Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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September 5th, 2018

It’s definitely time for me to try to get some sleep. I’ll see you all in the morning.

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Jake_Hanrahan This is incredible. A Chinese farmer has built his own rocket artillery system to fight back against enforced demol..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BL

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kels_316 @LucyXIV Marylin Manson’s let himself go

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@JanJoostBouwman Well in my case the rice was warm and freshly cooked, the rest cold. It was excellent.

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@JanJoostBouwman It’s a Hawaiian thing. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poke_(Nat… I haven’t no idea why it’s suddenly popular.

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that_girl1231 Bringing this back because I was leaving home at 6 PM couple of days ago and a granny in elevator asked “where are..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7Z

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MatthewBevan Chuck Schumer says he can’t do anything to stop the Republicans confirming Brett Kavanaugh but I haven’t seen him t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kw

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Not having a go, just wanting to emphasis that all these decisions are conceptually dirty, and we should take that on board and own it.

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Alternative take: That would be judgement. Either editorially, or as a responsible citizen. Every editorial decisio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eG

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stephendziedzic For Pacific watchers - here are some of the key elements in the @ForumSEC PIF communique. The language on climate c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bq

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dannolan pic.twitter.com/zeQUcohmLg

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@franksting Yeah thanks mate. I just need a bit more rest.

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@AnnabelAstbury Thanks. I just need more rest than I thought.

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le1ne_ Ohhhhhh Dawn 🤦🏽‍♀️😂 pic.twitter.com/Jvsb4IxMPt

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@prleeds They are such classic Central Casting images of Russian villains too.

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POSTPONED: “The 9pm Edict” podcast recording, schedule for right now, is being pushed back a few days for health re..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SF

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This has such a different meaning in Australia. twitter.com/Herring1967/st…

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HelenZaltzman Can’t take my eyes off this fun and informative tv channel in my GP’s waiting room pic.twitter.com/6cwvnmgeK9

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jonkudelka I’m detecting an undercurrent of hostility towards the noble profession of journalism today.

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ShitJokes I’m sick of millennials.

Walking round like they rent the place

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GingerGorman Hey Australians…please tell me your @Uber rating. This is anecdotal & for a @BBCWorld story. I’m not quoting your..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…s2

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Not sending a message: “How Westpac comes out ahead on dodgy loans despite a $35m fine” abc.net.au/news/2018-09-0…

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@erkpod I honestly can’t tell any more.

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@BXGD @4corners Sarah Ferguson is anything but naive. I thought that at some points her body language indicated she..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…60

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johnb78 Quite genuinely, it would have been more responsible parenting to give him a DVD of gonzo porn and a box set of Gra..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bH

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ellle_em Which cheese is the best for disguising horses?

Mascarpone

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@jeremy_graham @noplaceforsheep @4corners @FergusonNews @jason_a_w Fair point. That’s one of the reasons I gave up halfway through.

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@susan_m I came down to record a podcast, but it turns out I’m not well enough for that, so I’m staying warm and having a quiet night in.

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Simon_Cullen Some serious trolling by the Russians today… twitter.com/mfa_russia/sta…

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@dobes @glengyron So far there’s no sign of the Avocadopolizei.

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samanthamaiden Here is the social media post from the French au pair who came out to Australia on a tourist visa that reveals she..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zN

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smperris Sophie’s husband sounds too good to be true and is ruining it for the rest of us 😡 twitter.com/manwhohasitall…

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@_midofo_ Yeah, I came down here for a purpose, which has now evaporated.

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@dobes Worst superhero ever: Cluebat! He descends, armed with peer-reviewed statistical information in handy tabular form!

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Poké with NO avocado, gin and tonic, generous serving of crystal meth. pic.twitter.com/OpQ3zqS1Xa

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Me, in Cronulla: “A poké bowl thanks, no avocado.”
Female staff: “No avocado?!”
Me: “Evil nasty slimefruit!”
Male s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yJ

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Oops. Sorry. I’ve never been good with names. Sorry to both Sally N and Sarah S for the confusion. Thanks, Patricia. twitter.com/PMBarraclough/…

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@RealNickHodge I am determined to ruin my personal brand.

