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Pug rejects kiss from a man. - AnimalsBeingDicks.com

Here’s to rejection!

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Automation

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'Automating' comes from the roots 'auto-' meaning 'self-', and 'mating', meaning 'screwing'.
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gabryll
2148 days ago
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Ypsilanti, Michigan
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Jadepearl
2136 days ago
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True, true, true.
USA! USA! USA!
Skotte
2141 days ago
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"Automation" is in my job title.
Rochester, Earth
jmoodie
2142 days ago
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I got to be pretty decent at spotting this curve while at UMB, and then avoiding it. But there is no doubt about its existence.
danatnr
2143 days ago
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Yes.
Ohio
yashimii
2146 days ago
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oh so true
linny
2146 days ago
it's really true.
claysmith
2146 days ago
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This is my weakness. I'll gladly write a script or macro to accomplish a repetitive task even though doing the task by hand would take half the time. Coincidently, this is why I use Vim, because it reduces the distance between manual and macro editing. Of course, it took me weeks to set up and learn to use Vim. That's time I'll likely never recoup.
Escondido, CA
devicenull
2147 days ago
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Too often true...
RTP, NC
lrwrp
2147 days ago
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So painfully true.
??, NC
Satri
2147 days ago
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Ah.. The things you own end up owning you...
Montreal, Canada
bsag
2147 days ago
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Horribly true. Been there, done that.
satadru
2147 days ago
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The multi-axial solution is to delegate your yak-shave. Alternately optimize using the "has somebody automated/done this in a good enough fashion" algorithm.
New York, NY
stefanetal
2148 days ago
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How the boss views most projects. And how I view his project proposals...
Northern Virginia
adamgurri
2148 days ago
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Yup
New York, NY
steingart
2148 days ago
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sigh, yes.
Princeton, NJ
JayM
2148 days ago
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Ha. :) For some folks this is definitely true!
Atlanta, GA
tomazed
2148 days ago
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Best definition of automating!
taglia
2148 days ago
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Best definition of automation I have ever seen...
Singapore
Jaryth000
2148 days ago
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Related comic: http://xkcd.com/1205/
Canada
amijangos
2147 days ago
My thought exactly, you have a threshold of how much time to invest
oliverzip
2148 days ago
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Explaining the productivity paradox.
Sydney, Balmain, Hornsby.
traggett
2148 days ago
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Title text: 'Automating' comes from the roots 'auto' meaning 'self-', and 'mating' meaning 'screwing'.
Hong Kong

On correlation, causation, and the "real" cause of autism (io9)

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Here for spreading far and wide is a graphical reminder of the important distinction between correlation and causation.
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It's Time We Gave Up On The College Essay (Business Insider)

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Everybody in college hates papers. Students...
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2183 days ago
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C'mon, Man! You Throw, I Fetch!

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C'mon, Man!  You Throw, I Fetch!

Submitted by: beernbiccies

Tagged: fetch , gif , statue , confused , funny
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2238 days ago
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