Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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May 6th, 2017

@teknetia @mpesce @GreatDismal Oh how dare you besmirch the glorious cybersecurity industry! ;) (I know know I spend a lot of time there.)

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@wanderingyankee @semibogan Exactly. You think revenge porn is a problem now? Wait until every kid is doing it.

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@mpesce @teknetia This is why I’m amused to have this tweeted out by @GreatDismal (love your work, Sir) because thi..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…qq

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@teknetia @mpesce This is what I mean, this stuff is commodity hardware now.

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@mpesce @GreatDismal We’ve crossed some sort of threshold here but I can’t quite characterise it. My time with spoo..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…BS

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@unsungsongs This is frightening. Are you even Australian?

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I am so going to regret this tomorrow.

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@DystopicMe I’m not arguing. :) These are good decisions.

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BaldingsWorld I hesitate to ask but just how crooked can these bunch of thieves get twitter.com/emilyrauhala/s…

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@mokargas This all makes sense. But yeah, this stuff is getting to be outrageously easy.

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@healeyn1962 I don’t know what you’re even talking about.

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@DystopicMe Oh I’m not a “must have meat” guy. I go days without meat. But it’s so goddam yummy.

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Can I just say that telling us the Summer of Love was 50 years ago should get you people incinerated? twitter.com/GuardianAus/st…

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@mokargas Gotcha. Though even concealing the screw head is way over-cautious, surely?

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@mokargas You can tell that this shit will be an IoT thing off the shelf within months. And then it gets scary.

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@DystopicMe Hah! Kids are pressure. As for me, well, I like my wine and my burnt critters. I’ve given up caffeine b..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…YI

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@mokargas That’s an excellent use case. How hard was it to set up, with the recording etc?

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@DystopicMe For sure, and I know you’re probably doing better than me as a human. I suspect you’re making the better choice.

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Wow I’m getting plenty of retweets of this, which is cool — thank you — but is this shit new to you folkstwitter.com/stilgherrian/s…Hx

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@DystopicMe I agree with your analysis, but obviously as someone who enjoys eating critters I hate this scenario. :)

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wintnation The Greens have a Human’s brain

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Wow $18/kg for pork stir-fry strips, or roughly double what they are in Sydney’s more Chinese or Vietnamese suburbs. pic.twitter.com/WwlsDEytzI

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I mean if some of you softcocks had had this much to drink you’d be drunk, but I’m made of sterner stuff.

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I am back at @bunjaree after doing my shopping and to be clear I am not at all drunk.

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@JasonNg88 There’s a reason I refer to Leura as “Double Bay On Hill”. :)

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Razor blades are such a scam.

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@Boeufblogginon OF COURSE IT’S FUCKING COLD IT’S THE BLUE MOUNTAINS.

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Another exciting* view of Leura on a Saturday night. pic.twitter.com/qE5H4sMmgM

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Heading away from the Alex and down Leura Mall to the supermarket. pic.twitter.com/Y3cWo9i1VY

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I’d better get my shopping done because I am being trolled by so many subcultures all at once.

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Yeah but we have gourmet kale salads so fuck you. twitter.com/TomLondon6/sta…

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This is the point. Spooks have had this shit for ages, at top prices. Now, it’s any old cunt wanting to look at you..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…lW

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@DooMMasteR @andreasdotorg Yeah but give the poor everyday punters a break, eh? Also, $30.

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Adding flags to people’s files.

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@nightlibrarian True. But like, scare the fuckers. People need to know that the head of a screw could be their down..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…wq

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@Pollytics @R_Chirgwin I bow to your serious knowledge on this shit. The timeline fits, the usage fits. Thank you.

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wemesq An American kestrel taking a lizard into its nest today, inside a steel utility pole. Nice place for a nest! pic.twitter.com/wnBU1E8haX

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@retrogrrl Worse than that. Or better. It’s hard to say.

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Waiting for The Van.

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@roseg @danversj Dr Google will help you there. Tiny Linux computers is the short answer.

