Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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November 29th, 2020

@swearyanthony @upulie Take a deep breath, Anthony. I agree with your core proposition.

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@jonkudelka This may be true. Over the years I’ve had unfortunate interaction with echidnas. Unlike this placid quo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZL

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@swearyanthony @upulie Without addressing the taste issue, which is a personal preference, I agree that opera is of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UD

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@jonkudelka That’s a very good quoll, and as you may know I am a quoll fan and we have some quolls here at Bunjaree.

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@swearyanthony @upulie @unsungsongs I think our solution, eventually, was to find the baby that was meant to be in the pram.

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@swearyanthony @upulie @unsungsongs Suddenly remembering when @unsungsongs and I were refused service at a Newcastl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0x

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@swearyanthony @upulie See also @unsungsongs’ 2007 opus, “Mozart cover bands rake in the moolah” smh.com.au/national/mozar…

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@swearyanthony @upulie And most of the works are 18th and 19th century Eurocolonial bullshit.

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@swearyanthony @upulie So, ages ago I did the maths. Every seat at an opera performance in Australia is subsidised..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tz

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@LapTop006 I believe you have what they call a “professional salary”. :)

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@LapTop006 Yeah I’ve only got half a bottle left.

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@jonkudelka How many are you going to print ?

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@jonkudelka This is very good. I mean, VERY good.

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Don’t get me started on this. I have whisky.

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Reminding myself that the distance from Liverpool to Manchester is basically the same as the Sydney CBD to Penrith,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ul

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@petstarr @SnarkyPlatypus @glengyron @MrNigelNg This is the world we live in, Petra. It is appalling. Truly appalling.

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maz_jovanovich Am I the only one who sees this and thinks about drone swarms rather than “yay Christmas”? pic.twitter.com/yvHZEF47J9

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This thread is a disaster area. @SnarkyPlatypus @glengyron and I guess @MrNigelNg because he’s typecast now. twitter.com/LouisStaples/s…

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@prleeds Nah, I don’t think just taking a feed of someone else is a good plan these days, since we can access those feeds directly.

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kenchengcomedy Netflix changes the opening titles for The Crown to this pic.twitter.com/KUOkk2KX3x

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@scott_thewspot In theory yes, in actual activity no.

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@cameronwilson @Authory @AndrewPStreet Maybe you are? :) It also maintains an archive, though visitors link to the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yv

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@cameronwilson I will say again, the support from @Authory is excellent, and if there’s errors crawling any of your..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SC

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@cameronwilson Hi Cam. You should get an Authory thingy to compile all your stuff and then I could subscribe to tha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bs

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@sspencer_63 @captain_stavros @MichaeCarey @markhumphries And of course it’s a @cameronwilson story. :) Thanks, Stephen, I missed that one.

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Amused by how far this tweet spread, but it is indeed a great effort from @davpope. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@AlbionLoveDen @D_Keating Indeed. Though I dunno, there must be ways of separating “vital on-call” comms from stuff..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jB

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@NewtonMark So how many do you have to kill before this rule kicks in?

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@D_Keating @AlbionLoveDen At the bottom of emails from one of my contacts who works in an international role.

“Som..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cI

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snurb_dot_info No bad disco dancing, or you get The Snake. twitter.com/antsharwood/st…

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@becadroit Well at least that’s an achievement.

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Exactly 24 hours until Full Moon at 2030 AEDT on Monday night.

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@SarahEHoll @bunjaree Anyway it seems that Arangements have been Made our end.

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@jonoabroad @markhumphries Satirists are a constant source of trouble.

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cloverjag I give up. I’m just going to toss a couple more cats on here and call it good. pic.twitter.com/Pl5fDSFaHc

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TheMediaTweets It’s like passages of script that didn’t make the cut in Peep Show, where they realised Mark had gone too far with..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4p

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@jetztgibtshaue @rollerstkate “You also have the freedom to come and go as you please with 24/7 access and free on-..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G8

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wildspiritgin Use WILDTASTE for 10% off twitter.com/gergnz/status/…

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amyxcait Life was better when these apps were the height of technology pic.twitter.com/NMoXa71e0u

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@rollerstkate So, it took me about 11 seconds to find the name of t\hat hotel.

