Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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June 4th, 2020

@BenBlip @paulwallbank There’s probably a reason for that. [Rolls eyes.]

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@BenBlip @paulwallbank If only there were somewhere to type “government debt australia 1946”…

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paulwallbank Also interesting the media are again pushing the ‘future generations will be crippled by debt’ austerity line. Gove..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bN

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@JustJimWillDo I mean the whole this would be terribly inconvenient.

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@expectproblems I don’t, but it does seem undesirable.

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@expectproblems It’s not so much the “several hundred metres” part as the “into the ocean” part.

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@JustJimWillDo The entire story is full of detail, but a shame the bloke died.

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“Madrid (AFP) - A porn star has been arrested on manslaughter charges following a man’s death during a mystic ritua..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…We

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Just watched episode 1 of “Operation Buffalo” on ABC iView. Quite well done. Will continue watching.

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thegoblinpoet this is now a “weird shit by Strategist Editors” account pic.twitter.com/onZlvsWKCQ

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“Crikey in conversation with Malcolm Turnbull,” should anyone want to watch (1h14m) vimeo.com/425382673

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@oliyoung @dobes Sometimes I watch Russian embassy tweets from around the world and simply sit back in awe.

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NewtonMark We never see police barge into boardrooms and slam bankers face-first into the ground when they steal hundreds of m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Du

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AdamSerwer Yet I will not be silent: cheesecake IS a type of pie

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AdamSerwer Free speech is when I express my opinion. Censorship is when you tell me that opinion sucks

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lavendersheeps I’M SORRY HIS NAME IN JAPANESE IS JUSTIN???

JUSTIN BEAVER??????? pic.twitter.com/QZiU0CQCg3

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@MichaelH_PhD @DrRhysPockett Dressing up that little cunt on fashionable garb doesn’t change the fact that he’s a little cunt.

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“This is the BBC. And now some messages for our friends on the Continent.” twitter.com/SnarkyPlatypus…

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ELCA_Brett ohhh…just look at who is promoting 150K house builds….



blueprinthomes.com.au/home-builder/b… pic.twitter.com/e7Dm7o1GqN

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@MsPraxis Wait, what? (Thanks for bringing this to my attention.)

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@sleepingdingo @fount8 Clearly we need a Cuddly Toy Squad to deal with this.

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TheShovel Tradie says cost to install new tap will be $25,000 pic.twitter.com/f8yIN3Ifi9

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WorldBollard ✳️✳️NAME A BOLLARD✳️✳️

Let us know what this beautiful bollard should be called and we’ll name a bollard after the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fp

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DrBenjaminJones From scrutiny? twitter.com/rynoliddell/st…

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RTW_Aus Going exploring this weekend? Travel carefully, slow down and keep an eye out for wildlife on the roads. If you com..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…u1

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@sleepingdingo There’s so many changes that are too subtle to blip up into the main narrative about societal change..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fa

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AsherLangton ahahahahahahahaahahahahaahahahahaahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha pic.twitter.com/CphiL2qzkp

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@Aitch_El @cafuego Pffft! Planets, who can tell what they have planned for us?

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@joneaves All the committees and inquiries and bills have a “Track” button, so it’s all quite easy.

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@joneaves Nah, I just track some random inquiries to broaden my perspective.

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@joneaves Sadly submissions have closed, but at some point a public hearing that was scheduled for March but postpo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xn

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TheShovel NRA Accidentally Forgets To Rise Up Against Tyrannical Government theshovel.com.au/2020/06/04/nra… pic.twitter.com/nxRNrTbH56

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GrogsGamut Fortunately I have an economics degree and so can anaylse complex data that confuses the layperson…

But to help..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ib

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Finally listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “Coronavirus can take away your taste. Why?”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1P

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@RoyceWilsonAU I suspect someone would run hunting trips for tourists, but the actual hunts are done by professiona..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fd

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You might think this but: “Feral pigs decimating cassowary numbers in world heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest, fi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lU

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@RoyceWilsonAU Are you wanting to go on one of those helicopter pig shoots?

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@joneaves I think that time has passed.

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If you enjoyed this feral pig and banana related update, please consider contributing to the tip jar at stilgherrian.com/tip.

