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Now this is funny!






(Of course, not funny if you don't know who that is.)
 
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I've seen that, but I wonder if the poster is really an idiot, or was making a canny joke. I mean, a lot of people must use a laptop on the subway, right? Why snap this particular one? It's still funny, but I don't know if I'm laughing at Mr. Hale, or with him.
 
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Greg Charles wrote:I've seen that, but I wonder if the poster is really an idiot, or was making a canny joke. I mean, a lot of people must use a laptop on the subway, right? Why snap this particular one? It's still funny, but I don't know if I'm laughing at Mr. Hale, or with him.


Small google search indicated that the poster was making a joke. Got a lot of hate in the process, though...
 
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Ah, my first thought was, it could be Bear Bibeault himself. But that is not you right?
 
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No, it's Neil deGrasse Tyson.
 
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We're often mistake for each other.

 
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It's like you're twins. Brothers from other mothers! Where'd you get that sharp vest, Bear? Or wait, is that Neil?
 
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Okay Bear, I did not google for your picture. I am sorry, I only remember how girls look like, I fear.
 
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