Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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June 26th, 2020

@swearyanthony It looks difficult, I’ll say that much.

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@franksting I saw that, but I believe that was about a sportsball thing so well done your team.

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@franksting @SuperCroup OK that looks quite pleasant indeed. Cheers!

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Laphroaig 10yo, since you asked.

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@JM77 People what know Chinese have become upset, because apparently that tweet was wrong.

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Should I have another whisky? Y/Y

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@swearyanthony I’m just saying it wouldn’t be a bad thing. I am not recommending any particular course of action.

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I have undone a retweet about penguins because I was mistaken. Apparently.

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@swearyanthony Neither would hurling them into the sea.

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@jjmacnab I must ask you some time how this whole “Asian Nazi” thing works.

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Wow they were quick lol.

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@JustJimWillDo I’ve used it, but it has a specific meaning in “proper journalism” as well as the dodgy version.

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@yuill_r Out of curiosity, since you don’t follow me and I haven’t been retweeted, how and why did you decide to co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TJ

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@yuill_r They may well have. But why does that require news media in Australia to kick off live coverage? If people..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…C6

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Why the hell does this need the First Minister to be involved? twitter.com/Glasgow_Live/s…

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DECODED: “There are fears” means “No one knows whether”. It’s bullshit to hook you into the story.

Note: It may we..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…p9

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Now watch the media in Australia (and everywhere else) on the other side of the planet get into frothy headless chi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gN

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redskyatnight What the hell is wrong with someone that they begrudge someone a Twix because they’re poor? Christ. George Orwell w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rg

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viveka TL;DR:

ABC funding fell around 30% in real terms from 1986 to 2000, then flatlined for the last 20 years, as in t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HV

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@DrRhysPockett @SuperCroup Maybe, should I ever be able to move down to Sydney again.

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@kcarruthers Them. And even more so, Clearview AI. zdnet.com/article/victor… See also the HuffPo yarn I link to.

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@NewtonMark @expectproblems @RealNickHodge @tacticalmaid I take that back. From about 4min there’s a new clip with a final bomb run.

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“Audio From the Past [E01] - WW2 - Avro Lancaster Crew Radio” (9m44s) youtube.com/watch?v=MF5_hv…

It’s clearly crew in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tr

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@TimeGhostTV 3. “Black Death and the Failure of Pandemic Lockdowns - Pandemic History 03” youtube.com/watch?v=q2TZeh…..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hu

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@TimeGhostTV 2. “Black Death Mystery Solved - Not Bubonic Plague - Pandemic History 02” youtube.com/watch?v=zWwyuV…

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PLUG: The @TimeGhostTV three-parter on pandemics is very worth watching, if you have an hour to spare.

Not in a pl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tC

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Such a pleasure to see @glengyron hit with whatever snarky name we’re going to make up for the disinfosnitch algori..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0q

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@jeamland I have not yet been invited to Carrot’s sexy party. I feel neglected.

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JordanUhl absolute psychopath pic.twitter.com/L5j8j8DSmr

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@SuperCroup @SnarkyPlatypus I think I’ll be OK without travelling 100km. :)

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Aiannucci Hello Australia. My film ‘The Personal History of David Copperfield’ opens in cinemas 2nd July! Starring ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yf

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@SnarkyPlatypus Thank you. I think I’ll be OK at one of the smaller shops, though, or maybe just at Aldi.

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@SpawnRich Wow now there’s a title I haven’t seen in a long, long time…

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I actually need some toilet paper tomorrow. Sigh.

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VictoriaQOTD “He caressed my bottom.”
“He must be keen.”
“He must be fit. Jean’s bottom - it takes you 20 minutes to get from on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IS

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@aleeb88 I took a quick glance. I think I’m still OK.

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aleeb88 Have a read of the comments just for Friday arvo shits and giggles 🤦🏽‍♂️ twitter.com/kathsully/stat…

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MatildaBoseley In all the reporting about these Melbourne clusters, I couldn’t find any clear list of where all these outbreaks we..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wx

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“Tuberculosis outbreak at St Vincent’s Hospital leaves hundreds vulnerable”, so there’s that. smh.com.au/national/nsw/t…

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@DadRedfern @damana Well that’s your problem, mate. :)

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@kels_316 @swearyanthony Yeah this is where the whole Nazi thing becomes more appealing, I grant you, but I am defi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…E7

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@JustJimWillDo @SuperCroup “Out, quick tug, back in, and away you go.” Gotcha.

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@dobes Yeah, I know. I am an arsehat.

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@kels_316 @swearyanthony Yeah let’s not be nazis, but here’s some recent numbers on how many COVID-positive people..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Q9

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@SuperCroup Indeed it would. But they’re still being cunts.

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@dobes Sigh. I made the mistake of tweeting about broadband, didn’t I @dobes. I really should know by now.

