Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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January 2021

paulwallbank Listening to QAnon believers saying they won’t committ to exact dates for events leads me to think they’d be perfec..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yb

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@D_Keating @kels_316 The most amusing one for me is that some British Army units still keep that older spelling.

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Leo_Puglisi6 Poor ol Gladys - the stress of the pandemic is finally getting to her. pic.twitter.com/vGc47sjhuJ

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kels_316 the old Clorox Twofor twitter.com/twcau/status/1…

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@D_Keating @kels_316 No, it’s just an older spelling. Also the word “judgement” is spelled so except when talking about a legal “judgment”.

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@alexkidman I mean I can see how that would work…

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COVID19NearMeAU 🔗 Official source: healthywa.wa.gov.au/Articles/A_E/C…

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COVID19NearMeAU COVID-19 Near Me updated with new locations from @WAHealth (31 Jan 4:20pm AWST):

➕New location: Perth Arena Conven..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pu

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@JohnBirmingham @JustJimWillDo @damonayoung Nevertheless, I’m continuing to believe that Putin is in fact the owner..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9h

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@Bluesoulreggae @johnmcternan @ApostrophePong @dobes You’re making the mistake of thinking I care what you think.

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shauncrowe Every time I remember this message Eric Abetz transmitted to our nearest solar system I cry with laughter. pic.twitter.com/g9yE1CX75a

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@zzap Lol nah, these are for a dog friend who I see every couple of weeks. He always gets a treat from me.

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@steampowerednet I’m sticking with my original comment. :)

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What is unnatural pork? Why would there be gluten in a pig? pic.twitter.com/guj5b8qygO

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NeerajKA they are really fuckin these snails up pic.twitter.com/08JxylKYA9

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stilgherrian If you missed any of the pilot episodes of “The 8pm Quiz” you can find them on this playlist…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…70

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gathara The ICC has proposed a network of camps it calls “The Pipeline” where highly-radicalized, hardcore, far-w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Y3

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yokoonobot Let’s not let the concept of mince pies opress us.

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pv_reynolds the source of all energy in the universe: twitter.com/ddoniolvalcroz…

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IT’S THE FUTURE OF THE INTERNET! twitter.com/jxeeno/status/…

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@jxeeno How is it even in Australia?

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roweafr jobkeeper joyride @FinancialReview pic.twitter.com/4CxPqxABJN

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oliverdarcy Former QAnon believer to @andersoncooper: “I apologize for thinking that you ate babies” pic.twitter.com/IcVIwpYykd

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NEW BLOG POST: “Week Wrap 557: Cyberpolicing, quizzing, and nostalgia for the Beforetimes” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/55…..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qf

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vanOnselenP Tough day for Kevin Andrew’s losing preselection today. 30 years into his five year plan for the electorate of Menz..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7t

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rhysam Only Reddit can save shares in Grecian 2000 now. twitter.com/phillipcoorey/…

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@AusSyndicialist He issued a statement when the Report came out, apparently. I haven’t bothered looking for it.

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Masters degree in international relations from Cambridge. Head prefect at Ringwood Secondary School. au.linkedin.com/in/keith-wolah…

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Barrister Keith Wolahan … Afghanistan veteran … former special forces soldier … 43yo … “moderate group in t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cu

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A number of people are asking me this question. It’s an interesting question. I have no insight into the potential..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…b5

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@fictillius Aren’t random events a fucker. :)

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@munin I am sorry that such a thing is all but impossible in your nation.

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@munin Yes, we get alerts about the individual locations where a COVID-positive person has been with dates and time..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…N8

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People of Western Australia! Get into this. It’s handy. But don’t get obsessive. twitter.com/COVID19NearMeA…

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COVID19NearMeAU COVID-19 Near Me is now available in Western Australia based on location data from @WAHealth (31 Jan 1:00pm AWST):..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mZ

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I would like to think that it’s not at all the same thing. twitter.com/deanog/status/…

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@s3_gunzel Don’t they have their own homes to go to?

