Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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December 13th, 2021

@franksting @GordyPls @EnsignR @danilic @ApostrophePong The original video was Ustream’s magnificent 352 × 288 pixels.

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@franksting @GordyPls @EnsignR @danilic Haha it was Crown Street in Surry Hills, and while I don’t have the date ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vg

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@Tasdevilsrgr8 Well for most of the early part of the pandemic he did his 2GB radio show not from the studio, not f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bu

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@GordyPls @EnsignR @danilic Yeah it’s hard to tell sometimes.

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@franksting Wow. Whereas I can go to the walk-in in Penrith and be done in five minutes.

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@GordyPls @EnsignR @danilic This is true, and we seem to do it quite often given that we don’t have a hugely close relationship.

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@EnsignR @danilic @GordyPls I think this is just a great-minds moment.

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@regina_atk @danilic Awesome. Because the YouTube chat tonight seemed to have… problems lol.

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@buckleup @druey Yeah this is the end result I am fearing.

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@danilic Now I want Alan Jones to be on Twitch.

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Who should see this? Maybe @danilic for starters? Though to be fair Dan is totally the new Alan Jones.

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My attention has been drawn to this Alan Jones claim in a story about his new show. sbs.com.au/news/the-feed/…

THAT’S..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…32

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@TheGrimRecapper I think your final point is the correct one.

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ZackBornstein Both Usain Bolt and I can run 100 meters. twitter.com/MaximeBernier/…

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Actually parrots are birds and birds have wattles rather than jowls… but possibly I am overthinking this. As usual.

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People have suggested Angryjowls and Fiendlyjowls but yes Kate’s suggestion of Crankyjowls is much better. twitter.com/kcarruthers/st…

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Thinking of three-word news descriptors. “Geriatric Australian YouTuber Alan Jones aka Friendlyjowls…”

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@dawnstarau You mean the kind of people these guys would organise? @cameronwilson has been going down the rabbit-ho..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fQ

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@finishedlast Hard to say. They have Cloudflare in front of the website but only the gods know how or even whether they’d configured it.

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Maybe we should rename Alan Jones to Friendlyjowls.

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@dawnstarau At least their WordPress (per Google cache) is the current version. Because it tells me in the headers lol.

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@dawnstarau I know enough about this to know that I don’t know enough about this to build a high-traffic site. :) I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r1

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“Producers claim there were hundreds of thousands of people tuning in on the website which caused the mishap.” Yeah..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EK

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Anyway I’m not watching any more.

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@skwashd I know but it’s also a plug. I have a couple LED panels but hate ring lights because I wear glasses.

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Canavan is going on about how there’s now more rainbow flags than Australian flags.

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How you overload Facebook and YouTube video streaming is a bit of a challenge. Anyway it’s on now. A massive 745 wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zC

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I’m having trouble believing this. pic.twitter.com/7V2HT6BdW4

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@druey Pretty much. I like the cheerful cartoon B suggesting I find a friend.

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@Rant86 That’s weird. You want it as flat as possible so there’s no chance of creases causing a shadow. The flatter..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BK

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@druey Haha at tiny resolution, yes. But I think I can make good use of it through 2022.

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@JamesHMcLaren The work is all in the software, but yes the cloth panels of this size are normally around $50 by th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ea

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@druey Except now I’m trying to figure out how to pack it away. pic.twitter.com/tQq1oiG3No

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That video also serves as a reminder that I am doing another Quiz. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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I can confirm that the $29.99 green screen and stand from Aldi works just fine. This is a quick go with no thought..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wx

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I’ve seen some dodgy work in certain The Economists models in the past, so I feel obliged to add that disclaimer be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G8

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@thegrugq Ah that’s the myth of Liddell Hart that I absorbed as a teenager. Of course being an Australian it is now..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0E

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@thegrugq I’ve seen a surviving German A7V in the flash and it’s just ridiculous. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@thegrugq To be fair that second one is just a technical. Just not a Toyota.

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FXMC1957 PHOTO OF THE DAY. Winter in Siberia (1960). pic.twitter.com/GSzGS4qDaO

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@OzKitsch Lol these playlists look like a great source. And now I formally nominate Denise Drysdale’s “Green” for the

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@joannejacobs @R_Chirgwin Hahaha here it is, from 1974. youtube.com/watch?v=QL5AhI… IT’S A KERMIT THE FROG COVER!

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@danilic Surely you’re not telling me that a handful of random minions can’t build a scalable video streaming platform? Heaven forfend!

