Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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July 16th, 2019

AthertonKD Today is the 74th anniversary of the first atomic bomb detonation, at the Trinity Site in New Mexico.

The sparse..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gg

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sovietvisuals In response to invasion, let’s strengthen chemical defence of the USSR” Soviet poster, 1932 pic.twitter.com/63V8M4218R

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sunny_hundal I’m not exaggerating here, if this were a Muslim group the media and European politicians would be losing their shi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9Q

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pixelatedboat 100% of the time, the answer to “why is Trump doing this?” is “because he’s an old man who is angry about a thing he saw on TV”

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@NewtonMark Same keeps happening to me. All hail Eros.

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@NewtonMark The thought had already crossed my mind.

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“Daily out on the streets fighting American imperialism,” apparently. And then cut to John Howard. My brain hurts.

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@awelder I wonder what else we could entomb in space.

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@jeamland Possibly, but it’ll be an issue that will dog the space program for years to come.

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CNET Australia is cooked, yet again: Venomous toads hitch ride on a massive snake to escape storm, creating the ultimate..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6F

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When the aliens come they’ll wonder why we have canned dead dogs orbiting the Earth.

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OMFG they’ve reanimated Bert Newton.

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@vealmince I watched the whole thing because I hate myself.

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@RealNickHodge The Gus Grissom angle is truly top shelf work, Nick.

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And to be fair, this was even more significant than the Moon landing broadcast. twitter.com/TeenVogue/stat…

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NO THE ASTRONAUTS DID NOT FACE THE “HARSH VACUUM OF SPACE” BECAUSE THEY WERE INSIDE A SPACECRAFT STOP LYING TO US BRIAN.

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I’LL SHOW YOU A FULL MOON.

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THEY ARE GOING TO DESTROY THE SUN.

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ddowza yeah, nah pic.twitter.com/4cxe9ZjnEq

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@JustJimWillDo No I am watching this thing about Apollo on ABC which for some reason has Julia Zemiro on it.

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WHY THE FUCK DO WE NEED A STUDIO AUDIENCE I AM ALREADY ANGRY.

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Rainmaker1973 Tarantula Xenesthis immanis keeps small frog Chiasmocleis ventrimaculata as a “pet,” to eat insects that eat the sp..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nq

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@sylmobile @ApostrophePong You mean the being run down by a car health risk?

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@OaaSvc @dobes @NewtonMark @GordyPls @jpwarren Look I know you’re all trying to make me angry but I am calm and at one with the world.

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DavidParis this timeline fucking sux
twitter.com/scottwamplerbm…

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@ApostrophePong @sylmobile I need to start with a lot more brisk walking for a few weeks, to gear up. I am way out..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GX

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Twelve hours until Full Moon at 0738 AEST.

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find_evil VLC appears to have attained sentience (run for your life) pic.twitter.com/892DSNkqJ0

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jxeeno looking for a vacuum cleaner that doesn’t suck

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@sylmobile @ApostrophePong Quite possibly but I’m not up to running yet.

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DwayneDavidPaul How does the crayon know it’s an emergency? twitter.com/survivaIguide/…

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If you’d like a good laugh, read the official list of Australia’s National Living Treasures. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_…

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AMSA_News What a rescue! Earlier this morning we received an alert from the Japan Coast Guard that the Myojin Maru 8, located..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MD

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Fifteen hours until Full Moon at 0738 AEST.

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@foursaken I’ve been getting outside more lately.

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@dobes @NewtonMark @jpwarren My pants are already off, and I’m still waiting in the pharmacy.

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BOM_Vic 🚀 Attention space fans! 👽 The good news - there will be a partial early tomorrow morning! ☀️ 🌏 🌗 The..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…y9

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Passing the Hill of Dead Pets.

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@rgibli No, you see, I’m a man so traditionally we just ignore all this so-called “advice”.

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CosmicRami FYI, took to the skies at 11:32pm Sydney time on this day, 50 years ago.

Just made it within July 16, s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xF

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In a Waratah Series B . The in-car displays are fucked, and as well approach Circular Quay the c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CL

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Health update: Apart from the known stresses and brain worms, I’m OK except I need to eat more salads, get some exe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1t

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Entering The Place Where There Are Antlers.

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GreenJ if you’ve not heard this … twitter.com/openculture/st…

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@LowyInstitute Tue plan, remainder: Having knocked off the errands early, it’s just my GP at 1515, the train back t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dX

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@jono_hayward I’ve never trusted those little bastards.

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wolfcat I read this and thought, yeah I would panic in my briefs as well :-) twitter.com/kenkmaki2/stat…

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Hah! Last question is from Richard Broinowski. It’s always such a quality audience.

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A fascinating conversation with Hugh White. I have more on his view of the cybers than in the book, and I should ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…H4

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Stevie_Easton Great story. It quotes a US air force person who said the guy didn’t even seem to realise his payment was considere..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…P7

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@johncarneyau True, so at least we’ve made some progress there.

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Hugh White starts with his argument about the rise of China. An old bloke taking notes nearby is going “Mmmm” const..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MK

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NewtonMark “… public servants looking after our data security all drive to work in the same clown car.”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vo

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@naamanzhou @verbaliza That’s Senator-in-Exile Culleton to you.

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naamanzhou I love that the law books featured on Rod Culleton’s new Youtube channel are:

• Australian Legal Dictionary
• Aus..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oa

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@RealNickHodge @LowyInstitute It’s traditional, I know, but possibly a bit shit.

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Oops I was misinformed. It’s 1230 for 1245. Time for a coffee.

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Correct. Hugh White is a very well-respected analyst, but the plan he proposes is radical. He knows that, but yeah..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pq

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I’m particularly interested in White’s dismissal of the cybers. Here’s the only two significant mentions, two scree..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dQ

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Next for me at 1230: Hugh White talking about his new book “How to Defend Australia”.
blackincbooks.com.au/books/how-defe…..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lw

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ctrlcreep In this age of vascular predation, it is wisest to keep your blood in a vault, and proceed to operate inside a robo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zK

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I’d express this as “both one and the other” rather than “neither one nor the other” to make dual citizens sound le..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Z4

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@thempiricalkid It’s quite a drive, and it’s likely they’d just shoot us.

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This whole storming thing is stupid and pointless. Everybody knows the aliens were moved to Pine Gap in Australia d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…36

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Did Jesus of Nazareth consider himself Roman? twitter.com/RealMarkLatham…

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Matt_Alt Japanese giant salamander emboldened by heavy rains to explore Kyoto. It was collared by cops and carted back to sa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cz

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@LowyInstitute Tue plan, slight refined: Errand, Surry Hills; 1215 “Hugh White: How to defend Australia” at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Je

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noreasonspec PUT IT IN MY VEINS
@GordyPls pic.twitter.com/Tj1OAlUXvV

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arielbogle Maybe the headline should be “young people know a scam when they see one”? abc.net.au/news/2019-07-1…

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rohan_p this sounds bad? twitter.com/aldotcom/statu…

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Another nice* day ahead for Sydney.

* It shouldn’t be this warm in July. pic.twitter.com/Ln4aaopSF9

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Tue plan, assuming all goes well: 1215 “Hugh White: How to defend Australia” at @LowyInstitute..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5w

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Tue plan, background: ICYMI last night, Health Patrol’s charge has turned up. The shape of my day will depend on th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tB

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Tuesday. Cutlery is not made from cuttlefish. Tuesday.

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That’s all the news for now. [Thud]

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Health Patrol has finally been contacted and its charge is now asleep. Soon I will be again too, I hope.

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