Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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April 2nd, 2019

OK, kids, while I realise it’s the night when too much Budget is barely enough, I am nevertheless going away to wat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5U

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bkjabour So Scott Morrison reopened Christmas Island detention centre just to close it again within a few months, $180m for..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…q8

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GordyPls $8000 over five years to combat climate change by pointing a portable aircon unit at the sun.

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@damonism Or just replacing all the ancient laptops they’ve been using.

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BrendanTN_ Great thread here on 2019 budget and foreign aid & geoeconomics. twitter.com/stephendziedzi…

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LeenaVanD Let’s spin the wheel and see what is getting less funding than ants twitter.com/ginarush/statu…

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@Info_Aus @twitACTION @jpwarren Noted for tomorrow when my brain works, thank you.

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@noreasonspec @trentyarwood @GordyPls @zdnetaustralia And $200 million of it is for MyHealthRecord, so there’s that.

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@KimmerLions Or you could be sensible and go to the pub.

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Sigh. @abcnews’ first question isn’t about policies or economics, but how the Budget will affect the Coalition’s re..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IV

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rgmerk Here’s my take on the terror livestreaming bill. TL;DR content moderation ain’t easy, there’s lots of potential for..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ze

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zdnetaustralia Australian Budget 2019: Billions for health innovation and research zd.net/2JXK7KC

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snurb_dot_info Well this is interesting (and timely, on night): German news is openly predicting the bursting of the Austr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kX

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mattjhatton “Six years since we came to government…”

Four score and three prime ministers ago….

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@thelaughingsub @dobes @zdnetaustralia Hurrah! Beautiful work. You must be exhausted.

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Pollytics Sounds like eleventy.

“302” $billion. Not 301, not 303, but 302 by 2030.

We should extend out the forward estimat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hs

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@dobes @thelaughingsub @zdnetaustralia Yeah I was wondering about the sheer volume of work that would have involved..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7d

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@miranda_maybe @staticsan @SnarkyPlatypus @wonk_arama He’s completely correct. And a Budget “delivers” nothing. It’s a plan, an aspiration.

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That’s a solid effort by @thelaughingsub for @zdnetaustralia. Cheers, Ma’am.

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zdnetaustralia Australian Budget 2019: Electoral Commission gets AU$11m for polling place tech and IT upgrades zd.net/2JU701A

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zdnetaustralia Australian Budget 2019: GovPass gains another AU$67m zd.net/2UwKLmJ

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zdnetaustralia Australian Budget 2019: Women’s safety technology trials zd.net/2UsCm3t

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zdnetaustralia Australian Budget 2019: NBN regional subsidy charge reduced zd.net/2JY19IH

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zdnetaustralia Australian Budget 2019: AU$9b for tech and science zd.net/2Uqs83A

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@docbaty @garthk Order of Australia Medals all round!

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@thelaughingsub @jpwarren “Academic Centres of Cyber Security Excellence will gain AU$479,000 in 2018-19 and AU$488,000 in 2019-20.”

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GreenJ Big budget for marginal electorate infrastructure 🐷

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THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT BUDGET NEWS. twitter.com/workmanalice/s…

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HEY EVERYONE! While budget.gov.au is still not updating properly, you can go direct to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4t

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HAHAHAHA! @JoshFrydenberg just said that small business owners in Australia pay their employees first, and themselv..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jg

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I’m going to tweet @thelaughingsub’s tech-related stories now being released from the Budget lockup. The first one..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GC

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TheAusInstitute “surplus” *drink* “surplus” *drink*
“surplus” *drink* “surplus” *drink*
“surplus” *drink* “surplus” *drink*..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sG

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@SnarkyPlatypus And I’m doing this without alcohol.

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@demis Right. And THEN set her on fire. Gotcha.

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It’s not up yet, but here’s what the cover looks like apparently. pic.twitter.com/lzm5MowhHZ

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The Budget will appear here any moment now. budget.gov.au Budget Paper No. 2 is the one with the numbers..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…D8

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Dear Everyone Not In Australia, right now the Treasurer is delivering the Budget, an idiotic annual ritual but one..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oh

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Already this is terrible.

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cjjosh I’ve prepared my drinking/bingo card for the budget tonight
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Dear @abcnews please do not let @mjrowland68 make a promo like that ever again.

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@BXGD I’m fairly sure there were other factors, but that’s an interesting factor.

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Yet another twist in the story of the Glenbrook Big Rock. It’ll be interesting to hear the story of this art, thoug..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S6

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@SnarkyPlatypus @franksting @RachaelHasIdeas So this is going to stagger on for weeks. Brilliant.

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Why is it taking so long for the Tories to dump Theresa May? Does Australia need to give them lessons on how to knife a lame PM?

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thisislucio Leave campaigner(s) have tried to disrupt trains again, this time with a home made track-circuit clip (to make the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2p

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JimMFelton People glued their naked bums to the glass and had to be peeled off by the police and it was still wasn’t the stupi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…La

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@kcarruthers Yes, you’re right. Businesses never do dumb things.

