Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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December 21st, 2020

TheMediaTweets Narrator: “And that’s how some of us found out that EU countries had control of their borders all along…” pic.twitter.com/JJtwY6s6bh

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@jonoabroad Chinese wolf warrior diplomacy takes no prisoners. :)

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stilgherrian This continues to be an excellent tweet. twitter.com/AwkwardAndOdd/…

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thebillooc pic.twitter.com/QqfZL8Kzc3

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stilgherrian It is my happy duty to report that this is real. twitter.com/chenweihua/sta… pic.twitter.com/t5guD4gaFo

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It’s Solstice right now at 2102 AEDT. Australia begins its descent into darkness.

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@GordyPls So, let me understand this. All the people you share your DNA with are profoundly thick?

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Half an hour until Solstice at 2102 AEDT.

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@haruki_zaemon I was completely sober when I sang that, back when I was chatting with Upulie Divisekera. It was 4.30pm or something.

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AnarchyCoo MÖÖÖÖ! REVOLUTION IS A SERIES OF MOMENTS WORTH LIVING! pic.twitter.com/mrQ9A0Cn38

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@oberonsghost Not this time, no. The cloud has settled in.

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Two hours until Solstice at 2102 AEDT.

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@Taezar @FrKarlSinclair @RevDaniel Seriously it’s level five trolling. :)

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Someone has finally built that dome over Sydney. Now, to release The Vapour. pic.twitter.com/t31zTuguBQ

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@FrKarlSinclair @RevDaniel Sorry Fr Karl, it’s a bit Anglican but then I know Rev Daniel won’t mind that.

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Attn: @FrKarlSinclair @RevDaniel, in case you’re too busy to write your own. twitter.com/_F_B_G_/status…

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johnthelutheran This is superb. twitter.com/_F_B_G_/status…

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@kcollasarundell @pjf Well I wish it’d just get on with it.

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@venessapaech @nicolejensen @raejohnston I too had never heard of this thing, and I am choosing not to listen.

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GordyPls IMPORTANT (sound on pls) pic.twitter.com/GfPaLsaJT6

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Imagine if they’d read the thread from this Muslim over here lol. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Oh is THAT what this is all about. FFS. twitter.com/oz_f/status/13…

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@pjf The Sun has a lot to answer for. I mean solar flares, what’s that all about?

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@jxeeno Don’t mind me. I seem to be very good at missing the point today.

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@jxeeno That’s their regular price.

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@paulkidd @dobes @moylecroft @LapTop006 Ah yes, this is the version I remember. You can tell OTC was headquartered..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jN

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thekjohnston Who among us hasn’t had this issue? twitter.com/nothoodlum/sta…

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@oberonsghost @dobes @moylecroft @LapTop006 Yeah it was eye-opening for us semi-Anglo types, even those of us who g..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wr

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@dobes @moylecroft @LapTop006 Check this one! Telecom Australia Gold Phone Commercial 1985. How to stay in touch wi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…34

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Since my automated tweet just reminded me it’s the Solstice shortly I might pop out to get some drinks so that I ca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…H8

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@dobes @moylecroft @LapTop006 If you use Telecom 0011 you can call random ethnics overseas! youtube.com/watch?v=owOg1F…

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@dobes @LapTop006 @moylecroft Maybe I misread, but I thought the question was “What is Australian Post Office” rath..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xp

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@dobes @LapTop006 @moylecroft Better sources like the NLA say that APO was an everyday name for the PMG’s mail bits..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…O2

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@dobes @LapTop006 @moylecroft Here we go. “The Postmaster General’s Department … was given responsibility for tel..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rk

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@dobes @LapTop006 @moylecroft I take that back. That’s just the MAAS’s description.

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@dobes @LapTop006 @moylecroft Seems to have been branding at some point. See these pics or mail bags. collection.maas.museum/object/162348

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Four hours until Solstice at 2102 AEDT.

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@_midofo_ I know it’s just incredible. My mind is reeling.

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chriswashere321 Watching Dunkirk the way Christopher Nolan intended pic.twitter.com/vYpROyla6D

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@IngreyKieran Also this, which puts a whole different twist on it. :) twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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developerjack Someone at @Qantas didn’t turn off their targeted email marketing to Sydneysiders over the weekend. Awks. pic.twitter.com/Z8ZtsJqP40

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Oh! Correct! “It is currently owned by Tattarang, an investment company owned by mining magnate Andrew Forrest.”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ev

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“Actor Hugh Jackman is believed to be the generous donor behind $1300 cash bonuses given to all 900 employees of bo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…A3

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@elronxenu That’s a polite way to put it, yes.

