carl swanson (@carlstwitt )

carl swanson

Bio editor at large @nymag, @vulture and @thecut and editor of seen, the @nymag art website. i write stories, the approval matrix, and instagram @thiscarlswanson
Location new york city
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Account created 30-03-2007 21:16:09
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Twitter Web Client : "Faggots might have sunk permanently under a wave of hostility had not the first reported cases of a new disease, three years later, made the novel’s warning to gay men (change your ways “before you fuck yourself to death”) seem prophetic." nymag.com/news/features/… via @nymag

Twitter Web Client : "We as black musicians were not getting calls for the pit work, calls for the orchestra spots we needed." Jazz musician Reggie Workman, 82, spoke with matt steve about his life, his music, his friendships, and his regrets
vulture.com/article/reggie… via Vulture

iPhone : The Minnesota that let people with guns near the capitol to protest the stay-at-home order three weeks ago is shooting tear gas and rubber bullets into the police brutality protest? pic.twitter.com/CZasYc0Jpg

iPhone : Shaking ... but today my friend Richard Morgan and I both had our first A1 newspaper story, and it’s for a story we fought over because we cared so much. My dad grew up in NYC before I moved here. Richard immigrated. We love this place and we ache for it. washingtonpost.com/national/frust…

Twitter Web Client : "...the engineered octaves of panic in her voice... The practiced calculus: How can I stoke this man’s greatest fear and the police’s worst instincts? Her mastery of whiteness was something to behold..." Adrienne Green thecut.com/2020/05/why-am… via @thecut

iPhone : Daniel DAddario I’m never sure if the people who say the sorts of strident things they say on Facebook would have thought them to themselves anyway before Facebook or if their opinions are formed by and for and would never have existed without Facebook