Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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March 3rd, 2018

This is one of my favourite bits of casting from “Time Trumpet”. pic.twitter.com/kitoEiavmj

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ben_hr I wondered whether the Global Mail’s site is still hosted and whether any of the articles from 2012-14 are still av..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…iU

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I told someone about “Time Trumpet” the other day, but I forgot who it was. Oh well. “Time Trumpet” (2006) Episode..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…6g

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PulpLibrarian Happy birthday to Professor Brian Cox*, 49 today!

(*file photo) pic.twitter.com/1pSqfCGWiD

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@erkpod In my audio equipment travel bag, in the small zippered case for little bits and pieces. At least that’s where mine are.

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ICYMI: “The 9pm GoatFest Tasmania” recorded in Launceston last weekend. It’s very goaty. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Mr @AntonyGreenABC has called it. Tasmania’s Liberal majority government returned. LIB 13, ALP 7, GRN 1, Undecided 4.

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abchobart Has @AntonyGreenABC called ? pic.twitter.com/AnJjvzIhFZ

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DrDreHistorian Eric Abetz is proving himself to be the sort of nasty, spiteful man who keeps reminding you of his pettiest grievan..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…9d

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justinbarbour Bloody Russians.

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osbornep ABC saying 9.30pm Labor concession speech

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SOFREP US Navy EA-18G Growler cockpit systems fail, frostbitten pilots forced to land using GPS watches zpr.io/nxCXe

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… because then this was tweeted …

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Seinfeld2000 respect to @olivegarden for no longer selling AR-15s at all their locations

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@cathymalexander Getting his head around new things is not Senator Abetz’s strong point.

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THROBBING TALLY ROOM.

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My new Krautrock band: The Five Cranes.

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Histreepix The final generation amass to see the last electrical light die, before a life of endless flooding & darkness. 2034. pic.twitter.com/HdBscR3Gty

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LieSmeller Pundits: I agree with all the favourable predictions. It is too early to call on the unfavourable ones.

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abchobart Are we there yet? pic.twitter.com/2c1QNkjr9j

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Simeon_TW UTAS political scientist Richard Herr is calling it for the Liberals on the basis of 13-9-1 confirmed seats..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Yr

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jonkudelka Weather will always be milder under a majority Liberal government. twitter.com/bom_tas/status…

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abchobart Not yet. pic.twitter.com/DVSn5lYdDe

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SkyNewsAust .@David_Speers: The Liberals are confident they will pick up the 13 seats needed to secure majority government.

M..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…5C

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It’s kept in a velvet bag at night, and flushed out with salt water every morning by a special butler. twitter.com/northumbriana/…

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crk5 Antony Green geeking out about election statistics is making my ovaries ache, tbh

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@R_Chirgwin @twetdog It’s OK, @R_Chirgwin. You’ll allowed to have a sook for not finding it because I guess it was really, really difficult.

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flashman I’m gonna eat that white rhino when it carks

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@R_Chirgwin Scroll that top list all the way to the right.

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@R_Chirgwin Are you definitely using “ABC listen”?

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PeteLawler “There’s no talk of changing leaders” says Senator Abetz to @RichardMBaines with a straight face..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…7S

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FXMC1957 3 March 1938. Oil was discovered in Saudi Arabia. It proved to be the largest source of crude oil in the world. pic.twitter.com/lBEo8nWY2y

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jonkudelka I’m a huge fan of Eric’s work, as are all Tasmanians.

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botandy due to a wiring snafu, the elevator’s red emergency button turns off Africa’s gravity

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ethos03 political storm brewing twitter.com/bom_tas/status…

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formalbeer This is an outage twitter.com/DeletedWiki/st…

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@cefiar None. I was just agreeing with @aggerchez.

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Has Senator Eric Abetz thought about doing an audio book of “50 Shades of Grey”?

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@munin I had an accident with sloe gin on ice the other night. Very poor judgement.

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KetanJ0 Google has blurred the face of Ballina’s Big Prawn google.com.au/maps/place/Big…

(via this post reddit.com/r/australia/co…) pic.twitter.com/T3hvNIqv09

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Did she just call him Erica?

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crk5 omg, Antony Green’s body is quivering in anticipation! He loves a good old fashioned Tasmanian Election!

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I’m enjoying this quoll-based commentary. twitter.com/Tim_Beshara/st…

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Meanwhile, elsewhere in Australia… twitter.com/7NewsSydney/st…

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@TeamBloomart Just drinking might be easier, yes.

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EwaSR A MALEVOLENT ROBIN. I KNEW IT. pic.twitter.com/cSPAEDCVEq

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abchobart Bomb sweep of the Tally Room before the counting kicks off tonight.
pic.twitter.com/kempFENMtT

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@Bilbulbabe @VicFabians Better than that, but I’m not telling.