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ScienceChiefAu Dr Finkel’s term as Chief Scientist of Australia has been extended for another two years! “I look forward to workin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wb

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Yeah, @jason_a_w hits the spot with his “The consequences of Steve Bannon’s ideas need to be interrogated, not just..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d6

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JohnJohnsonson Scott: “What’s with the boat?”
Gladys: “It’s Captain Cook”
Scott: “Did we catch him?” pic.twitter.com/HOy56LKu6D

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Tonight’s @PointlessAU studio audience is setting a magnificent precedent for joining in with the sound effects. Th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CD

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Meanwhile, I continue to be astounded by the revelations in Bob Woodward’s new book on Trump. pic.twitter.com/nt4F7NDsmn

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Mind you, I sympathise with the producer of @4corners. The star-subject star-journo long-interview format can be a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mQ

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This is an interesting point. As I said last night, I’m atypical in that I’ve already read and listened to a lot ab..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gc

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I did watch it last night, or at least the first half. I saw Neighbour trying well enough each time to challenge a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SL

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Maybe replace “audience” with people more broadly, because I don’t know what proportion of those complaining actual..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yx

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That one of the nation’s finest journalists is “astounded” by the negative reaction — to the extent of wanting to d.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vlT

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@jpwarren @purserj @dobes This has cheered me up immensely. Being amused by stupid people’s comments is a sometimes secret guilty pleasure.

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@Net_Metalrat Thanks. I’m pretty sure I know what’s going on, and it’s just going to be temporarily annoying.

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msanto92 Swooped. Last time I set up an interview at a park @9NewsMelb where was my magpie warning @nicketchells10? pic.twitter.com/rkhHmwq4vy

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Patterico I’ll pay Ford $10 if they put Kaepernick in a commercial for F-150s so I can watch some dumbass torch his pickup on Twitter, who’s with me

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RobertMaguire_ DID YOU TALK TO BOB WOODWARD???? pic.twitter.com/Azrg2uKEIm

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Wed plan, disappointing update: I won’t be able to do the podcast tonight after all. Suddenly somewhat ill again. I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qT

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6 HOURS TO GO: The next episode of “The 9pm Edict” podcast will be recorded tonight at 2100 AEST. Listen at stilgherrian.com/edict/live/

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OK, so I am now in Cronulla. I’ll have a quick nap before preparing for tonight’s podcast. pic.twitter.com/Lxvd6L7LaT

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I still think we should have nuked the Moon. twitter.com/NuclearAnthro/…

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derridalicious I’m trying to explain to my students why it’s important to do the readings, or you’ll have an understanding of idea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bA

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@larz I should’ve brought a club. :(

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@domknight Just then, when I was typing “Sovereign Borders”, my phone waned to correct it to “Sovereign Bovines”. This pleases me.

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@domknight That’s why I’m here! Revisiting after having done at podcast four years ago when Sovereign Borders was at its height. Or depth.

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Goodness me, so the story the prime minister tweeted was a bunch of garbage? I hope that’s in his next cheery I’m-a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jm

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@DDsD It’s a video. I didn’t have my earbuds handy.

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@RealNickHodge The Tube of Ewes has sussed us, it seems. I was recommended that video on the weekend. It’s an amazing story.

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glengyron Hopefully you now all see why we should have made Pyne PM.

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Oh dear. Just seen on the Insta Gram… pic.twitter.com/4SzEdn7c0W

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Crossing the Georges, as seen through the same filthy train window. instagram.com/p/BnU87vQB3n5/…

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Crossing the Wolli (Creek), as seen through a filthy train window. instagram.com/p/BnU6_JbhQaH/…

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9 HOURS TO GO: The next episode of “The 9pm Edict” podcast will be recorded tonight at 2100 AEST. Listen at stilgherrian.com/edict/live/

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hughriminton So: The @AusFedPolice, which answers to will investigate departmental leaks revealing Peter Dutton’s r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tI

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Pinboard These babies right here will keep you safe! Just put one in every computer that needs protectin’! No, I’m afraid I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QR

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@dobes Does it come in aerosol form? If not, I might just get a packet of Brian Blessed Lozenges.

