"Miscommunikation" (Animated) by Richard F. Yates

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The machine was trying to tell us something... It kicked out ream after ream of what seemed like gibberish (to us,) but it seemed frantic to communicate.

We were too insensitive---too incapable of understanding---and so, the machine quit. It said, "Screw you people and your inability to see beyond your … (read more)

The machine was trying to tell us something... It kicked out ream after ream of what seemed like gibberish (to us,) but it seemed frantic to communicate.

We were too insensitive---too incapable of understanding---and so, the machine quit. It said, "Screw you people and your inability to see beyond your limited personal interests. I'm out!" And it walked out of the building.

And we had to write out all of our sales for the rest of the night (by HAND!) It was like traveling back to a time BEFORE time, when people couldn't depend on machines to do all of their work for them. I grabbed a few rocks and started chipping away at them, trying to make a flint axe. (It came in handy on my next delivery, as I had to defend myself against a giant saber-toothed alley cat... The tip on that delivery was pretty good, though, so it was worth it...)

---Richard F. Yates (Holy Fool)


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  • 492 x 731 px, GIF (4.7 MB)
  • This is a signed and limited edition digital creation.
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Purchased for Ξ0.05000 ($6.49) 16 days ago