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“COVID has shown Australian broadband can handle working from home: Dept of Comms,” writes @dobes, in some kind of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…j2

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I wish I had a nemesis. Wait. That is the one with tentacles, yeah?

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@DrRhysPockett Is that definition “self-referential bullshit”?

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@KetanJ0 That’s quite true, yes. He is such a sook.

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Imagine if it just shot him in the face. twitter.com/KetanJ0/status…

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@master_ofsome Yeah there’s actually this whole thing about people being in control of their own body and medical treatment.

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Thanks to @JohnBirmingham’s Alien Sideboob today I have been informed of the existence of the Emerson Clockette Rad..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mG

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@dobes @paulkidd If God had meant us to be vegetarians then why did He make cows out of steak? Riddle me that!

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@dobes True. Cows have such wonderful curiosity, don’t they.

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“Almost one-third of returned travellers in hotel quarantine [in Victoria] refusing COVID-19 tests” theage.com.au/national/coron…

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@dobes That cow has a distinct look of “Why is this happening?”

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@awelder Tell me about it! Every time there’s a major program doing a feature on some technology, I cringe in fear.

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@TheNehad Oh. You’re one of those cunts, eh?

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How does email work?

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darkhorse166 Help I’m surrounded by NIMBYs pic.twitter.com/w2JNbM9JpL

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naamanzhou Here’s how to contact the Guardian securely theguardian.com/help/ng-intera…

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naamanzhou One senior lawyer at a top-tier firm has such a history of harassment that a supervisor must sit next to him at eve..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…C6

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johnthelutheran It’s a Common Sense Agenda for a Better America. twitter.com/ddale8/status/…

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@expectproblems [Nods] He is held in quite some regard. And both JB and I have had the pleasure of beers.

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@dobes @JohnBirmingham I will excuse both of you because it is Friday and I am utterly magnanimous.

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I have a review copy of Kilcullen’s latest book here, “The Dragons and the Snakes: how the Rest learned to fight th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sf

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Very @JohnBirmingham content, as well as @dobes and many other of you lot. twitter.com/USSC/status/12…

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USSC FREE EVENT | Military strategist & counter-insurgency expert David Kilcullen believes the risk of organised, civil..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4n

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@joshgnosis @dobes I hope this is a new podcast series.

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@juhasaarinen CTCCM EGUDO WACFV FIUBX OYZLP ZOXVZ JZMXH HQHIR TXHRC ZDTQT

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“ACMA calls on Facebook, Google, Twitter to develop Australian misinformation code” zdnet.com/article/acma-c…

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MalwareJake Tonight, I saw some tee shirts that demonstrate just how much of a cult we have here in America… pic.twitter.com/SMfSEpp2K6

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“Cyber accounts for 26% of all crimes in Singapore” by @eileenscyu zdnet.com/article/cyber-…

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Shawpsych I don’t mean to brag, but mine was free. pic.twitter.com/BBurEaXaCB

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NewtonMark A sign of how scale has been … scaling: Several cable vendors are selling cable with 6912 optical fibres, which f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oH

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@NewtonMark @aaronch3n @dobes @jpwarren @jeamland @rohan_p They made an opera out of the Jeremy Kyle Show, you know.

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SirEviscerate People are like snowflakes. Individually small and ineffective, but if we work together we can make my step dad crash his car into a tree.

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People who launch the companies known as “startups” are called “founders” because they fill up with water and sink, ideally.

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@servantofchaos @paulwallbank @liubinskas I just spent way too long looking for a photo of a tram crashing into the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UX

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“‘I can’t breathe’ — being able to speak does not mean you are not suffocating”acpjournals.org/doi/10.7326/M2…O

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LotteMakesStuff I hope all three of there are the same roomamate pic.twitter.com/jwtBtglARC

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@kcarruthers China plays for the long game, Kate.

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_youhadonejob1 How many times did it happen before they needed a sign. 😂 pic.twitter.com/KhGrT5FxA6

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@aaronch3n Only slightly related, I discovered that Aaron Chen has previously proposed “Reddit: The Musical” and no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JE

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New @aaronch3n: “Comedian Aaron Chen’s Heartfelt Council Complaint | Remote Comedy from the Paddock” (4m22s) youtube.com/watch?v=0oJXZS…

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@jxeeno @johnb78 @aussiewongm @fictillius @dobes The Hansard is up. Standing Committee on Infrastructure, Transport..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2w

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@itgrrl That would be marvellous, thank you! If normal ever happens again.

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_youhadonejob1 Finally…. boneless doughnuts. pic.twitter.com/rO9Z6oun44

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@cameronwilson I like how you had to edit that because not enough emoji. :)

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cameronwilson it’s so weird how some people see being anti-racist as a threat. i wonder why that is 🙄🙄🙄

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TheCaseyFung Ok zoomers.

