Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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

March 14th, 2014

“Lumosity adverts, the 2014 YouTube equivalent of ‘Help! I’ve fallen and I can’t get up!’”

via Janetter for Mac

Mr Norman Gunston in conversation and a jam [“oh, you call it jelly over here”] session with Mr Frank Zappa. youtube.com/watch?v=1YNQXx…

via Janetter for Mac

Now, there was this time that Norman Gunston interviewed Sally Struthers. youtube.com/watch?v=cW2kSk…

via Janetter for Mac

RT @NewtonMark: @stilgherrian Wrong wardrobe for that. [Or closet.]

via Janetter for Mac

s/aghast at/excited and a little moistened by/, @NewtonMark

via Janetter for Mac in reply to NewtonMark

NewtonMark There must be at least a few
Lib members aghast at the way Tone can be utterly dominated by giggling teenagers.

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 9:48 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

@druey @SnarkyPlatypus The Channel Nine one was earlier in the 1990s and just called “Sex”.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to druey

@SnarkyPlatypus No, it was “Sex/Life”, I just checked the years.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to SnarkyPlatypus

@SnarkyPlatypus Hang on, which was the Channel Nine one then?

via Janetter for Mac in reply to SnarkyPlatypus

Is this a good time to mention that I was on Channel Nine’s “Sex/Life”?

via Janetter for Mac

@FrancisKneebone I’m thinking of doing some sort of Guide for Gentlemanly Living.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to FrancisKneebone

SnarkyPlatypus Look, if we’re going to do 90s Australian soaps, then Pacific Drive’s low rent opening sequence deserves a tweet bit.ly/1kQycud

via YoruFukurou (retweeted on 9:35 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

@AnnabelAstbury @SnarkyPlatypus We can organise a screening of “Chances” at the National Film and Sound Archive. colsearch.nfsa.afc.gov.au/nfsa/search/di…

via Janetter for Mac in reply to AnnabelAstbury

@R_Chirgwin Generator off. A run of 2.75 hours. Can’t be arsed going out to check but I know it’ll do us for the night.

via Janetter for Mac

@alexkidman Well according to the Wikipedia, there IS a DVD. I have a birthday soon. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chances_(…

via Janetter for Mac in reply to alexkidman

“Members of the Russian Orthodox Church objected to a scene showing a naked woman saluting a swastika.” en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chances_(…

via Janetter for Mac

Mind you, nothing could beat the laser-wielding vampires and the neo-Nazis combined with an angel riding a Harley-Davidson. Yay, “Chances”.

via Tweetbot for iOS

OK, OK, I admit it. “Crownies” was no “Chances”.

via Tweetbot for iOS

I have codeine and some wine. I’ll make it work.

via Tweetbot for iOS

@kcarruthers @stufromoz Your conduct is an embarrassment to civilisation as a whole.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to kcarruthers

@MichaelByrnes Which is where I started from. I’d have lost the “loving lesbian family” sub-plot for more crime, but we’ll see.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to MichaelByrnes

Heh. This is going to flush out a few arsehats. They’d have hated Shakespeare for the low-grade jokes too.

via Tweetbot for iOS

@MichaelByrnes Bah. It was just a program that wasn’t the sort of program you wanted.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to MichaelByrnes

Mind you, there wasn’t anything wrong with “Crownies” either.

via Tweetbot for iOS

Having just watched episode 3 of “Janet King”, those who whinge that it spun off from “Crownies” are missing a fine Australian legal drama.

via Tweetbot for iOS

RT @leslienassar: @stilgherrian @j_hutch @SaysSmithy I’m ruining everything! [Excellent. As you were.]

via Tweetbot for iOS

Reeking of gasoline. Thinking of Mark Zuckerberg. As previously discussed.

via Tweetbot for iOS

@piecritic Ah, yes well maybe some bounds might be in order… Even in this election.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to piecritic

@piecritic Sorry, as a Sydney resident, why are you voting in the WA Senate election? “Vote early and vote often” has its limits, Sir!

