Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 26th, 2021

ayyy_vuh I’m the CEO of Antifa. We have sleeper cells in Burger Kings all across the country. Our agents are secretly giving..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5Q

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WorldBollard This is truly wonderful. Enjoy.
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@jeffsonstein I’m a bit of a Hugh White fan, even though I disagree with him about the cybers. (Per a live thing we..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ym

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@Airminded Just so you know, I did see what you did here and I approve.

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@darrenpauli @thegrugq @daveaitel If that’s true that’d be the cream on the cake.

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@darrenpauli @R_Chirgwin @jsleeio @Pollytics @dj2mn Guitar is a shitload more portable though. Those two harps she..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Q1

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@darrenpauli @thegrugq @daveaitel Shut down the Cadbury’s chocolate factory in Tasmania.

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@darrenpauli @R_Chirgwin @jsleeio @Pollytics @dj2mn And yeah, she knows how to use those distortion pedals. Such a big sound!

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Which means either Jesus is Satan, or Jesus is trans, or possibly both. twitter.com/LosAngelesBlad…

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“I found the heaviest distortion pedal and used it on harp” youtube.com/watch?v=fNINWM… Very @R_Chirgwin @jsleeio @Pollytics @dj2mn @darrenpauli

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@developerjack Whose law is it that says we overestimate the speed of change in the short term but underestimate it in the long term?

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@developerjack True. All the players are well cashed-up and the content deals are usually multi-year contracts. The..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uV

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MalwareJake Underrated content. twitter.com/soonermedic72/…

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@developerjack Actually I know why I have free Binge. The competition between eleventy billion streaming services i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…C2

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Interesting, and bonus points for going with the classification system. :) twitter.com/obi1666/status…

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@developerjack So it would seem, yes. I can’t remember why I have free Binge but there it is.

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I do like how Binge has a category “That Show You’ve Been Meaning To Watch”.

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@dobes @cameronwilson @joshgnosis It’s just been added to Binge, it says.

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@JonoH @dobes @cameronwilson @joshgnosis Yeah but it’s politically relevant now. Somehow.

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@dobes @cameronwilson @joshgnosis For the record, that’s at #13 right now.

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There’s some names I recognise here, certainly. Keep the suggestions coming. twitter.com/Samara2k/statu…

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Well done, Australia. This is on Binge. pic.twitter.com/e9mMfdQXEL

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@JustJimWillDo @CptHollingworth Yeah I read very little book-length material these days. Possibly for the same reason.

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I will say that given my geek-heavy follower base I’d expected more SF&F and non-fiction and fewer literary novels.

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I am continuing to look at all the suggestions. Autobiographies of living people has never been a thing I get into,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…K9

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@rohan_p Sometimes the human mind just turns on autobleach mode.

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@JustJimWillDo There’s a thing. I’d avoiding my earlier suggestions of LoTR or HHGTTG because the Big Famous Series..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xC

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JohnBirmingham Someone’s sucking the last drop of juice out of International Dog Day. pic.twitter.com/njoAaAZIMj

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I will say this is a wider-ranging list than I’d expected. I’m not sure what this is about.

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My friend is following this thread and says they’re writing down all your suggestions. That may or may not be a lie. twitter.com/shazart53/stat…

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@timpoliti Well C was a lot thinner then too.

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@joannejacobs I wonder how that holds up. I certainly liked it at the time, but I kinda went off that style of “mid..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0l

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@NnugYllas Hahaha. I’m quite good at pretending to like things.

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@Rhys_Needham Oh wow great suggestion. I haven’t read any myself.

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@haruki_zaemon @JohnBirmingham Yep, I’ve recommended some of JB’s stuff. But we can spread the net wider than that.

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@margotdate Why did you even start? The program, I mean. I know why you started drinking.

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QUESTION: Someone just asked me to recommend a book to read. “Don’t give a fuck what genre, what year, a slog or ea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mR

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@margotdate No. I’m not watching it. Ever.

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@jeffsonstein Should you want the full thing, here’tis. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Say “Australian corporate lyfe” without saying… etc. twitter.com/GuardianAus/st…

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@JustJimWillDo @TheIronMonk3 Did you see “Staged” with those two, currently on iView?

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Reminder: Do not watch The Bad Program.

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@TheIronMonk3 @JustJimWillDo It’s worth burning an Amazon Prime trial just for that series. But I stayed ‘cos it’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nt

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@darrenpauli @BXGD Indeed. The Valley has a lot to answer for.

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@TheIronMonk3 vel of detail is there on the Japanese side as well, and also in the non-military tech like telephones.

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The video and audio of this session is now available. Transcript coming soon. Recommended for anyone pondering the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jz

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@TheIronMonk3 Also the Do 31 looks so… so… Dornier.

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@JustJimWillDo They’re CGI in the TV series, of course, but so well done. The detailing in that series of known and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BL

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Ron Jeremy isn’t looking his best these days. twitter.com/GuardianAus/st…

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@viveka How many logs does it have?

