Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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June 14th, 2019

brucerossbrc Sheep clustered in the shade of a wind turbine in Queensland

In our climate shade should be mandatory in all paddo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jL

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DDsD Oh yeah so I just re-checked the @NBN_Australia availability in my area again.. this location where NBN FILMED THEI..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…up

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“Contrary to popular opinion…” Still, if I were starting a Nazi conspiracy, the Mt Gravatt Bowls Club would definittwitter.com/i/web/status/1…gfNc

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LukeLPearson Yeah, they belong to a racist hate group that endorses violence and I’m pretty sure old mate in the back is pulling..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xk

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teambuild3r Brutal reality check from @dfat for people over 75 considering getting an Australian passport pic.twitter.com/ZF0poxfmSH

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MoviesSilently Since I am on light duty owing to illness and since we recently lost both Paul Darrow and Jacqueline Pearce, I thin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…54

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@jon_lawrence @R_Chirgwin @nazzer @crust_pizza You’re referring to the Ostani Bar, of course, and I was wanting one..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cy

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@jon_lawrence @R_Chirgwin @nazzer @crust_pizza No, their kitchen is closed for renovations, which is why we ended u..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ke

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@moylecroft @littlenational Doubtless. And I’ll be sleeping in tomorrow.

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Rainmaker1973 A myotonic goat is a domestic goat whose muscles freeze for roughly 3 seconds when the goat feels panic..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vi

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@JayStephens @staticsan Well, nearly every episode. It’s pretty clear which ones I don’t.

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@JayStephens @staticsan Well I always do, because I remix every episode.

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@R_Chirgwin @nazzer @jon_lawrence Well , I dunno what’s wrong here, but clearly @crust_pizza, who haven’t tweeted s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5D

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@jon_lawrence I would never order Domino’s because it’s complete shit.

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@nazzer @jon_lawrence The @littlenational waiter also agrees that the Kingston Crust Pizza is always slow. Anyway,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oC

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@jon_lawrence Oh great. I should’ve used one of the Italian joints in Kingston or Manuka. Lesson learned.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Your probably right. The UK is sinking and we just need to check in once a month or so.

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@jon_lawrence I’m just getting Crust sent in. Apparently they’re being hammered tonight.

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@SnarkyPlatypus And yet here we are. He will definitely win.

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@JayStephens @staticsan Ah. Well, the slightly not-bassy Sennheisers will do for now. I’ve been thinking of investi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Iw

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Still another 10 to 15 minutes to go. Annoyed.

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Thank God I’ve got some proper Canberra weather tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/rtahnaFzCg

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@SnarkyPlatypus Primary school disco, @jplonie? We need a full report.

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Me at @zdnetaustralia Thursday: “Australia signals Indo-Pacific focus for Five Eyes” zdnet.com/article/austra…

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mrchrisaddison Want to feel old? Just wait a bit.

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My dinner is running late.

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@staticsan Well these are Sennheiser and not as cheap.

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markhumphries Australia’s new AFP-approved news channel
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@PeteLawler @JonathanPieNews Yeah, while the Cook & Moore was a breakthrough for its time, Jonathan Pie’s is more r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FE

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@franksting @purserj @mattcdef2000 @dobes I can imagine. Also, this is definitely not normal.

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@nazzer I can imagine. I should ask @whiteswine what a ’77 Queen Adelaide would be worth these days.

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Hmmm. My earbuds seem to have lost their bass response after going through a full washing machine cycle.

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@purserj @mattcdef2000 @dobes We have bees in the Mountains, and the yellow-tailed black cockatoos are in full bonkarama mode.

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@nazzer This is a tragedy. That’s a fucking good wine.

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@EponyMowse @littlenational Sure, but they don’t have a view of Little National. :)

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@wombat1974 @littlenational True. I usually stop by there or Kingston for the afternoon en route to the evening train.

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@CptHollingworth @gevauden Where was the Phoenician Club? As an aside, I miss the Nippon Club.

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@wombat1974 @littlenational It’s my fifth time here, and my first choice. Downside: Less choice for reasonably pric..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2A

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@JustJimWillDo @littlenational I’m unwell. And I have pizza arriving. So I can eat down here in peace before decidi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X1

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@wombat1974 @littlenational Yep. Once or twice I’ve randomly ended up having coffee with DFAT people I’ve wanted to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QU

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@EponyMowse @littlenational Heh. I see what you mean. Well I’m on the ANAO side of the building this time, so I’m g..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vb

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@littlenational Apropos of nothing in particular, that staircases leads up from the library to the lounge, where th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yl

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@EponyMowse @littlenational Haha. Is that ANAO or DFAT? Both, I guess.

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@deanlk @gossy_b Hmmm. I hate lots of people. (Read that as you will.)

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@mattcdef2000 Yep. This is probably the same mod that was eating Woolloomooloo Wharf the other week. There’s a whol..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…u0

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@deanlk @gossy_b Ah. An event. Well Capital Brewery was the one suggested. Bentspoke was off because my guide is “i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0B

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I tweeted about this one last night, I think it was. It’s an astounding bit of corporate surveillance, and yet so,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YJ

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@Valakay I am semi-reliably informed that this is a known lurgi in Canberra atm. Just my luck.