via Janetter for Mac in reply to piecritic

I thing you people need to know that @kcarruthers is the kind of person that uses dogeweather.com

via Janetter for Mac

@Drag0nista Now that you mention it, yes, there is a joke in there somewhere. But, as you say, Friday.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to Drag0nista

@Drag0nista That would make sense, yes. The timing would be right, so RAAF photographers can get a sense of the light.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to Drag0nista

bgosford Return of the car-killing kangaroo. Pine Gap, outside Alice Springs. pic.twitter.com/ky0mGtP29T

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 6:57 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

@JonnaCecilia @helenperris Yeah, but chocolate by the tampons is an excellent move. Tomato sauce and mustard? Must be just random.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to JonnaCecilia

@Drag0nista The F-111s have all been retired. Suspect it’s F/A-18s returning to Newcastle from Melbourne?

via Janetter for Mac in reply to Drag0nista

BenHRLC Victoria’s “tough on crime” agenda led to highest growth in prisoner population in Oz but zero impact on crime rates theage.com.au/victoria/crime…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 6:54 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

@rashasman @IWearOddSockz I was trying to find a caption, but no luck. I’ll ask @AusElectoralCom to explain that party’s “#”.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to rashasman

RT @dobes: my acid trips are manifesting on my camera lens. pic.twitter.com/p4oTBwZDpS [They are. I shall have to interview him.]

via Janetter for Mac

Abbott: Have you been to the War Memorial? Students: No, the CSIRO, the wind farm, bio-energy projects. Abbott: Oh.

via Janetter for Mac

Prime Minister Tony Abbott gets questioned by Newtown High Students. Not an ideological meeting of minds here. Fun. youtube.com/watch?v=yBZwu5…

via Janetter for Mac

@michaelneale Yeah, it’s a bit young and lacks character.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to michaelneale

I love* the idea of Senate candidates who don’t publish any way of contacting them. That’s representative democracy! aec.gov.au/wa-senate/voti…

via Janetter for Mac

@R_Chirgwin No problems. I’ll burn off the petrol in the tank and then see what sort of energy levels we have left for the night.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to R_Chirgwin

Dear Western Australia, here are you 77 new Senate candidates. Have fun. aec.gov.au/wa-senate/voti…

via Janetter for Mac

Ah. And there goes the @bunjaree electricity. I suspect this is something I now need to fix.

via Janetter for Mac

AusElectoralCom 77 candidates declared today by the AEC for the 2014 WA Senate election. List now available online at aec.gov.au/candidates

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 6:23 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

yoz Baby’s First Backpack - WITH IPAD HOLDER
Staple Gun - WITH IPAD HOLDER
Egg & Cheese Bagel - WITH IPAD HOLDER
Pneumatic Drill - WITH IPAD HOL

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 6:23 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

Nine dollar cleanskin Coonawarra caberet sauvignon.

via Janetter for Mac

@halvarflake @snare “Addiction”, you say? Oh yes, I used a Hunter S Thompson quote to say that last July. zdnet.com/microsoft-suck…

via Janetter for Mac in reply to halvarflake

halvarflake One thing to be taken from the Snowden leaks: Entire organisations can have the “own boxen so you can own more boxen” addiction.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 6:17 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

@jeamland “Ninqotsa”? The incurable African thing? Man, so sorry, when does the flesh-rot set in?

via Janetter for Mac in reply to jeamland

Failing to observe all safety precautions.

via Janetter for Mac

chrisberg are they actually going to march, actually properly march? that would be quite impressive

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 6:07 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

@diodesign @R_Chirgwin True that. It certainly doesn’t help in finding decent trade.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to diodesign

@diodesign @R_Chirgwin That is very good. And accurate. And damn, you too a writer so I can’t get away with stealing it.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to diodesign

Ah, the transcript of Attorney-General Brandis’ interview with Fran Kelly just arrived. At 1750 on a Friday evening. [Golf clap.]

