Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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March 2nd, 2019

NewtonMark SEVERAL AIRPLANES pic.twitter.com/7ssaKJiXoh

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I would be happy with £9,000 of hot chocolate. twitter.com/DrJaninaRamire…

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Vic_Rollison Labor hasn’t even won the election yet, and already the known offenders are starting up with the ‘Labor leadership..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SE

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jeamland As an Adelaidean @cpyne is really all barrel and no bodies.

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We. Are. Doomed.

* Not a flippant comment. twitter.com/jonkudelka/sta…

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hatttiegladwell ‘You don’t look sick’

Yeah well you didn’t look ignorant but here we are.

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@jpwarren @SBSOnDemand I’m re-watching from the start so I don’t miss too much subtlety.

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markzzzsmith @NewtonMark If you get one, you need to bring it to next .
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@aggerchez I’ve been meaning to look at who the advertising providers are.

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DashCamOwnersAu When you are running late for work and your clothes haven’t dried…. pic.twitter.com/fyaLcrguRq

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@SBSOnDemand The only problem today is that all the adverts have been for either @GladysB or bowel cancer, so the jokes write themselves.

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REMINDER: You should watch the magnificent thriller “Counterpart” on @SBSOnDemand because it’s magnificent, and bec..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3X

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mattsta good job everyone pic.twitter.com/gQz85QXAoB

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@CptHollingworth Well they’d have to at the institute dot global.

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Greg_Sideyr ok, but this is a Salmon ATM, not a Salmon Vending Machine. Which implies that you first must have a Salmon Bank Ac..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ye

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“RENEWING THE CENTRE: We work to equip centre-ground leaders with new solutions, so they can defend liberal democra..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bD

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I have just learned that the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change exists, so there’s that. institute.global en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tony_Blai…

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mciver_d Victoria’s Princes Freeway between Nar Nar Goon and Drouin closed as fires burn out of control in Bunyip State Park..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uv

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@iiTalW @Epigrammist Hah! Sweet. And now we count down the days until this caricature becomes realty. Love your work.

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It was already on fire when I got there, as has been long established. twitter.com/johnb78/status…

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@twiddlekins Yeah the demand for LATs has been kinda big these last few years.

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CaseySoftware Now *this* is some amusing developer trolling:

vim.dev
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kevinbonham “MPs elected before 2004 can retire on 60 per cent of the average salary of the previous three years” twitter.com/farrm51/status…

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Happy 5th Birthday to arguably the best weekly Australian newspaper turning five today, @SatPaper! twitter.com/madconnaughton…

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herofukutu Can we get a picture of @ScottMorrisonMP with his two thumbs up to go with this news? twitter.com/MichaelWestBiz…

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scott_thewspot For some reason @stilgherrian was the first person I thought of when I saw that tweet.

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moylecroft Job interview looks like it went well for Chris. @NewtonMark twitter.com/lockheedmartin…

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@twiddlekins @NuclearAnthro A bunch of the Army’s Bell “Kiowa” 206B-1 Light Utility Helicopters are up for sale too. graysonline.com/sale/5036639/t…

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@twiddlekins @NuclearAnthro Same as this F-111C at HARS. The comms panel next to the right-hand seat was ripped out..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…B4

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TIL there’s a place in Victoria called “Peter the Swede”. pic.twitter.com/exhc9YFpEl

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@skwashd @NSWRFS @ABCemergency Ah yep. Definitely lightning strike fires up on the hilltops there.

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@PoroMark @NuclearAnthro That makes sense. Most of the photo-mapping aircraft I’ve seen in use have been slightly l..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6S

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@NuclearAnthro Gosh, Coulson has a second ex-TACOMO operating over Victoria today. So they’ve got at least two of t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tv

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@NuclearAnthro Hey my pleasure! It’s a day off, I saw an unidentified aircraft taking off from RAAF Richmond, and d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aJ

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@spirited_tester Wow that’s a bit of a mess. Good luck, Victoria.

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@cactuseb @MSMWatchdog2013 Of course! It’s kind of a turn-on, don’t you think?

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@NuclearAnthro Meanwhile, it looks like someone is doing some mapping..pic.twitter.com/47em2rhU1f1f

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@NuclearAnthro This is probably more than enough detail on this one aircraft.

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@NuclearAnthro According to the ‘pedia, sixteen EC-130Q were built. Twelve are still in the database, six with US c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zl

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Looks like N130CG is a recent ex-TACOMO conversion. This photo is from 15 Jul 2018 and it’s still bare metal…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TY

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@twiddlekins Also, that’s a lot of air assets, but I’m guessing there’s very little chance of ground crews getting..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…58

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@twiddlekins It’s a bad day for fighting fires up there. :(

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@nicilind A mummy from one of the larger pyramids.

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@dmeeze Technically that’s actually true.

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@FlyOpineMonkey Well, TACOMO isn’t a “spy” mission, but no it’s not doing that any more it seems.

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@spirited_tester And with the C-130 coming down from Richmond, and there’s some other assets over the fires now too.

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Callsign BMBR134, registration N130CG. Coulson Aviation is a specialist aerial firefighting company and operates in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0y

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Meanwhile our new firebombing friend is descending into Albury, presumably to refill its tanks. pic.twitter.com/rsavECi48T

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@shannon_wells Hah. Thanks, I might grab it for the few occasions when I’m particularly curious about an aircraft.