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Thank you, NSW Health, but why the hell would I want 30 people in my house?

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@johnb78 @NewtonMark And that should shutter the argument.

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Tweet 1 of 2, for C programmers. twitter.com/0xadr1an/statu…

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dsquareddigest No it isn’t no it isn’t and no it isn’t twitter.com/chamath/status…

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@SuperCroup I mean the AU original. Sigh. Tying is HARD.

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@YvonneAdele @Ben_Shute Oddly enough, whenI first saw them the black one was bored as and has its chin on the floor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GJ

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@SuperCroup Oh lovely. :) I took the (over-)acting as a valid directorial choice, but yes it’s more so than the US..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SP

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I had to add that quote, otherwise I know I’d get all the ‘splainers in the replies because some cunts just can’t help themselves.

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Why are chimpanzees sending so much email?

(“Although bonobos are not a subspecies of chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VV

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@AndrewRJamieson Lol it’s not posh, it’s traveling for purposes other than “business” or “pleasure”.

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Oh, if you mention this tweet in your interview you’re bound to get the job. twitter.com/NSWHealth/stat…

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@GrogsGamut @coldsnacks @Picketer A year ago we taste-tested these, comparing them to the actual food…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9n

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Reminder to everyone on Twitter who’s learned all about epidemiology these last few months and has been Expressing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qs

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parlertakes Do your own research. pic.twitter.com/SdPFRH0Gs8

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@AndrewRJamieson Yep. Thanks. Already a correction later in the thread. It’s been a long time since I used an ESTA.

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dunderment People in TV shows sitting up in bed googling things on their laptops. What’s wrong with them? Why aren’t they loun..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1v

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Oh right, they DO send out ESTA expiry notices now. Here’s what a real one looks like. Thanks, Cameron. twitter.com/heycam/status/…

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There are so many things to love* about the US immigration system, but the things I do love is that all the documen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sV

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They especially don’t send them to people who have, you know, a visa lol. pic.twitter.com/bpH9INBfQt

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SCAM ALERT: This is not a thing. The US State Department does not email you when your ESTA* no-visa entry permit is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…62

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@chuqtas @ApostrophePong @johnmcternan @dobes Ah, it’s in Oak Park, Illinois, which does not surprise me. And it’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9I

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Oh this is beautiful! @ApostrophePong @johnmcternan @dobes and all fans of brutalism. twitter.com/twcau/status/1…

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GalwayPlayer What a shot by Qugas Gediminas Mikus…. wow pic.twitter.com/EPA55YUb2W

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yokoonobot Imagine you’re the King of Peterborough. What laws would you revoke?

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@_BertHandsome @kels_316 WHAT WAS THAT? YOU’LL HAVE TO SPEAK UP.

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@kels_316 @_BertHandsome It took me several experiences before I learned not to call out people for having stupid names, I’m that dumb.

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HistoryMuppet In 1995, Kermit the Frog had his own cologne released called Amphibia, and it was available exclusively at Blooming..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cQ

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Maybe this is why they gave Margaret court an AC. twitter.com/RealTimeWWII/s…

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JamColley This is the funniest lede I have read in a long time pic.twitter.com/T3cjZ429hh

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If you missed any of the pilot episodes of “The 8pm Quiz” you can find them on this playlist…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…70

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stilgherrian I mean it’s basically this. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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stilgherrian NEW BLOG POST: “Why I’m moving off WhatsApp to Signal and Telegram” stilgherrian.com/essay/moving-o… pic.twitter.com/cwmTaEZpdm

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Me at @zdnetaustralia Wednesday: “Predictive policing is just racist 21st century cyber-phrenology”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rd

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Sun plan: A lazy day indoors, mostly, while the soggy day continues outside; ponder the month ahead, eventually; We..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sb

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@IanKath @purserj @dobes @ApostrophePong The cowards won’t open the window properly though.

