My Favorite Tweets: September – December 2012

Well, I’m a bit late… but without further ado, here are my favorite tweets for the aforementioned months:

Suanzes
2012 in short: Greece 1- @Nouriel 0

michaelbd
Also-my gosh!-Republicans at expensivish Republican gatherings are almost all *white*? Just like the communist group at my alma mater!

TheStalwart
Does anyone else sense that news is a little slow today?

daveweigel
This is a fun Stephen Colbert performance, but where’s Wayne LaPierre?

The_Real_Fly
MTV should launch a new reality show on Congress. They’d make Jersey Shore look distinguished.

EpicureanDeal
My Highlights of 2012 List: 1) 2) 3) 4) 5)

ConanOBrien
Only 7 more shopping days until I give my family cash for Christmas.

t5a
„Papi, warum muss man Schnee schieben?“ „Er macht das Ausrutschen nahezu unmöglich, deshalb legt man die darunterliegende Eisschicht frei.“

gpetriglieri
OH at traditional Parisian restaurant, in the politest of tones. “Do you have a menu in English?” “Of course we don’t.”

Queen_Europe
Apart from being German, infallible and causing people to say “Oh Christ” when I enter the room, I have nothing in common with @Pontifex.

TheTweetOfGod
It’s easy to blame others for your mistakes. Seriously. Try it.

Noahpinion
pic.twitter.com/wwmldHf3

seanmcarroll
Apparently theories based on data do better than wishful thinking. This could be a lesson with wide applicability.

Queen_Europe
Didn’t quite get the same reaction when I promised four more years of #Eurocrisis.

nickbilton
During the ’08 election we tweeted what they were doing on TV. Four years later, TV is talking about what we’re doing on Twitter.

ReformedBroker
YOU DIDN’T ELECT THAT!

matthewbaldwin
Oh man, I bet George Lucas is rolling in his grave money.

EpicureanDeal
DronePads™ are equipped with both miniature Hellfire missiles and, as a new extra Green™ option, fixed bayonets. $AAPL

CoreyRobin
I’m going to look it up. No, you look it up. No, they’ll look it up. Yeah, they’ll look it up.

umairh
Shorter tonight’s “debate”. “I’ll kill the terrorists”. “I’ll kill the terrorists better!!”. “I’ll kill them meaner!!”. “KKILLL!!!””

Queen_Europe
.@MartinSchulz followed by @euHvR and @BarrosoEU. That’s three shades of grey already. #euco #masochism

tylercowen
“Yet not so peaceful that we will share our fossil fuel revenues with them…” #Norge

charlesforelle
EU should have a public competition to choose who delivers the acceptance speech and picks up the prize. #Nobelvision

NickMalkoutzis
Well, let’s face it, the way the experiment is going in #Greece & rest of periphery, #EU was never going to win #Nobel Prize in Chemistry

scalzi
Just so you know, if today’s http://humblebundle.com purchases were counted by the NYTimes, all of the authors would be on the bestseller list.

Queen_Europe
If you want to watch something plunging to earth at dangerous speeds, there’s always the Spanish economy. #RedBull

holgi
Die Börsenberichterstattung im Fernsehen gehört zu den absurdesten Dingen, die ich kenne.

justinwolfers
That’s right, just light it. And stand back. RT @BuzzFeedAndrew: This Romney AP photo is dying for a caption. http://twitpic.com/b2cqgd

ReformedBroker
If PSY doesn’t show up at the debate tonight, basically the whole thing will have been pointless.

KimJongNumberUn
URGENT WILL PAY BIG MONEY FOR BOMB LIKE ONE BIBI SHOWED AT UN TODAY CONTACT ME ON MYSPACE KTHXBYE

alaindebotton
Gaffe-focused journalism: revenge of intelligent people who know true evils are out there but lack the access/time to get to them.

pourmecoffee
Probably not a good sign that people take a more empirical approach to choosing a fantasy football team than a government.

Regendelfin
Wann erwischt die Polizei eigentlich endlich diesen Umsatz, der ständig überall einbricht?

nixspam
“Ob ein Land entwickelt ist, sieht man nicht daran, dass Arme Auto fahren, sondern Reiche Bahn und Rad” (ein Mexikaner über Deutschland)

LorcanRK
Modern politicians have no staminaMT @xpavard: Have a look on agriculture negotiations in #EUCouncil back in1964 http://bit.ly/U1QgCe

felixsalmon
FAZ, reinforcing stereotypes

FGoria
Btw, now Eurozone has a government, at least #ECB

KimJongNumberUn
I’m starting to think North Korea should have political conventions, but only as a form of punishment.

russian_market
Braun vs. Apple pic.twitter.com/0C5oiT4s

bengoldacre
A health secretary who believes in homeopathy is like a Chancellor relying on money trees. Or a Transport Minister backing perpetual motion.

RBReich
Republicans believe the poor will work harder if they have less money while the rich will work harder if they have more.

pdacosta
Germany’s manufacturing contraction suggests squeezing of trade partners, while politically appealing, may not be a sustainable strategy.

markmackinnon
China, after discovering maple syrup is considered a natural resource, planning takeover bid for Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers.

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