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Robot hoax

  1. May 23, 2008 #1
  2. jcsd
  3. May 23, 2008 #2
    The website, http://bigredhair.com/boilerplate/
    is a hoax.


    Here is an article bout Commedian Chris Elliot getting caught up in it by using a reference to Boilerplate in a book.


    Last edited: May 23, 2008
  4. May 23, 2008 #3


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    It's a nice fantasy, harkening back to the days of 'The Wild Wild West' (the series, not the movie). Take a look at the thing, though. Since it would have to have been steam-powered in that era, with large metal gears, there just isn't enough room in it for an actuating system. Besides:
    Doesn't this imply that anyone who buys the story is smoking something?
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