Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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September 18th, 2021

LisaForteUK I cannot stop laughing at this 🤣🤣🤣🤣 pic.twitter.com/wXxxpOwQ60

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MindfulMajority Clarence Thomas lecturing judges about avoiding politics is like Hannibal Lecter admonishing vegans on the need to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VW

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drphiliplee1 *Side quest available* pic.twitter.com/rRib3VCEM7

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KnightSinclair dont talk to me until ive had my coffee pic.twitter.com/OkAbdZDCIQ

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@franksting I think “Glory” was when I first realised that Matthew Broderick was a proper actor.

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@franksting Fair call lol. Also, a fantastic film.

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BrianHonan The password will never die 😂😂😂 twitter.com/FallonTonight/…

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I got 24/40 in the latest @richardosman quiz despite its UK-centric nature and references to films. I am proud. news.penguin.co.uk/q/12Ge4DNE8dEX…

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“Why are diesel-electric submarines quieter than nuclear submarines? Are they quieter in both diesel and electric m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KA

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snurb_dot_info Future wars will be fought entirely by presser.

“Our future $90b nuke subs will protect us !”
“Aha, but our unbuil..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4I

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snurb_dot_info Historically, we’re supposed to do them the other way round. twitter.com/rhysnicholson/…

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aflashbak Sex Pistols’ passport photos for their US tour in 1978 pic.twitter.com/NP1DG7ZWTi

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@RealNickHodge Yeah that’s the stuff. Kinda hits you, especially when you know they’re not the only ones but we rar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ns

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@johnb78 Not quite the same, but I have always loved that line.

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@johnb78 So as I said in a different context in 2018… twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Also, I’ve always loved this blacksmith’s explanation of temperature and steel beams from 2015. youtube.com/watch?v=FzF1Ky…

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“9/11 conspiracy theories debunked: 20 years later, engineering experts explain how the twin towers collapsed” theconversation.com/9-11-conspirac…

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@danilic @MarcFennell Mate, this is a livestream waiting to happen.

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“I asked historians what find made them go ‘wait, wut?’ Here’s a taste of the hundreds of replies” theconversation.com/i-asked-histor…

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Mikey_Whitehead Construction temporarily loses its tea room privileges and they stop traffic.

Universities lose 40,000 jobs and s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…A7

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@DrRhysPockett That whole recursive thread it pretty cool.

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Jun34u_sec GOOD. pic.twitter.com/0lp1ThGPk2

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@SuperCroup Becky Lin would be a great name for a manic pixie dream girl. Echoes of Sarah Lynn in “BoJack Horseman”.

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SuperCroup The most common name Chinese (Mandarin?) speakers give her is 贝吉莲 (Bei Ji-lian - literally Shell Auspicious Lotus)…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0x

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SuperCroup I’m still chuckling about (some) English language Chinese media referring to the NSW Premier as “Becky Lin”.

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aflashbak Pepita - a follower of Loie Fuller - performing Fuller’s Serpentine Dance, ca. 1897 pic.twitter.com/zaEwrRxYii

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@joelpmichael @dawnstarau Red pigeons, blue magpies, extend your vision!

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“Extending” something, anyway. twitter.com/dobes/status/1…

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@dobes @rohan_p @PeteLawler @jeamland This… this can’t be accidental, surely? Not in a Very Online Community like Gnome?

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@sylmobile @NewtonMark Seems a sensible strategy to me. :)

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punished_stu working out with M.C Escher pic.twitter.com/EZ7mlonixR

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@dawnstarau Nah I’ll just round up a couple of lyrebirds.

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@FrKarlSinclair Also the sin of Gluttony and a good bit of Hubris too. And that second one is basically a Surf & Tu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ue

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@dawnstarau The rules say you can also include birds you’ve heard but not seen, if you’re solid with the ID.

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@FrKarlSinclair Would you go as far as to say they are against God’s Will?

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@NewtonMark @staticsan @elronxenu Going back a bit, it does take quite a hit to topple a cow. Cows are heavy and ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KU

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@FrKarlSinclair Exactly. Pandaburger. Although I have just learned of an actual establishment called Panda Burgers..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jz

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@dawnstarau I reckon some teachers might motivate their students that way — though how you’d stop the little fuckers cheating I don’t know.

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Today, Sat 18 Sep 2021, is both International Red Panda Day and Cheeseburger Day. You know what to do…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TV

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SAVE THE DATES: Aussie Backyard Bird Count is on again this 18–24 Octoberaussiebirdcount.org.auVB

I will totallytwitter.com/i/web/status/1…OjZS

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fomalhaut451 This must be the first time in 36 years that NZ and France have been on the same side in an international argument about sunken boats

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@NewtonMark How do you not notice hitting a cow in such a light aircraft?