Some deep burns, though. twitter.com/local__celeb/s…

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business BREAKING: The U.S. hits a record number of daily coronavirus cases — over 37,000 infections — topping the peak seentwitter.com/i/web/status/1…EpnU

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HAHAHAHAHA. True but.

Source: “Online racism is everywhere. How to fight it without spreading it” by..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S2

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@jpwarren @dobes @rohan_p @NewtonMark What frequency does HAARP operate at and is it designed to boil off the Earth’s atmosphere?

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@dobes @rohan_p @NewtonMark @jpwarren I am now starting to remember some of this from that thing I did at universit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KH

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@garystark That’s a terrible yolk, Gary.

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You don’t know the half of it… pic.twitter.com/J93KDPUrfx

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@JustJimWillDo They, at least, wouldn’t get clogged up with spiders.

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Anyway, it means I’m back to having a full set of LPG uterus and accessories. pic.twitter.com/LYCB0Tucs6

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Finally got around to getting a new pigtail. This is so very happy-making. It’s not very piggy though.

See second..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Au

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@percapita @asintemple Thank you. I don’t allow that website in the house, however, so I’ll find an alternative method. :)

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@DrRhysPockett @abcnews If I understand your point, then yes I agree. Lockdown is hard, and not magical. Bugs will..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9U

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mspecter With a tweet, @KimZetter’s provided a pretty good summary of my entire PhD. twitter.com/kimzetter/stat…

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Jeff_Sparrow That Bolt piece shows how, if you’re really determined, you can racialise covid-19 whatever happens. Cluster of inf..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i8

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@dobes I have a big cyberbox under the bed.

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@percapita @asintemple Where can I find all these episodes conveniently colocated together in the same place all at once together?

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@hipsterelectron We’re on roughly the same page then. :)

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feraldata it’s that time again: yes, we are recruiting for our 3rd @3AInstitute masters cohort!!! very exciting!!! please sha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sM

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@hipsterelectron I get the impression that the gatekeeping and status-marking roles of hard-to-use software are mos..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9I

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@jetztgibtshaue It’s something-worthy, certainly. Thanks so much!

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ChrisDStedman Imagine throwing your values out the window for something so profoundly generic and bland twitter.com/guypbenson/sta…

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@jpwarren @dobes No no, I think this time they’ve got it right.

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Or just ban software altogether.

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How about we just ban men from making FOSS software? That’d fix a LOT of problems. twitter.com/hipsterelectro…

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JimMFelton This is the first thing you see when you enter hell pic.twitter.com/9xa7QfrkFw

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “Can Victoria test its way out of its coronavirus problem?” pca.st/ar4mjs7i

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“Scott Cass-Dunbar has been named the new chief strategy officer at the Digital Transformation Agency… currently..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1c

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@morebento I did see that it had updated this morning but hadn’t gotten around to check it out yet. It still won’t swear at me though.

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Listening to today’s @7ampodcast, “Politics and Dyson Heydon” pca.st/1hzixta4

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theandydurrant Fuck me this made me laugh 😂 pic.twitter.com/D10xfWWQVi

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Fri plan, draft: Review a bunch of transcripts and re-pitch stories because the news has moved on while I’ve been a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7q

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@girlgerms Yeah I’ve seen that. Was wearing a t-shirt while locals were in winter coats and scarves. Very lol.

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Lol. A friend in London messages me. “It”s so hot!”. How hot, I ask. “Close to early twenty degrees outside.”

OK,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wX

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@juhasaarinen @TheEpicDept That whole thread is a cesspool full of brain worms.

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TheEpicDept Uhhhhh pic.twitter.com/PvLYXkcL92

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cmt_UTS Australia-based journalists: do you feel you have the training and tools you need to shed light on online disinform..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6g

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“A black hole around 23 times the size of the Sun has swallowed a mysterious, much smaller astrophysical object.”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…O2

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willexists got banned from wikipedia for making all the verbs on robert smith’s page hypothetical 👊😔 pic.twitter.com/8I4Q96am7Y

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@cmd_opt_shift @haircut_hippie Just quietly, I don’t think the first wave has ended yet. IANAE, obviously.

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ProjectLincoln Alexa, define “incompetence.” pic.twitter.com/qqLstqxOVH

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haircut_hippie calmly contemplating some graphs pic.twitter.com/pt61Wf1Uwb

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DDsD The plant surveyor has logged on. pic.twitter.com/tjM4q0dLJM

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I must figure out which WillyWeather station is feeding in that current temperature data because it’s definitely qu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TC

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It is, though not as cold as yesterday. pic.twitter.com/QU2ywuhMCT

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@NewsNResearch @VickiPlatt5 Yes. And they can re-hire them before restarting operations. The 630 sacked is only ~19..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TJ

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Friday. The results are more or less as you feared. Friday.

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