Writer. Contributed to The Atlantic, Vice, The Daily Beast, The Verge & more. Blocked by Trump, Sean Hannity, Scientology & more.

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Thor Benson is a traveling freelance writer who's written articles for The Atlantic, Slate, Rolling Stone, Vice, Fast company, Truthdig and many others.

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@thor_benson — 12,338 followers, 18,490 tweets

Nov 17, 2017

@AustinOnSocial I wasn't sure if it was funny or not. I guess I'll delete

Nov 17, 2017

Millennials ruined sexual harassment.

Nov 17, 2017

@B_resnick Don't tell me how to be bad at my job, thank you very much.

Nov 17, 2017

RT @JoshuaHol: A gift to Sinclair... "The FCC just repealed a 42-year-old rule blocking broadcast media mergers"  http://wapo.st/2j0jUKF?tid=ss_tw&utm_term=.b8b97dbc2f1a 

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