Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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January 24th, 2018

jpwarren DHS added an app and made processing time 34% slower. twitter.com/DarrenODonovan…

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Several people have recommended this important and essential news story to me, and rightly so. twitter.com/BBCWorld/statu…

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dfpiii San Francisco - Comic Sans’ Comic Sans. twitter.com/glenda_atom/st…

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PearlRiverFlow Enough with “I’m running on COMMON SENSE values.” I want absurd values. Clowns on every train. Possum cops. The gov..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…wQ

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glenda_atom project complete! Original Mac fonts cross-stitch sampler. pic.twitter.com/9MdmCjIzJl

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snurbbotinfo Commissioner for Mansplaining. That’ll help.

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Histreepix A stack of impounded ‘actually’s. Chicago, 1955. pic.twitter.com/9DPaAEHhIx

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They’ve been at the early-vintage Kool-Aid again. twitter.com/NicholasFryer/…

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So, kids, a reminder / repeat warning: I’ll be at @linuxconfau Thu (tomorrow) and Fri, so make all the necessary arrangements.

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“QuintessenceLabs scores further funding from Defence” by @ashabeeeee zdnet.com/article/quinte… These guys are an Aus..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ol

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NextThere How will your commute be affected by the strike action tomorrow? We compared timetables and made this..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…m7

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“Sydney train strike: Workers push ahead with industrial action after ‘imperfect’ poll” smh.com.au/nsw/sydney-tra… An..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…op

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evcricket Hi everyone this is your energy minister who doesn’t seem to understand that generators only use fuel when they are..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…hL

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ccroucher9 Cracking shot from @9NewsQueensland today… Australian Super Hornets return home from the Middle East pic.twitter.com/ghUn0Rr6gB

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James_Jeffrey Up next on Sky pic.twitter.com/hijn3DvAP9

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Listening to the latest @lawfarepodcast “What the Heck Happened in Hawaii?” pca.st/Da3D A fair question.

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snipeyhead Absolutely nothing can go wrong here. twitter.com/zdnet/status/9…

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This is not the future I wanted. twitter.com/GreatDismal/st…

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DannyZuker .@realDonaldTrump Happy Anniversary! Any tips on how you two keep the magic alive? pic.twitter.com/tVAlo7jchh

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siritonin Garret, if you fucking shut up for a second you’d realize that skin grows back whereas Ralph Lauren mercerized fair isle cashmere never can

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@dobes Yeah I should, ‘cos I keep forgetting how many different ways that Safari or Chrome and their plugins might..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…mU

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@dobes I have watched the video and I think you’re up for both a Walkley and a Logie. I’m holding back tears as I type this.

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@dobes Ah here we go. Safari was helpfully “Stop Media with Sound”.

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@dobes My care factor is plummeting here mate.

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@dobes I’m still waiting for the video to start playing.

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dobes As the CEO of a telco, you would think Andy would have had a heads-up that this was happening.

Oh well, at least h..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Jz

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dobes The Victorian government has a weird obsession with Sydney, using it as justification for letting Apple into fed sq..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ll

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@franksting Separate rights exist in the music, the lyrics, the recording, and any modifications thereto.

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@franksting If they’ve done a remastering or somesuch then they can reset the counter.

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adambrenecki OH: “I need to make a charm bracelet, put some Lego pieces on it, and call it a blockchain”

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I think I just saw one of these on the left, a male White-browed Scrubwren (Sericornis frontalis), but I only got a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…qg

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So, here’s a word in today’s @nytimes, and I hope we’re all happy with it. twitter.com/NYT_first_said…

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jpwarren I see the AEC’s Mr Rogers has decided to spend yet more time in the Denial phase of the Kübler-Ross change manageme..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…RK

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@R_Chirgwin @techoglot As I’m currently reading the radar, the storm cells have already split, and will pass north..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…7A

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CrimeADay 16 USC §1375 & 50 CFR §17.108(c)(14)(ix)(C) make it a federal crime to dive onto a manatee while it’s eating or tak..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…bv

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chrisjrn $5 to anyone who makes a techno remix of the “your sound card works perfectly” sample from @jeamland’s talk.

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NSWRFS Lots of lightning around again this afternoon, including Blue Mountains and west of Singleton. Report any new fires..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…VN

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BCAppelbaum “No sitting senator has ever given birth” is a pretty good one-line explanation for our nation’s parental leave and childcare policies.

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@twiddlekins There’s a lot of rain with the worst of those strikes.

