Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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October 20th, 2019

erstkate I’m thinking these pants pic.twitter.com/QAAMs8ZeDf

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@SnarkyPlatypus @jonoabroad You do need the first series to understand how the universe works though.

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BBCPolitics Labour will back an amendment next week calling for a referendum on PM’s deal says Shadow Brexit Secretary..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qu

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@_skeletonmeat Oui. It’s not the file system, because that’s the same as last month. I’m more just curious than irritated.

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Ah, it’s probably just being throttled to a lower priority. I am fine with this.

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Since upgrading to the latest macOS and iOS my Time Machine backups have been taking fucking forever.

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stilgherrian It’s Aussie Bird Count this week, starting Monday! aussiebirdcount.org.au

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@NickyWill100 @JWestgarth @SnarkyPlatypus I’ll definitely start at the beginning, cheers.

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Listening to an episode of The Ron Burgundy Podcast from February, “The Top 10 Women with RuPaul” pca.st/7m15

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@NewtonMark You can’t just turn the plane upside down and shake? :) Nah, you’ll need to give it a good suck.

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@NewtonMark Except with the washing machine, at the end of it all your underpants would be clean.

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@NewtonMark [Nods] I was thinking about the lumpiness as well as the dust.

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@NickyWill100 The Herald knows its readership. ;)

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@NewtonMark Did the dust storm actually disrupt your schedule?

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There’s also a push for me to do a live dramatic reading of @CyberGovAU’s “Cyber Security Terminology” glossary wit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bo

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If you’ve not listened before, the most recent episode was “The 9pm Authoritarian Tentacles” in August…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pu

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PODCAST UPDATE: I hope to do an episode of “The 9pm Edict” on Thu or Fri. Remember to throw a few coins into the ti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nq

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NEW BLOG POST: “Weekly Wrap 490: Spring continues, with out-of-touch cyber bosses” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/49… Covers 1..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CS

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@swearyanthony I have zero sympathy for arsehats like them.

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Ah. “Shooting pets, spying and no washing on balconies: Australia’s strata wars” by @GaryNunn1 theguardian.com/australia-news… HT @swearyanthony.

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@swearyanthony Quite possibly, though I don’t recall seeing it. It’s a rich vein.

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Maybe I should do an essay or photo essay on all the entitled whinges that happen in strata title apartment buildin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r4

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Yeah? And then what? What do you think will happen? pic.twitter.com/C9DyiWKwoQ

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madd_sarah I just saw mashed potato referred to as Irish guacamole and I am done

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Sun plan, remainder, now that we’re back at Chatswood: Nap; Weekly Wrap (written but not yet posted); quiet evening..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0v

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Most of the time I don’t feel like fellating Scott Morrison. twitter.com/haruki_zaemon/…

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drunkenmadman The rest of the world have things called “laws” enforced by people broadly termed “law enforcement”. That’s how I’m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qi

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MavenofHonor {camera pans to silver cocktail shaker grasped by tentacle}

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NewtonMark This doesn’t happen, and the extent to which Liberal Party members are “concerned” about it is simply a measure of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8c

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GordyPls Ok but Nest owners are unlikely to have friends. twitter.com/justinhendrix/…

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@DanielOCnr @garthk @GordyPls @NewtonMark Ah, so Twitter bot into IoT prayer device? This could work.

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HALESCOUSE @ByDonkeys And of course, not far from Castlebank Street in Partick was this classic of our time. pic.twitter.com/RPIutcvlIK

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Thanks, everyone. The consensus seems to be along these lines. Generic American English now, with no specific marke..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bf

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Look over the years I’ve made some seriously poor choices about who I’ve woken up with, but never anything this hor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Y6

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@munin Ubiquitous then? You have the sense I mean, but I’m wondering if there’s a sociolinguistic aspect.

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@jpwarren Then we must irradiate the children in an organised fashion!

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Dear Americans and Linguists, is using “hoops” for “basketball” ubiquitous, or particularly black or white, or regional, or what?

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juhasaarinen The Great Magic Pine Cone Sceptre pic.twitter.com/bxlPHgh6wp

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katinacurtis The Sultan of Brunei opened his meeting with Morrison by complimenting him on how well Australia was doing in the r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vt

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CosmicRami My views are that Neil D. Tyson and Lawrence Krauss are garbage human beings.

If this offends you, just use the un..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i5

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ElsaSketch I collected every single item in the game and brought it back to the goose lair. I think I officially completed the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X9

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D_Keating What your mates say when you ask if they brought the cheap vodka twitter.com/railmaps/statu…

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Why people watch the series “The Big Bang Theory”. twitter.com/Forbes/status/…

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Support this. More children should be randomly irradiated. twitter.com/jpwarren/statu…

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Oh. That hashtag looks like “Arouse Hill”.

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“My God, it’s full of bogans.”

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pookleblinky I bet you solid money elon musk would take a pill of horse shit every day if you told him to

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@GordyPls @garthk @NewtonMark Bah, like I would ever abuse this kind of responsibility.

