Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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December 17th, 2021

This episode of the BBC’s “You’re Dead To Me” is lovely.

“Medieval Christmas” bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p0…

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LouisaD__ just witnessed an ice cream man’s funeral and all the ice cream vans came and followed in solidarity I AM SOBBING pic.twitter.com/bJhyJj4JoK

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@Bergha2 Your frustration is not my problem. :)

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@Bergha2 On the current status, please see attached. But more broadly, I’d just like to get vaccinated against dise..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WP

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@Bergha2 Not blocked. Just disappointed that you wanted to make a thing about state-based works / not works based o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8c

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So he has! Thanks, @pharsicle, which makes it 51% off 19. Cheers! twitter.com/pharsicle/stat…

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@markrprior And how do I demonstrate “concern”? Lol!

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“Tories lose North Shropshire seat they held for nearly 200 years” bbc.com/news/uk-englan… This is one heck of a sw..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ro

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@andrea_weymouth This is kinda my point. All is chaos. And for anyone immunocompromised like you this must be hell. :(

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Wolfrum Funny how Dolly Parton is blatantly Christian and a good person and every single person on the Left adores and resp..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…K2

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@morebento I think I’ll check this out when I’m down in Sydney this coming week.

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Obviously asking randoms on Twitter is the very best way to manage my health.

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OK so I haven’t been paying attention. I’m “old” and in NSW and my five months before a covid vaccine booster is in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…js

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@cafuego So I gather. I don’t do reaction GIFs myself but I did like that one.

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Wow 49% off 18. You know who you are. ;)

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@cafuego Hah! Thank you so much, and extra points for the Archer reference. :)

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@yun_aus @BuchananLiz @BlackIncBooks Agreed. This is fabulous news. Although now Liz has to write the book lol. Suffer!

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Thanks so much, @scottnich. And now we’re 43% of the way there. Cheers! twitter.com/scottnich/stat…

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Korean is basically the same as Arabic, right? twitter.com/Davidsedthisx/…

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Currently we’re 41% of the way to Target One off 15 supporters, which is fabulous. Please consider.

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stilgherrian Some time across the weekend I’ll also take a more summery photo of myself, though that’s not the important bit.

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stilgherrian ICYMI earlier in the week, I have a Pozible crowdfunder running for the next series of “The 9pm Edict” podcast. If..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jt

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sawsharkman This is NFTs and cryptocurrency in flesh. Hundreds of cards running 24/7, every two cards the equivalent power usag..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3e

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@LoremenPod @expectproblems @MisterABK I have already been assimilated, Elissa. I cannot defend you.

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@expectproblems @MisterABK @LoremenPod See? I said you’d like it. :) You would probably enjoy @LoremenPod too but I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5e

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As always this is very good from @MisterABK and I know that @expectproblems will like it.

Also, I must confess tha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eD

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@kels_316 I don’t know about the House, but in the Senate they can’t vote in a division if they’re not physically p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qg

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@kels_316 You mean in terms of not being in the chamber, or abstaining, or when things go through on the voices?

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@kels_316 I know the founders personally and they’re good people who just want to make government more visible. No..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…D4

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@expectproblems @CptHollingworth I know I read the Lion etc as a kid and was unimpressed.

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Yes, see how your MP actually votes, as opposed to what they say, at theyvoteforyou.org.au.

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“Liberal Party members are so embarrassed by their votes they want to shut down a website that tracks how they vote” theshot.net.au/general-news/l…

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ExcitedLeigh Me: “Yeah, Zoom and Google both suppress swear words, because they’re made by Americans, and Americans are fucking..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XI

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@steve_evil @chrisjrn Dull literalism will be the death of our species.

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From Fairbairn Films, “The guy that hates Christmas” (2m51s) youtube.com/watch?v=72pF-w…

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Everyone was worried about 5G but it turns out that 4J was the real risk. So next won’t be 6G but 5M. It’s just Science.

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@twcau @_BertHandsome I think we’re best off without it.

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RAF_Luton BREAKING: First photo released of drone shot down in Syria by a House Sparrow air-to-air semi-nuclear missile fired..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…M9

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Some time across the weekend I’ll also take a more summery photo of myself, though that’s not the important bit.

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ICYMI earlier in the week, I have a Pozible crowdfunder running for the next series of “The 9pm Edict” podcast. If..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jt

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paul_piss Feel old? This is him now. pic.twitter.com/Qav98FAsja

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Today’s Alien Sideboob from @JohnBirmingham is titled “Sad trombone for a fallen parrot” and it’s free to read…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pp

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@CognitiveVerb @3wombats @nickearls Surely it was riffing off the book title before that?

