Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 26th, 2018

NewtonMark Hey everyone, I think it might be . twitter.com/SkyNewsAust/st…

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@sammywgeec @channelten True, that movie has some excellent cardigan action.

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Full Moon is NOW!

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@sammywgeec @channelten Ta. Though no point watching now, eh.

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Full Moon in 10 minutes, at 2156 AEST.

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This is certainly worth retweeting. twitter.com/prestontowers/…

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samanthamaiden “New generation” team this is such tosh. It’s the only ones left that haven’t quit like Julie Bishop and Malcolm Tu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d1

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StuartHumphryes My photos of The Great Smog in 1952 proved to be popular so I thought you might like to see a rare one taken in col..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rq

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samanthamaiden How wild is it that new Assistant Treasurer Stuart Robert quit after a furore over a China trip and donors and now..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kI

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@elronxenu You wouldn’t want that rootrat porking his way through a B&S.

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I have of course updated my Weekly Wrap to include this last-hours column. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Me at @zdnetaustralia: “Cyber defence goes missing in Australian Cabinet reshuffle” zdnet.com/article/cyber-… pic.twitter.com/cvsUsWwOsR

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mondomascots Tenga Robo is a tenga sex toy that transforms into a robot.
special.goodsmile.info/tenga-robo/en/ pic.twitter.com/1vP0ZjfCHx

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To be clear, Turnbull had already been scheduled in to announce this free trade deal. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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MikeCarlton01 Enflame! Oh no ! Not that ! twitter.com/skynewsaust/st…

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“Scott Morrison to travel to Indonesia on first trip overseas as Prime Minister” abc.net.au/news/2018-08-2…

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“New PM Scott Morrison has ended the experiment of combining the energy and environment portfolios, and appointed o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9C

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@haruki_zaemon Well it’s well-produced and I’m enjoying it. YMMV.

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Listening to series two of Slate’s “Slow Burn”. Series one was about Nixon and Watergate. Series two is about Bill..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uQ

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b_chamberlain Brexit latest. twitter.com/PickardJE/stat…

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Column filed for @zdnetaustralia. It contains some cybers, but not nearly enough.

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@JillJslay @jturner_au Yep, absorbed back into the mind of Peter Dutton.

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@MsLods @BernardKeane That’s a level of Kremlinology beyond my ken.

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MikeCarlton01 You see what happens ! Benito turns his back for five minutes… twitter.com/australian/sta…

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“Dutton retains Home Affairs and Fifield Communications as Scott Morrison unveils ministry” by @thelaughingsub zdnet.com/article/dutton…

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Four hours until Full Moon, at 2156 AEST.

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New blog post: “Weekly Wrap 430: Winter illnesses, but interesting words” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/43… Covers two weeks,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…a2

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NoNotThatDevlin Anthony Bourdain on Jamie Oliver. pic.twitter.com/1Qp5hHbYSB

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@DavidFeng @soumitnaik For a short time, yes. I do need to earn some money every now and then.

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FULL LIST: Prime minister Scott Morrison’s new cabinet and outer ministry, as just announced. pic.twitter.com/eibo0n6dZa

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@DavidFeng @soumitnaik Hang on, we’ve literally just had the new Prime Minister’s ministry announced, so my focus is on that.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @egadsthefuzz Payne was Bishop’s recommendation for the job.

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Tim_Beshara Angus Taylor lobbied against wind farms and was a favourite of the Wind Farm Syndrome lobby. And is now energy minister.

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@egadsthefuzz @SnarkyPlatypus Oops thought you said Pyne there. Payne has indeed been good.

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smurray38 For Kremlinologists, the seniority of Attorney-General and Minister for Home Affairs has been reversed, with A-G no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yX

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@BernardKeane No one. That spot is gone, but Dutton loses immigration etc so it’s the Cyberdutton for us!

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Dear @abcnews I would be grateful if you could move beyond the “winners and losers” aspects of this new ministry, a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bF

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@SnarkyPlatypus Payne is foreign minister. He’ll suck it up.

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@Hhosef @LovelyCorrine Obscures the cameras’ views of people’s faces, I’d guess.

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There is no separate mention of CYBER in any minister’s role, though I see that Senator Linda Reynolds is down as “..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pN

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YES YES YES CHRISTOPHER PYNE IS MINISTER FOR DEFENCE I LOVE IT.

