Tweet Archive for November 2015

RT @PeterRollins: A Dark Night of the Soul with the Nightlight Switched on (new post)…

6:30pm Nov 29 2015 —

RT @InfoQ: First law of software quality

5:08pm Nov 28 2015 —

RT @manwhohasitall: Working dad? Guilt is your worst enemy. Tackle guilt by keeping the weight off, looking younger EVERY day & snacking on…

5:07pm Nov 28 2015 —

@SoVeryBritish I have an annual barbecue in January. As long as it’s clear it doesn’t matter if it’s zero.

in reply to SoVeryBritish — 11:58am Nov 28 2015 —

RT @SoVeryBritish: Enjoy free UK delivery on all Very British Problems bits and bobs from today until Monday https…

11:57am Nov 28 2015 —

in reply to trafficscotland — 11:56am Nov 28 2015 —

@neilmatheson urgh thanks for spotting

in reply to neilmatheson — 11:55am Nov 28 2015 —

RT @jo_mango: Thousands of people around the world are marching tomorrow. I’m achingly looking forward to standing in front of… https://t…

12:51am Nov 28 2015 —

RT @David_EHG: As GOP incites fear of Syrian refugees, white terrorists have:
―Shot up Planned Parenthood
―Stalked mosque w/ rifles
―Shot b…

12:44am Nov 28 2015 —

RT @caraellison: oh man if you are feeling as grim as me Swing Dancers vs Street Dancers might cheer you up it’s wo…

12:24am Nov 28 2015 —

Well done @ScotRail! Conductor now has a fast app on his phone for reading smartcard, rather than the clunky and very slow ticket device.

8:39am Nov 27 2015 —

Noticed these reflective markers the other day. Have they always been there or did they just appear? #PolmontBridge

8:28am Nov 27 2015 —

@StaplesUK I can’t order from your website on mobile – I choose deliver to store and it asks me to choose a store but there are no options

11:54pm Nov 26 2015 —

RT @churchscotland: Through sights and sounds, taste, touch and smell, may I sense this world is “aflame with the glory of God” #Prayer htt…

8:03am Nov 26 2015 —

RT @canthoupicture: Someone really put into words why so**h p*rk is and continues to be trash

11:02pm Nov 25 2015 —

An awesome 15 years with @viokaps – thanks babe! Xxx

9:58pm Nov 24 2015 —

@EE Why would I renew/upgrade my contract with them rather than with you directly? Seems odd.

in reply to EE — 8:04am Nov 24 2015 —

RT @laparisa: Dell pre-installing self-signed root CAs too?! #shockednotshocked

11:16pm Nov 23 2015 —

RT @BBCRadio4: 🎷🎺 🎹
Your top 10 jazz artists:
1 Miles
2 Satchmo
3 Duke
4 ‘Trane
5 Ella
6 Bird
7 Lady Day
8 Monk
9 Evans
10 O.P.

11:10pm Nov 23 2015 —

RT @manwhohasitall: Working husband? How do you stay hydrated? Peter, age 44, “I keep a spare celery in my wallet”. Inspirational.

11:09pm Nov 23 2015 —

RT @larbertred: Please, please, please stop saying that the #lordsprayer has been ‘banned’. It hasn’t. An ad agency has simply decided not …

11:09pm Nov 23 2015 —

@EE I got a call from Phone House today claiming to be an official EE contract end upgrade. Were they legit?

6:20pm Nov 23 2015 —


5:28pm Nov 23 2015 —

3:08pm Nov 23 2015 —

@scottish_water Thanks Abdul, will try in morning.

in reply to scottish_water — 12:23am Nov 23 2015 —

@scottish_water is there more chlorine than usual in the water in FK2 at the moment or is it just me? Smells stronger.

11:45pm Nov 22 2015 —

RT @cbarchak: The Paris attacks prove Charlie Hebdo’s critics wrong | Dorian Lynskey

9:44am Nov 22 2015 —

#p0werp0int it’s been too long – so happy to be back! @P0WERP0INT

7:25pm Nov 21 2015 —

RT @manwhohasitall: Working husband? How do you stay hydrated? Mark, age 44, “I drink water throughout the day”. What an inspiration.

