Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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June 25th, 2020

PessimistsArc 1990: Professor claims Mac is ruining writing: “never before in 12 years of teaching had I seen such a sloppy bunch..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X4

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Sadly, this also works in Australia. twitter.com/damocrat/statu…

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New @JonathanPieNews: “Glastonbury & The Arts: Cancelled!” youtube.com/watch?v=UOVvJw…

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@errolwi @NewtonMark @expectproblems “How high does the corruption go?”
“38,000 feet.”

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Histreepix Conservative politicians construct a party leader using the most human elements of each contender. London, 2016. pic.twitter.com/nyx8se8068

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@expectproblems @NewtonMark And how do you get up to airline-grade endorsements?

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@expectproblems @NewtonMark Lol. I know you have the determination. I’m just thinking of the efficiency.

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@NewtonMark @SnarkyPlatypus I would like to see a solid feature article. Maybe even a short book, @speechleyish.

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@NewtonMark @SnarkyPlatypus Indeed it is, which is why we both retweeted it. :)

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@VickiPlatt5 No, because the aircraft they’d otherwise maintain aren’t flying.

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inquisitiveGyn the meme you can’t unsee twitter.com/TonyLomas/stat…

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susanamet wallaby meets kookaburra at the water

(from Thanes Creek Trail Camera) pic.twitter.com/KWqpcvJZBN

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jaredlholt I know this is totally beside the point but people taking an oath and calling themselves “digital soldiers” because..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7d

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@twcau They could move those rail carriages somewhere else easily enough. From memory (YHA was a client) it’s tiny..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uh

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@_midofo_ That’s excellent, thank you! I have some cicada noises from up here too, from when there were billions one year.

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@JustJimWillDo @ssharwood Correct. “Why does food taste different on planes?” (2015) bbc.com/future/article…

Ping @SnarkyPlatypus too.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @ssharwood Anyway, thanks for the taste test, Simon.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @ssharwood It’s amazing what you can achieve at an industrial scale. But don’t tell Platydad or you..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…A0

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@NewtonMark I’m baffled. The British™ don’t stand that close to each other anyway.

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@PeteLawler @manindotblack @_midofo_ Probably the same high-end Sony field recorder I used for a while. A great piece of kit.

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@NewtonMark Gawd. Not enough resolution to make out individuals above the high-tide mark, of course, but down on th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pz

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“Global airline catering outfit Gategourmet i selling the food it usually packages for consumption on airplanes as..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lr

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@joshgnosis @NewtonMark You transcend mere gallery membership, Josh.

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@PeteLawler @manindotblack @_midofo_ That requirement went decades (?) ago. You just have to notify the person they..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2e

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GreenJ one of life’s great questions answered twitter.com/holdmyale/stat…

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speechleyish @myetcetera @alfpang Beef mince is widely used, perhaps as a hangover from their ‘cowboy’ past as well as a reminde..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kv

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chrisjudge Some Dublin clouds this evening. pic.twitter.com/xXl7gxhMcl

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speechleyish Writing about US food the way the NYT covers Asian fruit: In a nation torn by racial conflict, one unlikely food un..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UG

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@RhombusHatesYou @PeteLawler @_midofo_ Total cattle-prod territory., Barry always has another thought to get out.

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@PeteLawler @_midofo_ I’ve recorded interviews with him before.

Me: “Barry Jones, welcome, what’s been on your min..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6b

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@_midofo_ I’ll have to go for an interview, I reckon. I haven’t spoken with Barry in ages.

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“French contact-tracing app StopCovid has been activated 1.8 million times but only sent 14 notifications”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gl

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“The Expendables: how the middle class got screwed by globalisation” scribepublications.com.au/books-authors/…

HAHAHAHA! HAHAHA! HAH..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fn

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Barry Jones has a new book coming out in November, a sequel to his 1982 “Sleepers, Wake!” scribepublications.com.au/books-authors/…..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…L8

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@garystark @GordyPls @Menulog Sure, Gordy, but have you been billed?

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@trentyarwood @OaaSvc Sheep can’t hold a pen. Hooves, you see.

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@VTeagueAus @Android @Google The privacy settings structure of Android is that BLE is a child permission of Locatio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qR

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Billablog Wait a sec’… did anyone think Guy Sebastian WASN’T one of Morrison’s fellow Hillsong travellers? That’s adorable.

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@twcau @jpwarren @NewtonMark @DrRhysPockett @trentyarwood @jonkudelka You should explore the genre. There’s some fabulous stuff in there.

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TheRegister With planes grounded mid-pandemic, in-flight food is sold as cheap ready meals. @ssharwood tried them for a week reg.cx/32h3

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I so, so don’t want to give credit to a Gallagher but here we are, @SnarkyPlatypus. twitter.com/cxxix/status/1…

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AlanKohler Check it out @TimWilsonMP twitter.com/AlanKohler/sta…

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abcnews Bondi cafe manager sacked after black barista was fired because ‘locals are a bit racist’ abc.net.au/news/2020-06-2…

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ChrisDYork Holy shit, Robbie Williams is a PizzaGate truther twitter.com/BreesAnna/stat…

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I’m changing my avatar back to a brain worm because it seems appropriate this week. pic.twitter.com/bKXexDAhz3

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@ozAntinnippon @manindotblack @akira100p They’re all seem related to construction toys. Curious.

