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Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 8:22pm
Why is the Doherty Institute's (taxpayer funded) modelling commissioned by Australia's (taxpayer funded) government not public?

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 1:16am
RT @luckytran: This was so touching 😭 The Fiji rugby team sang from the podium after winning the gold, inspiring a nation that is struggling with COVID right now. https://t.co/vC4E3GLhpV


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Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 1:05am
RT @sarahussein: BREAKING from @AFP: Multiple Australia track and field athletes isolating in Covid scare: statement

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 12:13am
@TheKouk Ssshhhh!

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jul 28 - 11:46pm
Environmentalists slam All Blacks tie-up with petrochemical firm https://t.co/XDHKxSOHZT.

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jul 28 - 11:42pm
RT @Shaimaakhalil: #SydneyOutbreak https://t.co/jW8dxrt8Aj

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:27pm
RT @TMclaughlin3: In a tweet likely to anger Beijing…. https://t.co/fzRbk4TCuE

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:15pm
Surprising perhaps. https://t.co/2DvzUtuf0A

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 2:59am
RT @AFP: A tropical storm churns towards Japan and the #Olympics whipping up welcome waves for surfing medal hopefuls but disrupting other events with rain and strong winds https://t.co/8KAAVWnYIO https://t.co/fTzw4dM3WC


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Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 1:53am
RT @newscomauHQ: #BREAKING: Owen Wright has won the first ever Olympic surfing medal by an Australian at #Tokyo2020. Full story: https://t.co/cAkZX6pVLq https://t.co/qJxg9vMBys


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Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Jul 26 - 11:20pm
RT @dallaskilponen: This! #surfing #Tokyo2020 https://t.co/9beO0ZW3nN


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Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Jul 26 - 11:18pm
Igarashi!

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Jul 26 - 10:28pm
@Kjhferguson @JoshButler Not sure that's anyone's fault. It is what it is. But they could do a better job of explaining their reasoning and decision making.

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Jul 26 - 9:18pm
@JoshButler Thinking exactly the same. Bleeding credibility. https://t.co/JylnPHHef4

Andrew Beatty
5 days ago:   Monday Jul 26 - 8:22pm
RT @williamnee: Highly significant development: we seem to see some common abuses of the #criminaljustice system found in mainland #China -- now in #HK: -Deprivation of liberty without charges under pretence of "assisting investigation". -A person being forced to say they don't want a lawyer. https://t.co/6DCci1cMSo

Andrew Beatty
5 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 10:31pm
RT @phillutton78: Wow wow wow, everything you could have ever imagined. One of the greatest races the Olympic pool has ever seen and one of the greatest Olympic moments for Australia. Arise, Ariarne Titmus, the 400m champion #Tokyo2020

Andrew Beatty
5 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 9:23pm
@DOD_COS @SecDef @USArmyAlaska Hahaha. Is that at Elmendorf?

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 7:04pm
@GoodWeekendMag @NickBryantNY Welcome back! We should grab drinks, when permitted.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 6:50pm
RT @VictorianCHO: I love freedom. Who doesn't love freedom? I want freedom from being amongst the over 4 million official (and likely 10 million actual) COVID deaths globally. And freedom from being amongst the over 13 million current active cases. Or millions of current Long COVID cases. 1/

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 11:55am
@dianaberrent Indeed. I’m no paragon. Physician, heal thyself.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 11:49am
A-^}%]-men https://t.co/YOUgkcghz0

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 11:29am
@jdiegotorres Estoy de acuerdo, pero joder, que manera llegar a ese punto.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 11:07am
RT @jdiegotorres: Spain has just surpassed the UK in terms of fully vaccinated people as a share of the population. The EU’s vaccination campaign is increasingly looking like a huge success story. Solidarity among big and small, rich and poor, was always the right bet for the EU to make. https://t.co/I7nOiYqH7w


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Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 11:02am
RT @timoconnorbl: I do occasionally idly wonder whether we ought to pluralise “Pieter Steph du Toit” like we do “Attorney General.” “Pieters Stephanus du Toit” - it works, you know? https://t.co/HT1iMVD9D5

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 12:18am
When Federal governments abdicate responsibility there are going to be consequences. Someone or something will step in to fill the vacuum. https://t.co/3pydEtAFLP

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 11:45pm
A stark reminder that the harm done by Republicans radicalization in the US is not limited to the US. Lots of international input and bleed over of messaging on Australian social media groups and at the anti-lockdown demo. https://t.co/lnm4wsNuYp

