MadBadDangerous (@madbaddangerous)

Melbourne, Australia

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July 2020

HenryErgas Ridd decision abandons point of unis theaustralian.com.au/commentary/rid…

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hughriminton Strange but true - Trade Minister Simon Birmingham says his Chinese counterpart *still* won’t take his call, more t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zi

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“Q: How many bonks are in a quoit?
A: There are three bonks in a quoit.”
Just so! arr.am/2020/07/25/gpt…

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Terrestrial affairs becoming wearisome? “Pluto’s dark side spills its secrets — including hints of a hidden ocean”nature.com/immersive/d415…n

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Mouth organ (brilliant, if you’re interested in that sort of thing)::pinktrombone.zakaton.repl.co

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rishgupta1986 As such, no existing prognostic model can be recommended for clinical implementation. Oxygen saturation on room air..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bM

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Then, what’s the point of small ambitions? “You know, you need resources in order to make life multiplanetary. That..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dy

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@AlexandreGeneve Good point! The ‘average’ is the est. average SST for N Hemisphere in the centuries after the Roma..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…W0

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glukianoff In all the culture war stuff people so often seem to miss that often the threats to come from Univ’s ac..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xi

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“This record comparison consistently shows the Roman as the warmest period of the last 2 kyr, about 2 °C warmer tha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VQ

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“One of the fundamental challenges of our generation is to get the science right so we can settle on the right clim..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EX

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KennedyCSIS “How do you form a united front against China when the U.S. is bullying its allies, trashing multilateral instituti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sn

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WhatsOnWeibo “America’s gone insane,” Weibo users write after the Chinese Consulate in Houston was ordered to close. Trending on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…w4

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“After two doses, potent cellular and humoral immunogenicity was present in all participants studied.” Phase 1+2 tr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dI

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SincDavidson “… Justice Coate determined there was no conflict of interest in government lawyers interrogating government officitwitter.com/i/web/status/1…QRs1

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Bach’s Mass in B min. is a monument of Western civilization. A fabulous palace of music. Still this performance — o.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HxO

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flightradar24 And with this landing in Canberra, nearly 50 years of Qantas 747 passenger service comes to an end…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5T

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@mattwridley Mate… it’s London! Have you seen the stuff they eat?! (In Bombay they bring their own lunch in a can..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QM

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OpenAI’s GPT-3 summarises movies in emoji. Think it’s easy? Here’s my half-baked attempt at the now-cancelled class..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pf

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@D_A_Irwin A pretty accurate observation in the days of ‘fixed’ exch. rates. Also what the Keynes/White Battle of B..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7C

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oliverbruce This report is normally $300k+. When the @BMW i3 was broken down, Sandy went on @Autoline After Hours and said that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oa

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USSC More than 26% of in Australia is from the United States, and more than 28% of ’s forei..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…st

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So there you have it: Pluto vs Australia. pic.twitter.com/jPr3AibkXB

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Adam_Creighton After weeks of “second wave” hysteria that’s put 5m people in lockdown for 6 weeks, still only 17 people in ICU in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qD

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@CatoEvents @inumanak @dikenson @snlester Against expectations, WTO has survived 25 unkind years - RTAs, Doha failu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ss

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@sdonnan @M_C_Klein @RBKoopman @michaelxpettis 3/ I agree the limits of Twitter in this debate. Here’s an old blog..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o5

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@sdonnan @M_C_Klein @RBKoopman @michaelxpettis 2/ At the start of this exchange I was thinking of structural change..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nw

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@sdonnan @M_C_Klein @RBKoopman @michaelxpettis 1/ By cutting costs of trade, containerisation no doubt impacted the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bO

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@RBKoopman @sdonnan @M_C_Klein @michaelxpettis I think it would be easy to make a case that external debts, bungled..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sQ

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Weird: the plausible incentives of digital immortals. twitter.com/samirvarma/sta…

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“In the battle to suppress a virus, suppressing information is a disturbing trend” Misgovernment in Victoria::..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5x

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AkyolinEnglish The image I shared shows Mehmed II giving his blessings to Ecumenical Patriarch Gennadius (despite the conversion o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TB

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PIIE Development economics has had its share of ups and downs over the decades. @D_A_Irwin explores the rise and fall of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bd

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In March I asked an influential friend to urge the AU Bureau of Stats to devise a random testing regime so we would..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…n3

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@MargRev I should have said: “… quarantine/testing of suspected COVID-19 cases…”

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Vic govt’s carelessness in the quarantine/testing of known COVID-19 cases seems still more appalling when we learn..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e5

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Cripes! (also “s’blood!”). Scrabble tournaments ban the use of the words “Jesuit” and “jesuitical” as offensive! Pr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3T

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ColinMendelsohn The @TGA has egg on its face after @FDATobacco just approved heated tobacco products as “appropriate to promo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lU

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benjaminbland Good to see Indonesia-Australia trade deal come into force but I think some analysts wrongly see it as a sign of Jo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7p

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Presumably, those infected who *did* have symptoms had gone home/sought care & were not tested. Still… suggests t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kb

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Wow! Belgium tested 280,000 people in long-term care facilities, of whom 8,300 (3.0%) returned positive results for..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0y

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RT @mattwridley: Important thread about the excellent article in @thetimes on the origins of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. My own analysis r…

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Ayjchan Although the medical and research teams could not exactly determine what virus had killed the miners, the medical t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lp

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“An insular, mean‐​spirited, grievance‐​propelled trade policy”. Prosperity arises fm bourgeois values (..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…u3

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DavidLeyonhjelm Facts about Covid-19
swprs.org/a-swiss-doctor…

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MelMitchell1 I’m honored and thrilled to receive this award from @necsi. The award is named for the brilliant polymath Herbert..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1s

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RT @OzraeliAvi: #BREAKING: Hongkongers have hit the streets in defiance of China’s new ‘security law’.

They are refusing to give up.

Bles…

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Is this the Trump theory of government or… you know, not even (and what if they’re bringing gifts?). https://t.co/14kOoOfOEB

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