Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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April 30th, 2014

@Asher_Wolf Oh thanks, yes, I’d heard about this, so it’s good to see a report. Meanwhile, this. gerardlebovici.wordpress.com/2014/04/26/the…

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@JohnBirmingham Hey thanks, John, but I’d still have liked to have seen your version.

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“Announcing the Return of ‘The 9pm Edict’” stilgherrian.com/edict/00023e/ Also on SoundCloud soundcloud.com/skankmedia/

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New video: “The 9 O’Clock Resurrection, Finale” youtube.com/watch?v=TNFNzr…

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mukimu is planning a delicious new Opera House, you say? ow.ly/wjUbr pic.twitter.com/wSGfcNgnht

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@BENCHPR Ah yes, the headline is also mine, thank you.

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So, um, I wrote this at @zdnetaustralia today: “Enjoy your Ubergasm, but don’t expect respect in the morning” zdnet.com/enjoy-your-ube…

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@R_Chirgwin After one hour of burning dinosaur juice, there is 50.4V in the cupboard.

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@SnarkyPlatypus C’est la vidéo finale de La Résurrection. Je n’ai pas de vie.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Bonjour. Le jour est plein de libertaires et fantasmes sexuels inadéquats. J’édite une vidéo. Et vous?

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@R_Chirgwin Plus it’s going down to 6C tonight.

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R_Chirgwin Battery is delivering 48.0V, but it’ll be a cloudy morning and I’ll be rushing around, so I’m running the generator for an hour.

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5at5daily “5at5 number 43 | 30 April 2014” Combat aircraft, electricity prices, drugs, organgutans, and Dunning-Kruger. tinyletter.com/5at5/letters/5…

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Yeah, me at @zdnetaustralia: “Enjoy your Ubergasm, but don’t expect respect in the morning” zdnet.com/enjoy-your-ube…

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RT @jeamland: Prime Minister The Honorable Neo-con Sex Kitten? [You got it in one, Supercuddles.]

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Pyne? No, that’s laughable. A Queenslander? Yeah nah. So that leaves only one choice. Prime Minister Julie Bishop. You know it makes sense.

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Things are so toxic in NSW politics that the next PM can’t possibly be from NSW, so no Hockey, no Turnbull, not even Morrison…

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I have just been given a theory, which may perhaps come to pass if the “Dinner w Abbott” thing at iCAC takes down the PM…

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GeorgeBludger Oh boy “@davrosz:AWH receipt for $2650 for “Dinner w Abbott” emerges at afr.com/p/national/und… Abbott denied ever meeting di Giranomo”

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Another dreadful day at Wentworth Falls… pic.twitter.com/wqsE0OTz3Y

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Me at @zdnetaustralia: “Enjoy your Ubergasm, but don’t expect respect in the morning” zdnet.com/enjoy-your-ube…

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@jeffsonstein @mpesce @ssharwood Look here, Prof Sonstein, can you just please stop that?

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New blog post: “Finalist in the Optus IT Journalism Awards” stilgherrian.com/personal/lizzi…

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Whatever @ssharwood is at, it sounds like I should be grateful that I’m not.

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RT @ssharwood: Now hearing about nail-art-as-a-service enabled by the IoT. Time to push the planet into the sun.

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RT @stevemcilhatton: Some kind of Grindr/uber mashup app? “hot cabbies in your area now” [Interesting. Unlikely. @zdnetaustralia]

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@BundyB @ChrissieM @mpesce No, not you people, those other people.

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My thoughts on ‘ride sharing” apps will appear at @zdnetaustralia at some point today, with many inappropriate allusions.

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“Transport for NSW statement regarding ‘ride sharing’ apps”, a press release from a few minutes ago. medianet.com.au/releases/relea…

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RT @ChrissieM: @mpesce @BundyB for the next ? [Christ no. I wouldn’t want to be trapped in a car with those people.]

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I have just become aware of this exchange on Twitter and I have become concerned. @mpesce @BundyB pic.twitter.com/H18ZbiNjHG

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New (late) blog post: “Weekly Wrap 203: A short, productive week in autumn”, being the usual links to my stuff. stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/20…

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@R_Chirgwin It’s been cloudy, but the battery is still delivering 47.1V, so with a “mostly sunny” afternoon we should be good for tonight.

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Wed plan, unordered: Much administrivia; plan May media production schedule; blogging x 3; @5at5daily; The 9pm Edict pre-production; wine.

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@MickWest @NewtonMark Good lord, it takes a particular kind of willful ignorance to do that, doesn’t it. Sigh. They’re a weird bunch.

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SnarkyPlatypus Miranda’s turned on Tones. IT’S ON.

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RT @PeteDotAscian: @stilgherrian @NewtonMark Using SHOUTY CAPS always makes things more true. [YES I KNOW THAT WHY THEY’RE SO GOOD.]

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GonzoHacker There is also a sizable idiot market that you can sell to, but then you’re the asshole

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@call_me_tomasso @NewtonMark It’s beautiful, isn’t it. A very fine example indeed.

