Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

In Sydney NSW AU to 31 Aug

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March 14th, 2022

Histreepix Shackleton’s perfectly preserved HMS Endeavour criticised for creating unrealistic body standards for other shipwre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uu

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@Airminded @djackmanson The correct newspaperese is “cigs” not “smokes”, I believe. ;)

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marxculture Oh great, so now all the ghosts have escaped. twitter.com/irishtimes/sta…

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morninggloria Aging out of cultural relevance by refusing to learn and adapt is not the same thing as being canceled

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Picketer Jesus wept this country is getting dumber. pic.twitter.com/wLCaHBUENy

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Final plug for tonight. With exactly three days remaining we’re 73% of the way to Target One. If you’d like more sp..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X0

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@paulkidd @NewtonMark Lol and also @LucyTurnbull_AO seems not to know that decades of neglect and failure by the US..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GJ

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tomatospy guess that is a no then twitter.com/spectatorindex…

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@ApostrophePong I do like how you’ve now experienced so many kinds of snow. :) I just have the shitty minor slushy crap we have here.

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@MerrickPhillip @TransportforNSW Still, the archival film is worth seeing again.

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@MerrickPhillip @TransportforNSW They sort of half get it right in the next video, but the conflation of the abutme..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…t1

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@TransportforNSW “Workers used an ancient but effective tool, the wheel, to enable trains to roll on the railways.”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dQ

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… One @TransportforNSW video makes a beginner’s mistake. “The strength of the bridge would come from the concrete..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zh

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Yesterday I posted a thread about the forthcoming 90th birthday of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, and added some person..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9F

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FXMC1957 Michael Caine (born in 1933) as Peachy Carnehan in The Man Who Would Be King. pic.twitter.com/kJcKyMM939

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JohnBirmingham It’s the errant twirly purple pube on top that really makes it pop twitter.com/MrCamW/status/…

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I should mention that we’re talking about my current crowdfunder for “The 9pm Edict” podcast. There’s just over thr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…P1

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@weezmgk @jpwarren @sexenheimer You shouldn’t really spray hydrocarbon propellants into your food, let along poisons. So I’m told.

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@ApostrophePong Me neither,. Snow is just so annoying, although it can be pretty.

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He’s right, but I call this 71% because I round to the nearest integer percentage. It’s in fact 70.7826087% to what..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yd

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sexenheimer Very interesting stuff out of the CSIRO pic.twitter.com/qmco40V4hu

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jason_a_w niche war outcome: Russia (one of only 3 remaining manufacturing countries) has banned the export of electronic vac..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hT

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@John_Hanna @electronicos_f Yeah these instruments are a lot more versatile than they might seem at first.

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I can’t possibly imagine that the timing of this has anything to do with anything else. twitter.com/murpharoo/stat…

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And now it’s 62%. Thank you.

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@jsleeio @electronicos_f @lll_3_lll_3 @R_Chirgwin @dj2mn @Pollytics And they’ve got labs in three different cities now. :)

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van_gone_ Good lord. pic.twitter.com/zLCMSMLSfE

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@ApostrophePong @skwashd Sure, though I am still a fan of “Bring me breakfast!” and seeing what happens. :)

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@electronicos_f @lll_3_lll_3 Ah of course! Overlay the telesen’s video and then re-shoot off the screen. :) youtube.com/watch?v=PZ2cEG…

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NEW VIA ELECTRONICOS FANTASTICOS @electronicos_f: OKINAWAMINYOU “TANCHAME” NEO🪕⚡️ youtube.com/watch?v=ChfRct…

I am bec..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…80

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@ApostrophePong @skwashd Yeah that’s always going to be the tradeoff. :( Looks yummy anyway.

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“How they came up with Married at First Sight” by Fairbairn Films (2m27s) youtube.com/watch?v=vc1cZx…

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@ApostrophePong @skwashd What’s that above the pide (or it it an omlette?) on the main plate?

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@bastardsheep Lol I don’t mind watching the occasional train wreck.

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@jsleeio I may, from the title. Added to the queue! Thanks.

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@jsleeio I imagine @JustJimWillDo encountered Nagra gear is his work too.

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@jsleeio Radio Adelaide (then Radio 5UV) has a Nagra III per the previous link, and a Nagra IV-S per this link. So..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…p4

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@jsleeio Me too. And since the hard case is exactly the right size I was wondering if it might have been one. Thoug..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1Z

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I was going to avoid this series, but after this review I think my mind has been changed. twitter.com/petstarr/statu…

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@skwashd @ApostrophePong That wasn’t one of the KPIs so we’re good.

