Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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October 19th, 2017

MarkDiStef Private Eye describes Tony Abbott being part of “a club of losers” on a Brexit think tank board. pic.twitter.com/wdzEUZRmLr

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_ellyrd Okay I think I’m done with learning things about The Today Show this week pic.twitter.com/pItMflRaLu

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They’ve clearly just received a large delivery of The Good Drugs on Macquarie Street.

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HAHAHAHAHAHA. HAHAHAHA. HAHA. HAHAHAHAHA. [Deep breath] HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA. HAHAHA. HAHA. HAHAHAHA. Yeah right. twitter.com/GladysB/status…

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@franksting I believe that’s traditional, yes.

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@dfpiii It’s a special, magical place. Full of wonder. Full of danger. Full of sand. Also, spiders.

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So 20 to 30mm of rain tomorrow. Sweet. pic.twitter.com/AcjngXG8dm

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“The AP Stylebook is not uniformly crackpot” by @johnemcintyre baltimoresun.com/news/language-…

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danilic Listening to @radionz:

HOST: What’s the biggest challenge facing the Ardern government?

GUEST: We have too many cows.

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Pinboard The Supreme Court, whose justices are appointed for life, has somehow become the least senile branch of government politico.com/story/2017/10/…

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“The Soviet Union’s flawed rival to Concorde,” the Tupolev Tu-144. Solid feature from the BBC. bbc.com/future/story/2…

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FinancialReview ‘Would it hurt them to use uppercase T’s?’ @roweafr’s latest cartoon. For more: bit.ly/2uTex5P pic.twitter.com/Hy0Ki5pUGm

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@dobes @GrogsGamut Is this a new kind of Birther?

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@techAU No no, you’ve got the wrong end of the stick here. This is all a Good Thing. But I can’t be arsed explaining now.

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I don’t even know what the NBN is, really. I think it will connect with out Internet of Trees. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@hillaryhanTV @NuclearTakes By which I mean, telling @NuclearTakes and me doesn’t reach the person with the opinion.

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@rohan_p @ACICgovau That’s a nice bit of work. I hope @ACICgovau presents that case study at the ACSC Conference next year. Hint hint, guys.

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I see that @rohan_p is already well down into the weeds of that @ACICgovau report. twitter.com/rohan_p/status…

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The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission Annual Report 2016-17 is also out. acic.govcms.gov.au/australian-cri…

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The Australian Institute of Criminology Annual Report 2016-17 is out. aic.gov.au/publications/c…

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@Stevie_Easton Hah! I like this volume of the Govpass Trust Framework. pic.twitter.com/K97Hq8Yz5H

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jonkudelka Melania is actually just Donald’s larval form. This is merely the early stage of metamorphosis.

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@MoaniePandium @Stevie_Easton I am indeed, though not in any detail lately. Mostly about the scaling issues and new..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Op

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Yes, Fox News is much worse than this. twitter.com/RealPressSecBo…

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@twiddlekins @SnarkyPlatypus Yep, an amazing list of terrible stereotypes. It’s a good thing all other racism has been removed.

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@SnarkyPlatypus “Jews may be vocal and demanding of assistance.” What could possibly be construed as stereotyping there? Big frown.

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awelder Companies: how to insert yourself into a political dispute twitter.com/pattonoswalt/s…

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@SnarkyPlatypus Needless to say, it’s being dealt with promptly, at least now. twitter.com/pearson/status…

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@Stevie_Easton Also in @Stevie_Easton’ yarn, a list of the 14 documents in the Govpass Trust Framework. It is all immensely reassuring*.

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“Link between Govpass and Medicare numbers stirs identity fraud anxiety” by @Stevie_Easton themandarin.com.au/85020-link-bet…

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Unless the WTO acts promptly, this is a real possibility. twitter.com/reselsnark/sta…

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If not contained, this kerfuffle could escalate to boisterous action, or even outright rambunctiousness. twitter.com/BlogsofWar/sta…

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TheShovel Frustrating! Women STILL Don’t Understand What Mansplaining Means theshovel.com.au/2017/10/19/fru… pic.twitter.com/eaee6UlaDn

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James_Jeffrey Still thinking about this Twins reboot twitter.com/Peter_Fitz/sta…

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Hi there, RESCUE 206. I’m pretty sure you don’t look like that picture, eh @flightradar24? pic.twitter.com/ZapdI1JU9f

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workmanalice It’s 4 flagger in New Zealand pic.twitter.com/mfHHZx7SL6

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My life is one long, continuous mistake. twitter.com/PeteLawler/sta…

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@joshgnosis @jxeeno @zdnetaustralia I think we could secure IoT in Australia by putting all the refrigerators onto .fridge.cyberoo

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Hey @AAPNewswire, you might want to talk to someone who knows something about this, so they can tell you how utterl..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…01

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jeffsonstein honest recruiter email twitter.com/iamdevloper/st…

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@FakeDanTosello Look it’s DB2 so I don’t think we’ve got anything to worry about.

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Hey supporter of hiding from The Authorities™, post a geotagged photo of yourself! twitter.com/torproject/sta…

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@JustJimWillDo @dobes It’s not only sensible, it’s compulsory.

