Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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July 27th, 2020

stilgherrian “If you’re in the mood, the very dark mood, for some end of the world anxiety,” writes @JohnBirmingham, “these thre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ux

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stilgherrian Which is the most remarkable part of this photo? The nipple sweat? The trouser work? The octopus neck? The lumpen m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qk

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@CosmicRami Well what else could it be? It’s huge!

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@johnb78 @Bibbitybobbit13 Some other arsehat whinged about that earlier. Mid-afternoon on a dismally wet Monday dur..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IF

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lijukic This anglicized map of Germany is fantastic pic.twitter.com/9MX8pwfZ3r

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@jxeeno Oh. But the tram gets the story.

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Histreepix NASA scientists on the brink of developing a second blackboard. 1961. pic.twitter.com/C75SfkHK9W

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PublicDomainRev A group of blind schoolchildren feel a taxidermied walrus, ca. 1913. See more pictures and read the backstory here:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3U

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martinwalsh Facebook punters say BLM protests in Australia resulted in spreading COVID. When I challenged with news stories say..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lK

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kels_316 Mark Latham has let himself go twitter.com/natureisscary/…

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@SnarkyPlatypus @kels_316 I’ve been toying with the idea of doing video vox pops on topics like this.

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@kels_316 @SnarkyPlatypus I could do Broken Hill because I’m South Australian originally. I have no idea about Narrabri.

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@kels_316 @SnarkyPlatypus The Platypus has heard this story, but back in the [DECADE REDACTED] I did a vox pop abou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…do

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@kels_316 @SnarkyPlatypus Yep, most people have only a vague ideal about anything outside their realm, and I don’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OY

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oneplanetmikey Here’s something you don’t see on the news everynight. pic.twitter.com/ycbrQi0Qde

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@SnarkyPlatypus Yep. I don’t imagine Australians would be any better locating Dakar or Lima or Ulaanbaatar or Dar e..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8X

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@arizclint After the international court ruling I started referring to it as the West Philippine Sea and got death..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…V5

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Hey @SnarkyPlatypus, the person who placed the green dot even said they thought Jakarta was in Indonesia. The one i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…j6

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@Anna_63 @paulwiggins Hey @jxeeno or @fictillius do you have the L2/L3 passenger numbers handy to show to this arsehat?

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@Anna_63 @paulwiggins Lol nothing is in it for me. I just use the damn thing, I’ve been on it plenty of times when..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…of

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@Anna_63 @paulwiggins Tell me, what is your actual gripe here? What have you actually got against the light rail pr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sy

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@Anna_63 @paulwiggins “White elephant”? It’s a well-used transport service, outside the Quarantimes, and the whole..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9H

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@genszen I can’t help it if people are stupid.

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@sleepingdingo Mid-afternoon on a rainy day in COVID-19 capacity restrictions. Not unlikely. Even on a sunny weekda..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oZ

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@techoglot @LapTop006 Double-length long trams are really hard to see.

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Oh dear. @TwoSetViolin has got into some silly diss war with a bass (guitar) player and this is their latest salvo…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YL

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Here we go: “Tram badly damaged after collision with truck in George Street” smh.com.au/national/nsw/t… The SMH drama..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kh

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REMINDER: Do not watch The Bad Program.

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@snipeyhead Oh that’s right, it’s only Thursday where you are. :P

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@nnwakelam Both Napoleon and Hitler would agree.

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@nnwakelam Some of us are old enough to remember the First Cold War. You’ll soon get used to it.

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fictillius Who was it? pic.twitter.com/O3bpk8ewNT

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@JohnBirmingham Careful or I’ll call you to record a comment. :P

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@GordyPls @duckbytheoboe How about a foldable cuboid of the right size made of sticks that fit together?

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@nnwakelam That’s a fair summary, yes. But with anti-shipping missiles.

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“China is pushing its South China Sea claims during the coronavirus pandemic — this is what the tensions are about”abc.net.au/news/2020-07-2…Q

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brittlestar REASONS TO NOT WEAR A FACE MASK pic.twitter.com/Ah75mzSF24

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@expectproblems @JohnBirmingham Yeah MOAR VODKA is pretty much the only way to deal with this properly. On other wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ii

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@JohnBirmingham I will steal this structure for a segment in the next episode of “The 9pm Edict” because I’m sure i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…L2

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@JohnBirmingham 3. A conversation with strategic analyst and counterinsurgency specialist Dr David Kilcullen with L..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jd

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@JohnBirmingham 2. “This model forecast the US’s current unrest a decade ago. It now says ‘civil war’” abc.net.au/triplej/progra…

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@JohnBirmingham 1. “A bipartisan group secretly gathered to game out a contested Trump-Biden election. It wasn’t pr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BQ

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I’ve just absorbed all three links on today’s Alien Sideboob and let me emphasise how good they are. Of course..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UF

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JuliusGoat Tens of millions of Americans think the person on the left is the violent aggressor. pic.twitter.com/okjQ2Af7yr

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AnthonyODonne13 So, is Frydenberg planning war with Argentina as a recovery strategy? Asking for a friend.

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VeronicaKoman Normalize saying that Indonesia is colonizing West Papua.

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BOM_NSW Warning upgraded. Now looking at possible level for St Georges Basin at Sussex Inlet tomorrow. It..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…om

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JoeHughesDev I guess JavaScript can do everything. pic.twitter.com/r18tRtvryb

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CaseyBriggs 4 coronavirus cases have been linked to the NICU at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne: two parents, one pa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pu

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BernardKeane Frydenberg is just the latest of a long line of conservatives who claim to idolise Reagan and Thatcher but are too..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eq

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Further alleged plans may be found in the Weekly Wrap, along with a few recommendations for things to enjoy. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Mon plan, remainder: Stay warm and dry; catch up on podcasts and reading; quiet evening avoiding The Bad Program li..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QP

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@paulbam3 @Rubenerd I reckon a decade might be a better option.