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@Manic_Henry Yeah Rain Parrot says it’s dry, but mate no we are literally INSIDE THE CLOUD and the humidity is 100%. pic.twitter.com/IqNTwQHJ6h

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In the Blue Mountains the Great Sog continues for another day. pic.twitter.com/2RfJcamDHN

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Sunday. Your preferred direction is downhill. Your preferred taste is blue. Sunday.

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hugoandalice Unlike the NYT, Vanity Fair once again tells the truth 🤷🏼‍♀️ pic.twitter.com/wErBCTxj8g

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OnlyInBOS There’s someone outside South Station and the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston holding a cross and yelling, “Bless th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Eb

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@_midofo_ @bunjaree Lol that’s literally my last tweet. :)

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Oh look, yet another new @akira100p!

AKIRA100% Tray Juggling / アキラ100%『お盆ジャグリング
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yokoonobot It’s Heimir Hallgrimsson awareness hour. Please consider Heimir Hallgrimsson for the next 60 minutes.

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Random dogs at the shops earlier today. pic.twitter.com/adoV9Wss5Z

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NEW BLOG POST: “Why I’m moving off WhatsApp to Signal and Telegram” stilgherrian.com/essay/moving-o… pic.twitter.com/cwmTaEZpdm

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amgsmith It’s Saturday. Everyone is at Bunnings. pic.twitter.com/nkxZUrmbSY

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@GemmaTognini Also yes, it’s a daft take. The states are who did all the damn work here. Was it perfect? Of course..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Y7

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It would seem that @GemmaTognini failed to grasp what the word “novel” means in the phrase “novel coronavirus”. The..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mt

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@agunn I haven’t bothered checking how Google lists this stuff for Android, if at all, but I imagine the Android an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S5

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Anyway I put this together because I’ve got a blog post coming shortly, so I can point to it when I tell all my fri..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IF

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Also, there’s this, about processing your WhatsApp archives into a readable form. It was written before Telegram ad..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cj

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I also note that Telegram can now import a WhatsApp archive, so you can transfer your messages across. I don’t thin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4V

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By comparison, here’s those for iMessage, Signal, and Telegram.

Signal only has your phone number. Telegram has sl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kG

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I’ve stuck all the images over here in both PNG and JPEG. The JPEGs are much smaller. drive.google.com/drive/folders/…

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Actually this one at 1200 x 6467 pixels is probably just fine. pic.twitter.com/t88Gom8CfM

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Here’s a link to the full image, should you want a readable version. It’s 2700 x 14550 pixels. drive.google.com/file/d/1lPtVkZ…

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Inspired by this Forbes article “WhatsApp Beaten By Apple’s New iMessage Privacy Update” forbes.com/sites/zakdoffm… I’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GM

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@larz In other people, yes. :)

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@larz Lol I’m just too lazy to be corrupt.

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“Australia is out of the top ten in global anti-corruption rankings — why?”theconversation.com/australia-is-o…u

Is it because.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YSV

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He can fall my way any time he likes. twitter.com/Draculasswife/…

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“Younger than Biden” isn’t where I’d set the bar, @PhillipAdams_1 lol.

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Or can we perhaps look thew the future rather than to the past, and find some smart younger people with broader per..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4D

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PhillipAdams_1 Can Labor parachute Keating into a safe seat? He’s only 77. Younger than Biden

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NewtonMark $partner just called Jaycar, “like Spotlight, but for nerds,” and I feel mortally wounded.

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yokoonobot CHAIRS. CHANGE. EVERYTHING.

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“Here is a single completely incorrect ‘fact’ about Australia which I got from somewhere. In this paper I will desc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1C

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@SuperCroup Alas the ABC doesn’t have the original AU series on iView at the moment, nor does Netflix. But I see th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…K8

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I’m quite enjoying @samishah doing the Gadfly column in @SatPaper these last two weeks. thesaturdaypaper.com.au/opinion/diary/…

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@SuperCroup Anyway I’d be very interested to hear Adrian’s take on it. I assume he’d be coming to the characters cold?

