Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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January 1st, 2018

MJIBrown How is this website free? pic.twitter.com/yBrzU310GV

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poniewozik The New York Times, in 1939, on why this “television” thing would never catch on: “The average American family hasn..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…9T

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aleeb88 This explains a great deal twitter.com/pablotorre/sta…

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FXMC1957 1 January 1973. The UK officially became a member of the European Economic Community (EEC). The Daily Mail was very..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ys

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WAITING PATIENTLY.

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martyn_williams Ri Chun Hee just wished everyone in North Korea a happy new year, so I made a GIF for you ​gph.is/2EovzNw pic.twitter.com/0vR2uIAeXI

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LexiDaish Minister Phillip Dalidakis on Turnbull’s criticism of Andrews Gov’t and youth crime in Victoria: We will take our i..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…1T

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flglmn what the fuck are you talking about pic.twitter.com/CDKlyfngfz

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CrimeADay 15 USC §1263(a), 1264(a) & 16 CFR §1500.14(b)(7)(xiii) make it a federal crime to sell party poppers not labeled: “Hold in hand—jerk string”

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I don’t know what the other bullshit is. A TV show maybe.

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All hail the diversity of Gay Sydney. twitter.com/jc_cummins/sta…

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I remember a Japanese friend complaining that boat noodle tasted like medicine. “That’d be the pig’s blood,” I said..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…g0

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franksting Fuck Religion, don’t touch my penis

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NuclearAnthro Here.

You may need to know this in 2018.

Remember: Civil Defense is Self Defense! pic.twitter.com/ertoWhRoIS

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OzKitsch Nicolae Ceausescu and Barry Jones looking at things, CSIRO, Canberra, 1988 pic.twitter.com/TeNAru7ByQ

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OzKitsch Nicolae & Elena Ceausescu rehearse their kangaroo trial of 1989 pic.twitter.com/mBYj2hxqAi

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pwnallthethings The old guard at FSB loudly grumbling at the incoming generations of manchildren making gifs that in their day “wor..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…TQ

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@ApostrophePong Heh. I’m sure it will be, at some point.

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daviottenheimer baby new year, as depicted 100 years ago… pic.twitter.com/WmaVHmp8ux

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@ApostrophePong But yes, it’s a wonderful marketing angle.

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@ApostrophePong I’m looking forward to her beating the shit out of French wannabes.

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Bear in mind that Victoria’s police commissioner says there are no such gangs. twitter.com/TheKennyDevine…

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In the units that the other 96% of the planet uses, this is -12C. twitter.com/RobMarciano/st…

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OzKitsch Home ownership: the ultimate prophylactic, 1943
Pic: @naagovau NAA: A1861, 7084 pic.twitter.com/h4ziSmLarQ

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Ping @ApostrophePong. Khun Rose is getting international recognition. twitter.com/AFP/status/947…

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GregoryMcNeal Love this pic.twitter.com/7WUk1kJBwQ

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This is well spotted, @whiteswine. This film should be compulsory viewing. twitter.com/whiteswine/sta…

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I’m retweeting this again because, well, obviously. twitter.com/NZPCanterbury/…

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kylegriffin1 Is 2018 over yet?

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@nicolejensen I know what you mean. Mind you, Rose is one of the best. See also the wonderful film “Iron Ladies”. T..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…nR

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@GordyPls Just quietly, I do love the Australian reaction to a not-quite-deadly spider incident. “Yeah, that’ll be..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…NV

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@GordyPls That’ll do it. Even just a black house spider. This time my sympathy is sincere. Those fuckers mess you up.

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@EndRoadwork Meh. I walloped my little brother with a cricket bat. Because he was a jerk.

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GordyPls “A 17 year old boy from Cromer Heights is being treated in Royal North Shore for burns to his buttocks after a pran..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…SR

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@rbbrown Yeah I gather you’re having one hell of a winter. You have my sympathy. Sydney has been quite mild so far.

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@NuclearAnthro @jcmurty I meant the 1950s stylisation. That IS your gig.

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erstkate Is Anne Coulter still lonely and bitter? At least there’s that.

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@NZPCanterbury Glad to hear it. Here on the West Island we simply couldn’t have managed it. Bravo.

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@NuclearAnthro Oh sorry, I forget you guys left the Empire. The grand engineering style of the 1860s to 1890s. You..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…7c

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I’d love to see a High Victorian version of this illustration. Is nukepunk a thing yet? twitter.com/NuclearAnthro/…

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@tveastman I think quite a few of us would. The more I think about it, the more I think there’s a market for subscr..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…eJ

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Nevertheless, I’m quite excited that this is an actual sentence. twitter.com/marasawr/statu…

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The transporter room has been redecorated. twitter.com/pamurrell/stat…

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Like The Intercept, but not run by cunts.

