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI and LINDA QIU
Google placed ads linking to blatantly bogus stories on Snopes and PolitiFact, sites created precisely to dispel such falsehoods.
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@yelvington on Twitter
@yelvington: “Google Serves Fake News Ads in an Unlikely Place: Fact-Checking Sites.” Not just Snopes & Politico. Reuters, too. nytimes.com/2017/10/17/tec…
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@jeremys on Twitter
@jeremys: This is nutty. Fake headlines served as Google ads on fact-checking sites, linked to fake versions of actual pubs mobile.nytimes.com/2017/10/17/tec…
@sarahcuda on Twitter
@sarahcuda: Fake stories promoted with ads served by Google appeared on fact-checking sites created to dispel such falsehoods nyti.ms/2ywrAxQ
@nytimes on Twitter
@nytimes: Fake stories promoted with ads served by Google appeared on fact-checking sites created to dispel such falsehoods nyti.ms/2ywrAxQ
@goldman on Twitter
@goldman: Fake stories promoted with ads served by Google appeared on fact-checking sites created to dispel such falsehoods nyti.ms/2gOgBpG
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<![CDATA[Ezra Klein on Twitter: ""Any fire is the fault of the people who built this barn out of wood," says the man holding a gas canister and a book of matches near the bl… https://t.co/9HaRIR1kXj"]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 04:51:19 +0000 twitter.com
“"Any fire is the fault of the people who built this barn out of wood," says the man holding a gas canister and a book of matches near the blaze, and who had repeatedly tweeted that he was going to set fire to the barn earlier. https://t.co/0BudVNFWID”
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@harrisj on Twitter
@harrisj: "Any fire is the fault of the people who built this barn out of wood," says the man holding a gas canister and a bo… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
@donohoe on Twitter
@donohoe: "Any fire is the fault of the people who built this barn out of wood," says the man holding a gas canister and a bo… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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@jsundmanus on Twitter
@jsundmanus: "Any fire is the fault of the people who built this barn out of wood," says the man holding a gas canister and a bo… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
@sacca on Twitter
@sacca: "Any fire is the fault of the people who built this barn out of wood," says the man holding a gas canister and a bo… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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<![CDATA[Trump to widow of Sgt. La David Johnson: 'He knew what he...]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:59:04 +0000 local10.com
U.S. President Donald Trump told U.S. Army Sgt. La David Johnson's widow Tuesday that he knew what he signed up for ...but when it happens it hurts anyway, when he died serving in northwestern Africa, according to Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Miami Gardens. 
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@harrisj on Twitter
@harrisj: Trump to widow of Sgt. La David Johnson: "He knew what he signed up for" bit.ly/2kUHPzz?source… pic.twitter.com/sjzs9saPLh
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@nelson on Twitter
@nelson: "He knew what he signed up for." Donald Trump is a depraved monster. Monster monster monster. local10.com/news/politics/…
@kimmaicutler on Twitter
@kimmaicutler: “He knew what he signed up for.” – President Trump, to the pregnant widow of a dead soldier local10.com/news/politics/…
@mattyglesias on Twitter
@mattyglesias: Uh… local10.com/news/politics/…
@JaneyGodley on Twitter
@JaneyGodley: Trump to widow of Sgt. La David Johnson: "He knew what he signed up for" bit.ly/2kUHPzz?source… pic.twitter.com/sjzs9saPLh
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<![CDATA[Judge tosses libel lawsuit against AP by Russian oligarch tied to Manafort - POLITICO]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:59:04 +0000 politico.com
Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska failed to allege 'actual malice' by the news outlet, the court says.
