Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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June 1st, 2015

@katedoak @Pollytics @NewtonMark Touché. Also, I am a dreadful human being. Also, I my eyes are watering.

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@Pollytics @NewtonMark Oh trannys can sag, trust me. I worked with one once who was in her 70s and age had… oh, wait. Sorry.

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@pelagikat It’s not a regular menu item, that’s for sure. Appears as a special treat, and is not cheap. I’ve only had it twice before.

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@gattaca And I wanted the flying submarine from “Marine Boy” and, lesserly, “Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea”. Suffer.

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@pelagikat The Southern Bluefin is, but I doubt it was that. There’s three other species called Bluefin Tuna.

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@mcbridesride Sorry for what? :) The essay is very readable. The first paragraphs will hook you in.

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@TawarRazaghi Yeah I just saw your New England gig. You must baffle ‘em big time! Go for it.

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thegrugq Shocked! Shocked! No one could’ve predicted this! twitter.com/TheEconomist/s…

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@sylmobile @GordyPls @evilpandas WHAT’S WRONG WITH THE NAME GERALDINE?

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Nah, @elenacresci @NewtonMark, these shots are all staged illicitly by mortuary attendants in their lunch breaks. twitter.com/elenacresci/st…

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@TawarRazaghi I’d love it, though I’ve never heard it said by anyone but a skinny middle-class white boy who imagines he’s gangsta.

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@19bk69 Oh later than that. Barely into this century.

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@TawarRazaghi Except the usage wasn’t “He’s just a toy” but “He’s so toy:” or even just “He’s toy”.

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@TawarRazaghi From hip-hip culture. There were real musicians / graffiti artists, and they there were toys. Like a real car/gun vs a toy…

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“Islamic State and global terrorism: where to now?” being an hour with David Kilcullen. abc.net.au/radionational/…

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Good God. I just used “toy” as an adjective to describe a person. Note to self: It is no longer 1990.

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@shiftkey Heh. Nah, they were having fun. Besides, some of those 1991 suburban white boy wannabe rap stars follow me on Twitter. [Waves!]

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I swear, that boy spends more on hair product in a week that I spent on my entire wardrobe.

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And you know what? A quarter of a century later, Adidas is still making exactly the tribal marker clothes they want to buy.

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Oh God, a bunch of teen Japanese gamer boys looking for all the world like a suburban white boy wannabe rap crew from 1991. I feel old.

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@SnarkyPlatypus You’re hearing a few short minutes. I watched a big chunk of the video intently. I cried.

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@semibogan @thegrugq @mjos_crypto Does that involve tequila? Please say that it does.

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The Blue Fin will have to wait for another day. Much as I love it.

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Damn. I am nearly completely full and I just saw that they have Blue Fin Tuna sashimi.

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@mjos_crypto @thegrugq This is true. But I’m drinking sake and can barely remember how computers even work without ring magnets.

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@SnarkyPlatypus When you move in the circles I do, you never even dream of saying that sort of thing.

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NewtonMark Abbott: “Watermelon frisbee coffee-table blanket sandwich racecourse dog tree violin bonsai support the government’s small business policy.”

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I’m going to be cyber end out by the end of the week.

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Lame crypto shibboleths are the best.

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@thegrugq Doh! I am a fool! This is why I follow experts like you. Whew!

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@thegrugq Man! You’ve gotta ROT13 that shit or you’re screwed! Better do it twice to be sure!

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Suddenly realising that I will know many, many people at the AusCERT conference from tomorrow evening and so much alcohol…

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RT @SnarkyPlatypus: Why don’t we have a Minister of Sangria? [There are many such unanswered questions…]

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AntonyGreenABC No Land Tax party have lodged a Court of Disputed Returns petition against result of NSW Legislative Council election

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@zippydazipster @SnarkyPlatypus Well this won’t be a big session. I have a report to analyse and file before the 0800 start tomorrow.

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@oberonsghost Thank you. I saw what this report did to @joshgnosis and @MsLods earlier, so I do have concerns.

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@SnarkyPlatypus I have an inadequate understanding of the rules relating to this particular discount offer.

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“Sake happy hour”? I see.

