Matthew Davidson (mjd)

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Matthew Davidson
Sawtell, NSW, Australia
Hypersensitive New Age Guy

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  1. Crossed paths with two incongruously prim, well-dressed girls in # today. Couldn't figure them out until I saw the little black name badges. Mormons. If they're fresh off the plane from Salt Lake City, they're in for a hell of a culture shock.

    about 13 hours ago from web
  2. "It is easy to misunderstand what the # does. The bulk of its efforts are dedicated to crisis prevention." Oh. Right. In that case, "Heckuva job, IMF!"

    about 16 hours ago from web
  3. What sort of "private collector" would sit on the Web of Fear ep. 3, and get satisfaction from the fact that he, and nobody else, is able to watch it? #

    about 19 hours ago from web
  4. Interesting thought en passant from Richard Murphy: Thanks to #, Germany could be the first country to suffer a # economic collapse.

    about 3 days ago from web
  5. "I had someone knock on the door the other day. Two very nice, well-dressed elderly people, and they said 'Have you heard the good news about Jesus?' And I said 'No, what is it?' They said 'He can now supply your gas and electricity!'" # Jeremy Hardy

    about 3 days ago from web
  6. You can predict the ending once you clock the setup, but still, whoa that's harsh. # #

    about 3 days ago from web
  7. @luke "These Australian meters are beautifully designed. A pleasure to watch these meters." Ohhhhkay…

    about 4 days ago from web in context
  8. @luke Yep.

    about 4 days ago from web in context
  9. My family used to take this road every Saturday afternoon to visit my grandparents - at the time this photo was taken (1981)! I'm from the past!

    about 4 days ago from web in context
  10. "I believe you should always consider yourself a foreigner in your own country because that’s the only way you can pass critical judgment on it. So open the bloody borders to those in need and stop bickering about who’s going to do less." # #

    about 5 days ago from web
  11. Immigration policy and education policy share the same fundamental concept of original sin. Human beings are born as liabilities which can only be transformed into assets through investment in human capital.

    about 6 days ago from web
  12. Yay # # win!

    about 6 days ago from web
  13. Was thinking about emailing # to explain why I don't feel comfortable filling out student feedback surveys at the end of each term. Then decided I just didn't care enough to explain. Learning outcome! Apathy is the no. 1 graduate attribute! #

    about 7 days ago from web
  14. Did I ever mention that the # was my reason for living?

    about 8 days ago from web
  15. "# delivers rousing victory speech entirely In Latin […] follows in the footsteps of Kevin Rudd, who often delivered speeches in Mandarin. It is unclear what language Tony # used for his speeches."

    about 9 days ago from web
  16. @cdbragg CCTV footage shows the robber suddenly obscured by the appearance of approximately three hundred passers-by, each in the throes of a comical mishap. #

    about 9 days ago from web in context
  17. This is why I sometimes regret being never less than two weeks behind the news. # in, # out—on the same day—would have felt so good in real time.

    about 9 days ago from web
  18. A fecking Stanley knife? Police are presumably appealing to art and craft groups and home renovation enthusiasts for leads. The striped jumper and scarf may also indicate the would-be robber had contacts in the knitting subculture.

    about 10 days ago from web in context
  19. Radio Free Skaro win the Internet this week with this title: #

    about 11 days ago from web
  20. The downside of being perpetually two weeks behind my # aggregator: I had no idea Terry Gilliam wasn't dead. #

    about 11 days ago from web in context