Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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September 28th, 2021

holden A pretty on point 1990s prediction about the internet. pic.twitter.com/P4hd8bZpKy

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iiTalW Help me settle an argument:

Do mushy peas have a place with fish and chips in Australia?

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@RobertoRaymon That’s a question for Zoom, sorry. I’m not connected with them in any way.

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alexhern Remember when all the very smart people were insisting that dockless cycle hire was going to reshape cities

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@ChrisJHowe15 @kayorchison I think is when we descend into mob rule and I submit to the will of the audience.

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summerstoli Australia bird- Masked lapwing
Sometimes I refuse to believe things are really real, like this fucking thing pic.twitter.com/hKsCWdZzHF

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tanaka_tatsuya ぶどうを運ぶどぅ! pic.twitter.com/nyCEOH8Tgl

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jilliancyork No, it really is not. pic.twitter.com/byVYyn27Jn

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keen_poster enjoying this wonderful account twitter.com/acareacts/stat…

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__danbo i’m researching american foods and i dont understand why they have banners that look like old ddr song logos pic.twitter.com/O7RkyMTK1d

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stilgherrian I have made today’s choice in Australian Bird of the Year. Have you? theguardian.com/environment/ng…

No great loss to see..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BE

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@Chris_Mellor Hmmm. This’ll work better as a conversation over suitable beverages in the Aftertimes. I’ll need more..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o5

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Brocklesnitch great new account twitter.com/ACAreacts/stat…

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ElizabethFlux Dan Murphy editing hours pic.twitter.com/k6S9kJsVc7

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BuchananLiz Australia has the second lowest birth-rate in Oceania according to @CIA pic.twitter.com/tR2pdUnN2v

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@Chris_Mellor I hope you’re not saying we should meekly acquiesce to bullshit? :)

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION for you to absorb before . Pass it on. twitter.com/BirdlifeOz/sta…

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@moylecroft Heh. Yeah I tweeted some stuff about Mr Goxx the other day. He is the hero we need.

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ROUND TWO OF VERY IMPORTANT POLLING UNDER WAY PLEASE RETWEET. twitter.com/MrJoshEarl/sta…

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4rizmendi Not sure which party would be more disappointed about this ad placement: pic.twitter.com/WNG3XnAAkU

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Note the brown stains on the jerkbird’s feathers, indicating that it’s spent at least some of the day digging a nes..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…I2

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CANDID JERKBIRD ACTION: A sulphur-crested cockatoo (Cacatua galerita) notes the lack of fresh seed, and heads up to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wm

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@sleepingdingo Indeed. It’s curious. There’s only about 3 or 4 regular magpie visitors now, but more currawongs.

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@JustJimWillDo It’s slightly creepy to have so many large birds moving around nearby with no sound apart from the w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ir

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Also, a handful of Australian magpies and a grey butcherbird, but the currawongs had the weight of numbers today. A..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FR

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Just now there was a whole mob of pied currawongs somewhere nearby, filling the scrub with their plaintive calls. I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6d

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PickardJE six years ago but still a classic pic.twitter.com/dUsXv1efWK

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@ChrisJHowe15 @kayorchison Also, it has been suggested that when I manage to trap one of the giant rats we have a R..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…v2

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@dobes Every time I see a tweet like this I think “Of FFS what’s happened in Arizona this time?”.

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EthicsInBricks PhD student, c.2020:
Here’s a limited argument I made based on years of specialized research. Hope it’s OK 😕

Phil..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7G

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@OperationalInc1 @neiljway Going way back, the wisdom is that propaganda only works if it builds on an existing bel..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4V

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@upulie Contact a beekeeper. They can remove them safely and put them to work in the honey mines rather than your roof.

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@developerjack @cameronwilson This is where I should try to fund individual stupid stories with some lightweight pa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AF

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@neiljway @OperationalInc1 “Blame Murdoch” is always an easy critique* but these things are usually more complicate..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SL

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sexenheimer hell yeah twitter.com/AlexBoskovski/…

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@BuchananLiz Wow that’s an excellent first cut for an Arctic AUKUS.

