Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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March 18th, 2018

Simon_Cullen And this is how Facebook has responded to the story:

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matthew_d_green I can’t help but feel that Facebook’s major gripe with CA is that they didn’t pay enough to access the data they got.

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Wait, has anyone ever seen Steve Bannon and Mark Hamill in the same room? pic.twitter.com/GkgZPi3eF5

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@curious_scribe Getting nearly 7 minutes on TV is a good result, and the heifers are certainly photogenic. I hope t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…S5

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NewtonMark Does SecondLife (I can’t believe it’s still a thing) have block-chain based currency? You’d kinda expect that it would, given… everything.

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ButtCoin That seems like the opposite of a problem twitter.com/brucefenton/st…

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ButtCoin fool me 16 times, and I’ll just have to buy in on 17 to average out my losses

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These are interesting numbers indeed. Ping @SnarkyPlatypus. twitter.com/AntonyGreenABC…

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@curious_scribe A worthy aim, but I’m not sure how the cows help. Am I missing a linkage between the images and the..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…qZ

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Great photos, but why would you even do this? twitter.com/curious_scribe…

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Bluecookie - What do we want ?
- A chronological instagram feed !
- When do we want it ?
- 2 hours ago !
- 18 hours ago !
- Sp..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…nf

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@semibogan OK, I’ve done that too. But this time could be different!

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SofieHagen I can’t believe how worried I was about quicksand when I was a child compared to how little it has been an issue in my adult life.

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NewtonMark RT <locked>: It’s now got a license that’s sort of CC-BY but in a totally undocumented JSON format that they made u..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gM

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NewtonMark RT <locked>: Reminder that the Victorian Govt *still*, 9 years after Black Saturday when their websites constantly..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…0E

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@2FBS @NewtonMark @franksting @NicholasFryer Are they as bad as people called Bevan though?

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@NicholasFryer @NewtonMark @franksting @2FBS Yeah don’t stretch it any further, it’ll break.

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EliotHiggins Your reminder that the Russian embassy to the UK’s main reaction to the nerve agent attack on British soil, which t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…R2

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@SnarkyPlatypus It’s a function of getting old and having seen this sort of bullshit before. Wisdom is just familiarity.

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Yeah this is very, very good. Bigly worth listening to. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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I’m hoping this was a deliberate troll, because that would be wonderful. twitter.com/AntonyGreenABC…

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@SnarkyPlatypus I’m assuming that the s44 resignations have triggered a power play, and The Greens’ internal cognit..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…My

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@Sisonkemsimang @GregLBean Well the sad fact is that you’ll have plenty of bad stuff to write about. Let us indeed..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ir

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@SnarkyPlatypus @PatsKarvelas I should probably watch that from time to time, because @PatsKarvelas presumably keep..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…6O

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Bakfoo22 This is my favorite thing to happen this week pic.twitter.com/6w8QJx3OIM

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@GregLBean @Sisonkemsimang Ain’t it just. But thanks, @Sisonkemsimang, for such a sharply-written piece that I can point to when I need to.

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@SnarkyPlatypus As you watching of listening to something in particular, or is this just a general observation.

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Listening to the latest @Reuters @War_College podcast “Surprise! It’s President Putin All Over Again” with..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…8D

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GiovanniTorre @oz_f There are only two forms of racism in Australia:
1. Identifying racism (e.g. saying blackface is bad)
2. Criticising Israel

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“Old networks defending college abuse culture” by @ninafunnell at @SatPaper thesaturdaypaper.com.au/opinion/topic/…

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@Sisonkemsimang “There remains a strong perception in South Africa that Australia serves as a safe haven for white..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…O3

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“Australia’s Trump thinks South Africa’s white farmers need saving” writes @Sisonkemsimang washingtonpost.com/news/global-op…..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…M6

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@Nawiehekatl @Liquorland Hope you enjoy it. It’s the peppery kind of Tempranillo I like.