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Fish, circling endlessly…

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@oberonsghost I have my own grim reality to come this evening.

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Yes, I will need sake before reading that report in any more detail.

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@oberonsghost This would be a cabaret dance troupe wearing vinyl skirts?

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@MsLods This was exactly my concern. It’s so very, very broad (“assist”), and just on departmental feelings about illegality.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Yeah, and the report itself is a lovely piece of… politics. I can see why it cause@SenatorLudlamam to start drinking early.

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And the radio spot is done. I’ll post a recording later tonight.

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On hold with ABC @891adelaide to talk face-recognising ATMs. zdnet.com/article/china-… Listenify live at abc.net.au/radio/stations… or on ABC apps.

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@jplonie Except I see that I’ll also be on deadline during the afternoon, so I may be terrible company.

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@jplonie Excellent. I’ll have my people talk with your people.

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@jplonie I’m on VA527 at 1510 tomorrow.

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@PointZeroOne Oh that would be lovely, obviously, but not vital. You can always “persuade” others to listen and/or pay.

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@PointZeroOne This is terrible! But I’m afraid that I can’t even think about it until a week away. I’m cybering all this week.

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Perhaps… perhaps someone else could spray your bits? A loved one, or a family membertwitter.com/johntheluthera…Gs

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This is* pretty much the development timeline I’d expect for a global secure email system. You wouldn’t want to rush. pic.twitter.com/IIh65DNaID

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I’m convinced. Totally and utterly convinced. pic.twitter.com/n5QVRT46a4

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Look if @briankrebs can retweet this stuff then It Must Be True. Or at least CyberTrue™. twitter.com/hypatiadotca/s…

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This is pretty special* stuff. “The Ultimate Cybersecurity Defense Weapon for the emerging age of the global cloud”! pic.twitter.com/5oczZS7en0

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BitSpray? BitsPray? Something’s spraying. bitspray.com Also a Kickstarter, natch. kickstarter.com/projects/cloud… pic.twitter.com/Sm5Ou5NFMI

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@SnarkyPlatypus Is this the same doctor who told me that SSRI cessation syndrome is “no worse than a Tuesday after a long weekend”?

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One hour until the radio spot, and then the question will relate to dinner.

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@PointZeroOne Well there’s a special place in Heaven reserved for you, sure, but you should still not watch television tonight.

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@joshgnosis I was clumsy when I opened it and it spilt and now I’ve got freedoms all over my pants and they reek of freedoms.

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Opening my evening reading. Because I hate myself. aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_… pic.twitter.com/qwh0R9qxVh

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@eldonnn I suspect that @SenatorLudlam operates beyond time and space.

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If you read this tweet, it will tell you about the podcast you are going to listen to tonight, rather than watch TV. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@michaelmeloni You stole that from Aesop, except then it was about a goose and a wolf.

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natecochrane Jeez, the Treasury Secretary might as well have said: “We’re fucked”. businessspectator.com.au/news/2015/6/1/…

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@PollHereford @R_Chirgwin Oh, what was the thing from Orgazmo called? Ah yes, the Orgazmorator!

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I’ll be talking more about face-recognition ATMs and related things on ABC @891adelaide at 1750 ACST / 1820 AEST abc.net.au/adelaide/

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“China developing ATM with face recognition”, wrotes @achanthadavong zdnet.com/article/china-…

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So what did this “tele-dildonic underwear” underwear do to the boss, exactly, @R_Chirgwin? Turned up too high? twitter.com/R_Chirgwin/sta…

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One wonders what happened, specifically, that happened to the enfeebled boss, and whether it hurt. twitter.com/R_Chirgwin/sta…

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@SenatorLudlam I have yet to write my section-313 thing. But “a little early”? Is it? I’m not a good judge in such matters.

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5at5 number 191: 1980s cyber tech, US aircraft carrier mistakes, spoilt brats, and two unrelated oriental mysteries. tinyletter.com/5at5/letters/5…

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I think @SenatorLudlam would feel a lot better if he just turned off the internet and opened the whiskey.

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“Various bug and stability fixes.”