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@semibogan Agreed. I believe that in some quarters this is called “chaotic neutral”.

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@semibogan Well, you especially, for reasons that we can both figure out.

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@semibogan This is true, and I’m about to pop down and buy a steak and some wine and head home. But you know some f..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…wH

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I probably shouldn’t tweet this shit because I know it freaks people out. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@semibogan You know, we should probably not tell people about this shit.

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@danversj Details, mate. A Raspberry Pi, a couple of batteries, and the maid’s passkey three days later for $50 cash.

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For all the kiddie drug dealers who imagine they’re not under surveillance, take a peek at this. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@semibogan Indeed. My mind is already running amok with the possibilities. Which is way I assume there’s a van parked outside.

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Forget everything you ever learned about OPSEC. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Seriously, a $30 Infrared/Night Vision video camera hidden in the head of a screw. ebay.com/itm/1919093864… pic.twitter.com/AaqjkBESqo

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@R_Chirgwin @Sheeds_au Molly being a pain between acts? This is unpossible.

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The pub is starting to fill up with Saturday night Leura locals. On the whole, I wish the South Coast Angels lady bikers would come back.

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@R_Chirgwin @Sheeds_au OK I’m with you. “Punched by Molly” is excellent. Hats off.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Look I understand your point, and I could pop into the TAB area where there are power outlets, but no.

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The battery level on my devices suggests one.

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How many more beers should I have before doing the shopping?

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@Asher_Wolf @JohnBirmingham @R_Chirgwin This is both an excellent comeback and FAR too much information.

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Molly is still alive isn’t he. Shit. There’s a whole bunch of stuff I’d better delete.

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@Sheeds_au @R_Chirgwin And if anyone knows about “touched up” it’s Molly.

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@Sheeds_au @R_Chirgwin Ah. Well even in my own few brief encounters with Molly, I learned to understand that his views ruled the industry.

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@Sheeds_au @R_Chirgwin So Molly produced their live LPs? It makes sense, but I didn’t know.

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@Sheeds_au @R_Chirgwin Don’t mind us, folks, we’re just griping about working with INXS in the late 1980s. You’ll b..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…QN

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@R_Chirgwin Mind you, I was taught audio by a guy who was an audio director for Channel Nine back in the 1950s-1960..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…51

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@R_Chirgwin You know the rules. Don’t rely on the other guy’s mix, especially when his is for FOH not broadcast or remix.

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@R_Chirgwin Me too. I’d have a 16-channel splitter at stage left to get a clean broadcast feed, but the radio mics..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…tt

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@natecochrane I keep forgetting just how ol… erm, I mean experienced you are.

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@R_Chirgwin Obviously this is an adequate sax mic choice, but yeah a good big-diaphram condenser would be better.

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@R_Chirgwin Hang in. No cable. It’s wireless. Not an SM58.

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@R_Chirgwin I’m not sure, because I’m not sure if Shure did the SM58 with black grille rather than silver grille.

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@R_Chirgwin This is the Kick tour. Hutchence with round shades and denim jacket, as was the imagery.

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So there’s this INXS Live channel on the Tube of Ewes and it is not at all a rabbit-hole. youtube.com/channel/UCXU1-…

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@R_Chirgwin As an aside, I love* the idea of clamping a vocal mic to the sax. That’s an SM58 in there, isn’t it?

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@Sheeds_au Actually you’re right, Kick was 1987-1988. Forget my earlier links. Stand by.

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I tell you what, “dog-vuvezela” is an excellent coinage. twitter.com/NewtonMark/sta…

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@mrgrumpystephen Look, I’ll just say that a Countdown after party was a very special thing. And I was definitely* not under 18.

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@Sheeds_au You don’t need to tell me this. I was there at the time.

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wintnation Andrew Bolt wrote an article about me WITHOUT calling me names or trying to smear me

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@mrgrumpystephen Look, it was the Countdown days, and 1970s television culture is best not investigated.

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@mrgrumpystephen Well this would affect the price, obviously, as well as what my age was at the time.