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RadioFreeTom Kraftwerk twitter.com/drekaplan/stat…

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The emerging Alexander Downer fandom is hilarious. Americans, of course, don’t know his back story. Why would they?..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…vU

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@FakeDanTosello @purserj To be fair, the bar manager’s exact words were “I’m not here to judge.”

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@EndRoadwork I think I would have liked to meet your nan.

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I’m never quite sure how Julian can be “pardoned” when he hasn’t been found guilty of anything. Apart from being a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…S6

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Certain of the staff here are looking a little the worse for wear.

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I have been informed that if I ordered a jug of mojito just for myself then I would not be judged.

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@EndRoadwork It is impossible to be positive about the world.

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Mon plan, remainder: Sit in the corner drinking gin; boat noodle; train to Wentworth Falls; collapse in tears of despair. So begins 2018.

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@JohnBirmingham @GreenJ Moi aussi. But then I know why people block me.

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atomic1949 Just heard on radio 4 that govt is considering a civilian volunteer force to support UK border control. What horro..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…N6

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drekaplan Wild night at Mar A Lago pic.twitter.com/UQyphXY22q

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Dear America, you’re about to enter 2018. Here in Australia we’re already there. If I were you I wouldn’t bother. It’s rubbish.

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@jodiem They can’t be a separate item. They can be a thing, but the menu has to show the actual price for each line..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…qo

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Well here we are then. It’s not going to be any better. It will possibly be louder. Quite a bit louder.

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DJBentley they’re taking bong rips on cnn rn

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NuclearAnthro The “nuclear button” is such a damned lazy trope. I expected better from the North Koreans to be honest. pic.twitter.com/q1dje3kxRP

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Oh shut up Julian.

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smurray38 Dog Bites Man pic.twitter.com/zLNvbNgFlA

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Stonekettle I don’t live in the civilized world.

I live in Florida. twitter.com/deedeesSay/sta…

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Tim_Beshara The last time Greg Hunt weighed in on law and order he had to grovel to a Supreme Court Justice to prevent himself..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…tI

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ashleyfeinberg ready for 2018 pic.twitter.com/Nd4qLcC4ji

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dotMudge If you have a 2013 Mercedes S-class you have libtiff, netcat, and libpcap, pre-installed.

Pre-hacked-car :) pic.twitter.com/IlnK0cJ6HV

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Mission Accomplished. Now to survive 3 to 5 days on an iPad.

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@bigbadave @ACICgovau That said, there was a fatality. Possibly two, and I’m embarrassed to have forgotten the details of the incident.

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@ACICgovau Of course in those days we didn’t run around like headless chickens at every sign of trouble.

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@ACICgovau I can still remember the plume of smoke from the office tower, just a short block from my own office.

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This reminds me that the Adelaide office of the National Crime Authority (now @ACICgovau) did get bombed, in 1993 i..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…lg

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Running a little ahead of schedule.

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glengyron If National Front was prominent today Michael Brander would be a regular on Sunrise with Kochie. Banter about the f..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…QW

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BryanDawsonUSA EIP: North Carolina is no longer classified as a democracy - “North Carolina does so poorly on the measures of lega..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…wu

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johnb78 The documentary ideas in this thread are spectacular twitter.com/MrKenShabby/st…

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I approve of run W540, @TrainLinkWest. An 8-car limited stop mid-morning is most civilised.

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Mon plan: Backups, and double-check (done); 1032 train to Sydney (very soon); 1330 Apple Store, to surrender MacBoo..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…uP

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AmandaMarcotte Reading even progressive men’s lifestyle sites is so eye-opening. The bar is so low. Hard to imagine a woman’s site..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…8f

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deirdreheenan Oh dear. Did someone at the @Telegraph forget to remove the caption below the photograph? pic.twitter.com/r4xJzSwvJb

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scott_kerr Remember. pic.twitter.com/36Kf403LdF

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pixelatedboat I’m reading Hillary’s book and it gives me a new appreciation of how hard she fought to win the election: pic.twitter.com/l7ISDSmuTf

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Just hours into 2018 and already you’re carrying on your pathetic partisan rivalries and selfish personal gripes ab..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Gq

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RadioFreeTom What a sad, small, thing to write on New Year’s Eve. twitter.com/realDonaldTrum…

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Stonekettle I watched Blade Runner 2049 again today and I realized…

Rick Deckard
Indiana Jones
Han Solo

Ford’s three bigges..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…so

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@mgherman Thanks, but they’re both quite reliable.

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Mon plan, draft: Backups, and double-check; 1032 train to Sydney; 1330 Apple Store, to surrender MacBook Pro for re..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…bW

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Monday. It will be the same, but different. Monday.

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