Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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March 18th, 2021

OK, that’s enough for Thursday. I have an early start tomorrow. Please try to be not stupid.

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@swearyanthony @JustJimWillDo I think these guys are getting used to me not being there every day. But they’re grow..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m1

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@swearyanthony @JustJimWillDo This morning this lot had chopped up pork fat (mostly) from the Chirgwin roast the ot..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yr

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stilgherrian And here’s some of the video. “Magpie Army 001: Feeding Time” (1m25s) youtube.com/watch?v=MD0Vu9… Not bad, given it’s j..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pn

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stilgherrian This morning I shot some video of my magnificent Magpie Army having breakfast. Here’s a couple of frame grabs. pic.twitter.com/J2yfwHVTgp

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@JustJimWillDo A couple of them now try to predict the throw and launch themselves on some cue from my eyes.

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@JustJimWillDo They’re incredibly accurate at catching thrown objects in mid-air. Not shown in that cut, the two or..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6u

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johnthelutheran Yes I know it’s childish of me but I just couldn’t help myself. pic.twitter.com/RypowmWnCi

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@Arnie0909 Goddammit I keep getting those two films jumbled as well.

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@_midofo_ @ReeB_73 Hahahaha I don’t remember that. But yes I must get up your way some time.

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@ReeB_73 @_midofo_ Another possibility is that they needed a version of the song that could be cut to 15, 30, and 6..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IH

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@ReeB_73 @_midofo_ I’ve only skimmed that, but it looks like the ad agency wanted to use slightly different wording..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qy

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@_midofo_ @ReeB_73 But to go back to the previous point, you can usually perform a song just by playing the publish..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7G

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@_midofo_ @ReeB_73 The songwriting/publishing bit can often be the more lucrative, because the songwriters get a cu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ms

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@_midofo_ @ReeB_73 Yep, the rights to the song as written is usually held by a music publisher. Pretty much anyone..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fg

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@ReeB_73 @_midofo_ I am happy to bore you with a discussion of rights management in the music industry. :)

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@ReeB_73 @_midofo_ It may not have been available? For use in an advert you need the artist’s approval.

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@dawnstarau It’s only quality stuff for me!

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@phonakins @HappySinger @drunkenmadman @patstokes I think “puce” would be an excellent trigger word and I’ve put it in the running sheet.

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@janes_cooper Well your guess would be both wrong and stupid. A negative comment about party A is not support for p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sH

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@drunkenmadman @HappySinger @patstokes I mean if it’s exactly that, sure. I will accept variants. Any long phrase t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YU

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@HappySinger @drunkenmadman @patstokes Anyway, you now have a free trigger word. It could be, say, “teapots”.

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@HappySinger @drunkenmadman @patstokes Wow that’s a bloody good teaser. I’d listen to that.

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@jsleeio Probably not, since I’m not really sure what he looks like.

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@HappySinger @patstokes It is a word that I usually combine with other people’s trigger words and I say “OK, let’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1T

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@HappySinger @patstokes To encourage you, I’ll give you one free trigger word to throw into tomorrow’s podcast.

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@HappySinger @patstokes Well this is excellent news, though IU meant in my spreadsheet of people who’ve bought trigger words. :)

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chaser Linda Reynolds defends former staffer saying people misinterpreted ‘meth-head cunt’ chaser.com.au/national/linda…

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Complex Pennsylvania mother arrested after allegedly harassing daughter’s cheerleading rivals with deepfakes, making it see..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AC

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@HappySinger @patstokes Are you in my list? Do I owe you trigger words?

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@kevthecamel There’s never a shortage of arsehats.

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@sylmobile @patstokes The spreadsheet says you have one trigger word and a bit extra, so I’ll allow the anagram. Thank you.

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Bowenchris I know you’ll be shocked.

