Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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January 7th, 2018

@mavetju @NewtonMark @SBS Quite possibly. And all NASA footage is in the public domain.

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Please tell me more about the Giant Butt Magnets. twitter.com/Pinboard/statu…

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@NewtonMark @swearyanthony If you have striped marsh frogs nearby you’ll probably hear their distinctive “Pok!” call every bunch of seconds.

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thewetmale Just wait till Joy discovers Lakoff and elephants. twitter.com/joyannreid/sta…

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@groubes @SBS Not quite, in my view. It’s not about drama at all, but experience.

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@NewtonMark @swearyanthony Sounds like he chewed on a frog. You get striped marsh frogs your way. One of our cats t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Mc

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So, Australia, if you liked the Slow TV of @SBS , and you have a Netflix account, try these. pic.twitter.com/IFmlTXTsxB

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AudreyVMarsh website has crashed because everyone wants to get on this bloody beautiful train. pic.twitter.com/Ow9aCbCPZ0

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damiengwalter But there’s only so far you can expand the meaning of two dimensional characters hitting each other with laser swor..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…lC

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@AdamSpenceAU @travisbynight It’s a bit of an obvious gag though. The heat can excuse you… this time.

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Here again is the Wikipedia entry on Slow TV. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slow_tele…

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SBS : Australia’s Greatest Train Journey is on @SBSOnDemand now: bit.ly/2D3lh58

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Thank you, @SBS, for . I’ve been hoping someone would do some Slow TV in Australia. For all that some peopl..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Tg

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I need some stats on how many people have tweeted a murder-on-the-train joke.

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@oberonsghost @cantberra @davidbewart I saw someone earlier complaining that anyone watching rather than t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…CW

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@ChristophHewett Yep. Absolutely. And a lot of other magnificent variations that don’t happen near the cities either.

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OzKitsch Gough & Margaret aboard , 2004
Pic: @theage pic.twitter.com/ObQf6taeru

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@cantberra It’s a one-off thing. Though apparently there’s a 17-hour intermediate cut. I hope they put that onto @SBSOnDemand.

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@KerryWords Near the start they said it was 38 cars on this run, well over 900m long, but it can be up to 42 cars a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…zv

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@cantberra Reactions are going to be very personal. I’m really quite liking it (though I might have made a few diff..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…T0

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maelduin_ross “Further shows featured yarn being knitted and logs being chopped and then burned”
“The ultimate slow TV:..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…GO

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captaingino4lyf More slow TV like please.

Suggestions from me @SBS:

Live stream of isolated area of oodnadatta track (s..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…l3

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@spottytwit @wobster Not really. I’ve left these thoughts on the back burner because priorities.

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colonelkickhead I was going to ridicule but then I remembered I’m waiting for a cooking show with people who can’t cook &..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…yj

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I’m fascinated by the way some viewers are getting viscerally angry because they don’t like . I can underst..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…g1

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SBS Attn: @ABCTV twitter.com/nightwatchman/…

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rz9760 THERE’S A 17 HOUR VERSION, WHO’S READY???? twitter.com/SBS/status/949…

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@wobster I’ve been meaning to watch more of the genre. Actually, I’d like to make some. And I probably will.

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@xander85 @goatofwisdom @lilithia It’s a three-day journey. They change drivers every few hours.

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Some folks seem to be baffled by “Slow TV” so I typed all seven characters into a search engine for you. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slow_tele…

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ComeOnAce Half an hour in, and I’m already contemplating asking @SBS to release the full 3 day uncut version of

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OzKitsch Damaged railway tracks at Ross River near Alice Springs, 1936
Pic: @SLSA pic.twitter.com/Sot6d2blcz

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@SBS This is hilarious. If they can’t cope for a couple of hours without being excited or even entertained, they’d..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…PE

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@johnb78 Thanks. I sometimes this I should re-cut that video to remove the shutter gate distortion, but meh, it’s part of the art now.

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@SBS On a related note, a few years ago I shot at 15-minute on-train camera test, Strathfield to Central in Sydney…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…yV

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@reubenacciano The Slow TV concept has been hugely successful in Scandinavia, so yes.

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@markhumphries @SBS This is about to start. I’ll be lagging a bit, ‘cos I’m watching via the stream. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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I see that Ken Burns’ “The Vietnam War” is on @SBSOnDemand for the next month, so there’s my evenings filled up.

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FXMC1957 7 January 1927. A transatlantic telephone service began between New York and London. pic.twitter.com/iM7ojIJ45d

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@johnb78 Plus of course I’m looking forward to hearing from @markhumphries and some of Australia’s most affordable personalities.

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@johnb78 I’ve been fascinated by the Slow TV concept, even toying with producing some myself, so I’ll be watching every moment of this.

