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Tweets by @pwgallagher / April 2021

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

April 2021

R_H_Ebright @DecrolyE @ResearchGate “[M]any would be astonished to learn that after a year and a half of a pandemic that has ta..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DQ

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Hmm… “parturiunt canales, nascetur ridiculus mus”? twitter.com/samirvarma/sta…

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“NASA’s bold bet on Starship for the Moon may change spaceflight forever” Recalls the Licklider strategy at ARPA::arstechnica.com/science/2021/0…

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RogerPielkeJr The US will need to close >10 natural gas or coal power plants every month, starting now, to hit President Biden’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nS

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“[Morrison does not have] a license to indulge in unnecessary diplomatic provocations and insults.” Cancellation o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wB

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@elonmusk OTOH… Would governments allow the world’s ‘only’ ISP to prosper? Open question, I think.

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Is @elonmusk the “world’s luckiest SOB”? If Bob Cringely is right & Starlink becomes the world’s first (only?) glob..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dl

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@MargRev Enjoying Bartsch’s “Aeneid”, esp. her adroit efforts to keep the ‘pace’ of the verse. So good you can almo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cC

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Madness! “Australia has spent [per cap.] twice that of the next highest nations (US and Japan), three times as much..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CH

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alan_john_moran No amount of evidence will calm fears about climate change. And the reaction has drastic implications for a prosper..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UT

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Apple’s app-store behavior sometimes recalls Seinfeld’s “soup-nazi” character: arbitrary, brutal but with little co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vf

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A dashing/brash young opposition foreign spokesman in May 1974, he lectured baby diplomats (me among them) on the w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ka

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RT @insteconomics: I have a new report out with @ussc that develops a foreign investment uncertainty index for Australia. The index helps q…

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Containers made globalisation possible, right? Maybe. Or maybe it was pallets — a humble shipping utility maintaine.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mFa

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Remember this? Fantastic packaging for the “Prince of Persia” video game from Hock Wah Yeo. Why (oh why!?) do we no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MZ

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Something there is that doesn’t love a wall (but it’s not me)::gwern.net/docs/technolog… pic.twitter.com/AykFd18R4y

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@bopinion @tylercowen There’s a bloody good reason it’s “underrated” in politics…

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tylercowen Whenever it does happen, yes it is going to seem “unthinkable”: bloomberg.com/opinion/articl…

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Climate change is deterministic, chaotic, not earth-bound & not “explained” by CO2. The end of each of the five sol..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vV

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ATabarrok China takes a page from @krogoff’s playbook. Digital cash for monitoring, kill black market, and pay negative inter..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MC

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greg_ip How China’s digital yuan threatens American economic and geostrategic hegemony, by @jamestareddy. That rare piece t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4w

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“533 million Facebook users’ phone numbers and personal data have been leaked online” incl > 7m AU users. businessinsider.com.au/stolen-data-of…

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Leading Causes of Death USA 2020. COVID #3 at about 10% of total::jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/… pic.twitter.com/hWt5edwltx

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Stern vs Clegg on user control of the FB “algorithm”: “If I had a chocolate bar for every time I heard a promise li..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gR

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Governments have had at least a year to prepare, yet: “The first vaccine rollout co-design meeting where state and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oo

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“Instead of a patronising ‘Prime Minister for Women’, how about a Prime Minister for a faster, less chaotic vaccine..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xN

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D_A_Irwin Here’s per capita GDP . . turning point around 2005 pic.twitter.com/MBiYhZK0f5

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USA-CHN: “The last time the United States single-mindedly pursued a poorly thought-out slogan masquerading as a str..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5K

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That Nick Clegg (LibDem), now a FB VP, writes a detailed defence of the FB algorithm & its impact on amplification..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jM

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