Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 23rd, 2018

kylegriffin1 Trump was aboard AFI on his way to W. Va. when he learned about Cohen and Manafort.

Trump returned to the W.H. in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4v

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PeterDutton5 I’m awake and still the people’s choice for Prime Minister of Australia. I take great honor in it and will represen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wC

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vanOnselenP If you can’t run a coup you can’t run a country

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This is a fascinating legal doctrine and I’m looking forward to the next episodes of, @NSLpodcast and @lawfareblog..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MC

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jxeeno and they’ve just opened up bets for the next deputy pic.twitter.com/1zg8cV2ToM

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JustJimWillDo Does BBish ever make any statement without a totally nonsensical and unfounded dig at socialism?

Or is there a com..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5I

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davidfrum Tony Soprano would agree twitter.com/JDiamond1/stat…

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jonkudelka I think you’ll find that socialists are the same as Nazis, Bronwyn. twitter.com/skynewsaust/st…

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jxeeno the odds have shifted. julie the forerunner, and all paying upwards of $2 pic.twitter.com/8wFRwcWzdb

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intelwire When you are a lawyer but have no idea about laws twitter.com/RudyGiuliani/s…

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I’d missed this photo earlier. It’s very good. twitter.com/ellinghausen/s…

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davpope Canberra is experiencing some technical difficulties… please stand by
<cartoon gallery goo.gl/oc0BNQ> pic.twitter.com/rrSZqgjOhG

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JacktheInsider Alternative candidate. pic.twitter.com/s5HEDZkU1p

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GrogsGamut “Missed it by that much” pic.twitter.com/0eWSGiRaf1

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@drzax @channelten I won’t pretend to understand ad sales.

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samgowers Why is no-one talking about this bloke ducking out for what appears to be the most flamboyant smoke of all time?..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4M

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latikambourke Tony Abbott has ruled out standing for the leadership tomorrow.

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I think @channelten needs some different music to put on the Tenplay live stream while the ad breaks are on. Also,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0t

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BettyBowers Trump says his mother’s recipe her Thanksgiving turkey was to “gestate” it. Apparently, she carried it in her womb…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ie

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@erstkate @PointlessAU This secret his hidden in @PointlessAU’s profile, but if I were you I’d try @channelten.

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Preparing to watch @PointlessAU in just a few minutes.

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ditzkoff Let Werner Herzog bring the Bond franchise to its natural conclusion. Three hours of 007 behind a desk, wondering w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fu

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ljayes Julie Bishop is “100%” running for the leadership of the Liberal Party @SkyNewsAust

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I doubt that very many people outside the obsessosphere remember these things. twitter.com/mcbridesride/s…

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They can argue as much as they want. The process was laid out earlier. twitter.com/ljayes/status/…

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abcnews The ABC has confirmed Julie Bishop will be a candidate for the Liberal leadership. She is pitching to her colleague..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jQ

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@tshanahan83 @ChrisKaias That’s what I was thinking. Meh. It’s open again now.

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Current @sportsbetcomau odds in their “Liberal Specials” market as at 1630 AEST. sportsbet.com.au/betting/politi… pic.twitter.com/4HaY3kq3tG

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@drearyclocks That’s probably for the best. But have you?

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@drearyclocks Have you been rummaging through my laundry basket?

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ChrisKaias This is a first…you can bet on what the Solicitor-General’s advice will be. pic.twitter.com/uqmWlfvS0O

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Hey @LiberalAus you people are fuckin’ idiots, the lot of you. But thanks for this week’s entertainment. It’s a blast.

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Thu plan, another update: I actually got some work done! Hurrah! Next, a little shopping so I can spend the next 48..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iC

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SwiftOnSecurity If you want to learn Windows, start reading every Group Policy option and understanding it.

Yes there’s 12,000 so..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X8

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Scottludlam BREAKING: just been passed reliable information from two well-placed sources that this damaged lawn sprinkler is al..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bp

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TheMediaTweets Well, he’s used ALL UPPER CASE as the basis of his argument, so I’m convinced. twitter.com/realdonaldtrum…

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“This Is What Malcolm Turnbull Had To Say When Peter Dutton Came For His Job Again” buzzfeed.com/buzzfeednews/t… The tra..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9a

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@HappySinger Yeah, I am enjoying this WAY too much, but it’s a distraction from the diarrhoea.

