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Comments on: Reading is hard, or two things I’ve learned from the first few weeks of the Intro to the Major course http://www.jbj.wordherders.net/2008/09/24/reading-is-hard-or-two-things-ive-learned-from-the-first-few-weeks-of-the-intro-to-the-major-course/ "A man needn't go far to find a subject, if he's ready with his salt-box."--Uncle Pumblechook Wed, 14 May 2014 19:32:14 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.1 By: jbj http://www.jbj.wordherders.net/2008/09/24/reading-is-hard-or-two-things-ive-learned-from-the-first-few-weeks-of-the-intro-to-the-major-course/comment-page-1/#comment-15321 Fri, 26 Sep 2008 16:55:37 +0000 http://www.jbj.wordherders.net/2008/09/24/reading-is-hard-or-two-things-ive-learned-from-the-first-few-weeks-of-the-intro-to-the-major-course/#comment-15321 I agree: You would think that modern animation technology would *finally* be able to do justice to Dickens’s robotic vision, but no luck.

(Have you seen the Friends episode in which Phoebe convinces Rachel that Jane Eyre is really a cyborg?)

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By: Matt http://www.jbj.wordherders.net/2008/09/24/reading-is-hard-or-two-things-ive-learned-from-the-first-few-weeks-of-the-intro-to-the-major-course/comment-page-1/#comment-15315 Fri, 26 Sep 2008 15:03:10 +0000 http://www.jbj.wordherders.net/2008/09/24/reading-is-hard-or-two-things-ive-learned-from-the-first-few-weeks-of-the-intro-to-the-major-course/#comment-15315 That South Park clip was excellent. I want a pair of metal fuzzy dice . . . because, you know, I’m 17 and have a car!

My only objection is that the robot monkeys were much more fearsome in the book.

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