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One of the lovely details in “The Man in the High Castle” is that you get to see one of these, or something similar. twitter.com/Hush_Kit/statu…

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It has just occurred to me that in this the Year of Our Lord 2021 I have not been posting anywhere near enough charts with trend lines.

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@gcluley @joetidy His wife or your wife? (I have no idea of anyone’s marital status in this little ménage…)

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dril Ive gotten over 6 dms from various beautiful women begging me not to change my name to “Mr Go Fuck Myself”. But its not enough. I will do it

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@MichaelH_PhD @Bedeapk Wow there’s three fabulous policies already!

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@DavidRDHeath Oh dear God look at this headline. “From sinister to minister”. pic.twitter.com/5qSNvUjJ1I

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@SuperCroup Yes, that is exactly the mistake that I made. Very embarrass.

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I should write bot that does that on Twitter. Watches for posts with a question mark in them and replies with varia..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hb

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Don’t you just love forum posts like this? pic.twitter.com/2baZOkU0od

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@SuperCroup They should hook up with Matthew Wadforth.

“Hull garage worker sold cocaine ‘to pay for gran’s funeral..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6V

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@SuperCroup There’s a lot going on there. I can’t wait for the TV miniseries.

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@DavidRDHeath Yeah I wasn’t sure we were still talking about the same bloke at that point. It’s good to know the country is in safe hands.

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ChrisTheJourno1 Half of Australia is in lockdown, not Townsville though. pic.twitter.com/UsJG58PF3D

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@JayStephens @Hippopeteamus Lol yeah I just open the lid and peek in from time to time, like this week’s seminars.

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phlaimeaux 1. What are they planning?
2. How do they get upstairs? pic.twitter.com/RpIhwS3Hez

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I need to know more about Cocaine Gran. (Mind you in Hull that just means she’s over 30yo.) twitter.com/SuperCroup/sta…

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brynnobrien definitely won’t get answered, but this is the question i asked to @AICDirectors at their climate governance initia..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cM

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Thinking of starting a political party called “The Lizard People”.

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damonayoung When I do unconscionable things and get rightly criticised, I simply point out that I have critics.

Having done th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NY

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Beakmoo This is a “golden wavy mouse”. You need to stop whatever you’re doing and consider this mouse. pic.twitter.com/xE57k5miGt

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michaelneale Broke: writing a management book after your first gig as engineering manager.

Bespoke: tweet it out twitter.com/benwalding/sta…

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@haruki_zaemon Yeah whatever it is you’re on, please keep taking it.

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And there ends the seminar. Thanks again to @ANU_SEAsia for an excellent session. I’m looking forward to the final..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KL

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Dr Khemthong summaries in a grim way: We’re seeing a loss of trust. Without trust there is no legitimacy. And no le..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…F6

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Dr Anyarat is summarising, and for her there needs to be a reconnect between the people on the street and the elect..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tZ

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TIL that the secretary-general of one of the political parties still holds that job even though he’s been prosecute..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zu

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Airminded “A naval battle between an ironclad battleship and a Martian war tripod in the style of Chris Foss” pic.twitter.com/JQ1MXUscpp

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@Airminded “Airship jellyfish” is looking like a promising path to explore.

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@oberonsghost @R_Chirgwin @CosmicRami Ah! I’ll do a wider shot of Richard’s tree tomorrow.

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AmyRemeikis Julian Hill has been officially ‘named’ by the Speaker and suspended from the chamber for 24 hours twitter.com/amyremeikis/st…

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Not sure I can summarise Khun Parit’s response.

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Now here’s a question! “So assuming the election is not free and fair - will participating in the voting process le..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hf

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@oberonsghost @R_Chirgwin @CosmicRami There’s more flowers overall there though.

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@Hippopeteamus Oh man, Thai politics is an amazing wombat warren of astonishment!

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And two, I love how the Future Forward Party (logo 1) is gone but now we have the Move Forward Party (logo 2).

Tha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7I

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Two things strike me about this. One, a long-term strategy to change the country for the better sounds like a good..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iX

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Dr Anyarat is making interesting points. “New voters” is only 7 million out of 50+ voters, they can’t totally win…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5O

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Last week there’s “war” [his word] on the streets in Bangkok but parliament is discussing electoral politics that h..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wd

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Khun Parit, formerly of the Thai Democrat Party, is profiling the new progressive voters coming through, the youth..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Us

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@jpwarren I’ve heard that this can happen sometimes.

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@jpwarren True. There’s some allegations of corruption in the vaccine procurement process, which will perhaps come as no shock.

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I am confused. I don’t know which of these political parties is Thai Sang Thai. pic.twitter.com/DvAgmijYHn

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@jpwarren “The Thai Sang Thai Party and the Lawyer’s Association of Thailand are preparing to sue Prime Minister Pr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bX

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Wow Khun Tida say their Thai Sang Thai Party is currently suing the Prime Minister personally for mismanaging the C..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3n

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@NewtonMark @dobes See this is the shit that happens when it’a raining dead cats without the politicians even having to do anything.

