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Matt Soar @MattSoar Montréal

Intermedia artist, filmmaker. Codeveloper of the Korsakow System. Director of the Montreal Signs Project. All views my own.

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Joined Twitter 12/9/08

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I bought a white noise machine but all it does is yell about "The 2nd Amendment", "free trade", and "post-racial America".
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8/28
2015
Progressive Organizations and Writers Boycott rabble.ca http://t.co/BJblDeOFQd http://t.co/430Vu3CXn5 #sexwork #trans
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8/27
2015
White on white = "regular crime" White on black = "race wasn't factor" Black on black = "handle your community" Black on white = "RACIST!!"
Retweeted by Matt SoarHow can people say "let's not politicize mass shootings" when gun manufacturers give millions to political campaigns preventing legislation?
Retweeted by Matt SoarOoooopsie >> Stephen Harper's arms deal with the charming Saudi Arabia was contingent on secrecy http://t.co/6QQaRRCbpx #cdnpoli #elxn42
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8/26
2015
Best thing I've read on the Duke/Fun Home thing is by @zunguzungu: http://t.co/8qPcjB64Y6
Retweeted by Matt Soar#Lachute (n). Measurement of time taken (~2.1 secs) for water to emerge from showerhead after pulling/pushing knob on tap. #MeaningOfLiffMcSweeney’s Internet Tendency: First Faculty Meeting of the Year Bingo.: http://t.co/6o9tmeuvwj
Retweeted by Matt SoarAnd so it begins. "@kkirkup: CIBC hints #NDP win could hurt markets http://t.co/ddQwiuvOh7 #elxn42 #cdnpoli"
Retweeted by Matt SoarI'll start being concerned about political correctness when the PC police shoot an unarmed person.
Retweeted by Matt SoarMarkets going up & down is not the end of the world. Putting a shit-ton of carbon in the air & pretending it does not matter may well be.
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8/25
2015
Me: Pumping gas Lady: Staring Me: Staring back Lady: Are you @ShaunKing (she says the word AT) Me: Yes Lady: Oh, you're clearly black :-)
Retweeted by Matt SoarOn the Internet of Things nobody knows you're a fridge. http://t.co/OelSVoYHbB
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8/24
2015
The IRF supports writers covering Indigenous stories underreported in the mainstream media. Support: https://t.co/x1KxFGEeY5 @leenaminifie
Retweeted by Matt Soar'No award' sweeps the Hugo Awards following controversy http://t.co/1w2xuBbt24
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Retweeted by Matt Soar@EthanCoxMtl Except when repeated often enough. Remember the whole 'loony left' meme they helped to propagate in the 80s?@alagacedowson Bon chance ! #goNDPFor every retweet this gets, Pedigree will donate one bowl of dog food to dogs in need! 😊 #tweetforbowls http://t.co/z4rmc2HsGT
Retweeted by Matt Soar"The argument that Corbyn is unelectable is being made by 3 candidates who can’t even win an election against Corbyn" http://t.co/tbf4m2xYaN
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8/23
2015
Each dot moves in a straight line http://t.co/b513JqNXoq
Retweeted by Matt SoarKick some ass Peggy! #elxn42 #cdnpoli Margaret Atwood vs. the National Post https://t.co/FiA8Dnwx6R via @ricochet_en
Retweeted by Matt SoarRediscovering the micropleasures of early #NicholsonBaker #TheMezzanineBernie Sanders will introduce legislation to end private prisons http://t.co/NvtHqej1qv http://t.co/bgOfSvKaBg
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8/22
2015
@meluka01 Thanks for coming!
8/21
2015
@scratchboy Yes, but in a good way. #ontheevidence
8/20
2015
Should you say yes to that side project? http://t.co/lDaDc6tVh7
Retweeted by Matt SoarProven Leadership for Fear Mongering, bus art adjustment, by @JoAnneBalcaen #HeaveSteve #artsvote #canpoli http://t.co/cRmAgI2EUJ
Retweeted by Matt SoarGood morning, Frida http://t.co/0xSKoscuGH
Retweeted by Matt Soar@Daynarama Either way it'll cause a #storm of protest. #sansdoute@GuardianBooks @GdnChildrensBks Seriously? 'Plagued'?
8/19
2015
@Daynarama I just broke a sweat folding laundry.
