Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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December 16th, 2020

stilgherrian “A meteor flying over Tasmania caught on camera by our RV Investigator.” youtube.com/watch?v=VjWBAN…

CSIRO has a lives..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gB

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tom_tanuki Setting up a support group for everyone Lauren Southern sends a defamation threat to. Are you part of the growing b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5i

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@CarolynLake @lhjh70 Nah, I formed the view that it was tedious decades ago.

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novaramedia Filipinos comprise just 2% of NHS England’s workforce, yet 25% of its coronavirus deaths.

@RivkahBrown reports on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…T9

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mrickanderson This is a map of Black population density as a percentage of population in each area in the United States.

The So..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qJ

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Public_Citizen This is not a heartwarming story, it’s a dystopian nightmare. pic.twitter.com/Io1y5jXw78

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tomwarren Apple exposing all the ways Facebook tracks you with it iOS app is really quite something pic.twitter.com/hDhB85qk1L

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@markhumphries @evanwilliams @_ChloeAngelo This is very good, and thank you for so many things during this fucked-up year.

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markhumphries It’s the 2020 Closing Down Sale! Everything 2020-related must go!
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markhumphries This is our final sketch for 2020. Thank you to everyone who’s followed along and gotten in touch across th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EK

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@kcarruthers And you may recall that @SnarkyPlatypus and I went along and were somewhat traumatised. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@TheCaseyFung Exactly. Also that tractor-hauled train looks kinda fun.

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TheNehad He did what now? twitter.com/politico/statu…

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lukewiwa Meals are a scam by Big Farm to just sell more food

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nigelcameron Thought of the Day. HT @inkbitspixels twitter.com/FreddieCampion…

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Brainmage I WILL FIGHT TO SAVE MY CIVILISATION WITH WHATEVER IT TAKES

okay cool could you please wear a mask to help protect..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…10

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@Mich_Mac I have been known to get quite cranky abut this sort of thing.

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DickKingSmith Spokeskangaroo of the day. twitter.com/elissablake/st…

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@Bergha2 More than a decade ago I wrote this troll piece on a related theme. crikey.com.au/2009/07/21/lit…’s-that-got-to-..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jy

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@lhjh70 Well, “Nineteen Eight-Four” for that matter. So much tedious sludge in that book.

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I know I shouldn’t laugh but this has brought me so much joy. twitter.com/tom_tanuki/sta…

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ANOTHER CORRECTION: The bloody AUSFTA. This is why you should consult an actual lawyer and not me. twitter.com/Bergha2/status…

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CORRECTION: I’d forgotten about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) which has all sorts of pro-corporation bullshit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VR

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@JustJimWillDo In the end I didn’t think it was that funny anyway and I am sorry for posting it.

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@johnb78 @redrabbleroz No, ALL so-called mince pies are bad. Being forces to “enjoy” them is just another part of t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eI

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BlackPlaques It’s 355 years to the day since Samuel Pepys first masturbated without hands🥳

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@verge That’s not a t-shirt you gronks.

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I am not an intellectual property lawyer, or any kind of lawyer, but that’s a rough enough explanation for now. Any..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tZ

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So in most of the world, we now have free access to most works from the mid-20th century. But in the US access stil..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…By

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Seriously, it was Disney. Under the Berne Convention* copyright expires 50 years after the death of the author, and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…x4

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Just remembered that in most jurisdictions (but not the US because of Mickey Mouse) Huxley’s “Brave New World ” is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Q7

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kcarruthers From 2018 but still worth remembering:

Goldman Sachs asks: ‘Is curing patients a sustainable business model?’ cnbc.com/2018/04/11/gol…

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JimMFelton Update pic.twitter.com/vFQauEucug

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PeteLawler Wondering if I should set up a Patreon thing to help support my and hac..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pJ

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“How to Protect Your Shopping Trolley From Improvised Explosives” youtube.com/watch?v=L5emxk…

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enveloping I have a Ph.D. Do I want to be called doctor? Hell yes I do. When the pilot asks if there’s a doctor on board I rai..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xG

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nnwakelam Can’t escalate privileges if all accounts have the same privileges pic.twitter.com/udKj3OzESy

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@itgrrl @AppleMusic That’s the one. You need some eye drops?

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@itgrrl @AppleMusic I’m afraid I can’t do that. Apple Music is now in charge of All the Things and we are merely motes in its eye.

