Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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December 15th, 2018

SatPaper “We are fucked, fucked, fucked.” Liberal members reflect on the upcoming federal election. | @PaulBongiorno satpa.pe/morris9b0ea

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alynwallace If it’s not obvious from my reaction, this Geminid fireball meteor absolutely blew my mind! pic.twitter.com/nJxB1Ufu5H

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@_midofo_ I could never out-do Freedom Boy.

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“Angola’s go-to app for delivering live goats to your door” economist.com/middle-east-an… pic.twitter.com/Gpic2347sG

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@kcarruthers So if it’s added to a blue curry then everything is just fine. [Nods]

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@kcarruthers So you wouldn’t like Sonic the Hedgehog Blue Curry? pic.twitter.com/wvYTJn9lZA

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BOM_Qld Capturing the power of nature. Satellite shots after ex Tropical crossed the coast show a series of ma..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…re

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And yet here you are.

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If you’d like to know why Sydney people tweet about the weather so much, just scroll back through @T1SydneyTrains f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pk

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GrogsGamut lulz twitter.com/EwinHannan/sta…

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HCI_Research Ice-skating Robot Also Swims pic.twitter.com/SD6vqdBKxC

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@ospalh Ah yes, I am familiar with this beast. Thanks, I’ll definitely be watching the doco. Meanwhile, you may lik..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ji

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thegrugq This is complete bullshit. There were zero, nil, the empty set, none, absolutely no nuclear submarines onboard the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hf

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HamillHimself I think I am a 6-foot tall, 32-year-old Oscar winner. twitter.com/BeschlossDC/st…

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@k_morrissey @NuclearAnthro That would be your fault, making things difficult with your difficultechnologie.

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@michaelneale Yeah we’re about to test whether it’s back up, but not having a message to say whether it’s fixed, on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wf

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@ravensergei @tacticalmaid True. And that’s why that’s a worry. ;)

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@russianforces @NuclearAnthro Thanks, Pavel. That makes sense. The US activities like CHROME DOME were insanely ris..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mp

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What a beautiful brutalist building! twitter.com/Oniropolis/sta…

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Surprise surprise! It’s past 1800 AEDT and Telstra hasn’t updated its ETA for fixing the Internet of Trees. I under..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ow

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SandyHorne61 I’ve been working for a long time trying to get a good shot of my favourite raptor … the spotted harrier. Found t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5A

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MjwCoach West Pennant Hills just got smashed pic.twitter.com/BVvliGWSP8

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@PeteLawler @drspacejunk @CosmicRami @NuclearAnthro Have they taken over from the Antarctic Moon Nazis?

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@JohnBirmingham @warisboring @ArmsControlWonk Yeah, I know which rabbit-holes to send you down. :)

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@PeteLawler @drspacejunk @CosmicRami @NuclearAnthro Yeah, they’re probably being jammed by the Russians.

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Thank you, @Gwyntaglaw, this is EXACTLY the sort of news I need. twitter.com/TheEconomist/s…

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@JohnBirmingham @warisboring @ArmsControlWonk It’s only a short piece, but if I add this other site you’ll be right. twitter.com/AsiaMTI/status…

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@staffordvp Good luck. Looks like you’ll get a lot more than us up here.

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MattLaslo Funny thing about this tweet is that Tapper thinks high schoolers are on Twitter twitter.com/jaketapper/sta…

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BaldingsWorld I literally have people telling I’m wrong and China isn’t Communist. I’m so happy I could cry twitter.com/SCMPNews/statu…

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@JohnBirmingham @warisboring @ArmsControlWonk “Projecting power ‘from the sea’ — our comfort zone for two decades —twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bDRT

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“How We Lost the Great Pacific War” by Cpt Dale Rielage, US Navy, winner of a US Naval Institute essay contest…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…66

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BySteveReilly Nothing exemplifies Silicon Valley better than Twitter’s CEO meditating in a hot air balloon, oblivious to the fact..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fr

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@Angrybudgie @DrRhysPockett @johnb78 @Liquorland That’s annoying. Maybe if @Liquorland gets enough positive feedback they’ll stock it.

