Matthew Davidson (mjd)

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mjd
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Matthew Davidson
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Sawtell, NSW, Australia
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http://mjd.id.au
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Hypersensitive New Age Guy
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  1. Two treats today: 1. I had lunch. 2. I had lunch with @tregeagle. Feel less institutionalised than I have for ages.

    about 10 hours ago from web in context
  2. Workaround for #: it's not #, it's "She Who Must Not Be Named". Necessarily, the Democratic National Committee then becomes the Death Eaters. http://ur1.ca/phtrq #

    about 12 hours ago from web
  3. Current record for length of time a Blairite can stick to a position on principle: a bit shy of a month. Other hopefuls showing the strain. http://ur1.ca/phtqd #

    about 12 hours ago from web
  4. Poor Debbie Wasserman Shultz. A glittering career cut short, banished to ignominy and shame in various executive directorships, the # Foundation, and a spot on Hill's Cherished Advisors' bench beside # http://ur1.ca/phtmh #

    about 12 hours ago from web in context
  5. The # spellchecker redlines "performative". I approve. (Also "spellchecker" and "redline", BTW.)

    about a day ago from web
  6. @panda Congratulations, neighbour! First Ave? #

    about 2 days ago from web in context
  7. Today I bought "an easy drinking, crowd pleasing wine". Somewhere there is an easily pleased, hard drinking crowd I don't want to meet.

    about 2 days ago from web
  8. I have had to put on a jumper. The Australian flag is at half mast. There would be a really great # reference here, but the # has blocked it on copyright grounds. Because stupid. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=abFJuqp867g #

    about 2 days ago from web in context
  9. Really enjoying Peter Davison in The Last Detective. #, I'm turning into my parents. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Last_Detective

    about 2 days ago from web
  10. @galoisghost Today # is back to single figures; mid-teens at lunchtime. We don't do seasons any more, apparently. Just mini-series and channel-flipping #

    about 2 days ago from web in context
  11. Mid-winter temperature in #: 28℃.

    about 4 days ago from web in context
  12. Every now and then you have to get another # audition piece out of your system. Arguably better than bottling it up. http://mjd.id.au/node/6215522

    about 6 days ago from web
  13. Niall Ferguson: what a git. (He hasn't done anything provocative recently - I just need to say it from time to time.)

    about 6 days ago from web
  14. Found myself thinking I should get a tablet PC (Passivity Computer) so I can read the Web (yes, all of it) _and_ be in the room # wants me to be in. #

    about 8 days ago from web
  15. One for @pvs: Editing the marathon montage in # Heaven Sent. http://racheltalalay.tumblr.com/post/142173760684/45-billion-edits-guest-contributor-will-oswald https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qph1iXXocPQ

    about 8 days ago from web in context
  16. I think people prefer QR codes to text URIs because the former might as well be magic, but the latter could, with some effort, be interpretable by humans. And who has time for that?

    about 8 days ago from web in context
  17. "One hopes # manages to live down this sorry episode". Nope. Once you've gone the full # & become the establishment's house contrarian there's no return. http://www.3quarksdaily.com/3quarksdaily/2016/04/why-does-paul-krugman-have-a-bug-in-his-ass-about-bernie.html

    about 8 days ago from web in context
  18. Pretty good exposition of the credit theory of money: http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/themoney/money---what-is-it-and-where-does-it-come-from/7230710 #

    about 9 days ago from web
  19. Pun of the week award goes to Cory #, dubbing Theresa "Snoopers' Charter" May "Pry Minister". http://boingboing.net/2016/07/13/afterbrexit-chief-xenophobe-b.html

    about 10 days ago from web
  20. Find people who need help, rather than Pokemon: http://www.missingmaps.org/blog/2016/07/14/mapswipe/ (via #)

    about 11 days ago from web
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