Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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November 9th, 2020

@indiescribe It’s kinda weird that Nigel Ng’s breakthrough internationally has been with his Uncle Roger character,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qr

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@FreeWolfAu @bunjaree Ah! Yeah I’m pretty sure they’re sorted up here, and we’re under 30 minutes to the hospital. More or less.

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“Butlins, the WORST PART of British Culture” by Nigel Ng. youtube.com/watch?v=ZpLdgs… Extremely @SnarkyPlatypus and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eS

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@FreeWolfAu Not at all. :) The scrub is full of them and I’m based in 12ha of scrub at @bunjaree.

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@strikhedonia01 @erstkate Hence my research. :) It’s the propellant and carrier rather than the insecticide. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@FreeWolfAu Under the desk where there’s a gap in where the window is meant to be sealed.

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MrMichaelSpicer still on course twitter.com/MrMichaelSpice…

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@_midofo_ Yep, that’s pretty much where we’re at. I’ll tag in @dobes as well. Don’t look under the carpet.

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biscuitkitten For your Zoom call this week. pic.twitter.com/O0VpBPhc3e

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jot_au Lol pic.twitter.com/VBwnpuFgJm

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@ladyhana @manaz_d We don’t get a lot of marine worms in the Blue Mountains.

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@erstkate No but it slows them down enough to give me time to put some shoes on and deliver the stomp de grace.

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@Drag0nista @NewtonMark I should stop. If we did this about women we would quite rightly be crucified.

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@franksting Sorry to hear, but yeah that’s kinda the usual timeline. :( Your little black houser spiders are also a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…la

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@franksting I’m hoping that’s your knee and not swelling, but yeah ants can be nasty.

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@NewtonMark Can you imagine being rooted by a drunk Tony Abbott?

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@merriblair @jennynorton The owner is @R_Chirgwin and family and they are friends. Also, it would start a bushfire.

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@jodiem This. Is. Why. I. Am. Drinking.

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jplonie Do female APS ( or male for that matter ) get “What do I do if my Minister is a lecherous old white guy and he’s co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yc

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@merriblair @jennynorton Yeah it was right by the curtains so that course of action would be ill advised.

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mwyres Underrated tweet… twitter.com/cloxic/status/…

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I am getting SO many suggestions to burn the house down, which will of course thrill @R_Chirgwin because he’s the o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…81

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@JohnBirmingham Somewhere with a trigger warning, certainly.

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UpperLakePhoto Monday 9th November 2020, 9:21am

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@manaz_d @ladyhana I’ve always wondered about that, because why would you bother, right?

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I am back inside. No scent of hydrocarbons. I’ll leave the doors open and the fans running for another hour.

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@qodarkness Actually I think it was a second reading speech, though I haven’t cross-checked. You’re right, though,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Df

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@JM77 @R_Chirgwin Not without Richard getting cranky, no. And not without taking a couple hundred hectares of scrubland with it.

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@ladyhana @manaz_d This is where we need a fuckin’ antechinus. Haven’t seen them this year. They usually keep the f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mK

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@ladyhana Yeah even after a blast of spray the fucker arced up and kept moving toward me. I’m afraid his time had c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bJ

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That’s the problem with Q&A, it gives glue-sniffing a bad name.

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So basically as long as I don’t feel like I’ve been huffing paint or joining QAnon or watching Q&A I’m good.

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The main problem is that’s the propellant and carrier is mostly hexane and that can fuck you up, but mostly long te..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uh

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The three active ingredients are all pyrethroids which have very low toxicity, like 20,000mg/kg orally, so that’s n..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xP

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Re the attached issue, I have been doing some research..twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…yG

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markhumphries Just swap out National Party for Liberal Party. twitter.com/markhumphries/…

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mjfree Best Stephen King short story yet! twitter.com/stephenking/st…

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Birmingham’s worse ever detective duo, Porter & Tudge. twitter.com/timpoliti/stat…

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@manaz_d It was a male, I’m pretty sure. But alas I panicked.

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@retrogrrl Hahaha OK yes they are confronting the first time.

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@bigbadave I set the tweet to go out at 9.15pm, and so must they.

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@R_Chirgwin Lol OK I’ll sit outside until heading back in I can’t smell it any more, plus half an hour.

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Hey @R_Chirgwin it appears to be the season when male funnel-webs go wandering. How long do you think it’ll be befo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nh

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REMINDER: Do not watch The Bad Program.

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@qodarkness Thanks. Well, no actual rules were broken I believe. He just said words to support a bill that didn’t r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…em

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@Sheeds_au Not quite enough left to scrape up.

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Also the whole place reeks of Death To Flying And Crawling Monsters Gas and I want to go back in and pour a stiff drink.

