Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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January 8th, 2018

Thanks for all your thoughts there. I’m off, because I have an early start tomorrow, but you’ve helped me clarify t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…cW

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@benpobjie This is an argument that can be put, sure. But it does seem this is not the consensus right now.

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NewtonMark A flared base, for your comfort and security. twitter.com/BOM_ACT/status…

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@mazzystarrr Here’s a point, @meadea. The ABC’s move is very “Oh, now that we know we’ll act.” Can we make an analo..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…uN

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@mazzystarrr Interesting analogy. And I have no idea how to feel about that.

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@emilymaxima You’re a star, thank you. Operation Paperclip continues to fascinate me.

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Obviously blokes talking with blokes about this is bloody stupid.

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This is perhaps the issue. We’re still working out how to deal with this, and it’s happening in the daily news cycl..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…CN

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That this systemic “tolerance” of sexual harassment is being exposed and dealt with is bloody wonderful.

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This one is a good point. I’ve certainly signed contracts that said I couldn’t do anything to bring the employer in..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…l0

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Bear in mind that I’m not saying they’re equivalent in scale or horror. As far as I know Craig McLachlan has not been accused of genocide.

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I suppose it’s a parallel to — and watch the flak for this one! — the debates at the end of WW2 about whether to ustwitter.com/i/web/status/9…GMfB

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Watch me get flak for that for being a defender of harassment. People are stupid.

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The allegations against Craig McLachlan are serious indeed, no argument, but I do wonder how wiping his work from t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…6v

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meadea Doctor Blake Mysteries pulled by @ABCTV pic.twitter.com/kl3fgfn5Jr

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China__Newz Australia forecasts 20 percent iron ore price drop in 2018 as demand eases goo.gl/XZ38Zp pic.twitter.com/s2pORy1pcI

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Oh FFS leave them play in their fantasy world. Melbourne is a dreadful place and they have to cope as best they can. twitter.com/SteveMolk/stat…

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@SnarkyPlatypus FFS I listened to Margaret Court for goddam hours. I put my health at risk here.

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@SnarkyPlatypus You must’ve missed the clips in [cough] my podcast, because it was really about lebians and transgender players.

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@SnarkyPlatypus True, but Margaret Court is a bit special. Mind you, I’ve listened to quite a bit of her recent work.

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@garthk Well go and help put it out you lazy whinging cunt.

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@GuyMazzeo @semibogan You guys know that earlier today this was shown to be a month out? 8 Feb is the date. @semibogan

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It’s kinda cheating when the photographer is an airliner pilot. twitter.com/cambuntu/statu…

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cambuntu Classic thunderstorm and heavy rain over Sydney. pic.twitter.com/hwH6tro6Rs

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@willytinkle Those of us of a certain age have built up a resistance.

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@chrismayer True. A proper colonial outpost knows that all gin and tonics are doubles.

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@corduroy Yeah, alarm set for 0430 because I have to catch the Chips at 0637.

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@lizrtn It’s compulsory these days.

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@SnarkyPlatypus All the fuckin’ -stans are the same anyway.

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I think I may have just poured a quadruple gin.

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@SnarkyPlatypus In my defence, can I say that Central Asia isn’t really my patch.

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Scarfolk
1. Don’t
2. See 1.
For more information please reread this tweet
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@SnarkyPlatypus And it was in Kyrgyzstan not Kazakhstan. I am SERIOUSLY embarrassed right now.

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@SnarkyPlatypus See also “Kazakhstan–United States relationsen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kazakhsta…qM but I was mistaken. USAF Manatwitter.com/i/web/status/9…qbKs

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@SnarkyPlatypus Plus of course the charts only measure the average speed for the connection that exist, without cou..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…8Y

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snurb_dot_info Man I love watching @ALeague matches these days. As a football fan, the repeated slaps in the face you get with eac..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Gi

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@SnarkyPlatypus Also, the US props up the dictator because they need that huge USAF airbase there for logistics sup..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Tt

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@SnarkyPlatypus I read or heard a thing on the linguistics of “y’all” and it’s rich and complex. Was it a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…lm

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@ashabeeeee @dobes I keep telling you, Warrimoo is not an actual place.

