Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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December 2nd, 2015

Back at @bunjaree. One quick geek task to do, and then I collapse.

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The railbus has deposited me in the deserted street of Wentworth Falls. I await the arrival of a taxi to take me the last 1.7km.

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@_midofo_ @antoniodini True, but he’s got the hunch down perfectly.

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At least this bus can go uphill.

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@michaelneale This does not actually appear to be the case.

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communist_au Either Jennifer’s mistaken or no-one gave us that memo. twitter.com/mikecarlton01/…

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t0m4r53 @MikeCarlton01 Bono’s a cult? Surely a typo…

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This is what a hacker looks like without the hoodie. Pic by @antoniodini. instagram.com/p/-ybDveyPrF/

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Crossing the Nepean, again, somehow instagram.com/p/-ybZVkiFhA/

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Everybody’s favourite sign… instagram.com/p/-yY-MXCFs5/

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@ClintonDucas Not that I know of. It seems to be being leaked through gallery types. Yawn.

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If there is anything more important than Judith Sloane doing karaoke then I have yet to encounter it. twitter.com/JohnBarronUSA/…

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The taxi driver is successfully negotiating the usual Sydney CBD traffic uselessness with good humour. Don’t know how he does it.

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Thanks to VMware for some lovely canapés and sparkling wine and pleasant conversation.

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In a taxi, en route to the @efa_oz Sydney chapter launch. efa.org.au/chapters/sydne…

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Another view from the VMware drinks at Australia Square. pic.twitter.com/UzP0xxlYdA

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The view from the VMware drinks at Australia Square. pic.twitter.com/sADMuZ3RBv

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The most amazing this about this is that MAD Magazine is still a thing. twitter.com/TheRyanParker/…

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@drearyclocks @dobes Wow. Um… 1. BOM’s secret weather warfare experiments jeopardised. 2. Cory Bernardi is an Iranian sleeper agent.

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Special SEKRIT podcast recording complete. It’s… interesting.

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@jodiem Dunno, haven’t phoned them yet.

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I predict an imminent outbreak of Instant Cyber Experts.

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abcnews China blamed for ‘massive’ cyber attack on @BOM_au supercomputer ab.co/1OvrtnC pic.twitter.com/Li2x69IUi9

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nswpolice Detectives release composite image after man sexually assaulted at

police.nsw.gov.au/news/media_rel… pic.twitter.com/owSK77uhSZ

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kinderlingradio Today we’re talking the VTech hack with @stilgherrian, parenting with @MsKarenMiles + music apps with @KateyTwit: kinderling.com.au/kinderling-con…

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“US SEC Finally Charges Shady Cryptocurrency Company For Running A Ponzi Scheme”, reports @GizmodoAU gizmodo.com.au/2015/12/sec-fi…

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Blue Mountains Hotel, Lawson, with imminent cloud instagram.com/p/-xJRObCFoT/

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I was interviewed about the VTech hack by @kinderlingradio, to air after 1200 AEDT. kinderling.com.au/kinderling-con…

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“Donald Trump Is Not a Liar,” writes @HeerJeet “He’s something worse: a bullshit artist.” newrepublic.com/article/124803…

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@Leighlo @garystark @sylmobile @R_Chirgwin Sounds like one of those “rites of passage” things. And it sounds terrible.

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shadihamid There was anti-Muslim bigotry after 9/11. But I don’t recall feeling the same sense of foreboding that I feel now. It’s different this time.

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shadihamid In new @CovertContact podcast, I talk Islamists, liberal democracy, Trump & my fears over anti-Muslim bigotry: covertcontact.com/2015/11/30/isl…

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@SnarkyPlatypus Thank the gods, @TripView now correctly shows the railbus replacements in such circumstances.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Trains depart Central at 18min past the hour as normal, and the combined trip is 2h 5m or so, so about 15min longer.

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“Regretfully our database was not as secure as it should have been.” Uhuh. vtech.com/en/media/faq-a…

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VTech now has a much better breach disclosure statement. vtech.com/en/media/faq-a… HT @troyhunt

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Wed plan, supplemental: I won’t make the 1918 from Central, so it’s train then rail bus to Wentworth Falls tonight. sydneytrains.info/service_update…

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Wed plan: 1024 train to Sydney; SEKRIT podcast recording; 1630 VMware drinks; 1800 @efa_oz Sydney launch efa.org.au/chapters/sydne…; return.

