Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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July 5th, 2018

Great brief summary of the UK’s Black Arrow launch vehicle program and the role of Woomera in Australia…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eQ

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Great brief summary of the UK’s Black Arrow program in the 1950s thru 1970s, launched from Woomera in Australia…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1w

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@ShaneBryan_IT Look it’s actually a thing, but not like that.

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An excellent documentary about the English Electric Lightning, UK’s first supersonic fighter, with proper emphasis..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kF

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@corduroy @bunjaree Obviously somewhat lower that night, presumably going to Katoomba rather than Bathurst.

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@corduroy They come through every night, pretty much. I admire the work of those pilots at night. The fly at 5000ft..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…15

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Recognising the sound overhead of the AgustaWestland 139. pic.twitter.com/aHIuEEBccO

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@aleeb88 So, you wasted a cup of coffee. You poor possum.

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MikeCarlton01 Can we all now shut up about this clown Leyonhjelm ? Jesus, I’m long over it. Aussie Alpha male ? FFS. He is a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9O

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@joannejacobs At some point I’ll post my Special Kangaroo Marinade recipe.

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@MikeCarlton01 @NuclearAnthro Also, @ApostrophePong took some photos at one of the last F-111 appearances at RAAF R..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…q7

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@MikeCarlton01 @NuclearAnthro One of my great teen pleasure was seeing four F-111s doing a low-level run against a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7o

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@MikeCarlton01 @NuclearAnthro I know. :) That short video glosses over WHY the RAAF went F-111 rather than TSR.2, b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZB

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@tacticalmaid @NuclearAnthro Yeah look, bitch, chill. The idea of TSR.2 being in service in the 1990s is laughable…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1c

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@_midofo_ Yeah, but apparently most of the official photo\s and films were destroyed. Or so says the video I linked..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TC

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Yeah OK moar wine.

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@JustJimWillDo @NuclearAnthro Also, loading up TSR.2 with JDAMs and sensors and crap entirely misses the point. Tho..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OQ

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@JustJimWillDo @NuclearAnthro True enough. And I kinda get the cult that’s built up around TSR.2. It was killed by..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o3

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@DavidFeng That’s fine. I’d like to think we can speak about other issues too.

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@NewtonMark Well he isn’t. He does parody, not satire.

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@DavidFeng WTF are you on about? Sorry, my attention has been elsewhere today.

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@NuclearAnthro Still, the RAAF got the F-111, and I do so miss them.

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Also, it was pretty astounding engineering. I mean, it could drag off an English Electric Lightning with only one a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ql

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Very @NuclearAnthro content, if he can cope with UK nukes instead of US ones. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Excellent brief intro to the BAC TRS.2, an aircraft much loved for its never-happened qualities…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mt

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“Australians are concerned about their online privacy but do little to protect it” by @BernardKeane, part of the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gU

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kenchengcomedy Finally I get it. Because the NHS is 70, the Tories must assume it came over on Windrush and that’s why they’ve cre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…C4

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LindsayPB this is called “dada” and it first emerged in the wake of the first world war out of the belief that a society whic..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5G

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The Beehive is the executive wing of the New Zealand Parliament buildings. twitter.com/WoolfSimon/sta…

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NewtonMark @CannieW54 There’s a link to an MSM article in my tweet, which references an MSM TV series with interviews from the protagonists, so yes.

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rhysam Your mission, if you choose to accept it: a cartoon on a napkin, take a photo and post. ✍🏼🙏 twitter.com/cathywilcox1/s…

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HistoryHit , in 1948, a British Labour government founded the largest single-payer healthcare system in the world: t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OP

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@voltagex Excellent. My pleasure. Though yes, the bottle looks like household bleach.

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@WScetrine I go more for a casserole with rabbit, but I should try that. There’s a butcher in Dulwich Hill that get..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ve

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@WScetrine For me the hunt-yourself thing was rabbits.

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@WScetrine Heh. And now I can get quality kangaroo steak like this one at a major supermarket.

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Right. This kangaroo won’t cook itself.

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JohnBirmingham BREAKING: Scammers clone myGov website, lure victims in with fake Medicare email. Victims impressed with site that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…x4

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@NuclearAnthro @R_Chirgwin Meh. Australia has been there for years. No rush.

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@NuclearAnthro @R_Chirgwin Actually doing a Cold War tour has been a wish-list thing for years.

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garthk “assisted” twitter.com/JeremyPoxon/st…

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@NuclearAnthro @R_Chirgwin All these things are getting me moist. I really do need to see more of the US before it..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ay

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@NuclearAnthro @R_Chirgwin No, I think SAC made the right decision, given the options. With my 20/20 armchair general hindsight.