via Janetter for Mac

“Implementing a web server in a single printf() call”, or IMO “Why C should be banned” tinyhack.com/2014/03/12/imp… HT @thezeist via @thegrugq

via Janetter for Mac

And I arrive back at @bunjaree just moments ahead of the rain. pic.twitter.com/PotXwMktH1

via Janetter for Mac

@mckinj @myknittingwool @eleanorbloom @msjenjenjen Ketchup and, even more disturbing mental imagery, mustard.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to mckinj

Village Life episode #47: Random cab driver says “@bluntshovels says ‘Hi.”

via Plume for Android

So Woolworths has put the on-special tampon display at the end of the sauces aisle. Well done.

via Plume for Android

jdub ¡MAGENTO! pic.twitter.com/AzNctvXAwq

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:29 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Plume for Android)

Study in purple and grey, Leura instagram.com/p/lguCthCFp4/

via Instagram

Me yesterday at @zdnetaustralia: “Want secure software? Listen to Marge Simpson” zdnet.com/want-secure-so…

via Janetter for Mac

5at5daily Just published: “5at5 number 17 | 14 March 2014” tinyletter.com/5at5/letters/5… Subscribe at tinyletter.com/5at5/

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:06 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

@VodafoneAU_Help Hey, it’s an interesting market move. It’ll be interesting to see if this substantially better pricing shifts perceptions.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to VodafoneAU_Help

OJH: “There’s some great lines going on out here.” [Yes, Formula One commentator, they had the same problem in cycling.]

via Janetter for Mac

The television’s Formula One coverage is being “improved” by an interview with two of the actors from “Neighbours”.

via Janetter for Mac

So how come Brandis’ office has issued a transcript of his Alan Jones interview but not the Fran Kelly one? Surely an oversight.

via Janetter for Mac

RT @scottcarson1957: BREAKING: Facebook joins with Microsoft in banning @stilgherrian from temporal existence. [Fair call.]

via Janetter for Mac

What if Mark Zuckerberg took inspiration from those Buddhist monks during the Vietnam War and invested in a couple gallons of gasoline?

via Janetter for Mac

RT @semibogan: OH: “I’m in incognito mode so it’s secure” [Like blackface, but politically sound.]

via Janetter for Mac

@PeteLawler According to @MikeCarlton01, “Soapy” is a reference to a “pompous and effete” lawyer from “Rumpole of the Bailey”.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to PeteLawler

RT @SteveMarshallMP: Subtle background messaging is subtle. pic.twitter.com/PtccUQalEb [Cheap but effective.]

via Janetter for Mac

Your cheaply-flavoured urine does nothing for me, @snerdish @bernietb.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to snerdish

RT @PeteLawler: @stilgherrian *”Soapy the Ankle QC” [Sorry, I stand corrected.]

via Janetter for Mac

RT @bernietb: @lukehopewell Walk in, lop someone’s head off, wear their blood. Simple. [THIS IS WHAT I KEEP TELLING YOU PEOPLE.]

via Janetter for Mac

MT @quadrapop: Think this may have something to do with dodgy phone lines instagram.com/p/lgjk-hkqtE/ [No no, @TurnbullMalcolm’s got it sorted.]

via Janetter for Mac

kernelslacker idly wondering what kind of advances would have been made if people who do bitcoin mining had run folding@home clients instead.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:47 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

@GreenJ @RNSundayExtra It’d be a real scoop if you made @timwilsoncomau and @warrenmundine chew each other in a cage fight.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to GreenJ

Melbourne could just replay footage of rush-hour traffic on Punt Rd at double speed for much the same pointfulness.

via Janetter for Mac

“The battle’s not over yet. There’s going to be another corner.” Well yes, Television, it’s lap 2 of 12. Even I can see that.

via Janetter for Mac

JulianBurnside What rest of the world says about Tony Abbott
Please RT

pic.twitter.com/3ny8WrbMpj

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:30 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

Opening a book on when Attorney-General Soapy the Ankle will be revealed to be some sort of complex algae colony run amok.

