Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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February 2019

I too have failed to reach a nuclear deal.

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@R_Chirgwin @drzax We may just have to get used to it, Simon.

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NewtonMark Did you hear that, everyone? No more uncertainty! Thank Christ. twitter.com/abcnews/status…

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@flowblok I’m happy to be convinced by arguments (the other kind) but we’re making each layer very complicated here.

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@jtwyman @zdnetaustralia @CyberGovAU I have been learning way too much about government cybersecurity compliance.

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stilgherrian Me at @zdnetaustralia : “ACSC
[@CyberGovAU] tightens access controls for Australian government systems”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Y7

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soledadobrien Um he was your finance chairman. twitter.com/gop/status/110…

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FYI, the podcast originally scheduled for today has been put back a week because reasons, so while this audio is no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6s

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@twiddlekins Thanks. I hadn’t realised they came with those distinct dorsal markings on the abdomen. I’ve only ever..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4T

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OMFG! “Each [of these people just introduced] is a hostile agent of the worldwide Sino-Soviet intelligence network”!

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Watching “Espionage Target: You”, a 1964 US Armed Forces training film youtube.com/watch?v=-YRIyg…

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@Mikenicholls88 @dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard I too will show you some thing I made three months after you give me l..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zP

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stilgherrian Dear Arachnophiles, could one of you identify this spider for me? A leg span of maybe 20mm. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@patstokes Are we no longer in that simpler time? (Please do not provide links.)

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I’m assuming, @dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard, that it does all this on the blockchain. twitter.com/Mikenicholls88…

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objectsgame Objects in Space is coming 1st March. That’s… *counts on fingers for an inordinately long time* tomorrow! If you..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iV

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@KoparaFallsKid There were certainly clues that they weren’t prepared, but maybe he just wanted to get home.

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@expectproblems If it’s an orb weaver then it should be ashamed of that tangled mess in the corner of the window there.

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@KoparaFallsKid Following DPRK news is one of my… hobbies? I was looking for any clues about what happened today.

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OK, so I listened to all of Trump’s press conference and now I feel much more stupider than when it began.

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@JustJimWillDo TBH I’ve used it for so long I don’t remember what is BTD and what is vanilla.

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@JustJimWillDo Not that I’ve seen, but I may not have turned it on.

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NewtonMark “Not even wrong.” This is an out and out lie, why do you people just make shit up like this? twitter.com/9NewsSyd/statu…

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Sounds more like Brilliant Mode to me! twitter.com/reselsnark/sta…

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@jpwarren @Shahbahraz Don’t try this kind of expertifying at home.

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Enjoying Trump throwing in random trivia facts about the KP-RU border, which he has obviously just learned, as if t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8F

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@itgrrl @Joflixen I am not, so thank you, but I see that it doesn’t yet have the Dec 2018 and now Feb 2019 editions.

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@Shahbahraz @jpwarren Or, ideally, combine it with all the other words we love into the one presentation.

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@reselsnark We’ve put it back to next week, because reasons, but I’m sure we’ll have some solid ideas.

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So that question was whether there’d been an agreement about what denuclearization means, and the waffle that ensue..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Z2

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Yep. Pompeo uses the phrase “denuclearization of North Korea”, while Kim talks about “denuclearization of the Kore..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cV

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What’s the Korean for “Brexit”? twitter.com/glengyron/stat…

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@kirstinferguson @abcnews @mjrowland68 For me it was a brief 10-day work trip to Ho Chi Minh City just on two years..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SC

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@BZB @stufromoz That would be worth watching.

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Watching the @abcnews feed from Hanoi reminds me that I want to go to Vietnam again soon.

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@dobes I did ask @macgibbon about it when we last we spoke, in December I think, but it was new to him at that time.

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@JustJimWillDo Grab yourself the plug-in Better TweetDeck. It, um, makes TweetDeck better.

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@stufromoz @BZB Hardly surprising, since he’s dead.

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jennijenni Hi! I’m still looking for a short-term freelancer in Sydney. Position requires hands-on digital producing work (thi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cz

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@paulbam3 Indeed. There seems to very little ability to see the world from anyone else’s point of view.

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Thanks to draftable.com/compare/tFclKw… I can confirm that the changed to the Information Security Manual (ISM) itself ar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ky

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Hey @dobes, this may not be clear, but the person-in-the-middle battle has made it to the ISM. Dec 2018 on the left..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rf

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“Denuclearizing” does NOT mean DPRK giving up its nuclear weapons while the US remains in ROK.

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So folks do know that by “denuclearizing” Kim means “removing all nuclear powers from the peninsula”? Which means t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HL

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glengyron Still neck and neck. Will India and Pakistan or NKorea vs USA be today’s nuclear war. twitter.com/chadocl/status…

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@JohnBarronUSA @abcnews It’s just AEDT. As opposed to AEST. Please don’t make me cry, John. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_t…

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The Sound of America (2019)
mixed media twitter.com/mattblaze/stat…

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ZekeJMiller HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Trump, NKorea’s Kim Jong Un depart summit early without scheduled lunch; US leader to hold news conference soon.