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@ApostrophePong Yep. Even though this is the top map on the Wikipedia page I don’t think it makes that point well enough.

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@ApostrophePong Also, if we’re defining things that way then “Europe” is just a the large western peninsula of Asia.

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60% of Target One now. Thank you.

There’s just three and a bit days to go, so later this evening I’ll do a more ex..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PF

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NateSilver538 This has to be among the top 10 “To be sure…” paragraphs in New York Times history (an extremely competitive list..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7x

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Museum of Chinese in Australia has chosen Tony Leung to renovate their building on George St, per latest newsletter..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…g7

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benjialpha We live in a very stupid age twitter.com/TheLitCritGuy/…

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madconnaughton My new scale for things being unnecessary is from “1 to Jane Campion telling Serena and Venus Williams they don’t h..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sp

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@juhasaarinen @nzherald It’s OK. Thanks to the wisdom of Rupert Murdoch I can always reply on “The Sun”. thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/1…

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joshgnosis 100+ questions like this from Gerard Rennick. Someone in the health department is going to be busy. pic.twitter.com/YglZGaZRA5

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@ApostrophePong Good afternoon from Far South-East Asia. ;)

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@juhasaarinen @nzherald It’s true, I am interested. I am geoblocked from watching the video though.

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@dobes @rohan_p @swearyanthony @davidgerard @ashabeeeee While I’m not an expert in modern art as such, I’m pretty s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gw

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KidsWriteJokes Why did James Bond cross the road?

Because he had asthma

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@Hippopeteamus In one of John le Carré’s “Smiley” series, a Russian emigré speaks of the death of husband at the ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DG

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@skwashd Yes, and if there’s a rat as well then that means their work has been Rigorously Audited as Truth.

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58% of Target One now. Thank you.

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ayosogunro Can’t get it out of my head that Europe cried about a ‘migrant crisis’ in 2015 against 1.4m refugees fleeing war in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Y7

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cameronwilson do u think woodward and bernstein ever explored each other’s bodies?

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KidsWriteJokes Why did the pig noise?

Because the man noise.

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@kcarruthers To be fair I would like to be able to gather around our community giraffe.

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kcarruthers Look at her ❤️‍🔥 twitter.com/kcarruthers/st… pic.twitter.com/gprU1KdBvO

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@joannejacobs @ScottRhodie Alas my training was a little less chaotic.

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Sputnik_Not Russian tank equipped with latest AI technology plays dead if it detects an approaching tractor pic.twitter.com/1ofY1UDvRm

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Yoda4ever Clever dog left no trace.🐕🍧🤯😂😂 pic.twitter.com/4DtIftwUwu

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@JohnBirmingham It’s the two-word signs that do it. And now you don’t even have to write out the two words.

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@fictillius It was more of a rhetorical question, but yes there’s a script to follow these days.

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Who to believe? The cunts in the federal government or the cunts in the state government? It’s really quite difficu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PQ

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JessMarinDavis Just gonna out this out there: this is not the biggest problem with NFTs. 👀 twitter.com/wsj/status/150…

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As usual, further alleged plans plus links to interesting things are in the Weekly Wrap. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Mon plan: Slow start; encourage people to pledge their support to the Pozible campaign through tactics both honoura..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JS

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Mon plan, preamble: My back is a mess today and also my brain is quite fuzzy. No dramas or anything to worry about…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…s7

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REMINDER: Australia is basically a giant cheese toastie on sourdough. twitter.com/AOCarr/status/…

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kcarruthers I love this woman. Taking the piss on the mostly Americans who do not understand the world outside the US. pic.twitter.com/IIgnFaxVlb

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PerthZoo …and now its ME time - dragon style 🐉 ⠀

Thanks to keeper Tyler for the footage. pic.twitter.com/TskoPXqLUP

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@JohnBirmingham For those who don’t know why, “Birmingham was convicted of displaying a sheet of paper with the wor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…91

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Here is the Wikipedia page for PowerPoint karaoke. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PowerPoin…

And here is an entire website about it…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RU

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… and Fairbairn Films have already done this a few times. Here’s a playlist of the Fairbairn Films Powerpoint arc. youtube.com/playlist?list=…

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CarolineBirdUK My son is complaining about the wind - “I’m getting sky in my ear!”

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The crowdfunder sits at 57% of Target One with just three and a half and a bit days to go. That’s lovely, thank you..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qb

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There might be sog in the Blue Mountains today, there might not. Probabilities are hard. pic.twitter.com/df34axkrkp

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Monday. They pack together and press their deformed faces against the window like mackerel in a fishmonger’s displa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mG

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