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 7:52pm
RT @gerrylynch: @AndrewBeatty It's hard to believe there's any unity of purpose in SA most of the time but it emerges in moments of acute national crisis and, a thousand times a day, acute personal crisis. SA is full of inequality & suspicion but SAns generally don't HATE each other the way Americans do now.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 7:44pm
@gerrylynch Same, although maybe less unity of purpose than South Africa? For all it’s inequalities, fissures and problems, I think most South Africans still want to believe in the Rainbow Nation (although I did live there when Mandela died, so view could be skewed). Not true for US.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 7:38pm
@gerrylynch When I first moved to the US, I moved there from Latin America. The commonalities were striking.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 6:27pm
https://t.co/3s93Ey4V2Q

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 6:24pm
If you enjoyed Delta, you’re going to fucking love Gamma (caveats - results are early, could be cold chain storage or other issue and still seems to be some protection against serious illness) #WorstSequelEver https://t.co/LMTnr0j1mb

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 6:14pm
“At one stage, Mr Morrison, who is isolating in The Lodge in Canberra, turned his back on the virtual meeting to stoke the fire, causing one source to label it an apt metaphor for the meeting.” https://t.co/Hr9Ljk6VAw

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 6:58am
#BREAKING @AFP (Brisbane) Great Barrier Reef avoids UNESCO 'in danger' listing

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 6:42am
@timoconnorbl It's a very very proud moment for Australia.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 6:39am
Notable -- China tacitly supported Australia's efforts to avoid having the Great Barrier Reef being listed as in danger by UNESCO.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 6:27am
Looks very much like Australia has lobbied successfully to avoid having the Great Barrier Reef placed on UNESCO world heritage 'in danger' list, despite scientific evidence.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 6:19am
Australia's supporters include Orban's Hungary, Ethiopia, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Uganda and assorted other fossil fuel producers. https://t.co/5jYsKy7HJ9

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 6:13am
@JamieSmythF Unedifying doesn't begin to describe it.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 2:55am
Australian PM rejects Sydney's plea for more vaccine doses

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 2:47am
@TJ__OBrien This is brutal. They've agreed nothing.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 12:27am
Knives already out. How dare she ask for help. https://t.co/1FDUixjkVm

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 8:47pm
Australia PM 'sorry' for slow vaccine rollout @AFP via @NDTV https://t.co/fIQjUXWfZ2

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 7:49pm
*royal we

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 7:47pm
This time last year we were stuck in lockdown, worried whether we were eating and drinking too much. A year on, so much has changed. Now we're in lockdown and couldn't care less how much we're eating and drinking.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 7:24pm
Measured reporting from Tasmania. https://t.co/0ROJSET2XM

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 11:37am
@jonathanchait @BrendanNyhan biting his lip and looking down left.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 11:03am
Someone called Stephen Christopher Yaxley-Lennon doesn’t say “I’ve not got any money.” https://t.co/NIel78Bqfh

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 10:41am
@timoconnorbl Playing in the south west felt like the tropics “why is the wind warm?” “Is this even wind? is this what they call ‘a breeze?’”

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 10:19am
@timoconnorbl Hahah. I have vivid recollections of playing men’s rugby at 16-17 year old, scared to go to ground with the ball, not for timidity, but because I thought I might drown.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 10:12am
@timoconnorbl Impossible. Gases have a saturation point. So do humans.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 10:05am
Wait. There are parts of Ireland that get more rain than the Congo. You’re telling me it could rain more? https://t.co/PNufGBSXY1

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 9:56am
@margbrennan How do you say “halt your efforts” in Pashto?

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 9:53am
“Due to Covid-19 your credit is no good, what happens if you die?” #VivaMexicoCabrones https://t.co/ljA220XEhM


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Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 9:49am
A little bit of history becomes history. https://t.co/ncV9Q7DhJW

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 12:59am
RT @AFP: #BREAKING China says @WHO's plan to audit labs in Covid origin probe is 'arrogant' https://t.co/ZADWFMjU8G


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Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 11:26pm
Does anyone seriously think the Great Barrier Reef is not in danger? Of course not. If Australia succeeds here, it will because of politics not reality, and will spur questions about UNESCO credibility. https://t.co/1oQO8ErqwA

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 10:25pm
@MichaelCBender Great stuff mate! Congratulations.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 10:23pm
RT @JoshBBornstein: punk was born because of your insufferable 27 minute guitar solos and you still don’t get it https://t.co/EAHdbirL6m

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 9:35pm
Subtitles not needed. https://t.co/pbPTj5EiTC

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 9:02pm
Ce n'est pas bon du tout. https://t.co/17PXxXDk9v

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 8:10pm
@brendanjharkin @Colly_Mc_K @Twitter @PoliceServiceNI Ah, that was her. Well, she's free to espouse whatever political view she wants. What she's not free to do engage in "conduct which is intended to, or is likely to stir up hatred or arouse fear" cc @thePPSNI

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 7:12pm
@AMartinezNYT No can do.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 7:11pm
Brisbane embraces 'bright light' of 2032 Olympics https://t.co/XedxCAfqoF