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QuirkyRides The -powered 1960 X was an experimental developed when the World was It..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OR

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“Atlassian says encryption-busting law has damaged Australia’s tech reputation” by @ashabeeeee zdnet.com/article/atlass…

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@Rubenerd Hmmm? Surely we’ve had enough of this week?

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Thank God it’s Friday.

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@foursaken @jendudley @paulkidd Well, when I/we are allowed to travel again, I/we will make up for lost time.

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@paulkidd @jendudley Maybe Jen and I are the same person?

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Met at @zdnetaustralia: “More filtering by ISPs and cloud providers would benefit SMBs” zdnet.com/article/more-f…

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@Davelennonabc That’s true, and I guess I could tweak the colour palette to make it more so.

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One pair each of Crimson Rosella and Wonga Pigeon, photographed badly from a distance. pic.twitter.com/xH9VaJKOY0

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@R_Chirgwin Hahahaha! Also outside: the LPG. But there’s going to be a short break in the rain in about 15 minutes.

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@R_Chirgwin Yep, 75mm of rain to 0900 this morning, another 20mm since, and winds increasing. pic.twitter.com/XARlN5zGgu

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Story filed for @zdnetaustralia. It contains a few cybers and some statistics.

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LucyThack In July 2019, this devastating photo of drought-stricken Dubbo was taken from the air after take off. One year on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ih

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cathywilcox1 Princesses must feel pretty hurt by people using “princess” as an insult.

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TakedownMRAs Dumbest fucking time to be alive pic.twitter.com/uVHKkz1MLz

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@trib @JohnBirmingham @AustCivMil I haven’t watched that session yet. But JB and I met and had beers with Kilcullen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r1

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JoshHoltTEN East Coast Low continues to hammer parts of NSW this morning. Damaging winds: Ulladulla 109 km/h, Kiama 91 km/h. Ma..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mC

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@jpwarren We always enjoy questions from Senator Ebetz.

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Yes, this is a much better explanation. twitter.com/phenidone/stat…

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CaseyBriggs 532 new cases confirmed in Victoria today pic.twitter.com/tsJ3z9tO8s

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irisherself cats have Mondays too 😂😸 twitter.com/minoovo/status…

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I see that @jpwarren is tweeting the PJCIS hearing in his usual cynical style.

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It has begun. I don’t plan to livetweet it.

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Nope, it was just a website glitch. I am told that the PJCIS hearing will be starting shortly.

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Sorrowscopes Pisces: Arson is a lot more difficult to cover up than you would think, but we believe in you.

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mykola Receipts from the SPLC: splcenter.org/fighting-hate/…

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mykola Just realized that not everyone knows that “cultural marxism” is an antisemitic dog whistle.

When someone says “BL..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yi

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Details of this PJCIS hearing have just vanished from the parliament website. Has it been cancelled at the last min..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…W4

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AtomicAnalyst Earlier today in South Texas, Hurricane Hanna blew down a portion of @realDonaldTrump’s mighty, impenetrable, expen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HS

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rohan_p ACCC launches Federal Court action alleging Google misled consumers about expanded use of personal data..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qa

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fesshole One of my colleagues thought palm oil was bad as it was oil extracted from the palm/hand of orangutans. Every time..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5u

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“If you’re in the mood, the very dark mood, for some end of the world anxiety,” writes @JohnBirmingham, “these thre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ux

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@danilic The next six months are going to be horrifying.

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You know you’re in decline when the wind blows rubbish into the cavity at your base. twitter.com/phbarratt/stat…

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GusWhyte A mate posted this on the other book, it struck a chord with me. 😂 pic.twitter.com/SXteBjWOF8

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MatthewBevan G’day is this The Hague? Yeah it’s Ben here from Broadmeadows Bunnings got a couple questions about the Universal D..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cc

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “Coronavirus is not just an old person’s virus” pca.st/o4mwgxvg

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@joneaves Oh great. I’ll get to that news in due course.

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Listening to today’s @7ampodcast, “Face masks – the million dollar questionpca.st/r7u6tlrufB

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Fans of the Assistance and Access Act may like to absorb today’s livestreamed PJCIS hearing from 1000 AEST. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Mon plan: Make a tasty breakfast; write for @zdnetaustralia, eventually; stay warm and dry; quiet evening avoiding..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4B

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Which is the most remarkable part of this photo? The nipple sweat? The trouser work? The octopus neck? The lumpen m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qk

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@joneaves Thanks, though for me it’s just continuing steady rain.

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@danilic @MatthewBevan @OzKitsch @abcmelbourne I was quite the fan of the odd late-night TV news Robertson presente..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FS

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@cameronwilson Maybe the Bureau of Meteorology falsifies the data. You know what they’re like.

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The pleuting continues in the Blue Mountains today. We’ve had 67.8mm in the standard daily period and there’s still..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rd

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@akent @jonoabroad I’m always amused and somewhat confused by the people whose brains implode at the slightest bit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cj

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stilgherrian NEW PODCAST: “The 9pm Extra: Well May We Say episode 133, ‘Detachable Frydenberg’” twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GF

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Monday. Our collective reality is being swept away like a butter lizard in a dishwasher. Monday.

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