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November 2011

Daily Twitter Posts - 02/11/2011

22:22 Listening to Chomsky talking with Adams on @LNLonRN now. @RadioNational #
20:33 Sounds like shades of The Late Show. MT @Lateline: Jennifer Robinson will no longer be joining us. Instead we will have Geoffrey Robertson #
18:14 Congratulations Windies! Bravo: Bravo, Edwards,Edwards. Bishoo! #cricket #bdvwi #
16:53 #figs #occupylamanstreet RT @nswpolice: #Newcastle police operation ends #
15:54 *cough* RT @CricketNDTV: Spot-fixing will never happen again in Pakistan cricket: Ijaz Butt #cricket #
14:59 Question Time should be a privileged hour of Federal Parliament reserved for that purpose only. Is that too hard a concept to deal with? #qt #
14:04 Cardboard Imitation Grit #budgetwesterns #
13:46 @mortonbaypig it's hardly a backstreet of Newcastle! The real story is the dysfunctionality and infighting within the Council over the figs #
13:31 You have to wonder why the national media havent latched onto the madness surrounding #Newcastle's Laman St #figs. Live tweets from @bensmee #
13:08 Brilliant. Poignant. Brilliant. RT @firstdogonmoon: Today's first dog on the moon cartoon is free [Poetry Alert!] #
11:57 Twitter is a live medium. Live tweeting of live radio is reasonable. Carry on, Mr Scott RT @EllyfromOZ: @abcmarkscott Hey! Spoilers sweetie! #
11:53 RTA's merger forces NSW #cricket team renaming. - @CricketNSW media release: #
09:45 Gmail is trying to tell me it has a "new look". Having experienced the "new look" of Google's Calendar and Reader I shall ignore. #
09:22 Vindication for the NOTW? Analysis of the #spotfixing verdict by the Guardian's Owen Gibson - #cricket #
07:44 Irony. It took an unethical act of journalism to expose the first corrupt act in international #cricket to lead to a criminal conviction. #

Daily Twitter Posts - 01/11/2011

19:32 @Kosmikray or close all the schools without warning #
19:25 Teachers Federation stop work mtg tomorrow morning. It's just as well Alan Joyce isn't head of the NSW Education Dept. #nswpol #
19:01 #cricket #bdvwi MT @wicricnews: A win in this test will be the first time since 2003 that WI has recorded 2 test wins in a calendar year. #
15:36 I must say it was nice of Rob Oakeshott to ghost-write the GG's speech today. #melbcup #
15:33 Quentin Bryce is not living up to the benchmark set by John Kerr in 1977. #melbcup #
15:31 Typical. Google "upgrades" my Reader while I'm distracted by the Melbourne Cup. #
15:11 Breaking news: 22 horses fail to win #MelbourneCup. Just not sure which 22. #
12:16 Adieu. RT @Ten630: Hi all, we'll be shutting this account down soon. For news updates, please follow @channeltennews and @theprojecttv #
11:40 My tip for the #melbournecup: If you don't follow the ponies 363 days of the year, don't pretend to be an expert for the other two. #
08:28 Newslocal being, just like the NIV Bible, a Murdoch subsidiary. #
08:27 Identical tweets from every Newslocal account RT @InnerWestNews: Go on, do tell. Did you dress up a little for today's Melbourne Cup offi... #
08:02 Murdoch's Harper Collins already owns many translations of the Bible. Now it's buying another big Christian publisher - #
07:15 Hey @breakfastnews can you show me on a map "Sydney's west coast" as mentioned in your headlines ticker. #abc1 #

Daily Twitter Posts - 31/10/2011

21:49 It's a busy news day in England. RT @guardianeco: Kitten stolen from MP's lover found safe and well #
21:47 Bangladesh #Cricket Board claims to have received inadequate funding from ICC to host Womens World Cup Qualifiers - #
20:58 Robert Burns and I send our regards for All Hallows Eve - #halloween #
20:01 So will #abc730 go for the Alan Joyce hat-trick tomorrow night? #
19:26 I wonder, if #Qantas and not Emirates had been the major sponsor of the Melbourne Cup.... #
16:01 I'm sorry @avaaz, but your latest anti-Murdoch campaign over the Australia Network tender is based upon simplistic, erroneous tosh. #auspol #
15:33 Lead story on the @ajenglish bulletin now on #sbs1 is #qantas (presumably this 3.30 screening is on 30 mins delay?) #
10:58 The Daily Telegraph has given yesterday's #RyobiCup game between @CricketNSWBlues and Vic half a column 8 pages in from the back. #cricket #
10:45 Monarchy, hey? RT @PaulLewis: Revealed: How Prince Charles has been offered a veto over 12 government bills since 2005 #
10:39 I've noticed #Cricket South Africa's Facebook address painted on the ground at some ODIs. Surely a waste of valuable sponsorship potential? #
09:26 I like this. #nrl #cricket RT @dirtytackle: Mexican club replaces players' names with Twitter handles on back of shirts #
08:34 Throwing satire overboard. RT @abcthedrum Arbitration is not the answer: Peter Reith on #Qantas and industrial disputes #
08:09 Signs that it's #Halloween: I turn on the TV and the first face I see is Warren Truss. #auspol #abc1 #
00:09 Documentary from @AJEnglish about the influence of the Koch bros Charles and David in right-wing US politics #