Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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May 8th, 2020

stilgherrian And if you don’t enjoy this podcast, well, your braIn is broken.

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stilgherrian If you enjoy this podcast, please tell your friends, do the review and recommend thing, and consider dropping a few..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…a1

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stilgherrian NEW PODCAST: “The 9pm His Plague Diary 8” stilgherrian.com/edict/00104/

It’s on Spreaker spreaker.com/user/skankmedi… and Sou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ie

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The 1970 movie of “Catch-22” is currently on @SBSOnDemand. That is all. sbs.com.au/ondemand/video…

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@johnthelutheran You’re right, but space has never been not militarised.

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Gennefer “Gardener” pic.twitter.com/6DtDwriAmO

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@manindotblack Thanks, but no I’m all good. I already have an excellent iPad to fail to read things on.

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@WarWraith Oh no, that definitely looks real.

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On the other hand, there’s the forthcoming Netflix series “Space Force”. netflix.com/au/title/81021…

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“Space Force unveils recruiting video featuring secret space vehicle that will launch this month” stripes.com/news/space-for…

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I am not going to look at That Source Code tonight.

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@R_Chirgwin It was the Full Moon last night.

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@wolfcat @jpwarren FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP! FLAP!..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xB

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NewtonMark “The Stephen Conroy Exception.” twitter.com/bea_ker/status…

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stilgherrian HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: ABC’s podcast series “The Eleventh”. It’s not just about the sacking of Gough Whitlam. It’s als..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dl

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@jodiem @NewtonMark I’m only a couple of eps in but it’s just fantastic.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Have you ever given America a good sniff? Because I have.

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incunabula Am I the only one here who has very sensibly used this two months of quarantine to fulfill a boyhood ambition 40 ye..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gZ

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@drunkenmadman @jpwarren How… does… if… um, I’m not sure how this works.

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MatthewBevan You know what your mum would love? Cold hard stacks of remotely-wired CASH pic.twitter.com/uXAAt9H6FW

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speechleyish Bankrupting myself to place bets on the baby being named ScoMo Nightingale Brexit Bong Johnson pic.twitter.com/SkhGgknj0c

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@jpwarren @drunkenmadman I don’t think they’re in Ireland.

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jxeeno archived for your viewing pleasure

github.com/AU-COVIDSafe

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jxeeno putting a terms and conditions landing page before you land into a github hosted repository is the most government thing i’ve seen yet

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@jpwarren Correct. (Also I see what you did there.)

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@NewtonMark Isn’t it a fucking brilliant doco series! ABC Radio is delivering such brilliant stuff these days.

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greenleejw Pre-modern English used eel metaphors a lot, & one of my favorites is from a 1680 play, describing a man who was ev..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lz

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@JohnBirmingham You could always do a special edition. ;)

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And if you don’t enjoy this podcast, well, your braIn is broken.

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If you enjoy this podcast, please tell your friends, do the review and recommend thing, and consider dropping a few..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…a1

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NEW PODCAST: “The 9pm His Plague Diary 8” stilgherrian.com/edict/00104/

It’s on Spreaker spreaker.com/user/skankmedi… and Sou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ie

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I have just finished recording. Which means it’s about an hour until the podcast is online. I DO THIS FOR YOU.

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I am ready to start recording the podcast, so very shortly I will start recording the podcast. I’ll pour myself a l..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cL

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“The Murdoch media’s China coronavirus conspiracy has one aim: get Trump re-elected” by Kevin Rudd theguardian.com/media/2020/may…

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@SnarkyPlatypus @manindotblack Event Cinemas have also been operating takeaway cinema food thru their drive-in in Western Sydney.

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rohan_p DARPA fighting with conspiracy theorists on Twitter. What a world. pic.twitter.com/YsgZqTeXmo

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@Gin_ev_ra Thanks. I was busy earlier and missed where we were up to.

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Fri plan, remainder: Having recorded @wellmaywesay, I’m just going to record and post “The 9pm Edict” podcast and t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2e

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srpeatling Happy 94th birthday to David Attenborough. pic.twitter.com/hO7lVbMEhM

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@GreenJ You could always exhibit self-control.

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Btw, have we had a presser from Ms Berejiklian yet? What’s happening in NSW, if anything?

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beneltham Spoken like a man who has never worked in a job without paid sick leave twitter.com/SBSNews/status…

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@cbiggins @YaThinkN Agreed. I don’t know how Australia was expected to be able to survive without bootcamps.

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oz_f Non-Muslims: “When are the pubs gonna open??”

Muslims: “When can I have 40 relatives over at my place??”

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It’s also like the emu and the kangaroo, apparently, but I have no fucking idea what this means. pic.twitter.com/mqqdDsKav1

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rgibli is there a twitter account for Dan Andrews’ earlobes?

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patstokes Thank you, this has been a New Kids On The Block tweet because I have my finger on the youth pulse

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patstokes 🎵Step one! We can have lots of fun
Step two! There’s so much we can do
Step three! Pubs, bathhouses, gathering of 100 people 🎵

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AWMemorial in 1970, around 200,000 people marched across major Australian cities as part of the Vietnam Moratorium..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G6

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@erkpod It’s all very disappointing.

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Cam_Rogers Bit of a mic drop, this. pic.twitter.com/ohdJHY6Oae

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@garystark I haven’t been watching. I was in a podcast recording.

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@staticsan Yes, but 130 is such a big number!

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@MsLods @7ampodcast @PaulBongiorno It’s my Friday treat, kinda, just like @theharryshearer’s “Le Show” is my Monday morning treat.

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@jdub What, with the people you work with?

