Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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July 7th, 2020

I’m definitely going away now before things get even weirder.

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stilgherrian We should all delve into slug sex. twitter.com/MargaretAtwood…

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@jeffredemptor What on earth drove you to tell me that?

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@Pollytics @jsleeio @snurb_dot_info @gths Oh God. “Making Music On An Avro Lancaster’s Radio Receiver R1155, 1940’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…81

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@Pollytics @jsleeio @snurb_dot_info @gths I’m always amazed by his stamina, or as a performer might say, “commitmen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0M

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@jsleeio @Pollytics @snurb_dot_info @gths Oh yes. “THE FURBY ORGAN, A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MADE FROM FURBIES” youtube.com/watch?v=GYLBjS…

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“Imagine if the National Transportation Safety Board investigated America’s response to the coronavirus pandemic,”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m0

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@NewtonMark @JohnBirmingham @dobes Maybe his narcissism will overcome the misogyny.

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“Never Gonna Give You Up, but an AI attempts to continuously generate more of the song” youtube.com/watch?v=iJgNpm…

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@JohnBirmingham Gotta love a video with a target audience of 1. Ping @dobes @NewtonMark.

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Minister for Government Services Stuart Robert outlines his vision for the coming years. pic.twitter.com/qNlgKHfWcR

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@PPantsdown As long as they’re keeping up.

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@jsleeio @Pollytics @snurb_dot_info @gths I’ve watched some of this guy’s videos before and he is insane.

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“1000 OSCILLATOR MEGA DRONE PART 3, Testing 500 Oscillators on this massive ”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9V

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stilgherrian “New group of trapdoor spiders discovered in eastern Australia” scimex.org/newsfeed/new-g… pic.twitter.com/GrhRTudBQh

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stilgherrian “Jail ‘only option’ for Shuswap Band member, freeman-on-the-land who ignored court order, used hot tub”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mB

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stilgherrian History and Nuke Fans, @TimeGhostTV has re-made their series Cuban Missile Crisis Day-By-Day and the two prelude ep..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uc

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@SuperCroup @SnarkyPlatypus @stadtwildnis Damn. Though that said, the awards do require a high standard of bad sex writing.

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@sylmobile OED has ONE citation as a variation of “allot” dating to the 1500s. pic.twitter.com/tWyzUFNgeI

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@sylmobile OED doesn’t have it in that context. Macquarie notes it as “not generally accepted as a standard usage”. pic.twitter.com/6LI8zsaURE

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@joneaves “Should” is such a complicated word.

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d_ruddenwrites One of the highlights of my brief acting career was watching a spirited argument between an actor and director as t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TW

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We should all delve into slug sex. twitter.com/MargaretAtwood…

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@paulkidd @SnarkyPlatypus Well there’s a lot happening. And you have a new dog.

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@SuperCroup @SnarkyPlatypus @stadtwildnis I feel like I should interview you as part of an extended review of this..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xn

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Ah, the joys of doing vox pops! This is magical. twitter.com/reid_butler9/s…

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Until this exact moment I always thought it was “Mirriam-Webster”. Please don’t judge me. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@swearyanthony @sylmobile @johnemcintyre So I understand. [Looks at the to-be-read pile.] I will file away that inf..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hG

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@sylmobile @johnemcintyre One of my linguistics tutors was a lexicographer of some note. I know how these things work.

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Good heavens! Look at Doctor Who’s long history of gender-fluid story lines! Disgraceful! twitter.com/archivetvmus71…

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@sylmobile @johnemcintyre I saw someone report earlier that it’s been in Merriam-Webster for decades. See also — no.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G6X

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@ashermoses ‘Scuse me if I missed it, Asher, but this is which book?

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SeriouslyTim With the return of Stage 3 restrictions, don’t forget to check the ABC regularly for updates on whether we’re allowed to start a podcast

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@SMinney @ashabeeeee I am in discussions with my Illustrious Editor to see whether I’ll kick off about this tomorro..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ds

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@Wyld @Menulog Which means the restaurant is probably closed. Call their support number, they’ll refund you immedia..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0w

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@jeamland Yeah I seriously do not want to get this because I have certain risk factors.

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“‘Irregardless’ is too a word; you just don’t understand dictionaries,” writes @johnemcintyre baltimoresun.com/opinion/column…

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@TwitsForMiles Mix in a bit of SovCit action and it’s the perfect plan!