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Shit. I just found the other spider.

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@staticsan @dobes @ashabeeeee Presumably there are drop-outs. Or they don’t take holidays into account. I will say..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…8o

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@KrazyKarl910 It seems to happen every time a new timetable comes in. The date is set politically, but the driver t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…FY

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@dobes @ashabeeeee I’m also told that the V-Sets are dirty because there’s not enough standby drivers to run the tr..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…NG

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I’ve heard that staffing the new rosters is a continuing problem. Good luck, everyone. twitter.com/TrainLinkWest/…

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@R_Chirgwin Well as long as you’re clear on this.

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BOM_NSW : Sorry, in our earlier checks we missed a 47.8 degrees C temperature recorded at an old stati..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…65

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@R_Chirgwin Do you understand what “/ends” means?

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Oh that’s right, I have to head down to Sydney relatively early tomorrow. My planning is shit.

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dotslashpipe If I’m completely honest, I’m not that worried about skynet yet… pic.twitter.com/qKGn8EHtEZ

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NewtonMark I reckon if you put Trump’s phone in flight mode, it’d take him days to work out it wasn’t broken.

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Yes, this lavender really is quite outstanding. twitter.com/NuclearAnthro/…

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@haruki_zaemon @rainparrot It also is AU only, and quite specific to being about the rain.

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SwiftOnSecurity 40,100 retweets of a quote tweet of a news article link that doesn’t exist, from an account with 80 followers.
Cons..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…hY

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@AUSFestivus @jonoabroad Just search for “Slow TV” and the NRK Collection comes up.

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So when I’m watching hours of streamed train videos, this is exactly the kind of chat I reckon goes best with it. pic.twitter.com/Rcudh4zzPr

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@Blackwell @upulie @damiengwalter It’s far fro, being the worst thing I’ve thought of. Even today.

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@upulie @Blackwell @damiengwalter Mind you, I think I just frightened myself with that suggestion.

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@upulie @Blackwell @damiengwalter You’re just having a sad because citizenship rules prevent Yiannopoulos / Bannon 2020.

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@upulie @damiengwalter Several others have suggested this too. Could be interesting.

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JbennettLindsay in Surry Hills has been evacuated. Police/ambulances on the scene. Chemical hazard team on the scene. I’v..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…f1

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Once more, the spattering of raindrops on the roof starts exactly when @rainparrot warns of them. pic.twitter.com/QZiwh4tTbK

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bornmiserable The year is 2018. Fred Durst, the person responsible for Limp Bizkit’s 1999 song Nookie, is trying to reason with..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…YV

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businessinsider One of Trump’s favorite phrases was just named the 2017 word of the year read.bi/2CRJMFu pic.twitter.com/NikNoZZdcn

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voltagex Fuck computers.

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New @JonathanPieNews: “The NHS is on it’s [sic] knees!” youtube.com/watch?v=gqh0vf…

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matwhi SORRY FOR THIS HEADLINE BUT IT’S FACTUALLY CORRECT twitter.com/SBSsexuality/s…

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Plus five minutes to weaponise the PDF. twitter.com/mpesce/status/…

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isteintraum That awkward moment when you accidentally prove her point. pic.twitter.com/0lkeogT5c3

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@moylecroft I understand your point, but even so.

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DDsD SMOKING GUN FOUND SHEEPLE twitter.com/MojaveMamma/st…

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While this is an intriguing idea, there’s no way it could work in America any time this century. twitter.com/cbracy/status/…

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joshgnosis Ooft. The Age’s front page piece from last week now has a big correction noting claims and plagiarism…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ei

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PantheonConsult @stilgherrian @GreenJ Winfrey/Clooney 2020

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@ShaneBryan_IT Dunno that the accelerometer would trigger in that scenario though.