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BuchananLiz How to Map AUKUS? thinkinginspace.net/latest-maps/f/…

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BuchananLiz goes next? 🇦🇺 only member not (yet) part of the Arctic Council. twitter.com/andrewserickso… pic.twitter.com/RgpFi0dBS2

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cameronwilson this is so funny. I’m going through the Epik leak and look at this domains registered by one guy… and then look a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…L1

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@kels_316 @dobes @vealmince I learned to accept this horrible truth years ago, when I used to do daily street vox p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lo

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@kels_316 @dobes @vealmince Watch them ride the levels of “unsure” in this chart. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@dobes @vealmince Here’s all political alignments for just 2021. pic.twitter.com/PSDjvhA2tW

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@vealmince @dobes Particularly as the Greens and One Nation are already separated out from them, yes.

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@dobes The Lowy polling drills down into that in more detail. All pre-AUKUS of course but the shift over time revea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PQ

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Waratah sequence 2021, day 28. We just had a little splash of rain at @bunjaree so here’s the waratah in question a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…we

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@jxeeno WHY ARE YOU OUTSIDE AND NOT EXERCISING I AM CALLING THE POLICE LOOK AT ALL THOSE PEOPLE AT THE BEACH.

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cameronwilson 😎 i got a good edition of webcam coming out today 😎
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@cameronwilson Threat TO communism or threat OF communism? WAS JESUS A NAZI?

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@akent Gas-led recovery. The wind doesn’t blow at night. Windmills are ugly and will reduce my real estate value and they kill birds.

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@expectproblems Yeah the “Why?” is always interesting. I see other replies pondering why a Greens voter would suppo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…by

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@arwon Yeah I’ll leave you to faff about with the margin calculations on that one.

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And there ends this fortnight’s Essential polling. All the data is at essentialvision.com.au and you can sign up f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kK

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Managing Australia’s relationship with China. essentialvision.com.au/managing-austr…

These figures are more consistent across dem..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hy

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National security and AUKUS partnership. essentialvision.com.au/national-secur…

“Those aged over 55 and Coalition voters are mos..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gd

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Agreement with AUKUS implications. essentialvision.com.au/agreement-with…

“Just over half think the AUKUS partnership is in Aust..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TM

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That last comment is probably an unfair analysis of the numbers but I’m sticking with it.

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Support for uses of nuclear technology. essentialvision.com.au/support-for-us…

Young Liberals horny for nukes. pic.twitter.com/wV2XKBKUKY

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Preferred energy sources for government support. essentialvision.com.au/preferred-ener…

“Renewable energy is the preferred power..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oz

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Support for nuclear energy in Australia. essentialvision.com.au/support-for-nu…

“The issue is divisive… Support for nuclear pow..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Y1

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Party trust to handle issues. essentialvision.com.au/party-trust-to…

Not much different to a year ago. The usual party-aligned st..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oz

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Preferred long-term approach to Australia’s quarantine system. essentialvision.com.au/preferred-long…

The boomers are still horny..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tx

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Uptake of a Covid-19 vaccine. essentialvision.com.au/uptake-of-a-co…

The hold-outs in the “never get vaccinated” group are very i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zO

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NSW and Victoria Covid-19 roadmaps. essentialvision.com.au/nsw-and-victor…

Big difference between NSW and VIC here, which fascina..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RH

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

NSW up a bit. VIC down a bit compared with a rise a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…a6

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

Positive sentiment is up a bit, particularly in N..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DY

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Hey Kids, it’s Tuesday, which means it’s a 50/50 chance it’s an Essential polling Tuesday. And guess what? It is!..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uP

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@ajsta @SatPaper @THEMONTHLY So @bbox @NewtonMark it turns out that the existing apps don’t work with iOS. Schwartz..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jf

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cameronwilson hell yes pic.twitter.com/Qjsl5vDaGp

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kloussikian We asked Coalition MPs one simple question: do you support a net zero emissions by 2050 target. The chief governmen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dn

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@ApostrophePong “OK boys and girls, what does B-R-I spell?” :)

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cameronwilson Bit of Coalition infighting 👀 pic.twitter.com/kHZlrEBz1Z

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ben_hr Someone mentioned Leunig is a “National Living Treasure” so I looked up the list, and it’s a _mixed_ bag en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_…

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purserj @GrogsGamut This took waaay longer than it should have pic.twitter.com/727iF16pdx

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saykay This is not a test… just a fun guessing game with a forced shrill of an alert on every citizen’s phone asking us..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YR

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LaurenRosewarne “This is the edge of Australia. And it could be almost anywhere along our huge coastline. Beyond this very shore is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cw

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@stringy_05 Let’s file this one under “symptoms”.