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41Strange Artist and designer Rob Loukotka has drawn every product the ACME Corporation ever sold to Wile E. Coyote pic.twitter.com/lHst7M7l4d

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@NuclearAnthro Also, I’m pretending to have not seen the second half of that tweet.

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@NuclearAnthro I read that as “axolotl medication” and now I think you should get an axolotl.

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Providing rugby commentary to the burghers of Rouse Hill. No, really.

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@GordyPls @NewtonMark You mean pwned by someone other than the Pope?

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The outer suburbs, where we’ll just close the footpath without offering an alternative. A complaint shall be filed. pic.twitter.com/ZcaZMZi8zh

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Arriving at Kellyville. One stop to Rouse Hill. Very excite.

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RichardAOB The White Australia Policy was dismantled in 1973, shortly after the election of the Whitlam Government.
It was als..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yz

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@jxeeno @SnarkyPlatypus Yep. They do an adequate lunch, and there’s enough hidey-holes to avoid the majority of the fuckheads.

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@jxeeno It does. @SnarkyPlatypus and I will have Sunday Lunch in Rouse Hill.

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It’s Aussie Bird Count this week, starting Monday! aussiebirdcount.org.au

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Red-Bellied Black Snake is a very good snake, unless it bites you. twitter.com/le_rako/status…

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@purserj @techoglot It’s still kinda frightening though.

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@playswithf1re That IS interesting. I think I agree with the argument too. But yeah, the ending is stock and trite,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AB

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@jstogdill Once you hit about 15 or 16 it’s all the same, I think. At least until the toilets back up.

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TheRetroRoomRoo This is Charles, the man who took the Windows XP background photo in Sonoma, California. 😎🤘📷 pic.twitter.com/NoRFGKDQIo

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Sun plan, confirmed: Ponder the week ahead (done); Sunday Lunch, Rouse Hill; Weekly Wrap (written but not yet posted); quiet evening.

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@misosusanowa Thanks, yes, I know the nature image is vital, tho I wasn’t sure if a laughing continent counted. :)

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@jstogdill Yeah it’s impressive stuff. I’ve flown SYD-SFO and return on a 787 and it’s comfy. Well, as comfy as 13…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xX

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@jstogdill Yeah the Trans-Pacific Fly-Bus to our patch looks scarier but the routing takes you past some suitable e..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VO

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@jstogdill Actually the Wikipedia article is probably better. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ETOPS

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@jstogdill That Pacific is already routinely flown with twin-engined aircraft like the Boeing 777 and 787. Has been..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…j6

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@garystark Indeed. It’s been two steps forward, etc, but there is progress.

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@kcarruthers Wow. So these are new multi-use gloves? Because that’s serious commitment.

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@kcarruthers So is he cleaning the windows with implements and chemicals, or just by licking them gently?

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ICYMI last night, a brief film review. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@kcarruthers You make him sound like a dog accepting a new kitten. I suppose that was your intention.

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Sun plan, an outline: Lazy morning; Health Patrol* to Sunday Lunch (time and location TBA); ponder the week ahead;..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6I

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rodneyheron Have they moved to blockchain twitter.com/engadget/statu…

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“Making it up as you go along” is also the meta-theme for Brexit.

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Hmmm. I could have threaded the Time theme a little more artfully there, but I was busking before I’d had my first..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1Y

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Once it was so bold
Now, eternal October*
Time itself is dead


* See “Eternal September”
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eternal_S…

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The pensioners march,
Say they want a final say
Autumn never ends

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upulie Do YOU have a wild ass problem? twitter.com/popsci/status/…

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Now to Brexit news
The unkempt man writes letters
A continent laughs

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@NewtonMark @jpwarren @staticsan @moylecroft @dobes Do you think the NBN will actually be finished by 2913 though?

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Sunday. You call, but there is no echo, and no response. You are alone in the world, and everything is your fault. Sunday.

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deapoirierbooks Voldemort didn’t try to kill Harry Potter until he was 55
Darth Vader was nearly 40 when he built the Death Star
Ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i5

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@JustJimWillDo @dobes @JohnBirmingham Ah yeah I remember this crash now. I don’t know what to say.

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Reuters BREAKING: UK lawmakers accept Letwin amendment to withhold approval of deal until legislation to ratify it..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0S

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Oh that’s right, the British Parliament is sitting. HAHAHAHAHAHAHA.

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@JustJimWillDo @dobes @JohnBirmingham Anyway, things just fall out of the sky sometimes.

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“MV-22’s Retractable Belly Gun: 360°, Remote Controlled, HELLISH Firepower From The Sky” youtube.com/watch?v=KYJML7… Pi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xi

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PessimistsArc 1931: Einstein blames machines for unemployment in great depression… 🕳️timesmachine.nytimes.com/svc/tmach/v1/r… pic.twitter.com/hhjTlzjnn8

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leifnixon @stilgherrian Random association; Swedish Cold War-era coastal artillery bunkers had this big ass breaker.

“KRIG”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tr

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@leifnixon Indeed. :) I’ve actually visited the restored Nike base north of San Francisco. Fascinating stuff.

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@NewtonMark I note also that the Spitfire has a German civilian reg.

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