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What a week! Thank God it’s Friday!

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joshgnosis I’m really confused by Stuart Robert’s defence for not moving to the Google-Apple model for Covidsafe. I don’t thin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…s9

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joshgnosis These are definitely words. pic.twitter.com/bNK3AEGwFC

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“Centrelink debts have been collected based on income-averaging for ’20 to 30 years’, minister reveals”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nt

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@dobes @expectproblems @RealNickHodge @NewtonMark They were in the Channel during the Battle of Britain etc, “50 we..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nu

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@JustJimWillDo @SnarkyPlatypus @SuperCroup @DrRhysPockett I guess they could get attached to or cranky with certain keepers.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @SuperCroup @DrRhysPockett Wait. Some of these penguins aren’t penguins. This is just sick. pic.twitter.com/DSG8SOlqlP

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Hey @SnarkyPlatypus I think this would make writing your soap opera a lot easier. I also feel the need to draw this..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Am

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@nudder12 @ashabeeeee No, but he’s mot explaining that well.

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Rottoturbine Lol the Australian is in the same league as Brietbart and Quillette pic.twitter.com/yJyk2PlcXm

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@franksting That’s Officer Karen to you, Sunshine.

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“Think a ‘mild’ case of Covid-19 doesn’t sound so bad? Think again.” theguardian.com/commentisfree/…

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CrazyinRussia Electrican wanted in Moscow. Experience required, this time. pic.twitter.com/0OJ1VCnVta

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@jeamland I love it when you talk dirty.

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@NewtonMark @HHackenbecker The other thing is people who can’t visualise things. Aphantasia…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…df

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NewtonMark Incidentally, to take these screenshots I had to scroll through Tim Smith’s timeline, and let me tell you, when you..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jm

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NewtonMark Life comes at you fast. @TimSmithMP pic.twitter.com/PXKASr4SE5

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“Victoria-NSW border: swift closure sparks anger and confusion as military move in” theguardian.com/australia-news…

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@SimonXCIV @dobes @purserj Quite possible, though there’s at least 12 of them that frequent that spot.

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@JustJimWillDo I guess so, since Richo isn’t in that business any more.

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Stuart Robert says that the government can only pay out in instalments of no more than $6,999. Which means that dod..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SC

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Attn: @dobes @purserj. Also, that windowsill top right is where the anti-bird spikes were ripped out and thrown to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…g9

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@R_Chirgwin Also, that windowsill top right is where the anti-bird spikes were ripped out and thrown to the footpath.

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@GordyPls The Minister had the road rage thing and seemed to think that being insider made him immune. I forget whi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bo

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@EnsignR @GordyPls Ah yes. The cops have rules for who gets to do the beating up and then who gets to deny it on radio the next morning.

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ChrChristensen Statues teach us history, you leftist motherfu*kers! Brazilian history! pic.twitter.com/l9wYgmE4q6

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To be fair, I didn’t know this about pandas, so credit where credit’s due. twitter.com/lindarchilders…

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clarkerichards The Chicken Run sequel looks shit. pic.twitter.com/hBCIjoTh7x

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@GordyPls I’m never sure which reactionary quote is from the Minister and which from the Commissioner. They’re inte..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gG

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jennasauers maybe wake me up when they invent a mask that reduces the risk of mansplaining by 90%

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jennasauers i am informed that some of you guys are going on dates????????????? let me get this straight i’m supposed to risk m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Q1

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Graeme_Orr First sighting of yowie sighting story this tourist season. pic.twitter.com/f3obZhkJLb

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“Robo-debt: Minister claims the government is not built for refunds” by @ashabeeeee zdnet.com/article/robo-d…

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“Consuming government services like Netflix: Minister Robert’s pipedream for Australia” by @ashabeeeee zdnet.com/article/consum…

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Should I swear an Oath to General Flynn? Do you think it will help?

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@clpearce Sorry, yes of course. What was I even thinking?

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sexenheimer Please bear this in mind reading my tweets going forward. pic.twitter.com/MgkqoRCjyk

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@GrogsGamut @clutterbells I thought “do the decent thing” was a euphemism for something else.

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@clpearce What, back down between your feet and in a worse mood than before?