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Thus ends the submission from the Australian Banana Growers’ Council to the Senate inquiry into the impact of feral..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ey

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“We have unsuccessfully asked the Australian Department of Agriculture to seriously consider assisting us in our fi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tk

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“The ABGC is seeking support of $75,000 per year, over three years, for ABGC to manage aerial shooting.” pic.twitter.com/C6uxY4gFW8

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“We are concerned that feral pigs destroy native plants and animals, including cassowaries, in and around National..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QE

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But… “The biosecurity risk of feral pigs is a much bigger issue than just for the Australian banana industry,” yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jj

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“Through the Cassowary Coast Panama TR4 Feral Pig Program, the banana industry has eliminated more than 5,113 feral..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RE

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“Feral pigs are common in nearby national parks of the Tully Valley, and frequent banana farms to feed and wallow….twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vk

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“Four banana farms in Queensland have been found to be infested with the devastating fungal disease Panama Tropical..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hw

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UPDATE: new submission to the Senate inquiry into the impact of feral deer, pigs and goats in Australia from the Au..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…l3

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“Former CIA Chief of Disguise Breaks Down 30 Spy Scenes From Film & TV” youtube.com/watch?v=mUqeBM…

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@KylieHeartsOz It’s just the colour balance of the lighting.

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As I close unneeded browser tabs, I notice that about half of them were to find material to use in Twitter shitposts.

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@arizclint You wouldn’t look too flash after four nights out on the Bridge either.

Apparently it makes your wishes..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tD

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Can’t wait for the slash version.

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Piers Morgan vs Rudy Giuliani, a love story. This is quite the thing. twitter.com/theJeremyVine/…

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sexenheimer Dream team on Pete Evans’ new project. pic.twitter.com/hrB4HPBDG2

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jonoabroad The new footloose remake is shit twitter.com/FoxyLustyGrove…

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cameronwilson Happy 11th birthday to this tweet from the Australian prime minister twitter.com/ScottMorrisonM…

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@dobes This all makes so much sense.

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This is happening tonight. For Sydney, sunset is in 5 minutes at 1653 AEST. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@D_Keating Ah yes, another great moment in American history.

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@dobes @cameronwilson @rohan_p @NewtonMark I think it’s time we took this seriously, Chris.

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@mycheesemonster I can’t see the Press Council being that organised.

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America had one of these in February. twitter.com/SBSNews/status…

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@jpwarren @MsLods This is excellent, thank you, and both @dobes and @ashabeeeee should have a copy above their desks.

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Ten months for a watchdog* to decide “Oh I say that was naughty” and the guilty party to go “Pffft!” THE SYSTEM WOR..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jM

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Thu plan, remainder: Recording “The 9pm Edict” will be shifted to tomorrow. I’ll poke at my notes this evening though.

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Unexpected three-hour nap was unexpected. But apparently needed.

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@dobes @purserj Excellent. And if that story doesn’t use the phrase “pissed as a parrot” then it has failed.

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signalapp Blur Tools for Signal: A new way we hope to make Signal more helpful for everyone on the street right now…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KC

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Interesting side effect of my account being under the business name “Skank Media”. pic.twitter.com/EVpflUfIcY

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The whole thread is unrolling beautifully, but this sentence is a true stand-out.

@dobes @rohan_p @NewtonMark..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QW

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DPRK_News “Cosplaying” is Western Decadent phenomenon in which Idiots dress up in fancy costumes and pageantry for masturbat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BH

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In which the DTA reveals that they haven’t allocated sufficient resources to fulfil their legal obligations. twitter.com/joshgnosis/sta…

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patstokes It’s genuinely interesting that nobody who insists on an unfettered “marketplace of ideas” applies this to actual m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nD

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Lofisadvibe TALK THAT TALK YOUNG BROTHER pic.twitter.com/yO6PFODzcN

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macinta @Joyce_Karam And the Trump campaign just changed his MAGA hats to camo and is now referring to supporters as the “T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yz

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SkyNewsAust Prime Minister @ScottMorrisonMP’s press conference was interrupted this morning by a man telling him and members of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CC

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From today’s @TimeGhostTV email, @dobes: “Indy seems to have fully recovered from Covid-19.” Which is good to hear…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…w2

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JustJimWillDo Fortunately they have an “Eighty strikes and you’re out” rule. twitter.com/Yamiche/status…

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purserj Did anyone have porn star arrested for death of person who inhaled poisonous toad venom from a dick candle on their..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hD

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JohnBarronUSA So he survived one threat that disproportionately kills black Americans, only to be taken by another. twitter.com/edokeefe/statu…

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Listening to today’s @7ampodcast, “Like a scene from ‘The Castle’” pca.st/5jkbctxv

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@dobes I just thought you should be aware of the love that is flowing through The America right now.