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Well, @R_Chirgwin, lightning leads to bushfires even in the rain. (I’m only assuming it was lightning.) pic.twitter.com/4XYtahKVjM

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I suspect the SBS sub used “soon after” to tone down any suggestion they were connected, but it’s kinda still there..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bs

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Grrr. There is nothing in the story which suggests these two and the driver are connected. twitter.com/SBSNews/status…

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Hmmm. “Human Test For People Who Work In An Office” youtube.com/watch?v=l2tVGc… This is dated much later but is labelle..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OT

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“Human Test Volume 3 :: Love & Loss” youtube.com/watch?v=ym_c0g… Goddam, I got 7 but the pass mark is 10 this time.

“I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IV

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“The Human Test (Volume 2)” youtube.com/watch?v=-kRPlb… I got 8 in this one, but the pass mark was 7 not 5. I am starting to become concerned.

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I am probably late to this, but… “Take The Human Test (Volume 1)” youtube.com/watch?v=sMkTeH… I scored 10, so I pass..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kR

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feraldata Me, with too much coffee and my fav @stilgherrian twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Scottludlam ✨bless✨ it’s finally shifted into the cannibalism phase pic.twitter.com/BiWVUljpwZ

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NewtonMark Luckily for the rest of Sydney, Palm Beach has already been in isolation for several decades. twitter.com/JoshButler/sta…

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JamColley By killing the coal industry Scott Morrison once again becomes our most progressive prime minister.

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MichaelH_PhD Re-upping this because it’s brilliant. twitter.com/shockproofbeat…

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dannolan What’s the bet on avalon covid source

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JoshButler 🚨NSW has recorded two *further* COVID cases today “in people who live in the Northern Beaches area” - woman in her..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…b6

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9NewsSyd : NSW Health has announced two new cases of .

Both cases are from the Northern Beaches and are a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fk

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@SuperCroup Is there anything Oztrayan coal can’t do?

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dobes IT’S A FESTIVUS MIRACLE!! twitter.com/fictillius/sta…

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@s3_gunzel Cool, not a problem in the Blue Mountains then.

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@s3_gunzel Sure, but but wasn’t an electrical power failure.

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mpwoodhead It’s like the whole of Australia needs to go on one of those ‘How to do business with China’ seminars. twitter.com/abcrural/statu…

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NewtonMark Domestic manufacturing is up. twitter.com/guardiannews/s…

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@LordThyNerfherd Locomotive boiler explosions can be quite magnificent, yes.

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@erstkate Or pushed by work gangs of the unemployed.

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@potrzebieggm Sure, here you go. But that is literally the entire document. aph.gov.au/api/qon/downlo…

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dsquareddigest @owenhatherley @JonnElledge @johnb78 @Atrios IMO urban theorists have landed on the public transport explanation be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mm

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malonebarry Banana? twitter.com/LasVegasLocall…

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If trains were powered by coal they wouldn’t have this problem. twitter.com/TrainLinkWest/…

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Something something team sport lol.

I mean not even a “Yeah RPKI is a Good Thing and worth considering.” This does surprise me.

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From Senate Estimates, a question to ASD: RPKI very handy for securing internet routing, but Optus and TPG are yet..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kJ

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@iiTalW This is shaping up quite well.

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randal_carlson @petridishes JRR Tolkien: The high elves would sing their song lamenting the passing of the age in such circumstanc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tE

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@iiTalW Need to be a poem, though, in rhyming couplets.

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KetanJ0 Called it 😎 twitter.com/KetanJ0/status…

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jamiedupree A former Houston police captain was arrested for pulling a gun on an A/C repairman. The ex-cop was convinced the A..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pw

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“A meteor flying over Tasmania caught on camera by our RV Investigator.” youtube.com/watch?v=VjWBAN…

CSIRO has a lives..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gB

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@DanielOCnr @kels_316 @JustJimWillDo Yet even I know that hammering nails into the base of artillery shells is ill-advised.

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The peak has spread out a bit. This often happens with rain from the north or north-west here. pic.twitter.com/UbhFlgAw3M

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@munin More accurately, I have a permanent shopping checklist, grouped according to supermarket section (and nearby..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…21

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@R_Chirgwin That’s a shame. Are you going to bring it back with you?

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Half an hour to go. I can hear thunder in the distance. pic.twitter.com/X2V1fJLp8C

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@munin I do this, but I am weird.

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@jetztgibtshaue I don’t think we’ve seen a US government attribution of this attack to Russia yet, although I haven..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vL

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@moylecroft @NewtonMark @HartWexford Adelaide is renowned for cruel and unusual punishment.

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@jetztgibtshaue Probably but no information has been revealed.