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@mrgrumpystephen Sure. Sold. Whenever I eventually pull my past life out of storage it’s yours. Want an autographed..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…s8

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@marcuskelson @paulkidd Correction. Early 30s. But he made me feel like I was in my 20s again. Those who were there know what I mean.

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Yeah if you want to understand what @R_Chirgwin just meant by “Hutchence in full pomp”, watch the sexuality of this..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Zf

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And of course, INXS, “Need You Tonight” (Wembley 1991) youtube.com/watch?v=LOw-IO… I think… I think I may need a moment.

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@Sheeds_au OK so you can just fuck off too. :)

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@R_Chirgwin @marcuskelson @paulkidd But yeah. Hutchence really was one of the rock gods. Crazy fucker.

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I just realised that in my storage thing I have an actual vinyl 12” Picture Disc of the INXS album “Kick”.

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INXS, “New Sensation” (Wembley 1991) youtube.com/watch?v=j6qXyb…

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I’ve been told. Then, the very front of the pit at Memorial Drive, I think even the very last gig on the tour, it was… sublime.

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INXS, “Never Tear Us Apart” (Wembley 1991) youtube.com/watch?v=Vr-I5x… How to do an intimate song to 100,000 people.

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@R_Chirgwin @marcuskelson @paulkidd Wow. Well I think you’ll agree that INXS was at their height during that AU tou..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…az

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God I miss having VIP and AAA passes to gig.

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INXS, “Suicide Blonde” (Wembley 1991) youtube.com/watch?v=G4DxkQ…

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@R_Chirgwin @marcuskelson @paulkidd Wow. Well I think you’ll agree that INZS was at their height during that AU tou..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…C4

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Or, the Rock God is the person through which the psyche of 100,000 people is channeled to Immanentise the Eschaton. YMMV. All hail Eris.

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The life of a rock god fascinates me. You become the channel through which music moves 100,000 people live. No wonder it kills you.

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@paulkidd @marcuskelson I see your head, and that’s a great photo.

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@marcuskelson @paulkidd And look, I was a gay male in my early 20s and like right in front of me was a sweaty Micha..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…pi

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@marcuskelson @paulkidd I think so. The difference between 80,000 at Wembley and 5,000 at Memorial Drive makes a big difference.

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@paulkidd @marcuskelson I saw Bowie during the “Thin White Duke” tour at Adelaide Oval.

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@marcuskelson @paulkidd Here’s the same performance, at Wembley. Mine was Memorial Drive, Adelaide, so more intimat..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…cN

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@marcuskelson @paulkidd Well fuck you. Mind you, I was up front at one of the final gigs in INXS’ “Kick” tour. Four..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Ov

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The mix on that is truly superb. What was the engineer on that?

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Absolutely. And see those big fuckin’ sound-muffled Panaflex cameras on stage? None of this analog video shit. Shoo..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…d5

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Let’s skip ahead to Talking Heads’ “Burning Down The House” LIVE, shall we? youtube.com/watch?v=gVv94T…

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And I’ve seen Pink Floyd’s “Live in Pompeii”.

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I am of course telling no-one anything new when I say that Talking Heads’ “Stop Making Sense” is the greatest concert movie of all time.

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Oh I made a mistake! This is the LIVE version of “Psycho Killer” from the film “Stop Making Sense”. Moist now. youtube.com/watch?v=uTezUI…

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That’s the good bit. The bad bit is that the day bar manager just finished her shift and said goodbye to me by name.

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As it approaches sunset, the pub puts on some music. First up: Talking Heads, “Psycho Killer” youtube.com/watch?v=O52jAY…

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@smHttr Sure, but then the pun isn’t as obviously, both phonetically and culturally.

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Paulmd199 Ummmm. No. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ pic.twitter.com/oGyEtpRO16

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No no no, Nicole, this is cool beyond all belief. twitter.com/NicoleWill100/…

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@R_Chirgwin @michaelneale @chrlfx Note to autocorrect: “Japanese restaurant” and “Japanese restraint” are not the same thing.

