Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 2nd, 2020

@dobes @purserj @paulkidd It’s not even from an actual place!

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stilgherrian Also looking forward to the tsunami of self-righteous whingers wanting to decide what is or is not “essential” for other people’s lives.

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stilgherrian Reminder: In all likelihood you are not an epidemiologist.

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nadinevoncohen FUCK YEAH GAME SHOW PITCH CONSERVATIVE POLITICIANS AND BLOWHARDS HAVE TO CHOOSE BETWEEN “DICTATOR DAN IS RUINING OU..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fn

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@jonkudelka @joshgnosis This is very true. Josh doesn’t deserve this shit.

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God I love targeted advertising. pic.twitter.com/vhnth0E6rV

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Baddiel Bought myself a Fray Bentos Steak and Kidney pudding to remind me of my youth. Clearly my youth was even worse than..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lJ

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thebannerbright go and boil your head pic.twitter.com/pEywwWAcj6

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fesshole My family think I’m not on Facebook because I don’t agree with their privacy settings and how they collect your dat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kj

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AequoEtBono Presumably Timbo wants the opposite of curfew, which is, of course, furcew. So, I’m happy to oblige - furcew, Timb..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WW

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Histreepix Exhausted but professionally satiated, Piers Morgan recuperates after slithering out from President Trump’s colon…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tn

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fandsf “A good science fiction story should be able to predict not the automobile but the traffic jam.”

― Frederik Pohl twitter.com/yesterdaysprin…

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@dawnstarau I tend to bark more at the annoying little yappy things.

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@dawnstarau If dogs bark at me in the street, I usually bark back.

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wolfxmobz1 “tHe uK iS nOt rAcIsT” pic.twitter.com/oaXm87ESjE

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Histreepix Karl Marx at the launch of The Communist Manifesto. London, 1848. pic.twitter.com/FbknacfSbq

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fesshole In my spare time I search “Keir Starmer” on Twitter. When I find someone saying something unkind about him I scroll..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qt

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This honestly sounds like something I’d do. twitter.com/fesshole/statu…

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@BXGD These ghosts are weird.

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elliott_downing If he fights TikTok as successfully as he fought Covid, you’ll find it running on your toaster in six weeks with no way to uninstall it.

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stephendann Look, the NSW RFS know their stuff, and I remember the stories out of Adelaide for the bushfire down there, and hon..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uL

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@BXGD Is that what ghosts smell like?

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Fuck it, I’ll do the podcast segment in the morning. What I’d planned to say may be out of date by then anyway.

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@mattcdef2000 @TomSear This is… yeah I saw IT even before I read the tweet and I am afraid.

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@HHackenbecker @joshgnosis And we have gathered so many of them into the one place.

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@joshgnosis I’m glad I don’t cop as much as you do.

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@joshgnosis Beautiful. The other day I mentioned that I was banned from Queensland (because I count as Greater Syd..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…U2

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@damana @nnwakelam [Nods] “Knowing what you’re talking about” is a destination with many pathways, he says, sounding like a complete wanker.

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@nnwakelam @damana A not-quite-complete degree in computing science and linguistics (accepted for ACS membership at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wN

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All of Gernot Heiser’s seL4-related lectures in his UNSW COMP9242 Advanced Operating Systems course are now on the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DH

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@davekempe What? No, that doesn’t even make sense.

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@Gunsinaustralia @shaneoneill @AdamBandt But yes, there’s certainly a moral deficiency in the department.

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@Gunsinaustralia @shaneoneill @AdamBandt 1. All words are “made up”.
2. Claiming not to know what it means when it’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DF

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riayn I love these kids. twitter.com/nyinla2121/sta…

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1. Yes.
2. No.
3. Pretty much everybody.
4. Correct. twitter.com/EnsignR/status…

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@MichaelH_PhD We all need that every now and then. :)

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CameronAtfield Six years today since this unfortunate layout. pic.twitter.com/qxz2pOkiwu

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@MichaelH_PhD Ta. And Richard Denniss did a good thing yesterday too. So not all is lost.

