Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 19th, 2020

SuperCroup liking rare steak is not a personality

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qjurecic Big mood from the Senate Intelligence Committee report pic.twitter.com/usfOAZbZPc

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@NewtonMark Thankfully Bunjaree is sheltered from most of these winds by a ridge, sort of.

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Oh dear it’s 9pm already. I seem to have shifted to a more nocturnal pattern again. Slightly annoying. I think I’ll make soup.

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What do you mean what’s wrong with me?

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1970s synthesiser music and lubricant. twitter.com/njroode/status…

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hansilowang Today is Wednesday.

The @uscensusbureau says:
- roughly 4 in 10 homes uncounted
- 42 days left to count
- 10 ye..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…we

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martinwalsh Wait till you learn that their Director Government Affairs was Chief of Staff under former Australian Prime Ministe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i2

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@GBoroughGrowler You haven’t listened to the podcast yet have you. :) But also 1.52 metres? I will have to issue a correction.

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Last night I made a podcast, in case you hadn’t noticed. It’s not too bad, I reckon. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@jeamland @jpwarren @dobes The AIs are currently busy writing business proposals.

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@jpwarren @dobes That’s delightfully meta. And I really should get into computational linguistics, since I have the relevant background.

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edent Looking through some *very* old documents.
Discovered that I pitched the idea of Twitter in _2003_ to Vodafone ;-) pic.twitter.com/7PQ9RlSjWn

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@jpwarren I might just get all my 2015 articles about big data ethics and replace “big data” with “AI” and re-file..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ie

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hellohistoria 📷

This is thought to be the earliest photograph of a snowman in the world and it was taken..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jd

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NewtonMark “We have a vaccine contract!”
“It’ll be mandatory!”
“I’m not responsible for aged care failures!”
“It won’t be mand..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7O

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henmack The 8 yr old just asked why the tooth fairy doesn’t just dig up dead people to get teeth.

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@jpwarren Look I’m not sure, but I think it might be this Toyota. zdnet.com/article/toyota…

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@williamslachlan [Nods} She touches on that, of course, but I’d like to hear more of her explanation there.

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@jpwarren If I did this today, I’d ask if they could give an example of a product or service proposal which they’d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…io

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@jpwarren I am reminded of this from 2015, when I put Toyota Australia’s data guy on the spot…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2o

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RAF_Luton BREAKING: To celebrate the last flight of the 747 (and to show @Qantas how it should be done) (and to show..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xj

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JamaalBowmanNY This is what structural racism looks like. twitter.com/cnn/status/129…

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Paul_Karp Before Covid-19, Australians’ trust in the public service was a rock bottom 31%. PMC fought for over a year to resi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Is

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@jpwarren She sounds like one every sharp person. I don’t know how well her lectures on ethics and governance will..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OB

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AsFarce i love that they made the 4 corners logo a cube, which has 8 corners, and then put some more corners on for lols

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“The great cybersecurity fraud: government won’t comply with its own rules” by @BernardKeane crikey.com.au/2020/08/18/the… pic.twitter.com/iqGPepEWzT

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@NewtonMark @kels_316 @_BertHandsome Similar thoughts drive the fears of bringing the ‘rona onto the compound up he..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…y3

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@AboutTheHouse @AuSenate Ah, THAT list is more like it! :) Thanks as always.

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Listening to today’s @7ampodcast, “Inside the Ruby Princess: What went wrong” pca.st/ekrsbgxa

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@NewtonMark @kels_316 @_BertHandsome I’m not hinting at another flight either. Sharing that amount of time in that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4H

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@R_Chirgwin We’ll see. I am being pessimistic about this one.

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thingskatedid I know C is low-level but i wish there were a more convenient way to multiply stuff

mul(x, y) (sizeof (char[x][y]))

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@kels_316 @NewtonMark @_BertHandsome I can help with that podcast but I don’t think Mark is letting people into the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Np

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Hey @AboutTheHouse @AuSenate the parliamentary calendar on the website doesn’t show any committee hearings past the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4h

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@fiztig @R_Chirgwin I encourage you to zoom into this map and use the sliders. There’s also a “snow depth” predicti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BW

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@fiztig @R_Chirgwin And not accumulating attractively on the ground but turning into freezing slush in the most annoying fashion.

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@R_Chirgwin The 5-day snow accumulation forecast is also becoming more annoying. windy.com/-New-snow-snow… pic.twitter.com/iFkDWMGcAH

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I see that Saturday’s weather forecast is now going with a straight-up “snow showers”, @R_Chirgwin. pic.twitter.com/cmBr3zYBfg

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kels_316 yeah, uh there’s no definition of mandatory that also includes ‘not mandatory’ because words don’t work like that. twitter.com/PhillipCoorey/…

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Well worth reading. “When the Dutch politician Marietje Schaake arrived in Silicon Valley, she realised just how bi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RO

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Roguski_P Iran 🇮🇷 (!) has released its views on how international law applies in cyberspace. Here’s a brief summary (thanks t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yW

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@jonoabroad Ta. :) Will do, though I don’t know how much effort I’m going to put into it.