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Detailed Severe Thunderstorm Warning
for HEAVY RAINFALL, DAMAGING WINDS and LARGE HAILSTONES…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9q

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@staticsan The weather is coming in from the north. You’ll get your share soon enough.

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@JMRooker Those five nations agreeing on a split of the resources? You can chair that meeting, mate. :)

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The rain begins, precisely when @rainparrot predicted half an hour ago. pic.twitter.com/nJAFdFg8P0

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Today’s @AppleMusic
playlist “Headspace” is rather good. itunes.apple.com/au/playlist/he…

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Meanwhile, at 1615 AEDT, Wentworth Falls it’s turning dark, and the thunder is rolling in.

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@zzap I’m but a pleb, only staying with Starwood on other people’s dimes. I’m not worried, but their handling of th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…B3

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IMPORTANT POINT: It isn’t just China’s outpost islands detailed here, but the other four nation’s too. Malaysia, Ph..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…72

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@zzap Ta. I guess you’re familiar with it. If I got that out of the blue I’d be suspicious. If I noticed, that is…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uH

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@SnarkyPlatypus @soniaahhh I’m still laughing with this story every time I mention it. It’s so perfect.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @soniaahhh I like it because it’s such a simple story, and it has a moral.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @soniaahhh I related this to a certain Indigenous barman in a nearby town and I got the feeling he’s going to adopt it.

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simonhackett Relatively new analog handset in our house (hooked to a VoIP box these days of course) has failed. I looked around..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…k7

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@SnarkyPlatypus I’ve tweeted this a couple of times before, but I think it’s magnificent. @soniaahhh twitter.com/IndigenousX/st…

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@playswithf1re Please do, because we had adventures with ours recently. pic.twitter.com/Eix0SXc16T

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@DrRhysPockett @johnb78 In case you’re wondering, @Liquorland had 200ml samplers of the Twenty Third Street Signatu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kG

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@zzap Which domain was it emailed from? I’ve heard they’re using a very phishy address.

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@DrRhysPockett @johnb78 I’ve just poured the last two shots of the Signature Gin into an old fashioned glass over a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QN

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I’m loving the artwork too. There’s background on each artist on the website. So very South Australian.

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@NuclearAnthro @AtomicAnalyst @MarkSmithWP I’m guessing they were both navigating some sort of chokepoint and were therefore being stealthy.

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HEADS UP: The Signature Gin from the Twenty Third Street Distillery in Renmark in SA’s Riverland, of all places, is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…t6

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@AtomicAnalyst @NuclearAnthro @MarkSmithWP Thanks heaps, Stephen. I sort of remember some of the Le Triomphant / Va..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oQ

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@SnarkyPlatypus I don’t suppose you’ve caught up with @hingers’ series yet?

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@NuclearAnthro @AtomicAnalyst @MarkSmithWP I suspect that some of our Friends in Canberra and Wellington may know m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…K8

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@Ganed_Ddraig @NuclearAnthro Thank you. Nukes are more a hobby that part of my work, but this document now has a pl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3K

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I’ve just realised that the “Last updated” time on Telstra’s outage-in-your-location page is when the page was last..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…p3

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@NuclearAnthro I’m assuming there’s some attempts somewhere to compile them? UK and FR are the only ones likely to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2A

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Gawd even @JamesBlunt would agree that’s a crime against humanity. twitter.com/drhollier/stat…

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WtfRenaissance When you’re at a hardcore kink party, and you spot Graeme from accounting. pic.twitter.com/ggeEE73rOr

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Please to have finished all the work and chores that I wanted to finish today. You may have noticed that from the n..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fo