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@JustJimWillDo That’s where I was at the time. In the first half anyway.

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@JustJimWillDo I used to get out quite a bit in the 90s. Had a great time.

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Histreepix King Babar, author of the unpopular children’s book series about Jean de Brunhoff, a young Frenchman brought up by..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…5j

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Suddenly remembering seeing a bookshop that had a serious history of the War of the Roses on display with the sign..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cC

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@RealNickHodge Also, the English Civil War. Also, some really bad episodes of Star Trek, probably.

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I must admit, it did feel a bit weird going into a busy supermarket this evening without checking in.

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SandyHorne61 There’s one in every crowd.
Photo of galahs taken on 6 October 2018 near Balaklava in South Australia’s Mid North…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qv

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@JustJimWillDo I just noticed the horse’s name and was amused.

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I’d have taken a photo of the Blue Mountains City Band as well, because they were set up nearby, but they were busy..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uk

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The horse that just won race 10 in the harness racing at Ipswich is named Hide the Cash. Paid between $1.40 and $1.50 for the win.

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It looks like The America is going to have another messy winter. twitter.com/StevenTDennis/…

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GuardianAus First evidence that leopard seals feed on sharks, researchers say theguardian.com/environment/20…

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@moylecroft Oh whacko. I’d better get another drink.

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@garystark Thank you. I’ll shortly spend nine days being hissed at by a certain cat.

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Ravilious1942 The Teleprinter, Eric Ravilious, 1941. Made while he was a War Artist on attachment to the RAF during . The ori..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UJ

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Double Bay On Hill.

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@dobes The final bit is interesting too, the angle that AU took one for the team by making the allegations.

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@dobes That said, I’m sure at least one of the eyes is up in Ren’s email.

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@dobes I withdraw my comment about that being the lede. Australia having moles in Huawei would truly be news.

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@dobes No you’re right and I was wrong. See diagram. pic.twitter.com/0ArQI4tkHN

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@dobes Oops, I totally misread that sentence as being Australians who’d infiltrated Huawei’s techs. Ambiguity FTW!

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@dobes Once you’re past the OMFG HUAWEI bit, this is the lede for me. pic.twitter.com/fkkHLnLZLE

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@garystark Of course not. I’m not an idiot.

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Fri plan, updated: Just like Mon–Thu, I’ve just had a 3.5 to 4-hour nap, so I haven’t done the shopping yet. Or anytwitter.com/i/web/status/1…1OyY

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jeamland Jesus these people are thick.

Haigh’s is from _Adelaide_ not the UK. pic.twitter.com/yrrhGfzSPR

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@dobes @manindotblack Yep, it’s a classic script. There’s a couple different performances of it on the YouTube.

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TrainsInfo Sydney Trains & NSW TrainLink services will not run due to planned industrial action from 6pm Mon 20 - 6am Tue 21 D..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eY

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ymercado Kyle Rittenhouse and Greta Thunberg being born on the exact same day really destroys the whole zodiac system.

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Kate_McClymont Eddie and Moses Obeid, Ian Macdonald had argued it was NOT “in the public interest” to keep them behind bars ahead..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ck

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ASLuhn Polar bears at an abandoned Soviet weather station on Kolyuchin Island, Dmitry Kokh @NatGeoru pic.twitter.com/pfJ3eZ5NBd

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jonkudelka I am something of an idealist, but the habit of opinion and insider political types to applaud lying and obfuscatio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VW

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NewtonMark WHAT HAPPENED TO ALL THE OTHER STUDENTS? twitter.com/ausheadlinebot…

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RadioFreeTom I’m not supposed to make fun of pandemic addiction, and yet there are people literally putting their vaccine brand..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Du

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@FionaKatauskas @joshgnosis @danilic Is it just me, or does embodying someone’s eyes feel creepy?

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tommytomlinson A guy next to me at this restaurant orders a Corona.

Server asks for ID.

“I don’t have a license, but here’s a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0I

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ThanatosArchive It’s a little known fact that before 1900 children were made almost entirely of dry kindling 🔥 👧🏻 🧒🏻 🔥 pic.twitter.com/OZNLvQfN6P

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lanesainty Looking to speak to people who have gotten a test in recent days in NSW about their experience – turnaround time, qtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…SQL8

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aaronbateman22 NSA released documents on telemetry collection efforts on Soviet space and missile programs…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ul

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jonkudelka Say what you like about covid, but it has certainly given some very very stupid people their moment in the sun.

