Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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October 21st, 2017

OrkneyLibrary It’s a grey, gloomy in . Our benches are lying damp and cold under apocalyptic October skie..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gv

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patrickgjackson It’s what submarines do twitter.com/wsj/status/921…

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free_facts The bullying will stop if you bring a gun to school

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Little-known fact: Bullfighting was developed in China and brought back to Spain by Marco Polo. Chinese “tulow” eve..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…pQ

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Classic_picx The Shawshank Redemption was released on this day in 1994. Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins met up for the 20th anniv..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…5l

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Classic_picx British SAS soldiers preparing to storm the Iranian embassy in London after a six day siege,1980. pic.twitter.com/WJDW8m7FL2

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Jeff_Sparrow Nothing makes sense anymore pic.twitter.com/l0oQaaB6PT

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Pinboard The prevailing business model in Silicon Valley is “investor storytime”: whoever can spin the most persuasive story to investors wins.

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ChrisKeall Actual fake news twitter.com/i/moments/9213…

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gains_tweets nerds are wild pic.twitter.com/tJESLjbwyz

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trondw I’m looking at a photo taken by a robot that has been on another planet longer than smartphones have existed as a c..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ub

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@BenMHZ @LucyXIV A personality cult, or even “just” a fandom, can be a strange little bubble.

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grum YouTube tech reviewers: “google assistant is SO handy, look! OK Google, turn on the lights”

[30 years pass, lights turn on]

“WOW so cool!”

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Australian_Navy Blast from the Past - HMAS Melbourne showing the @Aus_AirForce the true meaning of Air Time pic.twitter.com/6w0H8HltHE

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LucyXIV COMPUTER SHOW ME THE WORST POSSIBLE TAKE pic.twitter.com/gTGkSbY0X9

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@Left_in_Limbo Only mildly desperate. Unlike that pun.

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glengyron Same twitter.com/swiftonsecurit…

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AmznMovieRevws Dora the Explorer. pic.twitter.com/d0s3IzfidP

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Pinboard Gödel Escher Bachman Turner Overdrive

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cjjosh If I was Melania Trump & had a body-double I sure as hell wouldn’t be wasting it on public appearances.

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I have not yet experienced seeing a yellow bicycle in a tree, but it reminds me of something… twitter.com/jxeeno/status/…

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Sudden seaweed craving.

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It’s also a good intro to the history of US vs Japanese naval codebreaking from the end of WW1 through to the start of WW2.

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“Any Man-Made Code Can Be Broken by a Woman” slate.com/articles/techn… Excellent profile of US Navy cryptographer Agnes Meyer Driscoll.

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Telling Trump he’s lying is like telling a horse it has hooves. It’s patently true, but the words have no meaning or impact.

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johnb78 I don’t care very much either way about gas contracts, but I fully endorse any policy that kills aged pensioners
macrobusiness.com.au/2017/09/slay-p…

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JazzTwemlow Imagine having to bake a cake for someone you disagree with. They’ll pay you, eat the cake, and you’ll never see them again. Horrifying.

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@expectproblems I think I have a few movies like that. Kinda.

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@mpesce @feraldata So, how many are not white middle-class? Under 50yo?

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@rgcooke @SatPaper I’ll stop quoting that yarn now, but @rgcooke is rapidly becoming reason enough to subscribe to @SatPaper.

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@rgcooke @SatPaper “When Sunrise has its crimes read at The Hague tribunal…”

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@OaaSvc Here’s my original coverage. zdnet.com/article/austra… Two subsequent yarns explored further. It’s certainly comprehensive.

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@rgcooke @SatPaper Much @rgcooke shade. “Max Markson… ordinarily reps former reality show contestants, former inf..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Cu

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@rgcooke @SatPaper See also @Bernstein’s “Here’s How Breitbart And Milo Smuggled Nazi and White Nationalist Ideas I..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…qc

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“Australia’s welcome mat for right-wing trolls” thesaturdaypaper.com.au/opinion/topic/… Another brilliant @rgcooke yarn at..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…EN

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Australian_Navy HMAS Hobart enters Jervis Bay as part of her Mariner Skills Evaluation period pic.twitter.com/PaBMpVY9dm

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@LilyMulholland Nah, I think it’s just that the Cyber Affairs team is relatively small, and they had a lot on that week.

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@RealNickHodge Quite informal, really. Unless you keep your shoes and socks on.

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Official background on Australia’s “Cyber Affairs” diplomacy is at dfat.gov.au/international-…

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Australia’s International Cyber Engagement Strategy is now available in a single PDF. dfat.gov.au/international-… Don’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…co

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@FakeDanTosello @ruxcon Oh thank you. It’s purely about logistics, though. I had too many other things happening.

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@mawnikr Mind you, taxis generally pay for a license plate and a booking service, and have to pay that off before d..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…nS

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Quick wave to everyone at @ruxcon in Melbourne. Sorry I couldn’t make it this year.

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PubicZirconium a valid question pic.twitter.com/lWjE9ftlYF

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“Uber is charging drivers to work”, writes @mawnikr, because of course they are. medium.com/uber-screeds/u… pic.twitter.com/J2IrXEyFlj

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Kappa_Kappa ja rule used a wrong word and accidentally tweeted the most accurate tweet

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GonzoHacker They didn’t fall for that trick pic.twitter.com/EeZCgHbije

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“10 foolproof ways to defend yourself from the magpie menace” abc.net.au/news/2017-10-2…

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Luke_FoleyNSW NSW Premier’s Jacinda comments ‘snarky and graceless’ - NZ Herald nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/articl…

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Sat plan, draft: Slow start (in progress); two little geek things; a lazy afternoon of reading and podcast listening and stuff.

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JohnFPfaff OBITUARY:

We are sad to announce the death of Irony (c. 500BC - 2017 AD) today, killed by a single tweet to the b..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…PZ

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benpobjie Wait till she finds out how it ends twitter.com/Mamamia/status…

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SatPaper This week’s Pryor… pic.twitter.com/2KQRZ0g6Id

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The former President of Mexico has insights beyond those of the Washington press corps. twitter.com/VicenteFoxQue/…

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Saturday. You look more closely, and see that it is dead. It hasn’t been dead long, though, so what killed it? And where is that? Saturday.

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