Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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October 28th, 2020

Right. That’s enough Wednesday for me. You can all have one chocolate biscuit if you’ve finished your homework.

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Scarfolk We.
Warned.
You.
scarfolk.blogspot.com/2014/12/counci… (see also: “A Visit from the Council Christmas Boy” in The Scarfolk Annu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0O

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@mrdlark @chrisrauchle More importantly, did you get an interview with the cow?

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@JohnBirmingham I also like the cow’s expression. “Uhoh. Sprung!”

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Another way of putting it is “Former (?) Liberal Party operator says without evidence that it’s Labor’s fault.” Astonishing.

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It’s “hard to know” but there’s “no doubt”. Gotcha. twitter.com/AndrewHeslop/s…

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cameronwilson Every week or so I get text messages from a small shire in rural WA and there’s no option to unsubscribe so I’m jus..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4R

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@chrisrauchle I’m not sure they even deliver out there.

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@_midofo_ There’s a sentence you don’t see every day. Also, I quite like “He had no doubt python sucking was unusual.”

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Lilylauren Lolz! pic.twitter.com/ytkbiGOJzB

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Hey @dobes @jpwarren @NewtonMark @joshgnosis I think Evgeny is right on the money here. twitter.com/evgenymorozov/…

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@NewtonMark @CaraMia200 @bigjsl Thank you. This has been another IMINT’r’Us production.

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@NewtonMark @CaraMia200 @bigjsl On the floor on the right that’s a carton with stock in it. This is a random corner shop.

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@NewtonMark @CaraMia200 @bigjsl I’m pretty sure the red sign bottom left is the last bit of “Cash Welcome”. The Ama..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…v3

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Slasher the US Navy made an entire manual including a flow chart for their Twitch stream on how to respond to ‘what’s your..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1V

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@NewtonMark @CaraMia200 @bigjsl This says “WHEN IN <SOMETHING> STORES” or something similar. pic.twitter.com/pQmjqEcSrQ

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@NewtonMark @CaraMia200 @bigjsl The Amazon URL is a .co.uk, so there’s that.

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@CaraMia200 @NewtonMark @bigjsl I’ll just check with @FrKarlSinclair but I think this is one of those situations wh..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bu

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@jpwarren @MsLods @joshgnosis Ah yes, I see it’s 189 pages. Well I’m definitely not doing it tonight then.

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Sure yeah why not. “Cow caught chewing on a large python in outback northern Australia” abc.net.au/news/2020-10-2… pic.twitter.com/HeFc77diFF

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KetanJ0 Morrison is bragging about Australia dropping emissions 14% since 2005. Most of the drop happened under Labor. Emis..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…c7

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garius On this day in 1971, Britain became the 6th nation to independently achieve space flight. We abandoned it on the sa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0u

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RexChapman Oscar winner for best short-film.

I can’t stop watching.

Holy sh*t…pic.twitter.com/rDTIieeGqQ

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book_learning I’ve been thinking about this image quite a lot and it just keeps giving. Combining architectural modernism, many s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RU

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“In a healthcare test that went horribly wrong, GPT-3 told a mock patient to kill themself.” futurism.com/the-byte/godfa… pic.twitter.com/EkxAf8RCLJ

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@_midofo_ @mountain_goats @Volcel2020 @swearyanthony I think it’s the man’s class and style that I like the most.

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@BXGD Hahaha that’s excellent. :)

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MarkBaileyMP ‘Undecided’ voter Marilyn at @couriermail @SkyNews state election debate didn’t seem so ‘undecided’ when she was ca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…R6

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“Trump Supporters Left Stranded At Freezing Omaha Airport,” and other tales of chaos from today’s rally…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…p1

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@_midofo_ @mountain_goats @Volcel2020 @swearyanthony Uhuh. And then… “Trump Supporters Left Stranded At Freezing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pf

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@MsLods @jpwarren @joshgnosis And here’s @jpwarren’s thread on this data retention report. This is starting to make..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o0

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Soon, at 9pm AEDT, it’ll be just 24 hours to make the final stretch goal happen. Please read this thread or go to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OC

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Davelennonabc @RichardTuffin @AnnastaciaMP skys own poll pic.twitter.com/B6cs19V27f

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@MsLods @jpwarren @joshgnosis Damn, for a minute there I was hoping it was s313 of the Telco Act that was going to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i9

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but_blockchain glow sticks on the blockchain.

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@JamarzOnMarz @NickyWill100 Nicky’s generally not a goose. (HONK!) But sometimes we all are… pic.twitter.com/73Djd9Iwm3

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This is excellent news. So many “usage guides” are bullshit rules written down by bullshit people. @johnemcintyre c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bn

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@kels_316 @rgcooke @wwnorton Ditto. Mr Cooke is just such an excellent writer.