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arizclint Because. Twitter. Is. Deep. State. 🤪 twitter.com/thehill/status…

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evan7257 Ted Cruz was literally born in Canada but ok. twitter.com/dallasnews/sta…

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Hey @dobes do we need to be more grandiose too? pic.twitter.com/xA0O5zUY6Z

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ChrisEndrey Good to be back in Australia, the first country I’ve been to that doesn’t have Australians loudly complaining about the coffee.

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@CosmicRami @wolfcat @NuclearAnthro @drspacejunk Yeah no mucking about. The BIS studies were well-executed, I thought.

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To be fair, “The dumbest thing Hacker News believes” is a HUGE category. twitter.com/tqbf/status/10…

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June quarter crime stats are out from NSW @BOCSAR. Nearly everything stable or trending down, as usual, except for..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OD

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christhebarker Pleased my headline/image combo got through pic.twitter.com/T654peazLk

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“Aussie corporates in govt cyber war games named” itnews.com.au/news/aussie-co…

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deadprogrammer I do not trust those grizzlies pic.twitter.com/SZEjyqGxFi

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ernmalleyscat should I cut the abc interpretive dance bandicoot off my @firstdogonmoon socks to protest against bannon on 4 corne..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fZ

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MariamVeiszadeh So how do we help change this?
To see real long lasting change we need to take as many people as possible on the ge..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…J8

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The replies to this measured observation are fascinating and frightening. twitter.com/AriFleischer/s…

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TheRegister Free top tip for all headline writers. Worried a story will fall flat? Add ‘for adults’ to spice things up, even if..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NH

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@iborgward Yep, we ended up halfway down Honour Avenue before coming back.

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Approaching Lawson, the train manages to avoid hitting any of the 50-odd sulphur-crested jerk birds who were just s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nu

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Wed plan, confirmed: 0924 train to Sydney (very soon), then Cronulla; research and scripting en route; podcast pre-..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hE

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@corduroy Hah! I guess it’s good to see the traditional techniques being deployed. Or something.

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Did someone say “election year”? pic.twitter.com/blQXeOvTz8

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Retweeting @Kieran_Gilbert as an image to get around my self-mute of the aus pol hash tag. pic.twitter.com/TVgNZQiZdg

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12 HOURS TO GO: The next episode of “The 9pm Edict” podcast will be recorded tonight at 2100 AEST. Listen at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hK

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SBSNews The most powerful typhoon in a quarter of a century is wreaking havoc in Japan with violent winds and heavy rain, k..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UC

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Well this is a nasty little piece of oppression, wrapped in ignorance, inside a platitude. twitter.com/ScottMorrisonM…

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The patronising propaganda will continue until morale improves. theguardian.com/media/2018/sep… pic.twitter.com/2eaHiOMcqD

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“Here Are the Most Extraordinary Quotes From Bob Woodward’s Book” theatlantic.com/politics/archi…

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studentactivism We should always remember that day in 1931 when the New York Times saved the world. pic.twitter.com/B5xDv8fQ4K

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ICYMI last night, I tweeted a bunch of stuff from a 1966 ABC report about how people complaining to management ofte..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NW

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14 HOURS TO GO: The next episode of “The 9pm Edict” podcast will be recorded tonight at 2100 AEST. Listen at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…y7

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Looks like Bob Woodward’s new book will be a hoot. twitter.com/peterbakernyt/…

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Wed plan, outline draft: 0924 train to Sydney, then Cronulla; research and scripting en route; podcast pre-producti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aK

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That wasn’t even remotely enough sleep. Sigh.

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Wednesday. Seaweed comes from the sea. Be careful. Wednesday.

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Marco_Langbroek Okay, this is starting to get Bond-esque:
ROSCOSMOS boss reportedly does not rule out that the hole drilled into t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…M9

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Goddammit it’s after midnight.

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oberonsghost Satie Chicken youtu.be/_8tYhI8OHxI via @YouTube

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@sfmnemonic “In a 2009 article ‘Long live the database state’ in Prospect magazine, he said: ‘No one who uses a pub..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…I1

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@sfmnemonic Also, “He has often seemed tone-deaf to those uncomfortable with the idea of personal medical data bein..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ec

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@sfmnemonic I personally wouldn’t be surprised if there were more to be revealed in the Dr Foster deal too, given t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3D

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Hey @sfmnemonic, re your excellent summary of AU’s My Health Record slate.com/technology/201… it’s worth mentioning t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PR

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