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Well this is really going to give people the shits. twitter.com/trentyarwood/s…

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AboutTheHouse One of the maple trees in @Aust_Parliament is known as the Budget Tree, as the Treasurer typically stands under it..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…f0

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I see that Khun Thaksin still isn’t in jail. twitter.com/smartbrain/sta…

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quaedvliegs Discussing meth trafficking with colleagues from ASEAN. Here’s a reason why the meth trade is prolific:

1 gm in M..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Iq

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@DanielOCnr @alexkidman Huawei’s cameras have been top shelf for a few years now. A shame the brand is suffering he..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yE

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Well @alexkidman’s low-light camera tests of the Galaxy S10+, iPhone XS Max, Huawei P30 Pro, Huawei Mate 20 Pro, an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dg

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@dmeeze @jpwarren @jturner_au @zdnetaustralia You’re thinking of CERT Australia (CERT-AU, originally under AGD), no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LP

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@franksting @jpwarren @ashabeeeee I don’t think the Ideas Boom is still a thing.

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@franksting @ashabeeeee The government seems to have trouble keeping an eye on most things, so I think we’re safe here.

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“After hearing bold claims from Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, the Australian House Infrastructure, Transpo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3O

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@glengyron @NewtonMark @Pollytics This reminds me, @jeamland and I need to figure out what we’re doing with hingeometer.com.

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At @sportsbetcomau, “Color of Tie: Settled on the predominant color of the first tie worn by Josh Frydenberg during..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bk

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MargotSaville @BeverleyHead Sportsbet paying out $4.85 on a coalition victory - I’m just following the $$ 😀

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smh In an embarrassing bungle, a libertarian New Zealand MP opposed to the anti-gun laws missed the vote because he was..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rs

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glengyron What, was there a black person in there or something? twitter.com/jennineak/stat…

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@dobes @NewtonMark “Pushing the houses out of sync would be a courageous move, Prime MInister.”

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NewtonMark “Morrison” absolutely has not. They are now the only dates available to him under law, and the fact that he “flagge..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FU

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@jturner_au @jpwarren @zdnetaustralia There’s quite a bit in the discussion paper about chain-of-command issues. In..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…31

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@gnoll110 Easily. UK research shows that people massively over-estimate things like number of migrants, amount of overseas aid, etc.

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@rgmerk @jpwarren @zdnetaustralia I think it’s a pegged exchange rate, but I’m not sure of the rate itself.

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From this week’s @ArmsControlWonk podcast: “The Venn diagram of people who believe in EMP and creeping Sharia law i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rC

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“MacGov says Australian government is becoming stifled by cloud vendor lock-in” by @ashabeeeee zdnet.com/article/macgov…

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Me at @zdnetaustralia: “Sharpened call for an Australian cyber civil defence organisation” zdnet.com/article/sharpe…

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dobes Pleased to announce a new era in shitposting is coming to Japan pic.twitter.com/3cpg0ELDQb

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“Huawei’s problem isn’t Chinese backdoors. It’s buggy software.” (28 Mar) wired.com/story/huawei-t…

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Well this one’s a few Valiants short of a car park… twitter.com/chelsea1935/st…

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@GreenJ @geofflemon @abcnews Does this mean that we’re allowed to tamper with our balls now?

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donniemnemonic Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey sent beard shavings to Azealia Banks so she could make an amulet to protect him from ISIS

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ashabeeeee @stilgherrian @whatisdelicious @zdnetaustralia Cyber. Cyber. Cyber. Cyber. Cyber. Cyber. Cyber. Cyber. Cyber. Cyber..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9x

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ashabeeeee ’15 percent of Uber rides in Western Sydney are to or from train stations’ - because everything is so so far away from one

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@whatisdelicious @zdnetaustralia I just counted 29 cybers, but it’s not the record. When @ashabeeeee and I were com..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…p0

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MarkRDuckett Baby has a very long tail .. pic.twitter.com/9GGlBuKYDK

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Story filed for @zdnetaustralia. It contains an adequate number of cybers.

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@dlmetcalf This is very New South Wales. :)

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egadheg “It’s a phrase I didn’t ever expect to use…an ‘Australian terrorist’…”
Bill, there’s been quite a few.

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sharnatweets I’m sorry, but Morrison 100% looks like he’s sitting on the loo in this photo. twitter.com/JoshButler/sta…

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@R_Chirgwin @bigjsl So quick I didn’t see it. But yes, it’s a good band name.

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ABCMediaComms And here again @chriskkenny and @australian: The word used was “conservators”, in a light-hearted chat about a murd..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ql

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kevinneubauer @YO9IRF Seems to me like a perfectly good 100 amp fused connector. pic.twitter.com/F4YeLkniyS

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YO9IRF Anyone know what connector is this ? pic.twitter.com/ufboqurUDH

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@bigjsl I’ve been so looking forward to this.

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Tue plan, such that it is: Write for @zdnetaustralia; fix a client’s email ; enjoy the thrills and spills of Budget Night.

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Tue plan, such that it is: Write for @zdnetaustralia; fix a client’s email; enjoy the thrills and spills of Budget Night.

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I know it’s late in the day for a weather forecast but I fell asleep again. Weird and annoying. pic.twitter.com/gYXtb1NuuB

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I probably shouldn’t have mentioned the secret cities because they’re meant to be a secret. Even in Adelaide most p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…y4

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I seem to be having an Annoying Side Effects morning, and what’s more I’ve just woken from a dream where I got caug..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…I2

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Tuesday. It’s like all of the toys were suddenly broken on a rainy day. Tuesday.

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