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1950s British television was just non-stop excitement. twitter.com/FXMC1957/statu…

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@jeamland @dobes @jpwarren At least one of these wolves is an idiot. Probably both. AAARRROOOOOOOOO!!!@Q\@!

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RichardTuffin When you see it…

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Japandaman71 Two very different countries and cultures 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/WsU13m4HVL

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@NewtonMark @Aitch_El @drspacejunk As an aside, backpackers also seem to like those signs, at least the El Alamein..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CW

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@joshgnosis @jpwarren Heh. I will also be catching up on Erica’s great work today, but after the PJCIS report.

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@jonoabroad Is a loopy cunt like a Klein bottle?

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@NickyWill100 @JamarzOnMarz Er, no I’m not suggesting anything even remotely like that. [Baffled.] Have a read.

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@NewtonMark @drspacejunk That’s one hell of a collection! What did you put up?

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I haven’t watched the TV story yet, oops, but here’s the written-words version. twitter.com/JamarzOnMarz/s…

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@oberonsghost @Taraustralis Yes, “mate” does seem to be becoming de-gendered. I wonder how widespread that is.

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@nerdontherocks @Taraustralis I’m called “Darl” and “Luv” here in AU by some older female pub workers too, but then I’m also getting old.

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@NewtonMark @drspacejunk I see now that some of the ELDO launches (now ESA) were also in that direction. Europa-1!

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@Taraustralis People still say “Doll”? Is it 1947 again?

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metrotunnelvic Panoramic views 32m below Swanston Street 👌 pic.twitter.com/9bmNN6tSEA

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helenlewis Wrote about how sharing the internet with America is like sharing your living room with a rhinoceros. It’s huge, i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kq

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@GordyPls @NewtonMark @DonWestley1 I mean, the first par in the Wikipedia entry includes the phrase the Deleuzo-Gua..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vi

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culturewars2 Endangered animals are crushing manliness

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@NewtonMark @GordyPls @DonWestley1 I am fine with putting Peter Dutton in charge of the entire economy.

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FishGuyKai Mood when a freshwater shrimp does better than freshwater fish 😬😬😜 twitter.com/verypretenti0u…

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@PollHereford OK, I’m not going to get that out of my head for a while. Like, “(10 Mar 1971) Australia’s new Prime..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sV

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REMINDER: The official history “Fire Across the Desert: Woomera and the Anglo-Australian Joint Project 1946–1980” itwitter.com/i/web/status/1…Opcv

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@NewtonMark @drspacejunk It looks a little worse for wear, but William Creek? I hadn’t realised it was launched on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m1

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Ah good, @joshgnosis has read the report already. But I will definitely read it and post a thread a little later. I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kQ

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One thing I loved about the Black Arrow is that burning kerosene in high-test hydrogen peroxide produces and almost..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kh

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@damana @RichardTuffin Lol no boy band photography is a whole ‘nuther genre.

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@damana Now now @RichardTuffin has done quite OK there. :)

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@RichardTuffin Just in the Blue Mountains. Not too virus-y.

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@RichardTuffin A good cause indeed, but yeah I’m happy to say all manner of things to people’s faces. When should I come to Canberra? :)

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I suppose one good thing about the Quarantimes is seeing politicians’ group photos turning into weekend colour prof..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xH

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@mslola1904 @devalara44 Wow. I see what you did there. [Bows.]

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mslola1904 Call me a traditionalist but I believe marriage should be between an angsty Wolfsheim fan and someone who likes smo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tU

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mslola1904 Read a post once that was like “you know you’ve found the right person when you have the same favorite niche genre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0i

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SuperCroup “Small businesses say they need government guidance on how to collect and use the information”

Latest on why all s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hx

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Serrels The PS5 standing next to things. A thread. pic.twitter.com/SwGpYotedC

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“ASX’s blockchain-based CHESS replacement pushed to April 2023” by @ashabeeeee, because she insisted? zdnet.com/article/asxs-b…

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The final report of the PJCIS Review of the mandatory data retention regime has been tabled in Parliament…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vi

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After 2 weeks of multiple health screens and asking everyone to quarantine, I surprised my closest inner circle wit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rn

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mattcdef2000 I’m a bit confused…. twitter.com/NicholeConolly…

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stilgherrian It’s not too late to pledge to the Pozible campaign and buy yourself TRIGGER WORDS or a CONVERSATION TOPIC to throw..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…82

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stilgherrian Meanwhile, the first product of that campaign is “The 9pm Halloween Bad Sex State Election Live”, a livestream that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gr

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stilgherrian WITH 36 HOURS TO GO, “The 9pm End of Spring Series 2020” campaign has stalled 83% of the way to its final stretch g..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iQ

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RadioFreeTom One of the most magnificent meta-moments in Twitter history twitter.com/BarbraStreisan…

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SenKatyG PM&C confirmed that the $6.5m Covid Commission was the PM’s own idea, not informed by advice or demonstrated need…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ob

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And here’s the final of these five videos, along with another toll-photo. Enjoy! twitter.com/ZDNet/status/1…

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gordonkerry Grauniad. pic.twitter.com/5LRWmvvvMR

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@mattcdef2000 @dobes Kookaburras are usually so smug, but this one seems acceptable. Thank you.

