Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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October 30th, 2016

TheNTNews THE BEST THING ABOUT LIVING IN DARWIN IS THE VARIETY OF MINIMUM & MAXIMUM TEMPS WE EXPERIENCE pic.twitter.com/OhO8XAoVVm

via Mobile Web (M5) (retweeted on 8:34 PM, Oct 30th, 2016 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

RichardTuffin The penny drops. Is the new asylum seeker policy what Turnbull had to promise Pauline Hanson to get her vote for the ABCC legislation?

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:49 PM, Oct 30th, 2016 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

I choose to not scroll back, because I’m happy to let my imagination run free with this one. twitter.com/JazzTwemlow/st…

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Departing Melbourne earlier, where the rain had begun. pic.twitter.com/aa6cgfS42G

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Lumpy bits, over northern Victoria I think. pic.twitter.com/P7e1JuHtec

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Rainbow over Kurnell, a few minutes ago. instagram.com/p/BMLhWprAbZ9/

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Transmitters off, see you in Sydney.

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There’s also some loud dickheads on this flight.

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We have been warned it’ll be a lumpy flight.

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@incorrect But wouldn’t it wash off in the rain?

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business The feds won’t buy this $19 million stealth boat …or let its inventor sell it abroad bloom.bg/2ea8bZ2 pic.twitter.com/Bn6tsO1bUP

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@juhasaarinen Did I ask you to contribute to this experience?

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@swearyanthony I didn’t see that, but that’s classy work.

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I do like the idea of “poorly thought out soup”.

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My Melbourne airport (MEL) pre-flight tradition. pic.twitter.com/l6wfCQ6ZZr

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“Elderly” is a bit cruel, but accurate. twitter.com/EU_today/statu…

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Passing a car with a Thermomix sign on its side. The driver looks stressed.

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Goodbye Melbourne and your container terminal. pic.twitter.com/g2Yhq1NjZi

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“SkyBus’in, along the Melbourne roads…”

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Fawkner Beacon, even. Automangle was helping* me.

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I don’t know where Falkner Beacon is, but yeah gusting to 80km/h. pic.twitter.com/Z3C6NEAlgW

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SICKOFWOLVES INSTEAD OF HAVING AN ELECTION HAS ANYONE CONSIDERED SPRINTING INTO THE WOODS AND NEVER RETURNING

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Because the economics don’t stack up, and never have. twitter.com/ContractCMO/st…

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BOM_Vic Batten down the hatches & ! Cold front with showers and squalls above 90 km/hr likely to cross d..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…1Y

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On the plus side, I’ll save a fortune on facial scrubs.

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Those winds have started hitting Melbourne again. St Kilda being hit with wind-blown beach sand. Glasses just blown..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…hl

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OH: “Are you sure that wasn’t related to the copycat murders?”

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Walking back down Ackland Street. On an unrelated note, isn’t it a shame that cluster bombs are considered wrong.

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thegrugq_ebooks This is a fascinating activity.

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@BruceHore @GordyPls @NathanLee @zdnetaustralia … though it’s a separate argument whether this was the best choice for that process.

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@BruceHore @GordyPls @NathanLee @zdnetaustralia I’ve no problem with using words that the target audience (senators) might better follow…

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While it’s disappointing, @NickBryantNY @Colvinius, it’s only a misdeweiner.

I’ll get my coat..twitter.com/NickBryantNY/s…uI

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@jodiem @kcarruthers @abcnews Probably because it seems to be announcing an intention, so we wouldn’t have an actual bill yet.

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CopyCurmudgeon I dressed as This Is Fine dog for Halloween because I wanted to dress as 2016 but it was too hard to make a wearabl..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…qe

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@chris_bloke @NathanLee @zdnetaustralia That’s because it’s the Hansard of the Senate inquiry, not journalism. aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_…

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@chris_bloke @NathanLee @zdnetaustralia Things in quotes are quotes. That’s the rule. See transcript fragment I posted subsequently.

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“How I found out my dad was a MI6 spy: ABC’s Mark Colvin [@Colvinius]” smh.com.au/national/how-i…

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RobertMLee A plane has an emergency situation with a fire breaking out and the internet assumes its Samsung instead of terrorism. 2016 we did it.