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@R_Chirgwin @joannejacobs I think if you’re going to look up Countdown playlists then this is the kind of website you need to visit lol.

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@R_Chirgwin @joannejacobs Hmmm. Here’s the playlist from that episode. Supernaut is not on that list,. So somehow I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uQ

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@R_Chirgwin @joannejacobs Lol. “19th March 1978 (ep 142) (Live at Adelaide Plaza Theatre) [note this episode is too..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZB

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@R_Chirgwin @joannejacobs I don’t think I ever saw Skyhooks live. I did go to a Countdown live from the Adelaide Fe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hV

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_dmoser The World’s deadliest animal pic.twitter.com/8xWbeqt5QU

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@yibbida @JohnBirmingham That’s a very good question. And to age about 6yo we were.

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@R_Chirgwin @joannejacobs Meanwhile, Joanne, are you watching a Bad Program?

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GordyPls Labor would be much more likeable if they focussed on workers more and jobs less.

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HiroRwar mother: “I had my booster today.”

me: “That’s good.”

mother: “Moderna. Is that the one developed by a furry?”

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@AngryWagtails @funranium @jsvnm That one? That’s awesome. That photo is one very attractive snake. I would even tr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RK

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@jsvnm @funranium What I love is that Australia has a reputation for deadly animals, and we go “Lol that’s a cliche..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2m

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@bastardsheep I am never going to getting so close to a snake that I can lick it.

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forensictoxguy I just switched the labels on all the kitchen spices.

I’m not in trouble yet, but the thyme is cumin.

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Jeffs_Id @Yes2Homeschool So you deleted the tweet and changed your photo. But the internet never forgets: pic.twitter.com/6U1ZTfs0aj

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@rusdaniels I’ve heard that galah numbers are down too, but I think in the wet years they just move way inland?

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JohnBirmingham Why are they like this? Why?!? pic.twitter.com/H8wi5lpzmq

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@CosmicRami Oops originally from Glasgow, came as a £10 pom aged 11, then Liverpool in Sydney, trained as a sheetme..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hn

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DamienEvans7 Spotted this at my local vet today pic.twitter.com/4a3zirHajr

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@CosmicRami From memory JPY is a Newcastle lad and would be well up for it. The song-playing I mean.

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@AnOldManStream1 Yep that’s the one. The dates were… borrowed so the locals could still have a part on the familiar date.

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@phenidone Yeah if I were to do it I’s take plenty of breaks along the way. No point just looking at scenery out a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sa

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@morebento It would be. I’ve seen photos of this computer before. It’s stunning design, though a non-standard keyboard would drive me mad.

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TonyAlbrecht Google: image search “regret” twitter.com/TeslaOwnersEBa…

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Common (or Indian) Myna is on the decline. It’s out of the top 10 and the red wattlebird is in. pic.twitter.com/1s5FIKvJfN

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@jeremy_gans Oops no, a license is needed for each human who can schedule and host a meeting. pic.twitter.com/s4dFPATlLY

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@jeremy_gans As I read (skimmed) that, the first paid level of 1 to 9 licenses means 1 to 9 simultaneous meetings at $20.99 per license.

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DPRK_News Selfie “Two Idiots At Insurrection” receives DPRK photographic self-incrimination award. pic.twitter.com/diesYH2l2Y

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@franksting I’ve always thought that. I think the key difference is that the city outside is Brisbane and not Adelaide.

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fanfiction_txt “My name’s Harry Potter, although most people call me Vampire these days.” he grumbled.

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12 sleeps until Christmas.

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AltcoinGordon “And when Shiba hits $1 I will cash out and get a lambo bro” pic.twitter.com/0kURgE8Agy

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@markrprior That’s an annoying detail. Thanks.

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@jsleeio I hadn’t thought of that. I hope we defeated the aliens.

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I say, @theharryshearer’s explanation of NFTs is spot on. Here’s a direct link to that segment of his “Le Show”. (6..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nu

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benraue By a total coincidence, just found myself stopping by the Elizabeth Farrelly Bad Opinions Memorial Wall in Parramat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zy

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@GreenJ If you pop over to Penrith there’s a walk-in where this guy will fix you up straight away. And the decor is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PB

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@GreenJ A friend told me the other day that a drive-in testing spot near them had a 44+ minute wait but the walk-in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…en

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@GreenJ Really? Not to make it a state-vs-state thing, because all that stuff is very silly, but I’ve had a total o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RC

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WHY AM I ONLY DISCOVERING THIS NOW? twitter.com/NuclearAnthro/…

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This morning’s @7ampodcast was very good. “How the fossil fuel industry is gaslighting Australia”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…L8

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tiredandstrong I’ve had some time to think about it and I’ve decided it’s actually king shit to be this confidently wrong pic.twitter.com/RXLl9DE2Bg

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@NewtonMark It also explains why Ronald Reagan always had that wry smile.