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@errolwi But which is legally insufficient? :) Both, possibly?

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BNiederer @SwiftOnSecurity British aircraft are either objects of impossible beauty or so ugly that they obviously fly by bei..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ST

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watery_day matching icons for you and your terrible partner to be terrible together pic.twitter.com/AwS8IvjRaj

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CanberraInsider Report by Michelle Grattan on the Fraser government ordering an inquiry into leaking of the federal budget to journ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sa

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ABCcareers Digital Graphics Designer/Producer - 12 month contract
Design, create & generate sophisticated visuals for ABC Four..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Si

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TheShovel Coronavirus Vaccine Still 12-18 Million Clickbait Articles Away

theshovel.com.au/2020/05/19/cor…

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@OaaSvc @ashabeeeee I will be, don’t you worry about that!

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arthurwyatt Not now, massively cursed artifact. twitter.com/archaeologyart…

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nick_kapur Watch how the ultra-wealthy in America gradually raised the taxes of the poor and eventually bent the curve downwar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…c5

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@hazchem Hard to believe, isn’t it.

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“Centrelink’s new data-matching approach to avoid robo-debt 2.0” by @ashabeeeee zdnet.com/article/centre…

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“Former PM Turnbull suggests Australia boosts its cyber capability by buying local” by @ashabeeeee, who loved every..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lQ

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Sometimes, when someone announces a big sale contract that turns out to be not true, it’s part of a pump-and-dump s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4Q

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@jonoabroad @lottecode Those words aren’t in my script. When did I say this?

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Huffing paint is not good for your health. pic.twitter.com/x9zL26Oob2

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evanewashington What Do *throws dice* [Chaitin’s constant] and *flips coin* [homotopy type theory] Have to Say About Using *consult..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0Q

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Apparently the Prime Minister has just been making shit up again.

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KKeneally Can @ScottMorrisonMP even lie straight in bed? Is there anything won’t spin?

Within hours..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d1

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@guillnoe @efa_oz Thank you, Guillaume, that’s a great summary.

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benvwilkie re Vic./SA border closure: Princeland. You’re hearing it more and more. pic.twitter.com/PvK8WdTi7R

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@voltagex I wonder whether @TheNTNews gets grief for that.

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nadinevoncohen FUCK YEAH PRESENTING ‘TWITTER IN FOUR TWEETS’ A MICRO-PLAY BASED ON REAL EVENTS

RANDOM WOMAN: “TOO HARD TO READ AL..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bO

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@efa_oz Oops, so sorry. I had my foot on the rail at the bottom of the desk and was jiggling my leg. That’s my stor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9G

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More like a police lineup. And they are all guilty. @dobes @purserj twitter.com/ParrotOfTheDay…

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Seen from the front, a Wonga Pigeon is basically spherical.

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Watching a Wonga Pigeon (Leucosarcia melanoleuca) and wondering how much of that food it thinks it can eat before e..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XH

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NewtonMark Can we have shield laws for non-journalists too? I think they’re usually called a “Bill of Rights,” and they seem q..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…10

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It’s like the Eurovision scoring ritual but with politicians replacing the musicians. And calamari. Douze points! twitter.com/WakeUp2Politic…

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@JustJimWillDo I’m hoping to make a fortune when I moonetise my collection.

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Words actually said today by Australia’s former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull. twitter.com/ashabeeeee/sta…

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New Moon is right now at 1241 AEST.

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The Orange Blob is certainly showing commitment to this gag. twitter.com/realDonaldTrum…

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stilgherrian ATTENTION! Last night I made another terrible podcast. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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This @efa_oz EFA Talks session starts in one hour at 1330 AEST. twitter.com/efa_oz/status/…

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shaidvck Microsoft really said “don’t @ me” twitter.com/swiftonsecurit…

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eastwes Vermont wins the prize for roll call that looks the most like a promo for a post-Lost “mystery box” show that ran o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tH

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MattLaslo Was there ever an orgy on the Brady Bunch? pic.twitter.com/1PIfZSBuow

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“Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull’s effort to entrench his own narrative of Australia’s National Broadband Ne..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d7

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“‘I am really proud of the achievement of the NBN in very, very difficult circumstances,’ Malcolm Turnbull says. ‘T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CX

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@dawnstarau I was over on this one, but also in a long phone call. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@TimWattsMP I am shocked. Shocked, I tell you! Also, I am shocked.