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Reminder: A certain writer’s views aren’t obnoxious because he’s an economist. They’re obnoxious because he’s a com..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lZ

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techAU That’s a lot of billions twitter.com/business/statu…

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Sun plan, remainder: Settle back into my Mountain lair; fix a drink; record a podcast segment for @wellmaywesay; da..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1R

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@MichaelH_PhD Well if there were some sort of process for weeding out the lunatics…

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BOM_Tas With snow forecast to low levels for , where is the air coming from? This backward trajectory from the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GY

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BOM_Tas now forecast down to 200 metres above sea level on Tuesday in ! Please keep up to date with all the lates..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qS

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@JustJimWillDo No, we’re delayed by the late all-stops as much as I’d expected. Currently eight minutes behind schedule.

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NEW BLOG POST: “Weekly Wrap 531: Looking south from a quiet city towards the growing pandemic”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2i

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It’s been sorted, apparently. For those playing along at home, the train ahead is the all-stops run W559 and I’m on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QC

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Oh. We’ve just been cleared to proceed.

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This is being held at Emu Plains due to a “police operation” up the hill at Glenbrook, two stations he..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TL

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sexenheimer Conspiracy world taking Stage 4 about as well as you’d expect. pic.twitter.com/JQ9ONuSsqO

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Cate Blanchett’s house is haunted? Who by?

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First they came for the economists… and that’s it. Just them. Everyone was happy after that.

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Passing the Hill of Dead Pets.

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, being the 1554 because I got all my Sydney tasks done early. pic.twitter.com/P0vCjv10sw

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Also looking forward to the tsunami of self-righteous whingers wanting to decide what is or is not “essential” for other people’s lives.

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@MatthewBevan I’m starting to stay alarmed, actually.

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@LexPlans You’ve clocked that the first bit is stage 4 rules for Melbourne then stage 3 rules for the rest of Victoria?

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Reminder: In all likelihood you are not an epidemiologist.

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GladysB The @NSWCHO strongly recommends face masks where:
- Physical distancing is hard to maintain, such as public transpo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…W6

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CyberGovAU The Australian Government is aware of ransomware attacks against the aged care sector in Australia…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eO

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RohanIrvine 5km radius so you can see what’s around your home.

2kmfromhome.com

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joshgnosis A summary of the changes in Victoria pic.twitter.com/c0wuff0VZt

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@bigjsl I should probably whinge about this in The Media at some point.

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@LexPlans Thanks. I’m not sure how long our freedom will last in NSW. I’ll be making arrangements to lock down in t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wZ

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Quolliver the Adventure Quoll guards the wine. pic.twitter.com/iOG5blfJTj

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Paul_Karp What if…I’ve been looking for love ADVICE in all the wrong places? pic.twitter.com/b7DDAOYYNw

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@bigjsl Wow if people start logging into their routers they could end up updating the firmware as well and then where would we be? :)

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cameronwilson A local Blue Mountains councillor has said his council is denying venues to the anti-vaxxer bus that’s touring Aust..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kV

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By Richard Dennis: “The true cost of a traumatised nation” thesaturdaypaper.com.au/opinion/topic/… Tl;dr Don’t listen to economists in a pandemic.

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iTnews_au Telstra DNS infrastructure targeted by denial-of-service attack: Causes east coast connectivity issues Sunday. itnews.com.au/news/telstra-d…

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edbott Pretty impressive ratio here. The replies are worth reading. twitter.com/EmmaRoulstone/…

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Also, $5000 is hardly a “hefty fine” for a pub that size.

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“Watsons Bay Hotel slammed with hefty fine after coronavirus safety breaches” 7news.com.au/lifestyle/heal… “Trendy” lol.

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bengrubb Update from Telstra: twitter.com/Telstra/status…

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@jpwarren I think the PentaVenn of Nuance could be a useful tool in so many fields of endeavour.