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This would indeed be worth doing at some point. twitter.com/Locati0ns/stat…

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AdelaideBook Dude thinks he’s a Border Collie. Boy have I got news for him. twitter.com/caldronpool/st…

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Waratah sequence 2021, day 104. A close-up of the tips of the incipient seed pods today. I have no further comment. pic.twitter.com/fJxkNDKXrR

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bengrubb Both @smh and @theage are looking to hire social media producers. Here are the job ads:

jobs.smartrecruiters.com/Nine/743999782…

seek.com.au/job/55261156?s…

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@19bk69 @JustJimWillDo @NewtonMark @Oglaf Some people might. I suspect I wouldn’t. And at my age it isn’t a solid b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yz

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@jeffsonstein Yes. I’ll use the wonderful phrase “It should be remembered that” to say it should be remembered that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ff

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ashtonpittman Only in America do public school teachers race one another to scrounge around on the floor to collect $1 bills in o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gY

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@JustJimWillDo @NewtonMark @Oglaf Counterpoint: Why would you blow someone whose opinion you don’t trust?

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Little-known fact: Nancy Reagan wrote the first beta version of Log4j.

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@NewtonMark The original tweet has been deleted, but here’s the pair of images and the content of the tweet. pic.twitter.com/9H6tWAc46q

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@NewtonMark I can do it quicker that that. This tweet summarises the action. twitter.com/TrollsworthT/s…

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@jeffsonstein This came up in conversation again today. Diverting rivers was going to be the answer. Dr John Bradfi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gi

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@MalleeRay @kels_316 Yes. It was one of the dumbest days in the Senate of late, and that’s saying something.

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@scott_thewspot @fictillius I’m not sure you’ve grasped the main purpose of the telephone.

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@kels_316 So she could move her OMFG WE ARE BEING DISRIMUNERATED bill but couldn’t vote on it.

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@kels_316 She and Malcolm Roberts have been beaming in to the Senate from Queensland. It means she gets to talk but..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eH

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@expectproblems Hep, that’s solid glare action. Four stars. (You can’t get five stars unless you actually cause someone’s death by staring.)

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@erstkate But he’s such an easy target!

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10NewsFirstSyd Make sure you don’t miss the deadline to send your Christmas gifts this year, with today the last day you can get t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mq

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@fictillius She should get herself an electric telephone.

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@SquigglyRick Thanks for an outstanding year of work. Much appreciated.

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Op-ed pitch: What log4j means for Scott Morrison’s re-election chances. @dobes

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@SuperCroup There’s a reason we call it Double Bay On Hill, or variants thereof. Also, I don’t think of myself as a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xx

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@trentyarwood I’d have though so, yes. I did read a bit more than just the list of potential infection routes.

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@trentyarwood It’s not every Monday that starts with encountering “anorectal abscesses”.

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davidgerard “Code released under MIT and BSD licenses should really be thought of not as free, as in speech, or free, as in bee..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eA

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Someone sent me a DM about Fournier’s gangrene so I looked it up and now that’s improved my day.

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Dear Santa, I’m sorry about the delay in getting back to the Mountains this weekend and I will be in the Blue Mount..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0w

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badiucao All Brisbane billboard companies have placed a ban on my art work criticizing the Beijing Winter Olympics. Bishopp..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…a8

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@kypros1992 @jxeeno The word “only” is doing a lot of work there, I suspect.

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PostCultRev NIXON: What do they call these fucking things?
KISSINGER : Fursona
NIXON: This is a sex thing, right? For pervs?
KI..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…JP

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Further alleged plans may be found in the Weekly Wrap, of course, and quite a few links to interesting things. More..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5I

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Mon plan: Various SEKRIT plans; laundry; some technical thinking and planning and documenting; ponder podcast summe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7O

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It’s a low-sog day in the Blue Mountains today, with sunshine. pic.twitter.com/kQsFMiXOH0

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Monday. It’s the Great Escape, but with assorted vegetables. Choose a destination. Monday.

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