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@yelvington on Twitter
@yelvington: Judge tosses Oleg Deripaska's libel suit against the AP politico.com/story/2017/10/…
@blakehounshell on Twitter
@blakehounshell: Judge tosses Oleg Deripaska's libel suit against the AP politico.com/story/2017/10/…
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@politico on Twitter
@politico: Judge tosses libel lawsuit against AP by Russian oligarch tied to Manafort politi.co/2yvtSve pic.twitter.com/yMsMflJ3ZX
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<![CDATA[WPLG Local 10 News on Twitter: "Trump to widow of Sgt. La David Johnson: "He knew what he signed up for" https://t.co/ZKREENMCjA https://t.co/sjzs9saPLh"]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:59:04 +0000 twitter.com
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@monteiro on Twitter
@monteiro: There is no bottom to this ignorance and insensitivity… twitter.com/wplglocal10/st…
@blakehounshell on Twitter
@blakehounshell: The comforter in chief twitter.com/WPLGLocal10/st…
@BittrScrptReadr on Twitter
@BittrScrptReadr: Damn. He can always go lower, can't he? twitter.com/WPLGLocal10/st…
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@sacca on Twitter
@sacca: No. Words. twitter.com/wplglocal10/st…
@GavinNewsom on Twitter
@GavinNewsom: Our President has no soul. twitter.com/wplglocal10/st…
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<![CDATA[CJ Ciaramella on Twitter: "Ah wonderful, the NYPD says it has no idea how to retrieve its asset forfeiture database and no backup of it https://t.co/eabNqh1y9q #FOIA https://t.co/T9n2IK4KJw"]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:59:04 +0000 twitter.com
“Ah wonderful, the NYPD says it has no idea how to retrieve its asset forfeiture database and no backup of it https://t.co/eabNqh1y9q #FOIA”
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@donohoe on Twitter
@donohoe: Ah wonderful, the NYPD says it has no idea how to retrieve its asset forfeiture database and no backup of it… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
@kleinmatic on Twitter
@kleinmatic: Ah wonderful, the NYPD says it has no idea how to retrieve its asset forfeiture database and no backup of it… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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@cfarivar on Twitter
@cfarivar: Ah wonderful, the NYPD says it has no idea how to retrieve its asset forfeiture database and no backup of it… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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<![CDATA[Fox News Poll on Twitter: "BREAKING! Roy Moore & Doug Jones tied in #AL-SEN @FoxNews #Poll MORE: https://t.co/gbaOyMA1Wq https://t.co/qh3WXCwKAb"]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:59:04 +0000 twitter.com
“BREAKING! Roy Moore &amp; Doug Jones tied in #AL-SEN @FoxNews #Poll MORE: https://t.co/gbaOyMA1Wq”
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@BittrScrptReadr on Twitter
@BittrScrptReadr: this would be the greatest Bannon face plant in history twitter.com/foxnewspoll/st…
@blakehounshell on Twitter
@blakehounshell: How to explain this at the same time the Virginia governor's race is tightening? twitter.com/foxnewspoll/st…
@yelvington on Twitter
@yelvington: All you saying Steve Bannon is someone the GOP should fear - his candidate might lose Ala-f*cking-bama! twitter.com/foxnewspoll/st…
@Anthony on Twitter
@Anthony: �� twitter.com/foxnewspoll/st…
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@sacca on Twitter
@sacca: Well. A Fox News Poll has Alabama Senate tied, 42 to 42 percent. twitter.com/foxnewspoll/st…
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<![CDATA[@SwiftOnSecurity: '@cjciaramella You’ve got to be shitting me. ']]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:59:04 +0000 twitter.com
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@kleinmatic on Twitter
@kleinmatic: @cjciaramella You’ve got to be shitting me. pic.twitter.com/YXp4DGlyEz
@donohoe on Twitter
@donohoe: @cjciaramella You’ve got to be shitting me. pic.twitter.com/YXp4DGlyEz
@ftrain on Twitter
@ftrain: @cjciaramella You’ve got to be shitting me. pic.twitter.com/YXp4DGlyEz
@harrisj on Twitter
@harrisj: @cjciaramella You’ve got to be shitting me. pic.twitter.com/YXp4DGlyEz
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@cfarivar on Twitter
@cfarivar: @cjciaramella You’ve got to be shitting me. pic.twitter.com/YXp4DGlyEz
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<![CDATA[Here Are Twitter's Latest Rules for Fighting Hate and Abuse | WIRED]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:13:58 +0000 wired.com
Memo outlines steps Twitter plans to control hate and abuse on the service, including expanded definitions of nudity and more enforcement.
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@GreatDismal on Twitter
@GreatDismal: twitter's making more safety changes. Good. But not enough IMO wired.com/story/here-are…
@monteiro on Twitter
@monteiro: “Wanna make the obvious and easy call of banning Nazis?” “Naaaaaaaaah. Both sides, right?” wired.com/story/here-are… pic.twitter.com/iWroQJElMX
@monteiro on Twitter
@monteiro: Twitter announces new rules for fighting hate and abuse and they do NEITHER. Swing and a miss @jack. Quit. wired.com/story/here-are…
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@nxthompson on Twitter
@nxthompson: The things that make Twitter distinct are the things that make it always late in countering abuse. wired.com/story/here-are…
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<![CDATA[Khaya Dlanga on Twitter: "Many of us know this famous picture of Tommie Smith and John Carlos. But few know the bravery and tragedy of the white guy, Peter Norman. https://t.co/A96hzYtdvI"]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:20:17 +0000 twitter.com
“Many of us know this famous picture of Tommie Smith and John Carlos. But few know the bravery and tragedy of the white guy, Peter Norman.”
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@Anthony on Twitter
@Anthony: I never knew Peter Norman’s story, check this thread >>> twitter.com/khayadlanga/st…
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@kimmaicutler on Twitter
@kimmaicutler: thread. I had no clue. twitter.com/khayadlanga/st…
@stewart on Twitter
@stewart: thread. I had no clue. twitter.com/khayadlanga/st…
@goldman on Twitter
@goldman: thread. I had no clue. twitter.com/khayadlanga/st…
@mmasnick on Twitter
@mmasnick: Had no idea. This is an amazing story. twitter.com/khayadlanga/st…
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