Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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November 2nd, 2019

alanferrier Better headline: “Facebook will actively promote politicians lying to you, as long as the politicians give them lot..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WV

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I’m quite liking the presenter’s 1940s sartorial splendour and his excellent use of gesture. Plus he kinda sounds l..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aD

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aral This is like cancer threatening to leave your body. Yes, please, thank you and goodbye 👋

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OrkneyLibrary It’s in and from the east a strong November wind is blowing, bringing rain and darkness fr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bw

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I’ve just stumbled across a decent YouTube series doing a real-time weekly explainer of WW2. It’s engaging. Here’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jh

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layanglicana Private Eye has the final word on Brexit
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Captain of the Titanic says:
‘Let’s Get the Iceberg Do..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RA

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richardosman Don’t know whether to watch the rugby final or to take advantage of the fact that the Chiswick Waitrose will be empty.

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@jpwarren @SnarkyPlatypus You should explain what racism is to @SnarkyPlatypus. That would go well.

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helpmeskeletor When a cop feels comfortable enough to flash a white supremacist sign on camera that means that there are multiple..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…P4

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samanthamaiden There’s a 101 year old woman called Dot in @theage today offering to do a contract killing of @realDonaldTrump so t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wm

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NewtonMark Giving the Government your biometrics before you’re old enough to vote against the government having your biometric..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MF

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johnthelutheran Serious Culture (Blade Runner): “In 2019, hyper-realistic androids will stalk the rain-sodden streets of Los Angele..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NR

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WreckinRod This month is the 𝙤𝙣𝙡𝙮 month you can retweet this. Blade Runner has officially become a movie set in modern day. pic.twitter.com/vchHUmlX8V

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@AzMoo @JM77 Quite possibly, yes. If in doubt, I have Dunning-Krugered it.

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Why are artlessly ambiguous headlines called ‘crash blossoms’?” spectator.co.uk/2019/11/why-ar… This is something you need to know.

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CaseyBriggs Tired: calling someone a cutie
Wired: calling someone pic.twitter.com/z4i3wlw1Cw

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@AzMoo @JM77 Sure, though Woolworths probably has a simpler award structure, and this problem has been there for 10..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…az

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This is good. Do we know whether he’s said it aloud? twitter.com/elronxenu/stat…

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Only if I can name the department and read out some of the passwords. twitter.com/redstarcycles/…

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I’d forgotten about this, and of course it’s a perfect fit for my podcast. Added to the list! twitter.com/plumrid/status…

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Now this IS interesting, though I suppose now I’d have to try to find the audio. But I can do this. twitter.com/_midofo_/statu…

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@eddit0r Haha this signal is at 11.57µHz so I suspect, just maybe, no one would be able to hear it.

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@PoroMark @SnarkyPlatypus Did this involved a, erm, physical challenge?

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@SnarkyPlatypus Also, it is still too early to tell the Platypus that in elderly patients to elimination half-life..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AN

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@SnarkyPlatypus Obviously I haven’t modelled in things like absorption rates through the gut or whatever, but this..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6C

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@SnarkyPlatypus In this it’s about five days to settle into the new pattern.

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@SnarkyPlatypus So let’s say you’ve been taking 100 units of this 33-day drug, and you drop it to 50. You start the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XV

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@SnarkyPlatypus As you can see, it takes about a week for it to settle into a regular pattern.

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People wonder why it takes time for changes to a drug regime to take effect. Here’s the drug load in your body star..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7n

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AOC You are correct!

But you tried to extort a foreign government for personal gain, so here we are. twitter.com/realdonaldtrum…

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@mattcdef2000 @dobes That house will be rubble by midday tomorrow.

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There’s also still time — because there’s always time — to throw a few dollars into the tip jar attwitter.com/i/web/status/1…RUAi

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I’ll return to this thread a bit later. I’ll be recording tomorrow some time, so there’s plenty of time for your nominations.

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@swearyanthony Sure. Not really a fun and lighthearted topic though, is it.

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@mattcdef2000 The jerkbirds are very bin-oriented down there. It worries me. @dobes

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This certainly struck me as odd, yes, though I haven’t listened to the comments themselves yet. Added to my list, t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4A

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Yep, a bit obvious, but certainly an honorary mention. Cheers. twitter.com/techoglot/stat…

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This is certainly worthy, so noted. It’s certainly an honorary mention. twitter.com/jpwarren/statu…

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Ah, this fits into the opening monologue somewhat so I’ve made a note. twitter.com/andrewdotnich/…

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WHAT CLEVER* THINGS HAVE YOU SEEN? I’m after suggestions for people who deserve an Elephant Stamp of Approval for E..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pa

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The podcast pre-production is going quite well, thanks for asking.

