Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 7th, 2021

SwiftOnSecurity Microsoft History In Pictures: The first MCSE induction ceremony pic.twitter.com/X3va60j4Hl

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ICYMI earlier, a podcast happened, and I mentioned a bunch of other things in the thread. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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therimaahmed It’s called self-care Clarice, look it up! pic.twitter.com/4uFWLEmNiX

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RuairiWood famously nothing changed after 9/11 pic.twitter.com/3uwKaz3PNx

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joneaves I find that really hard to believe. pic.twitter.com/ExoqRtkwRh

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@dmeeze We need to know whether these snakes, or not-snakes, were or were not operational.

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deanog Has anyone told Bob Katter yet or will his Google Alert let him know? twitter.com/abcnews/status…

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@liamosaur I should mention that I covered your YouTube problem in today’s podcast. Direct link to the relevant bit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FZ

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@erinmargrethe Understood. And I live 100km from Thaitown so I don”t get there while we’re in lockdown. My Sydney v..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3d

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@phenidone Quokkas are not real animals. They are bullshit animals. Also, I was bitten by a dolphin, they are arseholes.

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@TheDanAnimal @akira100p Lol yes I am also familiar with the world of Wes-P-san. Similar genre but also very different.

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@erinmargrethe That’s not bad, though the butcher I usually go to in Thaitown has pork loin for $12.99/kg. ;)

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@erinmargrethe How much were they charging for it?

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@JustJimWillDo Yes, though we already did that joke. But now I so want to know what happened, and this is solely be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…C6

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Joel Haver is now making videos while he’s on the road in his van. This latest one went in a totally unexpected dir..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GK

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AKIRA100%『Ciger Box』(Part3) / アキラ100%『シガーボックス』その3youtube.com/watch?v=Glcpzq…

I do so love the daggy silliness of @akira100p’s videos.

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I hereby dub this The Event of the 70 Things, even though there were categorically not 70 things. HOW MANY THINGS WERE THERE?

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“It did not involve snakes, animals or 70 of anything in fact.” twitter.com/MPSHackney/sta…

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This thread raises more questions than it answers. twitter.com/MPSHackney/sta…

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@garystark Lol, is this doing the rounds again? Yes I am familiar with Suffolk tractor sex man. So to speak. Thank..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qh

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JohnDonoghue64 “Don’t worry, little fella. We’ll soon have you out of there” pic.twitter.com/TZHDC01PXf

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@mclayfield Is this a euphemism for something?

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AmyGDalaMD Flu prevention recommendations from 1918 newspaper 😳😢😭 pic.twitter.com/O79vhkKjke

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@James_Verdon They don’t let you fuck the animals in the children’s zoo. Not even in Adelaide.

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Did I tell you about the time I unleashed a mortar barrage on a flock of penguins on an army cadets day? FFS get a grip, people!

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@parradiddle Exactly. They have very long necks.

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Booting the wombat has really just a shove, as was slapping the emu. Still not a euphemism. Of course we weren’t b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cR

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I know there’s endless curiosity about this, so… I was visiting Adelaide Zoo on a day when there were no kids aro..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zm

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The wombat’s name was Susie and I was told to boot her out of the way by the zookeeper. I don’t remember the emu’s name.

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I have never punched a horse but I have slapped an emu and booted a wombat. Not a euphemism.

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dobes What is this?? Horse punching month?? pic.twitter.com/Whwn004HUm

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Hey @NewtonMark @maz_jovanovich @expectproblems do you know the story of Saburō Sakai’s return to base from Guadalc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rg

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@franksting @smperris Yep, and I’m a bit of a fan of jitsi.org because free and open source.

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@smperris @franksting Indeed. Don’t get me started. When I was station manager of Three D Radio for that year I got..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e9

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@franksting @smperris To be clear, I have no problem ensuring copyrights getting paid. I just wish more of it got to the damn musicians.

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@franksting @smperris For a small audience in the tens or dozens then I could just use any of the video conferencin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7d

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@franksting @smperris Sure, I mean for video there’s Twitch but they are also harsh. If I stick to audio then Sprea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DI

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@jmacmullin Many parents have told me this is how it works. :)

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@smperris Mind you, that’s for using music for up to 40% of your podcast content, so it’s not a bad deal at all if you’re featuring music.