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Forwarding all the email I don’t want to deal with to @dobes. It’s an excellent strategy.

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Quiet announcement: “The 9pm Edict” will nextly be on Tue 24 Oct at 2100 AEDT. stilgherrian.com/edict/live/

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Thu plan: Eggs (done); triage that inbox; scheduling; client mailing list management; administrivia. That’s a full day. Well, half a day.

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Who cares? It’s a potential headline with “drone” is it. Run it. Oh, it’s company PR vapourware? Yeah, but DRONES. twitter.com/marcuskelson/s…

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garthk I am high as a kite on thinkfluence. pic.twitter.com/r5idpzI1n4

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@bencubby I know, Ben, but I am but a weak, weak man.

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So @crikey_news has a 13-part feature starting today, “The Australian Holy Wars” re that newspaper. Here’s part one..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…pc

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@niltiac Indeed. And as I say, I’m a bloke and therefore cop a tiny fraction of what you must get. Sigh.

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@erikelmgren Thanks. When I did linguistics, the most fun was sociolinguistics. I’m fascinated with how the languag..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Mq

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@ltecarroll I like me a good joke or hoax, but yeah, there’ an art to it.

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@SnarkyPlatypus I ruined a joke, and indeed the entirety of Twitter.

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Final tweet now. No more correspondence will be entered into. This is what I think about all these unsourced a-kid-..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…wl

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I casually pointed out that an anecdote is old, uncredited, and probable not even a real event. Boom! I’m the Fun Police. Wow.

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I’m document this in these few tweets because the whole thing fascinates me…

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@jhong @Mediamum I know, James. All good. I’m just finding this whole thread hilarious. People getting so worked up..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…dT

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Although I don’t find the anecdote funny, that also isn’t at issue. It’s about giving due credit. Amused people are defending not doing so.

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To wrap up, a few more points. Apparently any criticism is my fault. Women, you know that one, right? twitter.com/chucklebrryfin…

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In any event, my comment was that a real anecdote would likely come from an identified human, “my nephew”, not “a k..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…yc

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Yet another theme was that this observation could happen more than once. I agree. But not with exactly the same wor..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…4B

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I really, really like the folks who had a go at @jhong because Hot or Not (founded 2000) was a “cheap knock-off” of..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…W8

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Apparently I was “offended”. I wasn’t. Apparently I should die. Which I will, sooner or later. twitter.com/ren2ja/status/…

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This was another cute genre. I was wasting my time. I’m glad that people spent their time telling me that. Bonus po..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…DZ

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Another of my favourite genres was the this guy was successful, and therefore didn’t need to make things up. twitter.com/jhong/status/9…

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I also like that I’m destroying kids’ childhoods, somehow. Few seem to get that I’ll calling out someone for plagia..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…uC

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This morning’s seen a burst of more assertive messages. I like this one. twitter.com/ThePeoplesFera…

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It started politely, mostly from the angles that it’s just a joke and plagiarism doesn’t matter for jokes and on Tw..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Rk

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I’m male, so I’m guessing that it’s maybe 5% of what women cop, if that, but I thought I’d retweet a selection anyway. It’s hilarious.

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So 23 hours ago — nearly a whole day ago, so I’ve long since moved on. But the flood of strangers having a go at me.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…5RJ

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@ren2ja @Bill_Gross @garthk “Offended”? Get a fucking grip.

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mattblaze OK, until I saw this just now I actually thought “National Character Counts Week” had something to do with Twitter’..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…0l

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@juhasaarinen Wow, that’s like a whole separate plane of Hell. You bad man!

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Thu plan, draft: Slow start, including eggs; clear out that inbox, yes, definitely; scheduling; administrivia. That’ll be a full day.

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JoeVargas TMZ just picked up the story and now I’m getting death threats for exposing the fake Melania Trump. Sipping on my @CloudN9neSyrup to relax.

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balleralert Has Melania Trump Been Using A Body Double to Skip Appearances With Trump? dlvr.it/PwNc42 pic.twitter.com/UqPhfXUadt

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JoeVargas This is not Melania. To think they would go this far & try & make us think its her on TV is mind blowing. Makes me..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…cE

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Goddamit @dobes, these guys got the cybersecurity scoop of the year! twitter.com/technollama/st…

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BSidesCbr Blast-from-the-past organiser @silviocesare securing the internet 14 years ago. pic.twitter.com/eAW9mMEI65

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The world is making a lot of sense this morning.

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RealPressSecBot A statement by the President: pic.twitter.com/YuXFjY61yy

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PulpLibrarian The Big Chief scooter coat knitting pattern. Chunky, but funky… pic.twitter.com/iG6FLPgDkc

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Histreepix What Princess Diana would look like today as an emoji. Paris, 2017. pic.twitter.com/PDU1n80WYt

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comradewest I miss New Zealand news so much fucking Melbourne news is bleak af pic.twitter.com/zE1aFVNWPD

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Thursday. The shrubs provide little shelter, but for now you can’t be seen. Safety, more or less. Thursday.

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