Philosophers' Recent Top Tweets

Updated: 2021-May-11 12:52 UTC. Entries: 20. Based on tweets of Philosophers on Twitter. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Philosophers' tweets from past 7 days most retweeted per follower:

1. One retweet per 1 followers:

you know duchamp's fountain is good art because people are still super pissed about it over a hundred years later https://t.co/J3XQWzkwrR

— cisgender millenial diagnosed with depression (@NoamChompers) May 9, 2021

2. One retweet per 2 followers:

Tools for cheating on the Chinese imperial civil service examinations--from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911): cheat book, cheat vest, and cheat socks. pic.twitter.com/MfOyoo97Xi

— Bryan W. Van Norden (@BryanVanNorden) May 5, 2021

3. One retweet per 6 followers:

40% support for Tories in England = "the Conservatives have the solid backing of the country"
50% support for SNP in Scotland = "the country is split down the middle"

— Sophie Grace Chappell (@SophieGraceCha1) May 4, 2021

4. One retweet per 8 followers:

the zoomers are trying to input cheat codes into reality pic.twitter.com/AS9eTOSfha

— bean (@christapeterso) May 4, 2021

5. One retweet per 9 followers:

Heart breaking moment in my tutorial today - this kid says “excuse me Dr Hunter, would you mind if I left 15 minutes early, my family has a zoom call with my granddad in hospital in India and I don’t want to miss it - he has covid”. I said of course - then I asked him if he

— David Hunter (@idmonfish) May 10, 2021

6. One retweet per 10 followers:

New Paper! We find that subjects think you are less at risk of COVID infection when engaged in morally good actions, and more likely to catch COVID while doing morally bad things. In other words, risk judgments are systematically skewed.https://t.co/GYbRwAdVhf

— Cailin O'Connor (@cailinmeister) May 8, 2021

7. One retweet per 11 followers:

When you think it's Ra, but it might be Zeus trying to hook up. pic.twitter.com/C3xTsXqVPZ

— Dov 6.2 (@drnelk) May 7, 2021

8. One retweet per 11 followers:

Amor por Rubén Albarrán, gratitud por su solidaridad y compañía #DespertarDeMayo #DespertarColombiano Gracias Rubén por tu solidaridad y apoyo pic.twitter.com/CfL0a3Xr2g

— Juan F Mejia M (@juanfermejia) May 7, 2021

9. One retweet per 12 followers:

Just remember that Manu Sharma, who was *convicted* of *murdering* Jessica Lal was given *30* days parole from jail to attend to his ailing mother… and the ailing family business. https://t.co/hlnAwSFIHJ

— Kranti Saran (@KrantiSaran) May 9, 2021

10. One retweet per 18 followers:

I feel compelled to respond to the points that Laura makes here, because her thread has gotten a lot of attention and there seems to be some confusion about what gender critical people believe.

So here we go.

1/ https://t.co/H2JJ6p5aWe

— Jessica Masterson (@jlmasterson) May 10, 2021

11. One retweet per 19 followers:

เค้าอยากให้ท่านลาออก pic.twitter.com/Wrs39EC2J2

— Soraj Hongladarom (@Sonamsangbo) May 5, 2021

12. One retweet per 22 followers:

“tensions” “clashes” “violent scenes” this deeply ideological language masks the extreme violence of settler colonialism

— Amelia (@AmeliaHorgan) May 10, 2021

13. One retweet per 24 followers:


— evan washington (@evanewashington) May 8, 2021

14. One retweet per 27 followers:

ตอนแรกบอกไม่ต้องรีบฉีดวัคซีนก็ได้ ตอนนี้มาขอให้มาฉีดเหอะ เอ๊ะมันยังไงกันแน่??

— Soraj Hongladarom (@Sonamsangbo) May 10, 2021

15. One retweet per 28 followers:

Why do people feel like they have to clarify that they “don’t agree with someone about everything” to say they like them or admire them? This should be obvious, if you aren’t in a cult. I don’t even agree with myself much of the time.

— Lillian Cicerchia (@LILCICERCH) May 10, 2021

16. One retweet per 29 followers:

Me when my mom asks what I do at work on days that I don’t teach: pic.twitter.com/0MetW7Cu7R

— Taylor Cyr (@taylorwcyr) May 7, 2021

17. One retweet per 31 followers:

What doing philosophy actually looks like pic.twitter.com/3JxkZElVP1

— Daisy Dixon (@daisyldixon) May 4, 2021

18. One retweet per 32 followers:

Esta zona es muy Villa Gessell pic.twitter.com/FJcsjpqSqs

— Diego Tajer (@diegotajer) May 8, 2021

19. One retweet per 36 followers:

I recently stumbled upon this panel on the topic of Critical Race Theory (what else?) hosted by The Manhattan Institute and was shocked by the lineup. Why the hell was Chris Rufo in the same conversation as Harvard Law professor Randall Kennedy?!?!

What I saw blew me away. 🧵 pic.twitter.com/ENiQRakHPv

— ⚒ Sam Hoadley-Brill ⚒ (@deonteleologist) May 6, 2021

20. One retweet per 37 followers:

It looks to me like Queen's Speech Bills have primary aim of keeping the Conservatives in power through suppressing future voting and restricting the right of government critics to challenge them in court or in the street. #QueensSpeech

— Thom Brooks (@thom_brooks) May 10, 2021