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Well this is pretty much the end of the world right here. twitter.com/marcoostini/st…

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@Andrew_Zammit He’s an old Italian guy, and he’d discussed these exact things with mates yesterday. Is the Barber Test a trusted thing?

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@Andrew_Zammit Kilcullen’s thesis passes the barber test. Osama’s / the West’s weakness, IS as a real state, go in hard…

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@ClintonDucas @kcarruthers Thank you, though the birthday was a few weeks ago.

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@PointZeroOne Not the Shiraz. And I don’t allow Wolf Blass in the house. But it’s a nice gesture.

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Mon plan, update: Haircut (very shortly); @5at5daily; 1820 radio spot, details to follow; in between, read the section 313 report; cry.

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Ah, a little “welcome back” note from the manager has just been delivered. pic.twitter.com/Kq9xsS8vpo

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@HazRobert @virag064 Thanks. The birthday was a few weeks ago. As for the rest, yes, here’s hoping.

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akent Out of touch levels reaching meltdown twitter.com/KnottMatthew/s…

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What @paulkidd says is true. You Americans really do need to learn about democracy. twitter.com/paulkidd/statu…

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Oh yeah, it’s my birthday present from the Australian Government. Happy happy joy joy. pic.twitter.com/hHOOV6mEos

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@richard_st @OaaSvc @R_Chirgwin I haven’t been following NBN news closely, not since technology choices became party-political.

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I’d give Bill a cookie.

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@richard_st @OaaSvc @R_Chirgwin Technically or politically? I can’t recall offhand what was promised by when.

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Being blamed for something, but at this stage it is unclear what, exactly.

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Will_Bunch Terrorists lining up to use pay phone as Patriot Act provisions expire in one hour pic.twitter.com/I8APn56Dnv

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@OaaSvc @R_Chirgwin I’ve always had the feeling that Lord Wentworth’s Cabinets of Curiosity would be his downfall.

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You can kinda read this tweet up to the first comma and then just reply “Yes” at that point. twitter.com/NewtonMark/sta…

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@MsLods So once more, the Australian government “balances” law enforcement and other needs by listening to law enforcement and no-one else.

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“NBN must limit downloads to 12 Mbps downloads until 2016”, writes @R_Chirgwin theregister.co.uk/2015/06/01/the…

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@elronxenu That’ll have to wait until I’m not on mobile internets.

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@OaaSvc So will I. My flight is timed to let me check in before cocktails. See you then!

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@OaaSvc Oh thank you. The Orgy is better than the Inadequate, I think, but YMMV.

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@TrainLinkWest My pleasure. The quality and even audibility of announcements is patchy and problematic, so praise where its due. Cheers.

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@TrainLinkWest Please pass my thanks to the guard on V-set 31 arriving Central ~1216 for his clear, audible and friendly announcements.

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Still, Crusader Rabbit listening to people who know what they’re talking about, as opposed to Hadley, Jones, and PMO brainfarts? Yeah sure.

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Which reminds me. Maybe Cardinal Pell could do a gangsta rap album. That’d go down a treat, mofos.

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What @nhadim87 says makes sense. Imams in charge of anti-radicalisation? Sounds like an anti-graffiti program being run by archbishops.

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“Muslim radicalisation: Why Australia’s strategy is failing, and how to fix it”, writes @HNadim87 lowyinterpreter.org/post/2015/06/0…

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This would of course be the primary reason, yes. twitter.com/NewtonMark/sta…

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Crossing the Nepean, from the mid-deck instagram.com/p/3XjSfWiFgS/

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@PointZeroOne There’s a word for people like you.

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Dear Australia, it is important that you listen to what the old white men think. twitter.com/GreenJ/status/…

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@joshgnosis But does it weigh the same as a duck?

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“Australian agencies should retain site-blocking powers: Committee”, writes @joshgnosis zdnet.com/article/austra…

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Oh good. @joshgnosis has read the section 313 thing so I don’t have to. He’ll tell me what to think.

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Ah. The is now running “up” on the “down” track between Springwood and Valley Heights because coal.

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@MsLods So parliament IS discussing the tampon tax today?

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Pro Tip: The phrase “social media ‘statistics’” should always have scare quotes, as just demonstrated.