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@michaelneale I have the same feeling about sysadmins who don’t know IP protocols. I’m way too old.

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@NuclearAnthro @R_Chirgwin I haven’t been further east than Vegas. I really need to fix that.

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@NuclearAnthro @R_Chirgwin Tasty. (Australian seafood is remarkably clean and tasty, one of the country’s under-appreciated wonders.)

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@NuclearAnthro @R_Chirgwin Oh I get it, and I experienced that transition in that Nike-Hercules battery near San Fr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…P6

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@R_Chirgwin @NuclearAnthro Yes, but I wouldn’t lick some of the toxic shit they make re-entry vehicles out of. Probably.

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NewtonMark It compiles! Ship it! pic.twitter.com/Kg2FDdoClu

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@R_Chirgwin @NuclearAnthro Possibly because it IS odd? But also wonderful.

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I’ll RT this because it’s always interesting to hear what the new head of a spook agency is thinking. Also, it’s in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qX

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HenrySherrell Judging by the flyers I used to receive in Kingston, a decent proportion of people who own detached houses in the i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1b

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WhoresofYore *

*its my game, and I don’t care. pic.twitter.com/n6S3QGctTk

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@MargMcCrohon @colleenhm Yes, but my curiosity is not about why this story is important, which it is, but why it ca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qS

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@michaelneale I’ve just realised that I’ve written quite a bit about DNS, probably because I actually once understo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…84

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@michaelneale There are SO many TLDs now and it is ludicrous. See also my “New top-level domains a money grab and a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sm

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snurbbotinfo The insanely ornate ceiling finally cracked. But hey, everyone’s corrupt.

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Yes. At least Bolt is coherent. twitter.com/danilic/status…

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upulie I’ve said this many times before and I will say it again: our detention centres, out of sight, out of mind, closed..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ir

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upulie With all its faults and crimes, there is still enough of a core of decency in America. Americans from across the po..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dl

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jonkudelka Look if this all ends in SHY pepper spraying Leyonhjelm on the floor of the senate then I’m ok with it.

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@jaredowens Heh. As far as the big picture goes, we are definitely in furious agreement. :)

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@jaredowens I think I might have to do a podcast on this stuff.

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@jaredowens I’ll admit to not have listened to the whole segment. I wasn’t meaning to have a go at you personally…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…l3

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I wrote this! The full @crikey_news Prying Eyes series, or at least the first of three tranches, is at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fF

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JohnBarronUSA Pet hate: the lazy journalistic cliche “battling”, as in battling dementia, cancer etc. Not every disease involves..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aS

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davpope We Rate Dogs™
(cartoon gallery goo.gl/oc0BNQ) pic.twitter.com/QhunwqcHiG

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Maybe the answer is reminding people that “journalism” covers reportage, investigations, current affairs, analysis,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…en

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jonkudelka Whenever you’re feeling down, you can just click the add gif button and search for “latham falling off a chair”. pic.twitter.com/jPX2ctQESR

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All that said, it sounds like there’s some good stuff coming out of this piece. I strongly recommend listening to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZA

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None of this is meant to denigrate the fine, sometimes outstanding, work done by the best, especially those journal..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rb

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It is my strongly held belief that journalism needs to validate its worth without resorting to some sort of grand i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IR

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To be fair, the same things can be said in relation to selling crack to children. “Just doing your job” is not real..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bL

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“The Secret History Of Australian Whiteness” (19 Nov 2015) gizmodo.com.au/2015/11/the-se…

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“In 1944 Eisenhower gave Group Captain James Stagg a near-impossible task: Predict the weather for D-Day.”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sk

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@John_Hanna I thought it might be, what with the Nauru meeting being in the news this week. Cheers.

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@ozjimbob But then that’s the thing with a brawl. Don’t get involved, it’ll burn itself out. Or the police arrive…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fr

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@ozjimbob That and and the strippers drifting through, immune from the violence, assisting the casualties.

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I’m not sure why this 2013 story is being retweeted today, but it’s worth reminding ourselves that Australia’s poli..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…w3

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Go on, you KNOW you want to watch it. twitter.com/emlybkr/status…

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cluedont Internet: Ever wondered how scaffold poles are made?

Me: Fuck no. But that doesn’t mean I won’t watch an 8-minute video on it at 3am.

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Another thread on Australian government computering excellence*. twitter.com/jpwarren/statu…

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_cingraham My brother listens to podcasts pic.twitter.com/m42RYh9Ksi

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@oberonsghost @juhasaarinen @dobes Wouldn’t it just. I’ll have to gear my fundraising towards things like that.

