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@amyalkon — 11,143 followers, 71,430 tweets

Nov 23, 2017

Boyfriend, readying our dinner, just called me "Miss Manners with a Lobotomy." I don't think it was a compliment, but it made me laugh.

Nov 23, 2017

Ugh. Cathy's right. Sick of these calls for ideological purity. Reality: To be human is to be a flawed, hypocritical asshole, at least some of the time. Ideally, you try to cut down on this stuff. Even more ideally, you succeed, at least somewhat. https://t.co/fF7txtEPMY

Nov 23, 2017

Being included in the group of people Nicholas Christakis admires just made my day. (The feeling is mutual.)  https://twitter.com/NAChristakis/status/933824697329946625 

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