Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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May 30th, 2020

@mikko @iblametom @Kyrodistillery If Finnish gin is a thing then I am happy to sample it.

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@awelder @jamnic77 So you’re saying I should drink more whisky.

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@kcarruthers @joannejacobs I believe I have already said something along these lines.

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@mikko @iblametom Pffft. There is no such thing as Finnish gin.

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@joannejacobs @kcarruthers Correct. Twelve more years (including relatives).

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JayHulmePoet The damage Little Britain did (and continues to do) to the perception and acceptance of trans women in the UK is in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ul

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@SnarkyPlatypus I’m sorry for “and his wife” but I’ve been drinking and I forgot her name. I do know she’s a human in her own right.

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@SnarkyPlatypus The idiocy is that Obama and his wife have been making statements all day.

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catcontentonly Goodnight from Brooklyn pic.twitter.com/2Le7WKvJOi

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Wait? There’s a series of “Archer” I haven’t seen?

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@steampowerednet “Here we are”, I meant before automangle got to work. And yes.

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This does show how good the original theme is, as well as the remix. twitter.com/SnarkyPlatypus…

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CcpBureau BREAKING: British Foreign Secretary offers Beijing straight swap, Northern Ireland for Hong Kong, in a move designe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…in

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@expectproblems Look, Ma’am, I just pass on the news. I am merely the messenger.

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What the fuck is this bullshit? pic.twitter.com/4myZM06iiw

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PMBarraclough What does this even mean? Wtf is a proper political hack? I think Insiders is so inside that it’s inside its own ar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wT

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botandy everything is accelerating

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botandy Sascha, have you been…to Europe twitter.com/BigSascha/stat…

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MichaelH_PhD Park Life! twitter.com/PeteButtigieg/…

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@R_Chirgwin @bgosford I’m glad* she can’t turn her head because she’d kill me with a glance.

* Obviously I am not glad of this.

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@purserj @SnarkyPlatypus Hahahaha right. So the key story facts are: (a) This is the $3 billion cost; (b) person no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HT

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@SnarkyPlatypus Well to random single-source “small business owner” apparently it is. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@SnarkyPlatypus I’m also loving how the person tagged as “small business owner” is trying to fit up the state gover..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5q

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@R_Chirgwin @bgosford Why wouldn’t I credit that? I’ve met her. I know this is the truth.

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shane_bauer 880 freeway in Oakland. pic.twitter.com/8hjCXiKWOq

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@_midofo_ Exactly. I mean, it’s Lancashire.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Correct. And you weren’t even there! :)

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@_midofo_ Well no I am looking at this and if it is a “shepherd’s pie” no of course there is no tomato in it. What..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…46

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@bgosford I was often supervising producer for the 0900-1200 classical music programs that followed. We had to be t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lc

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@bgosford Oh fuck yeah! Even by 1981 in Adelaide, at what is now Radio Adelaide, at 0800 Saturdays there was a “Yug..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sh

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@_midofo_ Not in a cottage pie, I agree. But the local bakery does a bacon, egg, and tomato pie which is a very goo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ar

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@SnarkyPlatypus @sylmobile Is “Ersatzkrautwein” racist? I know that “Kraut” for “German” is literally “cabbage”, bu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…N7

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@SnarkyPlatypus @sylmobile Oh wait, I see they got it made in France. Somewhere.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @sylmobile Sure, but since this is some Ersatzkrautwein why not choose a name that reflects Germany..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jp

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@_midofo_ I’m thinking as an amateur — in strategic analysis not masturbation@SnarkyPlatypuss — that the PLA’s maintwitter.com/i/web/status/1…gthQ

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@_midofo_ So yes people are bringing this to my attention. [Rolls eyes.] I really don’t think this is the PLA’s main problem.

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Agreed. But let’s not make all this about journalists.

(Sorry, hot button issue dating from major mastheads’ cover..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…w3

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@bgosford [Nods] Our friends at Crikey did a spotter’s guide to the far right not long ago. It seems that most of t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…F9

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@bgosford Thanks, Bob. I hadn’t realised the Klan made it here.

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@glengyron @SuperCroup @SnarkyPlatypus The Jacob’s Creek is good, yes, but I also have some 12yo single malt to hand for Ron.

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realCarrickRyan Seeing what’s happening in the USA, I thought I’d create a thread of all the acceptable peaceful protests that we a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…p7

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bgosford Part 2 of my look at the Klan in the NT: Constable David Jennings. NT cop and Ku Klux Klansman: From KKK “White Gia..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…u2

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bgosford Part 1 of my look at the KKK in the NT: Constable David Jennings. NT cop and Ku Klux Klansman:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mX

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@bgosford I suppose I could read the linked-to article…

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@bgosford I’ve missed the start of this, Bob? When was this? Newspaper typography looks 1970s.

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@kels_316 @JustJimWillDo There’s a lot of that about. And our friends in St Petersburg will be working double shifts right now.

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@nickheathsport This first one has some superb footage of feline psychological warfare. youtube.com/watch?v=bvEM_9…

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@kels_316 @JustJimWillDo @Qld_Steve [Nods] I keep forgetting that, being more towards the other end of the richness..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aS

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unixbigot Which emergency service do you call if you find out one of your kids has brought home a sourdough starter?

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@hereforthehops @SnarkyPlatypus I know of a bar that will serve doubles of navy strength gin, at least when you loo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ou

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@hereforthehops @SnarkyPlatypus Alas no. I think I’ll fix that mistake next week.