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Generally I am OK with spiders but not the ones who can actually kill me.

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So, um yeah I just had a Sydney funnel-web spider wander up towards my bare feet and now I’m airing out the house b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sd

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This is from 29 Oct, but did we ever find out whether Angus Taylor really did deliver the wrong speech?..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jd

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@oberonsghost That first one is fuckin’ awful.

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@bigbadave @paulkidd Why are you sending me this photo of @dobes with the Queen?

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@jeamland There’s always the next one.

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@coopesdetat @gavincostello @7ampodcast Yes, very handy indeed. Journalism about explaining and getting an understa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dZ

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Three species almost cooperating, including an unripe crimson rosella. pic.twitter.com/UfklgkM7tN

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Listening to today’s @7ampodcast, “How Australia will live with the virus” pca.st/1776063m

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “Can Biden bring the US back from the coronavirus brink?” pca.st/faidhz8n

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@jonoabroad North of Mexico, south of Canada, for the most part.

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@hackerman733t It was a six-week tour but @CanberraInsider may know where that particular photo was taken.

(Yes, I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mb

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RadioFreeTom TIL the term that teenagers use for a mask making your skin break out: “maskne”

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Mr Murphy says you should give me endless gin, whisky and/or rum. That’s how I read this. pic.twitter.com/Fg6uAFJOXw

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Oh, one of the things is catching up on email and messages and all that stuff, which I can probably do while listening to podcasts.

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Further alleged plans may be found in the Weekly Wrap, of course, along with links to interesting things and a moth. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Mon plan, Crack of Afternoon Tea Edition: Get enough sleep after a very late night (done); organise five things (se..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mP

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It looks like it is (was?) a lovely day in the Blue Mountains. pic.twitter.com/T4vKuBxvnZ

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Monday. The insects have evolved. Please serve them drinks. Monday.

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Right. I’m going away now, before it hits 5am on this Monday morning. So much going on in the world, eh?

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twlldun Totally normal. Just a normal liberal. pic.twitter.com/N3cwu6boWZ

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CostaSamaras get ready for this week pic.twitter.com/iQsuTjMY6z

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AliBunkallSKY So if you donate to Donald Trump’s legal fund to challenge the election, it seems from the small print that the fir..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cs

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@BXGD Yeah the vaccine development is a thing to watch. Despite the positivity of your (current) leader and ours, i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vi

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@BXGD And that’s all going to be very different country versus country. Interesting times ahead.

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@BXGD That said, the Graun has a solid analysis there, one where you can actually see the points where to agree or..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zs

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@BXGD I need to look at some more recent graphs rather than the BS that our Treasurer has been putting out lately.

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@BXGD I get that point. But it was less than a generation in 1918–1919 by my reckoning — though of course the wartwitter.com/i/web/status/1…CLxo0

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AaronBlake Bush adds: “President Trump has the right to request recounts and pursue legal challenges, and any unresolved issue..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Co

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AaronBlake George W. Bush congratulates Biden pic.twitter.com/saOCil4yNh

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Goddammit sunrise is in about 90 minutes.

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bgzimmer In this weekend’s @WSJ Review section: Pundits were ubiquitous in this week’s seemingly never-ending election cover..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ef

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Counterpoint: It’s always “normal”. Normal now is not normal then. How far do you roll back to define “normal”? 201..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…69

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@ApostrophePong Yeah the political action seems to always be on the north side not the south side. From the Twitter..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…h5

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@larz Which “we” is this, exactly?

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@ApostrophePong It looks quiet out there today. Isn’t it usually scattered with tourists?

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@ktxby True, and some have been. But fish, rot, head, etc.

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Sadly that won’t be retweeted into The America because I said “cunt” and Americans are more outraged by that than mass death. Arsehats.

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Just to be, you know, realistic about it.

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Happy Sunday, America, but just a quick reminder that the ‘rona is killing more than 1000 of you every day and no c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iM

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JimmySecUK Okay, so this is what Trump is referring to. It’s written by Patrick Basham, who is a) not a pollster, b) not Briti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dL

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Ah, approaching 4am! At some points in my life this has been when I’d wake up to produce a breakfast show. At other..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zf

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travis_view Wow Biden’s 90 day agenda is ambitious

✅ Federal funds for drag queen story hour
✅ Mandatory God-blocking vaccines..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JH

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@kayorchison Sound delightful. I am sans feline these days so grief from @gathgwyn when I’m catsitting has to suffice.

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jeffjarvis Almost exactly 30 years ago, when I was Sunday editor of the New York Daily News, I made this front page…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oU

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hopisen To be fair, explaining Guy Fawkes night abroad is pretty hard-
-every year, we light bonfires and set off rockets..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fo

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@JonoH I am, and yes it’s late. It’s been a complicated week.