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ChrisReason7 Now Chairman Kim’s convoy has been seen leaving the hotel

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chadocl Awaiting now the emergence of Trump.

Just one mic on the podium. pic.twitter.com/hohI446g29

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Stumpy-tailed lizard is stumpy-tailed. twitter.com/kdelarue/statu…

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StephenJonesMP Nobody does irony like @chriskkenny
This opening paragraph is magnificent. pic.twitter.com/yMDqbiEzFD

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I agree with @DecayRSO, we should call this “The Vulva Monologues”. twitter.com/paulbullen/sta…

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Honestly, in what universe do people write sentences like that?

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Pro Tip: Plug in all the things. pic.twitter.com/MVl4aayHGU

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@jpwarren @purserj This is because students need to be broken, like a horse.

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@purserj @jpwarren So THAT is your first question about this diagram?

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Wow. YouTube REALLY hates me today. pic.twitter.com/zNlhfAncDi

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@Epigrammist Nope. For reasons, I have a solid knowledge of the Bristol Scale.

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@juhasaarinen It’s a universal law. No matter how fucked up something is, a standards committee can find a way to make it worse.

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@Epigrammist Ha, surely it has to be all liquid to be a 7.

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@juhasaarinen They must be handing out the Bad Drugs this year.

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@sleepingdingo Please let’s not encourage him to continue for one second longer.

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Also never forget, though I’m sure* this is someone different. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Dear Arachnophiles, could one of you identify this spider for me? A leg span of maybe 20mm. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@AdrianAtRedHat Fortunately it’s on the outside of the window. Probably.

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@zdnetaustralia @CyberGovAU Remind me again how to get the diffs between two PDF files?

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@zdnetaustralia @CyberGovAU HEY KIDS! There’s been some revisions to the Australian government’s Information Securi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PG

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@buckleup No idea. I don’t know spiders. But actually the centipede is about 15 to 20mm long, for scale.

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@AndrewThorpe For some value of “wonderful”, I suppose…?

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@maxcelcat The centipede had lost before it even knew it was in a fight.

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And the ratio is exactly what you’d expect it to be. pic.twitter.com/uAyzF2aCHk

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Christ, this guy is STILL going! twitter.com/paulbullen/sta…

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As you may have surmised, the centipede lost that one. And to answer the inevitable question, the spider is about the size of a small dog.

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Australia Today: Spider vs Centipede, near my desk just now. pic.twitter.com/VZaSDJ7sSg

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Me at @zdnetaustralia : “ACSC
[@CyberGovAU] tightens access controls for Australian government systems”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Y7

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@CptHollingworth @expectproblems It didn’t look enticing, but now I can appreciate the sheer animal sex appeal of i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oW

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This thing, this Emissions Reduction Fund, is bloody awesome, eh. twitter.com/GrogsGamut/sta…

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@TheRealMoebius Thanks. I’m good, just fiddling with the meds a bit to fix some shitty sleep patterns. We’ll see wh..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XP

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@dobes I’d forgotten that was happening. Should I grab the Hansard, or will I want to kill myself?

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@JustJimWillDo @craigthomler @ashabeeeee Wasn’t that more or less like being an Instagram Influencer?

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@CptHollingworth @voltagex Now all we need are a stupid company name, a room full of bean bags, and cocaine!

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@TheRealMoebius My sympathies. Mine’s more brane-related, but still not fun.

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@dobes WHAT THE FUCK IS GOING ON TODAY.

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@ashabeeeee “[Uber] has asked for cooperation from Australian governments so it can demo Uber Air in the country as..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hz

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So @voltagex has brought this to my attention. Look closely. twitter.com/atomicthumbs/s…

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@CptHollingworth @jpwarren @dobes I don’t understand why we all don’t work in advertising.

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@dobes @CptHollingworth “Continuity with change,” surely.

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@dobes Pleased that my story will start with the words “Tighter yet more flexible”.

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OK kids, I’m going to get back into that writing before @dobes has a sook.

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Is one of them “defenestrate”? twitter.com/richardaedy/st…

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@dobes @jeamland @rohan_p It’s one of those up there, I think, but it starts at around 3.5 hours (yes, hours) into today’s show.

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scanlime the trouble with telling folks to learn by reading the linux source code is that it’s written in C and has no unit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PL

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PaulLeeTicks @realDonaldTrump This is how EVERY negotiation you have with Kim Jong-un has gone and will ever go, from here to ET..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gZ

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I can’t imagine who this might have been. twitter.com/joshjonsmith/s…

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joshjonsmith Wild story out of Spain: A group of unidentified men entered North Korea’s embassy in Madrid last Friday, bound and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Io

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@dobes @rohan_p Seriously, when it’s not that it’s @jeamland’s fucking video about systemd.

