Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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May 29th, 2020

Things are a bit crazy around the world right now so I’m going to bed and I expect everything to be sorted out by the morning.

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JamColley ‘it’s something good ruined by americans’ pic.twitter.com/FUre84uZKh

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glengyron Very weak. He should be begging them to arm themselves like covid19 protestors. twitter.com/mitchellvii/st…

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AstroKirsten On one hand, the scientist hand, COOL.

On the other hand, HELL NO. pic.twitter.com/FolXplPDVz

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@dmsbriz I think you overestimate how well coordinated different divisions of an organisation are. :) But yes it ca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…B8

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@R_Chirgwin I have no idea what any of this is about.

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WilliamYang120 A sticky note that President @iingwen left at the new Causeway Bay Bookstore in - A free Taiwan wil..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dj

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Wow what timing! (No I am not suggesting it’s anything other than coincidence. Stop being so paranoid.) twitter.com/ChristineMidda…

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“A student activist highly critical of the University of Queensland’s ties to Beijing has been handed down a two-ye..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iK

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NickGjerde Camera is now on the ground as entire camera crew is arrested and led away. No explanation given. All handcuffed an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7G

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NickGjerde CNN producer and camera crew are all being arrested. They’re all being led away. pic.twitter.com/7Qm5Nx9bHL

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NickGjerde Police are arresting a CNN reporter live on air. pic.twitter.com/kjmRYqH5Va

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There is a new Cheerful Despair podcast @PodcastName and you should listen to it. pca.st/pume50oq

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TheOnion Protestors Criticized For Looting Businesses Without Forming Private Equity Firm First bit.ly/2AeY0zK pic.twitter.com/YHY3sZaxAU

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abcnews Student activist critical of University of Queensland’s links to Chinese Government organisations suspended abc.net.au/news/2020-05-2…

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@Arfang15 True. As some people have said, a 4% “non’t know” is very low, at least traditionally.

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@SamTomlin539 Possibly, though I’m surprised Australians would be as polarised about US politics.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Isn’t it just. The ~12% in previous years is much more like the usual figures in these polls.

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CURIOUS POLLING: Australians’ support for Trump is UP and much clearer when compared to 2016…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…te

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@SnarkyPlatypus On the other hand, check this figure. Australians’ support for Trump up and much clearer than in 20..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PI

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OrkneyLibrary Today is so we’re having a Custer Cream. pic.twitter.com/paXmK4u7tD

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@pine4wood Yeah, let’s see how that goes first.

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@SnarkyPlatypus I think it’s designed to mirror questions in the full Annual Poll, which also has questions on whet..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yE

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jonkudelka Choose your fighter. pic.twitter.com/mHDJVwgWY0

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@jsleeio @SnarkyPlatypus Yeah I remember years ago seeing some of the pricing for small-run stuff. Just incredible.

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@pine4wood Alas no, I didn’t have a huge amount of time.

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lauraolin A burn from 1918 that remains relevant pic.twitter.com/COx2szwgci

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“Another pearl in China’s string? Plans in Cambodia for a massive tourist resort on an out-of-the way island don’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2G

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The X-15 was a remarkable thing. I so enjoyed seeing it in the flesh at the Smithsonian in DC…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qx

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“The Lowy Institute COVIDpoll finds that almost all Australians say Australia has handled COVID-19 well, but most a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qt

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paulkidd Think of the poor sods from the pentagon trying right now to talk Trump out of nuking Twitter.

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ProfWoodward This took some chutzpah on the part of Twitter pic.twitter.com/PhpHh9STjx

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@Pollytics @NewtonMark Pffft! All manner of people in, homogeneous people out. pic.twitter.com/1bKcQBThZB

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IwriteOK Let’s all take a second to be proud of this man for keeping up with his workout goals during a riot twitter.com/Breaking911/st…

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“China Has Two Paths to Global Domination” foreignpolicy.com/2020/05/22/chi… Ping @SnarkyPlatypus.

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_mharvey This sign manages to
✔ tell you the gallery is closed
✔ make a Lord of the Rings joke
✔ gently mock the kiwi accent pic.twitter.com/u1dWpLAH5V

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NewtonMark : The Federal Government has announced it will return $721 million dollars worth of assets it stole from c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zv

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annachang why are they describing the return of unlawful robodebts as ‘costing the government’ $721 million — the unlawful ro.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dQG

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@juhasaarinen @sleepingdingo Juha is trolling me, Keren. :) But not, thanks for the heads-up but this is so not a gig for me. See DMs.

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@chrisjoregan @dobes @NuclearAnthro These are all very good, yes, but do they come with the reactor? Or even with some shiny powder?

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GreenJ how good is Stuart Robert?

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Fri plan, remainder: Having just slept for four hours, I’ll now clear out the comms and ponder what the hell I’ll b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SL

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Nice long sleep, that. And now there’s the distinctive sound of a woodchipper outside.

