Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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December 16th, 2021

markhumphries It’s the 2021 Closing Down Sale! Everything 2021-related must go!
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@toksvig @Pixies_Grace Yep, Becs now has some musical friends.

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thejimmalo hahahahha what?! pic.twitter.com/dJuws0NfpC

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“Goofy sings BAKA MITAI” by @ProZD youtube.com/watch?v=1KCWOr… I think @tacticalmaid might like this.

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SuperCroup It’s a novel idea, using a large piece of fabric to catch the wind and pull a ship along. Wonder who thought of it. twitter.com/business/statu…

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@JustJimWillDo @NewtonMark @dobes @riskybusiness The 1940s one could’ve been referring to a discrete contact mic on the window?

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This has crept up to 38% of Target One and that’s fabulous, thank you.

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@JustJimWillDo @NewtonMark @dobes @riskybusiness This reminds me that somewhere in my storage I have an old copy of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cg

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@JustJimWillDo @NewtonMark @dobes @riskybusiness That’s been around since at least the 1970s, from memory.

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I’m afraid it is.

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@JustJimWillDo @NewtonMark @dobes @riskybusiness This reminds of a story relating to hard drive firmware that as I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IS

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stilgherrian Quick reminder: “The 9pm Summer Series 2022” crowdfunding is under way and we’re already 36% of the way to Target O..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S6

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@NewtonMark @dobes @riskybusiness That is very nifty indeed. And yes the printer or whatever would be the ideal target for the laser.

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@swearyanthony @JohnBirmingham It certainly is my areas at least. How we got through the early atomic age with so few disasters is amazing.

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thegrugq @lcamtuf Takes big balls to make that reference

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lcamtuf Did I mention what happened to my cousin’s friend in Trinidad after he patched the log4j bug

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@christopherneal No it’s not. I realised today that Freelancer Famine Season is way too close lol.

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@Gtrain62 If I have to explain the joke then it’s not going to work.

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9 sleeps to Christmas.

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TheShovel Jones shouted “They won’t silence m…” before a rubbish truck drove past, drowning out the end of his sentence. theshovel.com.au/2021/12/14/ala…

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TheShovel The government will access data from Santa’s naughty and nice list as part of a range of new measures it says is ne..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zC

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@dobes @formalbeer @19bk69 @WarWraith @franksting I completely agree on that second par. We saw the same thing with..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gk

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Hitler has frocked up nicely there in the green. twitter.com/sallymcmanus/s…

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We are definitely in the pre-Christmas rush for ministers to approve publication of stuff. twitter.com/zdnetaustralia…

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GuardianAus A naked man in a bath with two octopuses: Yushi Li’s best photograph theguardian.com/artanddesign/2…

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@19bk69 @WarWraith @franksting Srsly Risky Biz seems to have a good summary, which I’ve just started reading. srslyriskybiz.substack.com/p/srsly-risky-…

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Shatter242 @NerdPyle @SwiftOnSecurity Lotus Notes was around longer than the Confederacy.

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@glengyron Mind you, if they don’t say that then they receive a visit from The Van.

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sspencer_63 For the 9th consecutive year, the Liberals forecast wages will rise. The previous 8 were wrong, but, this time for..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8V

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@OdinsToenail Ah. I just went to their website and was confronted by this image. pic.twitter.com/iaeIqk59ke

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@jonkudelka Then how did Fraser ever get elected?

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realCarrickRyan When did they realise they didn’t even have to lie about it anymore? twitter.com/hughriminton/s…

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@liquidparanoia No I think that’s just perspective. But I’m not going to get out my tools for analysing same because I am lazy today.

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NewtonMark “Yes.” twitter.com/hughriminton/s…

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@trib As was the custom at the time.

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@liquidparanoia I also have questions about those urns. Why is one on the mantlepiece and one on the floor? Maybe t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ME

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I hope they’ve taken away those curtains and burned them. twitter.com/CanberraInside…

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@Rubenerd They seem… unhealthy. But yes go for the cured meats. More of them please. They are healthy, obviously.

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@seamus Hah! Exactly the same happened here. The pale blue peg did not match the rest of the blue pegs.

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It’s only yesterday that I found out what a bap was.

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‘Group members described the meal as “foreskin on a dry bap”, “Soylent Green and something left over from A-level a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dg

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dormousesighs I would like people with large platforms like @LaTrioli & @JaneCaro to quit spreading fear & misinformation about t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…It

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@seamus I see it. :) I’m still in two minds about whether to provide more Blue Things, but given the low population..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5x

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@seamus That’s very nice indeed! For my chap, still only around 5yo or 6yo, that’s aspirational real estate.

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Here’s his current collection of Blue Things. Not all that big, and not up to the stage of being meticulously sorte..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Po

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The original tangle of twigs seen early in this thread it top left. In the centre of this photo you can see the new..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…92

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I’ve just put a camera tripod near the bowerbird’s bower so that he gets used to it. He’s less than 15 metres from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Al

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OK I haven’t shot any video of the bowerbird yet, but I’m noticing today that his dance has gotten so much better…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0O

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@_BertHandsome @statelibrarynsw There used to be a small bar down Surry Hills way called The Library, with a wall l..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KR

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@statelibrarynsw Hmmm. I should’ve done something with the obvious “cover story” gag.

