Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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January 28th, 2014

Tony has explained everything. Why are you so cynical?

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Pretty much everything is @jturner_ibrs’ fault anyway.

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Gentoo is an “upgrade”? From what to what? From misery to pwnage? [I’m bracing myself for the hate mail now.]

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johnb78 When asked about alcohol-related violence levels, 78% of Australians are straight-up factually wrong essentialvision.com.au/documents/esse…

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The Pope what? Oh I suppose if he says so.

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Well here I am, upgraded appropriately.

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Approaching the place.

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philgyford The Gartner Hype Cycle on the Gartner Hype Cycle: pic.twitter.com/fZCd9pMTCg

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I’m guessing the only way to fix the wind tunnel problems around St Leonards station are to nuke it and start again. That’d fix many things.

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@juhasaarinen @CSIROnews Look, let’s leave this discussion until I’ve unravelled and measured someone’s circulatory system, OK?

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glengyron If you Coward Punch a shark in WA, what happens?

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@juhasaarinen @CSIROnews I’m rounding off to the same number of significant figures as in the “miles” version, as I should do.

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MT @CSIROnews: Laid end to end, there are about 100,000km of blood vessels in the human body. [Cool, there’s my weekend sorted.]

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GreenJ the QSociety “Australia’s Leading Islam-critical Movement” now have billboards on the Tulla Freeway. Let freedom ring.

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RT @ivovic: I’m impressed by her, and also the time-travelling bogan couple :) [True enough.]

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bitcoin_txt You’ve heard of the “red scare” and the “green scare” well welcome to the “coin scare” the most fashionable witch hunt of the 2014’s

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Watching a 4yo girl calling out a middle-ages bogan couple for breaching the Quiet Carriage rules on this train. Glorious.

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@DeptOfAustralia You’re missing a closing quote mark on that image. I promise to retweet if you fix it.

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RT @elronxenu: @jonkudelka @stilgherrian I read that as FREE WIFI and got all excited for a minute. [Me too, to be honest.]

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jonkudelka FREE WIFE WITH EVERY GG RT @barryofarrell Fantastic announcement that Peter Cosgrove is to be our next GG. And the bonus is his wife Lynne!

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@kobygeddes Thanks for the heads-up, that’s fixed now.

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“Alcohol and violence: Fairfax’s shameless campaign of misrepresentation”, writes @BernardKeane crikey.com.au/2014/01/28/alc… [$, free trial]

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RT @jonkudelka: @stilgherrian You are making Cory sad. @barrysaunders @ABillionSuns [In so, so many ways…]

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RT @jonkudelka: @barrysaunders in an adorable little suit @ABillionSuns [I read that as “… is an adorable little slut”. YMMV.]

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Re my earlier tweet about fixing an email problem, “attempting and failing to fix” would be a more accurate description. Sigh.

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RT @Forbes: Google Chrome add-on turns your browser into a Bitcoin wallet: onforb.es/1i5vHQL [What could possibly go wrong?]

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Taking for granted that I can fix an email problem for a Scottish client currently in Saudi Arabia from a moving train in rural Australia.

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TelecomNZ If you’ve received this email from “the Telecom NZ”, please ignore the activation link and delete it immediately. pic.twitter.com/ZCWXE2Vafo

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@ruth_parslow Oh yes, they know exactly where I am (was) and where I am (was) going. And now I am there.

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RT @chrisjrn @stilgherrian @joshgnosis national fjordband network? [Oh I like that.]

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“NBN construction just resting, not ended”, writes @joshgnosis zdnet.com/au/nbn-constru…

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“Bitcoin bosses accused of money laundering via Silk Road website”, reports @amworldtodaypm, with a bit of me. abc.net.au/worldtoday/con…

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Tony Abbott: The dog ate my sextant.

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@NewtonMark Cook also pranged his ship a few times, so perhaps not the best example. Bligh in his open boat?

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RT @paulwallbank: Oooh, I hear @stilgherrian preaching class war and disseminating agitprop on the ABC. [It’s true.]

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RT @MatthewBevan: Is it General Governor-General Peter Cosgrove or Governor-General General Peter Cosgrove? [The latter.]

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Tue plan, revised: Bump out Wattle Cottage; 1424 train to Sydney; sysadmin work en route; drinks (and dinner?) St Leonards; kill everyone.