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I don’t like this “Reservoir Dogs” remake, @dobes @purserj. twitter.com/KazStocks/stat…

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@Davelennonabc That said, age in and of itself isn’t necessarily a problem.

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Yes, Macca has form. He should just retire and run for One Nation — although maybe he’s not quite loopy enough for.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…85w

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A private beach club at Bondi would be “un-Australian”. Communism is un-Australian. Therefore private beach clubs a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8A

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byroncclark Thus far absent from reporting on the NZDF soldier facing espionage charges, is that the far-right group he was par..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MD

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@stacejarman That’s a core audience for any overnight radio program outside the cities.

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BOM_NSW Here it is! That sweet cool relief is finally making its way through Sydney. Airport just dropped from 35 degrees t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5K

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It’s 0600-1000 Sunday mornings. Maybe I should drunk livetweet it some time.

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I wonder what its numbers are like these days. Surely most of its audience from the 1980s and 1990s are long since dead.

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Even 30 years ago “Australia All Over” was one of the ABC Radio’s untouchable treasures. Possibly because it’s chea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…x0

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“The Sydney Morning Herald’s Harry Robinson claimed that the program was, to any ‘savvy’ listener, a mash of 1930s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hf

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I said 20 years — no nearly 30 years ago — that “Australia All Over” was a relic from a bygone age and should be retwitter.com/i/web/status/1…mbXf

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@cameronwilson I don’t ever read them. Based on previous experience there’s no value at all for me in doing so.

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GordyPls Qcumber cousin on Facebook going on about the most secretive military operation ever, but in the same breath doesn’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xH

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ProfRayWills Yet another radical speech by some leftie-socialist, tree-hugging hippy & her watermelon anti-capitalist views want..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wi

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Uhoh. I just used the last of the bird food. Tomorrow morning @bunjaree will be eaten by parrots. I thought it’d la..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…l3

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@markhumphries I think they’ve already decided, Mark.

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markhumphries Seriously, @SkyNewsAust, just fuck off. Either be a news channel or be a toilet wall for presenters to scrawl on in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9P

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FabienGoa You can only reach this conclusion if you think that racism is a legitimate “point of view”. pic.twitter.com/H1aa7hkkDL

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@_midofo_ Oh it was fantastic. I ate it very slowly to savour every bite, with a glass or possibly two of wine.

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davpope At the Stanley awards video brunch of the Australian Cartoonists Association, @roweafr accepts the coveted Silver I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oJ

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NSWRFS Another difficult day for firies working in extreme heat - but the change is heading up the coast! At 5pm, 62 bush..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2V

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colourmeamused_ It’s wombat shape appreciation day yes I just made it up but it’s real now. twitter.com/womwom1017/sta… pic.twitter.com/FfMG9jDMzg

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I didn’t get much done this week, but there’s some good podcasts coming up as this plug-thread described. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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NEW BLOG POST: “Week Wrap 548: Critters, heat, and a day trip to Manly” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/54… Covers 23–29 Novembtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…KglX

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@KirstyWho That’s disappointing although I guess it’s good to have choices.

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NewtonMark LOL yeah alright fellas. twitter.com/abcnews/status…

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joshgnosis I feel like this is what happens when you put the past two months of right wing talking points in a blender. pic.twitter.com/BhYseIeUpx

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NSWRFS The southerly change is charging up the coast, bringing some relief to coastal areas. By 3pm it had moved through U..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…De

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CherylHeuton Somebody explain to Eric that if crowd size and enthusiasm picked presidents, we’d be led by a Korean boy band.

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Apparently 13 years ago today I was in Bangkok and took this photo of @ApostrophePong concentrating on getting his..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9R

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Things are not good in The America. :( twitter.com/EricTopol/stat…

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@ApostrophePong In the suburbs of Detroit? I imagine so. :)

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abcadelaide : South Australians urged to get tested after COVID-positive patient breaks quarantine
abc.net.au/news/2020-11-2…

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paulwillgamble Or visa versa?
pic.twitter.com/Ecwjliy5gE

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Very little that you’d consider good. twitter.com/WarOnTheRocks/…

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@itgrrl @BrianLaRoux @expectproblems It’s not often I get to be worse than Elissa.

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dualcoremusic Settling the ‘g’ in gif debate once and for all.

It’s pronounced like the ‘c’ in Pacific Ocean.