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@R_Chirgwin @michaelneale @chrlfx Yes, but a “going concern” as what? Still a Japanese restaurant?

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@OfficialJargon @70s_party Oh absolutely! Also, I understand, in some Hawaiian food. It was cheap, safe, meat that..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…te

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@OfficialJargon Christ this brings back some appalling memories.

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@ladyhana Well in the 1970s the use of condensed soup was mandatory.

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rhysam When I was young, our cat ran away. For three days. twitter.com/guardian/statu…

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@OfficialJargon Here’s all of @70s_party’s tweets with Spam in them. Such gourmet. Wow. twitter.com/search?q=spam%…

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@joshgnosis @robcorr It certainly wasn’t a thing in South Australia. For a long time after moving to NSW I was real..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…GJ

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For some reason, probably the declining horse industry, in the 1970s by law all food for 4+ people had to be encase..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Dh

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@ladyhana Yeah be glad that you’re just that bit younger that people like me. You’d have avoided this bullshit.

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@thegrugq That, clearly, is the most romantic approach.

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@semibogan I understand your reasoning here.

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@semibogan So what you’re suggesting is a more exclusive club, for those of us who’ve committed even worse transgressions?

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JELLIED PINEAPPLE-BANANA SALAD.

For those of you who weren’t there, the 1970s were fucking disgusting. twitter.com/70s_party/stat…

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@retrogrrl And rightly do. In a CBD, the elevator companies have techs all over and you’ll usually get one within 15 minutes tops.

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@Fascistlefty Yep, that’s the sort of thing. It didn’t work on that occasion though, so they had to send out a technician.

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Shove love down their necks. Got it. twitter.com/thegrugq/statu…

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To be clear , I can’t remember whether it was Schindler or Otis or one of the other elevator companies.

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Scarily enough from an infosec POV, the reset in this brand was just pressing the floor buttons in a particular sequence to do a warm boot.

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I’ve been in at least three or four elevator MANTRAP situations over the years, though, so some nice person on the phone may tell you to.

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Obviously you should never ever use these reset codes yourself.

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Basically every elevator has a reset procedure that works whether or not you have a key. Often, that also gives you emergency control.

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I’m poking here ‘cos once I was in an elevator MANTRAP and the tech on the phone talked me thru a reset before sending out someone.

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“Disclaimer : Only trained personnel are allowed to perform the steps below.” Yeah OK then.

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“Schindler Elevator: RESET Procedures for Horizon Residence Apartment for MAN-TRAP situation only” horizonresidence.com.my/index.php/lift…

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Schindler Elevator Corporation’s manual “Emergency Operation of Elevator Systems” schindler.com/content/us/int… (PDF)

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@marcuskelson It’s OK, Marcus. I just wanted a refreshing beer before heading down the road to do the shopping.

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figgled Beauty & the Beast review
1. I’d fuck Gaston
2. I’d fuck the Beast
3. I have not had sex in a very long time
4. I will fuck the kettle

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I’ve just switched from wine to the Mudgee Brewing Co’s Wheat Beer. Very refreshing. mudgeebrewing.com.au/Products-Maste… pic.twitter.com/V7wD5bzpuJ

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wintnation He now works as a welder in one of those old fashioned metal wash tubs

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DrRhysPockett Every damn day. twitter.com/thinkpiecebot/…

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@marcuskelson I should come here more often, but I usually go to Katoomba to work in the library etc and go to the pubs there.

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@WulfKhan So what you’re saying is that Malcolm and Ivanka went for it after the dessert course?

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Christ, she’d have his balls for breakfast! Lucy Turnbull is no handbag. twitter.com/SnarkyPlatypus…

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Erm, because at a formal dinner the host and guest invite each other’s partners to sit with them? It’s only been th..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…j8

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rabihalameddine Hittite carved crystal hedgehog, Anatolia, ca. 1500 B.C.E. pic.twitter.com/IKoMiVuu2o

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Do not poke the Asshinge it’ll open up and a deluge of bullshit will flood out. twitter.com/ResignInShame/…

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But hey, I think we’re going to hear a lot from SookiLeaks over the weekend.

