Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 15th, 2016

SteveMolk The fur of an elderly, shedding muppet. twitter.com/Mamamia/status…

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@natecochrane I’d assumed that would’ve been the case, given some of the advances at the time.

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PointZeroOne I’m reading the census questions out loud as I do them. number 7 is “where does Jared usually live” the wife chimes in “on the couch”

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AndyDW_ Don’t remember this album. twitter.com/andreakuszewsk…

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@MrTimG The phrase is having your CV “bleached” of Nazism. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wernher_v…

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Kusbaşılı. That is all.

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CrazyinRussia Napkin at a Russian bar. pic.twitter.com/h9jkTzHXSH

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“Plan 9 from Outer Space” (1959) archive.org/details/Plan_9…

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“Reefer Madness” (1938) archive.org/details/reefer… [There’s SO many old feature films in the Internet Archive.]

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thegrugq_ebooks I wonder if Red Cross can implement one of their open unsolicited attachments emailed to me because they were code talkers.

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Wernher von Braun explains the possibility of space travel from a Disneyland episode “Man in Space”, 9 Mar 1955. youtube.com/watch?v=9-phxC…

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dejcunningham Seeking investment in my new invention which will replace social media and make us all billionaires pic.twitter.com/CXM2qXZWhS

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The Sci-Fi Air Show. scifiairshow.com Hope this comes to Australia soon. Ping @NewtonMark pic.twitter.com/e19xMyBIIV

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“Aircraft Carriers Could Be Obsolete in the 2030s Even With F-35s” via @warisboring warisboring.com/aircraft-carri… Also helps understand subs.

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“Asia’s Looming Subsurface Challenge” via @WarOnTheRocks warontherocks.com/2016/08/asias-… Read to put AU’s submarine program into context.

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“Don’t Worry Too Much About Russia’s Artisinal Attack Submarines” via @warisboring warisboring.com/dont-worry-too…

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“Is Beijing Preparing to Wage a ‘People’s War’ in the South China Sea?” via @warisboring warisboring.com/is-china-prepa…

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“How Donald Trump Answers A Question”, a nice bit of linguistic analysis. youtube.com/watch?v=_aFo_B…

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Eurovision 1980 Luxembourg: Sophie & Magaly, “Papa Pingouin” youtu.be/tdrW1vr9kwM?t=…

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“Pen-test trio crafts ‘Datasploit’ tool for easy social engineering”, writes @darrenpauli theregister.co.uk/2016/08/15/hac…

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Right. Food is on the way, so it’s time to clear out the browser tabs and point to some interesting things.

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Ouch! @BBC_WHYS has done an episode on “Australia Cartoon Row” bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04… Australia is really winning this month.

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@jxeeno This has cheered me up immensely. Thank you.

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@NikolaiHampton @shipw My pleasure. There’s been some excellent analysis of this train wreck, yours amongst it.

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I see that nbn™ has got it sorted. twitter.com/jxeeno/status/…

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Abetz / Leyonhjelm.

Ping @jeamland.

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Scarfolk Blankety Blank to return to screens after being banned for featuring a demon deity. scarfolk.blogspot.com/2016/05/the-ho… pic.twitter.com/kt1gIP2WGT

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Yeah, I was thinking that Driskell v. Homosexuals would collapse on jurisdiction issues. What a shame. twitter.com/el_wordsmythio…

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“Why this year’s Census might still be a privacy nightmare”, writes @NikolaiHampton (12 Aug) computerworld.com.au/article/605013…

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I note that this God vs Homosexual petition was filed more than a year ago. I suppose someone should check how it went.

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tokenbg John Inverdale (BBC) says to Murray that he’s the first to win 2 Olympic tennis golds. Murray’s response:”Venus and Serena have won 4 each.”

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@lukehopewell I reckon you can bring on those wires about now.

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Histreepix The German Navy attempting to breed the first flying submarine. Bremen, 1921. pic.twitter.com/rm7S0hvSiz

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An interesting presentation style, but after 10 weeks of this I’d be wanting them to stick wires into my ears. twitter.com/lukehopewell/s…

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FT This has just become our most read story: London rents fall for the first time in six years on.ft.com/2bx2llF pic.twitter.com/SR5rEieViO

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@dustappeal @rwerkh @jturner_ibrs At the very least, you need to validate household IDs and prevent duplicate form entry.