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Jeff_Sparrow So @Dave_Brophy just reminded me on the other Sunrise backdrop: the shelf of Trotskyist books. Seriously. Check out..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…JE

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RABBIT UPDATE: Re this week’s rabbit incident. @cityofsydney’s security operations manager tells me he’s launched a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ow

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New blog post: “Weekly Wrap 407: New projects abound, plus a rabbit” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/40… Covers 5 to 18 March. pic.twitter.com/TMJMZj8SBS

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bbcweather There’s been so much snow overnight that we’re now measuring snow depth in squirrels. Looks like one squirrel’s wor..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ww

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@WarWraith Oh that sucks. Good luck with the week ahead.

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@WarWraith Sigh. Hang in there. It’s just shit in your head. You know they can’t hurt you.

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johnthelutheran The snow is falling from clouds, many of which – “coincidentally” – are located within only a few miles of Portontwitter.com/i/web/status/9…B8gm4I

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@WarWraith Hurrah! Aren’t they so… much… fun. :(

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I grabbed another bottle of this more than acceptable Tempranillo the other today. It’s from “South Eastern Austral..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…07

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I’m guessing SA Best members would not like to read such a thing. [Retweeted because @benraue is incompetent.] twitter.com/benraue/status…

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On of my favourite of such videos shows a heavy jet flying almost into a ridge, pulling up at the last minute to cl..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…DV

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This one from Silverado Canyon in 2014 is amazing for both (1) the flying, and (2) the quasi-orgasmic comments abou..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Tn

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These VLAT pilots do some impressive work. twitter.com/NSWRFS/status/…

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lucyfishwife How to be a joyless git in a French restaurant c1930 pic.twitter.com/ELQB0K0X2H

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Sun plan, recap: I didn’t finish everything I wanted to do today, but I finished everything I absolutely needed to…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…QL

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@BevanShields @JoshButler Bevan, petal, no one is attacking the couple because they’re “envious”. Do try not to sou..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…cc

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I don’t have anything more to add tonight. I’ll know the venue and the panel by mid-week. I have a couple other thi..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…57

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REMINDER: This allegedly entertaining podcast is in Adelaide next Saturday afternoon. Book your free audience spot..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…80

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whereisdaz YOU FOUND OUT WRONG twitter.com/tessward/statu…

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dronkus23 i… pic.twitter.com/u7Ba6Uu96G

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whiteswine New Blue South Australian gubmnt unveils replacement dream car for GM-H site: youtu.be/C3p55J-VA5k via @YouTube

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@SuzyRamone And you were bubbling with excitement for days too, right?

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@nitecoder I couldn’t say. I think it’s more that @TrainLinkWest and friends have started giving more specific info..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…LM

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@NewtonMark It that what they mean when you ditch a plane?

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NewtonMark NOM NOM NOM pic.twitter.com/goLlN7AQlG

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Should I mention that this coming Thursday night I’m staying at the Largs Pier Hotel?

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Wow, Suzy. Hush. At the Renmark Institute. That is so many kinds of awesome. twitter.com/SuzyRamone/sta…

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alreadytaken74 Could quite happily watch a 2-hour supercut of estate agents from Homes Under The Hammer wandering around looking h..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…dK

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Another example of @Luke_FoleyNSW’s attention to detail. That said, the stadium stuff is bullshit of the highest or..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ux

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It’s sad how frequently this happens. twitter.com/TrainLinkWest/…

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Busker in Katoomba station underpass playing his violin with all the grace and subtlety of a circular saw through an over-ripe pumpkin.

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dreadpiratemick You’re damn right it is. twitter.com/TrendsCanberra…

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RadioFreeTom The thing everyone under 30 needs to understand is that the first time they understand something is not the first t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…78

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K-town. Working.

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Being a Nazi is all fun and games until someone gets punched in the face. twitter.com/BoingBoing/sta…

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@jkerrison @TStew777 It’s very low down for a bidet. But I think we’ve probably invested too much time in this already. :)

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thehill White House staffer left email address, passwords on official stationery at bus stop: report hill.cm/C0EnupL pic.twitter.com/GPzzY2DYSM

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Pinboard This year I’ve learned that people will only eat a structuralist critique of surveillance capitalism if you slather it in Russian dressing.