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GonzoHacker The hard part of monetization is that people with money to spend are assholes, so you have to cater to assholes or sell your users to them.

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“Busted Pilot Forgets To Turn Off CHEMTRAILS While Landing” worldtruth.tv/busted-pilot-f… HT @NewtonMark pic.twitter.com/Xz7CYRTGFF

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“John Kerry says he ‘used the wrong word’ when he said Israel was on track to become an apartheid state.” That’s one way of putting it, yes.

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“The Russian Underground, Revisited”, an updated report on cybercrime from Trend Micro. blog.trendmicro.com/trendlabs-secu…

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The issues behind A-G Soapy the Ankle QC’s comments on copyright and piracy, by Swinburn’s @angelacdaly theconversation.com/stop-the-pirat…

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“Fact-Checking Hillary Clinton’s Comments About Edward Snowden and the NSA” pressfreedomfoundation.org/blog/2014/04/f…

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@damonism Ah yes, not scare quotes at all, but the name of the journal. As you presumably figure out already.

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“US conservatives frightened & confused by pope’s moral world” commonwealmagazine.org/blog/us-conser… HT @MarkBahnisch

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“It’s only metadata though, right?” pic.twitter.com/0EjnmGyJrC HT @leslienassar @jeamland

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RT @jeamland: It’s only metadata though, right? [The social graph? Oh yes indeed. Just metadata. (Though you can click through for data.)]

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RT @Inglebert11: It goes bananas when you press on AWH [Yes, it does, doesn’t it.]

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The ABC has made a helpful interactive “social graph” of connections between ICAC witnesses. abc.net.au/news/interacti… pic.twitter.com/8dzujSdTIT

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@SnarkyPlatypus Aujourd’hui ressemble, il sera tout à fait raisonnable, une fois que la pluie efface. Mon plan est solide.

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One day Mr Rabbit will actually take responsibility for something that comes out of his mouth. rather that dribbling endless excuses.

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“The Prime Minister says he doesn’t think it’s a broken promise,” Yes, that’s the basic problem with the Prime Minister.

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@umairh So many people say things like this.

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@kcarruthers Something is very wrong with @umairh. I think we should send him a care package.

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RT @umairh By 2032, American “news” consisted of 27,000 men competing to explain the single piece of journalism that was published annually.

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RT @umairh: The 2000s were more innocent times. For example, we never knew goatse was actually a map of the future.

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Wed plan, draft, unordered: Much administrivia; plan May media production schedule; blogging x 3; @5at5daily; The 9pm Edict pre-production.

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Cool4ideas Brilliant protest in Lisbon: Wheelchairs parked with notes on them “be right back” and “just getting something”. pic.twitter.com/rrgZ4vsIjk

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@kjmci @gusworldau @iiadamogrady I am a professional when it comes to dreadful human beings.

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@R_Chirgwin It was sunny most of yesterday, didn’t run the generator last night, the battery is still delivering 47.5V right now. Sweet.

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@rebeccacaroe I assume the rowing is at Penrith? Or have I misunderstood?

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So yeah @kjmci @gusworldau @iiadamogrady you are all dreadful human beings.

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Dear Journalists, whenever you describe something with which you were previously unfamiliar as “crazy”, please stab yourself in the face.

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“It’s Crazy What Can Be Hacked Thanks to Heartbleed”, reports @WIRED, using ‘crazy’ in this crazy new way. wired.com/2014/04/heartb…

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“Unskilled and Unaware of It”, Dunning and Kruger’s original “Psychology” paper from 2009. math.ucdavis.edu/~suh/metacogni… (PDF)

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@rebeccacaroe Well that was the spam talking, not me. Rowing would be good, but I need something a bit closer than 50km, alas.

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My mind is boggling at her story of an orangutan kept in a logging camp for prostitution. abc.net.au/radionational/…

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This profile of Lone Droscher Nielsen, founder of Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Rescue Center, is astounding. abc.net.au/radionational/…

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@patrickgjackson @cward1e Oh cool. I’m hoping to get more background blogging happening too, now that some things have been sorted out.

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@patrickgjackson @cward1e That’s lovely stuff, Patrick. I always enjoy these glimpses beyond the formal news stories.

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cward1e BBC journo @patrickgjackson has a lovely Tumblr where he’s posting about people he meets as he covers Euro election patrickgjackson.tumblr.com

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@scottcarson1957 Yeah look are you sure you want to start taking responsibility for everything The America does? Could work against you.

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And with one phone call to The America I have significantly reduced my stress levels. Whew.

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@kjmci I shall send you an appropriate* message at an appropriate* time.

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Spam just arrived: “Have you noticed how you have become so fat and hopeless?” Gosh, thanks.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Bonjour. Je me sens terrible. Je n’ai pas eu assez de sommeil. Et il est humide et venteux là-bas. Et vous?

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Well here we are then, people, it’s Wednesday. I hope you’re satisfied.

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