The Auditor-General has slammed Shady Angus Taylor’s management of his ridiculous idea o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kk

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@patstokes I’m throwing this into the mix because it’s just so stupid. twitter.com/verge/status/1…

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ANZ_Research While ‘the market’ can often get pricing right, the last decade shows that it often overestimates the future cash r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zP

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@patstokes I’ve found that people overthink their TRIGGER WORDS or CONVERSATION TOPICS. You could throw almost any..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1Z

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Tomorrow I’m recording an episode with @patstokes, so if you’re a podcast supporter with TRIGGER WORDS or a CONVERS..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wy

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So, following up the lack of “The 8pm Quiz” tonight, maybe I can tell you about the podcast instead. There’s the po..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UZ

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emollick Scientists have also successfully built logic gates by using swarms of soldier crabs. It takes about 80 🦀 to operat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IJ

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Patrick_Wyman Would you say you’re looking for some “Lebensraum” twitter.com/abughazalehkat…

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@ApostrophePong Bugger indeed! Sorry, I just had too much going on.

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stilgherrian ICYMI, sorry for the late notice, but I’m pushing back tonight’s episode of “The 8pm Quiz” to next Thursday night. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@kathy_skidmore1 I haven’t, but I’ll remember it now.

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@SuperCroup It’s smaller than I’d imagined. (A sentence that is useful in a variety of circumstances.)

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@kyhwana @R_Chirgwin Yep, the UV cuts straight thru the cloud. It’s marvellous.

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@stufromoz Yeah I’m across that episode. Sigh.

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@kels_316 At least they kinda identify themselves pretty early on in the conversation.

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@ES_Tweeting You seem nice. Would you like a cuddle? Maybe a cuddle and a choccy biscuit?

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ICYMI, sorry for the late notice, but I’m pushing back tonight’s episode of “The 8pm Quiz” to next Thursday night. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@JohnBirmingham This kind of heroism calls for a martini.

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Mayor Steve Christou votes AGAINST saying “racism is not welcome”. What an arsehat. twitter.com/naamanzhou/sta…

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chaser Consent app pulled from app store after bug found where confused users all pressed yes when asked if government ministers can get fucked

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bgosford Black-breasted Buzzard wing. Napperby Creek, Tanami Desert NT. 2006. pic.twitter.com/RFa0FMXKiD

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@oberonsghost Perhaps. I dunno. I must people like that immediately. They rarely have anything useful to contribute.

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@snipeyhead Western culture is being destroyed at an alarming rate.

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BennettArron Two women have become pregnant after having the AstraZenica vaccine.

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Mute early, mute often.

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The more I think about it, the more stupid and pathetic it seems.

“The student was accosted by men as she left her..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tW

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So far there have been two men who think that me saying that men invented the “app for sexual consent” concept some..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AY

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@KrikSteven Would you like a cuddle? Maybe a cuddle and a choccy biscuit?

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@ES_Tweeting It’s a concept that has been proposed by many men over time, and “men” is the plural of “man”. Only a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aS

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@KrikSteven It’s a concept that has been proposed by many men over time, and “men” is the plural of “man”. Only a f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pt

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And here’s some of the video. “Magpie Army 001: Feeding Time” (1m25s) youtube.com/watch?v=MD0Vu9… Not bad, given it’s j..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pn

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@davidanissen “Just one thing” that I’m going to mention for now.

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WoodyZuill “We simply ask that you be innovative without mistakes while working as a team to achieve individual performance goals.” ~@DocOnDev

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DustyPee I’ve downloaded the app. Have you? pic.twitter.com/wzvJzmXJdR

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@CDunnart Don’t worry, I’ll give it back when I’m finished.

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stilgherrian RESCHEDULED: I’m pushing “The 8pm Quiz” S02 E02 back a week, actually, so not tonight but next Thu 25 Mar at 8pm AE..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MS

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “The vaccine rollout has growing pains” pca.st/kniv73qk

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NewtonMark No, that was yesterday. Today is when bookings for phase 1b are opening AGAIN, after he fucked it up the first time. twitter.com/SBSNews/status…

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@CDunnart That’s quite enough from you thank you very much.

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It’ll be even wetter down in Sydney, and I’ll be there Friday afternoon onwards, so this will be excellent.