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hagenilda This isn’t how I would have worded it pic.twitter.com/xmkbIlsalc

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@smperris A suitable music license for me would be $275 a year, or perhaps double that if they count the live strea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sQ

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@jmacmullin So I kinda *think* this is good parenting?

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@smperris Except for when I played a chorus of an AC/DC track and then they blocked the video from the entire world.

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@smperris Oh man! YouTube’s process is that someone with music can say “I own that music” and then they get ALL the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wv

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@jmacmullin What the hell are you doing to these children?

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One thing in today’s podcast got me thinking about my time in Bangkok in 2007. Two things.

1. I remembered my Unre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3J

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@smperris There’s a thought. YouTube is REALLY thingy about music copyright, though I may stream audio only on Spre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ik

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This is a good question, @EnsignR. Alas the thing that @drspacejunk is working on won’t be announced this month. Bu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HD

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And you know how I said I’d do something special for the last episode in this Late Winter Series? Well, on the last..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qa

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Later in the month we’ve got @BuchananLiz from the Australian War College on all things strategic about the Antarct..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2d

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The next episode will be about the pandemic and stuff with @upulie and @trentyarwood and we’re recording on Tuesday..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mI

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NEW PODCAST: “The 9pm Anti-Lockdown Freedom Nazis with Ariel Bogle” @arielbogle @ASPI_ICPC (1h06m48s)..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wx

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@EnsignR Mate, people have funded this series with weekly episodes so here they are!

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@czhedgehog Yeah that’s another whole crime of a failed bureaucracy. Sigh.

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@GamerGranny1 Lol you find out who your true friends are, eh? :)

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I have finishing editing the podcast. Now I’ll mix it down, which is largely automated, and post the sucker.

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drphiliplee1 Once again, I must implore you, please do not take medicines manufactured and licenced for horses, unless you are i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7a

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Right, time to start the podcast editing. I suspect I’ll tag he perfectly lovely chat with @arielbogle with a bit o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hD

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GannetPaul Thrilling chase underway here…. pic.twitter.com/Gdn946dpGq

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@jsleeio @GordyPls Or at least high-speed data lines to get the footage into the mainframe on demand. The main thin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e7

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@jsleeio @GordyPls Sure, but the tools still aren’t in place.

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@jsleeio @GordyPls There’s also another whole debacle uncovered by ANAO to do with proper governance of contracts,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mb

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@jsleeio @GordyPls Enabling legislation was effectively killed by PJCIS for failing privacy protection. New legisla..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jN

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@kels_316 To be fair so is everyone else.

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@kels_316 I wonder whether any of these gronks have ever, ever thought, at the end of a long day, “You know what? I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ka

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@viveka @NotSoTravelled This is also an example of exactly what my thread was railing against. “I heard that <incre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XC

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TheAndrewNadeau genie: *rubbing my house* oooh, look at me, I’m a human touching your stuff, now you owe me shit

me: …I just wantetwitter.com/i/web/status/1…UiYB

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@timothyjgraham Well indeed. And a general in charge. Sigh.

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@NewtonMark @kels_316 Yeah it’s pretty certain that They will make a note of that one. :)

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@fondantfrog I’m a professional. All part of the service.

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@kels_316 I understand the urge, but there are People In Canberra who read my stuff and some of them have this kind..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tA

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So seriously, shut the fuck up. Keep your reckons to yourself. Offer to do the shopping for your isolated neighbour..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…57

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From here on in, anyone who bleats “They should do X” and even worse “They should’ve done X” my response will be “O..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…It

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NOTE FOR BRAIN WORM INFECTEES WHO READ THIS FAR: I haven’t made any comment here about any specific infection contr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rZ

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@sl0wgan @Raf_Epstein @normanswan @billbowtell Oh great. Now my replies really will go to pants.

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RealNickHodge Entitled private school educated white middle class Journalists struggling to understand why people don’t automatic..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oi

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@NewtonMark Sorry I broke your QT while fixing a typo.

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My replies are going to be pants aren’t they.

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There’s such a huge urge in Australia for borders, walls, fences, barriers, the threat is from OVER THERE and I wan..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zF

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@ki_sekiya As long as they were all different colours, sure.

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@Bergha2 @ReadPete @evcricket Yeah that’ll do it. Things are pretty fucked right now, eh.