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@jkerrison @TStew777 Now I’m curious about how well-known or not well-known these objects are.

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@jkerrison @TStew777 Is it? In any event, I don’t know that I’d like a key part of my religious observances being c..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…02

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@TStew777 @jkerrison I think you’ll find its for Muslims wanting to wash their feet before prayers.

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Lisa_Wilkinson So apparently this BS “moisturiser” is called Final Skin (pretty grim name in itself) but the dumb-ass quote suppos..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…QK

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macadamia_man You get back what you give x100… twitter.com/buzzfeednews/s…

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carolecadwalla So. One day ahead of publication, Squire Patton & Boggs, lawyers for Cambridge Analytica, drop @guardian a line…. pic.twitter.com/ibSWo6Tvyq

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@oberonsghost @JuliaF124 It’s not mind either. Can’t remember where I got it from.

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Sun plan, sort of confirmed: Slow start (still in progress, alas); vital pre-travel shopping (Katoomba); write for..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…E3

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michaelkoziol So let me get this straight: the NSW government is letting communities write their own “character statements” that..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…vb

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ImMichaelBrown Ricky Gervais says things other comedians are too funny to say.

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@nancycato1 A mix-up in both time and space. But ewe should be able to figure it out.

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vicemergency Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS for people in Central, East Gippsland, South West, West and South Gippsla..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…lb

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@nancycato1 I don’t know how people can even tell us apart!

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JoshBBornstein News Limited editor goes to the coal face to research another article about ABC bias pic.twitter.com/HKBcSOlqYg

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@nancycato1 Yes, I’ve missed your moral turpitude, Party Girl!

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Kids, if you can’t tell the difference between “persuade” and “coerce” then butt out of the discussion. You’re not helping.

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GhrondoRhondo Breathable pic.twitter.com/AsRWwdSvDC

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I know a bajillion people have been referring to these tweets from Mr Brennan, but they really are a bit of a thing..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Wm

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ABCemergency “If you’ve got no good reason to be down in western Victoria, stay away.”

🔥❗A wind change is now altering the dire..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…sU

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Bacon strips and capsicum; add sugar snap peas and chillis; add Hokkien noodles and a splash of soy sauce. pic.twitter.com/zMAgDXO8mZ

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CraigOxbrow Indiana Jones doesn’t. twitter.com/NuclearAnthro/…

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supersat The hardest problem in computer science: connecting a laptop to a projector twitter.com/lkalneus/statu…

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BAKKOOONN libertarian gets his car broken into once: twitter.com/jason/status/9…

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Stonekettle We are now quite literally paying her more to fuck Trump than Trump paid her to fuck Trump. twitter.com/TheLastWord/st…

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nils_gilman When one thinks of the relative propaganda impact of Cambridge Analytica and all the Russian trolls and bots in the..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…0K

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Sun plan, draft: Slow start (in progress); certain writing and editorial tasks (in the library?); a little pre-trav..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…15

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Sun plan, framing information: @CARROT_app is forecasting a hot day, but not as hot as I’d feared. pic.twitter.com/eLp3YmozPS

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Opens news site. Spends 6 seconds scanning headlines. Do any of them require action by me today? No. Closes news si..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Jc

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burgotastic Weird that an account with 1.7 million followers has never been on Twitter twitter.com/fact/status/97…

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SwiftOnSecurity “My friend took a survey about dogs on Facebook and now Trump is President” pic.twitter.com/2xeYW8xT9F

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@davekempe The Trump election campaign is like the last 10% of the chain of events here. I think we should widen th..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ac

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Digging down into the tendrils here will highlight some of this unhinging. twitter.com/MikeIsaac/stat…

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Ah. I see that the Facebook / Kogan* / Cambridge Analytica story has hit the main street news, and unhinging is in..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…17

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kcoleman OH (from an awesome Lyft driver): “Today has been great. I’ve been blessed by the algorithm.”

Immediately had an e..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…GJ

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Sunday. It will remarkable in so many ways, and not just because of the fins. Sunday.

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