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Seriously, AIMIA, highlighting ±2 percentage points when Sensis’ N=800 consumers and N=1100 businesses? FFS.

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Virtually EVERY “change” in AIMIA’s item on Sensis’ AU social media usage stats is within margin of error. Arsehats. aimia.com.au/community-news…

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Oh, is there also some section 313 arsehattery today? Canberra is such a target-rich environment today!

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Ms Grattan is asking one of those self-answering questions, isn’t she. (I suppose I am too, yeah?) twitter.com/michellegratta…

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So @VodafoneAU wants 20 graduates for its 12-month graduate program. IT, Engineering, Finance, Marketing and HR. vodafone.com.au/careers/gradua…

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@jonoabroad @R_Chirgwin @SnarkyPlatypus No, I only have the phone these days, and it’s not suitable.

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BlogsofWar “Cyberhacking”

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@DanielOCnr @paulkidd I’ll leave @R_Chirgwin answer that, because I’ve departed for the week and can’t look, and it’s his system.

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@chrisjrn Does this mean that the system is working or that the system is failing?

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Progressing the plan.

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@R_Chirgwin Yes. The black cockatoos have taken a liking to @bunjaree, and are coming quite close to the cottages.

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@ktxby @cathywilcox1 People shouldn’t be allowed to have different ideas. It only leads to trouble.

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And now, having done the day’s nibbling on a couple species of banksia, the black cockatoos head off. Loudly. Very loudly.

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Oh. No. It’s not the Hell Gate. It’s “just” 40 or 50 yellow-tailed black cockatoos swooping 10m from the house and SCREECHING. @R_Chirgwin

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OMFG THE HELL GATE IS OPENING.

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@ktxby @cathywilcox1 Heh. Yeah, Christian friends seem to have a range of beliefs. Few seem to match what ACL prattles on about.

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I have just paired up all my clean socks, so the Hell Gate should be opening up any moment now.

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@ktxby @cathywilcox1 There seems to be a difference between what Christians and non-Christians think Christianity is meant to be about.

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Yes I am retweeting a four-day-old joke. Because I am a moron.

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jvhellemond When hipster company names backfire: pic.twitter.com/RMvSRW50xW

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thomatronic Please, all, stop retweeting @jvhellemond’s twitter.com/jvhellemond/st… as I am sitting next to him and all the buzzing devices are v. annoying.

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@cathywilcox1 Well @bastardsheep has just clarified it for me. I am feeling… better for it.

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@bastardsheep @adambrereton What you say is doubtless true and definitely sad.

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@glengyron One time, [REDACTED] was going to introduce me to an FBI guy who interrupted, “The FBI is already familiar with Stilgherrian.”

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@digit13 @QuarterlyEssay I’ve heard good things about that book, yes. I’ve heard Kilcullen speak about some of the core ideas.

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Dear All The Media, please pay attention to this strange man’s complaint, because I share it and we are correct. twitter.com/adambrereton/s…

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@SnarkyPlatypus I’m spending quite a bit of time with law enforcement types this week, so I’ll confirm what my memory seems to believe.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Obviously a regular holster is better (waist, shoulder, or small of back) but not so good wen jogging or at the beach.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Yes. Have a look at, oh, old footage of John Howard as PM jogging with his two burly tracksuited friends. Waist pouches.

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@aggerchez No, I’ve not read any of Kilcullen’s book-length stuff. But I have met him and heard him do his stuff. He makes a lot of sense.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Australian Federal Police. There’ll be a 9mm semi-automatic pistol in there.

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@warkolm Yep. Check Point cybering in Sydney on Tuesday, then AusCERT cybering on the Gold Coast for the rest of the week.

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I would like to draw your attention to this podcast-related tweet, because if you listen you might learn something. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Mon plan: Pack (in progress); 1024 train to Sydney; planning; errands; haircut; @5at5daily; catch up on sleep before four days of cybering.

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@Andrew_Zammit Indeed. I’ll re-read Kilcullen next week (I’m cybering all this week) and some other viewpoints.

