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I am not here to spread conspiracies about Twitter. Don't assume that your conclusions are the same as mine. Although they might be.

I have just been suspended from Twitter for the 7th time in less than 60 days. I have the emails to prove it. There is an amazing correlation between my postings on the Hostess Bankery and the timing of these suspensions. Earlier today I published about Hostess again. Within an hour of tweeting the news my account was suspended.

I have never posted a comment I wouldn't show my kids. If my account was up I could prove that too. This is not about me being some kind of troll. I do not use any features more than an average twitter user. I will eventually receive an auto generated response that says I should stop auto replying to people. The irony is an especially aggravating part of this.

I am not accusing twitter of doing anything vindictive to me. I am saying that they have a suspension policy that can be exploited to shut people up and it MUST be fixed. Someone is benefiting from this and it ain't me.

I know the routine. I will be back on in about 5 days or so. Hooray. By then I will have lost any chance of promoting my very personal issue. I will also never be presented with an opportunity to inform twitter of what is going on. Twitter will never interact outside of auto generated responses that will never address my issue. Again, this is the 7th time.

If you are on twitter please post to @support a question about my account, @bluebarnstormer. Maybe they will do something sooner if they think people have noticed this issue.

Or I might get blocked from Kos for spreading conspiracy. I would hate that more than anything the internet could do to me. Please don't.

Originally posted to bluebarnstormer on Fri Jan 11, 2013 at 08:33 AM PST.

Also republished by In Support of Labor and Unions.

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