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stilgherrian RETWEET IT YOU COWARDS. twitter.com/jonkudelka/sta…

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Rob_Stott Simply reporting the daily numbers is now an example of the ABC’s anti-Melbourne bias pic.twitter.com/HNb5mrBI4g

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“By land or sea: Thailand perseveres with the Kra Canal” lowyinstitute.org/the-interprete…

“The fabled Thai waterway meant t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CA

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mariekehardy More genius from the pen of my dear clever friend @meganjherbert pic.twitter.com/QJo2AgHpSo

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Reminder to Tech PR People: Nobody cares which Magic Quadrant you were put into by Gartner.

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OmgIAmOver30 Damn Gladys has even started hiding Victoria’s cases. twitter.com/VicGovDH/statu…

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@damonism They did indeed, it says here on the internet.

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reduct_rs How to Manage Your Depression Without Buying a Loud Mechanical Keyboard

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I wonder if I should start issuing my podcasts on limited-edition Edison cylinder. pic.twitter.com/kQdPXCPkMO

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jpwarren lol pic.twitter.com/BvLLSsJNZW

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@expectproblems @NewtonMark @glengyron And here, seen modelling for a new range of Fleshlight products pic.twitter.com/0WRd5S8e1l

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Is any of this helping?

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@expectproblems @NewtonMark @glengyron Now that I think about it, though, growling out a jellyfish would also ruin your lipstick.

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images_ai Black-Eyed Angels Swam Around Me twitter.com/TheLingo56/sta… pic.twitter.com/A3M9dY5Bw6

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Sometimes I look down at what my fingers have just typed and gasp in amazement.

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@expectproblems @NewtonMark And anyway you end up looking like you’re performing cunnilingus on a jellyfish.

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EmilyMason1192 An anti-masker in line behind me turned to a masked, elderly woman behind her and said, “why are wearing a mask?” S..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ao

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BiancaNogrady Australia is going to tip over to 100,000 cumulative cases of today. A sad milestone, but it could have been much, much worse.

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Further alleged plans and a photo of a satin bowerbird coming in to land may be found in the Weekly Wrap, which is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WZ

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Tue plan: Slow start, because why the fuck not; dig into a client’s database structures looking for trouble; enjoy..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…x5

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gsuberland this audiophile thing is getting out of hand pic.twitter.com/cf2dAYWefH

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@Andreas_Haggman All this is completely true except for the fact that we have way too many kinds of honeyeater.

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@gigihux It’s certainly affected the pace this year, and I like it.

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wolfcat Matthew, sit down and stop yelling from the dunce corner, we have told you already, Brexit is the cause, now you ar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OP

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angsuman Volkswagen disables horn and turn signals due to credential lapse twitter.com/jilles_com/sta…

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SamLeightonDore I mean, y’know, people are entitled to their sexual proclivities. Let there be a thousand blossoms bloom, as far as..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rt

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TheCitizen_News At least 25 students bought these flip-flops from a gang for 600,000 rupees per pair. citizen.co.za/news/news-eish…

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I know this tweet is making a UK political comment that I don’t understand or even care about, but the video shows..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BG

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Sunny for now in the Blue Mountains, and my prediction is that it won’t rain today. pic.twitter.com/BzElnzjd47

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@expectproblems I kinda have a surfeit of crimson rosellas these days, and as for those screechy little hopped-up s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ye

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I have made today’s choice in Australian Bird of the Year. Have you? theguardian.com/environment/ng…

No great loss to see..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BE

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CCCblogUoW anyone up for writing us a short blog piece on the changing aesthetics of Chinese propaganda? slide into our DMs… pic.twitter.com/yMOqWKGD6y

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tinyredbook Me: I love medieval book illustrations. They give us unparallelled access to the past and those living there. It al..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yt

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Tuesday. Choose a random time. At that time, choose random direction and look in that direction a random distance…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eu

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