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@kels_316 @JustJimWillDo @Qld_Steve So, can you just make up your own police forces?

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NyadolNyuon If conversations about racism make you feel uncomfortable, you can do two things:

1. ignore; or
2. ask yourself ab..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…td

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@SnarkyPlatypus I have a bottle of gin which should see me through, though I may switch to whisky later.

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I hadn’t realised that @nickheathsport is now doing weekly compilations. youtube.com/watch?v=uuKl-r…

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Crashingtv “Finally some signs of spring today in Norway. The cars are beginning to show up again.” pic.twitter.com/SqGKlDXpuJ

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@kcarruthers @JonoH @annie_parker Well yes you can, and you end up shitting out bright red jelly-like fragments for two days.

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@JustJimWillDo I knew the Texas Rangers were still a thing. And I knew the “Here, have some hand-me-down military k..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2l

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NickyWill100 Monkeys attacking lab assistants and stealing Covid-19 test samples was not on my @kcarruthers

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@SnarkyPlatypus I sort of got that at one point, but then the fascination came back as I absorbed the sheer scale of the damn thing.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Awww… Poor little young person with no attention span… :P

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“The Swish Machine: 70 Step Basketball Trickshot (Rube Goldberg Machine” youtube.com/watch?v=Ss-P4q… (3m19s)

You may h..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZN

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@JustJimWillDo I once saw an excellent piece by a guy who was either 82nd or 101st Airborne saying that local cops..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…v5

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@JustJimWillDo Yeah I was very impressed with how she handled that. Maybe because it contrasts so much with the inc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gt

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Let’s just open fire because someone is blocking traffic. Sure, at the ground with what I assume are rubber bullets..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…33

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annie_parker Wow. The whiteness. It’s overwhelming. twitter.com/luisguapo/stat…

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The white woman in the background of this video is the police chief in Atlanta. She’s been down in the streets in h..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yg

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@reselsnark I don’t know what to think any more. I’m just confused.

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arizclint Trying to avoid schadenfreude here … twitter.com/fox4kc/status/…

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According to the thread this is @TamikaDMallory and this is one hell of a speech. twitter.com/RicWilson/stat…

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“Far-Right Extremists Are Hoping to Turn the George Floyd Protests Into a New Civil War: Armed extremists are showi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S1

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@damana @sylmobile I hope not. :( Good luck, though. The dumb seems to be spreading.

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This data visualisation of US vs CN trade is excellent and very @SnarkyPlatypus @dobes @glengyron areas.

It’s from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3F

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NewtonMark He didn’t quite make the grade for his inauguration, but it’s great to see that Trump has finally managed to draw a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dl

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@republic2809 Pyjamas, batons, and riot shields. Let’s get the full list out there.

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CNNPR This is not accurate - our CNN crew identified themselves, on live television, immediately as journalists. We than..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jg

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Perfectly normel country, The America. twitter.com/foxwoundband/s…

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ratemyskyperoom This room is a feast for the senses. One of the kindest and most philanthropic humans on the planet, @DollyParton w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yF

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@PaulHenry524 @SnarkyPlatypus @OurNewHomecoach Fwiw the History Channel offers these 8 points. Is this more reliabl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…T7

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Have you subscribed to @cameronwilson’s new newsletter? It contains rare plant crime! webcam.substack.com/p/1-rare-plant…

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@manindotblack @dobes @davidgerard @rohan_p Thanks, that one has been kicking around for a while. Needs a bigger audience I suspect.

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Pinboard If I had a libra for every time some brain fart from inside Facebook was reported as actual news, life would pretty..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…32

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TheOnion Insecure, Frustrated Bully With Something To Prove Considering Career In Law Enforcement bit.ly/3ch6B2j pic.twitter.com/s56Dfg08yJ

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b3ta “Us…… and them….” by Bod- - just FP’d: ift.tt/2MdOMXm pic.twitter.com/UFo5PPsyq6

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@JustJimWillDo @DavidFeng Oh lying down Grass Mud Horse
Oh running wild Grass Mud Horse
They defeated river crabs**..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lW

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@JustJimWillDo @DavidFeng There is a herd of Grass Mud Horses*
In the wild and beautiful Ma Le Desert**
They are li..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fa

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@JustJimWillDo @DavidFeng Well now you know why soft-toy alpacas or llamas are commonly seen in the windows of cars..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hF

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Sat plan, an outline: Chores; fried rice; reading; podcast listening; gin (maybe). I know I’ve had some lazy days b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vh

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xor I can’t tell you how many times, when I was working on police drone policy, law enforcement reps would get upset ov..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tm

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@JustJimWillDo River Crabs. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euphemism…

See also this, which I has perhaps mistakenly assumed you knew..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oD

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@JustJimWillDo Ah. Good. If there were actual River Crabs they might have had three wristwatches. 和谐.

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ScottFitzG One of the many beyond deluded Trump supporters. Be a shame to lose the 80 mil from the Twitters. pic.twitter.com/t27Xb095wy

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Waiting for the Sun to emerge fully. I am hopeful that this will happen. pic.twitter.com/H49cgmoTKr

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@joannejacobs Thanks, but it’s OK. It’s just everything being as things usually are. :)

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ellehardy Three years ago, I was investigating the small but growing industry of insurance and reputation management for indi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ni

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Saturday. Think about where you would put a staircase. Saturday.

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