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Mathew Ingram @mathewi 43.776188,-79.149103

I'm a senior writer at Fortune. I have been the ninth caller and have won the weekend passes. I am an expert in stucco, a veteran in love and an outlaw in Peru.

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"What happened to Flickr? The same thing that happened to so many other nimble, innovative startups ... Yahoo." https://t.co/m5pFmWtnAK
Retweeted by Mathew IngramPeople who lecture you about how much time your kid spends with gadgets are the absolute worst. Your kid likes Barbie; my kid likes Google.
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5/30
2016
“The Immortal Myths About Online Abuse” by @anildash https://t.co/CuNelu3ITLthis happened while my Mom was at the gorilla exhibit. Her video. #cincinnatizoo #gorilla #harambe https://t.co/RFBUQEQGAr
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSame https://t.co/BHE5uVm5zlAs seen on the Upper East Side: a lady driving her dog around in a radio-controlled BMW https://t.co/pT79xRrPvr
Retweeted by Mathew IngramFrance has not banned people from sending work emails after hours – no matter how much we all want to believe it ✉️ https://t.co/FPOk7wQW9R
Retweeted by Mathew IngramEverything seems to be going well at the Libertarian conference https://t.co/nQJclPGqEZ
Retweeted by Mathew IngramCurrent status #BlueJays https://t.co/HodrjXUZeB https://t.co/EbbHMfna5f @dylanreed @TheAtlantic agreed @dylanreed @TheAtlantic One of the things Avengers movies do well is splashes of humor. Massive CGI and endless somber dialogue is tiresomehangover status: just cried at cyndi lauper's time after time
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIn new X-men the entire crew returns to fight Windows 10.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramLook how instinctively, the mother croc carries the baby in its mouth. Nature is beautiful. https://t.co/LWNAnRfowP
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBack in my day, I used to climb a 800 meter cliff to get to school. With a backpack. https://t.co/vpWJTn09lr https://t.co/gxcf1drxK8
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"Curiously unmentioned in the piece is Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim, one of the richest men on Earth..." https://t.co/OetKbm8SbQ
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram#F1 https://t.co/XF52IyUFyv
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOnly in Newfoundland. My father in law sleeping while a moose has a good sniff....he never knew the moose was there. https://t.co/6xKUYwTJvO
Retweeted by Mathew Ingramthis wifi network https://t.co/xx72wcFWSs
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBecause of course the courts are always right, and filing vexatious lawsuits never costs anyone money https://t.co/MwhNisdt1XThis is a pretty fair and balanced appraisal by @asymmetricinfo, as usual https://t.co/KWTEylUmHz @aragusea Way too subtle and nuanced for the morning of a holiday weekend, Adam :-) @WhatTheBit Yes, that review confirmed my worst fears after watching the trailer. Full of sound and fury, but signifying littleCats can be dicks -- episode #3,013,547 https://t.co/mtyPH8WSkdhttps://t.co/fW8uYRePR1
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis would be pretty great, although I think Idris Elba would also be fantastic https://t.co/gnO4rRpHbnEven Obi-Wan couldn't resist a good dad joke https://t.co/UGl7Cah1TC
Retweeted by Mathew IngramDamn. https://t.co/6lL1s6I0hAMy neighbor has an unsecured, wireless printer. Just sent this document to it. https://t.co/ErSJ0dU9c0
Retweeted by Mathew IngramNYT: Yes, we pulled a Gawker move to smoke out the billionaire trying to kill Gawker. https://t.co/EO8wyDG5KF https://t.co/C1fZwnZvTp
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThe editors agonized before rejecting the other headline: "Tenzin Norgay carries white man to top of Everest." https://t.co/gn78IVKpbl
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @raju a culture of optimize around what "performs well" even if it kills your brand and repution, because only one is measured hourly
Retweeted by Mathew IngramUnfortunately, w/hindsight, India digital news startups failing to innovate business models: https://t.co/IvupnIP0q6 https://t.co/LvHrVUbVbx
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThe Alexa iOS app is more confusing and buggier than iTunes on my Mac, that’s quite an achievement.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAgreed https://t.co/ib6Cvn0eSWWe all speak Shakespeare. #ShakespeareSunday https://t.co/xFHQFY72cd
Retweeted by Mathew IngramYou could leave the "on Twitter" part out and this would still be true https://t.co/ZIec1KgSXvThe First Badass Female Guitarist: Sister Rosetta Tharpe, the Godmother of Rock 'n' Roll https://t.co/iZab7rZN8b https://t.co/02Z5zPNVyE
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @margarita I basically just shut down until it goes away -- dark room, as little sensory input as possible
5/29
2016
"Gawker dies so its journalism can live" https://t.co/iF4sDPcpw8 @i_robertyoung How do you know? 😀Amazing story https://t.co/GNjApB3plB @aragusea It was a typo, but I kind of like it the way it is 😀Breakdown of a three day weekend: Friday - immortal Saturday - euphoric Sunday - triumphant Monday - main character at end of greek tragedy
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis is the best and most realistic ecology thread I've read in ages https://t.co/CcWMrXymbS
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOn the shutting down of LiveRail. @theinformation scoop in March. https://t.co/v1DJT8fJue https://t.co/LbWBtUbcn2
