Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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September 26th, 2018

Right, I’m outta here. I need to be awake again in less than six hours.

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There’s a lot of Instant Fucking Experts on broadcasting governance this week, eh.

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PPantsdown Australia’s Hottest Centrelink Queue pic.twitter.com/YnuaHcEbLz

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It looks like I’ll have a very special podcast guest in Washington DC, but I’ll confirm that tomorrow because they..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NS

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The gods are not with me. Trying to change some airline seating, but the website isn’t getting the credit card hand..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2p

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@NewtonMark I’ll look up the legend tomorrow anyway.

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@NewtonMark And the wiggly purple things are power lines?

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@NewtonMark I presume that elevation is in feet?

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@NewtonMark This all looks very good, and there’s plenty of interesting things to look at along the way. (I’m easily amused.)

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@NewtonMark This is the bit that Mark and I were chatting about earlier as the “tactical” bit. Joy. twitter.com/NewtonMark/sta…

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@NewtonMark And the third leg, but I see that there are some alternatives. twitter.com/NewtonMark/sta…

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@NewtonMark So the aeroplane stuff will be recorded on Friday. I may do a small live stream. I will probably edit u..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ui

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Not part of the @Pozible is the stuff I’m recording with @NewtonMark in his aircraft this Friday. This thread has t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…em

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One of the things I’m recorded in Adelaide will be a chat with @NicholasFryer based on some of your TRIGGER WORDS a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MS

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@SteveMolk Penicillin does the job for gonorrhoea and syphilis, except when people are allergic.

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@SteveMolk Is the show sponsored by Zovirax?

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@aacole42 I am indeed. Though it’s more likely to be a quoll or a possum or an owl or a swamp wallaby.

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Results:
1. LPG cylinders swapped.
2. Little finger mashed.
3. Hands frozen.

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Back from skulking around in the dark.

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Skulking around in the dark.

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@franksting It still has a email/password login. It’s one of those annoying ones that asks for email on one screen and password on the next.

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@FreoPope I think he was lost, but couldn’t get out of London without an Oyster.

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@KrazyKarl910 Anyway, I won’t blubber on about it.

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@KrazyKarl910 I’m sorry. I guess that joke was just a fluke.

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Given the proximity, it probably came from Wales.

Thank you, thank you. I’ll be on my way now. twitter.com/TheNewDailyAu/…

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With 40 supporters we’re at 115% of the first target, or 57% of the stretch goal. But more money equals more record..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vh

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FINAL 24 HOURS: Please help me make more terrible podcasts. Pledge your support to “The 9pm Flying Visits” @Pozible..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4y

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@strikhedonia01 @jasminchill It’s been done on every flight I’ve been on in quite a while. It’s certainly normal on Virgin Australia.

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@TrishHepworth @rohan_p @ellenbroad Not even bad stuff. I haven’t been looking at that one.

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@andrewblinco @KKeneally @Meshel_Laurie Dictionaries just report usage, even the dumb ones.

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@engin_eer @trentyarwood @jpwarren @SnarkyPlatypus I’m happy with anything that involves draining the blood from yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YT

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jasminchill You know those airline announcements we often don’t pay attention to? This 👇 is why one of them asks you to call a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xb

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@NewtonMark I don’t think he’s a cunt just on Twitter.

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AtomicAnalyst On this date 35 years ago, thanks to “a funny feeling in my gut,” 44 year-old Lt. Col. Stanislav Petrov disobeyed s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…w5

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Justin Milne is not winning in the court of public opinion, really, is he.

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verbaliza The ABC chairman, Justin Milne, regularly spoke to executives, including the corporation’s news director, Gaven Mor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ty

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rharris334 Communications Minister @SenatorFifield asks department to establish inquiry into ABC affair. pic.twitter.com/c6hbTFyGcm

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I’ve have a bit of an update on the podcast plans via the tweets at 2100 AEST tonight.

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GovGoogles will make a white people australia day and a black people australia day unite the country

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The generosity continues, thank you. With 26 hours to go we’re at 113% of the first target, or 57% of the stretch t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…96

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StanGrantMOF Associate Prof @MonashUni @MargaretSimons will also be on tonight with more on the inquiry into al..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dh

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@KKeneally @Meshel_Laurie Are you allowed to throw things at witnesses or other senators? :)

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@KKeneally Ah! Good point. Maybe the word is “reject” then? I completely understand not wanting to make an accusati..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9w

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@EtihadHelp @Westpac The error message is: “The system was unable to authorize the credit card. (pe1)”

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@jpwarren @trentyarwood @SnarkyPlatypus That’s the retail sale price, apparently. I guess the wholesale price at po..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…un

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Things just catch fire sometimes. twitter.com/formalbeer/sta…

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“Bulk of Queensland strawberry rescue fund used for ad campaign,” because of course it was. sbs.com.au/news/bulk-of-q…

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@EtihadHelp Hi. I have a booking, and I’m trying to book some specific seats, but when I try to pay, my cards are d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3i

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juhasaarinen Somehow dying doesn’t seem like a bad thing… twitter.com/iTnews_au/stat…

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@NewtonMark @elronxenu @jonoabroad This is why I feel like I’m being judged.