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Oh. My plan to be in Sydney this evening is back on. I wish I knew what was going on with this Tuesday.

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HelenObjecting Jonathan Green!

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RT @_chesty: Mine used to be password, but I made it more secure, it’s now 123456 [Oh “password” is now more secure. newsfeed.time.com/2014/01/20/the…]

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It’s @DataPrivacyDay! Are your passwords strong enough? DM them to me and I’ll let you know their score out of 10.

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RT @Simon_Cullen: Prime Minister will hold a media conference at 12:45 AEDT to announce the next Governor-General [I’m honoured to accept.]

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“Sober analysis is now found on digital media”, writes @Paul_Karp on NSW and alcohol-related violence. abc.net.au/news/2014-01-2…

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RT @scottcarson1957: Also interesting is the Curtiss/Sperry “Flying Bomb,” kind of a WW1 cruise missile. tinyurl.com/lke8uwf

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@mpesce Take a number, Sir, there’s a few ahead of you.

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dobes I’m sorry Australia, it’s all my fault

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JustinianNews Soapy Brandis issues “public interest” certificate to keep lid on Indon war crimes in Timor-Leste: bit.ly/1aDF6j4

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MT @michaelneale: I move for a vote of no confidence and cancelling the remainder [of today]. [I’m pretty much there already because stuff.]

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@scottcarson1957 Agreed. I hadn’t known about the Liberty Eagle, so there’s some reading for me later.

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RT @scottcarson1957: Assembling Liberty Eagle RPAs, 1918. pic.twitter.com/4yEPXTWWUI [Nice to see some older drones for a change.]

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paulcarr I have an ethical dilemma: 3% milk is richer than 1%. Which should I drink to avoid being an elitist?

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RT @mpesce: ONE. BILLION. SMARTPHONES. idc.com/getdoc.jsp?con… [SEVEN BILLION DUMBHUMANS. I know who’ll win this one.]

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Something is wrong with today. With the entire concept of it. Wrong to the very core.

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LOOK IT UP ON THE INTERNET YOU STUPID ARSEHAT.

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@joshgnosis @glengyron There are naked breasts and adult themes in the parade, therefore it goes on TV later or with a edit.

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WowHistoryPics 1964 - Charlie Chaplin responds to fanmail aboard his private airship. pic.twitter.com/rOMLqC96DV

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“Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services”, founded 1920, @juhasaarinen @methadonna @Quicksilveraus

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juhasaarinen @stilgherrian @methadonna @Quicksilveraus Qony, surely? Or Qaony? Qany? Why isn’t it Quantas anyway? Why am I asking that question?

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RT @juhasaarinen: @stilgherrian @methadonna What would you call the merged company? Qantony? Sontas? [@Quicksilveraus wins: “It’s a Quony!”]

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RT @methadonna: @stilgherrian PlaneStation perhaps [Oh that’s ever better, ‘cos non-oldies will get it.]

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With both Sony and Qantas scoring a “junk” rating, the companies could merge and create a personal flight device called the “Flyman”.

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RT @johnb78: bonds not shares, but heh. [Ah. Yes. “Money things”. I’ll have another go.]

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expectproblems Ouch. Harsh. RT @MCVPacific: Sony stock now rated as ‘junk’ dlvr.it/4nrN5B

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KrayzeeKev @leslienassar Seems legit to me… pic.twitter.com/tFO0fbS3lJ

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Tue plan, draft: Notice that Certain Things have made it impossible to even attempt the planned plan; growl; draft new plan; remainder TBA.

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RT @dobes: Ok then AAP. “a virtual currency which is based on a mysterious computer algorithm.” [MATHS. IT IS ALL A MISTARY!]

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I’m recording some thoughts and feelpinions about the Bitcoin-related arrests for @amworldtodaypm shortly. I may write something after that.

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“Two Charged in Alleged Bitcoin-Laundering Scheme”, reports @WSJ, I see. online.wsj.com/news/articles/…

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Someone has sent me a Community Manager Appreciation Day Success Kit for Customer-obsessed Business. Did I fall through a wormhole?

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I have no idea why I feel like my head has been filled with Styrofoam and run over by a tractor.

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Oh is that the time.

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Tuesday, and having distinct trouble waking up. But that phone call seems to have done the job.

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