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Listening to the ABC Conversations episode “Young Hitler” pca.st/O7KV

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glengyron These people lie straight to our faces. Maybe you think coal is good because it’s cheap. But good for the environme..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bQ

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@nickschadegg @chrisbrereton @kim I’m guessing I’m blocked by more than that, but I don’t go looking. A hazard of being in the media, etc.

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Thu plan, remainder: Clear all the browser tabs, tweeting some of them; kangaroo steak (currently marinating); read..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CT

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kim 🎲 Yahtzee!!! pic.twitter.com/iiO3HNsyCG

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hackerfantastic Fantastic’s Law: over a long enough time line any device will eventually boot Linux and play Doom… 🤓 pic.twitter.com/FEXcfx3pEO

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@dobes @munin @MichaelPDeacon @MatthewBevan This one is awesome. Pro Publica + WNYC investigation into the money tr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d8

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@munin @MichaelPDeacon Here we go. “Bonus: Trump, Inc, Live - From ‘The Art of the Deal’ to the Dossier”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QS

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@munin @MichaelPDeacon I heard an interview with said ghostwriter recently. Interesting chap, with interesting thin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9p

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Anyone who’s worked in a newsroom knows the truth of this. twitter.com/DavidFeng/stat…

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MichaelPDeacon The quintessential Twitter exchange: an anonymous Trump fan account telling the ghostwriter of Trump’s The Art of t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…63

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“Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom’s bid to stop his extradition to the United States has failed in New Zealand’s se..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RU

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ButtCoin was this confirmed via e-meter twitter.com/coindesk/statu…

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VoxPopple Happy “people in America think their country gained independence in the year 0000” day. pic.twitter.com/NYkYF5Cgwq

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BBCLookNorth There’s a crow with a Yorkshire accent at Knaresborough Castle and it’s the best thing you’ll hear today. pic.twitter.com/7iH8rACtxO

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JustJimWillDo I love it when people tell you a foreign word can’t be translated into English and then immediately tell you what i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4U

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ButtCoin ask any kid what their favorite game is missing and they will 100% say “being nickel and dimed with endless microtr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Eo

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@RealNickHodge It is a powder of wonder. And then it goes boom.

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@arizclint @thelaughingsub I’m pretty sure he means that Huawei just provides tech support, but doesn’t do the remo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vz

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@arizclint @thelaughingsub Yeah, I’m going to read it again, I think, but more slowly.

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@RealNickHodge Settle. Je suis being ironic. Also, did it mention anything about cooking your incendiary mixture ov..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cl

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torii_somerss bf took me to get undies n he wanted to embarrass me so he said real loud: “i can’t wait to rip these off with my t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…k0

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“Huawei Australia CEO: We don’t collect any data that could be sent to China” by @thelaughingsub zdnet.com/article/huawei…

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@RealNickHodge So @RealNickHodge why do you think I would want to know how to make smoke grenades? (Also, buying po..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NH

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Do you have a rainwater tank? @healthgovau has an amazingly comprehensive “Guidance on use of rainwater tanks” to k..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…C2

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dobes IT’S DEFO TIME!! twitter.com/Rob_Stott/stat…

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@dj2mn A billion dollars buys a lot of popcorn.

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@bendechrai They’re all real. There can be multiple real things. I also think the badness of the idea of data being..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pP

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Addison_Crow Wondered why the car blowers didn’t seem very effective then realised half of them were set to ‘email’ instead of ‘..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eY

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rgmerk Hey federal government, how about mastering writing a sane login page and doing basic capacity planning first? twitter.com/rht_ebooks/sta…

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@P1ayerOne The latter is definitely* the way to go.

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@P1ayerOne What you say is true. What a dilemma!

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@shermozle I can’t begin to imagine how horrible it is.

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The first five words cover most things. twitter.com/whiteswine/sta…

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The Australian government, which can’t even get websites to stay up under predictable loads, reckons blockchain wil..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…l1

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@James_Jeffrey If you rotate that clockwise 90° it looks like the United States.

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@iiTalW Compared with what, though?

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@akent Lead can fuck you up. No idea how you get that shit out. (I’ve seen asbestos removal close up, so I’ve seen how that works.)

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What sort of arsehat would ask The Whirl Pool for advice on… well… anything?