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@JustJimWillDo @juhasaarinen I have removed Etihad from this thread because they have done us no harm.

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@Health_Privacy @trentyarwood Thanks. Saves me looking it up. I’d previously read a brief explanation that didn’t have that level of detail.

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intelwire NARRATOR: It was not deliberate. pic.twitter.com/PsbudA5ZYC

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WombatOnPatrol Wombat wisdom. Try not to be a dick. You never know who’s watching. pic.twitter.com/Vh0OW2Bdwd

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Meanwhile, @EtihadAirways is trying to up-sell me some space. I should’ve worked this into the plan. pic.twitter.com/M0KMenblmu

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@NewtonMark OK, I understand all this, Knowing the weather of our old patch as I do, I can see how this will work…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QA

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I am now reading this weather thread by @NewtonMark because this is the one for our flight to South Australia on Fr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KQ

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@Pozible GO ON, SUPPORT MY TERRIBLE PODCASTS. IF YOU HAVEN’T HEARD ANY BEFORE, THERE’S A FEW ON THE CAMPAIGN PAGE…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0m

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HURRAH! “The 9pm Flying Visits” @Pozible campaign just hit its first target. Thanks everyone. I’ve just set a stret..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tv

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@aqualung So I am. Thanks so much, Ric. I’m just getting the next stage under way.

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Wed plan, update: The indoor day continues, with a mix of client sysadmin tasks, comms, planning for next week, sto..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…53

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samanthamaiden Turns out Michelle Gurthrie’s “leadership style” when cornered isn’t bad. She’s stoically silent while board leaks..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uw

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@MeganPrictor As far as I know, no. Even the media buy hasn’t been tabled, let alone a list of other connections. W..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2b

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BlogsofWar “She never told anyone,” said Watters’ son, Robin. “She was fully aware of the gravity of what she was doing. It wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jo

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This may be true, but health care providers get cash incentives to sign up and opt people in. twitter.com/trentyarwood/s…

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@jeamland This needs so be agreed through COAG somehow.

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mumbrella A lot can change in a year…

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@Textasniffa I certainly hope so, but from the radar it looks like it’s heading to the north-east.

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teknetia This ABC debacle is turning into quite the soap opera! Have the staff lit anything alight yet?

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GrogsGamut Which is probably a bit low compared to every other organisation the land twitter.com/michaelkoziol/…

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@Taezar @wileyfuller Oh. I thought it was a cockatoo.

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@tacticalmaid 4.2mm so far today at Mt Boyce, and it feels like much the same here. 10mm total forecast for the usual until-9am period.

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Penrith is about to cop a really wet rain cell.

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sallywhyte For my fellow governance nerds, here’s the legislation on why Justin Milne literally can’t be sacked. crikey.com.au/2018/09/26/why…

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@NewtonMark Best to be on the safe side, I reckon.

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dobes STAND BACK!!

And take a bow Aditya Soni and Reuters. Well fucking done!! pic.twitter.com/8PP1I8FvSI

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The White House is a Well-Oiled Machine, part 533. twitter.com/indivis_Nville…

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@nazzer Ta for the commentary. I wonder how many will click to override. So many security problems are related to “..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aK

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@Meshel_Laurie @KKeneally Not that cool. I should have been more patronising. I’m letting down my gender. Or someth..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yN

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It’s a good lunchtime. We’re at 33 supported and 94% of the first target. Thank you all, and let’s keep going…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6S

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@nazzer Sigh. We all know why. Because the world is stupid.

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@juhasaarinen @dobes Grrr. Did they make you put it in the scare-quotes?

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Now 32 supporters and 91%. Thank you all. Should we hit that target today, I’ll set up the stretch goal and update..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e9

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@jonkudelka Yes, it’s probably better to play hard to get.

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Goddammit why didn’t I think of cyber-rattling, @dobes? twitter.com/GovMattersTV/s…

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@nazzer Pffft! Why do you hate the future? Don’t be such a sook.

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@jonkudelka Sorry, yes of course. Have you contacted MONA to make it a permanent exhibit?

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SnarkyPlatypus I see the ABC has finally decided to become an Eastenders specials week.

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Now with 30 supporters, and 87% of the way to the first target. Thanks to you glorious if slightly worrying people…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rl

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MagikMilly Captain James Cook first stepped ashore on Jan 26th 1788.

Despite being dead for nearly 9 years, of course.