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Well, have you checked out the spokesfetus clones of the IPA lately? twitter.com/TobyWalsh/stat…

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DBanksy Aka, moving a flock from one pasture to another…

Townies twitter.com/independent/st…

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@Mich11775 Not to denigrate your performance, but what a shame.

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rohan_p Parliamentary review of the data retention regime is supposed to be tabled this arvo

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@BundyB @JohnBirmingham No I think Q did it as a false flag operation to discredit Antifa. Isn’t it obvious?

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@lukehopewell @jxeeno @bengrubb Maybe he’s a double agent, working for Kmart Mums and seeding disinformation in the general population.

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@jxeeno @lukehopewell This is a question for @bengrubb, a card-carrying member of Kmart Mums.

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I say, @dobes, it looks like @davpope is on a roll. pic.twitter.com/KUuJtUN1MJ

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percapita Which, we suppose, is easy to do when you don’t so much as take a cursory look at our website. pic.twitter.com/uExsdTWtbJ

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percapita Journalists at The Oz are so used to think tanks hiding their board members, funders, & staff affiliations that the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ot

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tkasasagi Emperor Uda from 9th century praised his cat. “This cat, unlike other cat that has light black hair, he has complet..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2U

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AtomicAnalyst @RadioFreeTom I’m old enough to remember tweeting back in Dec. 2016 about how House Republicans voted to make this..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8o

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@NewtonMark Still, it’d be called AUSUK which is kind of amusing.

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Wed plan, updated: Slow start; work on my Carnegie thing; quiet evening; in between, plug the Pozible campaign..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i4

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WilmaSlurrie This just made my day. pic.twitter.com/JcqxpbJFXV

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ObsoleteDogma The White House bragging about ending the pandemic just as the pandemic is reaching its highest point yet is some r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tM

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markwillacy The ABC stands by its reporting on alleged war crimes by Australian special forces in Afghanistan…over tabloid hi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jA

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Hypothetical panelists are from Toll, AEMO, Siemens, Cohealth. I thought MAJGEN Marcus Thompson was going to runnin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hb

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About to watch an hypothetical, “Australia under cyber-attack – are you ready?”twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fjJT

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cathywilcox1 Bringing the enemy under control.
My ⁦⁦@smh@theage cartoon. pic.twitter.com/jDUjB8sVqM

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “Forget herd immunity… does immunity last at all?” pca.st/lafk831i

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Also, this Trump advert on Facebook. (Scroll down for the video.) facebook.com/ads/library/?a…

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oz_f Kanye skipping Kim’s decadent island 40th to go on Joe Rogan. Man of the people.

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It’s not too late to pledge to the Pozible campaign and buy yourself TRIGGER WORDS or a CONVERSATION TOPIC to throw..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…82

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Meanwhile, the first product of that campaign is “The 9pm Halloween Bad Sex State Election Live”, a livestream that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gr

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WITH 36 HOURS TO GO, “The 9pm End of Spring Series 2020” campaign has stalled 83% of the way to its final stretch g..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iQ

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@femulla Maybe take a spray bottle of water with you to shoo them away.

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KetanJ0 Rare variation on the awful 3D pie chart: whatever this is pic.twitter.com/47WoWdHVgJ

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Wed plan: Slow start; 0900 & 1100 AU Cyber Week things, probably abc.net.au/news/2019-12-3…; work on my Carnegie thing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8C

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BREAKING: Man who owns shops hopes customers will come to his shops. [Rolls eyes.] twitter.com/BreakfastNews/…

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This is at 5am AEDT should anyone here be particularly keen. @NewtonMark? @expectproblems? @dobes? twitter.com/RAFMUSEUM/stat…

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Well this is an interesting point of view. twitter.com/RightWingWatch…

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Soggy Week continues in the Blue Mountains today. pic.twitter.com/2VfLKBsBVI

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CrimeLdn Footage shows a Ferrari crashing yesterday central London pic.twitter.com/jue74UwRsi

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“The median income in Australia is $48,360 before tax, according to a report released by the ABS… that analysed d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6b

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NewtonMark Imagine being a serious professional political analyst and writing this ridiculous nonsense. smh.com.au/politics/feder… pic.twitter.com/YDAIV3eL1y

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I would love to “suffer” on $90,000 less $20 per week = $88,960. twitter.com/srpeatling/sta…

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Wednesday. There will be an incident of mistaken identity, but will it be you or someone else? Wednesday.

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