Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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November 25th, 2020

stilgherrian “Apple is lobbying against a bill aimed at stopping forced labor in China” (20 Nov) washingtonpost.com/technology/202…

“Apple..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YS

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stilgherrian Hey @GeorgePapa19 looks like you still didn’t make the grade. twitter.com/AnnTelnaes/sta…

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ClientJournoExp “I’m being silenced!” cries Suzanne Moore from a national newspaper pic.twitter.com/uGnQGGFgZy

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I wish I had an algorithm.

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“Facebook Said It Would Ban Holocaust Deniers. Instead, Its Algorithm Provided a Network for Them”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ts

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“A man suffering from senile dementia lay dead on a Basingstoke town centre roundabout for 11 days until his body w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…v3

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Actually in Basingstoke, or just around about there?

(OK so at least I thought it was funny.) twitter.com/mikko/status/1…

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@alexkidman Today is Walrus Day, apparently, so it’s to be expected.

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amisamileandme How to deal with philosophy bros: twitter.com/unwise_trouser…

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“Soldier faces spying charges in first case of its kind in New Zealand” axios.com/new-zealand-so…

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pixelatedboat How does your urine look in the morning? pic.twitter.com/h5x5EOpuKP

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glengyron Uggh. Can’t believe I ever was ever part of this polycule. You’re not a fucking sorcerer Damien. Just get back to y..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fY

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@NSWLabor You really are quite hopeless at this, aren’t you. twitter.com/fictillius/sta…

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fictillius The funniest part of this is it’s a actually a picture of an A set, not even the the new B sets. The A sets were or..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2s

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fictillius Short memory about the 626 carriages you bought from the same manufacturer the current government ordered them from? twitter.com/nswlabor/statu…

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@PSyvret [Nods.] I am a hopeless optimist, full of respect for the magnificence of the human spirit.

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@HartWexford That was only directed to people who are capable of it.

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Please try not to be a complete and utter goose.

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Vote and retweet, people. I said NATO rather than IPA even though I studied linguistics, because that’s by far the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bi

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tfswebb i have some terrible news for you about a certain book of records twitter.com/topntran/statu…

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@sylmobile They keep doing that. Bottles are so unreliable.

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Wait. Is this “The Future Of Sex” with @LucyABeaumont or “The Future Of Sex with @LucyABeaumont”? twitter.com/RonJichardson/…

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I was just thinking “I guess it’s about 7 or 7.30 I thought think about dinner” and now I see it’s after 9.30pm and I am annoyed.

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@jonkudelka @kels_316 @Tweetspierre A friend of mine had a really lovely time in Tasmania recently.

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@glengyron @dalfonso @kcarruthers Nation states and their armed forces really don’t count.

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@oldscarab Because it was originally pronounced “shay-la” and then a vowel shift happened. pic.twitter.com/4QByQgN0Nd

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drruthmitchell This this this pic.twitter.com/ezCpIHJJ47

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dannolan I used the abc second life island to share confidential cabinet documents about securency with journalists - it was great!

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@glengyron @kcarruthers Yeah Kate is much more your kinda cult girl, but leading the cult.

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@glengyron @kcarruthers Yeah agreed. Though I reckon some sort of aggressively militant operation would suit. One w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sv

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I have been enjoying @richardosman’s “12 Quizzes of Christmas”. A bit too Brit pop culture in places, like TV shows..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ng

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@possumbrisbane Not really. “We decided we don’t want to publish this after all. Here’s your spike fee. Goodbye.”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mm

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@bigjsl Ah yeah that was one of the few things I was going to look up. I am not surprised that not a viable thing (yet).

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@possumbrisbane Commissioning a book and then going yeah nah is far more common than you might think. Same for news..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9v

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@purserj @dobes My guess is that’s because they’re easy to see, kids love them, and if you see one you see a thousa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…np

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@purserj @dobes “Overall, Rainbow Lorikeets finished on top of the list throughout AU, with more than half a millio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YQ

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NewtonMark Can someone tell her that boycotting a supplier who has already said they’re refusing your business is kinda pointl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8G

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Lol. Yeah this is not your racist uncle’s Torana. twitter.com/oberonsghost/s…

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@JM77 Third or so line in the script? The car was “inspired” by Avatar.

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Anyway it’s a “concept car” so its only purposes are to get free publicity for its maker (job done) and to amuse th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2q

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@philkernick Yes I’m sure that is exactly the same thing and the only thing in the video that’s questionable.

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Wow this is some pretty high-grade bullshit. twitter.com/techinsider/st…

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I remember my dad doing this by hand, as it were. Nowhere near as neat a result, obviously. twitter.com/always_farmer/…

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REMINDER: A publisher choosing not to publish something is not “banning” it. Don’t be such drama queens.

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@MartinStoermer You did see that I tracked it back and linked to the Danish original, right?

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I should probably draw this thread to the attention of @JohnBirmingham.

