Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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November 2nd, 2018

matthew_d_green Communication systems used by US intelligence agencies were compromised. This story makes me nauseous. It’s like re..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kk

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matthew_d_green Analysis of a downed Russian drone in eastern Ukraine. Looks like a toy but can jam/intercept cellular signals on m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nb

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@DrMobs @jonkudelka @SnarkyPlatypus It is not the only one. It is their scout. Reconnaissance. More will follow.

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@jonkudelka @SnarkyPlatypus There is this one beetle that insists on walking across my leg no matter how many times I push it away.

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Dear Everyone, your beetles jokes are shite. Obvious. And shite.

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Being attacked by beetles.

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I continue to be fascinating and horrified by America’s addiction to the magical polygraph. twitter.com/MalwareJake/st…

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MalwareJake The US government has the best* cybersecurity talent anywhere!

* That will work for below market wages
** That don..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mL

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bigjsl It’s a pity he’s dead because he would have been perfect to play ScoMo in the inevitable telemovie. goo.gl/images/v2FgSh

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purserj And here’s your disturbing fact of the day. The chainsaw was originally invented to perform surgery during childbir..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GQ

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@llc1138 I’m pretty sure he was just apologising for the political and media entourage, but what a word choice.

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arizclint Tier 1 trolling twitter.com/EliotHiggins/s…

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@ashabeeeee There will much whinging in the media.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @mattjhatton @rainparrot @R_Chirgwin Any moment now, though it won’t be as heavy as up here.

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BootstrapCook 1. I earn £8.20 an hour.
2. I recently donated £800 of tins to Edinburgh food bank who were at risk of closure.
3…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tB

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@ashabeeeee Their machines are broken. Well, Telstra is broken.

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@ashabeeeee They can if there’s no other way for them to take money.

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@Taco_Lad Was that the ’85 model or the ’86?

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glengyron Peaking and you know the bass is about to drop. pic.twitter.com/eJwnrK4zY0

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@BackgroundBrief Yeah @BackgroundBrief continues to be one of the consistently excellent media productions in Austr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PD

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Hey @SnarkyPlatypus did you see this story last week? Some brilliant research. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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marrowing the telstra 3g outage today does have one small silver lining pic.twitter.com/O0NW7aLQdD

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Listening to this week’s @BackgroundBrief, “Two years of Trump” recorded in Virginia. Fantastic work. pca.st/Lc8C

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NuclearAnthro Netanyahu already does. twitter.com/jimgoldgeier/s…

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charliearchy Some things just call for a screenshot and an “lol.” pic.twitter.com/vWrj7BgRSd

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LewSOS If you’re worried about bacterial contamination in reusable shopping bags wait until you hear about refrigerators

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@NanoRaptor Just heard my first thunder. This will be fun.

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@mattjhatton @rainparrot It only hit 29C up here, so it’s not as critical.

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@NewtonMark @JustJimWillDo I was expecting it to over-correct and back into the ship behind.

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NewtonMark So good. twitter.com/twiddlekins/st…

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@mattjhatton @rainparrot The @rainparrot now has it 50 minutes away for me. Dunno where its brain was just before.

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Detailed Severe Thunderstorm Warning for DAMAGING WINDS
For people in Wollondilly / Wingecarribee, Greater Wollongo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lf

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@mattjhatton The @rainparrot is telling me 4.5 hours to go here.

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NewtonMark To be fair, desecrating corpses probably isn’t the worst thing @AndrewConstance has been responsible for. twitter.com/7NewsSydney/st…

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JohnSafran *sung in Johnny Cash voice* pic.twitter.com/Sp3ATw6l7O

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@SnarkyPlatypus @PointlessAU Yes, and they’re identical in every way.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @PointlessAU Redgum is “He was Only 19” and the song is full of problems. I missed the Warney answer.

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@emmackat @PointlessAU I reckon 23 is better than 43 though.

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MatthewBevan My son currently doesn’t know the difference between a goose and a ghost and I think that probably qualifies him to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qm

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@Max_Gross @YaThinkN I was hoping you meant Tim Bailey, but yes Tony Abbott will do.

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markhumphries I thought becoming a quiz show host would be the weirdest thing to happen to me this year. twitter.com/scottmorrisonm…

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Finally, settling into watching @PointlessAU after enduring that tedious blabbertwat Tim Bailey.

