Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 12th, 2020

Anyway, enough from me. Gorn.

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“Well, Piers, you should be here with us in Hogthrottle!”

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“It’s a sweaty one in Sodomy-on-Tyne.”

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“It’s 29C in Upper Frogfelch today.”

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One of the best things about all these weather stories coming out of “Britain” is all these people earnestly saying..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…li

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SaHreports Me: I need a really clever idea that people will love & follow me so I can make a living with my illustrations that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mc

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@JustJimWillDo It’s a thing I need to read while cross-referencing it to legislation, which is always fun.

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@MsLods Mr @dobes did a write-up for @zdnetaustralia today so that’s fine but I should do some analysis as well.

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I can’t be arsed reading that discussion paper tonight.

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@NewtonMark @fitzhunter How does a tosspot ratfuck? Seems like a category error.

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@jeamland It depends whether anything useful gets exuded I guess.

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@mattrubinstein It’s an interesting experience seeing where they all are too. I discovered that one summer when I f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2I

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I too will keep going until I touch Bennu’s surface. @jeamland twitter.com/OSIRISREx/stat…

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Maybe Tencent should buy them out.

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I don’t say this to absolve the government from responsibility. The ABC is the designated emergency broadcaster, so..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EH

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It’s probably worth mentioning that the ABC doesn’t run transmission. Never has. It was PMG / Telecom, then the Nat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fd

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RationalDis Fuck it! Thread about the Peterson family saga: pic.twitter.com/mV9g91m44A

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@bigmac Are you emanating at the correct frequency?

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Listening to the latest @WarOnTheRocks Bombshell podcast, “Tik Tok Ya Don’t Stop” pca.st/1g5sn2lf

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@JustJimWillDo They keep it behind the counter for regular customers.

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@oberonsghost @derekbradley Would he even get it that close though?Nudecular!

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Well this starts weird, sure, but the twist at the end is remarkable. twitter.com/sexenheimer/st…

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@derekbradley Actually the important thing is the saying of it, not the reality of it. Diplomacy, eh?

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@derekbradley Saying A doesn’t mean you’ve said not-B. :)

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“Russia warns it will see any incoming missile as nuclear,” so that’ll be handy. apnews.com/888e0816c6fa7f…

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geraintgriffith Tearing your mask off like you’ve just pulled off the Hatton Garden heist when you’re walking out of the Aldi with..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bH

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JThomsonCook Andrew, you’re shouting at ice cream twitter.com/afneil/status/…

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@evoflanker @johnb78 @jxeeno @aussiewongm It’s not going to happen. Every inquiry over decades has delivered the sa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…E8

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Listening to today’s @7ampodcast, “Anatomy of a state of disaster” pca.st/np3164ph

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The House of Reps inquiry into options for financing faster rail has another public hearing on Mon 17 Aug…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RG

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “As Melbourne recovers, regional Victoria is struggling” pca.st/2e8opwwk

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@PeteLawler @JustJimWillDo @_midofo_ [Nods] I know the spot. You took me there. Or I went by myself. Or possibly both.

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@PeteLawler @JustJimWillDo @_midofo_ I’m confused. You couldn’t fit that ship through that thingy.

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Hilary_Barry Are conspiracy theorists cock-wombles?

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unix_ninja Best haiku ever.
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RAF_Luton Photo of the Day: This amazing high speed photography shot of an F35 beautifully shows pilot Sqn Ldr Jim..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mC

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Wed plan, updated: I seem to have slept all afternoon, which is good I suppose. I’ll still look at that cyber discu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kn

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HeerJeet The next congress will have far more Republican QAnon believers than Republican African-Americans, Republicans Jews..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VB

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niubi So a GOP presidential front runner for 2024? twitter.com/grace_panetta/…

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AnarchyCoo MAAA! WORKERS AGAINST WORK. pic.twitter.com/JnpDBWS9wB

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KamalaHarris You wouldn’t know a joke if one raised you. twitter.com/DonaldJTrumpJr…

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rohan_p NSW government waiving hotel quarantine fees for people returning from Victoria pic.twitter.com/iKzWbMG8vF

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@oberonsghost “Brilliant Sir Roger Moore story goes viral again and it will brighten up your day” metro.co.uk/2020/07/30/bri…

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@dobes @purserj @ParrotOfTheDay How do you manage with your socks and underpants?

