Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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November 1st, 2018

Histreepix Margaret Thatcher began life as a minor character on Coronation Street, before going on to star in The Conservative..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…62

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“The Russian Nerpa system will be the world’s first armed counter-diver unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV)”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fN

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“In 1835 the British parliament granted £20m in compensation (40% of the total British income, equivalent to some £..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6B

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“Colonial Australia’s foundation is stained with the profits of British slavery” by @PPDaley (21 Sep) theguardian.com/world/2018/sep…

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Well here’s an amazing photo of an A-10 over Afghanistan taken by USAF Staff Sgt Corey Hook. pic.twitter.com/1s1Vd8Lf6N

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“BBC How They Dug the Victoria Line” youtube.com/watch?v=GwRRSJ… Wonderful 1960s engineering porn from the time before..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oq

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PhilosophyCuck Breitbart wrote this in an article on the Frankfurt school and I don’t know if I should laugh or cry pic.twitter.com/tS8hpfQDmy

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joshgnosis So it turns out Home Affairs didn’t put any documents in these folders Dutton had. righttoknow.org.au/request/tony_b… twitter.com/TomMcIlroy/sta…

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@as_clouds_go_by Hmmm. Maybe there was a qualifying thing that was only spoken. I’m not so curious that I want to p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5H

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garthk Or, as we like to put it here, a Captain of Industry. twitter.com/PhilipSoos/sta…

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@SnarkyPlatypus @PointlessAU I AM APPALLED AT HOW FEW PEOPLE KNEW THE LAST ONE.

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thetowncrier Jon Stewart on Donald Trump: “I think the journalists have taken it personally. They’re personally wounded and offe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ys

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iTnews_au NBN Co to cull 200 network ops roles: Exclusive: Partially offset with 100 new positions. itnews.com.au/news/nbn-co-to…

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markhumphries Don’t watch the 6 o’clock news, it rots your brain. Watch some weird quiz shown on @Channel10AU instead. twitter.com/markhumphries/…

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@Viss @hacks4pancakes @ErrataRob @PaulM I can see how this would soon become a thing.

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tfswebb i’ve received hundreds of responses to my apostrophe piece, but few are as honest as this one pic.twitter.com/el8BVLvq6a

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@pagedaemon Apparently not, but that’s a whole new rabbit-hole for me.

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“Australian encryption-busting Bill fatally flawed: UN Special Rapporteur” by @dobes (29 Oct) zdnet.com/article/austra…

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maxuthink *scott morrison pulls up a chair and sits backwards* g’day Australians, I believe… ah *attempts to twist off the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cl

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AmyRemeikis If I was the under siege leader of a political party, I probably wouldn’t be photographed with my hands off the whe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7o

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upulie Public Service Announcement for the greater Ballarat area: twitter.com/jogilvie17/sta…

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Just bought this because someone recommended it yesterday. “The Biggest Estate on Earth” amazon.com.au/dp/B006VOJ4KQ/ Cu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6G

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“Deng Xiaoping’s son urges China to ‘know its place’ and not be ‘overbearing’” scmp.com/news/china/pol…

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LFDodds It’s happened! @Twitter has added the easy toggle between algorithmic and chronological timeline which was announce..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dy

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Patrickavenell “WE ARE RESPECTED AGAIN” twitter.com/mattyglesias/s…

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“Michael Pezzullo: know thy place, public servants, and focus on the facts” themandarin.com.au/100625-michael…

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@PSyvret @GrahamPerrettMP Yep, excellent work. Now I want to find some Ukrainian TV footage of outraged shoppers,.

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@sAME__dIFF @Stevie_Easton Hah! Well in this case I’m not at all sure. Time for me to update my knowledge.

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James_Jeffrey One has to admire the speedy turnaround time twitter.com/australian/sta…

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“The meat skeleton was on display at a Ukraine butcher.” au.news.yahoo.com/butchers-canni… pic.twitter.com/uPIq3ftTtD

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Y7News Sydney nightclub identity John Macris has reportedly been gunned down in Greece.
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@sAME__dIFF @Stevie_Easton Note my caveat there, though. It’s been a while since I’ve looked at this in detail.

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@sAME__dIFF @Stevie_Easton No, the real-time follow-the-dots is to prevent someone else logging in with a photo or..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gE

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Me at @zdnetaustralia Wed: “@AustCyber to figure out what ‘cyber skills’ actually are” zdnet.com/article/austcy…

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@aspientiae No, that’s more of a mystery. Note the best signage technology to have used, in my view.

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@DrRhysPockett Lies, damn lies, and real estate figures.

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@aspientiae See, it really is quite straightforward. :)

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Here’s a sample page from “How to Lie with Statistics” (1954). pic.twitter.com/TZt166MMMH

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@zyzzyvamedia We live in strange and dangerous times.

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It’s very easy to find a PDF of the book to download for your reading pleasure.

