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Electric Monk

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The Electric Monk was a labour-saving device, like a dishwasher or a video recorder. Dishwashers washed tedious dishes for you, thus saving you the bother of washing them yourself, video recorders watched tedious television for you, thus saving you the bother of looking at it yourself; Electric Monks believed things for you, thus saving you what was becoming an increasingly onerous task, that of believing all the things the world expected you to believe. http://theelectricmonk.com/ElectricMonk.html (not my website, just an explanation)

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Toon: Canadian War Memorial

Posted by Electric Monk | Thu Oct 23, 2014, 06:45 PM (26 replies)

Improper use of punctuation can drastically alter meaning.

eg. adding a comma where it doesn't belong

or leaving commas out

same with periods

and it works with quotation marks, too, as has already been discussed up-thread.
Posted by Electric Monk | Wed Jul 2, 2014, 09:46 PM (1 replies)

The Web We Want: An Open Letter (from Mozilla / FireFox)

Posted by Electric Monk | Sun May 4, 2014, 01:51 AM (3 replies)

Since "woo" and "homeopathy" are hot topics here again, may I present: Tim Minchin's STORM

Do you know what they call alternative medicine that's been proved to work?


Posted by Electric Monk | Sat Apr 12, 2014, 01:14 PM (6 replies)
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