8/18
2015
We began this campaign all of three and a half months ago and the momentum has been nothing less than extraordinary! https://t.co/451TR84xPN
Retweeted by Matt Soar@eliabb @CBCMontreal Agreed. How is that even a debate?@ColinCorneau @PMcG224 @jr_carpenter Indeed: LED slop.
8/17
2015
Jim Hughes defeats city councillor Peter McQueen, journalist Sue Montgomery and others for NDP nomination in NDG. #elxn42 #cdnpoli
Retweeted by Matt SoarBrilliant indictment of the Harper decade by my friend @StephenMarche. This is why I am running! #LPC #cdnpoli http://t.co/VxCTZfbckr
Retweeted by Matt Soar@The_Macula @jr_carpenter @GreatDismal @theglaug Vancouver, Montreal, New York, etc survived losing their neon. But less interesting 4 sure.A terrible shame, considering how many other cities are finally waking up to the value of their #neon #heritage. https://t.co/6myvKZtzcW
8/16
2015
The Closing of the Canadian Mind. http://t.co/CfIdNu6qhm
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8/15
2015
Three months later, what has happened has blown my mind: we have been generating an enormous amount of enthusiasm across America. #WingDing
Retweeted by Matt Soar@MarinaOLoughlin Je ne sais pas. #jenesaispas
8/14
2015
@NateSilver538 I dunno - the clown car is pretty full right now.@rabihalameddine http://t.co/j6oLNNIBDI@rabihalameddine That's London (Houses of Parliament; Thames, etc).Politicians who deny climate change is real, despite an overwhelming scientific consensus, are morally bankrupt. https://t.co/DM62xakXGW
Retweeted by Matt SoarHey @kickstarter! Can we get some love for our project to build a platform for Indigenous journalism in Canada? https://t.co/Lrbj6sGpu5
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8/13
2015
Freedom of speech does not mean the freedom to buy the United States government.
Retweeted by Matt Soar.@iamjohnoliver- Canada often thinks it isn't racist: Quebec "considers" removing N-word from 11 place names http://t.co/BDeNQPYOru
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8/12
2015
Stephen Harper announces one hundred days of spectacles and games http://t.co/QAbaVGd9n0 http://t.co/YXW4n9KmVm
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8/11
2015
This. MT @WalidahImarisha: Marsha P. Johnson threw first brick at Stonewall, resisting w/other trans women of color http://t.co/TC4rKoQOkp
Retweeted by Matt SoarHis name was Michael Brown. And his death inspired a movement. #BlackLivesMatter http://t.co/Q4nOOdGrpG
Retweeted by Matt SoarHow Erick Erickson talks about women who are not Megyn Kelly: http://t.co/SvZ7tNH67c http://t.co/9592ocD7S8
Retweeted by Matt Soar#1000islands #handlettering #improv @typographica http://t.co/Bq1bHm5RaY
8/8
2015
#trump #ford #clownpoliticsThis is just a friendly reminder that our Prime Minister refused to take questions last night because he was afraid of us scary journalists.
Retweeted by Matt SoarMost instructive moment of the GOP debate: When Trump went full-on sexist, none of the other candidates said a thing. http://t.co/ue6ELItedu
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8/7
2015
And like clockwork, #SamuelDubose is on trial for his own murder. America. https://t.co/vGpjMBAoH8
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8/5
2015
Next 32 hours are culmination of 25 years of work--I will be immensely grateful for all RTs and other signal boost. https://t.co/sGNoqW6pWU
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8/3
2015
As with standing stones, there is much speculation as to the purpose of these mysterious relics. http://t.co/rFTGFvUmmi
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8/1
2015
@clesliephoto @modernistmag @katciznobody wants to talk about lion on lion crime I see
Retweeted by Matt Soar@miaC Did you finish it yet? We've gotta read this next: #Aurora by #KimStanleyRobinsonA message for #WalterPalmer (who killed #CecilTheLion), at the entrance of his office in Minnesota. http://t.co/9ZmRR5LmUd
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7/29
2015
@miaC Ooh, just finished that a couple of weeks ago. I can tell you the ending if you want to travel lighter.Always a bridesmaid, never a new world-order leader in a post-apocalyptic all-powerful matriarchy. Sigh.