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James_Jeffrey Nigel Scullion accusing Labor of dysfunctional government is the magic I’m here for

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firstdogonmoon “What we want now, what we are clamouring for is real democracy, not this absurd system in which we are effectively..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…up

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Julie Bishop, eh.

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juhasaarinen You always have to have the support of the… pic.twitter.com/RMd1pkS7l0

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@reemarattan @cymrurouge I wouldn’t put it past those damn bears.

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hecpara I AM TOOTH pic.twitter.com/ohkYIrRGan

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davispg Given how many APS SES don’t know how to computer and rely on printed emails this is hilarious 🤣 twitter.com/APS_Commission…

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Tahls When everyone leaves work today, tell your boss you won’t be back until September 10, a classic gag, they’ll love it

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cymrurouge Unless the ranger was also a bear, how the fuck are they ‘cannibal bears’ twitter.com/DailyMirror/st…

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douglasbot Time is a flat circle. pic.twitter.com/71oUpDZuK2

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davpope Political nature pic.twitter.com/PwIF7bKMmE

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Tim Wilson in having no spine shock.

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jeamland “Govern me, Daddy.”

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jxeeno love a good leadership spill angle twitter.com/Domaincomau/st…

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GonzoHacker Mary Poppins is such a domme

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joshgnosis The Senate just voted to refer Dutton’s au pair case to a Senate inquiry

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paulkidd Turnbull is playing 4-dimensional chess. He’ll come back stronger than ever and will have the authority to implemen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1Z

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joshgnosis Senate has not adjourned, it should be noted.

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crankynick Important to note the Senate is still sitting. Govt won’t come close to the numbers to close it up for the week.

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James_Jeffrey So I guess good government won’t be starting today either.

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joshgnosis House adjourned until September 10

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I was planning to head to K-town, but now I’ll have to make a coffee and see how this vote turns out. And then see..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o3

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rohan_p precisely what I was wondering last night. so happy to find some answers in my inbox this morning pic.twitter.com/TUUNdD74LB

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GrogsGamut Perfectly in keeping with Turnbull’s prime ministership that his final act is to pick up his bat and ball and go home.

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jxeeno it’s still not too late to go and search for Harold Holt as leadership candidate

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GreenJ I move the country do now adjourn.

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Ring the bells!

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samanthamaiden Labor should move no confidence and force the PM into the chamber. This is unbelievable

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6PR This interview has touched a nerve with Mornings listeners..

WA Liberal @KenWyattMP tells Mornings with @G_Parker..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d3

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@BeverleyHead These are strange and dangerous times.

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@paulkidd Actually the glue would probably still be OK. Does Bunnings deliver?

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@paulkidd I know. I am very sad. But if I break this medication run I’ll have to restart it in a fortnight, and so..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zr

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patstokes @GreenJ I was in Southbank this morning and it was anarchy. Burning bins, bodies everywhere, a bloodied Alan Kohler..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iN

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joshgnosis Shorten: what I say today isn’t addressed to the government, because Australia no longer has a functioning government

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Sadly it’s another week before I can have a drink.

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So Pyne has just moved that Parliament be adjourned, presumably while they’re sorting this out. What fun!

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ellinghausen Leader of the House Christopher Pyne working the phone in the House of Representatives pic.twitter.com/NDJjhWUlqa

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Thu plan, update: Yes, I’m continuing to battle my own gastrointestinal tract, but there have been limited gains. S..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Im

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SR_Duncan New rule.

Don’t RT any Australian political tweets that are older then 2mins old

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riskybusiness They look how we feel. twitter.com/ellinghausen/s…

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stilgherrian Formerly loyal Liberal MPs attempt to persuade Malcolm Turnbull to come out of his office. pic.twitter.com/qCrEJDdOk1

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Let’s go Sharks.

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@ScottRhodie If she’s got any sense, getting her hair done and some fresh clothes so she continues to look fabulous..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dW

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Scott Morrison will be running for the leadership, “verified” says @abcnews.

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@thelaughingsub @BrigadierSlog What a week! I hope, at least, that the surgery went well?

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joshgnosis Motion to refer Dutton failed just by one vote. 69-68

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@cathywilcox1 I’ve come to the conclusion that the dog is the problem here.