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“The Ghan: Australia’s Greatest Train” starts in around 45 minutes, at 1930 AEDT. @markhumphries is doing a paralle..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ZT

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Sun plan, remainder: 1930 AEDT watch the first Slow TV effort from @SBS, “The Ghan”; kangaroo steak with salad, als..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…If

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NSWRFS UPDATE 6pm. 20 fires continue to burn across 4 are yet to be contained. Today there were 51 new fires thankful..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…OG

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Fun times for Penrith and the outer west of Sydney today. pic.twitter.com/cJVYjQMhZu

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I guess she doesn’t have any movies up at the moment. pic.twitter.com/4XGvDqsacy

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Good thing I didn’t decide to have a crafty lunchtime wank.

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ProfRAHansen Incredibly, sales of my amazon.com/Fire-Fury-Bomb… have increased. Will I owe a larger royalty cheque to Bannon & Trum..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ei

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BNicholsLiberty Scary marijuana stats:

1. 88,000 deaths are annually attributed to excessive use. 

2. Every day, 30 people in the..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…nt

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evewrites I like this Otto fellow. I think we could be friends. HT @always_alice twitter.com/GoogleFacts/st…

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@paulkidd I think that I would qualify as not smart, but genius… and a very stable genius at that!

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Some of this thread may be RTYI, @GreenJ. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Hot. Run hands under tap, splash cold water on face. Oh, yeah. I was chopping chillis. Great. I’ve just maced mysel..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…i4

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Quite a bit less hungry, thanks to the eggs.

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@cantberra A little, but it’s mostly a series of glands that produce a pheromone-saturated oil that helps repair Trump’s ovipositor.

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“Ovipositor” is such an excellent word. Ovipositor. Flaccid ovipositor.

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Steve Bannon, until now just lurking in the shallows, swims up to Trump. They nuzzle briefly, ragged flaps of loose..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ld

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Exhausted, and with his ovipositor irreparably stretched and in places even torn, Trump lays there, panting and hea..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ek

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After his fourth shedding and inhabitation, Trump will struggle up the beach on all fours, dig a pit using his tiny..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Fa

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When that one blue suit finally wears out, or Trump outgrows it because of his all-cheeseburger diet, he’ll shed it..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…MQ

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Like the kids, Trump only emerges at mealtimes, when he’s lured out by Melania using a cheeseburger on a string.

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Meanwhile Trump inhabits his suit much as children inhabit a play tent made from a card table with an old bedsheet thrown over it.

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He’s looking as Joko’s hands, so big for such a short man, with palpable envy.

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The reason his hand just hangs down like that is that his actual tiny hand is hidden in his long sleeve, and he’s h..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…f6

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TheOnion Man Ashamed Of Himself After Cashier Reads Food Order Back To Him trib.al/CCLfU9J pic.twitter.com/rDnAhvpi82

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Sun plan, draft: As little as possible. Sunday lunch will be kangaroo steak with a salad of some sort. I’ll sort of..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…1O

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SocialHistoryOx Historical generals pointing out the toilets: a short thread. pic.twitter.com/WYzsnRlszj

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@R_Chirgwin @garystark I might leave it there, though. I’m floundering to find more.

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@R_Chirgwin @garystark Drop it, you’re skating on thin ice here.

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CameronAtfield Anything interesting happen while you were home, High Commissioner? twitter.com/aushcuk/status…

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@garystark Who asked you to stick your trout into it?

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Sunday. Heaven is a plaice on herbs. Sunday.

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Go to bed you stupid twat.

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@nothergeek Actually the Mountains are pretty good at this hour. Different demographic from the Shitkansen.

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Watching “The Gorilla Channel” youtube.com/watch?v=OAfiAU…

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@BXGD Isn’t it all just magnificent. BTW, are you surviving the freeze?

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This reminds me, I have some kangaroo steak kept aside for Sunday Lunch.

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This is an excellent roo steak. I approve. twitter.com/voltagex/statu…

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@corduroy It’s often about moving the rolling stock around rather than passenger numbers.

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@wibbly Apparently @VICE has set one up. I’ll check it out shortly.

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Alighting from an 8-car V-Set at Wentworth Falls. Passengers still on board headed to Leura or Katoomba or beyond to Lithgow: about four.

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JamieRoss7 I hope now Trump has assured us that he’s mentally stable in an unhinged and furious Twitter rant we can now just lay it to rest.

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When I get home I might watch the Gorilla Channel for a while.

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CillizzaCNN “Being, like, really smart” twitter.com/realdonaldtrum…

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BrendanNyhan 2018 is less subtle than 2017 twitter.com/mcpli/status/9…

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Passing through Lawson. Ten minutes until I arrive at the village.

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BrigadierSlog Right now on Fox pic.twitter.com/N9xcKQhscV

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