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThought that piece was a lot more balanced than the headline suggests https://t.co/NEyVi8Jgcz#MeanwhileinCanada https://t.co/sWeu8B2LHN
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAmazing number of Silicon Valley plutocrats/sycophants/wannabes who claim Gawker was only trash posts, and no great journalism at all. Nuts.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @dangillmor Yes, I meant to say "good question" but it works the way it is too 😀 @IvanTheK Yeah, I meant to say "good question," but I'm just going to leave it @mathewi's Love/Hate Relationship w/ Twitter https://t.co/lcBPmnWOYe @aaronnewcomb @gigastacey @leolaporte https://t.co/iG1UzICP1w
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGod question https://t.co/c4HH0HXsB3Batman vs. Superman 2: Bruce Wayne spends millions secretly bankrolling a decade of lawsuits that bankrupt The Daily Planet.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramLess Engagement For Links On Facebook https://t.co/71nRGGh1Bz <not a surprise. Soon this will happen to all organic reach, even FB native.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis is a mind-bogglingly bizarre story https://t.co/gZsMWFmVuPAccurate https://t.co/fRxBbyhq33What a stupid time to be alive. https://t.co/9Zho50zlde
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIf Trump's strategy is to rely on "earned" media https://t.co/VvzOnDIusx that means the people who grant it to him are part of his campaign.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramPretty sure Marc was responding to this one, not sure why it's not showing up https://t.co/SrWpfEHpCk https://t.co/FRWmglzLETIdeally we would have 100% less of that https://t.co/gHvHpAovN9Eliot makes some good points, I have to say https://t.co/cJAPqYQrtP @juhasaarinen I have high standards 😀Everyone wants to see power challenged, just as long as it's not their power or their friends' power https://t.co/UdAtaqXSk8 @vkhosla: I wish Gawker was like a 30% more mature version of itself. But basically I think we want to encourage journalists to take risks.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @impcapital I'm sorry things got so heated there. It is a difficult issue, no questionSilicon Valley's message to the media is clear: Treat us the way we want to be treated or we might retaliate https://t.co/wOP39YyAIs
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @impcapital @jaymarose I would enjoy that @chrisFnicholson @mariabustillos It's possible I could be wrong. That's just my interpretation of what would likely be covered by the 1st A @impcapital Do you know anything about me, or what I think or believe? Or are you just looking for someone to swear at and belittle? @impcapital I'm not saying I'm smarter than the entire legal system, I'm just providing an opinion on a specific decision @chrisFnicholson @mariabustillos Seems to me that would be coveredSorry, I thought you were interested in discussing this topic rationally. Guess I was mistaken https://t.co/zGDzp9H5ED @AureliaCotta @murdochdavis yes, those laws seem to have gone out of fashionHe made it very clear in his NYT interview that that was his intention https://t.co/T7MyskV6HU @chrisFnicholson @mariabustillos @mathewi Brett Michaels lawsuits say otherwise as precedent. Said news reports could run clips.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @chrisFnicholson @mathewi had Gawker posted "a sex tape" rather than a minute, blurry excerpt illustrating an essay, I'd agree.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @chrisFnicholson @mathewi Florida's 2DCA has already suggested you're wrong there. https://t.co/JgQBN361uJ
Retweeted by Mathew IngramDoes have the right to do wrong, & libel chill is a real result. Should courts ask who's funding? #media #journalism https://t.co/UvgijPr5X3
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWhy are descriptions covered but not video? https://t.co/OVWSjVqWzhShoulda gone to medical school. https://t.co/XZwp225phW
Retweeted by Mathew IngramCrucial question https://t.co/4Lz1GR1YMASurvey found 64% of judges say they would like to know if lawyers in case are having bills paid by someone else. https://t.co/3bg2WjE5SX
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI think the main point is that the First Amendment protects even content that some find deeply offensive https://t.co/T1Dtz3boPr @raju @lockyear thanks Raju :-)Does Thiel have the right to secretly fund multiple lawsuits with the sole intention of bankrupting a media co? https://t.co/AcOXL8d1qQMost of my bio is taken from this satirical essay https://t.co/xgNPUwZAWb https://t.co/lYPwp8Z1Y9+1000 https://t.co/2PqeUzGV6PYou didn't ask me about those cases, you asked me about a sex tape https://t.co/eV3i2n6zj1 @smc90 According to unsealed testimony, he knew he was being recorded @IvanTheK Frivolous is overstating it. Just saying lower-court judges and juries can be wrongIf I have already boasted about this in public repeatedly, then yes https://t.co/FrEmL6JWA9 @IvanTheK And other judges have made the exact opposite decision @IvanTheK because you can use lawsuits to bankrupt a company even if they ultimately have no meritA single jury https://t.co/4UCj5ILDh8Yes, that too https://t.co/vXIfOLcxuMIt protects a lot more than Peter Thiel and his friends seem willing to admit https://t.co/2Z9846OhE1The point is, the 1st A protects free speech/free press. Thiel is trying to bankrupt a company for what it published. That's a 1st A issueNew York Times staffer --> https://t.co/E6R9Cyq9zm
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @lindseywiebe @JesseBrown That would be a great show :-)
5/28
2016

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