Why w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DN

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simongerman600 Engineering oddity: Turns out there is such a thing as a silencer for artillery. German residents close to a Bundes..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ki

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PhillipAdams_1 At ABC getting organized for tonight’s LeninL. About to be a staff demo demanding Justin’s resignation. Haven’t s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1V

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It gets more complicated. “Nine Liberal Politicians Have Spent Hundreds Of Thousands Of Taxpayers’ Dollars At A Pri..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wq

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@mogadeet No idea. I’ve only seen a couple of their things. I should probably find out.

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@domknight Everyone involve should be put into a holding pen until we figure out what to do with them.

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domknight Do we know who played Larry? I’d like to interview him someday about why he agreed and whether he knew he’d become..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zN

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firstdogonmoon if i can’t be the abc md maybe i could chair the board because obviously that position is vacant now

SERIOUSLY HO..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tj

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stilgherrian A Message from Larry. pic.twitter.com/C2hPlFBgqs

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ViscountBrooky EXCLUSIVE: ABC chairman Justin Milne pressured former MD Michelle Guthrie on Andrew Probyn, Tonightly, Triple J Hot..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Be

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@nz_liam @VallescuraRule Well, there was a certain amount of coercion involved too.

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SEE WHAT I MEAN!

Actually “decisioning” is a more modern form of “decideifying”. twitter.com/oberonsghost/s…

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This is indeed a well-made campaign video. Obviously it paints the worst-case scenario, but there’s nothing in the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WG

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StephieBorys Shadow Communications Minister Michelle Rowland called the ABC Chairman this morning, asking for an explanation. Sh..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cn

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@DDsD It’s the highest number they could legitimately claim from the one test they did that turned out best (the ot..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oS

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I’m a descriptivist. I just think there should be standards. twitter.com/trentyarwood/s…

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Johnny__Rage It’s good… But you just killed the hostage… 🤔 pic.twitter.com/x7v3myOxMJ

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Look, everyone, can you please use words properly?

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DrMoniqueMann Tune in tonight @abcnews @RadioNational late night live w @PhillipAdams_1 22:00 to 23:00 to hear me on all the many..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ss

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MargaretSimons I hear that Michelle Guthrie is sending or has sent the ABC Board a letter threatening defamation action

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@KKeneally Just quietly, Senator, please go with “denied” or similar rather than “refuted”. The two more usual mean..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…la

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VallescuraRule This whole Leave vs Remain argument is getting ridiculous… pic.twitter.com/5zMGuTCtUw

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If my understanding is correct, the Morrison government’s somewhat empty legislative agenda is being filled with the Prime Minister’s foot.

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NickEvershed here’s an old thing I did looking at the distribution of printing and comms entitlements, and how it just happens,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X6

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ByRosenberg Salary needed to afford monthly home payments (after putting 20% down), by metro area
1. San Jose $275k
2. San Fran..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5K

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Pollytics For younger folks - printers and political rorting has an extremely long and wide history in Australia. The fact it..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pt

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Listening to @Bloomberg’s Decryption podcast, “Making Sense of Tesla’s Deepening Crisis” pca.st/X74n Te..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lk

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Hey @R_Chirgwin, the @rainparrot says we’re getting 10mm of rain today, with a big chunk of it just minutes from no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OF

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heldavidson Emma Alberici calls claims ABC chairman Justin Milne wanted Michelle Guthrie to sack her ‘disappointing, distressin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tK

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dobes I’m shocked its that low!

ping @ClaireVM @jeremycoombes twitter.com/DDsD/status/10…

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rod3000 This may be the funniest News Corp magical realism fever dream published today (He’s referring to the 14 story Buil..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9K

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I haven’t clicked through to read any of this yet, but it does look interesting. twitter.com/privacyint/sta…

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GreenJ Meanwhile at ⁦@SpectatorOzpic.twitter.com/CBqCntGZ3K

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Thanks to 26 strange and lovely people we’re now 82% of the way to the first target. stilgherrian.com/flying

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FINAL 36 HOURS: Please pledge your support to “The 9pm Flying Visits” @Pozible campaign and support my terrible pod..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UN

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@juhasaarinen Ignorance is bliss, stupidity is ecstasy.

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cathywilcox1 Blast from the past. twitter.com/cathywilcox1/s…

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Wed plan, draft: An indoor day, with a mix of client sysadmin tasks, comms, planning for next week, story pitches,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tp

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Today is a soggy day, thanks to @CARROT_app. Joy. We needs soggy days. pic.twitter.com/jN6V3dyZkg

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@ApostrophePong I’m bringing clothes for variable weather. My flight is scheduled to arrive at 1640 EST on Monday.

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jason_a_w do I text him back pic.twitter.com/PB4Q7S3W7M

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Wednesday. It gets more complicated by the minute. Wednesday.

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