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djackmanson Another trending hashtag. Don’t see how the Prime Minister can survive THIS

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Hey @statelibrarynsw has a new rooftop bar! sl.nsw.gov.au/about-library/… Opens 4pm today.

This makes “I’m just going to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lo

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joshgnosis FamilyVoice wants KPMG banned from government contracts for *checks notes* being too woke (letting staff work on 26..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…H8

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@juhasaarinen Quite a nasty condition too. Erk. I hope she’s on all the happy drugs right now.

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@juhasaarinen Shit. I should’ve checked before doing the gag. :(

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Well, yes. Every quarter BOCSAR says “Crime is generally down again year-on-year apart from specifics in X and Y” (..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UP

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@juhasaarinen It means Denise Drysdale is on the happy drugs.

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“Truck turns left and hits the 11foot8+8 bridge” (Crash #174, 6 Dec) youtube.com/watch?v=WLXxQj…

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NSW @BOCSAR has released the September quarter crime figures. Murder is at a 30-year low, so I reckon there’s some..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hg

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egavactip Just remember, when a writer uses the word “undoubtedly,” it means they are assuming something to be true but don’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0c

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So why did it take an FOI request to find out this was happening? twitter.com/zdnetaustralia…

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JoshButler Interesting one from MYEFO - Coalition has noted $16.1 billion in “decisions taken but not yet announced”

I.e. ele..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…52

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SarahMillican75 Finally found my clitoris. pic.twitter.com/dZSihpb9TY

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joshgnosis The PM’s office is increasingly putting local members in all the press releases. (Especially on environmental annou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G1

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Oh. Guess who just fell asleep for four hour instead.

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@Kimota Hah. I’m always suspicious of tools like this because I always suspect they can’t edit as well as I can.

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Coming up shortly at 1000 AEDT, @USSC’s “A conversation with The New Yorker’s Evan Osnos, author of Wildland: The m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KW

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GrimArtGroup highlights from across the year 🏅

Comedy can be a business 😉

Glasgow Giggles by..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nP

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fictillius Imagine if essential workers could afford $20 a day for rapid testing.

Also. Cringe. pic.twitter.com/FpDiJMRu2b

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“North Korea Executes People for Watching K-Pop, Rights Group Says” nytimes.com/2021/12/15/wor…

“At least seven people..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nO

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@Leighlo I only skimmed so didn’t realise it was an actual product already. Gosh.

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stilgherrian @abcbrisbane NEW BLOG POST: “Talking platforms and losing your content on ABC Brisbane” (11m35s)..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S4

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Curiously, @jonathanvswan is on Coronacast today and is saying similar things. Yes, they went off-topic from the US..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3x

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Quick reminder: “The 9pm Summer Series 2022” crowdfunding is under way and we’re already 36% of the way to Target O..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S6

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@purserj It’s in the thread, James…

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Scientits In awe of this social media person pic.twitter.com/KuojbHoIxM

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@purserj Sure, though the copy-paste down to the syllable level was always possible, even in razor blade and sticky..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xS

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“One Nation treasurer charged with fraud,” which is quite the surprise. bluemountainsgazette.com.au/story/7553665/…

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@DavidFengTrains West Papua isn’t on the scale of Xinjiang, of course, but it’a a cruel suppression of a separist m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CC

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Very nice indeed, and a logical extension of transcription software’s smarts. twitter.com/AramVartian/st…

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@GreenJ Beware of Whamageddon. whamageddon.com I’ve been lucky so far because I’m mostly a stay-at-home.

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@DavidFengTrains Your problem there is that it’d have to go through West Papua, where Indonesia is doing a bit of a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cY

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CelluloidWhisky Big-Hearted Iron Snail sounds like a Sammo Hung character in a kung fu movie. twitter.com/DrAndrewThaler…

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MurrayWatt Two years ago today, Scott Morrison jetted off to Hawaii, leaving bushfire victims to fend for themselves.

Two yea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ez

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Thu plan: Triage the inboxen; 1000 AEDT USSC discussion uni-sydney.zoom.us/webinar/regist…; a solid work session on that tech..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oj

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@DavidFengTrains That Indonesian segment would require quite a few bridges and tunnels, yes, though once you get to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QM

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Pinboard Still one of my favorite covid moments twitter.com/Pinboard/statu…

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Pinboard The whole maritime history of Covid would make a good book, from all the superspreading cruise ships to the famous..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nr

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Pinboard I think a smarter move by the Navy would be to have a dedicated fleet with an all antivax-crew that does a world go..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oj

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DiscussingFilm Denis Villeneuve is set to direct ‘RENDEZVOUS WITH RAMA’, a story from Arthur C. Clarke, the writer of ’2001: A Spa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bh

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It’s not so much that the Great Sog is returning to the Blue Mountains today but that it’s the storm before the ove..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qq

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Thursday. Wait until the loud mob has passed you by before acting. Strength in economy of numbers. Your lucky colou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jd

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