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@misosusanowa @GreenJ Well in the case of 2GB that would be appropriate.

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@TomSear @mckinnon_a I think it’s a shame that there’s now not a single place to drink in Darlinghurst or Camperdow..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…T6

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So that TOP SECRET cloud that you might want to build for Australia’s intelligence community?..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UE

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jonkudelka Merry Christmas folk’s!

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GreenJ or as we call it … 2GB. twitter.com/RT_com/status/…

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byroncclark Yeah what the hell does this dude know about Cyberpunk anyway pic.twitter.com/cCN1J9JBne

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@elronxenu There’s a reason I use an actual tally tool. Estimates from just looking are incredibly unreliable. See also the gorilla.

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@cefy Nope. I’d have a stronger word for that scenario. :)

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@TomSear @mckinnon_a Ales, I see Tom has done the needful. Yes it’s basically a big sook because St Vincent’s has b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uv

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Right then. Return journey Kings Cross to Central was 88:120 = 40% masked. Hanging around the Eddy Street gate at C..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aq

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Obviously posting a screenshot of.. something… is totally proof.

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Exiting the station, and 49:123 = 28%. As before, a count of as many people as I could see clearly.

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That’s 33% masked, which is admittedly more than twice the rate of the other day.

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Six hours until Solstice at 2102 AEDT.

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About to get a train from Central to Kings Cross. The masked to unmasked ratio walking through to the platform is n..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G0

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voltagex HONK! twitter.com/yaakov_h/statu…

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WeAreTheMutants Games Workshop ad, 1981 pic.twitter.com/9HXm6mzV5I

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jxeeno yes pic.twitter.com/mEH8Mj3po1

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@martinwalsh Yes, my brand values are shining through once more.

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Eight hours until Solstice at 2102 AEDT.

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stilgherrian For what it’s worth I ended up making podcast yesterday. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

This is an extra one. The planne..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TL

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nickschadegg heard some incontrovertible proof at the pub at 10am this morning pic.twitter.com/F7BB2aKfQ0

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Wow that is big. And who’s the bloke on the right? twitter.com/WonderW9780075…

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Ah. Migrant workers from Myanmar in the seafood industry. This does not come as a surprise to me.

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“Thailand sees sudden surge from 30 COVID cases to more than 500 in a single day” abc.net.au/news/2020-12-2…

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“Talent” is broadcast industry jargon for whoever gets put in front of a camera or microphone. It’s not a quality indicator.

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@rohansuth It’s a generic term, not a mark of quality.

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Yes, because these are the obvious people to discuss the issue. Such lazy talent booking. twitter.com/sunriseon7/sta…

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dobes To be honest, this health warning has existed for a good 30 years by now. pic.twitter.com/6GjFE1wF88

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The Weekly Wrap still has that nice photo of a feather in it. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Mon plan, updated: Slow start (done); laksa; 1515 back maintenance, Darlinghurst; poke at some writing, maybe data..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SP

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My vision for Avalon Beach. Hmmm? What’s that? Why, what’s “covid”? pic.twitter.com/pIGcOjILHo

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@TomSear Ah yes! I remember reading this at the time. I want to know more. :)

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NSWHealth All 15 locally acquired cases are linked to the Avalon cluster. Investigations continue into the source of this clu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kD

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NSWHealth NSW recorded 15 locally acquired cases of COVID-19 in the 24 hours to 8pm last night, and an additional eight cases..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…W9

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@paulkidd Then there’s this idea, Drag News, from @PollHereford. There are so many possibilities. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@PollHereford There’s so many fun photos if you Google for “drag story time”.

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@andrewfenton @RobertGuyDavis Excellent. The Inquiry will report this as one of its findings.

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@DanielOCnr I guess I’ll find out when it arrives, but I suspect not.

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Ten hours until Solstice at 2102 AEDT.

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@andrewfenton @RobertGuyDavis If is my sad duty to inform you that your opinion is wrong. No further correspondence..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oi

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@NewtonMark @tfswebb Ah yes, I was going to take this up with Mr Evershed but I am already fighting too many Wrong Things on the Internet.

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@PollHereford Like drag story time at libraries? Yes, this should be a thing.

