The Six Plots of Tech Twitter


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By Matt Stratton, Trevor Hess, Jessica Kerr, and Bridget Kromhout. Discovered by Player FM and our community β€” copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

There are only six plots on tech Twitter.
All tweets are one of them.
What are they?

β€” matty stratton, charismatic grifter (@mattstratton) January 4, 2021

1. Front-end vs Back-end
2. Degree vs Bootcamp
3. White dude vs Diversity
4. Money vs Passion
5. DevOps is dead. Long live DevRelSecBuzFinSalesMarketingHROps
8. K8s

β€” Sasha Rosenbaum πŸ’‰πŸ’‰ (@DivineOps) January 4, 2021

πŸ€” good question....
1. DNS
2. White asshat complaining about accountability
3. DevRel: closer to sales, marketing, or product?
4. K8s something or other
5. Definition of DevOps, and why it's in a banana stand
6. DNS, of course

β€” Jeremy Meiss. That's the Profile. (@IAmJerdog) January 4, 2021

1. $X service is down
2. $X service is up
3. Someone did something problematic but It's Fine ℒ️ /s
4. Viral Coping Mechanism Du Jour
5. Clickbait
6. Hot Takes and Other Opinions
6b. Ads that refuse to be blocked

β€” Quintessence {πŸ₯‘/} (@QuintessenceAnx) January 4, 2021

ok, ok, my actual answer
1. White dude does white dude stuff and doesn't see what's wrong with it
2. Whatever's on hacker news
3. Passion v. Payout
4. Kubernetes something something something
5. us-east-1 is down
6. Slack is down

β€” aaron aldrich (@crayzeigh) January 4, 2021

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