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World’s worst new dance-pop group. pic.twitter.com/xgHwH36lnB

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Judging by certain people’s tweets I’m glad I chose not to watch a certain livestream today.

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TheOnion Cat-Eared, Pink-Haired Bill Clinton Exhorts DNC Viewers To Donate For Access To Uncensored Version Of Speech..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…U7

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New Moon is in two hours at 1241 AEST.

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It’s just started raining at Wentworth Falls but if you look very very closely you can see a tiny number of tiny bi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Z9

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callapilla Does anyone else have a saved properties list that looks like this?

I’m seeking to talk to people who moved (or ar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qv

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timdunlop ‘Morrison promises free vaccine that doesn’t even exist yet’ has to be the biggest bullshit ‘story’ imaginable. Med..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qx

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mardi_oh No world leader has ever exuded as much *HR manager who refuses to read the industrial legislation* energy as this..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bf

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phbarratt Let me see if I’ve got this right: Scotty’s regulations don’t go to the the issue of managing the health of the hap..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YY

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ltvargus Three female characters times two breasts per character equals six.

You should mention breasts six times per sente..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sM

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “Will Australia have access to a vaccine if/when it is discovered?” pca.st/7cd571ys

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New Moon is in four hours at 1241 AEST.

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Smithwatcher @geeksrulz Scomo’s the guy who turns up to a working bee, helps for 15 minutes then spends the rest of the day hang..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1r

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planetjedward I’m John and I’m Edward and together we are Jedward pic.twitter.com/wRdFVBla1n

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lubiephil Scott Morrison as Madonna. pic.twitter.com/OdsGx6fryg

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TheMaggieGosney Please don’t put a library book in the microwave to kill the coronavirus. It sets fire to the barcode we put on the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…g1

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slimyswampghost because it’s the right thing to do pic.twitter.com/pHZkPQDU3U

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kels_316 no but now I will never stop thinking about it twitter.com/marrowing/stat…

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cathywilcox1 Scott free.
My ⁦⁦@smh@theage cartoon. pic.twitter.com/AGKV7rvUfR

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The @ASPI_org panel at 1100 AEST is the launch of “Spy vs Spy: The New Age of Espionage’” with all the authors…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9X

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The @USSC panel at 1100 AEST is “The trajectory of American politics, power and prestige: A conversation with Tom F..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oF

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Wed plan: Reading; 1000 USSC panel; 1100 ASPI panel; 1330 guest on EFA Talks efa.org.au/2020/08/17/efa…; choose what t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ol

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It’s going to be windy in the Blue Mountains later today and through the next few days. And it still might snow on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5v

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@NewtonMark @kcarruthers @BroHilderchump “35% of Americans say they would refuse a coronavirus vaccine, even if it..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…t2

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ATTENTION! Last night I made another terrible podcast. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Wednesday. If you want a vision of your future, imagine a grey bird pecking on your left cheek — forever. Wednesday.

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OK, Kids, it’s approaching 1am and I need to be coherent on the morrow. You know what to do. I know what to do. Rem..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…q2

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AndyMeddickMP Birth announcement:

Our eldest Kielan has been on a unique and personal journey that (with permission of course) I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vu

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jdub I hope Oracle does buy TikTok and gets all the kids hooked on compliance.

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@paulkidd @JoshButler Indeed. And I genuinely want to cry.

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@paulkidd @JoshButler And I’ll say again, of the commercial networks’ news, TEN is the best these days. Bravo.

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@paulkidd To be clear, I’m not having a go at @JoshButler for doing the neutral factual story. Many thanks, Sir. It..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zE

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@paulkidd Yep, that’s Friday’s story. Fuck I hate this world sometimes.

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Now playing: Pachanga Boys, “Time (extended mix)” youtube.com/watch?v=EuqvLi…

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nickschadegg does tim have kidney failure or what’s the deal pic.twitter.com/1wpg7up2A6

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HAHAHAHAHA! HAHA! HAHAHAHA! HAHAHAHA! HAHAHAHAHAHA! [Deep breath.] HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA. HAHAHA. HAHA. HA. HAHAHAHA. twitter.com/realDonaldTrum…

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RadioFreeTom Someone’s having a very bad morning twitter.com/realDonaldTrum…

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As long as we have People To Blame then we’ll all be OK.

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Hurrah! We have found A Person To Blame! twitter.com/JoshButler/sta…

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NITV Define “discovered”.

📺 pic.twitter.com/SrL3PKmP1h

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campuscodi Scoop: Ukraine authorities have arrested a three-man criminal gang who ran 20 crypto-exchanges and laundered money..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bo

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