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Google Translate gives it a lovely dark feel. pic.twitter.com/hMEnneMw5b

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“Return of the Dead: Swollen Mink Cadavers Emerge From Their Graves in Denmark” sputniknews.com/europe/2020112…

Original s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r5

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@jetztgibtshaue @upulie Ah here we go. In Danish at their national broadcaster. dr.dk/nyheder/region…

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@jetztgibtshaue @upulie Hahaha this is excellent… but is there a direct link to a news story? (I can’t see one but I am an idiot.)

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@peterbayley @dikkii [Nods.] Certainly in a psychological context, yes. And the development and refinement of the idea with more detail.

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culturewars2 So-called “human rights” are wrecking the highest office in the land

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@peterbayley @dikkii No, it’s far more specific than thinking.

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@dikkii Sorry, had to look it up. 1610.

(This is a hot-button thing for me. Nearly every complaint of “They’re usi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YS

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@dikkii It’s an old word. Most are. I can OED to get the actual first recorded usage but maybe this is enough?

(Ps..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Iw

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@stufromoz @bunjaree I’ve sent them the photos, thank you. I’ll keep everyone informed of progress.

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SaraBWarf Works every time pic.twitter.com/4Gfffx7O50

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@markrprior @NewtonMark There’s your homework assignment. :)

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@kishor_nr @cameronwilson I mean you say that… @oz_f

OK maybe Fox News doesn’t count. And this doesn’t negate y..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…v1

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@NewtonMark I’m not sure when I started. Some sort of FidoNet gateway somewhere, but I forget which one.

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markrendle RT if you were part of that tiny 1993 bar. pic.twitter.com/ZaaniaOdvi

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I most certainly was and in part @NewtonMark is to blame. twitter.com/markrendle/sta…

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@ericscheid Lol. I do like me a snarky legal response but this also reeks of arrogance.

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@NewtonMark How much cash could you fit into SOL? Actually, you could fill it with Bitcoin!

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TeachGuz Nope. Next question. twitter.com/WIRED/status/1…

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larry_irving Speaking of wattles, who wore it better? pic.twitter.com/oM2g79Y1xn

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MarxMedia The signing of Magna Carta 1215: pic.twitter.com/WNSHhvpuoP

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@wragge @TroveAustralia This is lovely. Who do I tell that the word is “asterisk”? Asterix is this guy. pic.twitter.com/T07ofE17lO

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@drspacejunk @bunjaree Sad panda. Anyway I’ll take it to the Australian Museum or somewhere for physical inspection.

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@drspacejunk @bunjaree You are destroying our dreams, Alice. :(

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@bigbadave @bunjaree There’s no question about whether it’ a tool. :)

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “Is the Oxford vaccine worse than the other ones?” pca.st/x89h9xl2

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@bunjaree It feels very smooth and well-used to the touch, but I really have no idea.

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This thread would be of interest to @drspacejunk and @feraldata and probably @NuclearAnthro as well. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@bunjaree Here is a closer view of where the third section of the index finger sits. The broad flattish area on top..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SN

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@bunjaree This was found by the side of an unpaved track, but one which had “fresh” grave and grading maybe 5 or 6..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…z3

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@bunjaree I can confirm that it nestles beautifully into my left hand, and I am told that the type of rock is calle..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ta

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@bunjaree Here’s pictures from various angles. What’s interesting to note from the first two photos is that it’s a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hC

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ATTENTION! A stone tool has just been found near @bunjaree. But is it ancient or is it an enthusiast’s modern work?..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ws

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“Hating on the Woodville Pizza guy won’t fix a problem that was entirely foreseeable” theconversation.com/hating-on-the-…

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“On Tuesday, Twitter announced that it would relaunch its verification process early next year along with brand-new..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ON

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“Apple is lobbying against a bill aimed at stopping forced labor in China” (20 Nov) washingtonpost.com/technology/202…

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I have just seen the phrase “participation modalities” and I wish I hadn’t.

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@moylecroft @NewtonMark @jpwarren Well Parler is funded by the Mercer mob, the same people who were behind Cambridg..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aM

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jordan_stratton You won’t take a vaccine because you don’t know what’s in it? Real quick, name all the ingredients in a Pop Tart

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antalalakam Kids these days ( the past 150 years) know nothing about a life outside of commodity fetishism twitter.com/scruched/statu…

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@NewtonMark @moylecroft @jpwarren [Rolls eyes.] The US will never stop using Social Security Numbers as ID will they.

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@NewtonMark @dobes @rohan_p @cameronwilson @sexenheimer There’s so much about this that looks absolutely perfect.

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MaidenSarah1 A fortune teller told me that in 12 years I’ll experience sadness and loss so I’ve bought myself a puppy to cheer myself up.

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It’s a grey day in the Blue Mountains and I’m struggling to wake up. pic.twitter.com/SWKLwCjoMZ

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Advice not appropriate for Jews or Muslims.

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Wednesday. Take that porcupine from your fork, you swine. Uncork your wine and eat pork, that’s fine. Wednesday.

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