The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @pwgallagher ever

October 2017

@SincDavidson @Innov_Aus “[Govt must] accept in a world of ubiquitous cryptography that there are many things… it..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…UX

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Billions blown on Turnbull’s foolish idea-bubbles (local-content subs, pumped-hydro, the NBN “never-work”):: theaustralian.com.au/national-affai…

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Productivity Commission found no evidence bags pollute, kill marine life or clog land-fill. They’re among MOST RECY..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…jj

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The ACCC report on energy markets an indictment of AU federalism. Return tax powers to States; make them answer for their endless screwups.

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The 30-50% rise in AU power prices since 2007 is due to gov’t screw-ups on competition, coal & “CO2 abatement”:: accc.gov.au/media-release/…

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These Thaler “Anomalies” articles (especially the earlier) look like lotsa fun:: aeaweb.org/journals/jep/s…

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In their hearts, some Western governments, too, want what the CPC wants: to hold all the levers:: wsj.com/articles/beiji…

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@holland_tom Except, you know… the Romans, at least, were syncretist — sort of “tolerant” — and also built stuff, not just tore it down.

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EU adds more “think-of-a -number” B-S. accounting to its A/D regs. Now with Added Virtue-Signalling (via @snlester)::worldtradelaw.typepad.com/ielpblog/2017/…

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Vector pups:”14 people are Petland employees…35 people either recently purchased a puppy… visited a Petland, orcdc.gov/campylobacter/…9PjJAs

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”..economics cannot be taught to 19-year olds… [they] are romantics”. Yet DM is more romantic the older she gets::deirdremccloskey.com/docs/graham/na…

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@eashimp @snlester Next month?! Seems there’s still some un-ravelling and re-ravelling to do. Plenty of opportuniti..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…IN

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I voted ‘no’. I endorse tolerance of adult prefrence. But government has no business meddling with a prior (socially superior) institution.

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A ‘balanced’ report of crass rent-seeking like this ( has lotsa bad company) gives it too much credit::wsj.com/articles/whirl…

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snlester Today we moved down the continuum from free trade towards protectionism. twitter.com/JunckerEU/stat…

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SincDavidson We lose as Pearson leaves theaustralian.com.au/opinion/column…

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Find ‘emoticons’ ugly? A-scriptive? In 1966 Hervé Bazin (satirically) proposed emotive punctuation::..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…yt

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disappearance: “Why would such data.. be created for such a remote part of the southern Indian Ocean?”::blogs.crikey.com.au/planetalking/2…

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