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Tweets by @pwgallagher / June 2021

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June 2021

GideonCRozner If you really think that a higher rate of vaccination will stop our gutless premiers from plunging us in and out of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nq

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jkalbrechtsen As Prime Minister ⁦@ScottMorrisonMP⁩ has an obligation to be accurate and honest. Talking about the UK he could hav..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…c2

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Did you try, like me, to divert your anger at govt. bungling of a pandemic for which they had a decade’s warning (o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hq

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RitaPanahi Former British prime minister @theresa_may spells out 3 key truths about Covid. We need world leaders to speak this..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zR

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Morrison promises not to reopen the country even if the shocking rate of vaccination (4%!!) is raised b/c. he “won’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vl

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Whether you agree with @insteconomics or not (I do), this is an excellent discussion of a topic crucial to recovery… https://t.co/5RDsrTrzew

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alan_john_moran Abbott: “The real scandal (of the Pell case) is that the Victorian police and judicial hierarchy that was complicit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qf

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FrankfurtZack “Singapore: Covid will be treated like other endemic diseases as flu. There will be no goals of zero transmission…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0p

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RossCameron4 …Singapore will treat like any other disease, no mask mandates, no lockdowns, no travel restrictions, no s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nF

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michaelobrienmp I can’t think of anything more tone deaf than MP pay rises at a time like this.

We still have restrictions in plac..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rt

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TheAus claims the CHN complaints on AU anti-dumping actions are some sort of “retaliation”. Even we’re this a motiv..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aI

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@JDMayger Nope, have to disagree. This doesn’t “rachet up tensions” at all. It’s what WTO is FOR. If CHN is right,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wK

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s_deery Acting premier @JamesMerlinoMP says brides walking down the aisle in a church should wear a mask. Let me be the fir..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6J

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Thank god for Sci-Hub! ‘Scott Alexander’ reports this piece of ‘woke’ intimidation of a major journal forced to wit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…N0

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Pernicious, shabby (funded) “consensus” in scientific debate unmasked in this article (via ‘Scott Alexander’): “The..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mb

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RT @j_laurenceson: 72% of Australians think it is possible to have a good relationship with both

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jkalbrechtsen A friend of mine was knocked back first time for exemption to travel to UK for his Mum’s funeral on Friday. He’s wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S7

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SincDavidson Its called hypocrisy @ScottMorrisonMP smh.com.au/world/europe/s…

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pwafork The woman who banned an Anzac Day flyover because social distancing and kept a vaccinated couple from their newborn..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…94

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Kenneth Kaunda is dead. A giant of the African liberation era; by no means its worst. An autocrat who finally made..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lI

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Paper of No Record: in the NYT today, stories on whether Subway tuna sandwiches contain actual tuna & on a Penfolds..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CI

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ATabarrok Excellent @MoneyIllusion post on Friedman. Friedman made four claims at the height of Keynesian dominance and “in a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kc

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clairlemon Victoria has more public servants—per capita—than any other Australian state & yet it has had the most incompeten..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o6

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Here’s a thought: why not mislead & imprison all Australians, shut down economies and businesses, drive the vulnera..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KV

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@MelMitchell1 Meh! Nothing new here ;-) Property agents — plausibly human — have been doing this forever.

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alan_john_moran The western world’s elites conspire to outlaw cheap energy, ostensibly because they have bought the myth on ‘climat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pO

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Kenneth72712993 New study:

Europe’s March-May 2020 lockdowns led to a 2.3 W/m² radiative forcing (RF) INCREASE (warming).

