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Old June 3 2010, 03:42 AM   #1
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Dolphin drinks apple kool-aid

Now this one is hard to believe:

http://www.boingboing.net/2010/06/01...s-ipad-as.html

Last week, a young bottlenose dolphin named Merlin became the first of his species to join the growing number of enthusiasts using the Apple iPad. Dolphin research scientist, Jack Kassewitz of SpeakDolphin.com, introduced the iPad to the dolphin in early steps towards building a language interface.
Says one commentator on another site covering the same story:

I can't believe the dolphins are buying into this hype! It has no flash, and no usb port! And it sure does not have an anti-glare screen..
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Old June 3 2010, 03:54 AM   #2
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Re: Dolphin drinks apple kool-aid

That's OK: Dolphins also lack the ability to Mock Celebrity Culture:

http://www.theonion.com/articles/stu...k-celeb,17422/

Not so smart now, are you, Flipper?
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Old June 3 2010, 05:47 AM   #3
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Re: Dolphin drinks apple kool-aid

Not surprised!
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Old June 3 2010, 08:32 PM   #4
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If they develop opposible thumbs we are so extinct.
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Old June 3 2010, 10:24 PM   #5
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Re: Dolphin drinks apple kool-aid

So they communicate. What do they say? So long and thank you for all the fish?
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Old June 5 2010, 04:11 AM   #6
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If they develop opposible thumbs we are so extinct.
You had to say it...
http://www.theonion.com/articles/dol...le-thumbs,284/

Fuck my life...
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