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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.

Nov 23, 2017

Being included in the group of people Nicholas Christakis admires just made my day. (The feeling is mutual.) 

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