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richarddeitsch Your Sunday front page for the @nypost: pic.twitter.com/EKnvxtIseu

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The Severe Weather Warning for Victoria is good’un. This was posted three hours ago. bom.gov.au/cgi-bin/wrap_f… pic.twitter.com/K4srLgLHGU

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@GordyPls @wibbly @NathanLee One does get the impression that its design was less than optimal.

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@GordyPls @wibbly @NathanLee That’s the point tho. DDoS attacks smaller than 1% of typical high-end attacks still took the ABS systems down.

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Correction, @wibbly @NathanLee @GordyPls, it was the PM’s special advisor on cybersecurity who said it. But I did h..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…Pp

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@wibbly @NathanLee No, he definitely said “coding”. I was watching the evidence being given.

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Hey developers, this should be your new excuse. The coding fell out. twitter.com/NathanLee/stat…

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@NathanLee @SydneyTom_ @zdnetaustralia Look, it fell out, and that’s the important issue.

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@NathanLee @zdnetaustralia … although my understanding is that the US convention is to use single quotes for verbatimis

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@NathanLee @zdnetaustralia He did say “coding” not “configuration”. Stuff in double quotes is verbatim, single quotes or none paraphrase…

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@staticsan Heh. I did one in Hurstville, of course. But yeah I haven’t thought of possible locations yet.

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@staticsan The only “plan” so far is to hold one somewhere before Christmas, but that’s as far as it goes. How south is south?

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@staticsan Ah, well, it’ll either happen or not. (What does that even mean?)

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garthk Well? Do you? pic.twitter.com/EoZnI9lcgQ

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@developerjack Well you know I don’t take selfies, so token it is.

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@FakeDanTosello Oh I’ll check that out later then. I love me a bit of hilarious political history.

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I knew there had to be a proper pub somewhere.

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I’m in the front bar of the Village Belle, because Sunday Roast. But a pint first. pic.twitter.com/6TrqTu97bx

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Compulsory, but I couldn’t be bothered crossing the street to frame it properly. pic.twitter.com/jsM6v2pQDk

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@ajhill_alan Possibly never. There’s a long-running dispute. Check the Wikipedia page for the background.

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Hahahaha one of the bars at the old St Kilda Sea Baths is charging $40 for a kangaroo steak on mash, extra for sides.

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If you know what an approaching cold front looks like, you’ll know that Melbourne is currently doomed. pic.twitter.com/xratmGWXjm

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@expectproblems @JustJimWillDo You should have some very serious words with them.

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@Dream_Brother_ I think I’ll save this for next time. I’m feeling more like a lazy steak and some wine today.

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bornmiserable They say cameras add 10 pounds but I can’t help myself. Cameras are fucking delicious.

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I must admit I was thinking of having lunch on St Kilda Pier but I’ve just seen their menu and nah fuck that. pic.twitter.com/e5F8NU1PwK

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Oddly enough, I was just thinking a walk to Port Melbourne would be nice. I see the Spirit of Tasmania is berthed…twitter.com/i/web/status/7…D2

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Loose in St Kilda for the next four hours.

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CosmicRami Classic Thiel. pic.twitter.com/heepcJXGxA

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Ah, this is one of the languid moments of eye contact between @FionaPattenMLC and myself. twitter.com/SmurfingBeer/s…

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wobster I want to know more about this hero horse that costs that much to hire =D🏇 Do they wear a cape? twitter.com/esapekkasalone…

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Sun plan: Slow start (done); Sunday lunch; 1537 SkyBus; 1730 VA871 MEL-SYD (vengeful winds permitting); train; tram; Weekly Wrap x 2.

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@FakeDanTosello It’s great stuff, which is why I extracted the relevant part as a separate graphic.

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I still think this Fox News explanation from last weekend is just pure excellence. Cyber excellence, in fact. pic.twitter.com/sWqz4LVcQi

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daveweigel I do appreciate the new definition of “leaked” emails. Years ago, I “leaked” an iPod after someone broke into my house.

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@NathanLee @zdnetaustralia You’re preaching to the choir here, Sir. I listened to most of the relevant evidence on Tuesday. T’was hilarious.

