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@jwherrman — 23,133 followers, 106 tweets

Oct 17, 2017

gonna try a brief twitter cleanse, mainly to see if a more permanent one would be worth it :)

Oct 17, 2017

Anyway it’s great to see/want to see these systems in more details, but we shouldn’t ascribe them magical power or complexity. They’re fucked up enough *as they really are*

Oct 17, 2017

Sure a lot of the product wouldn’t be great, and some of it would be defective or mislabeled. But whatever. Company card!

Oct 17, 2017

You’d browse the demographic aisles and fill your cart and get your credit card out and pay at the self-checkout and that’d be it. Mission accomplished, time for lunch.

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