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Also, “we have not yet discovered” is the logical fallacy of argument by personal ignorance. twitter.com/chrizap/status…

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@SIGKILL Yep, and that’s what makes even harder to prosecute anyone.

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Obviously people in this situation don’t know the Australian bureaucracy well enough to navigate the complexity.

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Under student or working holiday visa, you can work 20 hours per week max. So accept the lower pay or lose your visa.

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The con? Offer plenty of work cash-in-hand; drop the hourly rate; say that if they complain they’ll be dobbed in for working over 20 hours.

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I have heard some terrible stories about this. Schools using contract cleaners who then exploit overseas student an..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…kk

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Cheesecake can accomplish only so much, however.

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I think the reasoning is that the bigger the pile of shit, the more gold is in it.

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Yes, this is what SookiLeaks calls “scientific journalism”. Dumping “random” raw documents onto the internet withou..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…pz

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Meanwhile, in the Land of the Free..twitter.com/npomalley/stat…I0

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@michaelneale @chrlfx @R_Chirgwin Surely there’s databases of licensed premises and licensed accommodation we can check?

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@NuclearAnthro The flathead is a remarkably ugly fish, but also plentiful and tasty.

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@ajhill_alan Indeed. It’s everything you’d expect from a good country pub, minus the usual relentless misogyny of a front bar.

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jeamland Your uplifting thought from @CARROT_app pic.twitter.com/w1lwugk0PV

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They’ve gone, and it’s so much quieter. Those ladies are having a way fun day. I pity their bus driver.

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Also, every single one of them rides a Harley Davidson, so I’m not going up against that.

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Nor can I say exactly why I agreed to a confidentiality agreement after taking the photo, but it was fair and I’m not that much of a cunt.

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They posed for a group shot by the barman. I took one too, but I can’t show it to you due to a sudden verbal confidentiality agreement.

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Ah! I was wondering about the alcohol levels and lack of helmets. The lady bikers are travelling by bus while their men are playing golf.

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Yes, this is a four-flathead lunch. Flathead: Nature’s fishsticks.

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@dannolan This is an excellent pub. Dessert will follow.

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@baxters OH: “At least I’ve got tits worth showing.”

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@baxters Well the South Coast Angels seems like a fun bunch of girls. They’ve just started taking group selfless with tits out.

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.@baxters It’s not so much that the pub faces the railway, though that’s good marketing. It also faces onto the view down the valley.

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@chrlfx @michaelneale @R_Chirgwin Well that looks welcoming! Also, thanks for your reconnaissance sortie. Much appreciated.

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.@baxters The main structure of the Alex is a big two-storey number facing the railway. The weatherboard bit is a f..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…ID

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As I said to @baxters just before, the Alex is bigger than it looks. pic.twitter.com/Le0tAzG6tC

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Also, what sort of idiot would launch an outdoor thing in a windswept laneway at the START of winter?

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Whereas this is nothing but a cheap-arse shopping mall without the decency to even have a roof.

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Oh FFS! Artificial laneway “shopping precincts” are not the way forward. Create a friendly regulatory environment a..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…64

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@SnarkyPlatypus I reckon a private operator could do OK running a mid-luxury tourist train with packaged experience..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…xX

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@baxters Nah you can tell they’re not local because they don’t look inbred.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Tourism is its primary industry., so it actually comes down to international appeal and competitiveness.

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This is a local pub, but not just for local people.

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@baxters Also, because when the manager saw my curiosity she came over to explain who these rowdy strangers were.

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@baxters I know it must be a regular thing because most of them have a t-shirt for same.

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The middle bar contains about 15 lady bikers from a chapter of the South Coast Angels, on an annual (?) run up here.

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@baxters Thanks, though it’ll be a wine day today.

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@SnarkyPlatypus That said, I discussed with a bar manager elsewhere how long it takes to be a local, and it’s at least 40 years.

