Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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May 27th, 2018

@DrRhysPockett @johnb78 Mind you, I have one chopped into my breakfast scrambled eggs.

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@DrRhysPockett @johnb78 That’s probably them then. Square black tray of maybe 30+ chillis. A week’s worth if that.

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@DrRhysPockett @johnb78 There should also be some in the fridge that I got. You may have too many now.

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james_r_mcgrath I’m not joking. pic.twitter.com/RyCYqJMmoY

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james_r_mcgrath Watching James Bond movies is part of the action plan. twitter.com/AuConservative…

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HeerJeet I like how the narrative occasionally shifts from dystopian political thriller to Victorian Gothic. Very post-moder..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LG

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@damiengwalter But it’s such a happy, heartwarming tale of romance!

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relevantorgans We’ve updated our privacy policy. Have a great weekend. pic.twitter.com/AZmA7pPpQo

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best_in_dumbest We can’t extract the
“Sign” from “Signal” pic.twitter.com/q7QyhSM2Vu

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nils_gilman Anyone interested in contemporary politics could probably benefit from this brief refresher on the elements of “gas..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kp

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The weekend’s best clarification. twitter.com/thesundaysport…

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dreadpiratemick Say it to my face, you cowards. twitter.com/StrangeAnimaIs…

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MichaelSmyth_ Jacqui Lambie’s wielding a pink dildo on national television. pic.twitter.com/oFsuR4zDr0

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SquigglyRick if I have anything to do with it, Tuesday pic.twitter.com/E1PPtsE0qd

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“Elon Musk Is No Donald Trump.” Attn: @upulie. buzzfeed.com/bensmith/elon-…

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Strong sexual references and animated violence.

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glengyron I give Musk about a week before he’s found wanking naked in traffic in the middle of a Meth binge.

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@RealNickHodge @R_Chirgwin Impressive. But our friend is buying the gas turbine off the shelf.

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@Nicholas_James @_midofo_ @R_Chirgwin @GordyPls You can drop me from this thread. I never picked up the habit.

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@_midofo_ @R_Chirgwin @GordyPls Yep, this guy told us about the savings. Impressive.

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@je_au @R_Chirgwin No, it’s all good. He’s already designed the planetary gears for the reduction transmission.

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Shit. @R_Chirgwin, I forgot to put the Internet of Trees back together. But it’s mostly working.

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@davidgerard @R_Chirgwin It could have ended up there so very easily…

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Do you like quality Australian hip hop? Of course you do! Then listen to this, and pass it on. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@JamarzOnMarz My pleasure, mate. It’s been a long time since I was playing related music on the radio (though mostl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…J3

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Marinating strips of chicken fillet in Mae Ploy red curry paste and fresh lime juice.

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JamarzOnMarz Smh this is high fashion shut up 🙄 twitter.com/mallymack_/sta…

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@NewtonMark @R_Chirgwin This is sort of taking the long way around, isn’t it?

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@NewtonMark A is also an engineer out at Thales Lithgow where he does… something… so I figure he knows what he’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…P9

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@Gwyntaglaw @R_Chirgwin One can never have enough hydrofoils.

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@michaelneale @R_Chirgwin I’m kinda assuming the gas turbine, reduction gears, and generator are above the waterlin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sP

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GrogsGamut I missed this from the AFR on Friday.

This headline is flat out bullshit

How skewed does your view of reality ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ii

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@R_Chirgwin @michaelneale Does it strike either of you guys that 14kW is rather a lot of power to put through a tiny watercraft?

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@R_Chirgwin @michaelneale I think maybe it’ll be like this almost-silent eFoil, but somewhat less silent. youtube.com/watch?v=aIxgIV…

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x_zombies @Maria_Giesela Beastiality and Stockholm syndrome under the guise of a “don’t judge a book by its cover” narrative pic.twitter.com/jpvs3oEO0O

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sannewman What if you sighed really hard and all the stars went out?

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@DanielOCnr @R_Chirgwin I’m not saying it’s ABnormal, but there should be more of it.

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howling_sven @Maria_Giesela Furries re-create legendary English folklore pic.twitter.com/cAG3Tqsv7J

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New blog post: “Weekly Wrap 417: Parasites and peripatetic plans” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/41… Actually covers 14–27 Maypic.twitter.com/b57mHPRpLhLh

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@R_Chirgwin @twiddlekins And by “distant” we mean about 15, maybe 20 metres from where I’m currently sitting.