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tfswebb god-tier posting from 1890 pic.twitter.com/6qbfy3Dool

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@dobes @rohan_p @jpwarren @davidgerard Still, using that $60 billion loan to buy Bitcoin as a Future Fund would be a solid investment.

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@NewtonMark @dobes @rohan_p @jpwarren Why do you think that’s so effective, Mark? Open your eyes!

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yellowgengar2 My brothers ex had been stealing our Netflix for the past two months now by disguising her account as “settings” an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sE

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PSyvret Not a Ruby Princess jigsaw? twitter.com/jenbechwati/st…

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jamie_hall If the palace letters reveal that Kerr acted against the Queen’s advice, the High Court will have no option but to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i6

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wiczipedia In honor of Zuck bringing back “arbiters of truth,” here is one of my favorite pieces I’ve written, from 2019. Sadl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GK

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russelneiss I have a hunch these will be amazing. twitter.com/russelneiss/st…

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The figures cited here for how many COVID-19 test results are false negatives are a bit of a worry. There’s a trans..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bc

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@jpwarren @EllenHrebeniuk @dobes @rohan_p @NewtonMark Yeah but they don’t put the anti-autism agent in the vaccines..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…b0

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Hey @dobes @rohan_p @NewtonMark @jpwarren my attention has been drawn to this SCIENTS. pic.twitter.com/vbeUjSCvo6

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “So what’s the chance your coronavirus test is wrong?” pca.st/3zs6nsy5

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jxeeno cursed headline twitter.com/iTnews_au/stat…

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Listening to today’s @7ampodcast, “Morrison’s economy (unplugged)” pca.st/ujxd9ul6

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TheShovel Mark Zuckerberg – Dead At 36 – Says Social Media Sites Should Not Fact Check Potheshovel.com.au/2020/05/28/mar…4pic.twitter.com/FK72v8fv1ufv1u

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NewtonMark In which @NBN_Australia spends 11 years building a network which is predominantly incapable of supplying the produc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…87

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@crikey_news Definitely not a coordinated political push. No, that would never happen. twitter.com/perthnow/statu…

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Fri plan, draft: Slow start* with fried rice; attempt to write something for @zdnetaustralia, but I don’t feel conf..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yk

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michaelkoziol This just hit the inbox and it has certainly piqued my interest… pic.twitter.com/jp71QM7HPG

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jesse_history Australian poster, WW1. New Germany wasn’t really a possibility, but it reveals the fear of German global influence..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4o

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GoingMedieval 1) Wow.
2) Virginity is not real.
3) Obsessing about your adult. daughter’s sex life is red flag bunting
4) An *a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hV

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UweBollocks You can just log onto this website and tell someone you know more about their father than they do pic.twitter.com/DvwBNkt2Er

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thatsunilbadami I love this!

One man apologised, saying “Sorry mate”, and shook the resident’s hand, while the other said “Bye” b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…16

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@crikey_news Obviously any radio or TV show that opens up the lines so the ocean of cudmunchers — sorry, the genera.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ENa

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@crikey_news This is NOT a criticism of Crikey Worm, though, because that little email’s job is to tell you what ev..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…91

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@crikey_news A Very TROATM™ State of Mind.

Just choose your own lead stories, folks. “According to The Australian”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ew

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@crikey_news Just as importantly, these leaks rely on The Rest of All The Media™ to continue treating The Australia..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…05

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@crikey_news You could also classify it as a “malicious” leak, depending on whether you’re the leaker or the one be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xn

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From @crikey_news Crikey Worm, how The Australian’s intended audience can be as few as eight people. The PM has mad..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BL

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This guy sounds like a real charmer… twitter.com/jjmacnab/statu…

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nigelcameron Cloth Face Covering is PC for Mask. twitter.com/Surgeon_Genera…

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stilgherrian REMINDER: COVID-19 Symptoms and testing | NSW Government nsw.gov.au/covid-19/sympt…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Symptom Ch..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TP

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stilgherrian If you’d like to contribute to the upkeep of this terrible podcast then you can do so at stilgherrian.com/tip.

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stilgherrian I guess you can guess what the results of my COVID-19 test were. It’s hard to build drama when you get the results..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…q4

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stilgherrian NEW PODCAST: “The 9pm His Plague Diary 11” (2m44s) stilgherrian.com/edict/00107/

Also on Spreaker..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zV

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@JustJimWillDo Thank you. I was trying to wring what little sense of narrative and drama I could from a non-story.

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labouratmargins At last! The first published output of my doctoral research, in which I argue the possibility of social media resis..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uE

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It looks like I’ll have to be finished by 11am though. pic.twitter.com/7PBQnNZH9R

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OzKitsch Do you know what day it is today? 🧦 pic.twitter.com/UkDPmmeppZ

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Friday. There is uncertainty, but about what it is difficult to say. Friday.

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