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@BZB @GordyPls We live in strange and dangerous times.

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molly0xFFF my god it’s actually happened pic.twitter.com/TFocFZwvQ7

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@mattcdef2000 Yep, I’m following Karen’s thread directly. Hilarious.

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awelder Alternative headline: Morrison drags feet, does bare minimum a year after large-scale women’s protest twitter.com/murpharoo/stat…

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@NickyWill100 It does, and you’ve had a bitch of a year. :(

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juhasaarinen SovCit vs Dan Andrews going as expected. twitter.com/karenlsweeney/…

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I saw a quite recently which was something along the lines of “I’m not laughing at the situation, or laughing with..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nU

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Laughing at something that is actually a potential grief situation because sometimes that’s all you can do.

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@jeamland Glad to hear you’re all OK, and I hope that you all avoid the long covid.

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danilic I got 46 for my ATAR but donated $6000 to the Liberal Party and now I have a $1.4bn contract to provide pencils to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3B

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cathywilcox1 Out and about.
My @smh @theage cartoon. pic.twitter.com/ImL9NgfR8m

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@LukeCostin Hahaha I never even noticed that!

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@misosusanowa @expectproblems That is terrible, but I would still watch it.

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Yes, I deliberately word that to sound a bit like a cricket score. It amuses me.

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At the time of tweeting, we’re 40% of the way to Target One off 14 supporters, which is fantastic. Thank you.

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If you’re not familiar with the podcast, maybe pop over to the9pmedict.com/category/edict and browse the episodes, or look..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6i

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NOW UNDER WAY: “The 9pm Summer Series 2022” the9pmedict.com/summer2022

You want more special guest episodes of “The 9..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6n

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@IainFergo @jonkudelka I do, but the business changed hands a decade ago so I doubt it still works that way.

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The_McJones OH Two dudes at coffee

Dude 1: ok so how did you do it? How’d you buy the house?

Dude 2: oh you know worked hard,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nA

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@GordyPls That’s really bad luck. Who’d have thought there was a real risk there?

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@smperris Yeah there’s a lot of that about.

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glengyron To really connect with the NFT audience you’ll need to drink a LOT of tide pods. twitter.com/twitterbusines…

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@jonkudelka I once had a client who paid every invoice the very day they received it, regardless of what the stated..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oJ

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@MichaelH_PhD @sorifith He may not himself, but his media people will have tools to find and analyse it all. It’s s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7d

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Fri plan: Slow start with noodles; triage the inbox and rearrange all the things; a little shopping, Leura; imagine..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…H4

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Anyway, best wishes to all the freelancers approaching the holiday season revenue drought with that annual thought..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…R4

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Those last four words apply all year round, actually.

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Fri plan, preamble: Every year I plan out the work I intend to finish before Christmas, and every year I am surpris..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SW

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expectproblems I recognise this is a sports tweet, but it took me a minute to realise it wasn’t about a demon battle, where demons..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8V

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@jpwarren @eSafetyOffice Of course the Act is only about taking things down, not putting them back, so there will b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PP

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jpwarren I look forward to discovering how @eSafetyOffice plans to deal with this sort of thing when the Online Safety Act c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gA

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Well, @dobes, it looks like @davpope knows how to build a robot. pic.twitter.com/jfLRp2UvFy

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MichaelH_PhD Who knew prison accommodation could become an export industry. twitter.com/kos_data/statu…

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@damana Hello, and welcome to Hell.

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attaboy Reminder on when to use these: twitter.com/bquilty/status…

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I would like to watch this movie. twitter.com/egadheg/status…

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@oberonsghost And now I want to go to the Hydro Majestic. :)

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@oberonsghost The latter is an interesting question. I’m guessing that Canberra is a mid-rank gig for US diplomats..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cR

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GonzoHacker fungle my tokens

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DoctorKarl Finally, after being lied to by Big Entomology for centuries, we have the first Millipede with more than 1,000 legs..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rx

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joshgnosis Huh first time I’ve seen that warning on Twitter. pic.twitter.com/6f8ZXLxbMi

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Eight sleeps until Christmas.

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It’s a cloudy morning in the Blue Mountains but it’ll burn off later in the day. pic.twitter.com/9sG7YuYLSO

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Friday. Sing! Sing the song of your people! The song about chicken. The song about tonight. Sing it! Your lucky colour is russet. Friday.

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