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You really should read that @samanthamaiden yarn about @cporterwa and maternity leave. I agree with @jamesmassola that it’s “both barrels”.

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TheRealHirsty That’s good to know sir but I’m just here to take your order pic.twitter.com/ZAxqUY9kV7

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James_Jeffrey Meanwhile on the front page of @australian today, Mr @jonkudelka pic.twitter.com/Mzflrs7xBf

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jamesmassola In which @samanthamaiden gives @cporterwa both barrels twitter.com/samanthamaiden…

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@marcuskelson @R_Chirgwin Thank you. I had fun with the Census piece, mostly because the upfuckage is so comprehensive.

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@jodiem I’m told that turbulence shouldn’t prevent departure, but we’ll see. Nasty gusty crosswinds might.

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“Web devs want to make the Internet of S**t worse. Much worse”, writes @R_Chirgwin theregister.co.uk/2016/10/28/web…

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@SnarkyPlatypus Mon-Wed will be solid but non-stressful, government arsehattery permitting. Then yeah things should slow a bit.

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@NathanLee @zdnetaustralia Indeed. “Pull the cables” is more a metaphor these days. Either way, IBM didn’t do it, and that’s the point.

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@NathanLee @zdnetaustralia Mostly sarcasm, although I do know a network engineer who does physically pull cables to make a point.

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I also recorded material for two episodes of Corrupted Nerds, and one of The 9pm Edict, which will be posted Mon-Wed. Whew. End of plugs.

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Finally, in a week of vast media whoredom, I spoke about a bunch of stuff on @774melbourne, 26 min 20 sec into this. radio.abc.net.au/programitem/pe…

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Me quoted by @amworldtodaypm Friday: “Vine video sharing app killed off, latest sign of troubled times for Twitter” abc.net.au/news/2016-10-2…

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Audio of that @amworldtodaypm story on cardiac implants hacks and last weekend’s big DDoS attack at abc.net.au/worldtoday/con…

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Me quoted by @amworldtodaypm Tuesday: “Cardiac implants vulnerable to life-threatening hacks” abc.net.au/news/2016-10-2…

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Me at @zdnetaustralia Wednesday: “Censusfail: An omnishambles of fabulous proportions” zdnet.com/article/census… Contains sarcasm.

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Me at @zdnetaustralia Monday: “International mobile data networks still a serious security problem” zdnet.com/article/intern…

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Right, time to plug all the things. Stand by for self-promotion.

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@MiltonFriedmanS That’s good to know. I think. Thanks for that. I’ll report back on the level of lumpiness.

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@MiltonFriedmanS Yeah, but it still sounds unpleasantly lumpy, and perhaps enough to cancel ops? I guess we’ll see.

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@MiltonFriedmanS Departure, you mean? I’m flying MEL-SYD. Either way, this is not happy-making news.

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Sun plan, supplemental: I suspect my plans may be lashed by these winds. twitter.com/theage/status/…

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Sun plan, draft: Slow start (in progress); Sunday lunch; 1537 SkyBus; 1730 VA871 MEL-SYD; train; tram; somewhere in there, Weekly Wrap x 2.

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lexanderjmartin Apple refused to refund a Birmingham man for his iPhone unless he proved he wasn’t deceased dictator Saddam Hussain. dailym.ai/2fpUDdv

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@Aitch_El @MMFlint I hadn’t thought of that, but you’re right.

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thegrugq_ebooks Wonder if true

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AwardsDarwin Who hasn’t? pic.twitter.com/IihlkfsEeH

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patstokes I’m a Scrutineer. If five of us put our rings together we summon Captain Scrutiny.

..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…Qd

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theharryshearer Proposed hashtage for this weekend’s FBI story:

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Nah, @kels_316, he’ll still be an arsehat. Oh, I see what you mean. twitter.com/kels_316/statu…

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Unidentified powder will be the death of our species. twitter.com/coopnytimes/st…

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@rgibli I do see a broken glass, however, so there’s that.

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Michael Moore in Michael Moore being an arsehat shock. twitter.com/MMFlint/status…

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jonnot To the man who dressed up as his dog’s favourite toy for . You are my hero. pic.twitter.com/MkaJj7IlHp

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Sunday. Does it hurt? Good. Sunday.

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