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I should have just enough time to read @AntonyGreenABC’s “2018 Tasmanian Election Preview”. abc.net.au/news/2018-02-0…

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@mavsmum Yep. The @abcnews channel and @ABCiview, plus on ABC1 in Tasmania.

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NetworkRailEUS Snow joke. Our engineers went to fix some jammed points on the line - and found it buried under half a fo..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…CO

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I am now equipped with everything I need to watch this evening. Which is to say, several kinds of alcohol.

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cliffski Silicon valley is the best TV show ever made. Evidence: pic.twitter.com/YS3DyUzerq

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Sat plan, updated: Laundry (done); shopping, Katoomba (shortly); watch @AntonyGreenABC do his party trick in Tasman..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…nz

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I would like to see, say, Mark Latham at the Story Tent. Maybe David Leyonhjelm. Or… Yes! Doug Camerontwitter.com/SenatorWong/st…7x

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patstokes [Führerbunker, 30 April 1945]

“All is lost. If only I had been born late enough to watch ‘Yes, Minister’ perhaps t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…7Q

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semil The crazy thing about the Bay Area right now is that, if you & a buddy can secure $500K in pre-seed funding, you ca..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Fe

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ellehardytweets get fucked get fucked get fucked get fucked nytimes.com/2018/02/28/wor… pic.twitter.com/OHYjKbWLUr

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Tim_Beshara *whispers* their Plan includes 200 policies that they won’t tell you about pic.twitter.com/HVjFHIFily

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LI_politico This is the most hilarious thing I’ve read this week. pic.twitter.com/sS30vv0Rlm

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danwlin Remember when only men could be trusted with the presidency because women were too emotional and unstable? pic.twitter.com/Tr7K6E8XJA

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DamienCWalker another outstanding pair of paragraphs from Judith Sloane today pic.twitter.com/2EvQVZyfeU

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MayneReport Hey @chriskkenny, have you checked whether today’s hit on Xenophon is in accord with this code of conduct for journ..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Gm

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@SnarkyPlatypus @GordyPls @jplonie I could tell. That’s why I decided to be actually helpful.

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METALTEARSOLID im at work crying at this video of a cat watching a horror movie pic.twitter.com/kfwd0G1HKY

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@jplonie @GordyPls @SnarkyPlatypus You could use four of them to prop up the dishwasher.

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If someone shows you a photograph that looks like me setting fire to @ClaireVM & @dobes’ wedding you can be sure it’s a fake.

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ClichedOut the first rule of micromanager club is…here, i’ll just show u

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@SnarkyPlatypus If you make a proper terrarium you can keep skinks in it.

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I think @ArmsControlWonk is wondering what @RichardEngel looks like in a swimsuit. Richard, meanwhile, sings about..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Eg

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Selyst Epic trolling @ONLYAVGEL via @LouisTomlinsan twitter.com/louistomiinsan…

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kenradio Predicting a recession by looking at pregnancy rates, study found that there was an “anticipatory drop in conceptio..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…9a

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bluewaterben now has a webcam! Right now it’s a beautiful day on the Derwent River, but who knows what’s in stor..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…sr

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Histreepix Michael Jackson pulls a clothes line from his anus. 1992. pic.twitter.com/PEuI6Pht1t

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Thanks, Pete. Obviously it doesn’t touch upon all the other election issues, but that whole pokies thing fascinated..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…83

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ClickHole How Many Of These Things Have You Yelled While Having Mind-Blowing Sex With R.L. Stine? clckhl.co/82eQpSi pic.twitter.com/7C1dVdKoKy

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Stonekettle I’ve always suspected this. twitter.com/thehill/status…

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Put it down, @mjrowland68. Who knows where that’s been or what’s been spilled on it. twitter.com/mjrowland68/st…

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@SnarkyPlatypus Indeed. And yet I found out so much with just a few hours of conversation. Curious, that.

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@RSAConference @MonicaLewinsky But @MonicaLewinsky is a good keynote choice, given her anti-bullying work.

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I’m surprised* that @RSAConference got this so wrong. I’m glad @MonicaLewinsky has called it out.

* Not really sur..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…U3

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Despite all their help, I suspect I still have it wrong in my head. But that’s the usual state of things in there,..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Tn

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Why are poker machines such a big issue in today’s Tasmania state election? Last night I tried to explain it to mys..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Yx

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Sat plan, redraft: Laziness (very much in progress); laundry (also in progress); edit a certain podcast; watch..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Gu

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Wait. I forgot something important.

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I suppose I should get out of bed. These stains won’t remove themselves.

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Sat plan, draft: Laziness (very much in progress); laundry; shopping, Katoomba; edit a certain podcast, I think. I..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…u8

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warrenleightTV Either all of these countries in the bottom corner of this graph have no video games, violent movies, or mental ill..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…dS

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@shiftkey “Shenanigans in Seattle” sounds… suboptimal.

