The Looking Glass: Cringe stories

April’s weekly Twitter threads, in one handy e-mail

Julie Zhuo
3 min readApr 30, 2021

Hello dear readers,

I hope you are well, and healthy, and that the sound of spring rains give you pleasure. Over the past few months on my tweet thread journey, I meandered through embarrassing personal stories, company lore, and a metaphor or two.

What should be next in my topic queue? Write me your suggestions.

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One of the stories we used to tell in the early days of Facebook was how a small, two-engineer project came to dominate the entire photo sharing landscape in the late 2000s. Thread 👇 1/10

3:37 PM ∙ Apr 8, 2021






Julie Zhuo

Building Sundial ( Former Product Design VP @ FB. Author of The Making of a Manager. Find me @joulee. I love people, nuance, and systems.