via Janetter for Mac

If I had money, I’d give some to “A Rational Fear”. But I don’t. So you’ll have to, OK? pozible.com/project/178557

via Janetter for Mac

RT @latikambourke: Is Scott Morrison PM-material? He’s an ‘absolute star’ says Cabinet colleague George Brandis: latika.me/1qBcxHi

via Janetter for Mac

I just saw the trailer for some TV program featuring Ross Kemp and Somali pirates that simply didn’t end the way that justice would demand.

via Janetter for Mac

THEMONTHLY Media release: John van Tiggelen has resigned as editor; @NickFeik appointed.
bit.ly/NbYgky

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:21 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

I remember when this sort of bullshit was going to save the South Australian economy, before they decided that bicycle-amphetamines was it.

via Janetter for Mac

Or more precisely, by some sort of animatronic humanoids prating on about what such a reenacted video game might look like two days hence.

via Janetter for Mac

To judge by the TV, the streets of Melbourne have been taken over by some sort of live reenactment of a fairly boring computer game.

via Janetter for Mac

DaveedGR BREAKING: US experiencing critical shortage of shallow analytic pieces on Crimea & Malaysia Air Flight 370, may tap Strategic Pundit Reserve

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:04 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

I really would like to know the origins of the phrase “from arsehole to breakfast time”. Much used by old folk when I was a kid.

via Janetter for Mac

@bastardsheep I know @VodafoneAU was running a 30-day guarantee of some sort. Perhaps they’re still running it. There’s been BIG changes.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to bastardsheep

@bastardsheep Those @VodafoneAU 4G coverage maps are now way out of date. I’m sure they have new ones on their website.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to bastardsheep

@bastardsheep Wow. You’ve missed @VodafoneAU’s 3-year network rebuild. Lots more done since my June 2013 play. stilgherrian.com/internet/vodaf…

via Janetter for Mac in reply to bastardsheep

Just be thankful that no cybering was involved, @mjec @KateLundy!

via Janetter for Mac in reply to mjec

mjec Such digital. Wow. MT @KateLundy: ACT Labor’s plan to build biggest Aust. free wi-fi network ab.co/1m1SjWx pic.twitter.com/OovUPpuCRa

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:20 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

KateLundy Canberra again leads the nation in digital innovation with ACT Labor’s plan to build biggest Aust. free wi-fi network ab.co/1m1SjWx

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:19 PM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

So @VodafoneAU just announced 12GB of 4G data on their Pocket WiFi for $65 a month. shop.vodafone.com.au/broadband-deta…

via Janetter for Mac

RT @purserj: Campaign to install @stilgherrian as new Crikey editor starts now [Why? What the fuck have I done now?]

via Janetter for Mac

RT @riskybusiness: Apologies, looks like it was a private Flickr account. (?) [Surely we can fix that little roadbump soon enough?]

via Janetter for Mac

RT @reselsnark: [Shorten’s] the one the rank and file didn’t want as Labor leader. It seems they got their way. [OUCH!]

via Janetter for Mac

Wait, who’s Bill Shorten again?

via Janetter for Mac

@jplonie Nah they do that themselves with diesel fuel and agricultural chemicals.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to jplonie

@BXGD Well that’s one way to fund the project, I suppose, but it strikes me as having potential drawbacks.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to BXGD

“As the Australian Grand Prix revs up today in Melbourne, please find following an announcement…” [DELETES EMAIL.]

via Janetter for Mac

Wondering if I could fund and organise a trip to Laos in 14 days.

via Janetter for Mac

thegrugq@adschina: US could suffer a coast-to-coast blackout if [squirrels] knocked out just 9 of 55K electric-transmission substations”

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 10:34 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

swarthyvillain me and the other libertarians are going to defeat government with a boring book where a woman fucks a railroad or something and 3d printing

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:27 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

@bigmac I suspect that they’re learning to at least SAY the word privacy, even if they don’t quite know what it means.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to bigmac