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@SnarkyPlatypus These are villages, remember. This is a village pub. Blue Mountains run on tourism, sure, but it’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…fP

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wintnation I’ll always be honest with you in Western Australia.

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@baxters It is, and much bigger than it appears.

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I’m here, and getting grief for not having been here in ages. pic.twitter.com/Rm275Dg4K5

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@michaelneale @R_Chirgwin I don’t know anything about it other than it’s there.

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Sat plan, redraft: Sloth (done); lunch, Leura for a change; shopping; maybe a little wine, I think, or maybe something else.

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@alliecoyne @Viss I’m glad he’ll finally be able to publish. Typical that 36 of ~100 systems are still online and unpatched months later.

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@alliecoyne @Viss Still, it seems to be a rich vein he’s tapped into there.

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@alliecoyne @Viss Ah yeah, I remember him alluding to that now. I’m annoyed I was sick at the time and didn’t really take it in.

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@Viss @alliecoyne I’m not surprised. @mercuryiss has been looking at BMS for some time now too. There’s some hilar..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…QE

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.@Viss “The HQ of one of Australia’s national security agencies was left vulnerable to cyber attack for at least five months last year.”

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.@Viss Ah, here’s @alliecoyne’s yarn from 28 Apr: “The IT flaw that left an Aussie natsec agency base open to attac..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…S3

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semibogan this is fine. twitter.com/taviso/status/…

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I quite like the fact that my full disclosure policy also means I get to re-plug some of my older stuff. Wins for everyone!

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.@mercuryiss For the curious, it was for the Corrupted Nerds podcast with Joe Franzi, then with Aust Signals Direct..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Zk

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Disclosure: I’ve previously received some sponsorship from @mercuryiss, the firm that discovered the vulnerability, separate to this.

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.@Viss “The ABC understands that vulnerability affected federal government buildings of considerable significance to national security.”

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I’m assuming @Viss will enjoy* this, because it seems to be about building management systems (BMS) exposed to the internet.

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“Critical vulnerability” in software controlling “sensitive govt facilities” inc Lucas Hts nuclear plant, RAAF base. abc.net.au/news/2017-05-0…

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It is just me, or is the Arsehattery Quotient particularly high today?

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jason_a_w hmmm yes this seems like a sane question pic.twitter.com/F5k25vPgOv

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Dropping the story on a Sat when Fairfax journalists are on strike, and three days out from Budget Night, is not at all a crafted tactic.

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… and that dumping license fees, which only applies to commercial free-to-air TV, is “not just about … free-to-air television”.

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The second is the Network Ten chair saying the dumping of license fees that they were looking for is not about them…

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@abcnews There’s some fascinating quotes on this yarn about media changes. First is Senator Fifield’s logic in par..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…JP

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Sat plan, draft: Sloth (in progress); late lunch somewhere I haven’t been for a while; I dunno, plot the world’s downfall or something.

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kmmokai woah headline of the century pic.twitter.com/D6btxOIXYT

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paul_haine This Pikachu dancer’s costume started to deflate and it looked like the dancer was urgently bundled off by governme..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…QZ

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rhysam Our PM returns home… pic.twitter.com/3dQuIWNaYr

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Well this certainly won’t* cause any problems. twitter.com/diodesign/stat…

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matthew_d_green It’s fascinating there are so many independent yet well-funded hacking groups that happen to have goals that align perfectly with Russia’s.

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abcnews : Government to abolish commercial TV licencing fees effective immediately pic.twitter.com/Jnhaefn656

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NewtonMark For @stilgherrian. youtu.be/2vYABg3J5mw

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wintnation Take one look at the side of history mate

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wintnation Let’s see if Labor and the LNP show symptoms.

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wintnation It has become apparent to me that it works for the russians

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wintnation We voted for the earthquakes which killed thousands.

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wintnation This saturday you will be releasing an article for people who consider themselves Greens, ABC or Fairfax reporters.

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Saturday. Just roll it up and stand it in the corner for now. You can wash it later. Saturday.

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