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@ozAntinnippon @manindotblack @akira100p Thanks. I thought it might be relevant to the performance but I guess not.

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@sabik Yeah it’s all a bit poor.

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@sabik I stand corrected, thank you. It’s Ermington now, just east of Parramatta, due to the “apartment boom”…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wL

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@derekbradley @ashabeeeee That’s good risk management though. I can’t remember the timetable for the US-AU agreement though.

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“Perl will finally make the jump from Perl 5 to 7” by @dobes zdnet.com/article/perl-w…

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New from @akira100p: “AKIRA100% 『Rube Goldberg Machine』 アキラ100% × アキラ的ピタゴラスイッチ” youtube.com/watch?v=Be9pFw…

I need a t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5y

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Thu plan, remainder: Triage the email; data wrangling and auto-transcriptions; whinge about it on the Twitter.

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@GeoffreyHuntley @johnallsopp Not shown in the in the renders: Really Big Nets.

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@derekbradley @ashabeeeee [Nods] I tend not to be quite so panicky. :)

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@derekbradley @ashabeeeee More broadly, people tend to read what a law might allow, without reading whatever limits..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wi

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@derekbradley @ashabeeeee We don’t yet have that US-AU agreement, though. It’s still being negotiated.

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@derekbradley @ashabeeeee A request doesn’t mean they’ll get it. :) It’s basically the same as the existing MLAT (m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…be

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@derekbradley @ashabeeeee That’s not a fair description of the CLOUD Act. Any local laws still apply. It doesn’t op..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0V

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“Australian government to move to Azure-based records management” by @ashabeeeee zdnet.com/article/austra…

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@GeoffreyHuntley @johnallsopp You just go back in your office and slide the glass door closed? It’s “just” a roof g..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pr

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@johnallsopp I guess we’ll find out in 2025.

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More simulated photos in this thread. This wide shot shows the context. I’d been wondering whether the YHA in the o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Aa

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“Atlassian announces HQ site at new Sydney tech hub” by @achanthadavong zdnet.com/article/atlass…

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@dobes @johnb78 It looks very windy up there. And I don’t think it’s made of wood.

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@helen_hoops Thanks for the concern, but no. It’s a cold. :) My health is already being monitored very closely beca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gv

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I’m glad I did fall asleep, because it looks like there’s more than one serious brain worm outbreak to be worried about.

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Herewith, a thread of white people complaining that an invader is killing the natives and must be culled. twitter.com/bencubby/statu…

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bencubby UNSW threatens to remove the fox, but students have rallied around the beloved animal, which has bitten three peopl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ME

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Here’s another rabbit-hole of possibilities, @dobes @rohan_p @NewtonMark. Qastrology! twitter.com/StormIsUpAnus/…

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swan_legend ‘The Beardvolution of Tom Piotrowski’ pic.twitter.com/F7XYhJ6GW9

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “So did Conor McKenna have coronavirus or not?” pca.st/5qqd597n

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@7ampodcast This is a very good episode. @oz_f’s point in the second half, about journalists allowing and indeed ch..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vL

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TheShovel ABC Forced To Sack Proof-Readers Due To Liberal Party Budget Cunts theshovel.com.au/2020/06/25/abc…

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Listening to today’s @7ampodcast, “It’s not about statues or Chris Lilley…” pca.st/aub6iwtf

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Thu plan, draft: Deal with some urgent comms; 1300 ASPI seminar “UN Cyber Negotiations – What they mean for Austra.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9kT

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Thu plan, background: I woke up in a weird state today, so I’ll keep it simple. Don’t worry, it’s just a combinatio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…R5

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I think the US employed this doctrine in Iraq. twitter.com/Airminded/stat…

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@katgallow @GordyPls @trentyarwood Well to be fair, that also works because there’s not much of a gay parade this morning either.

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joshtpm This didn’t have to happen. pic.twitter.com/cA0DpnVwfq

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@GordyPls @trentyarwood Well this comes back to that whole Predestination thing. That argument is above my pay grade.

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@HartWexford They will find you and they will deal with you appropriately, Ben.

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Well I’m glad the Australian government took expert advice on this.

@jpwarren @NewtonMark @DrRhysPockett..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…77

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@aimee_maree @purserj @dobes Serial vexations litigants are the best kind. :)

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Hypothesis: Everyone who can only comment on some news video clip by comparing it to a TV program suffers the same..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EW

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@rohan_p @dobes @jeamland @NewtonMark @SnarkyPlatypus Well you know what they say. Small fire, sma… No. No, I am better than this.

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elizabethdanger i know the guy suing twitch for having female streamers is unhinged, but i am screaming with laughter at him tellin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pb

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@dobes @purserj @rohan_p @cameronwilson @JordanUhl @NewtonMark Thank you, @dobes. This is exactly the kind of energy I need to fuel my day.

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It is not a particularly warm day in the Blue Mountains today. This is indeed the mood. pic.twitter.com/reuizJEJYH

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AnarchyCoo MUUUU! DESTROY SOMETHING. YOU’LL FEEL BETTER. REALLY. pic.twitter.com/8kPzOeG9iR

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Thursday. All the ships are sinking. Thursday.

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