Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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July 19th, 2018

cameron_kasky Wait, hold on, this is getting lost in the fire:

The NRA was LITERALLY colluding with a Russian spy and within 24..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yv

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ryangrim Young woman at town hall to GOP candidate: Does the $200k you’ve taken from fossil fuel interests explain why you c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YA

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@michaelneale @CARROT_app The BoM station is at Mt Boyce and they adjust to Katoomba. The other model interpolates..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bU

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@michaelneale They’re using two different interpolation models for the forecasts. I assume Apple uses the same one..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DN

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TIME TIME’s new cover: Trump wanted a summit with Putin. He got way more than he bargained for ti.me/2zRJayx pic.twitter.com/qq6iOjlis1

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DesHowley A Rainbow Bee-eater “dropping off” a power line in pursuit of a meal. pic.twitter.com/0KV2S7JxDW

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snurbbotinfo A USB hub robot holding back our cybersecurity: hook, line, and George Brandis.

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NovickProf A new Munker illusion, which I call confetti. All the dots in the background are the same color (RGB 250, 219, 172)..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ng

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@jpwarren @dobes @ashabeeeee @kcarruthers @juhasaarinen As @NicholasFryer can attest, I’m quite good at this sort of game.

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@noplaceforsheep @jojo_lamont @vmp9 [Nods] I think it’s fair to say most people do mean that. Hey now drama, but th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iG

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Ooh! Ooh! Ooh! @dobes @ashabeeeee @jpwarren @kcarruthers @juhasaarinen …who else? I reckon we should get together..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tt

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@noplaceforsheep @jojo_lamont @vmp9 Um, do you mind? Quite a few have, including myself, and sought comment from ex..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PP

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It says “auditing” so it must be good, right @dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard? twitter.com/johnb78/status…

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@jplonie @firstdogonmoon I was planning on a lot more than two.

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Doc_Samantha Well played Newtown Fire and Rescue. pic.twitter.com/SKFVK0Oqbl

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“Deviant and anomalous”, which is another way of saying that anything different is automatically classed as wrong a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NX

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I wonder if there’s a male version of that Cheerybint drug. @firstdogonmoon?

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“Opt out! Cassandra the Information Technology Wobbegong on My Health Record’ theguardian.com/commentisfree/… An important..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rM

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marrowing the two genders pic.twitter.com/dGSMbyuAQf

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@oscarsclaws Yes, you’re quite right. When you put it that way, it actually sounds quite appealing.

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“Google to appeal historic anti-trust fine” (4min audio) abc.net.au/radio/programs… WARNING: Contains bits of me.

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jplonie Not if tony can help it. twitter.com/climatecouncil…

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TheEconomist Rates of syphilis, which was once thought to be on the cusp of eradication, have shot up fourfold econ.st/2zOAMjd

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@munin The latter, I would assume, but @jpwarren is in the room.

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@jplonie A few well-crafted IP blocks could fix a lot of that.

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@jplonie User-agent: “1337 h4x0r”
Disallow: *

Fixed.

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By all means choose to opt out of it all. I’ve already done so, and I’ll continue to suggest that you consider doin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sO

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And look! The sitemap actually tells search engines to index the CURRENT opt-out information daily. That’s the OPPO..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ah

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For a start, that single line is only about ONE how-to page. A search for “opt out” on the site shows plenty of oth..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4p

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I don’t this is at all a fair interpretation of this robots.txt line. Allow me to elaborate… twitter.com/hellotoby/stat…

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snurb_dot_info “Datos Brutos”. Man, sounds a lot more impressive in Spanish. twitter.com/fcomuc/status/…

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DRWaus Thanks to reader @ben_hr for pointing out this excellently poignant photographic evidence of ’s part..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dn

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botandy The AR in AR-15 stands for Amun-Ra

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KarenKilgariff hurry giant black sarcophagus

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“People Keep Finding They Have Online Health Records They Never Signed Up For” by @joshgnosis buzzfeed.com/joshtaylor/peo…

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paul_shetler This is excellent twitter.com/jehankanga/sta…

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@PrincessFluffy Ideally by running over those twats at high speed.

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This poster needs to be put up in every workplace. twitter.com/sovietvisuals/…

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@CptHollingworth So what you’re saying is that you want your Precious back?

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The other question I have is this: What value is added by turning the word “insights” into a hashtag? Well, I have..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eN

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Hey folks, do you really want your data to do to you what The Precious did to Gollum? Like, that did not end well,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XS

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“When nudge comes to shove: making e-health opt-out was always a risky venture” by @Stevie_Easton themandarin.com.au/95968-when-nud…

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@jpwarren This does sound interesting, yes.

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Somehow I got onto a UK PR database, which occasionally throws me things like this horrendous concept, “the German..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RX

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@trentyarwood @jpwarren It would be fair to say that I didn’t PLAN to say “ladycow front bottoms” today, but here we are.

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@mattgillard @jpwarren I’ve seen this argument before. I don’t buy it. That said, I wonder whether there’s been som..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rp

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@trentyarwood @jpwarren Cows’ butts are very important. So important that there are training simulators.*

* Yes, I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…07

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youngvulgarian loving this new life in which the Conservative and Labour keep acting like awful toddlers competing for their paren..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fg

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johnthelutheran Still, it can join “inviting the Dutch king to invade” on my list of “ways out of the current impasse that are more..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r2

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johnthelutheran Indian Summer, pp.361f. According to Tunzelmann, it was the Queen herself who talked Mountbatten out of this bizarre act of treason.