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Barnaby Joyce as “special envoy for drought assistance and recovery”.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Multiculturalism was seen as more inclusive, Religion and what we’d now brand GLBTQIWTFBBQ as well as ethnicity.

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@bengrubb Didn’t catch a name, will keep an eye out.

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@SnarkyPlatypus “Multicultural Affairs” was the late-1970s (?) rebranding of “Ethnic Affairs”.

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Alex Hawke as Special Minister of State.

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Alan Tudge for Cities, Urban Infrastructure, and Population. Um.

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Angus Taylor as Minister for Energy (“Minister for Getting Electricity Prices Down”, as Morrison put it.)

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Mellisa Price for Environment. Karen Andrews for Industry, Science and Technology.

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Dan Tehan as Education, Simon Birmingham to Trade, Tourism and Investment.

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Wait. Steve Ciobo in Defence Science & Industry, so did that imply Christopher Pyne as defence minister? Did I understand that right?

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Marise Payne as foreign minister.

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Dutton continues as Home Affairs minister but there will be changed. David Coleman ad Immigration, Citizenship, and Multicultural Affairs.

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@LapTop006 Interesting. I’ll see how I go this time.

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Note that you’ll have a problem using some public wi-fi networks, because they intercept DNS to shunt you to their..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8w

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Further background: “APNIC-sponsored proposal could vastly improve DNS resilience against DDoS” (18 Sep 2017) zdnet.com/article/apnic-…

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PSA: Change your DNS to 1.1.1.1 and 1.0.0.1. Why? ” How to use Cloudflare’s DNS service to speed up and secure your..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6M

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@RealNickHodge @purserj Anyway, you can settle now, because I’ve switched back to the APNIC-sponsored 1.1.1.1.

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@RealNickHodge @purserj I normally do use one of them. Can’t remember why I flipped back.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Shredded shopping bags mixed with some sort of binder would make good house bricks.

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@purserj And, presumably, Telstra. I can’t be arsed digging any further.

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@purserj It’s working off 1.1.1.1 and 8.8.8.8.

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@purserj I’m on a Telstra ASDL link up here, but their DNS architecture is… interesting.

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@purserj Nah you’re fucked. Want a hand debugging?

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@annie_parker I suppose it doesn’t really matter now.

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@dfpiii Excuse me for a moment while we all find out who’s running the country.

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Cabinet announcement in about 10 minutes, says @David_Speers just now on @SkyNewsAust.

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politicsabc PM Scott Morrison is about to announce his new frontbench.

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firstdogonmoon find someone who looks at you like beardy guy looks at this fleeing quoll twitter.com/fudgeh0g/statu…

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@dfpiii I’m trying to think of something witty to say, but I can’t. It’s just weird.

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FionaKatauskas Not sure what ‘forcibly relaxed’ is a euphemism for… twitter.com/karenmmiddleto…

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So beautiful! “Oil industry wants government to build seawall to protect refineries from climate change effects” oregonlive.com/expo/news/erry…

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The third sentence of this quote is magical. twitter.com/vanOnselenP/st…

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paraicodonnell I made a book review bingo card. Critics are hailing it as ‘a remarkable achievement’. pic.twitter.com/n9Td7jgTNR

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moshik_temkin Current Turkish gallows humour: A prisoner goes to the prison library, asks for a specific book. The guard tells hi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…75

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2020fight The President has colored his flag wrong.

That is all. pic.twitter.com/wWXBgR9I6V

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@upulie Meh. It’s just the French. No great loss.

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@bastardsheep And I was wearing a hoodie. Mind you, it was 3pm and the place was very quiet.

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@ChrissieM It’s a lovely set of social signals, that list. An anthropologist’s wet dream.

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@slaymoaus Indeed. I haven’t read it yet, but it looks like an interesting and useful article.

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That was taken at the Tattersalls Hotel in Penrith on Saturday.

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You know it’s a classy venue when..pic.twitter.com/ifZCzrWmPGPG

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@slaymoaus Thanks, but I’m good now. Cheers.

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@JonoH That does look nice. When were you there?

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I need to hook myself back into an academic institution.

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@JSTOR Apparently my individual @JSTOR account doesn’t give me access to the content of that journal, “Insight Turkey”.

