Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 18th, 2019

I’m going to bed now because I have to pretend to be a journalist for the next couple of days. Likewise, all day.

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MissPeelpants Slim pickings from 1975 pic.twitter.com/D9rNIVK0R6

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DmitryOpines Spare some sympathy for the DexEU junior staffer who is going to find out Monday morning they have to produce a No-..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0P

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Histreepix The Pietz-Lorella siblings would travel Europe, demonstrating safe sex through interpretative dance. 1910s. pic.twitter.com/Ir7mP2LH4b

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@NewtonMark So did you watch it? Or have you continued to disappoint your mother?

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@moylecroft @NewtonMark Emus, crocs, goannas… Though hey, that article is a fair summary of the key themes in Whi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oq

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@NewtonMark Oh, and take out their incredibly long supply lines with some well-chosen strikes.

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@NewtonMark And of course they’re citing Hugh White’s new book which, while written by a very well respected analys..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DA

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@NewtonMark Also, @NewtonMark, there’s one only nation with the capability of landing a brigade-sized force in Aust..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vV

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stilgherrian “Strange blanket from Japan promises good night’s sleep with the help of tentacle-like noodles”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sK

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NEW BLOG POST: “Weekly Wrap 481: Parliamentary processes beyond the snow” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/48… Covers 12–18 Augutwitter.com/i/web/status/1…Chj7

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Signature Pork Mooncakes, apparently. OH: “Moon Festival has jumped the shark.” Or pig. pic.twitter.com/9MGFxiaDTr

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@GyanS I do know this piece, but is it that close?

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erik_kaars Tired: The Middle Ages were repressive.

Wired: Medieval people practiced sex magic.

A quick thread on medieval ap..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CP

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@NewtonMark @kcollasarundell @garthk @SilvesterSJ Mark, I don’t think you understand Lockheed Martin’s goal here.

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@NewtonMark @garthk @SilvesterSJ “A distributed tanking scenario in which KC-46As operating outside the range of en..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KG

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jonkudelka Now you can be a flying arsehole on a jetski. twitter.com/mashable/statu…

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@NewtonMark @garthk @SilvesterSJ There’s been talk of using the MQ-25 as a tanker (which seems ridiculous to me) or..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HM

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I agree with @NewtonMark. Read the whole thing. This is magnificent. twitter.com/NewtonMark/sta…

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@tacticalmaid @NewtonMark “Boeing’s MQ-25 prototype maneuvers through a deck-handling demonstration in February in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rl

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@tacticalmaid @NewtonMark From the same page, “A rendering of General Atomics’ MQ-25 drone design. (General Atomics..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WY

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@tacticalmaid @NewtonMark It’s a Lockheed Martin concept rendering. “A rendering of Lockheed Martin’s MQ-25 concept..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qd

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@NewtonMark Yeah I’m pretty sure that’s not their role.

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@NewtonMark I thought a “love sock” was something different. As I said the other day, I think I had one as a teenager.

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stilgherrian ICYMI, me at @zdnetaustralia Fri: “The pointless puppetry of national security’s parliamentary processes,” being a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MG

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stilgherrian ICYMI, me at @zdnetaustralia Wed: “Media IT networks a national security risk: AFP” zdnet.com/article/media-…

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smolrobots 33) Punchbot. For dealing with Nazis. pic.twitter.com/4N7A5GdvIH

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PulpLibrarian Porthcawl has everything!* British Railways poster, 1960.

(*no Wimpy bar however. ) pic.twitter.com/2EFpnv0m3L

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PulpLibrarian Take Qantas to : where the squirrels have a meth problem. Travel poster by Harry Rogers, 1960s. pic.twitter.com/QaWcM2b0Ic

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Scientits This is a ridiculous headline 🙄 twitter.com/independent/st…

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@dawnstarau This does appear to be the case, yes.

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@NewtonMark @paulwallbank @dobes Thank you. I’ve just skimmed it, but I do so love reading about Magical Businesses..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ta

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Sun plan, remainder: 1832 train to Sydney, because I have to start early-ish tomorrow; Weekly Wrap en route, probab..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i3

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@mogadeet Did they? Can’t talk. Busy “trying to sleep”.

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@voltagex Isn’t the anti-5G brigade magical!

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“Strange blanket from Japan promises good night’s sleep with the help of tentacle-like noodles”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sK

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@moylecroft @GordyPls I too am curious about the “party churches”.

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@GordyPls Wait. How much Communion Wine are we talking about? And which church is this because it sounds worth converting.

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@purserj @R_Chirgwin Wow that’s a Howler.*

* He won’t get the joke, will he. It’s a little indirect.

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@purserj @R_Chirgwin Not if Keanu Reeves has anything to do with it.

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Current reading: “1249.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Cultural and Ethnic Groups (ASCCEG), 2016”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ys

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I can’t be arsed* checking, but this strikes me as an excellent fake.

* See what I did there? twitter.com/2Ls1T/status/1…

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paul_haine In retrospect I think it’s time to question Billy Joel’s claim that his generation didn’t start the fire

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ICYMI, me at @zdnetaustralia Fri: “The pointless puppetry of national security’s parliamentary processes,” being a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MG

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ICYMI, me at @zdnetaustralia Wed: “Media IT networks a national security risk: AFP” zdnet.com/article/media-…

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I’m not one to complain, @CARROT_app, but it IS meant to be winter. pic.twitter.com/42kVtaMrl3

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Sun plan, an outline: Slow start with chores; Sunday Lunch, Blackheath; plan the week ahead; a little shopping, Leu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tk

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Sunday. The monsters are loose, but you can see their strings. Sunday.

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