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@wheeldon Yep. DNS is the fault. Changing DNS is the workaround. Or a permanent fix if you prefer. So if you want t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2S

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sirdansmith I hope I’m wrong but this new Steve Coogan character looks a bit broad pic.twitter.com/MjtGIE93mO

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nnwakelam I’m still looking for a red team / security role that has me interacting with really talented people and learning a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SJ

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@jamian62 @jonkudelka Complete coincidence I’m sure. :)

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bengrubb A cyber attack has brought down the internet address book that runs Telstra’s network, resulting in thousands of pe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9T

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This looks like something for @jpwarren! PentaVenn of Nuance! twitter.com/alexstamos/sta…

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Sun plan, which is already under way but I’m tweeting it late: Slow start; lunch; shopping and errands, Chinatown a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ce

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wheeldon @NeilClark66 Now do underpants

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Confirmed by Telstra: It’s a DDoS on some of their DNS infrastructure. It’ll be interesting to see some data on how..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oN

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@NickyWill100 Once the call is established, it doesn’t need DNS any more. :)

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TomSear I spoke to Ariel for this well crafted piece about political drugs & the internet in the pharmacopornographic era. twitter.com/arielbogle/sta…

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@TomSear That’s one hell of a word, Tom!

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@wabzqem @j_s_n_d @joneaves @jim_mussared I’ve been watching how things work at different places I’ve been to, and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BC

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@wabzqem @j_s_n_d @joneaves @jim_mussared Noted, ta. And to Jim’s question, yes NSW venues are meant to be recordin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BT

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I’ll also pass on this. His recommendation, not mine. I’ve never looked at NextDNS. twitter.com/evanspw/status…

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Putting aside the question of whether Australia is “authoritarian”, yes, 8.8.4.4 is the second Google DNS server, a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7J

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TheOnion Officials Warn Defunding Police Could Lead To Spike In Crime From Ex-Officers With No Outlet For Violence..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zm

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I also see that Cloudflare is rolling out its WARP thingy to desktops soon. https://1.1.1.1/, which is interesting.

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I’m seeing people talking about their Telstra internet being down and I’m seeing other people saying it’s DNS and t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…v2

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Drstevenhobbs For those of you struggling with the nose-mask issue, your nasal passage is part of your respiratory system. That’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…c5

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@treekisser @TPostMillennial Well that’s disappointing. Let me fix that immediately.

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@sclark_melbs @danilic Sorry, I am of the Jay Rosen school on this one, as per his “7.30” interview some years ago…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9H

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This weather forecast for Sydney is correct. pic.twitter.com/pY3aGtDY6p

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@joneaves Dunno. I won’t be digging into it until tomorrow but I’m sure someone will have clarified it before then. Probably. Maybe.

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“COVIDsafe app actually found NSW coronavirus cases” 7news.com.au/news/public-he…

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@jplonie @fictillius The market forces are quite complicated here.

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@SteveMolk THAT’S RIGHT AND IT SEEMS THAT WE NEED TO SHOUT MORE AND MORE TO ACHIEVE LESS AND LESS AND I DON’T LIKE..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eM

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@SteveMolk I DON’T KNOW BUT IT FEELS GOOD TO HAVE A BIT OF A SHOUT FROM TIME TO TIME.

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Have you noticed how nearly everyone who labels themselves a “free thinker” is a complete fuckwit?

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waveturtlejake Jesus was famously opposed to giving away free fish twitter.com/robbystarbuck/…

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I believe, though I should consult with @jonkudelka, that “It’s on”.

Also, in what sense is “a journey he lays bar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wT

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wizentrop Your daily dose of mind-blown: This amazing sea slug is Chelidonura varians, a member of the headshield slugs. With..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mx

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@erstkate I couldn’t make it any worse.

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Sunday. You will need six metres of blue electrical cable and a garden fork. Sunday.

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