Shevek (shevek) wrote,
Shevek
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Has Google killed the riddle?

Has the invention of the search engine recreated meme as something which must be presented in one bite, in one direction, without interplay?

When did you last get asked a riddle?

Or for that matter, when did anyone last share a joke with you which required timing, interplay or thought on your part? What was it?
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  • (no subject)

    I have yet to read a Java vs python comparison which was written by anyone with any serious enterprise development experience. If enterprises were…

  • (no subject)

    Today I was browsing my screenshots, and I found that I had failed the UK citizenship test. I took it again, just for fun, and failed with flying…

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    Nobody in the USA has heard of Flanders and Swann. If the country had an editor, I would write to him to express my unmitigated disgust.