Compare..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6d

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shipwreckedcrew Trump shouldn’t know, the subpoenas were issued before Barr became AG, and Sessions was recused on all matters touc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…io

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Here’s a superb review of Gibbons’” Decline & Fall” by Alvaro de Menard where he suggests G.’s mechanism of the fal..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ss

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Similar monsters: “[L]eft-wing authoritarians were lower in dogmatism & cognitive rigidity, higher in negative emot..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ef

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RT @GregDore2: Even in setting of very high community transmission, outdoor

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The Vic govt hit electric vehicles with a 2.5c/km tax on ‘equity’ grounds b/c they don’t use highly-taxed petrol. T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o3

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_davidlimbrick It was awful what happened to @annikasmethurst two years ago. In Victoria last Friday, independent journalists were..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kk

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@insteconomics Cartel cheating! Surprise, surprise!

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SamKSS This headline and image says it all.
Victorians *caught fleeing* to Queensland
Where are we?
North Korea? pic.twitter.com/ti3QEUvpho

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RT @Adam_Creighton: Sane man stuns sanctimonious health fascists with reasonable arguments in public forum

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Wow! Two US labs have 3-D printed viable human liver tissue in a breakthrough — wining an NASA-sponsored prize (.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d35

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“It is hard to conceive of a package more inimical to the “strong, sustainable, global recovery” that the finance m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mh

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JDMayger Australia will ask the World Trade Organization to resolve its wine-tariff trade dispute with China bloomberg.com/news/articles/… via @business

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JDMayger Comments from the PM Scott Morrison on radio earlier today about taking China to the WTO. pic.twitter.com/BLD2lWkhJ4

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“US financial regulator warns against strict cryptocurrency rules” Yes! (Because regulators with some intellectual..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pw

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alan_john_moran St Baker slams ‘virtue signalling’ banks on coal. Far too many like the ANZ proclaim pride in not investing in coa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ER

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“Between Golem And God: The Future Of AI”, a good review of the mixed, modest potential of the current tech and the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dU

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RT @insteconomics: I have an op-ed in the AFR arguing that the G7’s proposed cartelisation of the international tax system threatens reform…

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“The lockdown is entirely [the Andrews’ government’s] fault. There are nevertheless significant failures by the Mor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9W

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GKCdaily Science must not impose any philosophy, any more than the telephone must tell us what to say.

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@Sosowski Bill Gates *wrote* the operating system: 8k Basic.

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“Thank you NorthFace”. Great script. If only more CEOs were as courageous (or less attached to public subsidies?)::youtube.com/watch?v=GH0Ujt…

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ATabarrok How is this headline from the AP and NPR remotely news rather than opinion? npr.org/2021/06/05/100…

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SincDavidson The recovery is not working. Millions of Australians are still under lockdown. Internal borders are closed. There i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uw

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The G7 solemly says it will raise taxes on multinationals (not just tech giants) that are, BTW, the backbone of wor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m5

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Adam_Creighton “When you’re told that today is IDAHOBIT Day, ask them if you can speak to Frodo”

Excellent essay on the poverty o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…A2

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What a mockery these ‘supression orders’ make of our liberties and intelligence! 18th C. folderol. Vic justice deli..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…T0

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_davidlimbrick On June 4th, 1989, one man’s bravery caught the attention of the world. For a short time, he alone stopped an army..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0q

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… Also a recommendation for one of my favorite books: “The War that Killed Achilles” by Caroline Alexander. The firtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…A5jR

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SincDavidson The Australian university sector’s social licence to print money has been revoked: spectator.com.au/2021/06/a-hars…

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“How I Taught The Iliad to Chinese Teenagers”. Wow! a full lesson plan, too, with slides.::scholars-stage.blogspot.com/2021/05/how-i-…

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Where the hell was Big Tech in the pandemic? Why no rapid/secure/private contract tracing? Why didnt AI-based volun..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fS

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pwafork So the whole “beast” strain/”fleeting contact” thing was, as suspected, complete nonsense, but millions are still u..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uw

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Seem clear Mr Biden doesn’t want a 2nd term. “But the White House says growth [post-‘stimulus’] will sink to 2.2% i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5L

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How is “Rough House Rosie” like the crucial bits of Livy’s History or Aristotle on Comedy, or Cicero’s “Consolation..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aK

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