Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 26th, 2013

There’s a lot more than what I mentioned but there’s limits to what I’ll do for a few glasses of champagne and gorgeous canapés.

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Full program of the Festival of Dangerous Ideas now online at fodi.sydneyoperahouse.com So there’s my drinks earned. You’re welcome.

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There’s also a pop-up FODI goes to Melbourne on 3 Nov at the Wheeler Centre.

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Panel chaired by Jessica Irvine on “Forget debt” # fodi

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Peter Rollins on theism, ” To believe is human, to doubt is divine”. We should live with doubt. # fodi

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Malcolm Knox on ” We are Asia’s quarry”, and we need to accept that.

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Vandana Shiva on ” Growth = poverty” # fodi

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Peter Hitchins “There is no war on drugs”, we need to stop all stupefaction.

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Peter Moskos “In defence of flogging”, it’s kinder to the criminal.

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Panel “Life after truth” on journalism and democracy chaired by James Fallows, with Conrad Black, Annabel Crabbe and [missed it sorry]

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Christos Tsolkas, author of “The Slap”.

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Evgeny Morozov on “The dark side of the internet”

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Erwin James, convicted double murderer, on “A killer can be a good neighbour”. (If his visa is granted.)

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David Simon, creator of The Wire, and Dan Savage just announced on Festival of Dangerous Ideas program.

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It always looks more impressive in the photographs… instagram.com/p/dd8aq-iFjL/

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Yes I know it’s Monday.

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Next up is 1730 for 1800 launch of the Festival of Dangerous Ideas program at the Sydney Opera House. So time for a pre-drinks drink.

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Fascinating and pleasant meeting was pleasantly fascinating.

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@jmacmullin Thanks, and I suppose I could have just tried it. o_O

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And my work at UTS is done. I’ll post the recording and slides and links at some point in the next few days.

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I’m talking drag and drop from the Finder.

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In OS X, if you do a whole disc copy, does it update individual files’ last-opened timestamp?

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Right, back to UTS for my repeat lecture at 1300.

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@jplonie @adm_76 Yeah so you guys aren’t helping either.

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@SamRJones88 This is the Lumia 925 and the third-party Instagram client Instance. My Flickr feed and blog have many more tagged examples.

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I have fixed all the things with boat noodle.

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dannolan there is still goddamn glitter EVERYWHERE

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@BillieCelene @nevwantnoscrub Thanks. I think. It was fun, and there’s a repeat performance at 1300.

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@jkerrison I’m glad, ‘cos it’s gripping stuff.

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Mobile: Walk to Parramatta Road, the River of All Traffic; bus top University of Technology Sydney. ISN’T THAT EXCITING.

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@chrisjrn Yes, it’s all a bit wrong but, you know, free Wi-Fi.

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In fact I should probably stop adding more ideas into my UTS lecture and actually make my way to the university.

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Mon plan: 0900 guest lecture UTS; random writing; 1300 repeat lecture UTS; 1500 meeting Wynyard; 1800 Sydney Opera House FODI launch; TGIM.

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@NewtonMark That’s what I like about you, Mark, always thinking ahead.

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You’re not helping, @BXGD @Prohairetic @Paul_Murton @garystark @Shami_Siva, but at least I know I can have some fun today.

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I suppose it’s like the chocolate factory telling its workers, “Sure, you can eat ALL THE CHOCOLATE you want, ALL DAY.” Lesson soon learned.

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How do proper full-time academics resist the prankster urge to give their students a completely warped worldview in, say, one key area?

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Wondering whether to tell the students at least one outrageous lie to see if anyone notices.

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Mon plan, draft: 0900 guest lecture UTS; random writing; 1300 repeat lecture UTS; 1500 meeting Wynyard; 1800 Sydney Opera House FODI launch.

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New blog post: “Weekly Wrap 168: False spring, false summer, false dawn?” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/16…

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Hello, I suppose this can be Monday.

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