“Flood..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ib

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derridalicious the fact that the NSW Police Commissioner thinks he is “starting a conversation” about consent when we’ve been shou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bv

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At least the Senate won’t get around to the Online Safety Bill today. Senate next sits on 11 May, which is also Budget Night.

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@reselsnark That rag has gone downhill so fast.

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Thu plan, updated: Fix a couple little geeky things; a little podcast pre-production for tomorrow; quiet evening. A..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gI

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mardi_oh I have an app proposal — it’s called Shut the Fuck App and it tasers you in the taint when it senses you’re about to propose a stupid app

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One last thing. The Premier has commended Fuller for “taking a leadership position in having the conversation”. pic.twitter.com/EUzTiiIfj0

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OK, I said I would stop before. I am stopping now.

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It’s worth mentioning that *the police themselves* try to open the phones of not-fully-conscious people by fingerpr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BW

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Yes, this is essentially the aim, isn’t it. Stopping victims from going to the police. Because for some reason it’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jq

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@Wyld It’s still a thing, but now with in-app purchases. pic.twitter.com/CkUu9voC6K

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TheOnion Sympathetic Police Know What It’s Like To Have A Bad Day And Kill 8 People bit.ly/3ePnMwT pic.twitter.com/agbbcv3S1h

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Wyld remember when you had an app on your phone that pretended to be a full glass of beer

it was a simpler time

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@swearyanthony And what an excellent conversation it’ll be.

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I’m wondering now whether in this press conference Mick Fuller is going to push on or withdraw. So to speak. Will t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qJ

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RESCHEDULED: I’m pushing “The 8pm Quiz” S02 E02 back a week, actually, so not tonight but next Thu 25 Mar at 8pm AE..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MS

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TheShovel If this new consent app is made by the same guys who made the COVIDSafe app then it won’t even know you’re in the s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bq

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I must not be distracted by the NSW Police Commissioner being a tool. I must not be distracted by the NSW Police Co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bZ

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It’s a sign of how fucked the world is that I assumed an account called “88rising” was Nazis. :( twitter.com/hermit_hwarang…

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hermit_hwarang I thought the yellow square things was a joke but apparently 88rising is actually trying to make it a thing 😭 pic.twitter.com/SMdEvUymDQ

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_BertHandsome Changing your boning permissions can only be done through MyGov.

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But that’s enough from me on this. Don’t @ me, even if it’s just in furious agreement. We should just bury it and move on.

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ICYMI, I’m referring to this story from today: “NSW Police Commissioner says sexual consent app could play a part i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wS

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Anyway, check out the news stories around legalfling.io from 2018. Here’s an Australian one…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EW

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Still, this is from a police commissioner who runs a police force (not service) that sets quotas for strip-searchin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QP

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Just one thing on the “consent app” for sex thing. Its utility is that a person with power can later use it as “evi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…v2

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@michaelmeloni And depressingly, that’s actually the chain of events, via a new (at the time) Dutch law.

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@dobes @purserj @ApostrophePong Slowly but surely. Also there were 18 magpies this morning. Some new young’uns came down.

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@cameronwilson Here’s some local coverage. news.com.au/technology/onl… Obviously there’s a lot more around the place.

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@seamus This sort of thing would work, but with the building out of shot. pic.twitter.com/ptDo4gOdcI

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@seamus They form up like this pretty much every day. There does seem to be a distinct social ranking to how they a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yc

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This morning I shot some video of my magnificent Magpie Army having breakfast. Here’s a couple of frame grabs. pic.twitter.com/J2yfwHVTgp

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Thu plan: Gentle start; write some quiz questions; podcast pre-production for tomorrow; 2000 AEST “The 8pm Quiz” li..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LN

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@PSyvret Apparently that’s the way now.

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TONIGHT: “The 8pm Quiz” S02 E02 livestream starts at 8pm AEDT. youtube.com/watch?v=qDMc4H…

Set a reminder, form a team..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rN

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In the Blue Mountains the Great Sog continues for another day. pic.twitter.com/spG9Scuuuh

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Thursday. There will be remedial sessions for people like you. Thursday.

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