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jdub i don’t want to go back to the office unless it’s for an orgy

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Roadmap to a COVIDSafe Australia, apparently, because of course it fucking well has to have branding. pic.twitter.com/1Xk1Y0dvGa

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@dobes @NewtonMark @jpwarren @jeamland What have you done with that wombat, @dobes? (A question I didn’t expect to be asking today.)

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OzKitsch Introducing “tourism”, 1946 pic.twitter.com/YoI6s5vTN5

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@dobes @NewtonMark @jpwarren @jeamland Maybe I should do daily “What day is it?” videos.

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@snipeyhead @munin You do indeed. :( Australia is doing OK thanks to a mix of solid state-level work, eventually so..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cG

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@munin As I keep saying, good luck over there.

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@munin Did you see that one of Trump’s valets has tested COVID-19 positive?

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GaryLegum This remains one of the all-time greatest self-owns, tempered only by the knowledge that a solid 40% of voters are..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…s8

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DO YOU KNOW WHAT DAY IT IS LET’S ASK THE COMPUTER.

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Fri plan, confirmed: Poke at some research; 1100 record @wellmaywesay as @jeremysear’s guest; write for..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IY

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kittynouveau more of this please pic.twitter.com/xyQTe34fpB

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Students the day after tomorrow… twitter.com/abcbrisbane/st…

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elaine_paige I think I need to clarify to @Telegraph readers, who may have seen the truncated headline, that the full quote is …twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zO

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SalingerPrivacy I wonder if @smh would let me write an op-ed titled “I’m an expert in privacy and it’s none of your damn business w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rr

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So one of Donald Trump’s valets has tested COVID-19 positive. abc.net.au/news/2020-05-0…

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LeGateauChoc TL CLEANSE

As we’re communicating a lot via email, here’s a handy cipher for decoding 🇬🇧 emails.

Goodnight x

L..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DZ

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huwlemmey Is it me or is this extremely weird: the Daily Mail forging its *own* archival front pages?

Here’s the one they s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8F

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@bigjsl @NewtonMark @dobes @swearyanthony Still, charges of “eating outside her residence without reasonable excuse..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…22

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Rory_Medcalf Puts things in perspective. A little under 1% of GDP twitter.com/JDWilson08/sta…

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@dobes @purserj The what now? Oh right, I see. Lovely.

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@bigjsl @NewtonMark @dobes @swearyanthony I’m not sure that I approve though. Medicalising wrongthink can be dangerous.

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, Has coronavirus really split into two strains – and does it matter?pca.st/mdkkcfdcsp

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HartWexford Maybe YOU can’t… twitter.com/BenRothenberg/…

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Listening to today’s @7ampodcast, “Snakes in the garden of Eden-Monaro” with @PaulBongiorno pca.st/m7f29w75

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Erikhistorian “Don’t Be Like These Palookas” WWII poster modified for the COVID-19 crisis by erikthehistorian (erik villard)..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ay

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@garystark I have gin and wine and whisky, enough of each to last the whole weekend.

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@munin Thank you. :) I have a selection of drinks and a couch.

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@stravaiging_coo @unixbigot They are indeed. Fortunately, or maybe unfortunately, journalists usually have tighter..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vp

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@figjuice Thanks. This is what was thinking, ‘cos if it were malicious there’s no hook in the lure, as it were. Nothing to do.

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@Antiproton_com @NuclearAnthro @StephenABoydPh1 Nicely done. I quite like the cute little 6-wheeled trolley for the nuke.

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Yes, I’m having a birthday tomorrow. I don’t normally do much with birthdays, but this one has a zero at the end an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YU

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Fri plan, draft: Poke at some research; 1030 record @wellmaywesay as @jeremysear’s guest; write for @zdnetaustralia..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VN

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textfiles The 1977 source code for ZORK has been recovered from MIT tapes and released on github. I cloned the repository at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m2

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@unixbigot @stravaiging_coo It’d be nice to find an actual source for the claim, obviously, but I don’t have time..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xx

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@munin @NuclearAnthro Hahaha let’s not do this again.

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@NuclearAnthro I just read the abstract. I like the idea of returning to a trusted base of old computers.

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@NuclearAnthro Btw, that computer is an Apple II. You can even make out the stripy Apple logo on those floppy drive..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…58

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@NuclearAnthro What a clunky-looking thing in today’s eyes next to the sleek, lovely, sensual thermonuclear device.

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It’ll be a sunny day in the Blue Mountains today, and warmer than usual for this time of year. pic.twitter.com/h2AFAwocwZ

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Friday. It is yellow, mostly. Paint the rest. Friday.

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So, tomorrow I’m recording my podcast as well as being co-host on @wellmaywesay. Plus I should write something. So..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nx

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HoratioSkald the general anatomy of a horse pic.twitter.com/HNhldD9H3p

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NewtonMark Singaporean woman spends 20 years in Australia, becomes a sov:cit, returns to Singapore and claims laws don’t apply..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hp

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@AsFarce @LugubriousLarry [Nods] Back in about 2007 I was talking with a retired ENT surgeon who remembered that in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…se

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@ashulz @AsFarce Thanks, Ashul. Yes, instead of the raucous party a decade ago, it’s a quiet drink in isolation, bu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6V

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@AsFarce @ashulz Heh. Yes, it is midnight on a Thursday and I am fixing up things in @TroveAustralia. Because that’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ud

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@AsFarce @ashulz This is SO much later that I thought, thank you! (Also I am just correcting some OCR mistakes in T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xc

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HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: ABC’s podcast series “The Eleventh”. It’s not just about the sacking of Gough Whitlam. It’s als..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dl

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