Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @stilgherrian ever

February 28th, 2009

@ApostrophePong I can’t connect to snipr.com from here. Either it doesn’t like me, or it doesn’t like Telstra.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to ApostrophePong

@ApostrophePong Inquiring minds need to know: Is there a Thai movie that’s the equivalent to “Flashdance”?

via Twitter Web Client in reply to ApostrophePong

You’ve got to be joking! Cheech & Chong playing Enmore Theatre 15 & 16 April? What FOR?

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Mobile. Enmore Rd / King St / gym / lunch / snark / etc. Attention diminished.

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RT @zuzu: My vacuum is awesome. [I am SO tempted to say “Then keep your legs closed”, but I won’t.]

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Replug: UNSW’s 2nd workshop on Internet filtering and censorship this Wed. http://is.gd/jClh I’ll be there. May not liveblog, rules not set.

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Sat plan (remainder): convert Yass video files; 1330 gym & lunch & sna@SnarkyPlatypusPlatypus; evening unplanned.

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LOL! The bio of George W Bush at whitehouse.gov is a hagiography of the first water! So funny! http://is.gd/gDZH

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I think a boat was involved.

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@cowspanker It’s another case of a metric continuing to be used long after it stops the “right” metric. Oh well.

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@1uk3 I chose ‘cos I’d just read two posts mentioning it: http://is.gd/lcdp and http://is.gd/lc80. Seemed a suitable word.

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@1uk3 Thanks, yes, the started with me, with the tweet at http://is.gd/lcJA

via Twitter Web Client in reply to 1uk3

@doctorpopcorn Glad all the has provided some amusement. So to speak.

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@djmattyg007 Thank you. This has gone berserk… And it’s not slowing down!

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Who was looking for that video where the woman says Barack and Michelle Obama do a lot of …? http://is.gd/gEFx

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I am home, and I can’t even monitor all my @replies ‘cos of the stream of RTs of my original message.

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@stephenfry Can you imagine what would happen if you RT’d the meme? Twitter would explode!

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@NewtonMark I have no idea what I have begun. But if @stephenfry mentioned that is the trend, please RT… well, what would happen?

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RT @danpatmore: Just saw Oliver Stone’s ‘W’. Didn’t realise George was a jerk his ENTIRE life. !

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@franksting @collinmullane Yes, the is all my fault, tho I started it before @mpesce made his bet that it wouldn’t succeed.

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@espressocomms Tweet proclaiming challenge was 1948 Sydney (0848 UTC). No 1 on Twitscoop by 1958, on search.twitter.com by 2034.

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RT @JonoH: just finished a chicken

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@espressocomms Hmmm… well, maybe I don’t have the exact timestamp. The API will reveal the time of tweet 1261557261.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to Espressocorrie

RT @mpesce: RT @Jay3199: RT @wcyo: all the people clogging up Twitter with (<— very hard image to get out of my mind)

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@ireckon I know the time of my first Tweet, and we have timestamps on the screenshots. We Can Analyse This!

via Twitter Web Client in reply to ireckon

I will definitely be writing at length about The Night of the Twitter Fisting. If it ever ends.

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What’s intriguing is that my original message is still being RTd, STARTING the chain. What happens when America wakes up?

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Wow, look at http://twitscoop.com/ now! Nothing even CLOSE to fisting!

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RT @RealTimeTrends: - has risen to the #1 trend on twitter. Follow here: http://idek.net/3hw - twIRC Channel: http://idek.net/3hx

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@Tuna Well maybe the next challenge is DVDA… but let’s save that for another time. ;)

via Twitter Web Client in reply to Tuna

@mpesce Actually, fisting is also just a word for rolling your hand into a fist, like @TheBloggess’ grandmother does. http://is.gd/lcdp

via Twitter Web Client in reply to mpesce

@scenariogirl I’m not fussed if I “lose” followers. What I tweet is full range of me. Serious or childish. People choose to watch, or not.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to scenariogirl

@pixel8ted We already have as #1 at Twitscoop http://bit.ly/ADWnb but only #2 at http://search.twitter.com. Moar fisting please!

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RT @cnawan: Well hey, at least you know you’ll always have a warm place to… rest your… I’m aborting this sentence.

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RT @wolfcat: !hat will the rest of the world make of Australia’s sudden interest in ? [What, indeed! Fisting a national sport?]

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@cnawan O hai. I’ve “lost” at least one humourless follower over , but suspect I’ll gain more like you overall.

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I’m off to Vic on the Park with @AostrophePong, back online in a few minutes. The challenge must continue!

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RT @retweetradar: @stilgherrian you are the top retweeted person on http://www.retweetradar…. right now! [Yes, for !]

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@BeauGiles I know isn’t on http://search.twitter.co… but they are too flow. Moar firsting required! (Why am I telling YOU this?)

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Can someone please post a screenshot of http://www.twitscoop.com/ for me to link to ‘cos we have achieved our aim and I must leave.

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RT @Darcy1968: @stilgherrian you really are quite a handful… [I wouldn’t have said that in the context of tho.]

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RT @wilsontuckey: I like giving the gays a good fisting. What I don’t get is why they like doing it to each other?

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@mpesce This is a vitally important experiment and if people don’t understand that then they’re An Enemy of Science.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to mpesce

So how long is the lag between lots of people saying fisting and fisting being a trending topic?

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Yeah, why not? Official challenge! Let’s turn fisting into the trending topic of the hour. Retweet please.

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@BiteTheDust Agreed. http://is.gd/lc80 “Fisting badgers is part of the way of life… City folk have no understanding.”

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Maybe if I link to another post from @TheBloggess I can get “fisting” up as a trending term on Twitter. http://is.gd/lcdp

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@conem For Twitter, the Dunbar Number thing is the same, just more even weaker ties than Facebook, ‘cos even less cognitive overhead.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to conem

@JonoH Glad you clarified. It’s astounding how many times I have to tell people that something is satire.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to JonoH

“Primates on Facebook”: Analysis of Facebook friends confirms the Dunbar Number. http://is.gd/lc8J

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“Countryside Alliance furious at ban on badger fisting” http://is.gd/lc80

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@ApostrophePong One for you: “New ‘Banksy’ hailed after discovery of yellow lines on road” http://is.gd/kOzx

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“If you don’t Twitter just skip this. Or if you do. Either way really.” http://is.gd/l0a4

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Times Online: “[UK] Information Commissioner Richard Thomas warns of surveillance culture.” http://is.gd/lftC

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@IanKath Twitscoop is MUCH faster to detect and drop “trends” than http://search.twitter.com. Different algorithm.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to IanKath

New Scientist: “Porn in the USA: Conservatives are biggest consumers” http://is.gd/l9bI

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@middleclassgirl @likeomg @hopeinhell @plasmaegg Yes, yes, good morning. I’m about the write a blot post explaining the thing.

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Emerges. With some slight amount of trepidation.

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@jeffsonstein Um, yes, I do seem to have created a monster with the thing. http://is.gd/lcSH

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RT @viveka: This is making me thirsty. Funny thing is, I *assumed* that @stilgherrian had started it. [Oh, ta.]

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@SnarkyPlatypus It’s. Not. My. Fault. Well, it is. But, um… oh, I don’t know, it’s going crazy!

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I cannot keep up with the rate of messages coming back at me now. Apologies if I’m slow to respond, or not at all.

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@mopedronin Oh add away! :) I am somewhat disturbed by the success of the actually.

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