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Jim Ottaviani
Comics writer, byte librarian...
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Jim Ottaviani 2h
Calista! just!! told!!! me!!!! you!!!!! were!!!!!! (are!!!!!!!) physically!!!!!!!! fit!!!!!!!!! Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!
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Jim Ottaviani 22h
An hour and a half on the phone with an astronaut is an hour and half well spent. Trust me...but also do this yourself if you get a chance!
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 27
It hadn't to me either, but I think it makes sense in many respects, esp. for someone like me who over-scripts himself!
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 26
Took a while, but am finally following 's advice re. public speaking: signed up for an improv class at .
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Rick Mastracchio Jul 25
The moon passed between climate observatory and the earth. Almost unbelievable that this is a real photo
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 22
Amazing pictures of flash mobs in the ocean: "A Gathering of Giants"- bioGraphic at
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 22
My most recent case of this was handled via cell phone, not clay tablet: "What do you take me for?"
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 21
& I signed bookplates for so you get signed copies w/o having to talk to us :)
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 20
行こう! <Let's go!>
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 20
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 20
"Letters of Note: Who is this kid?" (Try to skip all accompanying text and not know who sent this until the end...)
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 20
It's usually tomato sauce or balsamic vinegar splatters on mine. I'm a living ethnic stereotype...
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 20
Yesterday: whiskey barrel and decent 1st post-injury run. Today: positive response from an astronaut.
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 19
Sent two letters today that took forever to draft & underwent many revisions. So, there's still at least one grammar error/typo in each.
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 19
What you're wearing in your Twitter profile looks perfect to me.
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 17
If you're in Chicago, see 's"Death and Harry Houdini" before it vanishes. (Sorry!) (Not really.)
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 14
I have a decades-old callous on the 1st knuckle of that same finger, even though I barely ever write with a pen/pencil any more.
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 13
It's apparently day here on my Twitter feed. No apologies needed (or offered), as you'll see...
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 13
You won't be shocked to hear sounding smart on NPR...
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Jim Ottaviani Jul 10
The code that took America to the moon was just published to GitHub, and it’s like a 1960s time capsule via
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