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NITV The selection of a non-Indigenous person for the role of Director of a leading university’s inaugural Indigenous Kn..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8s

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@paulwiggins That is rather a nice-looking student union.

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aleeb88 A whole mood twitter.com/Scottludlam/st…

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@expectproblems Lol I did not know that. That’s gorgeous.

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@expectproblems Well look at the rise of the phrase “That’s so gay” over the last 20 years or so.

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erinmdurkin There’s always a local angle. twitter.com/carlheastie/st…

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@jetztgibtshaue Them’s the ones. I’ve used the phrase “hallucinating goldfish” in several pieces in the past, but f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…na

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@expectproblems My experience too. I did enjoy the time I was looking for somewhere to eat in a small country town..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BF

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@PSyvret [Bows.] It was an unexpected moment of inspiration.

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@purserj @dobes @ParrotOfTheDay I am concerned, however, that everything is upside down. Is the mask being worn inside out?

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@expectproblems Indeed. It’s impossible to be across the nuances of everything, especially when these things often..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tf

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In summary, then, I guess what I’m saying is that everything is bullshit. Politics and the political media constitu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sd

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Another important thing to remember about, say, political polls, if you ask people to rate a party’s policy, you’re..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…z0

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Related: Back when radio ratings were done with a diary, the ABC did research which asked separate questions about..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DB

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It was part of a long series of vox pops I did to make the point that talkback callers and pundits were totally unr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…u0

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A story I tell often: Back when I worked for ABC Radio, I did a vox pop the morning after a cabinet reshuffle. More..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0k

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Important caveat: I am a know-it-all white man who is nowhere near an expert in sociology or psychology or any damn..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cy

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I should probably explain why I think this. It’s just that the vast majority of people “aren’t into politics” and a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GS

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This doesn’t really surprise me. twitter.com/CharlesFLehman…

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@dobes @glengyron @GladysB I think a better analogy is West Berlin. The New South Welsh Democratic Republic (NSWDR)..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vN

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lirelandMD I spent 24hrs in this N95 doing 7 c-sections, 3 vaginal deliveries including one for twins, managed a severe postpa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rF

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Wed plan: It’s a bit of a routine meh day for my brain, so I’m just going to potter through some reading and minor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VQ

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jamesrbuk I’m not sure “politician uses briefing notes” is quite the hot scandal they’re hoping for here. twitter.com/trumpwarroom/s…

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expectproblems I will never get over the amazing self-own by ‘ole mate Ben here, and its knock-on works of amazing humour. twitter.com/yashar/status/…

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jbouie “help my delicate (white) child ate indian food” is just an incredible thing to type out and send off for advice slate.com/human-interest…

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Wed plan, background: For some reason I slept very badly last night and this morning my brain is still blurrier tha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…et

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@CosmicRami Now if we’re making a list of things to launch towards Pluto…

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Picketer Ah, cheap housing may have gone, but the casual racism remains. twitter.com/mrtimcallanan/…

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jplonie The worst thing about Qanon is going to be the Dan Brown book and movie

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Today’s policy wonk cybernews from Australia is the release of this discussion paper that’s intended to flesh out t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HL

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TrishaCarter @paulwallbank I know you were probably referencing your morning exercise but here’s what it looked like in my stream pic.twitter.com/Gtlt248t5J

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Today is going to be strange, and not just in the Blue Mountains. pic.twitter.com/MRS1nj6LCv

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Wednesday. Count all the things on your desk. Eat two of them. Wednesday.

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