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Oh great, @dobes, now the Tube of Ewes is recommending I watch endless Joe Rogan and Alex Jones clips. @rohan_p

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CptHollingworth MY GOD twitter.com/ashastral/stat…

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malloc8 stop expecting people to give a shit about blockchain.

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Hmmm, some of the things that are on fire are not meant to be on fire.

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Cptnrwrpnts He swallowed a Firefly pic.twitter.com/4T1PyQiBck

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Hey @dobes, I see that @binchickensc has its own Twitter account now. twitter.com/MWhitbourn/sta…

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MWhitbourn Fresh from the swearing-in ceremony for the new Court of Appeal president, @binchickensc trots across to the King S..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…a5

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Wait, this guy was giving evidence just last month. twitter.com/farmerchris/st…

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HeerJeet I can’t find it now but a few months ago I did a tweet that President Tucker Carlson would have Michael Tracey as p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wj

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@R_Chirgwin And this is just from the little ants. There’s also those red and black ants which are, what, a metre and a half long?

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I swear, @R_Chirgwin, this entire building is going to disappear into a sink-hole. pic.twitter.com/RFicQDFynN

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@ddowza @bunjaree Wait. Sunlight to electricity and then back to heat? Alas, I must inform you that I just hung my..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gz

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And here’s another one for the CV. It can go with that one from a @zdnetaustralia commenter which said I had a head..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CU

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@fictillius @AlboMP I have just one word to say: Silver Emu.

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“HyperloopTT reckons it can get you from Sydney to Canberra in 22 minutes,” writes @ashabeeeee, who should now be g..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1L

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@SnarkyPlatypus I guess you’re having Singapore Noodles?

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@raaahbin Sure, it’s not as good as Opal, but it’s not THAT bad.

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@cafuego @bunjaree The one @dobes was going to buy for me? He’s been a bit slow to deliver on his promise.

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jaketapper For those intrigued by the reference — “Matthew Calamari, the organization’s chief operating officer, was recruite..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gn

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@raaahbin I have. I have a Myki card right here. [Points to wallet]

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This is the thrust of the early narrative of both the Wolff and Woodward books. The accidental president whose reno..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xo

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@joelpmichael @bunjaree Hey look I can definitely think of ways to overload the solar system*. @R_Chirgwin Son the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…An

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kath_krueger think they’re just called “podcasts.” FOLKS pic.twitter.com/NkVIDfrZ25

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johnb78 One of the great msysteries of history is why the Romans crucified people based on their Myers-Briggs type cc..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…qO

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anthonydever Over twenty minutes he visited and scrolled Trump’s twitter three times. In between he visited and read articles on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6c

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anthonydever Being a left wing nut job who works in creative industries and lives in Inner West Sydney, you don’t really encount..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m6

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SnarkyPlatypus Important poll. Who is better?

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@SnarkyPlatypus Let’s see what happens. Isn’t it the ALP rule that Caucus chooses the ministry, and then the PM assigns portfolios?

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The solar panels at @bunjaree are generating so much electricity today that the battery is full, I’m running the wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0T

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@dobes @rohan_p I should not have started listening to that on a day when I’m adjusting my meds. All that shouted stupidity isn’t healthy.

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@dobes @rohan_p I have turned it off now because even I have my limits.

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@dobes @rohan_p Well obviously I am already thinking this but there’s just so much woo-woo in this that it’s already destroying my brain.

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@dobes @rohan_p So, their argument is that they, personally, are too stupid to comprehend evolution, and somehow no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oc

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@dobes @rohan_p THIS IS AWESOME! “Nobody programmed a worm to pop out the ass of a grasshopper.”

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@dobes @rohan_p Yeah I can’t roll back yet because I am SO into this narrative.

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@dobes @rohan_p Pressing “PLAY”. How far should I roll back?

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NSW Greens members accused of coordinating something shock. twitter.com/lenoretaylor/s…

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@expectproblems And having spent all that time with submariners she really knew the meaning of going down.

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All this research on crisper babies is fascinating, I’m sure, but personally I don’t like them that crunchy. twitter.com/MissTrade/stat…

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tshanahan83 This is such bullshit. @unionsnsw couldn’t even find Northern Sydney on a map, let alone know how much development..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3d

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SICKOFWOLVES SURE ANIMALS USUALLY DIE BECAUSE SOMETHING IS EATING THEM OR WHATEVER BUT AT LEAST THEY NEVER LIE AWAKE AND WONDER..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VP

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In case you’re wondering about Ivy Bells, she was a British cabaret performer who ran honey trap operations against..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sx

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