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SHOOT THAT GODDAM NAZI VIRUS.

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@mazzmcp Fine. Better get to planting those cabbages in your front yard and burning your own furniture to stay warm at night. [Rolls eyes.]

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Anyway the whole RING OF STEEL metaphor is daft. Trucks come in and out to bring you four food for starters, and pe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m5

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We’re about six weeks out from submitting Fairfield to a scorched-earth policy.

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Dear Everyone, stop saying “ring of steel”. It’s not the fucking defence of Stalingrad lol.

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@Bergha2 @ReadPete @evcricket Gawd. Deep breath, grasp that sense of perspective, and move on m’kay? :)

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@Bergha2 @ReadPete @evcricket Lol yes God help that people amuse themselves with a moment of whimsy on a Saturday m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o3

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Hey @dobes @RealNickHodge these are good quotes from the lovely Time Ghost people. timeghost.tv/august-1942-co… pic.twitter.com/vHuBR0Srzy

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“Morrison’s figures do not predict an end to lockdowns” by @SquigglyRick in @SatPaper is worth a read. Written on T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xw

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@Bergha2 @evcricket Far out. People’s obsession with making everything about “the left” or “the right”. The automat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zK

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evacide Today is the 30th anniversary of the world wide web, which I think we can all agree was a mistake. twitter.com/binarybits/sta…

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@JohnBirmingham @blahblahellis I’m assuming Albo is in lockdown in Canberra for the weekend, unable to return to Sy..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bx

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@JohnBirmingham I know he has his own beer but this is very Resch’s or Southwark Bitter territory.

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@cjjosh @SuperCroup Maybe a big old computer terminal in the background would’ve been the thing. Go for the Sylvia Anderson look.

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We all need to think about this before the next election. I mean just LOOK at it! pic.twitter.com/5W1JpOEwi4

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Sat plan: Lazy and somewhat disjointed start (in progress); a few household chores; podcast post-production so that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…48

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SydneyLHD It is Super Sunday at Sydney Olympic Park - 5000 AstraZeneca vaccination appointments available. If you are over 18..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zT

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@cjjosh @SuperCroup If you do a reverse image search you come up with some marvellous collections…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ES

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@MarkusMannheim @NewtonMark @erinrileyau I’m not the greatest with food presentation myself, but did you go to extr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DX

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This continues to be one of the greatest knitwear photographs in the history of knitting itself, @SuperCroup. twitter.com/cjjosh/status/…

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@kels_316 As an aside, NSW Health’s tracing team did get some Army in this week, namely clerks to do some of the in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0g

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@kels_316 I therefore have no idea about what things might be different in VIC now rather than last year, unless in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kG

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@kels_316 My understanding via friends “in the bix” is that one key limiting factor is staff: to do the tracing int..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…c4

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Quoll named Izumi has a very shiny nose.

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@MarkusMannheim @NewtonMark @erinrileyau This is bringing back memories, Markus, and they are not good memories.

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@stevo_twistie I… I was planning to go to the Bankstown Sports Club in the Aftertimes, not the RSL. Maybe they found out.

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willozap $24 voucher to spend at the trots twitter.com/doc_samantha/s…

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This Sunday is 200 days since Donald J Trump was President of the United States.

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It’s a sunny day in the Blue Mountains today. Winter continues to be adequate at this time. pic.twitter.com/M4iG0qnlc8

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kels_316 drip-brained curry truthers wasn’t on my 2021 bingo card, but here we are. twitter.com/kyliewr1/statu…

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JoshBBornstein only 20 lockdowns until Christmas

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@NickyWill100 Lol I watched as much of it as I could stand, which was only a few eps. Yes, it’s so terrible after such a promising start.

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@garystark I don’t remember there being lunch.

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@boynxdor And Happy Saturday to you too. :)

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Disclosure: I have never been to the Bankstown RSL Club.

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So anyway that was my night.

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In the bar, a drunk man asked me when I was going to write something about the problem at the Bankstown RSL Club. I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…f3

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In an earlier part of the dream I was waiting for a friend in a hotel foyer. This was back in Australia. Next to th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ki

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Last night I dreamed I was at President Obama’s first cabinet meeting, which was so huge it stretched outdoors into..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e2

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Saturday. The answer to the third question is a small cardboard box containing a coin. Spend it wisely. Saturday.

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