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MichaelRoddan house prices have now crashed to their lowest point since…..2017 pic.twitter.com/pBje1SXCmC

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@erstkate Alien eggs behind your eyeballs are starting to hatch.

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dobes Malcolm rebukes the lashing out.

Amazing content. twitter.com/TurnbullMalcol…

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Also, they know every single smartphone is a “voice recorder”, right? Mild hilarity.

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How do they think journalists work in the 21st century? Even those who know shorthand generally make a recording to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8c

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“First look at the new myGovID in action as Tax File Number trial begins” by @Stevie_Easton themandarin.com.au/100745-first-l… pic.twitter.com/Beu6GNPUes

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“Australia kicks off myGovID pilot. Applying for a Tax File Number is the first test case under Australia’s new dig..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DL

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“Is FOMO making enterprises unnecessarily leap into blockchain? Gartner believes blockchain in its current level of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kb

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James_Jeffrey It probably doesn’t mean anything but at the only mention of Turnbull’s name during the Alan Jones interview, the o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AX

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_FloridaMan Firefighters Rescue Florida Man Who Climbed Down Well to Prove He Can Get Back Out wftv.com/news/local/tra… pic.twitter.com/sWNcl4AdmY

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sspencer_63 Extraordinary stuff. Turnbull accusing Morrison of flat out lying about him to Alan Jones this morning. twitter.com/TurnbullMalcol…

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egadheg @therevmountain @MichaelRoddan I knew if I googled this phrase it would show up somewhere pic.twitter.com/t9UXWnDWI1

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@dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard Yeah I’m pretty sure it’s random so that the links look organic.

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I think @dobes and @rohan_p and @davidgerard would like to link to this resource. pic.twitter.com/ohmjfjA0BL

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dobes This is fun! twitter.com/TurnbullMalcol…

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Thu plan, outline draft: Slow start (in progress); administrivia; stare at the inbox and weep; early night, unlike last night.

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oberonsghost First time I’ve seen this error message. pic.twitter.com/TFauP4Oa9q

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adavid Amateur golfer masquerading as a President trumpgolfcount.com

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TimdeSousa Sven Blummel, Vic Info Commissioner: “it annoys me when I hear governments refer to their customers. Customers are..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZU

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pixelatedboat Wow! First look at Henry Cavill as “J” in Netflix’s Tetris: pic.twitter.com/13MVtkZUiJ

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TheDweck Ted Cruz is the only person who pretends to be a serial killer to be MORE likable twitter.com/tedcruz/status…

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Wondering whether to scroll back.

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MarkDiStef Waitrose Food editor resigns after making comments to a freelance vegan journalist about killing vegans and force-f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OM

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NSWRFS Updated forecast for tomorrow (Fri 2nd Nov) shows severe fire danger likely for Sydney, Hunter, Illawarra/Shoalhave..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gl

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FlightAlerts_ More pictures of which safely diverted to Buenos Aires earlier today after the aircraft encountered a sever..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TX

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isaac_kfir More cutting edge research from @ASPI_ICPC twitter.com/abcnews/status…

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“The whole city,” eh? I call bullshit. Nice duck, though. twitter.com/SBSNews/status…

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As I was typing the first bit of “suspect” my phone wanted to change it to “systemd” and now I want to crush my phone and I want to cry.

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Thursday. If in doubt, suspect the cheese. Thursday.

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@ScottMorrisonMP Who in their right mind would want @ScottMorrisonMP to represent them on the world stage? Where is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SX

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@ScottMorrisonMP Wow OK I’m slow but I’ve just realised that “PM Scott Morrison” is now something we say to other n..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TU

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@ScottMorrisonMP It’s not up to me to say that the prime minister of Australia is a hopeless joke, but it’s up to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VX

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@ScottMorrisonMP No look I’m sure that @ScottMorrisonMP will articulate his vision for Australia some time between..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fz

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Still, @ScottMorrisonMP, you’re having a go, and we love you for it. Which is to say, we’re enjoying you riding the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KX

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How fucked in the head would you have to be to think that whether you had the demonstrated skill to safely drive a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vj

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So the interim Prime Minister of Australia is so stupid that he doesn’t know that driver’s licenses don’t record ge..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uX

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I can’t believe I just corrected a tweet because I misspelt “rootability”.

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What is the intersection between “cybersecurity” and “rootability”? This is basically my life problem right now.

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IT IS AFTER MIDNIGHT WHAT DO YOU EXPECT.

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pixelatedboat There has never been a better time to be some kind of weird fucking grifter

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@taosecurity I’m not picking on you, Richard, because you got it. On the other hand… :)

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“Oh yeah, that’s what we meant by ‘ATP’” you goddam frauds. Some of us were watching, you pricks.

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While true, I can’t help but thinking this is retcon. twitter.com/taosecurity/st…

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EVERYTHING IS TERRIBLE AND IT IS YOUR FAULT.

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