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@shannon_wells I have not, but I’m not overly fussed either.

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That Eurocopter AS350 B3 VH-ZHS belongs to Microflite’s Fire Management Services team, callsign FIREBIRD 735…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dI

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@wolfcat @NuclearAnthro Stand down, Soldier. That aircraft may have once been a TACOMO, but right now it’s waterbom..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…k2

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Here are the others, including one aircraft which is still showing as being owned by Tasmanian Seafoods. pic.twitter.com/7QekpqkIRn

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I was wrong. The reality is kinda bad. That alleged former EC-130Q is now a water bomber, it seems, and it’s circli..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4O

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@Epigrammist So someone like @iiTalW , for example, could take this photo from Sturt Bowling Club, or another photo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nl

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kcarruthers Just think. If the Italians just invaded the Vatican and nationalised church property all their money troubles would be over. 💰

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paulkidd Happy Independence Day, Australia. Thirty-three years ago on 3 March 1986, the Australia Acts came into force, endi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qb

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God bless America, because it SO needs it right now. twitter.com/MuslimIQ/statu…

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When is she deciding? Or when is she telling us? twitter.com/Epigrammist/st…

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Tim_Beshara Christopher Pyne on rats fleeing a sinking ship. 2013 edition. pic.twitter.com/cy01MlSzkq

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@oberonsghost @sylmobile True that, though it’s still a beautiful painting, a magnificent example of the genre.

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@NuclearAnthro If it IS an ex-TACOMO aircraft, I’ll see if someone can get a photo of it. @wolfcat, I assume you’re at Avalon this weekend?

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@aCoerper_Mainz It sounds like it’d be a nice counterpoint to the news down here, yes.

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glengyron People happy to debate Pyne’s character. No one disagreeing with the assessment that Ciobo was a cunt.

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@ChrissieM I don’t seem to have used that hashtag much at all.

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Hey @NuclearAnthro I don’t know if the ID is correct, but this is very RTYI. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@abaranov There’s going to be a LOT of C-130 airframes there is my guess, but if you see one labelled EC-130Q or an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ve

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@aCoerper_Mainz Thanks, I’ll check it out this afternoon.

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@ChrissieM I was thinking this the other night too. There were only scattered, possibly unrelated, uses of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d5

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@whiteswine Hah! I was born at Gawler and live there in my teens, so I know what you mean. (I went to PAC, though,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AD

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@akent @flightradar24 Or, it could be an ID glitch. :) Anyway, I’ll ask someone at Avalon once it looks closer to landing.

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@whiteswine How’s Simon Birmingham’s accent?

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@MJIBrown @akent BTW, the link to the EC-130 series does list all their roles. Here’s that link again. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lockheed_…

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@akent You’re assuming it’s RAAF. There’s all manner of things at Avalon this week.

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@akent Well, all I know is what’s on the @flightradar24 display. Maybe the airframes were stripped back to a more standard configuration?

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It’s heading towards Melbourne, so I assume it’s going to the air show at Avalon Airport. Maybe someone down there..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6E

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Wot. This aircraft that just took off from RAAF Richmond is IDing as an EC-130Q, which Wikipedia says is a US Navy..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wc

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@max_au This is a good place to be.

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@Kxyne Again, this is the ideal outcome, yes.

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jonkudelka Cabinet Overboard in today’s @australian pic.twitter.com/P3EUVSV9bu

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70s_party Release the Kraken! pic.twitter.com/8NyqhMVhDx

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thegrugq I’m pretty sure this is a substitute for Semtex…. twitter.com/retrobakes/sta…

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johncarneyau @stilgherrian LOL. I love how the Australian places a bet each way on Warringah being bad for the ALP

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Right, so when SHE does this to a rabbit it’s called “art”. Talk about double standards. twitter.com/cityoftongues/…

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glengyron Dutton busy this morning. He’s going to push for a LibSpill this week isn’t he. Save the broken furniture.

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@CARROT_app Not for this freelancer at the start of a new month. Unfortunately.

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@reselsnark @penbo OK, beer is required for any steps beyond this. :)

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Idly watching an unidentified Cessna 208B Grand Caravan descend into Bathurst after its flight from Bankstown. pic.twitter.com/XwKFq7kv6S

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Sat plan, draft: A lazy Saturday.

(If you glimpsed a tweet outlining a very different plan, well, I deleted that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zf

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This weather being arranged by @CARROT_app looks ideal for what I have in mind for today. Sweet. pic.twitter.com/7l7U3FDY4A

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RECOMMENDED THREAD linking Barbie to the Bhopal disaster. twitter.com/Foone/status/1…

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Saturday. And then there were seven. Saturday.

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stilgherrian FFS, take your hand off it or you’ll get blisters. pic.twitter.com/cg9VoKmrHW

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It’s just gone 8am in DC and @realDonaldTrump has begun his day. As usually, he’s on about how someone who HE chose..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iW

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ProfWoodward Funded PhD in cyber security for ICS. You don’t see many of these around. Talk to Prof Li if interested. twitter.com/hooklee75/stat…

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jeamland “Hey Mr. DJ I Though You Said We Had A Deal” was a phenomenal choice to end the main set.

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@gattaca The trouble I’m having with this is that RAR of any kind is still a thing.

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