Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 15th, 2021

jonatan AI will eventually develop itself and kill us all

Also AI pic.twitter.com/we5Ymy6J22

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Obviously I’m far from the first person to make this comparison. History really is a fucker, eh?

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Kabul 2021 vs Saigon 1975.

Photos: @AP / Hubert van Es. pic.twitter.com/jWuG6S50w9

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mikko Crypto means cryptocurrency now. I’m so sorry. twitter.com/argvee/status/…

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EvelKneidel A thing that puts western imperialism in perspective for me. In the first Sherlock Holmes story(1887) Watson is rec..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sf

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And coming up, the next episode of “The 9pm Edict” will be about all the IPCC climate stuff and related topics with..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VC

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One highlight of the week was of course this podcast. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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NEW BLOG POST: “Weekly Wrap 585: Lyrebirds, productivity, and some nostalgia for Canberra” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/58…..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wD

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ccarman602 omg my sister’s roomba is drawing her dog on the floor map because he won’t move pic.twitter.com/2Fl5SeLufs

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DiseaseMatters As this appears to be popular - maybe we need more from the photo shoot 👇👇👇👇👇👇👇👇👇 pic.twitter.com/wiGM0VE3sF

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DiseaseMatters Introducing Eulagisca gigantea, a scale worm that lives in Antarctica. It’s about 8 inches long — roughly the size..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mx

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CarlaNotarobot The plural of regex is regrets

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sexenheimer Breaking down the numbers.
Under 40: 39 & Below
25: Five by five
17: Dancing Queen
77: Sunset Strip
214: an imagina..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LV

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BazzaCC Rules are rules but 😳😳😳😳 pic.twitter.com/yuQ7KoKWdC

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Former_legend 415 cases today. Surely we get to 500 and declare just before lunch and put Victoria back in?

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@MisterABK New from @MisterABK: “Guy Who Is About To Die In A Movie” (1m07s) youtube.com/watch?v=4twKru…

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New-ish from @MisterABK: “My Housemates Live In A Silent Movie” (1m08s) youtube.com/watch?v=802O28…

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@danielkirkwood And I am reading the currently-posted legislation. [Shrugs]

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@nomadiclucie @cameronwilson Let’” not tell him what these two countries are called now, eh? He’s young.

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@reselsnark @NewtonMark Do let me know if you find it. So much of the Google fodder now is about fact-checking fake..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JX

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benjaminwittes supplemental nominated by the Royal Society for Putting Lizards on Top of Other Lizards. twitter.com/natgeo/status/…

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flashman man if this is an alpaca i’ll be so mad at myself

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flashman this llama is about to go on CNN and explain how his ideas would have won the war in Afghanistan twitter.com/Dog_Loaf/statu…

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@reselsnark @NewtonMark Also back int he golden age of magazines, feature writers got $1 a word plus costs. That’d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4T

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@reselsnark @NewtonMark I can’t remember whether it was for Rolling Stone or The New Yorker or who, but I once read..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3a

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stilgherrian This video has me totally enthralled. twitter.com/LolOverruled/s…

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TrainLinkWest Due to COVID related staff shortages, a number of NSW TrainLink regional train services have been cancelled.

Plea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8m

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@reselsnark @NewtonMark This was particularly frustrating with the TOLA Act, when prominent American tech bloggers..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cn

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@reselsnark @NewtonMark Very few opinion columnists read the source material or check the tapes. One of the reasons..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nF

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AndrewVossy On behalf of the Big Potato in Robertson, it looks forward to having you back at this incredible tourist attraction..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cc

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@cameronwilson Of course back then a lot of the concern was about how to get the dinosaurs out of your ferns, and w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vm

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@cameronwilson I sometimes filled in producing the equivalent show on ABC Adelaide. It’s just a pleasant way to start the weekend.

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@kels_316 @GordyPls That’s sort of what we’ve just been doing. Last night’s amendments haven’t been edited into the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uB

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@reselsnark Yeah I’ve kinda given up telling people that watching a press conference when neither the officials nor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sM

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@kels_316 @GordyPls Anyway, in an hour and a quarter it might all change again, so there’s something to look forward to.

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@kels_316 @GordyPls It finally does make me feel part of the special club, especially when 9am today is a different..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X9

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@GordyPls At least until Bondi becomes a declared area.

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@DrRhysPockett I don’t have any gin atm but I have made something approproate.

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@DrRhysPockett In cases like this, where public health advice and medical advice do not align, I choose public health.

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@developerjack Up to you, really. I’ve not started yet, but it feels like it won’t be very far away at all.

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@derekbradley Irishing up the coffee works well too.

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@derekbradley I’m more a Bloody Mary person at breakfast time, but point taken.

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@NickyWill100 I imagine the cops’ requests were about clarity for enforcement, sure.

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Without commenting on the effectiveness or otherwise of specific public health measures, this certainly does seem a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…V7

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CONFIRMED: Per the amendment linked to in this tweet, the removal of “outdoor recreation” is only for section 24EC..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BL

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@fictillius @GordyPls @estjune83 I can’t find that document. Do you have the link handy? Or if not, can you confirm..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SW

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I have not looked at the press conference text because that has no legal standing. However the amendment in that sc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ed

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CORRECTION: This tweet was wrong and has been deleted. I’d linked to the text of the PHO from yesterday but there w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3M

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@estjune83 @GordyPls My understanding is that the distance was reduced 10km to 5km but that key phrase wasn’t chang..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zB

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Reminder: Do not watch The Bad (Sunday) Program.

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For some of us, simply leaving the house and getting some sunlight IS the exercise that’s needed. And OMFG sitting..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ig

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REMINDER: In the NSW Public Health Order, the reasonable excuse “exercise” is always part of the phrase “exercise o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1Q

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stilgherrian 3. I said some things about Apple’s plan to scan your phones and computers for child abuse material on this other p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4r

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stilgherrian 2. I wrote a thing about Australia’s Online Safety Act. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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stilgherrian Hello and before I do anything else I’ll plug the three things of note I did this week.

1. This lovely podcast hap..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e0

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MichaelEHayden The road for a FOX News talking head always leads to bunker buckets twitter.com/vicbergeriv/st…

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jason_a_w please enjoy this picture of Australia’s soul pic.twitter.com/U8YYsA5EDf

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Sun plan: Slow start; quite a bit of administrivia; confirm plans for the coming week, such as they are; Weekly Wra..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jb

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Pinboard And you can use the muzzle flash from the shooter’s gun to sterilize the masks. Win/win solutions like these keep A..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YL

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@Ng88Mr And I already have a pair of king parrots outside my window.

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In the Blue Mountains it’s another winter day that makes you think it’s spring already. pic.twitter.com/vd95tU1j6X

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Sunday. The strongest prison bars of all are those in your mind. Use a larger cake. Sunday.

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