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Blogued in the Grauniad, and I haven’t even put pants on yet. The day is looking up. theguardian.com/australia-news…

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@murpharoo I thought that might strike your fancy. Cheers.

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@jasonfried This is what I keep telling @R_Chirgwin, but he has this hangup about things being “old” news.

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wunderkamercast Possibly the greatest headline EVER. Minneapolis Journal, 1906. Via @HorribleSanity pic.twitter.com/dyEKVn9bL2

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@carolprobets @AarontheEcolog @EuanRitchie1 @sleepingdingo @bunjaree Thanks. It’s a distant photo photo, but I now realise its importance.

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Well I’m glad to see that we’re all approaching this in a calm and rational fashion. twitter.com/Independent/st…

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@R_Chirgwin Either way, I think it’s a fun post and deserves a re-run. No blame, @jasonfried.

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Ah. @jasonfried is recycling a 2009 joke. So my memories don’t last six years. Sigh. twitter.com/R_Chirgwin/sta…

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@paulwallbank Maybe if Sensis had claymation emoticons too…

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Ah yes. @TimWattsMP, ” appeaser of radical Islam”. Or so says noted theologian and strategist @GChristensenMP. twitter.com/TimWattsMP/sta…

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This is like describing MH17 as an “altitude evolution”. twitter.com/paulwallbank/s…

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Seriously, @jasonfried, where are my claymation emoticons?

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I’ve been using Basecamp for years. I’m proud to have helped @jasonfried and the team hit their $100B market cap. twitter.com/paulwallbank/s…

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figgled The dawn of December 1st arrives.
The door of Michael Buble’s cage is unlocked.
He flinches from the light.
It is time.

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@JanJoostBouwman Well that’s the same basic idea, so yeah, this should be possible.

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Apparently Google knows something that we don’t. pic.twitter.com/cuSNhPunOi

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iblametom Update on VTech breach to note 6.4m kids affected (up from 200k estimate) forbes.com/sites/thomasbr… (@TheKenMunroShow says buy kids iPhones)

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AmandaAtLarge X Pro II has a certain ring to it tho @nycjim twitter.com/nycjim/status/…

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Here’s another podcast production and distribution startup. The field is getting crowded now. twitter.com/lorenb/status/…

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Wed plan, supplemental: It looks like it’s going to be a late return to Wentworth Falls tonight for me. Hmmm.

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Wed plan, draft: 1024 train to Sydney; SEKRIT podcast recording; 1630 VMware drinks; 1800 @efa_oz Sydney launch efa.org.au/chapters/sydne…

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“Submarines and ships—building, building, building!”, writes Graeme Dunk at@ASPI_orggaspistrategist.org.au/submarines-and…Q

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StarWipe 6 Times Amy Schumer Was Perfect And It Was Perfect, Her Perfection—So Perfectstarwipe.com/r/1192tsd0pic.twitter.com/gvMVYBM3J99

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Dawn. The lyrebird falls silent. Lyrebirds really only do their full performance in the pre-dawn half-light.

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leslienassar … is the name of @stilgherrian’s new podcast, where he travels Australia, shouting at animals. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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SHUT UP YOU GODDAM WONDER OF CREATION.

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Oh dear God, look at me. The lyrebird is one of the most remarkable things in the animal kingdom, and I’m getting annoyed with it.

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I wonder if I spent ten minutes each morning muttering “Go fuck yourself!” whether they’d send out The Van.

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I wonder if I spent ten minutes each morning muttering “Go fuck yourself!” whether the lyrebird would learn that.

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The lyrebird that lives just below @bunjaree’s Rosella Cottage is a loud and persistent thing. And needs to learn to fake some new calls.

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jayrosen_nyu Many kinds of lies don’t bother the press, writes @drvox. “Trump breaks the rules of political lying.” vox.com/2015/12/1/9828… Recommended.

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doingitwrong A client asked me to invoice them with PayPal. pic.twitter.com/DHTgxx2V3I

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Well, Public Enemy fans, isn’t this the most gangsta thing you’ve ever seen? twitter.com/charlesarthur/…

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Wednesday. Their heads are downcast, They shuffle Their feet. Sheepishly, They admit giving you ten times the proper dose. Laugh! Wednesday.

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