Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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June 25th, 2017

@JustJimWillDo Oh at that point there were ~10 of us in a minibus and we were up the back. He had 5 or 6 rounds in..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…xA

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@JustJimWillDo Now that I think about it, that was all quite an adventure. Though meh, the drunk cop was just a dan..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…h4

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@JustJimWillDo A Belgian photojournalist travelling with us was translating the Swahili for us. We had a code word..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…SX

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@JustJimWillDo Tanzania’s police try to enforce speed limits. We were pulled over by a sergeant with pistol drawn,..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…ZG

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@JustJimWillDo We were doing 140kmph in the Hilux. Politicians’ black Land Cruisers passed us at maybe 160 or more…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…yI

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@JustJimWillDo Ruined the suspension of the Hilux (what else?) in the process, though, which meant a second stay-over in Dodoma for repairs.

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@JustJimWillDo It’s worse in a 70k stretch of “highway” that’s dirt track ‘cos the contractor embezzled the funds…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Aj

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@JustJimWillDo Meanwhile, at night, b-doubles of petrol do 120kmph+ down the highway with a casual disregard for lanes etc.

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@JustJimWillDo They buy the petrol by the litre to fuel household whatever (generators?) but still smoke while they do it.

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@JustJimWillDo Every 50km or so down the central highway of Tanzania there’s a scorch mark where a petrol tanker we..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…bF

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Over the last week I’ve rewatched “Whitechapel” on @NetflixAU. Worth it. I’d forgotten how the long arcs worked…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…j0

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@rwerkh @apgadoz And yet I had a crocodile steak last night. The circle is complete.

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KevinMieles11 My dad went to Vegas for 5 days and put a camera in the house but that aint stoping me 🤷🏽‍♂️💡 pic.twitter.com/Tkek3eDYRq

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MarkDiStef Here was the sizzle yesterday. Andrew is willing for this to cause the break up of the Liberal government: pic.twitter.com/BG6CP6d8YX

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I wish Mr Turnbull and his partner the very best. twitter.com/MarkDiStef/sta…

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RealPressSecBot A statement by the President: pic.twitter.com/bF007GsVWD

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RealPressSecBot A statement by the President: pic.twitter.com/K19z2Ffct8

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DeletedWiki Oscillating penguin of ultimate seduction

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@geekmanoz @flightradar24 I have this same dilemma. Still, I’ve shot up thefirstoneisfree and I’ll see how I go.

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This is art. No, I mean this is REALLY art. HT @NewtonMark. twitter.com/PowerDNS_Bert/…

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@geekmanoz @flightradar24 That was more grumpy than I intended it to be. Sorry. But many apps that are really servi..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…U4

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mrchrisaddison Dildos that buzz subliminal messages in morse code? twitter.com/variety/status…

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@NewtonMark If only the minutes of these meetings weren’t classified.

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CianMcGar I’ve sold Brexits to Brockway, Ogdenville and North Haverbrook and by gum, it put them on the map pic.twitter.com/Q9knsKwo5J

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@BXGD There’s a point. I change my answer.

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NeilDrysdale Just clearing a lot of picture files, but this is pretty spectacular, isn’t it? Used to live in South Queensferry! pic.twitter.com/ytggoNGHIE

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HannahAlOthman Saw a man at wearing gold leggings and a bum bag saying “clunge goblin” and I will never be the same again.

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@geekmanoz @flightradar24 ‘Scuse me if I’m blunt, but a subscription for something which is essentially an ongoing..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…hx

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DarkBunnyTees Our initial & official @Scarfolk range is now live. VERY limited stock on some of these designs already…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…ly

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@stephhegarty Well, in Australia at a public hospital: $0.

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@apgadoz @rwerkh It’s mind boggling, the scale of it.

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novixv I wonder if the ice cubes I take out of the freezer remember me from the faucet. What a horrifying life.

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There’s a new @flightradar24 app for iOS and there’s a free 3-month trial of the paid features.

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wintnation It’s time for the government to get tough on people who jack off to feet

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jaikpuppyteeth it’s sad how many traditions we let die pic.twitter.com/zDcWAM3bun

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“We must tackle the pernicious casserole scourge.” twitter.com/willozap/statu…

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mwyres Suppository of all wisdom discovered? twitter.com/heyasally/stat…

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DamienERNST1 Who said that windmills were not useful when there was no wind? pic.twitter.com/W5D7QvnRFD

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@EFF @RNBreakfast @Reuters @BrianHonan I’ve been following this one for a while. For some reason (which may include..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…lg

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@EFF @RNBreakfast @Reuters @BrianHonan The @Reuters story is basically a rewrite of the press release with a sprink..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…KF

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“The most famous ballerina in all of Galveston.” twitter.com/abcnewsCanberr…

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@tobyhede You didn’t lose, certainly.