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James_Jeffrey “I stopped these.” pic.twitter.com/pwOdNSsC8O

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mthomas304 This is wild.

GOP megadonor Steve Hotze hired 20 investigators to find voter fraud in Harris County. So far there’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MJ

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“WTO could take years to rule on China-Australia trade fight” thenewdaily.com.au/news/2020/12/1…

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IwriteOK nothing to see here twitter.com/jaketapper/sta…

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“NSW airport transport driver tests positive for COVID” thenewdaily.com.au/news/2020/12/1… pic.twitter.com/g5dRHUzLEU

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@JustJimWillDo @NewtonMark @HartWexford The people who shop at Burnside Village are roughly the same age too.

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@jason_a_w I know of it. South Australia, close to Adelaide.

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@HartWexford @NewtonMark I’m liking Burnside Village as the ultimate measure for taste. So Adelaide.

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I don’t know how I managed to miss this! A @ChuckTingle animated video series! And I know that quite a few of my f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…05

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RadioFreeTom It’s the quickest way I can piss people off twitter.com/nicholaslmarti…

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Trying to figure out why I needed a 4.5 hour nap today. Oh well, it was going to be a easy day anyway.

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@georgefwoods @R_Chirgwin This little burst is going to be a little bit bigger now. Poor little Rain Parrot has tro..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1K

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@georgefwoods @R_Chirgwin For us there was only 15mm of rain forecast for today so I guess it’s all coming down in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…f2

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NewtonMark Normal. pic.twitter.com/Vb0DJBAE8F

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parlertakes BAHAHAHA pic.twitter.com/c89eot8Dft

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@jpwarren @dobes That’s rather good. If no one has done it I might do a version with English subtitles. I can remem..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m8

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TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for HEAVY RAINFALL. bom.gov.au/products/IDN21…

Well..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yH

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JaneyGodley The reaction to this video has been amazing thanks @AngelaHaggerty for sharing wee Francis with us twitter.com/janeygodley/st…

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PSyvret Much as I love the brilliance of David Rowe, @GlenLeLievre is on fire while filling in for op-ed cartoon duties at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uH

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metrohafiz do you think Jesus knew he was born during toyotathon?

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Meh, Just bring in some jerkbirds, they’ll take care of the clean-up. Probably eat those derailed cars too. twitter.com/fictillius/sta…

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OperationalInc1 ARTC having a severely normal one with two big grainy stacks in 24 hours 😬 twitter.com/fictillius/sta…

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@AzMoo Fair. It’s getting to everyone.

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“Does Australia trust its public service? PM’s department inflates survey results” theguardian.com/australia-news…

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@AzMoo Have you been huffing coal dust?

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@AzMoo Or any advertising. You can’t say “This fortnight’s specials” anywhere and then try to charge more. It’s abo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2K

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KetanJ0 One good reason to sometimes read News Corp is they just calmly outline PR / media tactics suggested for the govern..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ak

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AndrewPStreet Science: stop burning coal it’s killing us.
Economics: stop digging coal it’s no longer profitable.
China: we’re no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r7

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@jpwarren Are there aspects of Webex that don’t make you stabby? Because there aren’t got me.

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “Another new strain? Panic stations or same as last time?” pca.st/9vcqup2p

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JoshButler The market should decide!!

[market decides]

No…. no wait……….. hang on…. smh.com.au/politics/feder…

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NickBryantNY The New York Daily News is giving Donald Trump quite the send off pic.twitter.com/hQfSS3aIIf

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@juhasaarinen I say, @dobes @purserj, Mr @troyhunt’s jerkbird looks a bit bedraggled.

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Looking at my replies, I can see there’s been quite a bit of lobster-based racism overnight, as one might expect.

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It’s 9 days until Christmas.

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Wed plan: Slow start; a little podcast planning and pre-production; a little research before I write about somethin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mX

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Magpies on the ground, crimson rosellas on the logs. @ApostrophePong pic.twitter.com/5my6KKAYD9

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susie_dent In the past, you could be reckful (considerate) as well as reckless. People were also gormful (careful); feckful (r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3J

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@ApostrophePong @docbaty It’ll be a challenge lol, but I know people who’ll be able to give solid recommendations.

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@AzMoo You can’t change the price once it’s in the catalog, at least not upwards.

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cathywilcox1 Return to sender.
My @smh @theage cartoon. pic.twitter.com/7YTuNvawHx

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In the Blue Mountains the Great Sog continues. pic.twitter.com/rmBEMu3cA3

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Wednesday. Ensure that your papers are in order. There will be questions. Wednesday.

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