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Bogs4NY Suspicious package that shutdown train station turns out to be a box containing the ’s new “Help P..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…z6

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@expectproblems @NewtonMark In any event, I look forward to your flight report. :)

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priyavprabhakar thinking about how this white band from australia randomly named themselves “the middle east” after the frontman wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GC

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HeerJeet People have made this point before but it can’t be underscored enough that this is in fact the argument Sideshow Bo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dT

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jimmykimmel We mashed up @BarackObama’s Bin Laden speech with @realDonaldTrump’s al-Baghdadi speech, and the results are amazing pic.twitter.com/Z8yfxSYWLd

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@expectproblems @NewtonMark This is good to hear. As you discovered, it’s a bit sunny up there.

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@NewtonMark @expectproblems This is more a question for @expectproblems, it’s more her skillset.

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@natashamitchell Yep, you can make something like capers out of them. Plenty of recipes on the line.

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Idealaw Do you remember back when every household had a big book that just listed people’s names, addresses and phone numbe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vf

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Gosh, it’s more than a month since “The 9pm Authoritarian Tentacles” stilgherrian.com/edict/00090/ pic.twitter.com/WcWGQVIXzB

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cameronwilson hey so just so you know

the kid who got famous for smashing an egg on that senator loved by neo Nazis

is promoti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fc

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Sat plan, remainder: Podcast pre-production, ready to record tomorrow some time; quiet evening in, I reckon.

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stilgherrian NEW BLOG POST: “Talking Huawei on @abcadelaide” (13m50s audio) stilgherrian.com/conversations/… pic.twitter.com/absj58OzvB

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bobcesca_go Trump just said San Francisco has “needles floating around in the streets.” He followed it up by saying the “govern..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jw

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@jonoabroad You’d think people would notice.

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@jonoabroad I didn’t know you could recharge a MacBook via a butt plug.

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Hurrah! I got 8/10 in this week’s @SatPaper quiz, but only because I scored two bonus points on one question. I los..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8A

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When I search for Windsor NSW on Google Maps I’m shown this image, which is… reassuring? pic.twitter.com/5SwepYR6V8

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“Government officials have admitted that the robo-debt system accidentally sent out 10,000 debt notices in April. B..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ff

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@jonoabroad Or maybe Mini-DisplayPort, because size matters.

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“New Murray–Darling Basin inspector-general Mick Keelty is pushing for tough expanded powers to get answers from thtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…3rCS

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gtank__ When you hear that a small team is “always hiring” you might want to ask why they need to replace people so often.

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@zdnetaustralia The quotes in my @zdnetaustralia piece came from this panel, but there were quite a few other issue..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ND

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I believe this is the point, yes.

It is currently 7pm Friday evening in DC. twitter.com/RealPressSecBo…

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@SnarkyPlatypus His well-educated* pronunciation of “colonism” is worth* waiting for.

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@munin Look I just work here, do you want to buy it or not?

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I will link to this, though, to give you a flavour of the hilariously affected presentation style: “cultural approp..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JG

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You’ll also hear briefly from the MAGA YouTube star (!) The Adorable Deplorable with 2260 subscribers. No, I won’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iP

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Listening to another excellent episode of the “Trump, Inc” podcast, “All The President’s Memes”. Hear about the MAG..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tr

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@liedra Not about Certain Matters, no.

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andrewwhiteau When social media does better detective work than actual detectives: twitter.com/tom_tanuki/sta…

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KKeneally Exquisite.

@HonTonyAbbott loudly complaining about the application of the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme A..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qE

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@PeteLawler That’s presumably the team I was interacting with earlier.

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Me at @zdnetaustralia Tuesday: “Cyber Security Strategy 2020: Civil society experts slam ‘national security’ agenda” zdnet.com/article/cyber-…

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cobrown Maybe someone needs to explain at length to Latin folks how very wrong they are about all this. twitter.com/giancarlosopo/…

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@SnarkyPlatypus Also, I’ve noticed that you read very, very quickly, both today and in the past.

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Sat plan, outline draft: Slow Saturday start with fried rice and reading; some outstanding* administrivia; podcast..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uj

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@JanJoostBouwman Apparently they’re called “pickle forks”. True story.

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ScottMonty Facebook: Politicians, you can run ads laden with lies.

Also Facebook: Health clinic, you can’t run an HIV prevent..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o9

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nukestrat STRATCOM completes Global Thunder strategic exercise with focus on NATO. Included long-range B-2 and B-52 strike si..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CI

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Wow, this looks like something out of @Scarfolk. twitter.com/MarshallJulius…

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So is Trump flounce-quitting New York?

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So what shall be my plan for this Spring day in the Blue Mountains? Let me consider that over a coffee. pic.twitter.com/qGKHi4CQIc

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Saturday. There will be a subtle change in your environment, but you won’t notice it until it is too late to avoid the pain. Saturday.

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