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@rockyr1000 @littlenational Yes, Tempranillo is one of my favourite varietals now. I’m pleased that it’s becoming a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6P

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@MsPraxis @littlenational It’s one of the reasons I stay here. It’s a lovely place to work, and the internet is excellent.

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@gossy_b On the gin, “I dunno, I can imagine quite a lot.” But yes, let’s see how I go. Someone was making craft brewery noises at me.

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@JustJimWillDo @SnarkyPlatypus @littlenational Well, it’ll be with a pizza. Though now I’m thinking I should’ve ordered Turkish food.

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@bgosford Well, yes, but it was a thing of the time.

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@littlenational I’ve decided to have my dinner delivered to the @littlenational library. Such a lovely space. pic.twitter.com/ydHtRaj3bS

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@bgosford This one has ginger hair, vomit down his Midnight Oil t-shirt, and could barely walk let alone fly.

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@bgosford I had a drongo in my back yard once, after a party, but he eventually sobered up and went home.

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SBSNews Chinese-Australians have thanked Bob Hawke for granting them asylum as they join the nation in paying tribute to th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Z6

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I knew tagging in NukeTwitter would be a mistake.

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Hreter This picture is more cyberpunk than Cyberpunk 2077 will ever be pic.twitter.com/AvCy6W2QH2

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@DavidFeng This topic was discussed at the “War in 2025” conference yesterday and I’ll be writing about it.

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@NewtonMark @RealNickHodge @SnarkyPlatypus @dobes These strategic policy analysts have weird senses of humour.

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@littlenational Fri plan, remainder, updated: I’m feeling slight better after a shower and paracetamol, so I’ll org..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G0

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jendudley No person wants this.
No couple wants this.
No carpet wants this.
No. twitter.com/Debrabela81/st…

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timmwinto My all-time most hated vessel is the submarine because it Disrespects the Sea

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timmwinto Accidentally let my son drink a coke from a machine at the swimming pool and could only calm him down with a sullen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…om

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timmwinto My next book’s about a blind kid who knows all the Foxtel controls despite being blind. And before you ask yes it is set on a beach fuckhead

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A little bit of history. I also note that the US is describing limpet mines as a “highly sophisticated” attack, whi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WJ

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@dobes @SnarkyPlatypus @duckbytheoboe @RealNickHodge The WW2 weapons were air bursts, do less long-term fallout, an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pc

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@purserj @SnarkyPlatypus @RealNickHodge @dobes They did, but they presumably would’ve understood that they were morale-busters only.

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@RealNickHodge @SnarkyPlatypus @dobes Did anyone ever figure out, definitively, why all the aircraft carrier based..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0H

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@SnarkyPlatypus @RealNickHodge @dobes That would have required “a restructuring of the American economy” of a kind..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ex

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@dobes @duckbytheoboe @RealNickHodge @SnarkyPlatypus Cruel but fair, at least for a short while historically speaking.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @RealNickHodge @dobes Well yes, and I believe I’ve related Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto’s views on this..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9b

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Heh. This was indeed “a major restructuring of the US Navy”, @RealNickHodge @SnarkyPlatypus @dobes. twitter.com/AdelaGreenbaum…

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@voltagex @dobes @rohan_p Please don’t encourage them, Adam.

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Thank you for another wonderful conference, @ASPI_org. A shame I was ill and couldn’t come today, but I’m looking f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cd

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@rockyr1000 Thanks. I’ve had the cheese boards here at @littlenational before, and they are very good. They also ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yk

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@Valakay It’s not that spooky, I think. People travel from all over in a closed metal tube, then sit in close quart..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cx

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@littlenational Apparently it’s the fifth time I’ve stayed here. It certainly won’t be the last.

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That said, the @littlenational lounge and library are excellent places to relax+drink and work respectively. It’s a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bq

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Hahaha the hotel is trolling me now. I must be ill, because even the prospect of excellent cheese isn’t doing it fo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vS

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@SnarkyPlatypus I imagine there’s quite a few departments, or at least senior departmental officers, who’d want to disable ANAO.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @jeamland That looks like something to read properly, as poetry.

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@flowblok @jeamland @juhasaarinen @jpwarren @dobes Congratulations on making an excellent thing even excellenter.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Canberra is a strange and mysterious place. Maybe there’s SEKRIT poo rays coming from DFAT on one s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OQ

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Fri plan, remainder: Sulk; sloth; maybe watch videos; a light dinner; more sulking. All this will take place agains..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eS

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Status update: I have slept all day and the symptoms have subsided to aches, fatigue, nausea, and severe annoyance…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ap

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So, I won’t make it to the conference this morning, and it ends at lunchtime. Unless I struggle out of bed and go i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…en

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Status report: I am not well. I think I’ve caught a conference plague. Sore throat, body aches, shakes”, bathroom u..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fl

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Friday. Cubes have nine sides. You have been lied to for years. Friday.

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