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davidgerard bitcoiners: “utility crews responding to unusual spikes in power usage have found racks of remotely controlled serv..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gI

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@Oldmainbrewery @doctormcdougall It’s a lovely little pleasure, isn’t it. And to think, someone invented that.

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@doctormcdougall Hurrah! I’ve never mastered the trick myself. I should have another go some time.

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@doctormcdougall If you cut the correct bit, it undoes with one pull like a zipper, or the top of a box of crackers. Voop!

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@zerogeewhiz @R_Chirgwin @theredlineau I’ll keep you informed of progress. I’ll know when it’s happening because th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gD

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@R_Chirgwin There’s no way any of this could go wrong.

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@R_Chirgwin To summarise, then, he’s making a gas turbine powered hydrofoil of some sort. He’ll be showing us the d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ot

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@R_Chirgwin From his description, it’ll be something like this. But with, you know, a gas turbine. pic.twitter.com/TY2UdvfA9L

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@R_Chirgwin He’s got himself the gas turbine, a generator, and an electric motor the size of a fist that pushes out..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…98

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So @R_Chirgwin and I were just chatting to A, the neighbour, who is an engineer. He’s switched to vaping rather tha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uk

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@joannejacobs I see what you mean. I was just copy-pasting the web page, so meh.

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@ajdlinux @jodiem @SnarkyPlatypus Most of the financial requirements are to pay for the aircon power. ;)

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AyoCaesar White dude from Sydney: Not being rude, but you don’t look like you’re *from* England…

Me: Not being rude, but y..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aB

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Listening to the most recent @CitationsPod on “The Media’s Bogus Generation Obsession” pca.st/4X4h..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZF

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@ajdlinux @jodiem @SnarkyPlatypus I don’t doubt it. I know Singapore has one. I just happened to stumble across the Thai version today.

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paulcalvano @USATODAY launched a lightweight version of their site for the EU to comply with . The US site is 5.5MB and co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yq

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@jodiem @SnarkyPlatypus Here’s all the Thai visa rules as written for Australians. thaiconsulatesydney.org/en/visas

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The latest @HistoryHit podcast is a long chat with @timminchin titled “Australia Day & learning history” but it cov..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lF

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@joannejacobs Because it comes in 1 and 5 year sizes? More seriously, an immigrant visa is usually one that is inte..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ho

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Heh. Thailand has a visa category “Non-Immigrant Visa: retirement long stay (Australian passport holders only, 50 y..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fu

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duckbytheoboe I think this is a warning. pic.twitter.com/c1Dckgnfti

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@Sam_Hickey @SnarkyPlatypus @reselsnark Screwdrivers are particularly important, yes.

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@upulie @SnarkyPlatypus @Iridescent Close, though. And it’s rather pretty.

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@Manic_Henry @R_Chirgwin @bunjaree Yep, that looks more like it. I didn’t get a close look because the kookaburra w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EY

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patio11 Being a parent sort of ruins the fantasy novel “enter through the sewers” cliche because walking through a flowing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…au

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Hey @R_Chirgwin do we have these at @bunjaree? I’m thinking this is what I saw a kookaburra pounce on that time. twitter.com/Manic_Henry/st…

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Catching up on @MattBevin’s excellent podcast, “Russia, If You’re Listening” abc.net.au/radio/programs…

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best_in_dumbest You can put the “Owl”
in “Knowledgeable” pic.twitter.com/NJXfok4TO9

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Congratulations, @Westpac, for finally getting rid of the website’s terrible, terrible on-screen keyboard, replacin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HR

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@SnarkyPlatypus Yeah, well, some people should not be allowed to touch the toolbox. Other People should never be al..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kx

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@SnarkyPlatypus Every adult man should have a basic toolbox, and that’s a basic item. Every adult woman too.

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@SnarkyPlatypus For fabric work (cloth tape) or hardware work (metal tape)?

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MichaelRoddan Public Service Announcement: Blocking everyone who doesn’t read my yarn in The Weekend Australian 🤠🚓 twitter.com/MichaelRoddan/…

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@SnarkyPlatypus They do quite a decent breakfast buffet, however.

