Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 17th, 2021

jrhennessy the name generation tech for Facebook sexbots has gotten scarily good pic.twitter.com/6iNtwLAiYk

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@sophsweet Yeah they do. :( I’m sorry to have barraged you with words, but there’s a lot of local Australian contex..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wf

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@sophsweet It may not be obvious from a UK standpoint, but misinformation about state versus state public health re..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RN

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@sophsweet But to go to the core of it, I agree that not everything a journalist says needs to be journalism. But w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…46

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@sophsweet Well this is the thing. Ms Elsworth has been an ongoing part of The Australian’s criticism of the Victor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qI

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@sophsweet There’s a big difference between “making a mistake” and “promulgating bullshit”. As a professional journ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sJ

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@sophsweet I appreciate what you’re doing, and yes female journalists cop a lot of shit, but no sorry Ms Elsworth h..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mT

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@nnwakelam Have you met Vietnamese hackers? They’re solid.

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@nnwakelam That’s the kind of observation which could cause me to fall in love with you. Because it’s so beautiful.

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I would never harass a goose. Would you? twitter.com/burgotastic/st…

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burgotastic It’s called the fall of man, and it’s inevitable pic.twitter.com/ZVXU17SwNS

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@duckbytheoboe Yeah he’s 90yo now but still hasn’t fallen down a staircase. Intriguing.

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TIL that Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev is still alive. I feel old. twitter.com/Reuters/status…

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Hi @dobes. I am not enjoying any of this. twitter.com/Tasnimnews_Fa/…

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myrddenbuckley New Arab cartoon about one of the darkest moments in history. twitter.com/Tasnimnews_Fa/…

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@JustJimWillDo I’ll be in bed soon but I’m watching @cameronwilson’s livestream.

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Thank God it’s Friday.

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@tanne1122 @BenjaminMillar @sophieelsworth Please don’t drag me into this sort of thing. Ms Elsworth already knows..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZO

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@morebento Good luck. The stats indicate that I’m having an unusual greater second reaction, but it’s not *that* big a thing.

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@twcau OK now I need to have a shower.

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@jonoabroad @KetanJ0 I am so happy that my fans have funded weekly episodes lately.

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@parislord @DavidFeng Ah yes, the Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 Big Boy. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Union_Pac… It’s one of the peak steam locomotive designs.

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@morebento Annoyingly this one is actually worse than before, which is slightly unusual. No big difference though,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5v

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@TrubbellAtMill @walkleys Sharri deserved that one. She got the proof.

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cameronwilson feels like we’ve earned some kind of gender reveal x covid story by now

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And… there’s the podcast recorded with @KetanJ0 and it’s going to be wonderful. Expect that tomorrow night.

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Right, almost time to record this podcast. I’ll catch up with you mob after that’s done.

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To be fair, I don’t expect every utterance from someone calling themselves a journalist to be an Act of Journalism…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nQ

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Ah, so the “OMFG POLICE HELICOPTER” “over Melbourne playgrounds” was in fact the Nine News helicopter with the big..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…io

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noreasonspec Prime Minister of Australia twitter.com/ddofinternet/s…

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@D_Keating @NewtonMark Glad to see the virus is still being sprayed over the more backward parts of the nation. :)

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wikivictorian A female street fight duel with sand-filled socks. Published in “Le Petit Journal” November 1st 1902. pic.twitter.com/XzdT14gx1a

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ICYMI earlier, I did my usual thread on this fortnight’s Essential polling. As always there’s some interesting stu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…L8

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oysta Your peeps are seeping out pic.twitter.com/0DE99iN6U7

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Lol the python just happened to be found by a snake catcher. Sure, sure. twitter.com/GuardianAus/st…

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@wolfcat @VictoriaPolice If only there was some sort of agency that dealt with what aircraft were flying where, and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eI

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wolfcat You know the @VictoriaPolice are going to use this tweet in presentations for years once social media conferences a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fu

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@macadamia_man @jonkudelka No, I don’t keep chocolate things here usually so I’m going from memory.

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@PollHereford @PPantsdown Ah yeah! The grand age of magazines, with big writing budgets and big production budgets…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DZ

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BenjaminMillar If only there was some kind of magical online flight tracker available or police media phone line reporters could r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…c5

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@Bec_Hubbard @jonkudelka No not at all. They arrived today but I’ve been busy with other things. I’ll save them to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3m

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@PPantsdown Quadrant was so much better when it was run by the CIA. :(

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@ravirockks Exactly. Please don’t get me started. :) It’s bad enough when, say, a Washington Correspondent is sudde..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IJ

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@macadamia_man @jonkudelka I don’t have any Tim Tams handy, but each booklet is about 2 Tim Tams x 1.5 Tim Tams, an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TO

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These women are amazing. I doubt I could do conflict zone journalism at all, let alone when I’ve suddenly become pa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JT

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@Bec_Hubbard @jonkudelka I’m saving them until later to read.

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Monocotyledon @TimWattsMP “Australia has a shrug emoji where the Prime Minister should be.”

