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Hey, hey, hey, you visionary guy. Studying Victorian brutes at UC Davis. Last name is two words, one name: Hanley Cardozo.
Oct 7, 2018 16 tweets 3 min read
I'm amazed that we're still treating Melania's complicity and fashion choices as an open question after that "I really don't care" jacket, except that white womanhood allows for near endless innocence. An underdiscussed aspect of the "I really don't care" incident is the fact that there is literally no appropriate occasion for anyone associated with government to wear a garment with that slogan.
Sep 29, 2018 29 tweets 6 min read
One thing I can't stop thinking about lately is how heterosexual marriage benefits men and tends to harm women but it's culturally framed as something women want and men resist. *slaps roof of American culture*
this bad boy can fit so many misogynistic scams in it
Aug 26, 2018 6 tweets 1 min read
Living in the United States is seeing a tweet from someone who survived being shot and the first comment underneath is asking him why more people didn't start shooting, you know, to keep everyone safe. "I notice you and the other shooting victims did not pull out your own guns and shoot the shooter. Why not?"
Aug 5, 2018 5 tweets 1 min read
Just realized that since we read serial nineteenth-century novels only as whole books, we are basically bingewatching the nineteenth century. "Bleak House is so long!" Yeah, if you read all seasons in one go, I guess it is pretty long.
Jun 20, 2018 144 tweets 27 min read
OK, I have the speech up. I am going to go in order, with many digressions along the way. This is the sort of on-the-fly essay writing I do on here sometimes, so I may get things wrong. If I write it up, I'll correct. Linked the wrong speech, so I'm trying again.
Nov 26, 2017 28 tweets 3 min read
Pssst, German Jews were also normal Germans before their fellow citizens turned on them and maybe we could stand to think about that a little more. OF COURSE evil is banal. We know that. Maybe try humanizing those whose humanity is under attack idk idk
Nov 19, 2017 29 tweets 2 min read
Hi. History nerd here. 👋🏻 I’m seeing some creepy takes on adults having sex with teens as historically normal, and that’s only kinda true. I have a fun lecture I’ve done a few times on eighteenth-century British marriage.
Sep 26, 2017 37 tweets 3 min read
The fuzzy definition of "working class" is gaining a lot of mileage lately. Referring to Trump's base as "working class" serves his agenda FYI