Retweeted by Matt SoarThe barbaric idiot with inadequacy issues who killed Cecil the lion for fun in Zimbabwe is US dentist Walter Palmer http://t.co/ZXTJh2f2sc
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7/28
2015
@scratchboy Where's Woloshen?We are not conspiracy theorists. We are people who have watched the state kill, lie, & steal without penalty or remorse. We've lived this.
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7/26
2015
Good morning http://t.co/3WAVTxczwe
Retweeted by Matt SoarMan who hated feminists goes on shooting spree at theatre showing film by feminist actress, kills 2 women. Motive remains mysterious.
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7/25
2015
The obvious, mapped. States with more gun control have fewer shootings. http://t.co/JDj7Vz6Xa1 http://t.co/He3CCDYTOq
Retweeted by Matt SoarI'll be there in spirit. Looks absolutely wonderful. https://t.co/8Dqm5J0Pg5Must repost again and again: Guns don't avoid critical thinking by leaning on tired aphorisms. People do.
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7/24
2015
Current & former #Concordia CommStudies students: Come celebrate the dept's 50th anniversary on Sept 26 http://t.co/Oeu16n78UM #CUhomecoming
Retweeted by Matt SoarMy son hasn't stopped laughing since I told him that, growing up in England, we called French Toast 'Eggy Bread'.
7/23
2015
British Library put a million pix including maps, illustration, lettering into public domain https://t.co/0DQGJkxPtW http://t.co/BaHAtNetGF
Retweeted by Matt SoarI spoke to the performer, who is organizing the fundraiser, who told me his blackface performances "are not racial" http://t.co/848IzFNbdy
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7/22
2015
NOW: The #Montreal signs project takes on the Montreal-Mirabel airport. Listen: http://t.co/qfo9FOFau1 #CJADLIVE
Retweeted by Matt SoarBig thanks to @MattSoar at @Concordia for a terrific morning looking at iconic signs from Montreal's history. http://t.co/eNxAsnWq3m
Retweeted by Matt SoarMontreal's best-kept secret? The Montreal Signs Project at @Concordia collects some of the city's most iconic signs: http://t.co/lcsYRBZeLt
Retweeted by Matt Soar@BLarchitecture @BrutalHouseMirabel Airport's Baggage Claim No. 2. All morning I'm looking at Montreal's most iconic signs on @BTMontreal. http://t.co/2AihOSaGnm
Retweeted by Matt SoarI'm on @BTMontreal this morning talking about the Montreal #Signs Project. @Concordia http://t.co/UK5EcN9In4
7/21
2015
Edge of Frame | A blog about experimental animation @Celluloid_News http://t.co/vOny87zG2i
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7/19
2015
"Fox News is not real news, and you're not a reporter.” #yes http://t.co/CM6Zbc0ibE
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7/16
2015
So many classic movies have been made in downtown Los Angeles—even though many take place somewhere else. L.A.... http://t.co/i9fEca8S3S
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7/15
2015
The. Teachings. Of. Jesus. https://t.co/HOorEBs0Ux
Retweeted by Matt SoarFirst high resolution image of Pluto causes concern: http://t.co/ZVIT0BEFX6
Retweeted by Matt SoarScott Walker Thinks Minimum Wage Is a ‘Lame Idea’ http://t.co/Ih5SpxCUVM http://t.co/i6McChHrsQ
Retweeted by Matt Soar@snowdenbecker @adamkriesberg eRight eNow.@MarinaOLoughlin Those clouds are kinda spoiling it.
7/14
2015
Big props to @leisamontreal and the team working on @osheaga. It was the right thing to do. https://t.co/ZOpZno0SFc
Retweeted by Matt SoarFrom @TheOnion's Scott Walker profile: "Greatest Accomplishment: Stood up to people who make living pulling others from burning buildings."
Retweeted by Matt SoarMy full statement on Scott Walker's upcoming announcement that he's running for president: "Scott Walker is a national disgrace."
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7/13
2015
@bastianallgeier Looks like it's called Affinity Publisher and is due out this year. I'm in too.
7/10
2015
@rabihalameddine @BakerOnTheGoAmazon also to compensate Greece based on how many pages of its proposals are actually read
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7/9
2015
Workers at the letter file of the Central Social Institution of Prague, Czechoslovakia, April 26th, 1937 http://t.co/WTI10i07GE
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7/8
2015
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