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TheShovel A Handy Guide To Understanding Peter Dutton’s Body Language theshovel.com.au/2018/08/23/a-g…
pic.twitter.com/ZRLjOmt88X

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chrisberg traditionally parties chose their opposition leader -after- the election

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GreenJ Mathius Cormann assuming the role of Canberra’s last adult. twitter.com/workmanalice/s…

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First sensible thing anyone has said today. twitter.com/upulie/status/…

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TerribleMaps Electricity consumption in Europe in 1507 pic.twitter.com/9YFlFkeGJO

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brucehawker2010 So now that Dutton is about to become PM, the best way to test his eligibility to sit in the Parliament is this: on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jk

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David_Speers That’s it. Cormann backs Dutton. Dutton will be PM by end of the day.

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TheKouk First hurdle cleared twitter.com/thekouk/status…

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SydneyTom_ are we putting out our truffles yet?

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p_hannam@smh⁩ newsroom in Sydney watching Cormann, Cash, Fifield switching sides to back Peter Dutton over ⁦..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WV

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Formerly loyal Liberal MPs attempt to persuade Malcolm Turnbull to come out of his office. pic.twitter.com/qCrEJDdOk1

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How is it even remotely ethical for a political journalist to be married to an elected politician in a realm they r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ch

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joshgnosis Cormann, Fifield, Cash press conference in 5 minutes

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snurb_dot_info While Uhlmann himself floats serenely above the fray, presumably…

<Narrator: he doesn’t.> twitter.com/mattliddy/stat…

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sspencer_63 Sky News straps now resorting to “understands a source close to someone believes they will do something” - more qua..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0m

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fergushunter Uhlmann reports the PM and allies believe a war is being waged against them by the News Corp papers, @2GB873 hosts..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…T0

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hughriminton BREAKING: ’s legal advice “clearing him” of constitutional issues is OUT OF DATE. Look at Paragraph 8…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jf

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Drag0nista .@CUhlmann is suggesting that Sky News hosts are ringing Liberal MPs and trying to bully them into joining Abbott/D..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nK

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TimWattsMP Exactly twitter.com/pollietracker/…

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Thu plan, draft: It’s essentially the same as the last couple of days, but this time I may actually get that minor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eI

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@BrigadierSlog This was probably scheduled anyway, but I’ll let @thelaughingsub report this one. ;)

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@sylmobile @PeteLawler There’s something wrong with you.

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@riskybusiness @AntonyGreenABC If it’s not sorted today, the confusion will linger until 10 Sep at the earliest.

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Putting on pants. It’s going to be a long day.

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@riskybusiness Allegedly a couple of Nats have said they’d go crossbench if Dutton gets up, so yes it’s possible. I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JD

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sunriseon7 .@PeterDutton_MP’s electorate office in Dickson is flying the Australian flag upside down. pic.twitter.com/ycTgTn9xat

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TheKouk Scenario
Dutton PM by lunchtime
No confidence notion at 2pm
It succeeds with a number of disaffected and exasperate..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ye

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srpeatling Good lord. Just got a media alert from Government House with the advice: “Message from the Queen.” Had a very brief..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FI

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@NuclearAnthro Indeed. Another way is to get a card merchant account through Stripe or Square or a verified PayPal..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vG

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@KarlskiB Fair point, though they’re a recent invention, and each carpet bombing run seems to be having its effect…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dS

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@KarlskiB @NuclearAnthro To be fair, I did have a moment of doubt. “Was it him? I think it was him. Yes, I’m sure it was him.” It must suck.

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jturner_au Well, this is all very covfefe

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@rycrozier @alliecoyne I muted the aus pol hash tag years ago. One of the few sensible decisions I ever made.

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glengyron Labor Pride. twitter.com/samanthamaiden…

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Oops I appear to be eight minutes behind the pace. twitter.com/ABCaustralia/s…

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While it’s all being very On, I might spend the day attempting to understand this diagram. HT @NuclearAnthro. twitter.com/CombatCavScout…

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lanesainty Dutton basically just held a press conference to read out his tweet

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Jo_Tovey Labor will today refer Peter Dutton’s au pair visa decision to a snap Senate inquiry theguardian.com/australia-news…

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Thursday. More fish? Or more beans? It is hard to say. Thursday.

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