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So he’s not only a cunt, he’s an old cunt. twitter.com/ratemyskyperoo…

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@kayorchison There’s so much romanticism about the little fuckers. But don’t we love them!

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@munin There’s quite a lot of cat there from the neck down.

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And then dismantling the whole thing to sluice it out after some bastard cat vomits under there. Joy. twitter.com/HillaryMonahan…

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@munin And then dismantling the whole thing to sluice it out. Joy.

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@munin I don’t, but that sounds like a good little YouTube channel eh?

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@munin And at this point I expect you to have similar understanding of the next Australian federal election. ;)

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@munin Yes please may it be that.

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@FreoPope @PortiaMcGonagal I know Matt Bevan wants to figure out the timeline, so we may know in a few hours.

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@ApostrophePong @ThaiFilmArchive Yes, to fix the display, and maybe add translations. You could crowdsource the latter.

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@ApostrophePong @ThaiFilmArchive I already have the page open in a browser tab, ready for when it’s not 3am and I am not drinking whisky.

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monteiro FOUR SEASONS!!! twitter.com/joebiden/statu…

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@munin This is my understanding too. In that first speech he was deflated rather than delivering a rallying cry. Bu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mm

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@FreoPope @PortiaMcGonagal My understanding* is that they told the press it was the Four Season (hotel) at 11, but..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mz

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@munin In the next two days I’ll be contacting the people I know who know the US fringe elements, shall we say, to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ui

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@munin OK fair point. But that said, there’s still a few weeks to go until 20 Jan. Or as you say, Jan 20.

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In which ABC (the American one) seems not to have heard of Guy Fawkes’ Night. Arsehats. twitter.com/ABC/status/132…

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PortiaMcGonagal They’re seriously trying to salvage this clusterf**k 🤣😂🤪 twitter.com/CLewandowski_/…

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@ApostrophePong @ThaiFilmArchive I haven’t really read anything about the 1947 coup. That sounds like a more compli..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…69

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davenewworld_2 Thoughts & prayers pic.twitter.com/ri6odFExRK

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@johnmcternan @realDonaldTrump I like it, but isn’t it too classy for that bloke?

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johnmcternan Is ‘lame duck à l’orange’ (spontaneously coined by so many) - the best description of @realDonaldTrump?

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I’m fairly sure I haven’t had too much whisky.

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WorldBollard We look forward to working with you @JoeBiden. Call us 24/7 on 0800 BOLLARD.

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@upulie @IsaacFitzgerald Her cool levels just keep growing. :)

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@Margarita890 Exactly. Anyway, Happy Sunday. Enjoy the new… world.

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@Margarita890 But meh, it’s nearly 2am here and I have a good single malt and I am happy. :)

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@Margarita890 More a 1970s Playboy Mansion kind of thing, I believe. It’s just a vodka and orange (screwdriver) wit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ql

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nswpolice A man has been seriously injured in a hit&run at Cabramatta Rd at Cabramatta about 10.15pm yesterday. Anyone with i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fu

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@Margarita890 Admittedly it’s not a well-known drink here.

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@Margarita890 FFS it’s well into the 9th here.

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IsaacFitzgerald Wait. Did we all know that young Kamala Harris looked like she was the lead singer in a British new wave band? pic.twitter.com/gzQuba3o0d

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@nudder12 Heh. It took me decades to get here.

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@cybergibbons As a working journalist I can confirm that we get a lot of that.

“Reader”: Why do you never report o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fL

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@nudder12 I don’t really have anything much to do tomorrow. Later in the week is very busy, though, so it balances out.

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ApostrophePong Siamese coup d’état, today in 1947 youtu.be/mSUd0akmzto via @ThaiFilmArchive

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@nudder12 Nah, I have the morning free.

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bebejoujou In a way, aren’t we all stuck between a sex shop and a crematorium????

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@nudder12 You may find that it’s quite a bit more widely used than just F1. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garden_le…. But that said,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iA

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@andysdad2003 @realDonaldTrump My God you Americans are such sooks about swearing lol. But yes I do, and she back t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Aq

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@liedra The squirrels that morning in DC did look a bit red but then it was 8am and I had a hangover.

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@BXGD Ah yes. The Senate is going to be interesting.

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bairdjulia Nick Cave’s magnificent response to a woman who wrote to him asking: “How do I know if I am on the right path?” ♥️ pic.twitter.com/wivtir6dFM

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@ApostrophePong This is an incredible time in Thai politics! (But you know that.)

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ChrisMegerian Good morning from a presidential campaign trying to retire its debt pic.twitter.com/An7XMKKc5T

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@larry_irving Cool. :) Happy Day, Sir! Enjoy what looks like a sunny Sunday in DC.

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