Dear politicians/political influencers:
When you tweet about my father’s birthday, remember that he was resolute about eradicating racism, poverty & militarism.
Encourage & enact policies that reflect your birthday sentiments.
Here’s the authentic #MLK:
Aunt Dai is my favourite Chinese restaurant in Montreal, but the REAL treat is the menu, featuring extremely honest commentary from the owner.
I love this thread so much, especially "don't expect it to be SO tasty but it's a safe choice and make you happy."
The same House chamber doors where the armed standoff took place hours ago is being cleaned for members to return for the joint session:
“Cruel irony” — A source said of the imagery of Black essential workers cleaning up the aftermath of an armed standoff in the Capitol led by a violent white mob during the COVID-19 pandemic which has disproportionately infected and killed Black Americans.
Two new actions from Facebook:
1. Trump now locked out of posting to Facebook for 24 hrs
2. Facebook and Instagram have blocked the #StormTheCapitol hashtag. Movement gets FB's "dangerous" org designation, usually reserved for hate groups + terrorists
With new votes joining the tally, we are on a strong path. But even while we wait for more, let’s celebrate the extraordinary organizers, volunteers, canvassers & tireless groups that haven’t stopped going since Nov. Across our state, we roared. A few miles to go...but well done!
Who cares if the Southern Min spoken in Taiwan is called “Taiwanese 台語”? The angry & incredulous cannot fathom that people here can speak Chinese-origin languages, celebrate Chinese-origin holidays, have distant or close Chinese family & have the audacity not to *feel* Chinese.
Gift Guide: TechCrunch's Favorite Things of 2020
I love seeing what my coworkers write...I always get some ideas for stuff to do/read/listen to. My picks were: audiobooks narrated by Juliet Stevenson, Lovecraft Country & @k8dee16’s essays about the show, and Warrior (fingers crossed for season 3).
Yo, @techcrunch Is looking for folks to write on startups and business of tech in 2021. Contract positions. Some long term beat reporting, some meaty project/editor stuff.
Areas of interest:
Fintech and Crypto
And, of course, all kinds of startups
Minutes ago, trucks filled with #coronavirus vaccines departed the @pfizer facility in Portage, Mich., headed for distribution centers and airports. Crowds who gathered outside the facility cheered the departing @FedEx and @UPS trucks.
Replying to @syardi: Rarely is watching delivery trucks emotional but here we are.
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