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@Andrew_Zammit Yeah, I wasn’t exactly thrilled with the idea of arcing up the war, but Kilcullen argues his strategy well.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Well this is what happens when you appoint a cabbage as Minister for Immigration and Border Protection.

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Not only that, but David Kilcullen’s @QuarterlyEssay is a fun and entertaining (I know!) read. About Iraq, Afghanistan, Islamic State.

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What eminent strategist David Kilcullen recommends in that @QuarterlyEssay and what Crusader Rabbit is doing are rather different.

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I’ve now read David Kilcullen’s @QuarterlyEssay “Blood Year: Terror and the Islamic State” and so should you. quarterlyessay.com/essay/2015/05/…

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Not to detract from the horror that is domestic violence, but we could also add “obesity” to this list. twitter.com/BernardKeane/s…

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SofieHagen If you are standing with a stranger in an elevator and a third person comes in, shout “Act normal!” and wait.

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No, I’m sure this is how I remember the time when… oh never mindtwitter.com/Telegraph/stat…vx

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@BXGD If it turns into open bloodshed tonight, do give me a heads-up.

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@BXGD Not that I’ve been watching this issue all that closely.

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@BXGD Perhaps. I suspect, though, that this is all just Too Complicated™ and so they’re just playing partisan point-scoring.

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@BXGD I gather that Sen Rand Paul doing things that benefit nobody but Sen Rand Paul is a central theme to how the Senate works these days?

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@michaelneale Thanks. Fortunately, today should be a straightforward day. Tuesday through Friday is another story.

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Mon plan, draft: Pack; 1024 train to Sydney; planning; various errands; haircut; @5at5daily; catch up on sleep before a busy four days away.

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@docbaty Reportedly, the NSA will have just started shutting down certain collection programs, to end at midnight if it’s an impasse.

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@docbaty The US Patriot Act expires at midnight ET. The question is whether to renew (with amendments) or pass the new USA Freedom Act.

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@R_Chirgwin @paulkidd Hence we have a meat-based remote start, that is to say, me.

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The next eight hours, this extraordinary Sunday night session of the US Senate, will be fascinating. May the gods be with you, America.

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onthemedia The Senate is now in session. You can watch the debate on the USA Freedom Act here: floor.senate.gov/MediaPlayer.ph…

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@paulkidd Yes. @R_Chirgwin will have the details. It’s new. Its predecessor was destroyed by lightning a couple months back.

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@paulkidd And you don’t find that returning to your guests reeking of petrol… assists the entertainment?

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PartonMe_ A number of other listeners have confirmed that it snowed in Queanbeyan overnight. Apparently there’s an inch of snow at Burra.

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@alexkidman Christ. “Budget: $1,500 (estimated)” is always a good sign, yeah?

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@ResignInShame All done. Generator started successfully.

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Last night’s blog post: “Weekly Wrap 260: Winter is coming” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/26… pic.twitter.com/G7bYGxwRdy

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New podcast: “The 9pm Orgy of Confusion” stilgherrian.com/edict/00044/ pic.twitter.com/FqafcqsQ1y It’s on SoundCloud too soundcloud.com/skankmedia/e00…

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@ResignInShame No, all the inter-building wiring is underground. The battery didn’t quite last the night. I’m not quite sure why.

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@paulkidd I’m guessing it wouldn’t have been the best-chosen night for the electrons to go missing either.

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@catchtheleaves Oh. While @WeAreElektron certainly looks interesting, my immediate need is for something more primal.

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Fuck. There are no electrons, and it’s still nearly two hours until dawn. I must wrangle the dinosaurs. Where are my trousers?

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Monday. Winter. Apparent temperature at @bunjaree -3.4C. Wind gusting around 50km/h. But the frost on your soul chills us all. Monday.

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@phbarratt I suspect you would agree with much of what I say in my latest podcast. stilgherrian.com/edict/00044/

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@dermottbanana So it would seem. I was not at all impressed with that performance in Estimates. I expect much more of actual humans.

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New blog post: “Weekly Wrap 260: Winter is coming” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/26… pic.twitter.com/G7bYGxwRdy

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@dermottbanana Small world, eh? But it is not a prison ship, apparently.

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