Jim Huggins (jkhuggins) wrote,
Jim Huggins

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While this is certainly well-done and humorous ... there's actually some profound truth in this.

Most folks don't realize it, but the written word is a terribly profound technology. It's so ubiquitous in Western culture that we don't realize how incredibly useful it is ... unless you spend time in a culture where the written word is not nearly as pervasive. I can easily imagine something like this almost happening a thousand years ago...

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