8:35pm Nov 20 2015 —

RT @LibFalkirk: To coincide with our visit from author Jess Smith, Meadowbank are hosting an exhibition of photographs of the Scottish Trav…

8:32pm Nov 20 2015 —

Typical @ScotRail morning this week

8:31am Nov 20 2015 —

4:12pm Nov 19 2015 —

RT @flyethiopian: Meet our #female pilots that command #Ethiopian first All Women Functioned Flight. #historyinthemaking…

8:30am Nov 19 2015 —

@mattblaze did you just /. their server?

in reply to mattblaze — 7:49am Nov 19 2015 —

RT @Phrannest: I hadn’t heard about these documents discovered in 2012. America DENIED. ANNE FRANK. Access to freedom. Now……

7:46am Nov 19 2015 —

RT @thegrugq: Several men who know each other and live in a small suburb managed to plan an attack in secret. And the assumption is “becaus…

9:11pm Nov 18 2015 —

.@ScotRail It seems to be a systemic issue. You must know it’s going to happen by the time it reaches Haymarket, so could announce then.

in reply to ScotRail — 6:00pm Nov 17 2015 —

@ScotRail Today you announced 1745 EDB-> PMT as normal, then at 1747 announced it would be express. Now on 1803 awaiting departure.

in reply to kw217 — 5:57pm Nov 17 2015 —

.@ScotRail 0827 yday cancelled, then 2 expresses went by before a full 2 car train stopped at PMT and L’gow. Only a few could fit on.

in reply to ScotRail — 5:56pm Nov 17 2015 —

.@ScotRail Making a habit of it. Yesterday morning and this evening, skipping my stop. PMT-EDB 0827/1745. #scotfail

5:53pm Nov 17 2015 —

Time for some real escapism. #reading Eco, Foucault’s Pendulum (again). I love all the ‘signs’ – he’s not a semioticist for nothing.

5:45pm Nov 17 2015 —

RT @hugorifkind: Imagine making this sign. “I’ll give the little girl pigtails, I think.” Amazing.

1:18pm Nov 17 2015 —

RT @TheEconomist: “We lost”: the generals admit defeat in Myanmar’s historic election

7:44am Nov 17 2015 —

8:19pm Nov 16 2015 —

RT @missionalfrog: A ‘flat-pack’ church is being reconstructed after spending 1,000 years on the seabed…

8:15pm Nov 16 2015 —

RT @TheTweetOfGod: What would Jesus do? Funny you ask.

8:08pm Nov 16 2015 —

RT @mattblaze: If you use one of these, you may or may not be a terrorist: encryption, PlayStation 4s, Casio watches.

5:33pm Nov 16 2015 —

@pjryan51 @NetworkRailEGIP Brilliant idea! Would deter graffiti, brighten the appearance, and provide a platform for local artists.

in reply to pjryan51 — 5:32pm Nov 16 2015 —

RT @pjryan51: @NetworkRailEGIP you should run a local competition in each area to get entries for painting murals on these.

5:31pm Nov 16 2015 —

RT @NetworkRailEGIP: #Redding #Falkirk This is completed bridge at #LivingstoneTerrace. It’s wider with higher side walls. #EGIP https://t…

5:31pm Nov 16 2015 —

WTF @ScotRail @Level3 @globalreachtech ScotRail free WiFi now requires my gender??! #Polmont station, this morning

8:49am Nov 16 2015 —

RT @doctorow: The Internet will always suck (my new column, pls RT!)…

7:59am Nov 16 2015 —

RT @TGRdnb: Scot paper NAILS IT. #compassion
“@IainMacWhirter in @newsundayherald today – don’t fall for it” via @f…

5:50pm Nov 15 2015 —

RT @SoVeryBritish: Meanings of “interesting”
1. Interesting
2. Remarkably boring
3. Suspicious
4. Curious
5. I’m afraid I’m not listening …

5:47pm Nov 15 2015 —

RT @larbertred: Love over hate following the Paris terrorist attacks.…

5:46pm Nov 15 2015 —

12:23am Nov 15 2015 —

RT @BrendanEich: “The nanokernel itself can run in less than 100 Kilobytes of memory.”…

9:35pm Nov 14 2015 —

9:30pm Nov 14 2015 —

RT @GreatDismal: This alumichrom teeth-spraying salon always has an upful aphorism

9:21pm Nov 14 2015 —

RT @simonbarrow: Lest we forget: 173 civilian killings in #Iraq over past 3 days alone, & no day free of such deaths for years. Plus *many*…

9:11pm Nov 14 2015 —

@neilmatheson that’s it. Not shopping though, discussing local railway history. Is that any better?

in reply to neilmatheson — 9:02pm Nov 14 2015 —

in reply to kw217 — 8:29pm Nov 14 2015 —

RT @chinkyp4: Before we start the blame game, this is what we need to clear up first #ParisAttacks #ParisTerrorAttacks…

8:30am Nov 14 2015 —

RT @exploreplanets: “Rosetta and Philae: One Year Since Landing on a Comet”

5:44pm Nov 13 2015 —

Translation: bloke cleaning loos. English is a funny language.

