Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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March 6th, 2021

Histreepix During a fire drill, workers descend the fire escape from the Moon. Turin, 1932. pic.twitter.com/LSn86xz40V

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“It sounded like a bucket of snails being tipped down a well.” Sheer poetry! twitter.com/fesshole/statu…

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yokoonobot Explain how a goat smells to Kenny Loggins

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Check for swimming pool for snakes. twitter.com/gavin_jd_smith…

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@jeamland He’s worried about the new five strikes rule. abc.net.au/news/2021-03-0…

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New from @MisterABK: “Every Single Spaghetti Western” youtube.com/watch?v=mwn4Bl…

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@MrMichaelSpicer Wait. Apparently this guy is not a pathetic relief teacher, but the Chancellor of the Exchequer. H..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Te

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New from @MrMichaelSpicer, “The Room Next Door - Rishi Sunak is a Coke Addict” youtube.com/watch?v=Hnj7lk…

Yes, I too..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mM

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Mall robots will never survive the attention of children. twitter.com/CarolineWazer/…

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@dobes I am familiar with Toronto’s Ford regime.

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@garthk @carolduncan Btw which is “this end of town”?

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slamup Trades Hall. Lol! pic.twitter.com/55RnFmpN0y

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@jrhennessy @jxeeno How can you be a proper journalist if you’re not immediately shocked or stunned by things?

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@dobes I’d avoid the news completely if I were you.

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Ruth_A_Buzzi Someone asked how much I usually spend on a bottle of wine. I don’t know; half an hour?

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@CptHollingworth “The Triffids move slower than molasses, and their slithering is accompanied by a sound effect aki..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bC

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@CptHollingworth Isn’t it a sort of wooden clattering sound?

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And now I have just seen these two tweets together and my brain is having trouble with the juxtaposition.

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@erstkate Finally, a use for Clubhouse.

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DavidParis Gotta feel a bit disappointed for Uhlmann. Thought he had the worst take of the week sewn up, then Hildebrand storm..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1R

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snurb_dot_info Seems to me that ‘floating ship’ doesn’t quite do this story justice.

Seeing as floating is, you know, in the bas..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zh

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This thread is definitely a thing. twitter.com/RavinaRawal/st…

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GordyPls Let’s check in on Clubhou- twitter.com/ravinarawal/st…

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kcarruthers Interns! twitter.com/0xtosh/status/…

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@DavidFeng @BaldingsWorld Well I’m catching the to Newcastle tomorrow, and it won’t even be a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3I

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@DavidFeng @BaldingsWorld I do have a visa for The America but I don’t see my self going there any time soon.

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@skwashd @mvyrmnd @officialdimsim Also very @dobes and @purserj. Do not leave the jerkbird alone with cans.

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NewtonMark If you’re after a cheap airplane, Soar Aviation went into liquidation, and their entire fleet of over 50 aircraft i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BJ

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@SMinney You mean: “Mountain man’s magpie militia mayhem.”

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@CosmicRami I reckon the magpies would be better than the monkeys too.

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Anyway in days to come I’ll get things set up to take a video of all this, recruiting one of the @bunjaree dwellers to assist.

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Mind you, this accuracy will come as no surprise to anyone who has (a) grown up with Australian magpies or (b) seen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ia

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All 12 members of my magnificent Magpie Army came down this morning. I was too busy feeding them to get a photo of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bs

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yourpalchauncey IDEA: “salt daddies” older men who do not support you financially but will pitch in cyber bullying anyone who upsets you online

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SatPaper This week’s cartoon, by @jonkudelka..satpa.pe/carto77124JV

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ron_eisele 6 March 1937. Birth of Valentina Vladimirovna Tereshkova, Soviet pilot and cosmonaut, first woman in space. pic.twitter.com/THUxtzoOnS

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Checking in with David Lynch for today’s (yesterday’s) number. youtube.com/watch?v=PrYHUJ…

Hey @ApostrophePong..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZC

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expectproblems How to use social media correctly: twitter.com/HJBenjamin/sta…

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glengyron Political journalists: The people are so disengaged from politics! They don’t care!

Political journalists: The pe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9J

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whereisdaz Yeah the boys. It’s getting a bit testerical over at The Oz pic.twitter.com/U2KCzaCjtZ

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@NanoRaptor That’s delightful. Can you remember what you thought “labor” meant, if anything?

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Here’s a bit of that thread from the other day, where I spoke about a thing I did for ABC Radio back in the day. Ev..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xp

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You also need to know current cultural issues, for example that playing in empty venues is about the pandemic respo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qb

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Here’s an example of that “cultural literacy” thing I mentioned the other day. To understand this headline, you hav..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…T3

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JohnBirmingham “Morrisons’ instincts lead him to do nothing, because he is neither a leader nor a brave man. But the crisis of thi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yr

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@paulwallbank @R_Chirgwin Well I’ll be away for a few days from tomorrow so we can run some tests.

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@R_Chirgwin It’s amazing what happens when you chuck out the dead panels, replace them with working ones, and tune..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lY

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Lol. A press release just received, yes on Saturday morning, basically says oh yeah our company supports LGBTQIA+ c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…75

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@sleepingdingo @zdnetaustralia Thanks. :) I’d felt that the essence of it had been lost in the dramas about Faceboo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5e

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@croydoncathy Thanks. It’s certainly beautiful if rather slow. I’ll have good company and a Mission.

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Further ahead:
Sun = Train to Sydney then Newcastle
Mon = Explore Newcastle
Tue = Record podcast etc
Wed = Train to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ag

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Sat plan: It’s an indoors day, mostly about reading and a few minor chores, but later in the day I’ll do some writi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xb

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CAFinUS Poop happens. Pay attention. twitter.com/ottawahealth/s…

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@jpwarren @zdnetaustralia I have already run yesterday’s audio through a transcription service, but yes there were..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…v0

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@jpwarren @zdnetaustralia I’m looking at the Online Safety Bill again today, for a piece for Monday. That’ll cheer me up.

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@kels_316 @cameronwilson Wow that’s even worse than the words they used.

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@kels_316 @cameronwilson Yeah look I’ve run that theory past my commissioning editors and they said bad words at me.

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I never knew Adam Creighfish was from Marseilles. twitter.com/StearnsLab/sta…

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@jpwarren @zdnetaustralia Maybe we need more fish, because there’s a lot to be angry about.

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@joannejacobs It is indeed a lovely say for a walk, though I promised myself I’d write a thing today. Plenty of wal..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4L

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@jonoabroad This is either a heartwarming Disney movie or very illegal.

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stilgherrian Hello I am in this podcast and you may listen to it completely free of monetary charge or loss of dignity. twitter.com/VerticalHoldAU…

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stilgherrian Me at @zdnetaustralia: “Australia”s news media bargaining code is a form of ransomware, and someone paid up”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wg

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@jonoxer @developerjack @voltagex Ah yes, the other day I had to explain the difference between Wes-P and Akira 100..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EV

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Viss wanna feel old?
kids on imgur have ‘just discovered’ weird al. pic.twitter.com/2sXXc0HbqM

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It’s a grey day in the Blue Mountains today. pic.twitter.com/H4sSPEQOJd

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Saturday. It keeps curling up at the edges, but sooner or later you will realise why you are causing it. No one dou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kw

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