Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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May 16th, 2009

“Computing in Melbourne: A Historical Tour” Sun 31 May! http://is.gd/Axh8 Looks suitably geeky.

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Sun plan: Brunch at Marrickville Markets with @ApostrophePong; blog updates; prep; 7.15pm AEST “Stilgherrian Live Eurovision Special”.

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@wolfcat True, music IS always the winner of . Always.

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Emerges. Minimal attention being paid so I don’t see any spoilers for .

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OH: “i’ve got emotional swine flu”, said with a sense of pride.

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It’s a vortex, I tell you, a fucking vortex.

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A MAP! Of Eurovision entries! Click on the country! Play the VIDEO! http://tr.im/lw3K MOAR CAPITAL LETTERS!

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Well, @SnarkyPlatypus and I have been doing research for tomorrow’s program. WE HAVE A PLAN, MEIN FÜHRER!

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http://twitscoop.com/ is fun to watch while the wave crosses Australia.

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@nazzer What? You mean I’ve ALREADY transformed your perception of reality? AWESOME!

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@DavidFeng For me, Alltop is just yet another “Let’s be a sheep and follow what everyone else is following bleat bleat bleat” site. Bleat.

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RT from earlier: There’ll be a special Eurovision edition of “Stilgherrian Live” with @Nickhodge @mpesce @SnarkyPlatypus tomorrow night.

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Oh this is GOLD! Alltop’s “Australian Twitterati” page can’t even spell my fuckin’ name right! http://tr.im/lvQr

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@Nickhodge Well, erm, no, I have not seen any of the Austin Powers movies. At the time they did not appeal.

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@NewtonMark But it’s EUROVISION! Random danger is ESSENTIAL! As are cleavage and… and… MOAR CLEAVAGE!

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@Nickhodge Dude, I’m seriously not grokking the shark and laser beam connection. Please explain.

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@Nickhodge Is there an appropriate place to hang a mirror ball in our Special Eurovision Studio tomorrow? Are there lasers?

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Considering the relevant selection criteria for mirror balls.

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Where is he? I’m at the gym. He is not.

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King St traffic jam in full effect, as usual.

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Hey Punk Grrl! It’d be easier to ride your bike up that hill if you changed down a gear or two.

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Sat plan congeals: Departing now for gym & very late lunch w@SnarkyPlatypusypus; end of plan.

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@michaelmeloni I know not @mpesce’s Eurovisionesque knitwear. I shall try to persuade him.

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@PeterBlackQUT The SBS TV coverage starts 7.30pm Sydney time, so I’m guessing we’ll start slightly before that to settle in.

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It appears that there’ll be a special Eurovision edition of “Stilgherrian Live” with @Nickhodge @mpesce @SnarkyPlatypus tomorrow night.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Bonjour. Je suis complètement rempli de porc et des nouilles.Et vous?

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@viveka I’m actually getting frustrated with Link, ‘cos some of the folks seem stuck in old models of how the Internet “should” be done.

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Plan changed! Now at Enmore Delicious Roll for pho. They’ve also got a sausage sizzle going out front.

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Heading to Le Bake on Enmore Rd for breakfast with @ApostrophePong. Attention reduced.

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@tdm911 Exactly. It’s not just about “backing up data”, it’s about “continuing service”. Data is useless if you can’t process it.

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RT @tdm911: I think the biggest issue most businesses face with respect to outages is simply power. Unless you have distributed resources.

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@viveka Thanks. I wrote further commentary on “Clouded Vision” at http://tr.im/lumn

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@middleclassgirl Yes, my last tweet was perfectly-formed grammatical English, if awkward for its repetition of “systems”.

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Is Google’s outage more or less likely than an equivalent outage on YOUR systems, given your current systems and contingency plans?

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PCWorld.com report on yesterday’s cloud outage: “Google outage lesson: Don’t get stuck in a cloud” http://tr.im/lugI

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