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johnthelutheran One of the more bizarre (non)events of postwar British history: the mooted coup, planned by newspaper barons, that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jz

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@danieljbaird Yeah, “We won’t do illegal things” is a low bar to set yourself.

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@jpwarren The “ethics” word. I seer there’s no one on the judging panel representing consumers, say.

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@jpwarren I’ll be wanting an E-count after this one. (As you know, I’m not a hackathon fan, believing that it encou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8t

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Dear Internet, are there further reasons to hate the world? “Kyle Sandilands returns to television with Judge Judy..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jr

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@posty @dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard Yeah I was wondering how widely “quisling” was known. It was new to @jodiem too..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MT

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@JustJimWillDo They are excellent words, yes, but explain nothing.

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I should mention that enforcement access doesn’t have to be related to health — something like investigating Medica.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…leA

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Without commenting on your analysis one way or the other — I’m still scrolling — quite a few people were concernedtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…AHs7

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@trentyarwood @dobes @tacticalmaid @GordyPls Oh I’d missed that. Did they do much, these chillis?

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Hmmm. It’s been a long time since I’ve actually paid my respects to the old girls. Maybe on one of these quiet afte..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OE

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“There are safeguards in place to protect information in such as words.” twitter.com/MyHealthRec/st…

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@dobes @tacticalmaid That’s excellent. If I had a corpse flower I’d want to keep an eye on it too.

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JustinianNews “Christian” Porter seeks funds from rich Sydney barristers to fight GetUp! and other infidels in Pearce. Might be w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ss

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Unexpected nap was unexpected. Also, by sibuses are sib blogged. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@AFlanagan I know. Just heading off the inevitable questions.

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@alexkidman @Ex_spurt True. And I don’t even have any dogs.

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How does one become a “chief blockchain officer”? @dobes @rohan_p @ashabeeeee @davidgerard twitter.com/MelbBSchool/st…

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@alexkidman @Ex_spurt You shouldn’t give me ideas, Alex.

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WeldPond 200k GBP fine for using to: instead of bcc: and exposing email addresses of abuse victims bbc.com/news/uk-448728…

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Ex_spurt Please tell me they didn’t research this in the obvious way twitter.com/qz/status/1019…

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beneltham Has there ever been a scarier organisation name than ‘Serco Citizen Services Pty Ltd’? twitter.com/VictoriaPolice…

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alexbrucesmith young people buying houses in Sydney should be forced, by law, to include how much money their parents gave them in their Instagram posts

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I’ve just realised that when people say they’re collaborating with Slack or Microsoft Office they mean they’re like quislings.

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@davidgerard @dobes @rohan_p The Hague would surely turn a blind eye.

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synchronaut Which is worse?

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Stilgherrian’s Nth* Law of Data: The more daggy the suit, the more likely ethics will be mentioned.

* I haven’t be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gC

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Me at @zdnetaustralia Wednesday: “ADHA pins My Health Record opt-out issues on users with incorrect information” zdnet.com/article/adha-p…

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jpwarren Urge to meme rising..pic.twitter.com/gLVP1FdA7C7C

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I may have just provided some feelpinions to @abcnews The World Today. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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“Google hit with €4.3bn Android fine from EU” bbc.com/news/technolog…

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Hey @dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard that bad man in New Zealand sent me this. pic.twitter.com/iI5FVklTRW

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@jpwarren Or, you could just use a Merkle tree without all the zealotry-driven distributed trust database bullshit.

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@jpwarren I’ll accept synonyms and even words connected to broadly related concepts.

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@dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard Then there’s this rabbit-hole. “LOSING MY BITCOIN VIRGINITY WITH MARIO AND JAMES BOND” pic.twitter.com/WQ5BPEQjm5

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@dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard I’m searching on “virgin blockchain” combinations but I’m mostly getting Richard Branson.

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JohnBirmingham Thinking of opting out of the My Health thingy just to piss off Greg Hunt.

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@jpwarren Please let me know how many times the word “ethics” is used today.

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jpwarren Remember Telstra Location Services? Yeah, you aren’t being nearly paranoid enough. pic.twitter.com/g4CptIYzZa

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jpwarren Telcos aren’t making much money selling you phone services. The money is in selling data about you, like location d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hx

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richardmarx I misspoke. I meant to say I “wouldn’t” be right here waiting for you.

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By ITV’s calibration, unbuttoning your shirt is semi-naked. twitter.com/itvlondon/stat…

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Thu plan, outline draft: Slow start, with sausages; catch up with some news; maybe write for @zdnetaustralia, if I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…n0

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mattblaze “It’s not that hard. All you have to do is-”

Stop. Just stop. Yes, it’s that hard, and no, you’re not the first pe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6g

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AndrewBGreene So many memes flying around social media following but this one did provide a genuine giggle pic.twitter.com/Yvq0mkDJzR

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@jpwarren @MelbBSchool Is Processor Ian Hamper a data processor?

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The_UnSilent_ Media: Lying

Comey: Lying

Obama: Lying

Clinton: Lying

Stormy: Lying

Strozk: Lying

Mueller: Lying

Judges: Lyi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nQ

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@purserj @jpwarren I think they mean “extracted by ruthless and unethical robber-barons with scant regard for where..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fr

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@juhasaarinen @NicholasFryer @darrenpauli Yes, I can see that it was a truly marvellous joke.

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Wow. It has serifs and everything! May good fortune go with you, @BuzzFeedNews. twitter.com/BuzzFeedNews/s…

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Thursday. Still no sign of land. Thursday.

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