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Thu plan, draft: Try to sort out some Twitter stupidity; place some people in contact with each other; record and p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zh

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@NewtonMark @expectproblems What to make of it? Coffee. They could’ve made a coffee from it.

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I say, @dobes, following the stream of tweets containing the words “mad dog” right now is a cornucopia of brain wor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7W

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jonkudelka I’m going to add on a massive ivory tower from which to gaze down upon my investment properties in lesser suburbs.

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bethanyaq ICYMI is a new podcast mentorship programme. No prior experience required. If you’re interested in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mJ

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johnb78 This is quite possibly the best tweet twitter.com/kristencheeks/…

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@expectproblems @NewtonMark That was a fun podcast recording but the deconstructed coffee was just stupid.

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Another brisk morning and a sunny day in the Blue Mountains. pic.twitter.com/IyQelesODD

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Current earworm: Pseudo Echo, “Funky Town” youtube.com/watch?v=VnejLm…

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Thursday. Next, a tarpaulin. Thursday.

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As it approaches midday on the east coast of the US it approaches 2am here in eastern Australia. I need to get some..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cG

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davidallengreen 50,000 deaths later

And what is he going to do?

Write an upbeat, tub-thumping newspaper column? twitter.com/Telegraph/stat…

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cmsaf18 Who am I?

I am a Black man who happens to be the Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force.

I am George Floyd…I am Ptwitter.com/i/web/status/1…v6ec

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jjmacnab The FBI Finds ‘No Intel Indicating Antifa Involvement’ in Sunday’s Violence thenation.com/article/activi…

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@SuperCroup Obviously I may be deranged, but this is my view.

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avitale Steal this book. twitter.com/VersoBooks/sta…

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@SuperCroup No. Wait. That’s the fucking point. The cheese is a neutral substrate for the mould.

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MarinaHyde I’m laughing out of shock, nothing more. Ban this filth now pic.twitter.com/FSIIzbd2X2

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NBCNews NEW: Defense Sec. Esper: “I do not support invoking the Insurrection Act.”

“The option to use active-duty forces i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pT

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DefenseBaron JUST IN: Top admirals and master chiefs for the US Navy in Europe and Africa citing MLK in message to the fleet: twitter.com/USNavyEurope/s…

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It’s good to know the President has got everything under contr… wait, what? twitter.com/travisakers/st…

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Please stop thinking Chomsky is important.

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RadioFreeTom What if Trump throws a riot and nobody comes? twitter.com/davidfrum/stat…

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SuperCroup What would be a useful scheme might be something like TenantKeeper - anyone with an income less than $50k and payin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wo

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@ashulz @RichardGiles Well, what I can say is that the use of amphetamines (or “speed”) for so-called “fatigue mana..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pq

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I can imagine some people whining “Fake news” or “How do you know?” and other bullshit. It’s Reuters. Go fuck yours..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jG

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@RichardGiles That’s what snipers look like. (Sadly I know this to be true.)

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I spent some time sitting in Lafayette Park not long ago, watching the squirrels. It’s quite a small park in front..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RE

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SuperCroup On this
Your income has to be LESS than $125k ($200 for couples)
AND
you have to be building a house worth LESS tha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xa

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somegizmo Antifa is an organization in the same way that “people who hate the Dave Mathews Band” is an organization

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@TwitterComms @TwitterAU It appears someone has suspended or deleted the much-loved satirical @deptofaustralia crea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sq

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@ashulz Not with a 12yo single malt. ;)

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@ashulz Indeed lol. And I need a shave.

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@ashulz Good God, I am posting a selfie. This is the end of the world.

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