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TheShovel Sky News says Ross Cameron’s words were unacceptable and has reminded its staff to use more measured language when..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vP

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iammrdom Chilling in the shade with my pet stumpy tailed lizard Sid. Good times. pic.twitter.com/LNeE8IwUGV

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aaaarrrroooOOOOHHHHHHJ~!~!@!!11q twitter.com/RossCameron4/s…

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Wow. This is Tone Def at his most tone deaf. “Tony Abbott says: ‘Thank you for putting up with the invasion’” sbs.com.au/nitv/nitv-news…

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I look at problems like this one today and wonder, “How many 9s of reliability do people expect in life?” Because 9..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xb

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upulie As a scientist I am constantly amazed by the depth of Indigenous knowledge and anyone who thinks it’s somehow lesse..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qd

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oberonsghost Insert your own allegory here. twitter.com/abcnews/status…

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AusSpaceAgency The Royal Australian Mint commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing on 21 July 1969, with coi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8Z

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@jpwarren @voltagex That said, I made this in 2007 but never posted it. pic.twitter.com/C6AsAfnFNB

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@voltagex Worst sex toy ever, that thing in the second photo.

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qldtreasury More than 6600 square kilometres of unexplored land in gas-rich Queensland is to be opened up for exploration – mortwitter.com/i/web/status/1…tqtx

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AusAntarctic Aurora from the Aurora. Last night’s light show from the helideck of Australia’s icebreaker Aurora Australis on its..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…c1

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“Trump admin will apparently not renew program to fight domestic terror” nbcnews.com/politics/natio…

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PointlessAU Hey! Forget Friday night post-work drinks, no one’s got time for that. Head home for a fresh ep of ins..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oc

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dobes I’m a massive fan of CVC pants. twitter.com/zdnetaustralia…

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mitchysuch How the fuck did buying meat from a grocery store and eating it become something that was masculine. Bugs Bunny ate..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Aq

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“Will Voter Suppression Swing the 2018 Midterms?” A wonderful discussion from @Rewire_News’ “Boom! Lawyered” pca.st/4Xmd

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@arizclint Well, a confused old man wandering in the park at night… He could be anyone’s granddad. They can relate.

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NSWRFS We are monitoring a band of lightning activity as it moves across parts of the state this afternoon. These strikes..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ov

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HAHAHAHAHAHA. HAHAHA. HAHAHAHA. HAHAHAHA. [Deep breath.] HAHAHAHA. HAHA. HAHAHAHAHAHA. HAHA. HAHA. HA. HA. [Falls t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jm

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“Why didn’t humanity save the planet? Perhaps they were busy,” hypothesises @firstdogonmoon, futuristically…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ca

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“Labor and Coalition roll out ‘eye-popping’ spending commitments ahead of Victorian election” abc.net.au/news/2018-11-0…

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@jonoabroad “Production resuming Q4 2018,” it says here. twitter.com/CovertContact

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We live in strange and dangerous times. twitter.com/ScottMorrisonM…

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CanberraDSN Amazing flying skills as aircraft tankers drop water on the Pierces Creek fire front.
This footage makes it look li..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tj

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Netsnipe I’m incredibly proud to say that I was taught cybersecurity and how to be paranoid by one of the best..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9m

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@smperris @SnarkyPlatypus Maybe the Woolworths on the other side is part of it.

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RossCameron4 In a world where trust seems hard to place, the Moon will never let you down.

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jonkudelka Fair bit going on in this paragraph. pic.twitter.com/shi8CvP0QW

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@SnarkyPlatypus This isn’t the best set of locations for sitting and taking notes, so your phone camera makes a goo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UT

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@SnarkyPlatypus Make it 1200 then. :) With plenty of word pictures.

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MaxFagin November is here, and that means a massive shift is coming. And by “massive” I am of course referring to the redefi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bz

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burgotastic There is not one person in this shot that doesn’t look like they’ve murdered at least one person twitter.com/workmanalice/s…

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@SnarkyPlatypus The search phrase is “anthropomorphic cannibalism”. pic.twitter.com/ISOMvvXRP4

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juhasaarinen This will go exactly as well as Flickr imagined it would. twitter.com/richdemuro/sta…

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@franksting @garystark Great work. We don’t have the pretty interface here at @bunjaree, but we store the electrons..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VN

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Must-listen @HistoryHit episode: “Russian interference in elections with @calder_waltonpca.st/jKHh Ve..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mB

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BOM_NSW A Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for damaging winds in western NSW. See ow.ly/f15G30mt3Sv for d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lY

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@franksting @garystark I honestly didn’t think it was going to flower this year, so I was chuffed when it first started to bud.

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HappySinger Sky News: you’re allowed to be a racist, just not a 1970s racist.

