Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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September 23rd, 2020

akbarjenkins I’m on a Zoom call with economists. Apparently they recently found out that when people don’t have money they can’t buy things

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rednz Sick burn, @AppStore 🙊 pic.twitter.com/HoRYSghO3s

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@franksting No idea. I’m with the other mob.

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Or rather, how to get you to piss away your points rather than flying anywhere.

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How about a “Salmon Box + Chardonnay” for $60? wine.qantas.com/p/Salmon-Box-%…

This is what an airline has to do when the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…U3

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mixedupworld Who wants a fully stocked Qantas 747 bar cart? pic.twitter.com/0NYO3jzwno

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@expectproblems Thanks. I can’t remember what I did after shooting that footage. I certainly wouldn’t have headed out into the dust though.

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Here’s the ‘Pedia entry on that dust storm. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2009_Aust…

“Roger Deakins, cinematographer of the film ‘B..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…T2

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@NewtonMark One of the most-visited pages on my website is this one, because it contains this photo of Samantha Fox..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qm

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quaedvliegs Do yourself a favour and follow @StuartHumphryes twitter.com/stuarthumphrye…

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I was guilted into doing it because @ApostrophePong posted his dust storm photos earlier today and I agree that 11..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pZ

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Exactly 11 years ago today, 23 September 2009, Sydney was enveloped in a massive dust storm. Here, finally, is the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uc

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Bloody hell. I’d posted Senator Pauline Hanson’s burqa in the Senate stunt to YouTube and it’s had nearly 44,000 vi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Su

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@SimonXCIV Clearly we move in different circles.

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@NewtonMark @dobes @rohan_p @rycrozier @simonhackett @jeamland Is it too late to turn it off and build anew one?

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JuiceboxCA Googling symptoms only tells you which diseases have the best SEO

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“Labor calls on the Morrison government and NBN Co to release an updated document that does not treat Australian ta..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rB

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NewtonMark In Australia, you can qualify as pilot in command of an aircraft at age 15, and it’s not uncommon to undertake trai..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vk

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“Celebrating 40 years of Ethernet! Bob Metcalfe interviewed by Jensen Huang” netevents.org/upcoming_event… It’s next week..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0r

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FacesPics This stapler can’t handle it anymore pic.twitter.com/qwzeZy5vxc

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jeamland Deciding to focus on user outcomes rather than the exact way I achieve them. twitter.com/DivDev_/status…

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@rycrozier Ah that makes sense. Such transparency!

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@rycrozier That’s kinda how I’m reading it from what you and others have written. Do we know or suspect why this wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…K5

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@ApostrophePong You have guilted me into uploading the video. It will be on YouTube soon.

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This is all a bit vague, which doesn’t surprise me at all. twitter.com/rycrozier/stat…

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“The Australian Computer Society has threatened InnovationAus with legal action over this publication’s coverage of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tm

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More on this: “ACS [Australian Computer Society] intimidation campaign seeks to silence critics” innovationaus.com/acs-intimidati…

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Facebook has bailed from the Senate inquiry into Foreign Interference through Social Media. “Facebook has expressed..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yY

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@jonoabroad @upulie And thank you, yes, all three episodes so far have been great fun. And today’s was fun too.

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@jonoabroad @upulie At some point I hope to return to live-streaming some of the recording sessions.

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@jonoabroad You are indeed too late, sorry. Ms Patten and I started on time and then we were focused. And JB was recorded four weeks ago.

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@ApostrophePong Lol true. Maybe I’ll assembled it all this week, since it’s the anniversary. I did post a couple fr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ew

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And… the podcast recording is done. Thank you as always, @FionaPattenMLC. The finished podcast should be on the line tomorrow night.

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Wed plan, updated having had an unexpected nap: 1400 record “The 9pm Edict” podcast; data wrangling; minor administrivia; quiet evening.

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@ApostrophePong I have some video footage but I haven’t posted it anywhere yet. I should be less lazy and do that some time.

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TheNehad Put your modems out for Aussie tech/communication reporters today.

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@jeamland I will read this later, but yes the abstract is extremely promising.

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Also very lol. “Details of NBN Co’s $3bn FTTN upgrade are still undecided: Industry yet to be consulted” by..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8F

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Very lol. “Backflip to the home: NBN to upgrade FttN areas with fibre” by @dobes zdnet.com/article/backfl…

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ApostrophePong I took photos of the 2009 Australian dust storm today eleven years ago. They have been sitting in the hard drive fo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jE

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@ApostrophePong Oh my pleasure. That was an amazing day!

