Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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January 27th, 2021

@CosmicRami Oh that’s much easier, I imagine, because if we just smoosh everything up over time it’ll all just sort itself out.

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@CosmicRami So we have a choice. We can launch rich old white men into the Sun, but that’s a huge delta-v and will..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G4

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“Space tourists paying $71m each to be first all-private International Space Station crew”
abc.net.au/news/2021-01-2…

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@alexkidman @snurb_dot_info I’m not sure that I needed to remember this.

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trouteyes Preraphaelite girls
laze around the inside
around the inside
around the inside pic.twitter.com/Un0PsqpORv

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@trentyarwood @zdnetaustralia Thanks, Trent. I’ve been meaning to do it for a while and finally got to it. Those fe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WI

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NewtonMark There’s actually quite a lot of modern policing that boils down to phrenology. They’ve formalised it by calling it..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2u

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@SuperCroup This is just one of the things you can do down the back of an aircraft.

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24 HOURS FROM NOW: The third pilot of “The 8pm Quiz” live at 8pm AEDT Thursday. Pass it on.youtube.com/watch?v=C4M56Q…..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vO

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@noreasonspec @CptHollingworth @snurb_dot_info Yep, congratulations Axel, you are all spiderlings now.

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@CptHollingworth @snurb_dot_info Hurrah! Golden orb weavers are cool. Unless you stumble into a massive series of t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yj

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You don’t need to understand Japanese to know, yes, we’ve all been here. (17 seconds) youtube.com/watch?v=U7A6w0…

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klightowler CIA tells retired personnel to refrain from working for foreign governments bit.ly/3sXXLQt

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Hey Critter Twitter, can you help @snurb_dot_info here? twitter.com/snurb_dot_info…

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DrEricDing 2) It’s as if New Zealand 🇳🇿 PM knew something about ICUs and cared if people lived… amazing eh? twitter.com/drericding/sta…

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@EB685309 @akira100p And with many other devices too. Love his work because it’s just so daggy.

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jsspcr1 Pals who do SW: please do not contact this person.

I believe you will not be portrayed fairly & accurately. pic.twitter.com/JcRvkxXEhN

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I see that @akira100p has got himself a lint roller.

AKIRA100% Lint Roller / アキラ100%『コロコロ』 youtube.com/watch?v=vnVAId…

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BennettArron So here’s a fun trick. If you are in a WhatsApp Group, just write:
*Bennett has left the group* (except, use your..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GR

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Also, all the stuff about Sir George Stewart Mackenzie and Lord Glenelg and convicts and phrenology is fascinating.

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2. “Predictive policing algorithms are racist. They need to be dismantled” by @strwbilly technologyreview.com/2020/07/17/100…

T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mf

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Two of the articles I cited are solid features which I recommend reading.

1. “From facial recognition, to predicti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…80

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stilgherrian Me at @zdnetaustralia: “Predictive policing is just racist 21st century cyber-phrenology” zdnet.com/article/predic… T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oo

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ShaunRatcliff @SHamiltonian imagine that thinking saving money is the most important thing to do in a pandemic of this nature

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SHamiltonian We never knew which would work, or what the logistical challenges would be. So we should have hedged our bets and o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PI

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SHamiltonian Australia’s vaccine failure is simple. The government decided only to purchase one candidate from each technology…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…64

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ryanbeckwith At word 3 you’re bored at word 6 your ears perk up at word 11 your mind is blown twitter.com/ABC7NY/status/…

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“Every Single Scandinavian Crime Drama” in 36 seconds lol. youtube.com/watch?v=I-OOpZ…

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_BertHandsome Beautiful. Like a BMW wrapped around a tree after you binned it weirdly on the gentlest of bends. pic.twitter.com/tkA1v5Z1jT

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camillard My best friend who has only dated girls since we were teens said after pandemic she wants to date a guy and I told..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…A1

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steve_vladeck Oxford commas matter. twitter.com/rudygiuliani/s…

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“Surely I can’t be the only ambivalent Australian republican?” asks @redrabbleroz, and yeah this is well worth read..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cq

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@speechleyish That’d be down to the humidity I guess.

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“Anatomy of our battle against COVID-19” abc.net.au/news/2021-01-2… This is an astounding visualisation. pic.twitter.com/qQPwu8RIlm

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dobes What if the free market was the friends we made along the way??

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“Mating Dance of the Puffin” youtube.com/watch?v=oGdVSv…

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@andnowsheisnot They’re easy enough to self-administer. I don’t know what the plan is, but I can’t even remember th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XA

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MarcFennell @SBS BTW - Come join me on the show! I wanna quiz you :) sbs.com.au/guide/apply-no…

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MarcFennell Name: Marc Fennell
Occupation: New host of Mastermind on @SBS
Specialty Subject: Smizing so hard you burst a vein…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pK

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@garthk Although then you’d find out why margins exist. :)

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@garthk So… you could do the on-selling in 10-count bags?

