Twitter: Hide images on timeline

Added by mildmojo@userstyles, Created: Oct 28, 2013, Updated: Oct 13, 2016
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Description: started showing images, videos, cards, and sales forms inline in your feed. There's no option to turn it off. This style restores the old click-to-expand behavior for tweeted images, videos, and cards. It also unhides now-invisible media links (e.g.

Quoted tweets are displayed inline, but quoted images are hidden. Click the parent tweet to expand and reveal the quoted image.

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Someday, this may break. Someday, I may fix it. It works for me as of the last update date.

NOTE: The morning of 2016-02-02, Twitter removed "click to expand" in favor of terrible modal popups. This style still hides images, but now you have to deal with dog-slow, ugly popups. =( Sorry, all.

2016-10-13: Unhides '' text in quoted tweets.
2016-06-08: Fixes for Twitter changes. Twitter changed .opened-tweet to .permalink-tweet.
2016-04-08: Adds a space back to media links to separate from content.
2015-12-17: Simplifies CSS, covers more situations.
2015-12-14: Unhides Twitter polls.
2015-12-08: Adds rules that apply the same behavior to your own tweets (grr Twitter CSS).
2015-12-07: Fixes for Twitter changes. Now shows quoted tweets, but hides quoted images until expand.
2015-10-27: Fixes hiding media; Twitter added an 'old-media' designation.
2014-10-01: Fixes unhiding for links.
2014-07-08: Simplifies CSS a bunch, makes it work for latest Twitter HTML changes.
2014-06-19: Unhides links so you know there's media to view.
2014-06-16: Hides multi-photo posts, leadgen (?) cards.
2014-04-20: 420 update: fixes for new multi-photo posts, simplifies CSS.
2013-11-26: Movember update: fixes Vine hiding. Does not hide icon.
2013-10-31: Halloween update: now hides Vine previews, too.

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Applies to:
CC0 1.0 Universal.
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