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Someone got an institutional @JSTOR account? Apparently I’m cited in “Virtual Neighbors: Russia and the EU in Cyber..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mA

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To be clear, I’m just quoting that tweet. I have no idea whether Huawei actually has naughty backdoors in their kit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…g4

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MeganGorrey Julie Bishop quits as Foreign Minister and will retire from Parliament smh.com.au/politics/feder… via @smh

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RT [PROTECTED]:

WAIT!

The Australian Government want backdoors in electronic systems.

YET they ban Huawei, which..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6s

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Moi au @zdnetfr: “Chiffrement : pas de backdoor [pour l’Australie], mais des égratignures tout de même” (14 Août)..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…U0

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Beschizza NBC solemnly announces death of Sen. John McCain.

Wait for it. pic.twitter.com/xAqZ3HtvHa

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Sun plan, rearranged a little: Slow start, with sausages (done); stay warm inside while enjoying the sound of gentl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yQ

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oberonsghost I’ll don’t think I’ll ever tire of our new Prime Minister looking at his Christmas gift as if it were chocolate cak..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…R8

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@juhasaarinen @Manic_Henry Exactly. Look, guys, is it a cuckoo? Or is it a shrike? And yes I can SEE it has a black..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YL

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@Manic_Henry @juhasaarinen I don’t know why these so-called “ornithologists” make it all sound so complicated!

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Mr @markhumphries is posting some relevant material right now, though it’s not threaded and you poor little possums..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…b3

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Twelve hours until Full Moon, at 2156 AEST.

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This is true. There’s a couple Eastern Yellow Robins that usually pop past my window each morning. They always use..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FV

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@juhasaarinen I know. That @Manic_Henry may think he knows about birds, but he is just rubbish.

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@PagglesOz All too apt, really. Nice of him to acknowledge it, though, if it’s that reference.

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@PagglesOz Nah, that’s one of the default options, I think.

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@phbarratt I’m at Wentworth Falls, around 8km east of Katoomba. It looms like the rain rolled down the coast from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ND

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Senator Scott Ryan seems to have gotten the hang of it though.

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“Hey there! I am using WhatsApp,” like fuckin’ legends. twitter.com/workmanalice/s…

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JanFreedman WOWSERS!!! The dead leaf butterfly (Kallima inachus), from Asia, is the most spectacular example of camouflage!! (..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3s

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davidlong16 You know when ladybird are getting involved that preparations for are really stepping up pic.twitter.com/YWtLPzjOsH

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alistairmilne Someone said Faketoshi couldn’t code “hello world” (whereas @VitalikButerin could)
The bait was taken, Faketoshi wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kN

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shuttupchris evidence that ancient paleolithic venus statues were made by women who were examining their own bodies and sculptin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ma

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@R_Chirgwin True, and at least they birdsong will be happy. Tomorrow will be excellent for the birders.

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natecochrane Analysis: crisp twitter.com/quaedvliegs/st…

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And yet the “new generation” line has been swallowed whole. Yum yum yum. twitter.com/KKeneally/stat…

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So, @R_Chirgwin, 4.8mm of rain to 9am today, plus 6mm forecast for today, plus 1mm for Monday. This does not break the drought.

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Sun plan, draft: Stay warm inside while enjoying the sound of gentle rain outside; make myself Sunday lunch; read s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gg

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@kristinmoore2 @SnarkyPlatypus It’s clear that he can hold a grudge, and scheme, and plot. And he’s got fuck all else to do with his time.

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GMPaiella James Cameron’s 1997 film “Titanic” is not a poignant story of love and loss, but a cautionary tale about an elderl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…68

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SkyNewsAust Liberal Party President Nick Greiner says part of the blame falls on @TonyAbbottMHR.

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edbott This website is free. twitter.com/neeratanden/st…

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@SnarkyPlatypus Bizarre loyalty and personnel decisions in the Liberal Party? Tell me it isn’t true!

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TheMandarinAU The APS must now serve what may be be an interim government while preparing for yet another overhaul if Labor wins. themandarin.com.au/97662-tom-burt…

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NATOSource Yesterday, the @USNavy reactivated the , a Cold War-era naval command it relied on for decades to protect..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IV

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I did ask for this, @CARROT_app, and I look forward to the subsequent hours when @rainparrot will doubtless tell me..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…07

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Sunday. Ears. Noses. Toes. Sunday.

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