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“Anthropologists Unable To Identify What Aussie Proud Boys In American Sportswear Are Proud Of” betootaadvocate.com/breaking-news/…

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awelder This man was in parliament for a quarter of a century. He worked with our country’s leaders in all fields and was a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…27

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@indiescribe Well exactly. And all manner of chronic health conditions require all manner of tests. An anal swap is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vT

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@ilwombato That does seem to be the logic, yes.

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Related: “Toxic masculinity is preventing some men from wiping their bums properly” metro.co.uk/2017/10/29/tox…

Should..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pS

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Meh. Anal swabs are way less uncomfortable than those throat and nose things, and quite a few of us do our own four..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VN

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TheCaseyFung And you can find it here in The Times archives.

thetimes.co.uk/archive/articl… twitter.com/TomDCRoberts/s…

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@BR3NDA @StephanieCarvin You had me at “lacking transparency for no good reason”. :)

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I like this a lot. “Do You Floss?” by @MrMichaelSpicer. youtube.com/watch?v=lPDTYb…

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True beauty can always be found on Sydney’s North Shore. twitter.com/mike_boyd/stat…

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@BR3NDA @StephanieCarvin Yeah as always there’s a lot of magical thinking congealing around a sensible core.

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@BR3NDA @StephanieCarvin The 15% is the easy bit. Should I ask about the birthday cake? ;) youtube.com/watch?v=a11EGk…

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@oberonsghost @zdnetaustralia There’s already a lot of it happening. “This (usually black or brown) kid is more lik..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zB

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@TimdeSousa @MsLods @StephanieCarvin And to be clear, I’m aware that we’re talking about two very different things..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yw

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@TimdeSousa @MsLods @StephanieCarvin By complete coincidence, this was published just moments ago lol. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Me at @zdnetaustralia: “Predictive policing is just racist 21st century cyber-phrenology” zdnet.com/article/predic… T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oo

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@TimdeSousa Thanks, Tim. :) Poking the bear does often produce results!

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “What’s with the hold-up with the Pfizer vaccine?” pca.st/xu3p5hbl

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cameronwilson The Future Fund should buy GameSpot stock, can’t be worse than their Quibi investment

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@allrite I hope not. But I know they will.

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@StephanieCarvin Any old laws, is the ultimate goal. Algorithmic justice!

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Just booked for this on 2 Feb: “Future Law - Rules As Code - Writing Laws That Computers Understand”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DB

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Story filed for @zdnetaustralia. It contains “an engine of unlimited improving power” and atrocities.

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Getting into the guts of this plan. Back in a couple hours. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@SuperCroup Ah yeah I’ve heard about that sort of thing. :( You certainly have my sympathy of that one.

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@SuperCroup Correct. Why, have you done it? By accident or for the high-end pain killers?

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ok_girlfriend cannibalism pic.twitter.com/y1l6Ujzqwh

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awelder Spoiler: either that, or he’s just blowing smoke again twitter.com/couriermail/st…

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stephenjolly99 Bullshit.
I was there. These flogs were drunk and being obnoxious and racist to staff and customers.
One of them sh..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UE

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I think it’s important to understand how value is calculated in modern society. twitter.com/donmoyn/status…

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NewtonMark Josh probably should have a good heart-to-heart with his co-workers about that. twitter.com/GuardianAus/st…

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“Australian government ordered to pay 1,300 asylum seekers whose details were exposed” theguardian.com/australia-news…

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Serrels 8YO: “Did you know there are different types of Minecraft dungeons?”

Son, I don’t know or give a single shit about Minecraft dungeons.

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“The [US] National Academy of Sciences is presenting its 2021 Public Welfare Medal to scientist, physician, and pub..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Np

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meadea Breaking: Businesswoman called ‘feminist cretin’ by AFR journalist Joe Aston wins $280,000 in defamation case theguardian.com/media/2021/jan…

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cathywilcox1 This is exquisite. twitter.com/newyorker/stat…

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@GrogsGamut I’m doing just that, even though I was actually working yesterday. Weird.

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I don’t want this tweet to be lost in my morning arseing about, though maybe he would have appreciated that.

Grae..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o1

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TIL that Kevin Andrews is still alive. twitter.com/MayneReport/st…

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Yes, the third and final pilot episode of “The 8pm Quiz” is tomorrow night. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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cameronwilson @bencjenkins if you’d told me in 2015 that in 6 years the prime minister would be a largely reviled, politically im..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…a5

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Wed plan: Finish story for @zdnetaustralia; certain administrivia; either do some more administrivia or start think..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EW

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wolfcat And if anyone wants the report head to twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rb

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@matkertesz Mr Jones started it. That’s my story and I’m sticking to it.

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cameronwilson i had to google this to make sure this is real (it is) twitter.com/bencjenkins/st…

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In the Blue Mountains the Great Sog has returned for another week. pic.twitter.com/e1pkJrDkVw

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DeaconBlues0 Stephen Colbert: not impeaching Trump because he is out of office is like setting Jeffery Dahmer free because he is full.

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Farewell to one of the industry’s more delightful madmen.

“Vale Graeme Philipson, a great Australian IT journalist..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kq

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Wednesday. Is your favourite colour left-handed or right-handed? Consider this carefully. Wednesday.

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