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Couldn't you get those from the library of congress? I know they stopped archiving all tweets, but surely they archived the president's.
[https://www.thetrumparchive.com](https://www.thetrumparchive.com) has them. I have to imagine the Library of Congress has them as well.
[His response was just as insane as you would expect](https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump)
I fell for it, and still worth it
I believe that removing past tweets has created numerous issues for journalism given many articles were using direct links to his tweets, which are now broken.
I argue that his tweets should be "archived" in a way that they may be "cited" by academic and journalistic groups but not in a way that the direct tweets maybe "interacted with" on Twitter. As much as they may be painful reminders, they are sadly a now a part of our historic record.
I just hope that our intelligence and investigation agencies are holding on to a lot of the original data surrounding trump's Twitter especially since I think that will give us a great idea of how misinformation and disinformation are being organized and weaponized (by groups, foreign and domestic).
Lmao. Hystarical that they even attempted this.
They need it for the history books they were going to write for 1776!
That sucks. That means all of the hilarious replies are gone too! Some of those memes were just downright awesome!!
Edit: Looks like I was wrong! The replies remain! Awesome!
Trump is a violation of humanity. Good call Twitter!
Total no brainer.
Twitter maintains integrity with Trump permaban. Corporate behavior consistent with their terms of service, and other rules.
Edit for clarity.
Excellent. Cancel him like the Republicans wanted to cancel gangsta rap.
[Let’s see what trump has to say about it.](https://twitter.com/donaldtrump/status/736395184833863680?s=12)
Never gets old.
Look how principled they are... now that he is no longer president.
They sure were happy to host his shit on their site for years when it was profitable for them to do so, though.
On the flip side. If they had banned him on day one, he had plenty of time and the US presidential platform to promote parler or whatever other "free speech" platform and make *that* his soapbox.
By waiting until the last possible time, his supporters were left in the dark with no easy way to follow up on him.
I mean, ffs, he essentially did a free commercial for goya using all sorts of taxpayer money. Can you imagine how often he would have said "go to www dot trumpthoughts dot gov dot www".
I trust he’ll deal with the rejection like a reasonable human.
Cry from his highchair and throw his food on the floor . . .
can't wait for OANN and Fox News to complain that Twitter is censoring the greatest president of all time.
Those two are the biggest censorship networks on the planet.
They haven't allowed any of my reddit posts to be published on their platform, such a disgrace.
Think of the nostalgia. “This was the President’s address to the nation during his 100th crap in the White House”. Ah the memories!
I believe that was on day 4 of his presidency.
His tweets should still be archived somewhere. Many of them contain evidence of crimes.
Yeah, that's what the LoC is for
I have screenshots of some of his tweets with my responses cuz it made me feel good to document my feelings about that horrible administration.
Twitter is a shithole in general
I cannot help but feel that is in a sense about Twitter wanting to shred and memory-hole the evidence of their years of enabling him.
There goes 75% of his presidential library.
Good decision. Platform rules abt glorifying violence broken, resulting in permaban by private company. Not government censorship. Bernie TMI, plz don't muse publically abt Trump social media participation & principles. Guy glorified violence, lost private privileges.
Quit breaking the rules, asshole.
While I can easily understand how insane some of the things trump said we’re, I believe that everything he said online should be archived. It would be entirely inappropriate to erase the words of one our most controversial leaders in our countries history. We need archives for the stupid shit he said so that we hopefully don’t have any more leaders like him.
I’m fine with that, so long as state and federal prosecutors have access to an archive of some kind for future litigation.
It’s funny how much he is crying and can’t tweet
Big ol baby
I think *covfefe* would fetch a handsome Non-Fungible Token bidding.
>The move was met with fury by conservatives who said the move amounted to censorship. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) also said in late March that he “didn’t feel comfortable” with Trump not being able to express his views on Twitter.
I kind of get this and on some level I wish Trump were able to express himself on social media, but he's proven to be completely irresponsible with the privilege.
I wish he wasn't such a shitty, entitled piece of shit human being.
good, he needs to be cancelled
I believe you may have misspelled prosecuted.
> Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) [also said in late March](https://thehill.com/policy/technology/544626-bernie-sanders-says-he-isnt-comfortable-with-trumps-twitter-ban) that he “didn’t feel comfortable” with Trump not being able to express his views on Twitter.
Since Twitter went out of their way and made a set of special extra-loose set of rules for Trump and he still broke those badly enough to deserve a ban, I don't see why he shouldn't face consequences like anyone else. The U.S. constitution doesn't give Donald Trump the right to use Twitter's servers.
So they supported it up until capitol riots... now they removing all damning evidence of his sedition... interesting...
I can't blame them, allowing Trump free reign to say whatever bullshit he wanted will be considered the darkest days of Twitter when we look back on it years from now. I wouldn't want to be associated by allowing it for so long if I was Twitter
Disallowing someone’s free speech is a good thing? Yikes
I don’t miss that guy
No obligation to provide a loudspeaker for speech. . Taking away the bullhorn is not censorship
This is stupid. They should be left standing as a monument to his racism, bigotry and whatnot. Sweeping it under the rug achieves nothing good.
I was really hoping we wouldn’t see that bloated piece of shit in as many thumbnails as we used to.
They've made the data available for the National Archive, they just don't want to host it themselves. That's what we have a National Archive for.
Congrats, Twitter! You gave him a platform for years, even after he became president and spread hatred and fake news and you basically did nothing. But now he is defeated and you just started to add some counter arghments and facts to his tweets at the last leg of his presidency, which was a nice move even though too late. Now you just censor him when he is defeated and prove his point. Don't get me wrong, I hate the guts of people like him. I am not saying that we should tolerate the intolerant. But countering with facts is better than outright censorship. How can we be sure that Twitter won't be corrupt, as all who holds power does?
Let Trump transcribe it for his library.
Nobody (except prosecutors) needs to see that shit.
twitter sucks so does the lair loser trump.
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