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The ONLY way to deal with asbestos: Contact a professional asbestos removal firm. They will wrap the building in pl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1O

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IMPORTANT: RT [PROTECTED]: Do not take any, and I do mean any, of the advice in this thread, unless you want to die..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o7

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best_in_dumbest We can be the “Pagan”
in “Propaganda” pic.twitter.com/79OIwhI6Gf

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“Australian government and big blue mint $1 billion advanced technologies deal” themandarin.com.au/95308-australi… pic.twitter.com/UlRwG0pdXR

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CyberGovAU SCAM ALERT: Watch out for fake Medicare emails asking you to update your bank details. Read more:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tu

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Thu plan, update: Restore MacBook Pro from backup (done); deal with comms backlog (still in progress, but deleting..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7c

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edwardmccabe Me: what is your risk appetite?
COO: Zero
CFO: $8.2M
Legal Counsel: we’re always risk adverse.
CIO: low
IT Director..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oR

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I assume it’s because they’re using the exocarp, or “skin”, of hollowed-out avocados. Instead of boats. twitter.com/johnb78/status…

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johnb78 🤔 pic.twitter.com/NLtNMBsdPt

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tfswebb i like the gag because i’ve long felt that for most people, “doing politics” is essentially LARPing

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@dobes @jonoabroad @jpwarren @dannolan Combat systems written in Ada hurrah!

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@jonoabroad @jpwarren @dobes @dannolan My understanding is that Certain Defence Projects were mandated to be in Ada..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…44

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@jonoabroad @jpwarren @dobes @dannolan Not long after I did my stuff, Uni of Adelaide switched from teaching in Pas..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ti

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DavidFeng We thought for a moment only our Foreign Ministry in Beijing was delusional. Hell no. twitter.com/ddale8/status/…

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@dobes @jonoabroad @dannolan True. I was astounded at how long it took to do even simple things. Meh.

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@jonoabroad @dannolan @dobes My only exposure to Java was when I was tutoring a mate who had to do it as part of a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…te

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@jonoabroad @dobes @dannolan That must’ve been fun. But yeah, SO much scientific research software still runs in Fo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9m

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@jonoabroad @dobes @dannolan Yeah, leave the FORTRAN alone. There’s probably some really complex maths in there tha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HQ

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@dobes @jonoabroad @dannolan Hmmm. Maybe extend COBOL into OO-COBOL or COBOL++ or something first. This would of co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gr

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@dobes @jonoabroad @dannolan Actually, the efficient way would be to make a COBOL to PHP translator first. That’s b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EM

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@jonoabroad @dobes @dannolan Part of me wants to build a website in FORTRAN, because why not.

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@jonoabroad @dobes @dannolan Heh. I learned Perl while “managing” the work of a couple of sharp programmers on a Fa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TQ

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Amazing episode of @thehistoryguy’s @HistoryHit about the driver of Eisenhower’s secret British train in WW2…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dF

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@dobes @dannolan Smirk. There’s a lot of shit that’s still a single giant Perl app. I do like that characterisation..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pe

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@MikePBurgess, Director-General ASD [Australian Signals Directorate], speech to @ASPI_org @ASPI_ICPC Artificial In..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hf

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@dmeeze Oh, I wish I had the resources.

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@aqualung @CARROT_app Of course. All the things are turned on.

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Listening to today’s The Signal, “Has Australia ruined Nauru?” pca.st/OqJk

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AGFchairman When you live on the political fringe you die on the political fringe. And all this trouble for a show nobody watch..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sk

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“The bees have been installed on @Space_Station!” What could possible go wrong? It also looks like the inside of HA..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XV

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ICYMI earlier in the week, we did a thing. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@aqualung @CARROT_app Yes, picking that song shows your limits. :) His voice has matured and he’s been given some g..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tO

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@jpwarren Someone who’s a more diligent journalist than me — which would be nearly all of them — would sent themseltwitter.com/i/web/status/1…T7d8

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joshgnosis What could possibly go wrong? pic.twitter.com/j2LB0BEloJ

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Good: The ease of restoring from a Time Machine backup. Thanks, Apple.
Bad: The time it takes to re-sync everything..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oK

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Thu plan, outline draft: Restore MacBook Pro from backup (in progress); deal with comms backlog; remainder TBA, dep..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vZ

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A magnificent winter day in the Blue Mountains, thanks @CARROT_app, and one of the deep questions of life. But Bieb..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uF

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moir_alan 3 days left.. for a free signed print via moir.com.au pic.twitter.com/BBZ5cMvREz

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@charliedrummond In way that’s kind of what it is. I free associate off whatever catches my eye, usually going down a few layers.

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Thursday. Thirteen of them in a circle, and eight of them inside that. Thursday.

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