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@dustappeal @rwerkh @jturner_ibrs You need to be able to resume part-completed forms that have been saved. Some sort of database there?

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@dobes Also, remember when we found it hard to type “ABS” because we were so used to typing “ABC”?

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@dobes Things can only get better.

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“Exclusive: Rudd and Abbott were warned PNG detention plan was unconstitutional in 2013”, writes @TomMcIlroy smh.com.au/federal-politi…

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jturner_ibrs Premise; we can design it cheaper on existing web platforms (e.g. AWS/Azure) with better resilience & security than IBM did.

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jturner_ibrs .@DataScienceAUS & I putting out the challenge: let’s open source the census web architecture. Who’s an expert who will create a draft?

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gerryshih The most intense mall in Beijing? “Smoking kills you. And others.” pic.twitter.com/wvpT2hYGsY

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snurb_dot_info Oh. My. Gods. All of academia is basically a giant CIA front. Yes, I’m _sure_ that’s what this means. twitter.com/alexandreafons…

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@KompleatKnut There’s an idea. I also have the “Emergency!” ringtone from when Sydney Central station caught fire. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@KompleatKnut Well that’s easily solved. Please feel free to use that as a ringtone.

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That podcast that I streamed on Census night was finally posted on the weekend. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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thinkprogress Is Gwyneth Paltrow wrong about everything? This scientist thinks so. thkpr.gs/3771419 pic.twitter.com/dsfBjT6oD1

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ICYMI, I finally posted this podcast on Sunday. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@jonoabroad You’re the second person to mention something from the podcast that I have no memory of saying.

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This ACCS paper is an interesting read. “Australian Cyber Civil Corps Draft Concept” unsw.adfa.edu.au/australian-cen…

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Completely ducked.

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Duck Woman is explaining How Things Work to the new Junior Duck Girl.

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It’s an Emergency Duck kind of day. It is time to make arrangements with the Duck Woman.

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@thegrugq_ebooks @riskybusiness Are you sure the Russians are involved in this?

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@SwiftOnSecurity @wibbly @Info_Aus @dobes And now you know far too much about Australia’s Census and the ABS.

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“Censusfail and the fog of war”, in which @riskybusiness updates his timeline and analysis of risky.biz/censusfailupda…

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@wibbly @dobes Has it been confirmed that SLK-581 is what ABS uses for Census data as well as all the other stuff?

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wibbly @stilgherrian here’s an example twitter.com/cmrn/status/76…

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wibbly @stilgherrian @dobes here’s the full spec on SLK581, the linkage code: aihw.gov.au/WorkArea/Downl…

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BTW, @dobes, did you see this lovely little snippet on the weekend? Sophisticated stuff, this. pic.twitter.com/9h8em2fjJz

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“Census 2016: A case study in the confluence of failure”, writes @dobes zdnet.com/article/census…

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@RISirius @ABCTV Series one won heaps of awards. Series two has nice plot twists, though I haven’t seen it yet. (I was a script consultant.)

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@BeverleyHead Hey everyone needs a little excitement in their life.

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Also, I see that Fox is planning to do a US version of “The Code”, which is… interestingdeadline.com/2015/12/the-co…25

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So “The Code” series 2 starts on @ABCTV on 1 Sep, which might be fun. tv.press.abc.net.au/the-code-serie…

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@aggerchez That vaguely rings a bell. That was all ad lib, so I’ll have to listen back to get the full glory of it.

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Has the ABS been shut down yet and its offices turned into a giant rabbit hutch?

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@oberonsghost I may head out in search of opiates later.

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Podcast (from 9 Aug): “The 9pm Fracking Your Data Real Good” stilgherrian.com/edict/00062/ pic.twitter.com/8Mg1XjM6kx

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Blog post: “Weekly Wrap 324: Back to the pain, causing chaos” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/32… pic.twitter.com/yE8phkhGnl

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Mon plan, rough draft: Make it stop hurting; administrivia; socks; comfort food.

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Monday. Divide it by the number you first thought of. Monday.

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