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@reselsnark @trib @JohnBirmingham Well I’m pretty sure I’m going to get myself some bits for doing video soon, so you never know.

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@trib I could spend the first 20 minutes of each episode telling long personal stories about soup, as a prelude.

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@BrianLaRoux @expectproblems @itgrrl Well if it hadn’t been for John Aaron that lighting would’ve rectum.

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@trib Maybe I should do a cooking channel on YouTube. Is anyone else doing one yet?

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@munin Thanks. Now I just have to wait for it cool down enough to eat. Which, given the current weather, will be some time Tuesday.

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I have made slightly too much pork ball noodle soup, which is to say the correct amount. pic.twitter.com/MAHyMNR3tC

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@R_Chirgwin Lol that tiny spiderling is stringing a web between my computer screen and the curtains. Ambitious.

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@ceezedby But as far as 2020 goes… etc.

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@ladyhana @jpwarren Lol yes. Although I think we may have already gone past that stage, what with at least one simi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yJ

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stilgherrian In simpler times Rowan Dean’s family would’ve dressed him in feathers and charged people sixpence to hear him cluck. twitter.com/GreenJ/status/…

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akareilly Announcing goatcoin.
Send me 5€ and I draw you a goat.
Send me another 5€ and I draw a slightly different goat. Ma..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZB

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@Hippopeteamus @jpwarren Yes, it’d have let it stay except I wanted to use the sink.

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@R_Chirgwin Perhaps. I’ve run into a few random little webs in here this morning.

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@ladyhana @jpwarren Yes, she’s quite wonderful. I hope she found somewhere pleasant to spend the night.

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@R_Chirgwin I reckon so, though what it’s doing in here is a bit of a mystery. Unless yesterday’s is an orb-weaver..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MJ

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@brisvegas1 Nah it’s only about a metre across.

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Its head is tucked away in that photo somehow. Looks weird. Here’s a better photo of its underside, taken while it’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tM

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Tiny weeny spider abseiling down the side of my computer screen. pic.twitter.com/S6HwfTof4H

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PPantsdown Headline after a 70s gay protest in Sydney. Had no idea it was a World Cup sport but still proud of our team pic.twitter.com/nCGPL5dnLQ

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YesYoureRacist Funny how people act like it’s so shocking and awful when poor people in faraway countries turn to terrorism just b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ay

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lottelydia excited that we are in a place in our culture wars where the right are on board with trigger warnings, but only whe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0O

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I did plug the podcast late last night, so if you like you can read all those details right now. Off you go. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Sun plan, draft Another Hot Day edition: Lazy day, mostly; arrange the coming week around the weather and my Sydney..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pk

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PessimistsArc Us in 2020: Ugh, I am addicted to my phone

Samuel Pepys in 1665: “how much of my old folly and childishnesse hangs..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9m

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NSWRFS It’s been a hot and sweaty night across many areas, with temps in the low to mid 30s in some parts. Another hot day..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RC

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davidgerard if the 5G chip in my covid vaccine comes from bill gates, can i reformat it to run linux instead of windows

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@expectproblems Everything is in feet and pounds, whatever they are.

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@expectproblems Here’s some example “hot and high” limits for a Boeing 787, discussion triggered by hot weather in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mU

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@garystark Yeah, but all of the international tourist traffic is gone. The ‘rona has hit hard.

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Good luck out there, @NSWRFS, and thank you. twitter.com/NSWRFS/status/…

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@garystark This is definitely one of those days when the upper Blue Mountains can earn its keep as a summer escape.

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@expectproblems Good luck down there, Ma’am. May that southerly buster come in fast and hard!

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I think you already knows that it’s going to be a hot and windy day in the Blue Mountains, but not as hot as down i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4V

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@NewtonMark @dobes @FionaPattenMLC I reckon a Presidential Range of children’s furniture would actually go down quite well.

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@dobes @NewtonMark @FionaPattenMLC I mean, it’s not the actual place but the joke is more than adequate.

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I know some of you are already watching The Bad (Sunday) Program but you really should stop.

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Sunday. In a series of remarkable events, your participation will be the least remarkable. Few will even notice. Sunday.

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arborheart this is going to be fyre fest for college students pic.twitter.com/xUovO5K98a

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kcarruthers How to be a man (apparently) pic.twitter.com/Pl9gorxEAJ

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