ABC Passenger Dennis Fee at Philadelphia Int’l Airport: “We were airborne, then struck back down by the nose” - pic.twitter.com/LCpfg0q961

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:24 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

BlogsofWar RT @han_horan: so my plane just crashed… pic.twitter.com/9YFqKFPD7d

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 10:22 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

Here’s a challenge for you, @bigmac: Count how many times presenters at use the words “privacy”, “ethics” or “responsibility”.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to bigmac

“Worried about your freedoms and independences and stuff? Fear not! Attorney-General Soapy the Ankle is here!”

via Janetter for Mac

NewtonMark The notion that some kinds of data is less deserving of warrant protection than others is a fiction maintained by people who say “metadata.”

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 9:56 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

NewtonMark I think the journalism profession should push back on the use of the term “metadata” by surveillance agencies. It’s data. It’s private.

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 9:54 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

MsLods “It’s *just* metadata”. Oh really? Stanford Uni’s research on metadata and , @amworldtodaypm abc.net.au/news/2014-03-1…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:54 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

k8em0 To find out how to get $100,000 mitigation bypass like @tiraniddo and @tombkeeper did, read the guidelines: technet.microsoft.com/en-US/security…

via Twitter for Windows Phone (retweeted on 9:46 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

GreenJ Ludlam hair. RT @mmechomski: ;) RT @History_Pics: Lou Reed pic.twitter.com/rcrgrHl6GL

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:39 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

Laughing because the former colleague seems to be just as numerate as previously.

via Janetter for Mac

Defaming a former colleague.

via Janetter for Mac

RT @manaz_d: @stilgherrian You’ve gone too far. [Yeah people keep saying that…]

via Janetter for Mac

“‘Virtually no evidence’ for claim of remote backdoor in Samsung phones”, writes @dangoodin001, so there’s that. arstechnica.com/security/2014/…

via Janetter for Mac

“What if front pages were selected by newspapers’ readers instead of their editors?” blog.newswhip.com/index.php/2014…

via Janetter for Mac

BoredElonMusk Airport hammocks.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:08 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

“Today’s photo: Clive Palmer shows is his map of Tasmania.”

via Janetter for Mac

davpope “Bugger… it’s ‘ken henry!” <my cartoon in today’s @canberratimes goo.gl/oc0BNQ> pic.twitter.com/ef27l5pK4q

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:46 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

@sherro58 @PolemiCol @gattaca I do like the geography you’re developing here, Sherro!

via Janetter for Mac in reply to sherro58

About to listen to the Prime Minister on Jon Faine’s Program live. There’s a stream at abc.net.au/melbourne/prog…

via Janetter for Mac

Fri plan: Bookkeeping (done); client sysadmin tasks; schedule next week’s media production and l(a)unches; write @5at5daily; remainder TBA.

via Janetter for Mac

@PolemiCol @sherro58 @gattaca It just took me five minutes to get that joke. I seriously need a good night’s sleep some month soon.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to PolemiCol

GordyPls Twitter helping Cher through her loss. pic.twitter.com/J2T53rQvQF

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:07 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

MooseAllain Top Tip: make co-workers think you are tunnelling out by releasing small piles of soil down your trouser leg over by the photocopiers.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:58 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

I suppose the best thing about Zuckerberg trying to warn the NSA off muscling in on his turf is… well… he’ll find out. Joy.

via Janetter for Mac

Welcome to Planet Earth, then, @explanoit. Enjoy your stay.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to explanoit

explanoit .@stilgherrian Cleared all data, set safari to deny cookies, same search results. ATT in north Texas. pic.twitter.com/I6thPMWf5R

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:51 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

RT @Kat_reflects: The pirate - classy pic.twitter.com/8O2Lxf3Ngx [It’s legal in the ACT, @gattaca.]

via Janetter for Mac

RT @servantofchaos: Well Fran Kelly has George Brandis on the ropes [I’VE SEEN THAT VIDEO. No wait.]

via Janetter for Mac

Sorry, @explanoit, but only one suggestion for me: Julian Newman, who I’ve never heard of. Thanks, Google.