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@kels_316 @swearyanthony @GordyPls So, in this scenario, who is getting stabbed exactly? (But to your point, yes.)

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GreenJ we wanted herd immunity, but we just got herd. twitter.com/myriamrobin/st…

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@swearyanthony @kels_316 @GordyPls [Nods] It all comes back to the fact that we know fuck all about this damn thing.

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@kels_316 @swearyanthony @GordyPls [Nods] As we all are. My memory of stuff said on Coronacast is that it seems to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WW

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@kels_316 @swearyanthony @GordyPls (I am not making a comment on how that affects lockdown regimes but fucked if I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3R

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@kels_316 @swearyanthony @GordyPls Maybe not so minuscule. This is only one study, but “Up to 45 percent of SARS-Co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…n8

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@Headwellred @kj_charles A great selling point that. Along with Drab Clowns.

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Australia: “Queensland ute driver going 100kph uses knife to battle brown snake trying to bite him between his legs” abc.net.au/news/2020-07-0…

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glengyron Bored of sourdough? Why not build a Guillotine or a Trebuchet for the coming revolution?

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@oberonsghost @annie_parker @gathgwyn I thought it might do that with some beasties.

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kj_charles I am delighted to report that in the 1930s “groovy” meant “stuck in a rut/conventional”. pic.twitter.com/NfbgS3JQvE

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What does @gathgwyn think of this? Also, quality subtitles. twitter.com/Nnedi/status/1…

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physicsJ A comet is passing through the inner solar system, under 1AU from Earth at all times (see next post). Eye witnesses..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sD

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Press gallery stenographers report a “reset” of government services bold new strategy polling turnaround erotic goat dance in 5… 4… 3…

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rohan_p Text of Stuart Robert’s NPC speech: ministers.dss.gov.au/speeches/5966

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CaseyBriggs 191 new cases in Victoria today. Chart as of Tuesday afternoon pic.twitter.com/uL4vqJxn1o

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valeriesmith344 There it is. pic.twitter.com/TSXsljMgPE

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andyengelson Hi there. There seems to be some confusion: a protest is an action that inconveniences people. A group action that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…V7

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“New group of trapdoor spiders discovered in eastern Australia” scimex.org/newsfeed/new-g… pic.twitter.com/GrhRTudBQh

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davispg Of course, that’s normally reserved for Coalition MPs twitter.com/political_aler…

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@mccaig And since software always works well we can now assume that hunger has been solved. Hurrah!

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@jonoabroad Ta. It’s nothing serious tho, I’m just very tired.

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Tue plan, draft: I’m still feeling a bit flat today, so I’ll just potter through some comms and ponder what I might..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…by

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It’s a drab day in the Blue Mountains today, and that data feed weirdness is making it look colder this hour than i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ap

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KrangTNelson weighing the odds re: whether this was a genuine coincidence or someone lost their job so that the number would be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kM

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PatFitzgerald23 The Ayn Rand Institute received a PPP loan of between $350K and $1 million
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blainecapatch wow that email did not find me well AT ALL

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@egavactip Yeah it’s a long haul, but possibly worth it.

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@NewtonMark @dobes @rohan_p @cameronwilson @jpwarren I’m enjoying the concept of a SovCit receiving welfare cheque,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pk

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@egavactip We’re getting our own SovCit folks down here in AU, and even have one in the Senate, but we still have so much to learn.

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For the attention of @dobes @rohan_p @cameronwilson @NewtonMark @jpwarren and all fans of good SovCit court action.

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“Jail ‘only option’ for Shuswap Band member, freeman-on-the-land who ignored court order, used hot tub”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mB

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@egavactip You’re quite right. Let me fix that immediately.

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AmyRemeikis Imagine being so partisan, you can’t question using police to lock people inside their homes, because it’s your sid..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fr

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I should tell @NuclearAnthro about this because he never has anything else to do with his time.

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History and Nuke Fans, @TimeGhostTV has re-made their series Cuban Missile Crisis Day-By-Day and the two prelude ep..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uc

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@dobes [Nods] I guess I’ll watch 0 today, but I shall be strong and only watch one daily episode per day.

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@dobes Oh dear. It has begun. And I see that for Patrons, the entire first week has been made available. Did you wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pk

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Tuesday. You will begin a new journey. Tuesday.

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