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@andrewfenton @RobertGuyDavis Yes, this is hot-button issue and I have the answer ready. :) Neatly all of the “This..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wq

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@andrewfenton @RobertGuyDavis Because they’re two good words with subtly different meanings, originally. A lesson i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KX

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Oh! The RØDE Vlogger Kit has just been packed and is ready for pick-up. Will Australia Post deliver it to Wentworth..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sN

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@RichardTuffin I should say, this is not my podcast workflow, this is a new one for field video. I have a bunch mor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yR

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cxi This is 100% a fact. But the mainstream media refuses to cover it. pic.twitter.com/muc10WdbtQ

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@RichardTuffin I got the RØDE Vlogger Kit with the VideoMicro mic. The universal one so it included the light as we..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2U

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It’s Monday, so it’s time for @theharryshearer’s “Le Show” pca.st/ftesyibq

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@derekbradley I’m going with an iPhone 12 Pro. All my workflows are built around software for the Appleverse and I’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pd

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Has anyone done a parody song titled “Tainted Code” yet, to the tune of “Tainted Love”? youtube.com/watch?v=XZVpR3… twitter.com/PatrickCMiller…

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geeksrulz Imagine 5 million Sydneysiders arriving on one day. twitter.com/sophieelsworth…

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@dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard @swearyanthony This is lovely and I want to happen and then I want the next thing to h..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PL

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Scarfolk Tier 5 is Scarfolk.
You’ll soon be our property.
It was always going to be this way.

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It is my happy duty to report that this is real. twitter.com/chenweihua/sta… pic.twitter.com/t5guD4gaFo

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@NewtonMark Yes, that is true. But I didn’t do any of them.

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@NewtonMark I have seen explosions, possibly even caused a few. They tend to be over pretty quickly. :)

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@NewtonMark If something like the Beirut explosion happens, I try very hard to not watch the rolling news A daily update it just fine.

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@NewtonMark Indeed. The less daily cycle media I pay attention to, and the more weekly, monthly, and longer-cycle b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i2

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@NewtonMark The “OK, who fucked up?” is being handled elsewhere, though to be honest I haven’t been chasing that on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vi

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@NewtonMark Plus a whole lot of understanding how stuff works. How accurate is sewage testing? Are bathrooms partic..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DM

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@NewtonMark Yep. You can hear come through because they cite the questions. The more I think about it, the more I c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jt

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@NewtonMark As a former producer, I’m wondering whether that might be because it’s a daily 10-minute thing, and pok..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sy

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@NewtonMark As it happens I have a recording time with Tegan Taylor tomorrow. For the Edict, not Coronacast. :)

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@R_Chirgwin Yeah but you don’t get people to change their behaviour by berating them.

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@_BertHandsome I think the important strategy here is that if you do want to comment on it further you must definit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wp

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MatthewBevan We go live to the site of French officials shutting off the Channel Tunnel pic.twitter.com/KMpRJmT1Qd

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@_BertHandsome Not really. Dr Swan said yes it has.

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“Sky News Australia is increasingly pushing conspiracy theories to a global audience online,” writes @jason_a_w theguardian.com/commentisfree/…

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “Has NSW’s luck run out?” pca.st/cvxrkpex

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DDsD Just-launched influencer ghost kitchen burger chain app is the top app in the Play Store. twitter.com/ianrborthwick/…

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@cafuego @kattekrab And add to that the white down rather than dark grey. [Nods.]

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@cafuego @kattekrab It’s always so hard to compare colours in different photos from different cameras, at differen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pM

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MatthewBevan Channel Tunnel closed twitter.com/PaulBrandITV/s…

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@cafuego @kattekrab It’s the non-flight (head or body) feather of some bird that looks red in that part. Fluffy dow..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…27

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@cameronwilson Happy birthday. :) Are you a cat person or a dog person? What was the name of the first cat or dog that you had as a pet?

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Further alleged plans may be found in the Weekly Wrap, along with a big photograph of a little feather. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Mon plan: Slow start; organisational tasks; pretend to poke at some writing; 1615 back maintenance, Darlinghurst; d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…P6

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jrw99uk The great conjunction. Jupiter and Saturn. Taken at 17:20 20/12/2020 N. Dorset. UK. @sarahcruddas pic.twitter.com/Gux4m80rwc

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DylanLathrop in the future, there will be no more restaurants, just influencer branded food that’s shipped out of ghost kitchens..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rA

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stevesilberman This! pic.twitter.com/hTRnY6TnO8

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@nphair No, but then I haven’t bought anyone a present. My countdown is purely a public service.

(Christmas hasn’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KK

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For what it’s worth I ended up making podcast yesterday. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@elronxenu Even middle managers need a superhero. :)

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christapeterso There is so much here pic.twitter.com/BRIXeKRs5H

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In Sydney the Great Sog continues for another day, although it looks like there will be a break on Wednesday. pic.twitter.com/aJO7pOdWV2

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@dfpiii @PodcastName Somehow this makes it even more wonderful.

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It’s 4 days until Christmas.

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Monday. The auditors are paying close attention to your fashion choices. Monday.

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