via Janetter for Mac

RT @explanoit: What the hell pic.twitter.com/1S1e1KIwI2 [Well, that’s with YOU logged in… *ducks*]

via Janetter for Mac

@LiamT Excellent news, that. Apart from the Nordic flu. I’m sure you can blame Denmark or something. Cheers.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to LiamT

Something something Koreans with a massive gaping back door. [I’ll finish this joke later and post it at goatse.kr.]

via Janetter for Mac

Three decades ago, Australia created the hole in the Ozone Layer. Now we’re just becoming the arsehole in the Southern Ocean.

via Janetter for Mac

@LiamT Cheers, mate. Hope all is well with you and yours?

via Janetter for Mac in reply to LiamT

annetreasure Has Mamamia found the plane yet

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 7:27 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

“Data journalist” is like “breakfast meeting”, an amalgam that ruins both constituent parts.

via Janetter for Mac

@LiamT Thank you. I’m having my usual ups and downs, but generally things go well. As for politics, well yeah, we’re world’s arsehole now.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to LiamT

“Backdoor in Samsung Galaxy Devices Could Give Attackers Access”, reports @threatpost threatpost.com/backdoor-in-sa…

via Janetter for Mac

“Backdoor in Samsung Galaxy devices ‘allows remote access to data’”, writes that @LiamT bloke. zdnet.com/backdoor-in-sa…

via Janetter for Mac

@MooseAllain Don’t worry. No jury would convict you.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to MooseAllain

RT @sherro58: Whale watching at work this morning pic.twitter.com/phfsQTDhm4 [Skywhale ahoy! Ping @gattaca!]

via Janetter for Mac

MooseAllain Jedward look like a cross between Jedward.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:12 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

RT @jjn1: If you’re a photographer you’ll appreciate this fine piece on Tri-X by @BryanAppleyard tinyurl.com/nvb7afr [Yes, you will.]

via Janetter for Mac

@mappingbabel Oh yes, I must work this onto a yarn some time.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to mappingbabel

@mappingbabel Today we are all data scientists. I still have Excel on my computer. (God knows why, though.)

via Janetter for Mac in reply to mappingbabel

@mappingbabel Heh. Yeah, bullshit is a powerful hallucinogen. But this is about Silicon Valley and the spice must flow, or something.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to mappingbabel

@mappingbabel Thanks, Jack, and thanks for RTing it. I’d detected before that we’re on the same page with some of this stuff.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to mappingbabel

@semibogan @joshgnosis It certainly is a big deal. I’ll be reading the reports across the weekend.

via Janetter for Mac in reply to semibogan

franksting Shamelessly inspired by @stilgherrian’s excellent @5at5daily I’ve resurrected Five Pints posts at my blog: bit.ly/1nRZG1i

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 6:19 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

larz Drama king, drama prince, drama lord chancellor, drama first lord of the treasury…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 6:16 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

Me at @zdnetaustralia Thursday: “Want secure software? Listen to Marge Simpson” zdnet.com/want-secure-so…

via Janetter for Mac

I’m starting to see a distinct media narrative emerging, critiquing the “tech firm will save us” meme, @Kathy__Gee @mappingbabel.

via Janetter for Mac

Or as I wrote in Feb, @Kathy__Gee @mappingbabel, “And the digital Antoinettes cried ‘Unemployed? Let them cut code’” zdnet.com/and-the-digita…

via Janetter for Mac

Kathy__Gee “Let them eat start-ups!” Why tech sector neoliberalism won’t solve America’s economic inequality problem
thenation.com/blog/178795/te…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 6:08 AM, Mar 14th, 2014 via Janetter for Mac)

Fri plan, draft: Bookkeeping; client sysadmin tasks; plan next week’s media production and l(a)unches; write @5at5daily; remainder TBA.

via Janetter for Mac

Friday. Darkness. Dull ache. The sense that, despite every effort, and every minor success, there’s still another day. Then another. Friday.

via Janetter for Mac