Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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December 4th, 2018

freakonometrics Cohort and Age Effects xkcd.com/2080 pic.twitter.com/F9qJxVBW5u

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We are here at this @Sydney_Ideas event and I believe @SnarkyPlatypus intends to live tweet it. May God have mercy..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…By

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@mattdasilva @mcannonbrookes @deniseshrivell I can talk about this, but it’s not anything to do with the legislatio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eF

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TfL We’ve tracked down the very best London themed playlists.

From the Olympics Opening Ceremony to all the tracks th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QR

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cmkusher From their peak there have now been some fairly large value falls across the Sydney SA4 regions: Ryde, Sutherland a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4X

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richardaedy tfw you calculate your best chance of being returned as a Senator (not backed by a major party, who most people hav..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9p

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Spivonomist I just learned that Mike Pence’s middle name is Charles.

So together they’re DJ Trump and MC Pence.

wtf?

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“Coalition and Labor strike deal on encryption legislation” by @dobes, and it confuses me. zd.net/2rkJJKc

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If you do cybers for the Australian government, or for one of their suppliers, you might like to read this. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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FinancialReview Here is today’s @roweafr cartoon. For more cartoons: bit.ly/2N8aUQX pic.twitter.com/ZLQn41eG8f

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@dobes I’m creaning myself at the prospect.

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GreenJ Parliamentary dress standards …

1. Inappropriate ..pic.twitter.com/eLdS8YgrXgXg

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Spotted earlier: BOTTOMLESS CHAMPAGNE LUNCH. pic.twitter.com/wfPCBpRipi

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I’ll be at the appointed place slightly earlier than scheduled.

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@R_Chirgwin @rohan_p The secret gravity drive of the UFOs distorts space and time.

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@SnarkyPlatypus If they’re Doing Things Right, they’ll have the Eventbrite manager app on a device and they’ll scan..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ht

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@DavidFeng What the fuck are you on about now, David?

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@SnarkyPlatypus “Should” is one of those tricky words…

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James_Jeffrey Still got five hours for this prophecy to come true twitter.com/James_Jeffrey/…

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@rohan_p @R_Chirgwin @GladysB The main reason they don’t do high-speed rail under the Blue Mountains is that it’d r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sZ

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@joelpmichael The TS requirements have been there for a good few years. I’d have to check exactly when, but then I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Me

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@garthk I don’t think so. It might be raining.

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ICYMI earlier, @MatthewBevan’s excellent thread on why @GladysB’s HURRAH HIGH SPEED RAIL announcement today is almo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…z0

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burgotastic No, let them come twitter.com/RT_com/status/…

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@JustJimWillDo It seems a reasonable response, given the circumstances.

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lyndalcurtis The PMs. The handshakes. The purple ties. pic.twitter.com/64YxnR14o7

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CillizzaCNN This picture does not convince me twitter.com/gqmagazine/sta…

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D_Keating Daily reminder that politics are no longer about public policy, decision making, and betterment of the country: it’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zS

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“US, China and Russia have maintained their distance from the agreement,” for some reason. [Smirk]

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“Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace” has attracted more than 450 signatories. circleid.com/posts/20181203…

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AusAirForce Our 1st two @thef35 Joint Strike Fighters are on their way from @LukeAFB. They’ll arrive at their new home at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ce

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@joelpmichael It’s been steadily evolving, and this is a big chunk of evolution.

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@jeamland I don’t understand any of these things and I don’t want to understand any of these things.

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stilgherrian @zdnetaustralia @CyberGovAU I should stress that this is the new version of the manual that all Australian governme..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bx

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stilgherrian Me at @zdnetaustralia: “CISOs given cyber leadership role in Australia’s new Information Security Manual” from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bE

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jarrodspector Hey @kanyewest so cool that you’re here at @TheCherShow! If you look up from your cell phone you’ll see we’re doing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xg

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Approaching The Place Where There Are Antlers.

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stephendziedzic Missed this on the weekend - FOI docs show @victoriauninews cancelled an anti-CCP film screening after the Chinese..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…J4

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BradMossEsq Friday will be big twitter.com/isikoff/status…

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HuffPostUK We’ve deleted an earlier version of this video that incorrectly described Sir David Attenborough as a ‘naturist.’ W..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mn

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RampCapitalLLC “Trading is a job with low stress and you get to work from home.”

