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A comic strip

Well I haven't made a post in a long time partly because writing mud slinging articles takes time and mostly because I am lazy. I made this strip during the AI course. I thought it had been deleted by mistake but it was lying in my mailbox as an attachment without a subject.
Anyways enough of blabbering and getting on your nerves.

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