Favorite Tweets 2013

Old -> New. Was certainly interesting to re-read some of these. I don’t even get some of these anymore…

mark_dow
I foresee a lot of GOP on GOP violence in the coming term. Of course, cld issue them all guns so they can protect themselves…

Otto_English
Last time a French legend tried to enter Moscow, the city was burned to the ground and his illustrious career ended in ignomy #jusqueparlez

umairh
I mean, I could tweet about a hundred links that are making my blood boil and my head explode.

TheStalwart
Eurozone growth is way too low. And the euro is getting too strong. Too bad there isn’t some single policy move that could address both.

pourmecoffee
Oprah: If it was a hoax, why did you keep talking about her in interviews? Wait, which one are you again?

holgi
Ich bin ja mal gespannt, wann das Fernsehen begreift, dass es selbst der „Second Screen“ ist.

IvanTheK
BREAKING: Horse Meat Found In Meteorite

jmackin2
My favourite eurocrat quote for a while, in Cyprus draft. “Upside risks for the Cypriot economy are limited”. They get paid for this?

HeroZedge
“It looks like you are trying to fck up an economy. Would you like some help?” #RRexcelMessages (the ones w the paperclip pictures bitchezz)

umairh
19. It is that great ideal of liberalism–that in every person, there is a life worth living, because it is true–that must be recaptured.

TheStalwart
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FISA_Court
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conor64
The GOP establishment: Obama is a tyrant, except in the areas where we want to give him sweeping unilateral power to exercise in secret.

DonDahlmann
Wenn man bei der ARD Abstimmung “Welcher Partei vertrauen Sie?” mitmacht, kommt im Moment das. Finde ich konsequent pic.twitter.com/hvLgLlsc80

faz_donalphonso
@schnibben @friiyo Hat einer von denen ein gut laufendes Blog oder warten die auch nur, dass sich die DJS als korrupte Seilschaft auszahlt?

faz_donalphonso
Dem Brüderle sollte die Lust auf bayerische Tracht etwas vergangen sein.

LorcanRK
Italy is always on the verge of political collapse RT @FGoria: Italy is on the verge of a political collapse. Where is the news?

LOLGOP
Ted Cruz now on the phone with Iranian president Rouhani telling him to stop negotiating.

FGoria
Italy, now pic.twitter.com/Gyn8xztLgg

mark_dow
Berlusconi: I refuse to let House Republicans in the US have all the fun

went1955
Climate change: Brilliant cartoon! — pic.twitter.com/QkE3T2qU6t (via @luistervink54)

JLbankingblog
Imagine the fate of Europe if Germany was run by the Republicans #shutdown

ianbremmer
It’s hard to square Congress with American exceptionalism.

LOLGOP
I’m sure Republicans are using the downtime from a government shutdown to come up with a sensible alternative to the Affordable Care Act.

LukeReuters
You can see the biopic now: #Berlusconi walks the corridors like a beaten emperor; his party members turn their backs one by one #Italy

nycsouthpaw
Government Shut Down After Democrats Refuse to Commit Ritual Suicide to Win GOP Votes on Routine Funding Measure–Both Sides Share Blame

pdacosta
Congress debates fiscal issues pic.twitter.com/lbRaGwN6Cg

gusbaratta
A small step for justice, a giant leap towards normality. #berlusconi

aliceemross
German tv interviewing two naked people in a hot tub in a swingers club on their views on German unification. You can’t make this stuff up.

nicholasdunbar
Well done Peter Higgs and the other guy

luebberding
.@herrhamich Das dauerte ungefähr so lange wie Studi-VZ, nur halt mit weniger Relevanz im Marktsegment … .

davidgraeber
Let me tell you, you really haven’t lived until you’ve seen a book you’ve written put on as an experimental play in German

StephanieKelton
GOP threatens default to teach the world a lesson about fiscal responsibility.

brianbeutler
Compromise: Rs abolish the debt limit, Ds agree to rename country the Confederate States of America.

IvanTheK
Yale School of Management raises tuition on Nobel Prize news.

Noahpinion
Niall Ferguson apparently emailed the people he insulted in his Huffington Post articles, demanding they respond: http://delong.typepad.com/sdj/2013/10/in-email-niall-ferguson-requests-i-acknowledge-his-i-would-have-gotten-away-with-it-if-not-for-those-meddling-bloggers-ra.html

umairh
The Classical Greek definition of an ‘idiot’ was a person uninterested in the common good. In other words, modern conservatives.

Queen_Europe
If the dollar defaults before the drachma, I’ve won.

luebberding
Lobbyisten interessieren sich für die Zusammensetzung der Arbeitsgruppen bei Koalitionsverhandlungen. Journalisten für Frau Müntefering?

Noahpinion
If you think you understand what bubbles are, you haven’t spent enough time studying bubbles.

SpiegelPeter
I have no idea what this means RT @BarrosoEU: The fish is sometimes the last one to understand that it is living in the water!

tomgara
The French blocking a US deal with Iran because it isn’t tough enough is like a parody of 2013-era international relations.

benjaminnickel
Das Beste an einem “deutschen Internet”: Wir können Maut von ausländischen Surfern verlangen.

HansRosling
World Income Distribution last decades changed from 2Camel humps to 1 Dromedary hump (Source 8 http://goo.gl/9NeN3z pic.twitter.com/WAwAYSnPPW

Queen_Europe
I think I’ll let my new coalition partners respond to @BarrosoEU’s review of our trade surplus. pic.twitter.com/ytaAVvWZwX

YanniKouts
Bitcoination.

fwred
Main strength of a French bank in Japan? Liquidity, of course. http://twitpic.com/dlt4ru

KimDotcom
May the Force be Mass times Acceleration ;-)

salgentile
So the police can arrest people for possessing small amounts of cocaine but they couldn’t stop the #Bound2 music video from being made?!

dsquareddigest
“Secular stagnation” looks like an attempt by people responsible for 90s policy to pretend the growth in debt was nothing to do with them

Olivianuzzi
If you ask me, O-Care is just here to distract from Benghazi. RT @JohnCornyn Amazing what WH will do to distract attention from O-care.

jbarro
It’s amazing what idiot Republican officeholders will do to distract attention from O-Care. Shut down the government, for example.

TheStalwart
Why TIME’s POTY will be the Pope and not Snowden. One is liberal, one embarrassed a liberal President.

newsjean
KCNA: Executed uncle led “decadent capitalist lifestyle,” distributed pornography. #nkorea #purge

DJMatthewDalton
Farmers light a pile of cow poop on fire in protest ahead of Brussels summit.Where does one get that permit? pic.twitter.com/0RxqXwA3P1

rickygervais
@RichardDawkins it’s like being ignorant of witchcraft or astrology or Dungeons & Dragons.

Kasparov63
Tough for chess to overtake League of Legends, the most popular game here, but I don’t think they’ll play that in 100 years. Chess, yes!

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