Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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September 28th, 2020

NewtonMark Another instance of the Federal Government making announcements but delivering nothing, lazily contributing to horr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…l3

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@bigjsl @R_Chirgwin Anyway I’ll compare notes with Richard tomorrow.

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@twcau @zzap [Nods.] I start with a leak every morning.

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@bigjsl @R_Chirgwin I still like the idea of vaporising more equipment all at once. ;)

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@bigjsl @R_Chirgwin Ta. And some 5V power, since they don’t seem to come with wall warts. Very good.

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astro_timpeake There are still some wild,remote places on our beautiful planet . Sometimes I’d look down and sense I was the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0U

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@itgrrl Why do people even have these things?

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@bigjsl @R_Chirgwin I see. And thingies to plug them into the modem at Richard’s and a WAP in this building? (I’m a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DK

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fesshole Sometimes if I get a notification that someone liked my joke tweet, I’ll click on it and then laugh again at my own joke. I’m lonely.

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REMINDER: Do not watch The Bad Program.

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Histreepix Charles Darwin, conveniently posing to left of picture to allow room for sententious meme text. 1862. pic.twitter.com/RQdsnudge3

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Histreepix One lucky Tarkovsky fan is escorted to a preview of ‘Solaris: the Director’s Cut’. 1972. pic.twitter.com/Q5vww9RQEK

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@jplonie @mwyres Pro Tip: You take the butt plug to the whale.

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More television like this please. twitter.com/AllisonLHedges…

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@bigjsl Ah yes, and we’re on a big ridge of ironstone. @R_Chirgwin’s house got a direct hit a little while back and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…J4

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@bigjsl Oh I see what you mean! Seems overkill. We’re planning to run 25m of outdoor Cat 5.

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It’s not often I get to read the sentence “Sodomise a crustacean”, more’s the pity, but First Dog has delivered the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pw

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@bigjsl More like 250m. And something cut those locks.

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@BXGD That is a little alarming, yes. And Germanic.

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astraughnomer Actually discussed in a virtual meeting today: how to keep cats from accidentally commanding spacecraft while this..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uy

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@strangedave @MalwareJake @thomasfuchs Lol. Nowhere I’m thinking someone should compile a list.

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@dawnstarau @jasonandrade @AdrianJSClark @je_au Oh yes, sorry, the conduit ran from the old pit on the road, and do..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…W4

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@jasonandrade @dawnstarau @AdrianJSClark @je_au That’s a new pit. The existing put was back by the traffic sign on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…59

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@dobes @jetztgibtshaue I have actually thought of creating a character who’s full conspiracy theory for the Sheep Tunnel.

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@dawnstarau @AdrianJSClark @je_au More photos of that micro node and its siting. Yes, it’s not that far from grass. pic.twitter.com/oAGy1vJ9ur

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@paulwallbank The Beforetimes we so very violent.

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JoeMcGarry Who says eucharistic theology is boring? pic.twitter.com/pdIEw4ntlD

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maxseddon Meanwhile on Russian state TV. “Denmark has opened a bestiality fair where you can rape turtles!” says MP..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…M7

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reproutopia “Teacher” is about the conservationist Craig Foster’s relationship with the octopus. At one point, they have a form..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lD

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This happens all the time in Australia. People living in the suburbs are constantly having to chase out brawling ka..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QW

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conorbrn 10 year old me is absolutely gutted that this is what his hero turned into. John Lydon, about as punk as a game of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hk

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txunderei goodbye florida. pic.twitter.com/8gIaoGc7u2

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@dobes It remains one of the greatest satires in my memory. The bit about the pregnant woman is perfect. And lines..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…83

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PBO_AU The PBO expects to release the report JobSeeker Payment: Understanding economic and policy trends influencing Commo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RW

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@dobes Also, I will henceforth file my copy appropriately so that it conforms with this new way of doing things. I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…R0

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@dobes It reminds me of that classic. “Apple iOS Maps Flyover: The Art Installation Built into the iPhone” youtube.com/watch?v=gv8jlw…

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@dobes I don’t think you appreciate the glorious conceptual art here. Nancy is showing us the futility of communica..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hx

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@thehuntinghome You’ve sort of missed my entire point. :(

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RumpoleBayou Compare how the Biden and Trump campaign react to the Parscale news twitter.com/aprildryan/sta… pic.twitter.com/WU5TrNJcJA

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The last sentence in this tweet is probably one he shouldn’t have said aloud. But do we care any more? twitter.com/ddale8/status/…

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@NewtonMark Changes your views about all the speak-to-the-base messaging, eh?