Magnificent.

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@jonkudelka Sorry, no banana for scale. However they are shorter than most bananas but with more words and pictures.

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Very happy to have received my little cartoon books for July and August from @jonkudelka and Kate Kudelka…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9k

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cameronwilson ScoMo’s “We wish it were different” about the failure to evacuate Afghan interpreters is a textbook case of Morriso..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rr

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@TomSear @tacticalmaid I think you’ll find I don’t care.

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TheShovel Three Years On: Morrison Declares He Still Has No Leadership Ambitions

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SarkySage WTF 🤣🤣🤣 pic.twitter.com/0oetM2yJpG

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@franksting It’s the side effect of one of my meds. My dreams so for ages and ages. They’re not only vivid and high..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ro

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@R_Chirgwin @oberonsghost Looks like I’m starting this year’s series just a day or possibly two days earlier in the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OC

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@franksting Absolutely, though the pub had some gin-fortified ale that they were selling cheap because a keg had fa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MC

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@riskybusiness Snap! See comparison photos and dates earlier in the thread. No snake though, sorry. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@oberonsghost Here’s a photo of @R_Chirgwin’s almonds just now, almost two weeks ahead of the year when we thought..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0i

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@franksting Turns out that you and Senator Coalface didn’t really get on. Plus he tried to scam us into paying for all his drinks.

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Reminder for Parents in Lockdown: Your local library probably has some cool school holiday stuff happening.

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Inner West Council Library has a free K-Pop dance class for 8–12yo delivered by Zoomeventbrite.com.au/e/permission-t…mk

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It gets closer: Dan Murphy’s Katoomba pinged for Mon 9 Aug. pic.twitter.com/oWT8zP0tMb

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@dobes The per-state N will be in proportion to population.

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@dobes I will still label those NSW vs VIC figures as “a bit all over the place” longer term. But hey this one is your narrative. :)

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@developerjack Actually we might both be wrong, since the question was still asked for everyone. But those who say..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d0

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And that’s all the Essential polling for this fortnight. As always, all the details are at essentialvision.com.au..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kr

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Support for government actions to combat IPCC report-listed climate threats. essentialvision.com.au/support-for-go…

There’s quit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xs

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CLIMATE TIME! Concern about climate threats to Australia listed in IPCC report. essentialvision.com.au/concern-about-…

“There is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qI

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Our first cop question! Support for mandatory Covid-19 vaccinations. essentialvision.com.au/support-for-ma…

“Three-quarters of pe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZI

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“8% say they would never get vaccinated (11% earlier in August),” which is interesting because as more people get v..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mb

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Current emotional state. essentialvision.com.au/current-emotio…

I’m being lazy today and not really going through Essential’s no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zK

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Concern about the impact of Covid-19 lockdowns on children. essentialvision.com.au/concern-about-…

“Parents’ concern for the impa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d5

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Concern about the impact of Covid-19 lockdowns on adults. essentialvision.com.au/concern-about-…

“The effect of lockdowns is not..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0u

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Personal impact of Covid-19. essentialvision.com.au/personal-impac…

“Compared to last year, many effects of lockdowns have become..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ry

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Confidence in federal government’s long-term plans. essentialvision.com.au/confidence-in-…

“Since May, the federal government has..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ba

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State government response to Covid-19. essentialvision.com.au/state-governme…

You can click through for the notes. pic.twitter.com/JNvZ3MTtmQ

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Federal government response to Covid-19. essentialvision.com.au/federal-govern…

“Just 9% of people say the response of the feder..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oM

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Oh, and the standard margin of error on the top-line figures is around ±3 percentage points.

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Hey Kids, it’s an Essential polling Tuesday, so as usual I’ll go through the numbers with you…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Si

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@HartWexford Egg boy is milkshake duck now though.

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@noreasonspec Lovely. I can’t wait util they’re finally in service.

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@GreenJ @franksting It may be necessary to go straight to the whisky.

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I am thrilled to report that:
(a) I am being unusual and experiencing more AstraZeneca side effects the second tine..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OY

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chaser Voter horrified to learn that party who consistently put money ahead of science for the last 15 years would also do..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…it

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@arcadiagt5 And that’s even before we start getting to hardware and cleaning supplies!

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@BevenStale I am totally certain it’s not that.

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@dobes @davidgerard @purserj @jeamland Yes, as I said the other day, one thing the Taliban is noted for is running reliable data centres.

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stilgherrian With more than 100 likes on this tweet already, my new engagement strategy will involve me randomly injecting mysel..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UC

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Tue plan, supplemental: You have nine and a half hours to insert your brain into the conversation. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Tue plan: Lazy morning because post-vaccination; enjoy the Essential polling, probably; podcast pre-production; 190..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AS

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It’s another typical late winter day in the Blue Mountains today and you should be grateful. pic.twitter.com/yCKXWxNSvT

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Tuesday. You have more fingers than nostrils and earholes for a reason. Tuesday.

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