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 6:18pm
@brendanjharkin It’s very clearly incitement. Not just in the context of @Twitter but the @PoliceServiceNI

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 6:01pm
@jolenebuntinguk You are an utter disgrace.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 9:25am
RT @speechboy71: “One of the last things they do before they’re intubated is beg me for the vaccine. I hold their hand and tell them that I’m sorry, but it’s too late.” https://t.co/qpcrrZhQM4

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 9:20am
There is a portion of the UK that is always determined to be a shit remake of the US. https://t.co/9g85Qyv7u3

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 5:34am
@AlogoAgogo Maroubra was super fun this morning. But blowing a gale.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 5:32am
RT @kevinjonheller: Sure, the #Olympics are an economic disaster for whichever city is unlucky enough to host them. But at least we know #Australia is planning to open its borders by 2032! #auspol

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 5:28am
@AlogoAgogo Oh god, yeah. Today https://t.co/AH8iecWkwL


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Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 5:06am
Olympic surfing at Kirra or Snapper could be epic. https://t.co/uh6u9C5u3t

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 4:53am
@AlogoAgogo Cc @reubeneasey !

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 3:55am
Credit where due. This was a really well crafted speech. https://t.co/Tpny5SHRYn

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 11:35pm
This PM press conference is little more than a proof of life video. https://t.co/1NrYkxUFlr

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 9:14pm
Ce n'est pas bon du tout. https://t.co/iFGZ6JPdos

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 6:07pm
Fill your boots lads. https://t.co/By9dCRmA8D

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 10:50am
@Kevinliptakcnn I know his wife is a model, but white cat suit and matching stilettos might be a bit much?

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 10:17am
RT @billbirtles: And more: https://t.co/NXYisbtcpb

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 4:15am
RT @BBCRosAtkins: There have been a number of moments during this pandemic when so many strands were playing out in parallel it felt important to try and capture the point that’s been reached. We’ve done that with July 19 in England. Produced @kthrynarmstrng https://t.co/BKGrSNRAzh https://t.co/J7fadDJfG3


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Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 2:18am
@paulwiggins That's a better header

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 1:21am
@paulwiggins Wait, do people think leaders write these things themselves?

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 1:05am
RT @dylabolical: Two Australian cities are in lockdown. Also Adelaide.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 12:32am
That feeling when you realize you may have killed a non-negligible portion of your demo. https://t.co/0rsgc4mOdc

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 11:18pm
@verbaliza I'll get two.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 11:03pm
@verbaliza I almost bought a Menkiri the other day -- a Japanese knife whose only function is to cut noodles (which I don't make). Insanity.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 10:57pm
Dangerous Covid mutation -- it's appears to have developed a sense of humour https://t.co/4ZE067Od7T

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 9:45pm
RT @OliverHotham: Tokyo Olympic cardboard beds were not designed to discourage sex https://t.co/Z4RJBvx2vE

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 6:34pm
Brisbane is super keen to host the 2032 Olympics -- the games no one else wants. https://t.co/K5PBsKwYgn

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 5:40pm
RT @NicDawes: We've known for several years just how toxic the NSO group and its spyware are, but the scope of these revelations is staggering. One Israeli company enabling an all-out assault on journalists and human rights defenders across the globe. https://t.co/gS7Hc7bh6L

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 11:16am
@EoinBalfe What is it with ex cops?

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 11:13am
RT @DarthPutinKGB: Da. KGB are famous for knocking down people's doors to save their lives. https://t.co/diujFIiKxC

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 11:04am
@EricSchultz Amazing he had time to listen to all these albums and read all these books while playing golf

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 10:53am
@EricSchultz Not on my watch

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 10:42am
Global Times is pissed-tweeting again. https://t.co/xNguXDVrkA

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 10:40am
Answer for your crimes @EricSchultz @KatieMHill https://t.co/MqtBroqWZh

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 10:32am
@_RichardHall Strongly agree

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 4:09am
@dave_m_ They had a 18th month headstart and wasted it. Part bad luck, part arrogance, part cataclysmic failure of governance.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 3:58am
It's become quite obvious in Australia that the usual lockdown toolkit no longer works -- Delta is too transmissible and people are tiring of restrictions. One month of lockdown in Sydney has slowed the spread, but not much more than that.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 3:51am
Seems clear that we are entering a stage of the pandemic where you either get vaccinated, or you get Covid. Disastrous implications for poorer countries, vaccine laggards like Australia and millions of people manipulated by money-grubbing celebs. https://t.co/s9HknkE5sz

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 1:20am
The year is 2053. Much of Earth is barren wasteland, water is scarce, the pandemic is in its 33rd year and Barack Obama is still releasing summer book recommendations and his Spotify playlists. https://t.co/BrZbZ266fy