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“America Lost a Lot of Nukes During the Cold War,” and here’s a convenient list. warisboring.com/57101-2/ Of course..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uw

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IANAL, and call me old-fashioned, but I suspect this breaches the spirit of the Treaty. twitter.com/JMRooker/statu…

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The 1992 Open Skies treaty is between US, Russia, and 32 other countries. It allows a certain quota of overflights..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kb

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“The OC-135 that flew over Ukraine is one of two surveillance planes that the USAF operates under the auspices of t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…if

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“In a Message to Russia, Ukraine Invites U.S. Air Force Overflight” (11 Dec) warisboring.com/in-a-message-t…

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War on Christmas, Skirmish #254. twitter.com/SBSNews/status…

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onlmaps Countries with a lower population than YouTube Rewind 2018 has dislikes Updated Map pic.twitter.com/8HqriqEOyb

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@SnarkyPlatypus @purserj I’ve only half-read your tweets, but are you saying that white progressives should be put into camps?

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@DavidFeng Well I know you’re in Red Commie China, but yes that does look very banknote-like. It’s also very annoyi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…D0

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@DavidFeng Meanwhile, at Adelaide Airport (ADL) in South Australia… pic.twitter.com/sDh4WX1Tze

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Viss well this changes things a bit twitter.com/gcluley/status…

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juliamacfarlane This Scorsese of a shot dominating the news today, masterfully captured by a cameraman whilst being escorted out -..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ts

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NeilMcMahon The neighbours playing carols too loud this morning don’t realise I have an arsenal of at least four Barbra Streisa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bp

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FrBower When I look at Jesus’ message, it is a political message: Don’t forget my new book “Outspoken” makes a Christmas g..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sz

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Listening to @TheAtlantic’s Radio Atlantic episode “Does the NRA Connect Trump to Russia?” pca.st/w5H5

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There’s nothing a white Toyota Hilux can’t do. twitter.com/amirani87/stat…

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JoeCordy23 Cricket is about sitting almost completely still on the couch for hours and occasionally saying “ah get fucked”

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True, and I await confirmation of its authenticity or otherwise. I daresay we’ll know by tomorrow. twitter.com/oberonsghost/s…

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“God be with us ❤️❤️❤️”

(I don’t normally use emoji but it’s part of the direct quote.) twitter.com/bamboozled3/st…

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samanthamaiden It’s the American way. twitter.com/thedailybeast/…

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I encourage everyone to nominate proper Australian songs for this patriotic event. twitter.com/AuConservative…

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NewtonMark This is that weird self-satisfied smug thing that Young Liberal babby Libertarians do when they think they’ve score..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mb

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@BXGD @fonodioradio You’re right. It’s simply not worth taking the risk.

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Sat plan, confirmed: Sausages (sausaged); clean the toilet (done); kill some mould (next); start work on a paper du..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cy

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benpobjie HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA twitter.com/AuConservative…

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@jsleeio @davpope Yes, that’s certainly one of the classics.

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I’m not sure how to react to this message from @fonodioradio. Shout at them for distributing my photo without copyr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2v

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@GerardYvanovich @ABCTV Noted, though I’m not really into the comic book / graphic novel form.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Macquarie Uni did a whole bunch of sociology on this in the late 1980s / early 1990s as part of the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hd

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@Jacz_C Well I’ll soon find out. :)

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sallyjsara Lotta rain on the Hay Plains. pic.twitter.com/RsfuZ2eVxV

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“Interest in ‘trans’ (aka transgender) porn saw significant gains in 2018, in particular with a 167% increase in se..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4M

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This is brilliant news! Thank you, @ABCTV, I’ll definitely be watching “Cleverman” in its entirety in the coming we..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LI

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@follysantidote They’re mostly seed eaters, so maybe a certain kind of seed is available now. They also like coming..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…O4

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@aDB I know that @ABCTV will have a lot of stuff on iView over summer so I’m hoping “Cleverman” is one of them.