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Dull literality will be the death of our species.

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@_midofo_ Before I even saw the photo I knew what you’d be linking to.

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Wow I’ve just realised that MILKSHAKE DUCK is an anagram of MARK ZUCKERBERG.

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Surely eggs will always be “egg-shaped” because that’s the shape that… oh why do we even bothertwitter.com/TheAtlantic/st…Pf

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SimonHurtz “We are using ‘lie’ deliberately. It would be naive to imagine he is merely making honest mistakes. He’s lying.”..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…GN

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mumbrella When the nation’s two leading media outlets are covering the same big story on your Facebook feed…. pic.twitter.com/2kIWdeiQlF

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@R_Chirgwin This is also sensible. The procedures shift again, improving all the time.

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@R_Chirgwin That is. BTW, is the discharge alarm set appropriately at 1.8V x 24 = 43.2V? So alarm at maybe 45V?

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@NormanGoldenll First time was pretty lame. We’re willing to give him a second chance.

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RT if he should have another go at apologising for the dogs. twitter.com/NormanGoldenll…

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I retweeted this yesterday, but it’s such a gorgeous line it deserves a repeat. twitter.com/PJVogt/status/…

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@mmechomski @HistoryHit @ShashiTharoor The whole podcast is well worth listening to. I think I may well read the book too.

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@HistoryHit @ShashiTharoor “That flatulent voice of Victorian imperialism, Rudyard Kipling…” @ShashiTharooroor

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AwwCuteOverload Reindeer antlers are sprayed with a reflector to reduce traffic accidents in Finland. Genius. pic.twitter.com/JBpFVsRPSG

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MsVeruca Fornicating Sluts For Feminism is my new heavy metal band name. twitter.com/quollhorreur/s…

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jonkudelka Next year’s CEO sleepout they could just bust into the CEOs’ houses and take their stuff. Would raise a fortune.

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dreadpiratemick The Second Law of Thermodynamics. twitter.com/Lionezz__/stat…

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wintnation Australia immigration system needs to focus on the wrong thing.

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Trillburne it’d be pretty funny if Zuckerberg has zero political ambitions and is genuinely just travelling the country to learn about regular folks

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futuristpaul every sufficiently advanced technology is indiscernible from a joke twitter.com/rossdawson/sta…

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adamgartrell Shakes of a plane twitter.com/9newsaus/statu…

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darrenpauli ‘Passengers told to say a prayer’ as AirAsia flight turns back 😓 ab.co/2t4eoxw

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@HistoryHit @ShashiTharoor Even the early section of this podcast, on the reality of the East India Company, is a f..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…TX

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Listening to @HistoryHit with @ShashiTharoor on “An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India” soundcloud.com/historyhit/an-…

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wintnation He is an economic rationalist, and the world Rejoices in song

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MalwareJake This is the kind of thing you so badly want to be a spoof, but you know is not… twitter.com/PaulBrandITV/s…

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@sleepingdingo Confirmed as Daphne a couple hours ago by a dozen or more people. :)

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Sorry for retweeting Hacker News. I was a moment of weakness.

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@davispg @jpwarren @R_Chirgwin Actually, that’s not even half of the panels in that photo. pic.twitter.com/WtsdmOfNm9

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@davispg @jpwarren @R_Chirgwin Well as I tweeted earlier, there’s a bunch of panels up there. I think 38 of them, i..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…XP

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michaelneale Woke twitter: lol Zuckerberg could never be president.
Also woke twitter: I have no idea how we ended up with Trump.

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@rikibowler @MinhKular That’s a real press release, from the Attorney-General’s office, which arrived at 1243 AEST…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…MD

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Sun plan, reviewed: “Help” with new battery (done); coffee (now); Sunday lunch (very soon); consider the week ahead; blog; soup.

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zzzzaaaacccchhh Mark Zuckerberg meeting truckers in Iowa looks like a movie about an alien who slowly learns to feel pic.twitter.com/9if4vUpq4V

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macaulaybalkan here it is, folks, the entire internet in one sentence pic.twitter.com/yFSF4os6xW

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@EFF Oh, I also spoke about AU’s “tackling encryption” “plan” on ABC @RNBreakfast last week…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…tl

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@OaaSvc @jonoabroad @R_Chirgwin @RedflowLimited Heh. The sparks when you open or close the main breaker are impress..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…0W

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wintnation PRESS RELEASE Pauline Hanson’s One Nation reaches new heights in Queensland This is why people don’t trust the media anymore

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thehill Trump breaks with tradition, forgoes Ramadan dinner hill.cm/c3cNf3s pic.twitter.com/vU6P4Hi2Ri

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@jonoabroad @OaaSvc @R_Chirgwin @RedflowLimited Pop up here one afternoon. I’ll let you hold a couple of cables.