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@darrenpauli What’s even more amazing is that the plant is little more than that bunch of leaves on a stick. It’s e..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xa

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Fri plan, as amended: An unexpected three-hour nap has wiped out the day’s productivity. I’ll poke at email and may..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mA

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Despite Sky News’ comments about this having no place in modern society, you don’t have to look too far to find it..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…48

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AntonioParis Are you lonely? Don’t be. Demodex is a type of mite that lives on your face. Friends forever. pic.twitter.com/x8rnTsWIZn

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danilic Oh boy…Tonight’s @ARationalFear is going to be huge:
(8:30pm at @giantdwarf ) pic.twitter.com/Z3PVk5R1N0

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alexsmann The three more members have 10 days to respond to the show cause notices or they’ll be forcefully expelled.

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alexsmann BREAKING: NSW Nationals Exec expel 19 members from the party and send show cause notices to 3 more after concluding..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qO

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@dobes I have now. They’re not meant to do that, are they.

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chrissyteigen This is literally just a graph proving people had to google your dumbass to figure out who you are twitter.com/jacobawohl/sta…

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@expectproblems “Hollywood is already here — it’s just not very evenly distributed.”

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@SnarkyPlatypus @dobes To be clear, I didn’t make the thing. It was floating around earlier. Also, he’s “Ye” now.

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flyosity Fuck Peter Thiel. pic.twitter.com/c7QSTke9OY

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“Billionaire [@mcannonbrookes] tackles government ‘dishonesty’ on renewables” smh.com.au/business/the-e… Contains some..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fg

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TerribleMaps Potential EU leaving names pic.twitter.com/046FhrZ6ol

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@MarinaHyde My pleasure. A great way to start my day.

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@seanpryor @MarinaHyde I don’t even read the comments on my own stories, let alone anyone else’s.

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“Think of the intellectual dark web as a very whiny superhero team. Marvel’s A-Whingers. Guardians of the Galaxy Br..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pd

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This is magnificent. “Pity Jordan Peterson. Can a giant lobster analogy ever replace a sense of humour?” by..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZH

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jpwarren “breastaurant pastiche hegemony” was not a phrase I expected to read today. Nor any other day. twitter.com/ConceptualJame…

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todayininfosec 1992: Bruce Sterling’s book “The Hacker Crackdown: Law and Disorder on the Electronic Frontier” was published. It c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5c

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Counterpoint: Google workers ARE its corporate culture. twitter.com/juhasaarinen/s…

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Not only is this brilliant, @markhumphries, I’m awarding extra points for “trouser wink”. twitter.com/markhumphries/…

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markhumphries The visionary behind Scott Morrison’s online videos.
pic.twitter.com/kiU0NcUpAG

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jonkudelka Bottoms Up in today’s @australian pic.twitter.com/rBFX8eh0ut

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Hey @dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard, it looks like the asteroid mining industry is booming! twitter.com/fcain/status/1…

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@oberonsghost @SnarkyPlatypus It would be more feasible these days than the original Acoustic Kitty. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acoustic_…

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noniq A gem found in the current issue of @WIRED 😂 pic.twitter.com/cfUm0TG9tR

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So yesterday I mentioned “How to Lie with Statistics” (1954), and that you might like to track down a PDF. Check th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ej

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Fri plan, draft: Sausages; “research” and story pitches; write for @zdnetaustralia, perhaps, depending on the previ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ar

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SnarkyPlatypus Surely the Mandarin Duck in New York is a sign of increasing PRC hegemony. Shouldn’t white people be scared? THE SY..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dD

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Cognitive dissonance team to PMO, stat! twitter.com/SBSNews/status…

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Oh great, I think I’ve had a spider explosion.

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Pinboard It says something (I have no idea what!) about Google that both attempts at a walkout transformed into an on-campus..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ci

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This random observation got way more attention than I would’ve expected. Some for “cybersleet”, some for the diseas..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ma

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Today’s temperature is actually quite manageable here in the Blue Mountains. Thank you, @CARROT_app. You folks can..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xd

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jeremysear The 34 dickhead Anglican schools that specifically wrote to MPs demanding that they retain the power to sack staff..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…y0

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@purserj @dobes @rohan_p The wheels of justice move slowly.

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@SnarkyPlatypus It’s a good duck, though I’m guessing the story isn’t getting much of a run in East Asia.

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I was going to sleep in for a bit, but I decided I just had to show @dobes and @rohan_p this goose. “Antifa has arr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1q

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Friday. Get in The Van and sing, motherfuckers. Sing! Friday.

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