1:24pm Nov 13 2015 —

RT @NWTrunkRoads: Wintry showers on parts of north west just now – please drive to conditions if out. Pic from #A9 #Slochd traffic cam http…

9:15am Nov 13 2015 —

It’s been a while since the last #Polmont platform extension update – as you can see it’s getting close to finished!

8:32am Nov 13 2015 —

Prayer before preaching.… via @doctorsutton

9:09am Nov 12 2015 —

RT @manwhohasitall: “My biggest confidence boost is when my boss says I look lovely,” Richard, age 35. Cheers mate. Inspirational.

8:36am Nov 12 2015 —

It’s not quite over yet at #PolmontBridge – garden bed just finished, and last week screens went up to cover void.

8:31am Nov 12 2015 —

RT @ExoCharbonneau: Time-lapse of exact moment that the MEarth Observatory discovered the nearby terrestrial exoplanet GJ1132b…

7:51am Nov 12 2015 —

RT @Alby: Another magnetic chain reaction.

8:13am Nov 11 2015 —

RT @Alby: Magnetic chain reaction.

8:13am Nov 11 2015 —

RT @jasongorman: Pretty much my entire day has been dogged by shitty software and broken business processes. So, a normal Tuesday, then

8:01am Nov 11 2015 —

RT @wwwtxt: The most negative effect of the net is that it lets people with a flawed world view get together and reinforce their own belief…

6:05pm Nov 10 2015 —

RT @elakdawalla: Showalter: small moons’ poles dramatically tilted. Nix is upside down (so rotates backwards). “Not chaos, but pandemonium.…

5:35pm Nov 9 2015 —

RT @FluffyMcDeath: @wikileaks The VW emissions control clause. Trust us when we say our software does what we say it does.

9:07pm Nov 5 2015 —

RT @KariByron: Why I have a political crush:
Asked why he went with gender equality in his cabinet today, Justin Trudeau said: “Because it’…

9:05pm Nov 5 2015 —

RT @ceejbot: Secret: your non-diverse team required lots of bar-lowering to build. You went out of your way to hire all those white guys in…

8:47pm Nov 5 2015 —

@jamie_love Aimed at GPL? Aimed at Germany?

in reply to jamie_love — 8:47pm Nov 5 2015 —

RT @jamie_love: TPP has a provision banning requirements to transfer of, or access to, source code of software

8:46pm Nov 5 2015 —

RT @larbertred: Tomorrow’s Daily Mail is all about female objectification.

Like usual.

8:38pm Nov 5 2015 —

RT @Snowden: “It’s only communications data” = “It’s only a comprehensive record of your private activities.” It’s the activity log of your…

11:39pm Nov 4 2015 —

RT @williamheath: Nice line at lunch today: “When MPs realise their web browsing histories will be on the dark web within about 50 secs..” …

11:38pm Nov 4 2015 —

#PolmontBridge #OHEL #EGIP just W of station, new electric gantries

8:33am Nov 3 2015 —

Don’t worry, the #PolmontBridge tag isn’t done yet :-)

8:31am Nov 3 2015 —

The old plaque is restored! Now on brick bridge foot (untouched by 2015 project) w nice lick of paint #PolmontBridge

8:29am Nov 3 2015 —

Steps are definitely open again at #PolmontBridge #Polmont Good to be back to normal at last.

8:26am Nov 3 2015 —

RT @xa329: .@mattblaze Lots of strategic lobbying & leaking to press going on before bill is published on Wednesday…

12:00am Nov 3 2015 —

RT @NetworkRailEGIP: @JohnDalton6011 First wires went up between #Linlithgow & #Polmont #EGIP #electrification #OHLE

11:56pm Nov 2 2015 —

@andrum99 @NetworkRailEGIP Clearance is definitely greater. I have photos in my stream showing this.

in reply to andrum99 — 11:55pm Nov 2 2015 —


11:53pm Nov 2 2015 —

RT @michaellegge: Very lucky couple who played a video of their kids loudly on train are now being treated to Master of Puppets by Metallic…

9:13pm Nov 1 2015 —

@WindowsUK So they can hold you in front of camera and get into your account. Is there a duress signal?

in reply to WindowsUK — 9:10pm Nov 1 2015 —

9:06pm Nov 1 2015 —