So Richard Dawkins is calling astronomer Jennifer L Hoffman a pompous idiot then.
Jennifer L. Hoffman @astroprofhoff
.@weswt @missafayres Am I serious about being respected by colleagues in my professional environment? Uh, yes. #shirtstorm
9:00 PM – 12 Nov 2014
I wonder how many other colleagues and perhaps friends he’s calling pompous idiots.
I think I’ll collect some. Feel free to assist.
There’s Phil Plait:
I tweet about the sexist shirt worn by a scientist & get thoughtful replies. @roseveleth does the same and gets monumentally harassed.
There’s Sean Carroll:
Rosetta landing shows humans are awesome; Rosetta scientist shows individual humans have a long way to go. #shirtgate http://t.co/81UEUFi6x7
5:13 PM – 12 Nov 2014
.@GretaChristina explains (something that shouldn’t need explanation) why Matt Taylor’s shirt was offensive: http://t.co/XUukeo7QMi … #Rosetta
1:52 AM – 15 Nov 2014
As context for some concerns sparked by (not about) #Rosetta shirt, this piece on sexism in academic science: http://t.co/B9iQHfr4UZ
7:42 AM – 15 Nov 2014
There’s drug monkey:
Which reminds me- hey scis who want to be edgy and rad….try a man-bun instead of an offensive shirt
11:17 AM – 15 Nov 2014
H/t Hj Hornbeck
There is Carolyn Porco:
Carolyn Porco gave Richard Dawkins a response on Twitter, and he took down one of his silly tweets: https://twitter.com/carolynporco/status/533728652739899392
There’s hydrogeologist Scott K Johnson:
.@RichardDawkins Wish you would respect other women’s viewpoints of it more, in addition to @carolynporco ‘s.
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