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dobes Surfacing again because it is Wednesday, and the media still seems to think it helps protects the population from g..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…hp

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Should anyone want to watch the storm roll through, go here. lightningmaps.org/#y=-33.5952;x=…;

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The individual videos of @linuxconfau sessions are now appearing at youtube.com/user/linuxconf… in addition to the live..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Y6

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@jeamland I promise to not set fire to anything mostly.

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@strangedave @jeffsonstein I knew there was a theory to cite, but couldn’t remember it, so I went with a conservative number.

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nickyringland Behold, our Australian National Digital Technologies Curriculum!

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@strangedave @jeffsonstein Indeed. 50Hz/60Hz would only be able to detect movement much slower than that. Not much of value down at 10Hz.

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@jxeeno It is. “Australian government Drupal-based CMS goes live” (11 Nov 2014) zdnet.com/article/austra…

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ATTENTION! ATTENTION! “The DEATH of UKIP” by @JonathanPieNews youtube.com/watch?v=GHebBu…

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OH, during US presidential campaigns, 2020: “But her blockchains…”

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jeffsonstein don’t freak (or freq ;^) out too much, this piece is from 6 Aug 2014 twitter.com/revodavid/stat…

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Wed plan, supplemental: I can confirm that I’ll be in Sydney for @linuxconfau all day Thu and Fri. You folks know how to find me.

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Wed plan, second redraft: I have noted that the random microsleep-like tics continue, but also that there’s a way t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…TN

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@GwilymLucas You seem to misunderstand. We are beyond linear time here.

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Entering Stargate. Time no longer has any meaning. pic.twitter.com/Tra7OiaMZS

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@Ex_spurt @GordyPls Here’s hoping this gets all the way through a court then.

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NuclearAnthro Ha, the author meant the food you were taking to church, not eating the other drivers. Silly me. twitter.com/charlsmartin/s…

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@GordyPls It’s a novel approach, I grant you.

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arizclint “Ok, I’m not asking you directly. Blink once for ‘sounds like bump’ and twice for ‘what about her emails she should..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…sf

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70s_party The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn’t exist pic.twitter.com/H8NnMg82Sk

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@paulkidd Do try to pay attention, Paul.

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Interesting Australian tech media news is interesting. mumbrella.com.au/mc-partners-al… pic.twitter.com/QcdLOP6h9Z

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Thirsty sulphur-crested arsehat bird is thirsty. twitter.com/NSWRFS/status/…

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@Manic_Henry Absolutely. Almost as good as quoll content even.

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@dekrazee1 Could be anything though RR has a live telemetry feed from the engines, usually, so they’ll pull it if anything is out of spec.

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@dekrazee1 After the QF32 incident, RR would be eager to pull engines in for maintenance immediately, rather than w..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…aI

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@dekrazee1 I assume that Air NZ, like Qantas, doesn’t own the engines, but uses RR’s “engines as a service” model a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…7f

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PulpLibrarian I’m very sorry to say that Ursula K Le Guin passed away at her home in Portland, Oregon on Monday.

Tomorrow will b..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…rK

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PulpLibrarian On 16 November 1938 chemist Albert Hofmann developed his 25th lysergic acid derivative. He was hoping for a drug to..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…CZ

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Zeddary Espionage is the new mass shooting twitter.com/joshtpm/status…

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jason_a_w These aren’t idle historical debates. In truth, the nation and capitalism are founded on brutal primitive accumulat..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Jf

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@annie_parker @expectproblems It is very unlikely that you’ll present as concentrated dose of disjointed bullshit as That Person.

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Wed plan, supplemental: This doesn’t nothing else will happen, just that I’ll consider it a bonus to celebrate, The..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…re

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Wed plan, redraft: My brain has decided that random microsleep-like tics are the way to go, which is slightly annoy..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Pl

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rmhrisk I hear my 2 yo daughter in the other room talking about how her mother gave her candy. This being incredibly unchar..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…L7

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jason_a_w This is hot garbage, but there’s an important admission in this paragraph ipa.org.au/ipa-today/lets… pic.twitter.com/Och1zswKxA

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@maelorin @incorrect @NewtonMark @ashabeeeee @trentyarwood Why would the Australian Taxation Office need to know how numbers work?

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@ssharwood @NewtonMark @maelorin @ashabeeeee @trentyarwood Which means we’ve only got one nine for each of 2016 and 2017. Joiy.

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@dobes @annie_parker @expectproblems True. And at the time the digital trust team’s external PR was run out of Edel..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…s3

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@NewtonMark @maelorin @ashabeeeee @trentyarwood One of the SAN outages was 5+ days, IIRC, but was that in 2017 or a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Uo

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@dobes @annie_parker @expectproblems This is a shame, because as I’ve been saying for years, Microsoft has been doi..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…EL

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@NewtonMark @maelorin @ashabeeeee @trentyarwood If the nines are counted with scheduled maintenance as downtime the..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gI

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@dobes @annie_parker @expectproblems This is true. But that still only takes us through to early 2014.