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BeschlossDC After impeachment, Andrew Johnson escaped Senate conviction by one vote, 150 years ago today: pic.twitter.com/nduLMXnFDL

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@SnarkyPlatypus Has anyone been stabbed there this weekend?

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“Spoon Measurements & Conversions” cookingconversions.org/spoonmeasureme… Remember, cooks, the spoons are not what they seem.

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@SnarkyPlatypus You know where to go. It’s an easy hunt.

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@ApostrophePong @SnarkyPlatypus @juhasaarinen That’s the one, thank you! I can translate from American/Canadian OK,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…t8

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@jeffsonstein @ApostrophePong @SnarkyPlatypus Im guessing the bits near DC are standard American residential suburb..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Re

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NuclearAnthro The United States brought a literal Nazi (who had done human experimentation) to the United States after World War..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jy

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@ApostrophePong @SnarkyPlatypus That’s cute. DMV, the Dept of Motor Vehicles in each state, is a hated agency across America.

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GonzoHacker Trump has been using ICE to round up children to feed Peter Thiel’s blood farms

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@ApostrophePong @SnarkyPlatypus But I understand that MD and VA are not the same.

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@ApostrophePong @SnarkyPlatypus Parramatta has changed, and is changing. Some great Italian restaurants there, and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…np

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ajmaus If only there was a good oven with a gun twitter.com/xeni/status/10…

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@ApostrophePong @SnarkyPlatypus I haven’t tried to understand the differences between the core of DC itself and the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EU

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Interesting backgrounder on the gayness of Frederick the Great. warisboring.com/history-s-grea…

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infinityonhi I think now it’s safe to share that I stuck a sanitary pad with Repeal written on it in eyeliner on a car in greyst..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2U

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@juhasaarinen @SnarkyPlatypus So now you’re going all dialect on us. About a nation that’s barely bigger than a football field.

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@ApostrophePong @SnarkyPlatypus Wrong coast of The America, I guess. What a shame.

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@juhasaarinen @SnarkyPlatypus Yeah look Google Translate says that means “free travel” so I’m not convinced.

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@ApostrophePong @SnarkyPlatypus I always liked the confusion in BKK, when you’d order the big breakfast and I’d ord..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ID

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Sun plan: Fried rice (done); laundry; reading, probably; sketch out the week ahead, which will be very busy; Weekly..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…53

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@SnarkyPlatypus As we’ve discussed before, fried rice or rice soup have been favourite breakfasts for more than a d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d0

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@SnarkyPlatypus Hmmm. You can’t see any of the chilli in that photo. But rest assured, there’s plenty of birdseye chilli chopped into that.

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Starting the day with fried rice is always good, as @SnarkyPlatypus will attest. pic.twitter.com/A2GatEBf6Y

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Let’s give this a go, shall we?

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upulie Musk propagating his personal aversion to nanoscience as fact while trying to built a site to verify journalists is pure 2018

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Glinner Check out this dipshit twitter.com/JimWarrenENG/s…

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@shermozle @deanog Oh I’m familiar with the Sunday Sport. :) It has a certain appeal.

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This is clearly the health system we want. twitter.com/FrankPasquale/…

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@shermozle @deanog I don’t think “truth” matters here.

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OK, @CARROT_app, I am on your side yet again today. I’ll try to start my day soon. pic.twitter.com/fgEKNe4Ady

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@expectproblems Don’t get any of the water on you. It burns.

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deanog Is the avocado craze over? pic.twitter.com/sd05Uhe4mP

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I don’t want it to be ten o’clock already.

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Oh. It’s ten o’clock already.

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stilgherrian Also ICYMI earlier..twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…It

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stilgherrian ICYMI earlier..twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…XH

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PulpLibrarian A 12 foot pouncing moth? This is going to take more than a mild barbiturate! Pass me the bazooka…

Mebaral adver..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bg

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PulpLibrarian Some say that is about inventing problems that don’t exist then solving them for money… pic.twitter.com/GGWV0LBMV5

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“Retired English teacher corrects letter from Trump and sends it back to White House” [I was hoping this would be T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hk

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thehill Stormy Daniels lawyer calls on media to investigate Giuliani’s finances hill.cm/glM5ebK pic.twitter.com/j1IBrapHx3

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What an image to wake up to! Thanks, Harry. twitter.com/Harryslaststan…

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Sunday. Console yourself. Sunday.

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