Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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September 11th, 2020

@_midofo_ @kels_316 I’m only seeing the tail end of this but good luck.

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Davidramli Asian parents be like “this is what happens when you get a B” twitter.com/kim_pratt10/st…

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fesshole I know of a musician who has 7 sockpuppet Twitter accounts where he pretends to be his own fans. He spends hours ev..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…A4

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@techoglot It happens to gentlemen when they reach a certain age.

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AndrewCatsaras So the The Herald Sun promotes a ‘secret leaked internal Liberal poll’ that says @DanielAndrewsMP is failing at the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…p5

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@WJ23A It’s not about whether THEY need it…

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nickm_tor Gaze not into the abyss, lest you become recognized as an abyss domain expert, and they expect you keep gazing into the damn thing.

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jeamland *raises an eyebrow in Adelaidean* twitter.com/pienar/status/…

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NewtonMark Board room and C-suite shitting bricks. Probably should have done this before you got the approvals, eh fellas? twitter.com/GuardianAus/st…

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@19bk69 Look it’s adequate, but not at the top of the list.

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@HartWexford Not really, no. A new idea would be nice.

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Do week actually need another series of Gruen?

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oz_f A lot of chatter this week about contact tracing in Victoria vs. NSW. I have a story in tomorrow’s @SatPaper about..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tw

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@nickzoic @decryption Mid-1990s web technology is much more straightforward.

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@BruceHore @moylecroft Indeed. If nothing else he’s been solid with his public leadership and taking responsibility.

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@dobes @manindotblack I do appreciate it. :) I’m also trying to work out what city that’s in but its kinda generic South-East Asia.

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@LLah_Nomis @JohnBirmingham That whole paragraph is a work of art, but then that’s why we pay JB the small bucks

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Oh good, @expectproblems. Unlike a fortnight ago the hotel bar is relatively quiet with plenty of space. I think la..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DS

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@decryption Someone probably has one of those little 640x480 cameras lying in a bottom drawer, along with a DB9 serial cable.

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Right. Time to head downstairs for a small TGIF drink and some food and maybe a cocktail.

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Thefinnigans Maybe UK should revert back to the old British Empire’s Gunboat Diplomacy by sending Gunboats up the Rhine River an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3S

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@NewtonMark @drspacejunk That was the most baffling and depressing part of the episode, yes. That Mercury 13 docume..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ef

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@manindotblack @dobes There used to be a couple of crimson rosellas who’d bash on the bedroom window if I hadn’t co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AI

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@swearyanthony @JohnBirmingham @AlanBaxter But has JB considered the commercial possibilities of furry action thrillers?

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@decryption Also I am old and the webcam was probably directly plugged into the server, which was also the file ser..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sd

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@decryption The HTTP protocol has a refresh header. Sets the number of seconds before the browser goes to another U..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5j

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kenklippenstein Meanwhile in a country with strong labor unions twitter.com/abc/status/130…

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@JohnBirmingham Also, JB, is this Robert Ludlum’s worst ever novel? pic.twitter.com/xqp8lNCDIL

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This is from Tuesday and it is quite good. twitter.com/nick_spurway/s…

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Today’s Alien Sideboob from Mr @JohnBirmingham is “The ballad of Sir Barilaro” and it’s free to read. aliensideboob.substack.com/p/the-ballad-o…

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So I’ve arranged for there to be food for avian insectivores and carnivores at @bunjaree and on day one a female sa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9A

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@adam_turner @kjmci I’m sure it’s purely a coincidence.

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@kjmci Oh how fuckin’ soft is that! Lol!

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@kjmci I was on a panel with Joe at a thing at Parliament House some years back and on that day he seemed to be not a cunt.

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This header photo looks like the sort of thing that’d be captioned “disgraced nightclub and adult entertainment kin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vt

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@AustinDocherty The joys of live broadcasting. :) I once completely forgot the name of the Department of Home Affai..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TD

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@AustinDocherty Lol that’s annoying, because I’d read that story as part of my prep.

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HAVE YOU RECEIVED RANDOM SEEDS AS PER THIS ABC STORY? This is who to contact about it. twitter.com/AustinDocherty…

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@AustinDocherty Excellent, these were the details we didn’t have in front of us this morning.

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glengyron For a man about to launch the world’s most infamous terror attack he looks so calm. It’s just a job to people like..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DK

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@AustinDocherty Obviously it’s impossible for me to say so definitively, but why would China infect it’s fourth-lar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jo

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I still find this to be a curious little scam.

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NEW BLOG POST: “Talking about the seed brushing scam on ABC RN Breakfast” (6m11s) stilgherrian.com/conversations/… pic.twitter.com/ne4tgL3HEH

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@jennylmackinnon @Tim_Coronel After a certain period (90 days from memory) it’s no longer the retailer’s job but th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4F

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This WNYC interview with Mary Trump, The Donald’s niece, is fascinating. pca.st/2qw3dd1w

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@bigbadave Thanks, Dave. I’m drifting rapidly to the idea of making masks compulsory on transport etc. The polls su..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TD

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@jetztgibtshaue @jonoabroad Yes. Chinwards. And I didn’t know you could take an ox on the train.

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Actually nowhere near as high as 10% per a rough count of everyone alighting at Kings Cross. And there’s no distanc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dw

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, briefly. Proportion of passengers wearing masks: maybe 10%. pic.twitter.com/O1l8PvEU5p

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@dippizuka @alexkidman Maybe call them “leathery balls” and see if people go for them.

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@estjune83 @NewtonMark The next NSW state election is on 25 March 2023 so the big question for each of the politica..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vo

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Imagine being ridiculed for getting a new job because someone remembers you once said something they thought was a bit daft.