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Dy Anyarat ends by saying the effects of Future Forward and the rise of a similar party are the things for us to wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rk

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Interesting point. Even the richer young people started to realise that they had a life advantage, and it was unfai..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6F

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Lol young people “Initially attracted by the charm of Khun Thanathorn”.

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Lots of young people voting for the first time, and watching political videos for the first time.

“The party was d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yj

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Dr Anyarat is running through the story of the Future Forward Party, 3rd biggest votes in the last election…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…34

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@Hippopeteamus No, it’s purely about constitutional interpretation. Which includes things like registering and bann..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nf

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Thailand’s Constitutional Court is a fascinating beast in and of itself. That’s my polite version anyway.

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@ParrotOfTheDay Ah yes of course, I’ll keep my eyes open for that. I know what to look for. Thanks.

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The decay consists of a “decaying 1997 spirit” with its successful constitutional reforms, the return of “old polit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LI

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Dr Khemtong says, paraphrased, Thailand loves the idea of having a constitution but isn’t quite as attached to the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rq

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@purserj @dobes Cool, so it’s a known thing.

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Here are my threads from Tuesday: “Economy and COVID-19” twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

And Wednesday: “Protests” twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Starting shortly at 1400 AEST, today’s instalment in the ANU Thai Update 2021 seminar series…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iL

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@purserj @dobes Yeah it’s all a bit fierce this spring, with lots of breeding going on.

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Here’s one for avian Twitter. Here’s a female or juvenile king parrot (Alisterus scapularis) but that overall light..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gR

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@derekbradley This sounds like a very annoying rabbit-hole.

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@sandroantonello @ElizaJBarr I see they also run the Lochiel salt works, which is cool.

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@brenton_realph Some people do take some time to realise they’re not kitchen equipments.

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@semibogan I’m not a fan of mint myself, at least not in chocolate, but I’ll take your word for it.

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@ElizaJBarr While you’re there, check out the Whittaker’s Brewed Ginger Caramel Block. whittakers.co.nz/en_AU/products… pic.twitter.com/8uTklvy6YF

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@helenperris What we really need is sports drink jelly flavoured gin.

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Also these new geolocated KitKat flavours, South Australian Orange and Yorke Peninsula Sea Salt & Caramel. Not show..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aE

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Actually it’s really lovely in the Blue Mountains today. pic.twitter.com/jLLKyczZME

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@garystark Well you might. I don’t watch the press conferences because I’m not being paid danger money.

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Three minutes until Brain Worm time.

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@dobes @Catheri10122439 @purserj Also, all the birds are a bit fractious today because it’s a calm and sunny day af..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pw

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@dobes @Catheri10122439 @purserj As an aside for Catherine, sulphur-crested cockatoos are roughly at the 4yo human..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PK

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sspencer_63 “I’ve asked the wrong question”. SA Liberal MP Rowan Ramsey has a question written for him by Stuart Robert. His on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hD

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I’m waiting for the iPhone app. twitter.com/ArmsControlWon…

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@dobes @purserj The rosellas were given plenty of warning, with dominant postures etc from the currawongs.

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@dobes @purserj I have two currawong friends now, one of the younger couples I think. I stepped outside first thing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yd

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Hey @dobes @purserj there’s six crimson rosellas outside being very rowdy and fighting over the fresh seed supplies..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gv

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glengyron Gladys, so many dumb left winger boomers are unvaccinated. If we open now we can kill them and rule for a thousand..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Do

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Very much one for the electoral nerds. @benraue @VTeagueAus (but not @AntonyGreenABC because he’ll already be all o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SA

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@earleyedition As takes go it’s very much a take. :)

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@earleyedition I see that “typh*id gl*dys” is already a thing though.

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@damana I don’t remember any crocodiles, sorry.

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@BXGD @darrenpauli Heh. That’s slightly more cruel than what I was thinking, but yes. There does seem to be a chain..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rD

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Well then, hacker and developer and data analysis people, this looks like a very useful tool indeed! It seems to do..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HF

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Thu plan: Slow start; shopping, Katoomba probably; 1400 AEST 400 ANU Thai Update: Parliament..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jA

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@darrenpauli Americans should never be allowed to make tables like this. YouTube videos lol.

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cathywilcox1 Jump in.
My @smh @theage cartoon. pic.twitter.com/b5BglNNRqA

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@Ng88Mr It does look quite lovely, although my plan to sleep in a bit has been ruined by a mob of jerkbirds having a screech overhead.

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It’s slightly better weather in the Blue Mountains today. pic.twitter.com/Js3askpzec

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Last night I dreamed I had to help Richard Roxburgh plan and escape from a murder, which had to take place at a family gathering.

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Thursday. You don’t have to be a teapot if you don’t want to. Thursday.

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