-Harold (28 years old) pic.twitter.com/LUdq7mMAPA

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LiveTrafficSyd RYDE: All southbound lanes and 2 of 3 northbound lanes are closed on Church St at Junction St due to a multi vehicl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…44

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FelixColgrave Your post has been flagged as Too Rude for Tumblr™ based on our following community guidelines:

• Scorpions do NOT..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KO

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MikePrevost3 This is priceless. This imbecile made a typo that created a link. Click on it and see what opens. 🤣

Whoever did th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IN

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stephendziedzic Every time I hear “high speed rail” I immediately think of Mark Colvin, who introduced a 2011 story on yet another..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eg

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@dobes @purserj @franksting It was part of a reorganisation. Sydney Trains and TrainLink NSW are separate managemen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yI

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mikko Brutal. pic.twitter.com/MQJq8aRxPs

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glengyron The worse thing about the HSR fantasy is it yet again undermines @GladysB’s genuine strength: public transport delivery.

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@zdnetaustralia @CyberGovAU I should stress that this is the new version of the manual that all Australian governme..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bx

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Me at @zdnetaustralia: “CISOs given cyber leadership role in Australia’s new Information Security Manual” from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bE

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Even then, “helper” locomotives were stationed at Zig Zag to provide some extra voomph* on the uphill journey.

* T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…u8

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MatthewBevan If you’ve ever been up to Katoomba, you’ll know that’s a steep, bendy route. But that’s the easy part. It’s getting..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VD

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MatthewBevan Then… there’s the Blue Mountains. There are essentially only two routes across the Blue Mountains unless you want..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OR

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bradheath DOJ also says that when President Trump comments on national security matters on Twitter, that doesn’t mean his sta..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…29

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To be clear, they didn’t say they’d start work as such. They said they’d start a feasibility study. Which they can..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TO

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I’m loving this straight line from Sydney to Lithgow, through the entirely imaginary Great Dividing Range. I want t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vz

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MatthewBevan Heading south, you’ve got the Illawarra escarpment to contend with, if you want the train to come down to Wollongon..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TV

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MatthewBevan A 2013 study found that the cost of navigating this section alone would be around $5 billion, and would require abo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nf

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MatthewBevan Heading north, the Hawkesbury River is your problem. It’s wide, and surrounded by high cliffs. In order to get from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dm

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MatthewBevan Sydney is in a very problematic place. The only one of these four routes that could be done easily is the one to Ca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gh

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MatthewBevan Essentially, they’ve drawn some lines on some maps. Let me explain briefly why this ignores a lot of work that’s al..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fr

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MatthewBevan The NSW Government has released the standard “look, fast rail would be nice” announcement before the election. nsw.gov.au/improving-nsw/…

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glengyron At least young women and Muslims and young female Muslims get a break from the Oz. twitter.com/john_hanna/sta…

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k8em0 “The era of the fourth industrial revolution calls for a fourth generation espionage: fusing our traditional human..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BQ

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h_alexander “As Chief I rarely speak in public. I am a spy. And less is more. This is only my second public speech in 4 years;..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8v

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Popehat Question: what kind of moron would you have to be to work for Milo without getting paid up front?

Answer: pic.twitter.com/hrIr6LRqJ1

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Tue plan, confirmed: Finish @zdnetaustralia thing (done); 0924 train to Sydney (now); 1145 medico; 1400 meeting, Sy..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vf

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cortney_dc I read this and thought, “9 million dollars is sad, but not that crazy”… then I noticed the “b”, as in “billion”…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3u

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@JohnBirmingham Meanwhile, “BBC Trending: The ‘right to bare arms’ in Australia’s parliament” bbc.com/news/blogs-tre…

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It’s not often one gets to read the word “roistering”, @JohnBirmingham, and I feel better for it.

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“Lady wrists and female sex elbows”! twitter.com/brisbanetimes/…

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@juhasaarinen The word “endoscope” just came to mind…

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@eightiestragic Now you’re not going to sell any video conference gear with that attitude!

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ClickHole Fuck Off, Babies: 11 Babies We Don’t Give A Shit About clckhl.co/2JrTrCa pic.twitter.com/yszvhRpLkt

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Just got a press release with the ludicrous claim that two-thirds of the “small meeting spaces” in India and China..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HW

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Craig Kelly for Prime Minister.

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“High-speed rail is set to return to the agenda during the NSW and federal election campaigns,”
because somehow, m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tt

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@evcricket They are, but they’re VERY loud.

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The Grey Shrike-thrush (Colluricincla harmonica) are very rowdy this morning. Here’s one I prepared earlier. drive.google.com/file/d/1xCD6_b…

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Story filed for @zdnetaustralia. It contains some brand new cybers of particular interest to Australians.

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“Labor extends lead as Coalition’s negative campaigning flops” by @murpharoo theguardian.com/australia-news… “The latest Gu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lG

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Not the best pitch, I’d have thought. twitter.com/JoeABCNews/sta…

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Tue plan, draft: Finish @zdnetaustralia thing; 0924 train to Sydney; 1145 medico; 1400 meeting, Sydney CBD; errands..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dw

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Tuesday. Deduct one, and what are you left with? Tuesday.

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