Saturn and its rings 
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The sun is flat and orbits Saturn

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I am wondering about having the most amplified post possible on Twitter.

Using beautiful graphics, a recent Economist article shows that articles from unreliable sites are amplified more than articles from reliable sites. According to Twitter’s own study being unreliable gets you more unearned amplification than just being conservative. (Hence articles from reliable liberal sites doubly disadvantaged.)

So, I’m going to see how I can do tweeting  “The sun is flat and orbits Saturn— except on Wednesdays.”

The sun is flat and orbits Saturn— except on Wednesdays

That is why Saturn has those rings, as you well know. Don’t try to convince me that those rings are a hoax, or swamp gas, or some other type of chicanery. Those rings are real. They come from the dead batteries being ejected from the sun.

And if I get success with that, perhaps I can try

  • Erotica was invented to distract spies from stealing nuclear weapon secrets
  • The American Civil War was started to distract the American People from the President’s secret meeting with Zombie Dinosaurs from the Fifth Dimension.
  • Viruses protect you from vaccines by turning your skin to titanium which is needle resistant.

If I understand at study results properly, it looks like I need an entire unreliable site rather than just untrue tweets. So I guess I will need a site and a domain name to make this all work.


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Written by Russell Brand

Russell has started three successful companies, one of which helped agencies of the federal government become very early adopters of open source software, long before that term was coined. His first project saved The American taxpayer 250 million dollars. In his work within federal agency, he was often called, “the arbiter of truth,” facilitating historically hostile groups and factions to effectively work together towards common goals

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