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You just know some cunt photographer will sit 300m away and photograph this through a long lens, and some prick “jo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ml

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ellehardy From the archives pic.twitter.com/BgKPyayUD7

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@nicilind @misosusanowa Sure, but having looked at this in to past as a broadcast producer, I’m betting they’re sti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jy

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ricardopresto Can definitely see the resemblance. pic.twitter.com/zJQFVLEQlf

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@nicilind @misosusanowa The repeat rights for these shows would be three-fifths of fuck all, and there’s all these..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aJ

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nicilind Saturday 5pm and still Land of the Giants isn’t on.

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NewtonMark (Sean Connery) “Sheksh.” twitter.com/desondy/status…

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Erm, in Australian time the September Equinox is on Thu 23 Sep at 0521 AEST / Wed 22 Sep at 1921 UTC. I think..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eK

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@paulwallbank @kcarruthers That’s part of what makes it so schadenfreudelicious.

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@expectproblems It’s all laid out in the book, but to have this charming older gentleman (68yo) sitting just a few..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3I

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I am chuckling. If China ends up in the TPP and the US not then the entire exercise will have achieved almost the e..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wP

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Pinboard A human being wearing a pair of plastic wings can fly on Titan. The fact that Mars remains the idée fixe of our agi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wH

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Pinboard I like roving as much as the next guy, but isn’t Mars a little roved out by now? Let’s rove it up a notch and go ch..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pl

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@expectproblems This story is also headache-inducing, though I’m told this angle is “not uncontroversial” by someon..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…V3

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@expectproblems More and cheaper conventional subs, perhaps loaded with TLAM-N. pic.twitter.com/fiy4hVhc2W

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@expectproblems I can also recommend his more recent book, “How to Defend Australia” (2019), though upon its launch..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XM

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The inimitable Hugh White’s analysis is solid, as you might expect.

“From the submarine to the ridiculous” thesaturdaypaper.com.au/2021/09/18/the…

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Waratah sequence 2021, day 18. After a more sun and today a little splash of rain, the waratah flower in question i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fj

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I’m enjoying the sense of anticipation in the @jonkudelka @SatPaper cartoon today. thesaturdaypaper.com.au/opinion/cartoo…

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@SimonXCIV Were there two blond teems having fumbling sex?

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Even more frightening than “Alien”. twitter.com/SBSNews/status…

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@kcarruthers We had one of these when I was a little kid and loading it up was one of my favourite pre-party chores..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…df

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I only got 3/10 in the @SatPaper quiz this week. thesaturdaypaper.com.au/quiz/2021/09/18 I am so ashamed that I’m going off the line for a couple of hours.

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@jonoabroad @expectproblems I will look at this later today, but submarines are a core asset for intelligence gathe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TO

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@jonoabroad @expectproblems I believe the technical term is “prolapse”.

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juulsexual you’re telling me a cis teen built this chapel

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GENIC0N Microsoft Octopus Simulator 2021

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stilgherrian Later today, once I have a drink in hand, I’ll start reading some of the eXcElLeNt submarine and AUKUS takes. If yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fy

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AndrewBGreene An American fast food outlet now trolling the French pic.twitter.com/O81xrym4tv

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After all, as George Papadopoulos has so thoroughly* proven* Downer is a master double or triple spy.

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Maybe those three are the French agents who sabotaged the whole submarine program to weaken Australia. Who is the F..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2X

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@peterrenshaw Thanks, Peter. To be fair, it’s just a matter of summarising Geoff Huston’s soundbites. :)

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stilgherrian Me at @zdnetaustralia: “How surveillance capitalism will totally transform the domain name system”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PN

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Sat plan: It’s windy so it’ll be an inside day. A few household chores; some reading; some podcast pre-production w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…V7

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@digital_stebe Cool. :) There’s no much depth to it, and I keep going back to it every couple of months to rearrange things.

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mattxiv lil nas x’s album marketing is completely unhinged i love it pic.twitter.com/EbEQMsNNhP

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It’s windy in the Blue Mountains again today, but you still can’t come here. Also, CARROT is on the zeitgeist once..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…85

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TheShovel Morrison To Launch Investigation Into Claims There Are Ministerial Standards In His Government
theshovel.com.au/2021/09/17/mor…

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Saturday. A series of small yellow dots will cause confusion at first, and then frustration. Count them. Saturday.

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