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Yes, it’s almost as if* the clever** tech-bros think they’re inventing everything and don’t know that computational..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…6g

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BrettLoGiurato “Any good weekend plans?”

Me: pic.twitter.com/3VnKJ0jl0g

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Saturday. You are presented with a range of errors to make. Choose as many as you like. Saturday.

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I have no idea what’s going down right now, but I’m gone. Bye, kiddies like, surrounded, your current experience is..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…oF

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@moylecroft @SnarkyPlatypus @NicholasFryer @FnordNelson There’s a lot to unravel there, which will have to wait.

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@wibbly There’s a difference between approval and implementation.

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Oh dear kiddies, if you think this is bad then you haven’t been paying attention. Bless. twitter.com/BrendanNyhan/s…

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periqueblend Well this seems suboptimal. twitter.com/guardiannews/s…

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Goddammit look at the time.

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This is one of the most Adelaide things I have ever tweeted. @SnarkyPlatypus @NicholasFryer @FnordNelson. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@JonoH Goddammit ain’t it so. ;)

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@JonoH Man, being given one of Adelaide’s solid pubs as a gift and then fucking it up! Not even 21yo hot twin boys..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…7O

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@JonoH I lived around the corner of the General Havelock after those two hot (but straight) twins were given it for..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…rt

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@JonoH Mate. You forget (1) how old I am (2) how much I hate that place (3) and my sexuality. Bless. The Austral wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…3Z

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@franksting @JonoH It did, but it needs an edit, and I’m doing that across the weekend. Posted soon.

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@franksting @morebento No argument. Which is why this state election is a whole ‘nuther game.

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@JonoH Mate. I know you went to The Other School, and now you’re sucking the teats of the Arabs, but don’t tell me..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ru

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@franksting @morebento This is why the state election tomorrow (today?) is so interesting. Pokies and local rights are a key issue.

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@JonoH I was an Austral boy more than an Exeter boy, but these days the Exeter may be more of a thing.

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@franksting @morebento I think we’re kinda in the agreement, but Tasmania was its own colony on its own island. Sho..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Li

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Adelaide is a shithole, but… “The 9pm Hometown Forum” stilgherrian.com/hometown/ Please consider. pic.twitter.com/9fKfUFv2Ih

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@franksting I understand. I am not a fool. Sorry. I am a fool, but not an idiot.

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@franksting I just saw Alice In Chains there, so that’s where I am now.

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@franksting We’re on the same page here. But with the entire nation being based on a federation of colonies I don’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…41

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@franksting I was drinking Talisker earlier but I survived.

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@franksting You are most kind. I dunno whether you saw my thread earlier, but it’s really weird down there this time.

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@franksting Nah I’m back in the Mountains. I should have stayed in Tasmania through the elections. (Also, the goat sausages were excellent.)

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I have ice cubes and I have Tasmanian sloe gin so pretty much everything else in the universe is irrelevant.

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Histreepix And on the seventh day, God rested. Manchester, UK. pic.twitter.com/ZO4lbSvTYl

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@_midofo_ @JustJimWillDo FUCK OFF I KNOW THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A BUNKERING AND A CHANDLERING AND I ALSO KNOW WHAT..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ZD

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ICYMI, President @realDonaldTrump aka The Genius explains the global economy. twitter.com/RealPressSecBo…

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Australian politics, week 8 of 2018, explained. twitter.com/NewtonMark/sta…

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@elronxenu It’s seriously fascinating, yet so rarely understood.

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NickyWill100 For the love of God please stop sharing pictures of your Boarding Pass @iFLYflat news.com.au/travel/travel-…

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@JustJimWillDo @_midofo_ Look, RAAF and RAN are OK. We need not speak of the other people.

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@_midofo_ @JustJimWillDo Sorry, I withdraw my comments. I have misremembered which service you served with. I do no..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…AD

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@_midofo_ @JustJimWillDo Obviously. This does not need to be said.

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@_midofo_ @JustJimWillDo I am coming to the conclusion that serving in the Royal Australian Navy ruins your taste.

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@_midofo_ @JustJimWillDo OK, so modern quality Tasmanian gin is beyond you people. I can cope with that. [Messages Tasmanian supporters]

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@_midofo_ @JustJimWillDo Neither of you are pussers. This is not the issue.

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@PeteLawler Guard Marsupial issues to one side, this is an extraordinarily good sloe gin.

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@_midofo_ Dear @_midofo_ @JustJimWillDo can you two old navy boys sort out your gin grievances?

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@_midofo_ Correct. I’m having this gin with two ice cubes.

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@JustJimWillDo I do know. But yeah this is the right gin for the right price. And, annoyingly, I just found a place..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…MK

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@PeteLawler Why would I give gin to a a stuffed quoll.

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