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@jonoabroad @OaaSvc @R_Chirgwin @RedflowLimited Well dual-bank can be done, yes, and a charge controller and invert..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Ty

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@OaaSvc @jonoabroad @R_Chirgwin @RedflowLimited What the table-flipping man says is true. The electrons are the sam..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…z5

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin I probably should’ve wiped the spider web and dead bugs off the displays before taking those photos.

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin And we have power! Battery delivering ~57V (nominal 48V), with ~104V coming in from the panel..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…mW

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@OaaSvc @R_Chirgwin @RedflowLimited There’s been supply chain problems, but the reseller would only sell a panel /..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…qj

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin Quick multimeter test shows it delivering 50.1V with whatever charge the came with from the factory.

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin Rough wiring done. The two longer leads will be added, then a test, before locking down the c..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…2f

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Me from Jan 2016: “Australia ‘may do dumb things’ with crypto in 2016: EFF” zdnet.com/article/austra… @EFF was a year off.

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Press release just in: Brandis and Dutton confirm Australia will “lead the discussion” on “tackling encryption” at..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…CI

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@mythicalcmd @jpwarren @R_Chirgwin Yeah, the solar can deliver 75V on a good day. But this is a battery swap on an..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Vc

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@mythicalcmd @jpwarren @R_Chirgwin There’d be monitoring via some annoying proprietary serial port, but it hasn’t b..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…KD

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@mythicalcmd @jpwarren @R_Chirgwin Yes, 48V DC is standard for this stuff, with an inverter to flip it to 240V AC.

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@mythicalcmd @jpwarren @R_Chirgwin We’re off-grid at @bunjaree, so that’s not a relevant measure.

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin I was going to take pictures of the cells being wired up, but the Expert has said I can’t do..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…m0

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin There old cells sit sulking in the woodshed, awaiting their fate. pic.twitter.com/ZDoQwr25dJ

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@riskybusiness @jpwarren @R_Chirgwin In response, one of said Youths just shouted “Will work for avocado toast.”

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin The old box having been discarded, the new battery is being assembled in the shed. The shippi..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…FY

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin The cells weigh 80kg each. Fortunately we have a selection of Youths to do the bulk of the lifting and moving.

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin The second set of 12 cells is being unloaded. All up, 24 cells x 2V = 48V. pic.twitter.com/ITQdCaRno4

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Thanks all, that’s 3 from 3 for Daphne. That’s a consensus. Cheers.

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Can someone ID this little plant? A low bush currently about 2m x 1m. pic.twitter.com/2t3FPhFPFD

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin This is a 57kWh battery and it cost $17k. Off-grid so no interconnect, and we have all the rest of the kit.

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin The new cells are about half the volume of the old. They use a gel rather than water as the m..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…NC

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin Dunno. We’re not connected to the grid.

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@JustJimWillDo @jpwarren @R_Chirgwin Thanks. Apparently the original installer knew where the Sun is.

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@jpwarren @R_Chirgwin Costs are dropping, especially for the newer storage tech. @R_Chirgwin has recent costings. O..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…gT

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@kevthecamel @R_Chirgwin The old lead-acid battery will be recycled appropriately (we’ll throw them in Wentworth Fa..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Fx

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@Headwellred No, I mean outside my outbuilding here at @bunjaree. I’m avoiding Katoomba like it’s plague-ridden. Which it basically is.

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The consensus is that these boxes could hold dozens of electrons, maybe even hundreds.

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Ah! The boxes of new boxes for electrons are arriving. pic.twitter.com/H52gdUFVYu

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Then again, “Feels like 6C” doesn’t seem promising.

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It sounds like there’s some sort of Activity going on outside. I suppose I should investigate.

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DeletedWiki Category: Annoying people who don’t seem to do anything except turn up on TV ‘lists’ programmes spouting off about shite

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Wow the Illuminati are a bit shit these days. pic.twitter.com/mNs4IlGtrb

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RealPressSecBot A statement by the President: pic.twitter.com/KjhOsorG4J

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wintnation Thank you for your support and as always Merry Christmas and have a message of hopelessness.

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Sunday. The blue ones are poisonous. Or maybe the red ones. Or is it…? Hmmm. Perhaps have just a few to start with. Sunday.

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