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katie18O When simply moving the position of a single letter completely changes the definition… pic.twitter.com/WFL5AAbKM6

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@egadheg I agree. While I understand the pressures on the news industry, it’s the principal of the thing.

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@dobes People just don’t get a chance to voice their opinions about the NBN.

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@dobes I think we should ask the lovely people here to tweet you their comments about Australia’s NBN broadband.

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joshgnosis Nothing better than the tri-annual quasi-racist article about how much better x country’s internet is than Australia’s.

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I too support the idea of filling New Zealand’s valleys with lime jelly. twitter.com/kiwibrew/statu…

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adamcbest The Trump administration is so inept it had to move an imaginary award show back a week and a half. pic.twitter.com/9mGaZWChTp

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@dobes Mind you, Kazakhstan’s president Nursultan Nazarbayev is right up there with proper government style. xhttps..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…fm

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dobes *extremely Australian outlook*
Kazakhstan is home to Baikonur Cosmodrome, but sure, how dare they have faster tubes..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…H6

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MichaelWestBiz Neg gearing reforms = Dutton: “economy shuddering halt & stockmarket crash”, Morrison: “crash”, Turnbull: “smash”,..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…a5

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thomas_violence it’s a shame microwaving a burrito, eating out, or buying your groceries after work are the only three ways you can..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…OW

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@sleepingdingo The future, then, is for all humans to wear all-over airbag systems constantly.

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This is the thin end of the wedge. twitter.com/bengrubb/statu…

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peterwells Strap this to your face for natural, light sleep tracking.

Hahahahahahahahahaha.

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Bobosphere Re; the Russian doping scandal. I might possibly have located the dope.

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@marydavid5 @Stonekettle Not at all. It’s a shot from the movie “Zardoz”, in which Connery starred.

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TroveAustralia Australia - Down Under no longer! twitter.com/nlagovau/statu…

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jpwarren 🎶I can’t liiiiiiiive
If living is without you🎶

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jpwarren My driver is either a big fan of Air Supply, or thinks I am for some reason.

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@DrRhysPockett @arcadiagt5 Ah, happy days! Or nights. Or mid-afternoons. Clap now.

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Mon plan, draft: Administrivia, scheduling, and maybe even some story pitches; stick forks into my ears and push DEEP; salad.

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My sleep patterns are a disaster area.

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SwiftOnSecurity Companies spend millions to prevent remote code execution on their machines from unknown foreign servers.

Online a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…AE

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@ashabeeeee Maybe I will get MOAR BITCOIN if I verify myself to Twitter. twitter.com/MikeWehner/sta…

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TheOnion New Leather-Bound Notebook To Really Unleash Area Woman’s Creativity trib.al/ZaxB4OY pic.twitter.com/K6oKkP9D0W

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RobertKlemko Lol. Breitbart tried to do a nice, not-racist article about an interracial military family and their readers were h..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Rh

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Nnedi I honestly don’t think these individuals know what the word “genocide” means. pic.twitter.com/pdytQvMks7

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Scarfolk Miss this week’s post? If your tongue was removed this week, notepads and pens are available FREE to those who stil..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…z3

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@PeteLawler It’s all downhill if I stay where I am.

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Thinking about getting out of bed.

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SwiftOnSecurity “One last question… I don’t see any extra-curricular activities on your resumé. Tell me about what you do outside..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…P0

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Yesterday I wrote this thread which starts here but takes a distinctly wrong turn. You’re welcome. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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AoDespair BREAKING: The parents at my kid’s Baltimore public school raised their own money to keep the school librarian. twitter.com/AP/status/9490…

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kenshirriff Ethernet was invented for the Xerox Alto in 1973. I debug the Ethernet board from a vintage Alto and fix a bad chip..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Rx

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Monday. That’ll show them. Monday.

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@_midofo_ It was. And now it’s raining. And tomorrow there’s more blood boiling.

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There goes my laundry. I’m not fetching it in at 1am. pic.twitter.com/2C6D8TvVbd

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I’m becoming more and more intrigued by the very concept of Jedward.

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