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@NewtonMark @maelorin @ashabeeeee @trentyarwood Yeah that’s pretty special. I’m sure there’s some technical reason..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Pp

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intelwire Be still in awe of the world’s greatest minds at work twitter.com/Kantrowitz/sta…

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Cmdr_Hadfield In case you need a new screensaver, here’s Jupiter through Juno’s unique eye. pic.twitter.com/Lhq4R6zA5T

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rollo75 @ABCmediawatch
Sydney train strike:

It’s a pity that the picture is from Clapham Junction in London…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…MQ

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@annie_parker @expectproblems I know that AAP picked it up, and Fairfax and others ran the yarn. It was hilarious.

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@annie_parker @expectproblems There is a blog post. “Microsoft has banned me from covering TechEd” stilgherrian.com/media/microsof…

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@annie_parker @expectproblems I tweeted what I thought of the dipshit keynote speaker they’d booked for TechEd, in..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…fg

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Definitely. And this is definitely the exact quote. Thanks, @KyBusiness. twitter.com/KyBusiness/sta…

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Vale Ursula LeGuin.

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JohnBirmingham I hear there’s a full time staff writer position going at @GQAustralia if you’re of a mind to apply.

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@ladyhana Yes. Except for the one that got drenched in nerve agent the other day.

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@expectproblems I don’t know. I haven’t attempted to cover Microsoft things. At least as far as I know. Approaches..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…HK

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“ATO expects planned maintenance to run according to schedule” by @ashabeeeee zdnet.com/article/ato-ex… Ping..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…YE

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@ladyhana There’s one about twice the span somewhere too, but that one seems to be a lot more active and I don’t know where it is.

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HLMenckenBot The idea that school-children are happy is of a piece with the idea that the lobster in the pot is happy.

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They really are such beautiful spiders. I should also mention that this is by far the smallest huntsman of the thre..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…PF

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Struggling out of bed, finally. I feel like my face has been slit open at the sides and from there my brain stuffed..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Vo

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matthew_d_green I’m going to hire Tom Karlo if I ever need to fire someone and want it to be really, really gentle. pic.twitter.com/ivE7v6E4Hp

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anamariecox I cannot quite believe what I am hearing but Rush Limbaugh is right now making the argument that the intel communit..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…zG

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@SharpShard @nswpolice No, I just think @nswpolice sleepwalked into the minefield. Not everything is part of some grand conspiracy.

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@haruki_zaemon My pleasure. I restrained myself and only listened to two episodes, but I’d have listened to more if my brain hadn’t died.

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ClickHole When A Drunk Man Said Something Racist In This Bar, These Courageous Onlookers Moved To A Table That Was Farther Aw..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…YF

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burgerdrome I regret to inform everyone that the NSW Young Liberals are attempting to meme pic.twitter.com/WvSLN2b20X

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Is it just me, or is the assertion by @nswpolice in the first sentence particularly tone deaf, given the current he..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…mX

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AlanKohler Like cancer of the anus twitter.com/ardmorelad/sta…

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PaulineBock my everlasting respect to whomever chose this photo pic.twitter.com/egZIrP2OiC

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simongerman600 refers to multi-unit housing types in walkable neighborhoods that provide diverse choices b..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ve

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Wed plan, draft: Slow start; finish @zdnetaustralia column; shopping, Katoomba, because not done yesterday; meals a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Lx

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NSWRFS The Nancy Bird providing valuable assistance to crews at the bush fire near . Incredible shot of an i..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…4F

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I would like to see One of Pig play live. twitter.com/botnikstudios/…

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FarrellPF This court case read a little like a Murakami novel but is actually about alleged money laundering..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…pn

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“Good morning, President Duckworth.” twitter.com/Suntimes/statu…

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OzKitsch THREAD: WHITE WOMEN DISCUSSING THEIR ABORIGINAL SERVANTS in the pages of the Australian Woman’s Mirror (sister publ..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Vc

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trentyarwood What glorious government IT success will we learn about today, I wonder?

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paulwallbank The perils of being a speculative asset. Stripe is ending support for bitcoin payments on April 23 tcrn.ch/2rtr3us via @TechCrunch

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ConstipatedTrav I’m not pooping until Bitcoin hits $100,000. Join me in this journey

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Wednesday. The monkeys are laughing. But it isn’t their poo. It’s yours. Wednesday.

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