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Manic_Henry It’s quite cool to watch her delicately crush and tear apart the insects instead of feeding them to the chicks whole twitter.com/manic_henry/st…

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Manic_Henry Update on the grey shrike-thrush. She’s feeding the chicks! pic.twitter.com/PGkV0Zzz2Z

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danielpunkass JFC Siri, I said “remind me to PREPARE THE DOUGH.” pic.twitter.com/xknVw8ZqHA

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Papadopoulos. Running. For. Congress.

OK then. It’s not the silliest thing I’ve seen this week. twitter.com/benrileysmith/…

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Yes, the Internet of Trees is out. Telstra reckons it’ll be back up by the end of the day. But the cause is still “..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2d

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This is magnificent! Bravo, @AmandaR4444, and thank you so much for showing it off. Hat tip to the artist too, obvi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WZ

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imerincook Finally, tackling the issues most important to every day Australians. Like the capital of Israel pic.twitter.com/Oc8EPEOP6a

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@jpgoldberg @1Password @zdnetaustralia I don’t think you can be blamed here. The hyperbolic claims spread VERY fast..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2B

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True enough. And I like the idea of “Senator Left Flathead” c.f. Left Shark. twitter.com/timdunlop/stat…

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timsout We’ve got every reason to be wary of the government’s proposed legislation on religious freedom. This government ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3R

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@BobGrrl Thanks. I’m always cautious about widespread claims about something’s brilliance because I’ve found that m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6g

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“Tasmanian fish farm opponent Mark ‘Mr Flathead’ Duncan eyes Senate spot” abc.net.au/news/2018-12-1… Flathead are yumm..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VU

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I should probably watch “Cleverman” at some point, because by all accounts it’s brilliant. twitter.com/ACMI/status/10…

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Sadly this is “meditate” rather than “medicate”, @VirginAustralia. twitter.com/GMA/status/107…

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ricketyoldshack “Guys, I invented a racist doorbell.” twitter.com/ACLU/status/10…

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Stretching in satisfaction after having enjoyed the pleasures of the pig.

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“Thank heavens for the Brits really, who as the creators of the Westminster system, like to show the rest of us how..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FY

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“It’s ‘put out the rubbish’ time and Morrison has been very busy,” writes @latingle abc.net.au/news/2018-12-1…

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@allisonr You can’t trust anyone these days.

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These cyber blackmail attempts are getting really cyber shoddy. Also, there wasn’t even a tracking pixel in the ema..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…N9

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“Report shows dark side of YouTube” by @abcnews “PM” Friday night abc.net.au/radio/programs… Warning: Contains bits of me. Also, @1CathyJ.

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Related, one of my opinion pieces: “Australia’s encryption laws will fall foul of differing definitions”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…he

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ICYMI, my explainer on Australia’s anti-encryption Assistance & Access Act: “What’s actually in Australia’s encrypt..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…84

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Outside right now, a few red-browed finch (Neochmia temporalis). en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red-browe… (Photo: James Niland..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VU

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What a long-winded way of saying “Nothing is happening.” twitter.com/RealPressSecBo…

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Sat plan, draft: Sausages; clean the toilet; kill some mould; start work on a paper due Wednesday; hope that the In..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ou

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Fatima_Ahdash Or Pakistani women in their 30s know their worth and know exactly what they want. They are done with the BS that me..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GD

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Once more @CARROT_app has captured the mood and organised appropriate weather. pic.twitter.com/qddyxeBRVR

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TheOnion Petco Employee Stocks Gerbils By The Cash Register For Impulse Purchases trib.al/LOeFTvh pic.twitter.com/9Fc6mwuXs9

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randlight This is brilliant from @moir_alan 👍👍👍👍 pic.twitter.com/uxWfXzGcZG

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BLOCKCHAIN COMES TO THE APPLE II

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Saturday. One of your fingernails is conspiring against you. Saturday.

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