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Babbage and Lovelace IN COLOR

Ernest Friedman-Hill
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W00t!


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I liked the idea of hitting the machine with a crowbar to get it running again.
Bear Bibeault
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I don't know why this is so LOL funny, but it is.

Actually, I do know why... it's smart humor. Hey, I can laugh at a fart joke as well as anyone else, but there's something about very smart humor that just tickles my funny bone.


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Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Bear, have you seen the rest of her stuff?

http://sydneypadua.com/2dgoggles
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If you enjoyed this then you might also like: http://www.amazon.com/Cartoon-Guide-Computer-Larry-Gonick/dp/0062730975/ref=ntt_at_ep_dpt_1 (not that there's anything in it anyone here doesn't already know, but it's a fun way to explain things).
 
Don't get me started about those stupid light bulbs.
 
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