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@NewtonMark You’re expecting a lot of a NSW Labor leader here, Mark.

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NewtonMark The Coalition has been a constant in Australian politics for longer than you’ve been alive, Jodi. You have no excus..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r7

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culturewars2 Hybrid cars are weakening traditional marriage

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ServiceNSW We’re aware of customers receiving phone calls claiming to be from Service NSW. Remember, we will never call or ema..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ni

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snurb_dot_info Impound the yacht and scuttle it to create a new artificial reef. Surely that’s the obvious solution here. 🐠🐠🐠 twitter.com/abcbrisbane/st…

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Picketer Absolutely nuclear take from the Dilbert idiot. pic.twitter.com/iQGILtDeXT

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“Our business process automation failed,” says company that sells business process automation. twitter.com/zdnetaustralia…

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@NathanaelB Something like “braid rope 3 strand diagram”? (I don’t know your context but Google Images delivered th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aI

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@DecayRSO Also, just because something is important doesn’t mean it’s beneficial.

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@rohan_p Where N=127 and they were all surveyed at the company’s conference booth.

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Dear Tech PR, “Person from company that sells X says that X will be important” is not news. Please talk to the advertising sales people.

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@ApostrophePong @jeffsonstein Yep, a fresh private window in Safari did the job. Cheers!

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Kate_McClymont History has been made with The Age just announcing @Gay_Alcorn as the first woman to edit the paper. 👏@theage

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@jeffsonstein @ApostrophePong I’ll have to dig that out of a library account. I don’t have a WaPo subscription.

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@CptHollingworth Elves are probably hermaphrodites anyway. Like snails.

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@stevage1 @RNBreakfast Not that I could find, but I’ll admit I didn’t spend all that much time looking. My guess is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KY

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@ApostrophePong I’ve just seen something that says that was a myth, but I’m not so sure.

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Me on @RNBreakfast this morning: “Why are people receiving unsolicited packets of seeds in the mail?” It’s about th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5P

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@i386 Thanks. :) It was an easy one though, I thought. Bringing some stuff like that to a general audience is always fun.

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@CptHollingworth What?They discovered that there’s also women in Middle Earth?

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@jonoabroad @JohnBirmingham There’s a little bit of Jonas in all of us. Or something.

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leoniedoyle You love to imagine the resident of this home (for sale in Canberra) smashing out some reps under the wolf-moon yin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XG

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@reselsnark @AndrewPStreet @joshgnosis Well I do want to do some train tour podcasts one day…

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normative I will never stop being amused by this panic about antifa invading the suburbs. It’s like in the early aughts when..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rx

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@AndrewPStreet @joshgnosis All this has really perked up my Friday. :) Maybe I should pop over to Macquarie Street to laugh at everyone.

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Fri plan, confirmed: 0845 radio spot (done); faff around with the Nazi ducks as described earlier; 1500 back mainte..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uu

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@JustJimWillDo They lost seats to the Shooters Fishers & Farmers, and will now lose even more cred with their local..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qa

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Hey @ApostrophePong is this how Route 50 is meant to work? twitter.com/DildineWTOP/st…

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Reporter on @abcsydney just now effectively saying Barilaro got nothing out of this at all. No statements from either party yet.

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Barilao asked for a special meeting on koalas on 21 Sep and Berejiklin refused. Lol.

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The only information was that Barilaro has “backed down” so now we get to find out what happens to him in his party..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gr

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John Barilaro blinked first, per @abcsydney just now.

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edbott My inner nerd tingled a bit at this tweet. twitter.com/daemonic3/stat…

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@kels_316 @evcricket [Nods] He’s an interesting chap. He’s also writing for The Australian these days too.

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@jpwarren Could it be that it’s “broadly terrible” because everything is broadly terrible?

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@jplonie I couldn’t possibly comment.

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@evcricket @kels_316 Nah I don’t think he used to map I’m after in this presentation. Worth watching, though, even..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OY

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@evcricket @kels_316 We could commandeer The Grand View as our headquarters. Good view of the intersection from there.

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sniff_off Drug dog at Blacktown, 6:25PM

This is the first drug dog sighting we’ve confirmed since COVID-19 restrictions came..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bY

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@evcricket @kels_316 This is not the map I’m after. This is where there’s both left- and right-wing militia types…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5B

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@jplonie Yes, that was my advice to the nation.

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@evcricket @kels_316 Oregon is a huge centre for this shit. Part of the North-West Redoubt. I’m just trying to find David Kilcullen’s map.

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And the radio spot is done. I’ll post a link to that item once the audio is online later this morning.

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Coming up in about 10 minutes, after the science item starting momentarily. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@munin Yes, isn’t it wonderful. And confusing for everyone. :)

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@estjune83 Sure. :) Is there a book running somewhere I wonder?

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@estjune83 We shall see. There are many grievances to be aired, as they say.

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I’m likely to be on RN Breakfast updating this “seed brushing scam” thing at 0845 AEST, so just under an hour from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xS

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@bastardsheep All is forgiven. Also foolish consistency, hobgoblins, etc.

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Obviously I am looking forward to the fact that in 75 minutes NSW may not have a government.

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Joining the Koala Army, because in NSW it’s now your moral duty. (This is a real campaign from the Australian Koala..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4M

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Fri plan, draft: 0845 radio spot; faff around trying to get some stories lined up like ducks at a Nazi rally; 1500..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…a6

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In which @RealPressSecBot is running an in memoriam feed today. twitter.com/RealPressSecBo…

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Sydney’s weather is acceptable today. pic.twitter.com/lpq3nvKHtg

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Friday. Some things float in water. Some things do not. Bear this in mind when planning your day. Friday.

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