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@_midofo_ @SatPaper Yeah I might email a complaint through to the editor.

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@SuperCroup Yep, Mandarin with subtitles. There’s also some Chinese text which I assume is just the characters bein..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4l

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@ApostrophePong @dobes @purserj I can’t, no. And this is a large part of the problem. :P

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@ApostrophePong @dobes @purserj I’m trying to figure out how to explain to the currawongs that they need to come do..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…At

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@juhasaarinen @SatPaper Not bad. I thought this week’s was a bit difficult.

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Given that everyone on Twitter is now an epidemiologist I reckon you should all apply for this job. jobs.health.nsw.gov.au/jobs/covid-19-…

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AnarchyCoo PFFF PFFF. WHO REFUSES TO SUBMIT IS LABELLED QUEER AND DECRIED AS A DISTURBING ELEMENT IN THE COMFORTABLE STAGNANCY..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…O7

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I only got 4/10 in the @SatPaper quiz today and I am ashamed. thesaturdaypaper.com.au/quiz/2021/01/30

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seamus HARSH WRITING ADVICE: If you don’t stop forgetting that a company is singular then I’m going to come round to your..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tq

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Class A trolling. Thank you, Finland. twitter.com/Reuters/status…

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HEY HOW LONG HAS IT BEEN SINCE YOU CLEANED YOUR REFRIGERATOR IS IT LESS THAN 10 MINUTES AGO NO IT IS NOT YOU FILTHY PEOPLE.

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@adamantium_wang Six-digit postcodes lack the rhythm though. :)

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@sfmnemonic @NewtonMark @dobes @RealNickHodge How could you even think such crazy thoughts, Mike? :)

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@LusciousLani Still, what a lovely-looking old thing.

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@lindamciver @rgmerk Anyway I’m interested to see how they handle the rest of the stories, especially when 1920s Sh..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xz

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@lindamciver @rgmerk Thanks for that. It’s clear, then, that this CN production started with the AU TV series not t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…C7

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@RealNickHodge Yeah I just spotted it. I am a goose.

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Also, 1920s Shanghai I mean. I don’t know what the hell happened in this tweet. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@rgmerk I haven’t read the books either, so I can’t compare, but the AU series certainly at least hints at it. WW1..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EA

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I assume you’ve heard of this, @oberonsghost? First 30 x 45 mins eps (in pairs, so 15 x 90 mins stories) on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dE

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@LusciousLani Yep, that’ll do the trick. Also, isn’t Esme such a name from its time! :)

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Also, the sets and costumes are just fantastic. Also, East Asian fight scenes. :)

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Some viewers will complain that Miss Su Wen Li isn’t as edgy as Lady Phryne Fisher, but this is set in the context..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bd

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Last night I watched the first eps of “Miss S”, a Chinese version of “Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries”, and it’s goo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…60

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@LusciousLani Won’t be long now. :) The cockatoos in Katoomba are used to the tourists so they’ll get very keen. pic.twitter.com/6C6doKJ7JA

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@NewtonMark @dobes @RealNickHodge Just slightly. Also, I should’ve tagged @sfmnemonic in this, because it’s such a gorgeous example.

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panoparker Today I learned that aggressive baby goats have to wear horn noodles to avoid hurting each other pic.twitter.com/NokkoQd2xn

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@irisherself My pleasure, though I really should’ve said it was me being languid not the day. Oh wait, no, if you c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…b8

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@marcuskelson Yes, I really much get some exercise happening.

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@BenjaminNelan Not as a phone, as in talking, though I have heard people do that. Which is worrying.

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@dinget @HappySinger @NewtonMark Yep, assuming the truck is what it is, that strikes me as good value.

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