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@GordyPls Oh, and also the beans etc should be shopped small. I just threw bean chunks in. Because I am lazy.

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@GordyPls And yeah I was way light on the fish sauce.

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@GordyPls Yep, looks good. Solid, in fact. I was lazy and didn’t pound up the paste first. Plus I don’t use sugar but that’s just me.

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@GordyPls It was, yes. :) Here it is in progress. I have become addicted to snake beans of late. I should’ve added..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oU

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Breakfast today is pad kra pao, kinda. I forgot to put a fried egg on top, which is optional but I like it.

(It is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PA

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “All of a sudden, things are looking much more positive” pca.st/yy4qxhp2

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I thought of that joke all by myself.

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Hang on, Labor. If your platform is based on gas then it must be made of something very lightweight.

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@RhombusHatesYou No that would be considered aggressive.

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Has someone told the Minister for Broadband Fiction that a “spike” in demand means it will soon be over? Can someon..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hG

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SkinnerPm Can’t remember a time when the president using his office to hype book sales for slavish devotees was frowned upon…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cf

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@jeffsonstein Yep. :) Ta. Though I was just making a bad joke. That said, I did the radio thing in my teens in the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S7

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Wed plan: Faff about all morning; laundry; 1400 record “The 9pm Edict” podcast (rescheduled from yesterday); maybe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Io

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@jeffsonstein I don’t understand this euphemism.

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@oberonsghost I don’t understand anything any more.

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cameronwilson i’m going to ask to interview the spider

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cameronwilson i swear to god this is a real media release pic.twitter.com/M7QCxP1BwP

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Why does Mr Musk want to be a skunk?

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Lol @TimeGhostTV! Email arrived for Patrons, subject “Pearl Harbor Teaser”. Click on the link, it goes to a 404 err..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WO

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GrogsGamut “Vote LNP and get what the ALP promised 10 years later” twitter.com/abcnews/status…

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So all this talk about “broadband” this morning… Can someone tell me what “fibre” is and whether it is any good?..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tJ

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@Gwyntaglaw @rohan_p Well this does seem like a good strategy.

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@jeamland @SnarkyPlatypus @glengyron This was not a sentence I expected to hear this week.

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@jeamland @SnarkyPlatypus @glengyron Tis was not a sentence I expected to hear this week.

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@rohan_p OK, I’ll bite. What is a “success-based upgrade”?

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It’s another sunny but windy day in the Blue Mountains today. pic.twitter.com/M301rkZCYf

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Wednesday. Moderate failure is your best hope. Embrace your mediocrity. Wednesday.

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Gorn. If the world isn’t a better place when I wake up then I am going to phone your mother.

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Fuck. 1am. Why am I even talking to you people?

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“GIF replies only”? Grow the fuck up. [Rolls eyes] twitter.com/FireEye/status…

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@madradish All those things, yes. I’ve been to the US quite a few times now, and I love the concept. But it’s chang..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kX

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Don’t just like this tweet. Retweet it.

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This is where we’re at, people. Reminiscing about when us people of the world could visit Washington DC without bei..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zx

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@ApostrophePong @Taco_Lad @kcarruthers Hah! Yes, I spent quite some time on a Sunday morning watching the squirrels..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XD

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REMINDER: You should listen to this podcast and then subscribe to my shit. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@ApostrophePong Oh do they? I have people at ANU so maybe I can make this happen. Also @kcarruthers has people at UNSW/ADFA.

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@ApostrophePong “Mysteriously” eh? I thought that plaque wouldn’t last long because it was so bold, but this is wonderful!

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CSMFHT Time to corrupt the youth once more pic.twitter.com/KEtopvm4x4

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@kcarruthers HURRAH FOR BIN CHICKENS!

As an aside, are we Australians mocking people who can’t cope with aggressive fauna?

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jxeeno tldr don’t watch tv

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@kcarruthers Hahahaha lol show these softcocks a magpie! OMFG THE BIRD SWOOPS.

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@ApostrophePong @franksting @wolfcat I know you have listened to the people I listen to. It is going to be very mes..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lv

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@franksting @wolfcat @ApostrophePong Pretty much. I’ve followed this through my own choices of media, and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2t

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geococcyxcal Allen’s hummingbird enjoying the Mexican sage. pic.twitter.com/jrhYehOfdQ

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@franksting @wolfcat @ApostrophePong That’s kinda my point. The US is on the edge of becoming a dictatorial power. Give it a few more years.

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@ApostrophePong @wolfcat @adamhillscomedy Lol we don’t do the second verse because “We’ve boundless plains to share”.

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