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@MsLods Is this a Passion or a Purpose, though?

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“Australia’s spy agency has dismissed its official historian. But why?” theguardian.com/commentisfree/…

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bigyahu Wondering if perhaps girls actually don’t just want to have fun

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@ki_sekiya @achanthadavong Sure. But being online isn’t necessarily better.

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edbott Jared Kushner didn’t delete any tweets today, just like he didn’t delete them a few years ago.

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Humans are already quite good at seeing whether someone is alive or not. It takes seconds. It’s only done once, at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zt

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“ATO wants to verify citizens are alive and physically present for myGovID registrations” by @achanthadavong..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…l2

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mainframed767 Well, actually… twitter.com/IL0VEthe80s/st…

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Possibly because he’s the duly elected President of the United States, but then I’m not a constitutional lawyer. twitter.com/itsJeffTiedric…

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@aspientiae Thanks. I was going to look that up myself, so that saves me opening another browser tab.

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Anyway, if you like I can draw you a diagram of my Sparkle Zone? It’s a bit different.

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I guess the answer to all this is “Well just don’t be poor”. :)

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Not having a go at the poster, just noting that it’s easy to forget that “Follow your passion” and such is kinda ou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xx

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Diagrams and concepts like this fascinate me. They unwittingly incorporate a phenomenal amount of assumed privilege..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RL

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Telling people that I don’t speak Hungarian.

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@dobes @NewtonMark @JohnBirmingham Pro Tip: Acid is cheaper by the barrel.

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USSC AUDIENCE Q&A | @mansillo: If you could get American high school students to learn one thing of political science wh..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xr

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@joshgnosis Lol this is almost the textbook definition of groupthink.

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NewtonMark Transform Australia from a coal, bauxite and hematite quarry into a nickel and cobalt quarry. Very future, much 21s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rk

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mardi_oh A Tale of Two Australias pic.twitter.com/36lNS5j2uG

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@stimuluspackage You know C-SPAN is only an American thing, right? And only Washington at that?

(Also, the whole p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nM

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@misosusanowa Well, true. One of our offshore territories. All a bit dodgy.

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johnb78 He died with a cannonball in his chest, but it’s impossible to say whether he died *of* a cannonball in his chest…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HX

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I’ve never had a case of crabs this bad. twitter.com/pourmecoffee/s…

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edbott As the dam breaks. twitter.com/JasonLeopold/s…

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@MalwareJake @thomasfuchs Yes, what is that strange rectangular thing? I can see these being simplified over time..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BZ

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@MalwareJake Meanwhile… I suspect we’d find a lot more of these anachronisms if we went a’lookin’. @thomasfuchs pic.twitter.com/YsimOc90p3

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@oddynz Oh I know where you’re probably going with this. I’m happy to be served ads. I’m not happy to run code from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7J

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@je_au @AdrianJSClark It’s always best to have your own custom standard.

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@dawnstarau @AdrianJSClark @je_au I’ll get another photo later today showing the clearance better. You may have a point.

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@AdrianJSClark @dawnstarau @je_au If the bushfire is at node-melting distance then the node melting is kinda WAY down my list of concerns.

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juhasaarinen Some really warped individuals in my time line. twitter.com/KeriHenare/sta…

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Apparently there’s a second BTS game, BTS Universe Story. teenvogue.com/story/bts-univ… pic.twitter.com/a7ibZtgrGh

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This is good, but I’m old enough to remember when the “fact checking” was often an actual part of the news-making p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…la

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@bigjsl I have yet to be able to make full use of it but that’s ‘cos I’m 25m from the router in another building.

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@mwyres And our node is smaller, plastic, and could possibly be used as a butt plug for a whale.

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@je_au You tell me. :) We connect to it by copper, though maybe it does both? I don’t think there’s any underground HFC near here though.

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NewtonMark That’s what usually happens, yes. twitter.com/iTnews_au/stat…

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “As Melbourne relaxes restrictions, can it keep cases down?” pca.st/wyevehlz

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@OaaSvc I expect a garbage truck will take it out at some point.

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The highlight was of course the podcast. If you want to insert your brain into the next episode with..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ub

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Further alleged plans may be found in the Weekly Wrap, along with a duck. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Mon plan, draft: A little podcast planning; story pitches and similar thinking about revenue generation; laundry; m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pp

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atrupar $70,000 for hair styling pic.twitter.com/g5qOxRkwK5

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It’s another sunny spring day in the Blue Mountains today. pic.twitter.com/VrP6ah0M7d

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Monday. The calculations are not in your favour. Try again. Monday.

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