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Immune Factory

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In the final vote, the doubters were won over by the strength of the name IMMUNION.
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gordol
4 days ago
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I had to look up "variolation" to get this one.
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jlvanderzwan
4 days ago
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Can anyone explain this to people who aren't native English speakers?
silberbaer
4 days ago
Here in America, when a union goes on strike, people who cross the picket line to work for the business are called scabs.
jgbishop
4 days ago
If it's any consolation, I'm a native English speaker and I didn't get this.
jlvanderzwan
4 days ago
@silberbaer: Ah, so it's US specific. Thanks for explaining! @jgbishop: yeah, a little bit :)
JavaJim
4 days ago
It's not US centric - it was being used in England in the 1700s. But I can see why it isn't necessarily known to many people: https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/12690/why-are-people-who-cross-picket-lines-called-scabs
JavaJim
4 days ago
in case variolation isn't widely known - it's bascially taking scabs from an infected person and using it to vaccinate someone else
fxer
4 days ago
Also there’s always this site https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2491:_Immune_Factory
jlvanderzwan
4 days ago
Yeah but I'd like to give all of you a chance to show off first obviously
JayM
4 days ago
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Hahaha
Atlanta, GA
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4 days ago
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In the final vote, the doubters were won over by the strength of the name IMMUNION.

Hair Cleanup

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cute hair

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gordol
8 days ago
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Wait... the AI bodies hair GROWS?
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An Eyeful

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so, so horné

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gordol
15 days ago
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So what? Hercules is a cat.
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jlvanderzwan
15 days ago
Yeah, they just *stare*. A dog sitting in a corner, watching and breathing heavily would be a lot more disturbing
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Insecticide

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gordol
19 days ago
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Wow. Pintsize is really maturing in his new body.
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Non Sequitur by Wiley Miller for Mon, 28 Jun 2021

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Non Sequitur by Wiley Miller on Mon, 28 Jun 2021

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gordol
26 days ago
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I love just how non-chalant she is about this.
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No, The Other One

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Key West, Virginia is not to be confused with Key, West Virginia.
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gordol
30 days ago
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Maine has: Auburn, Bath, Belfast, Calais, Acton, Amherst, Andover, Athens, Avon, Belgrade, Bremen, Bridgton, Brunswick, Burlington, Cambridge, Carthage, Charleston, Charlotte, China, Dayton, Dedham, Denmark, Detroit... Goes on.
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mareino
31 days ago
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Pennsylvania is the king at this. We have Houston, Indiana, California, Wyoming, Athens, Dallas, Lincoln, Versailles, Mars, Moon, Washington, York, Hanover, Berlin, Somerset, and Lebanon. And that's just a couple minutes of brainstorming!
Washington, District of Columbia
rosskarchner
30 days ago
came here to say basically this!
jakar
29 days ago
I like how you have both "Snyder's of" in there.
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31 days ago
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Key West, Virginia is not to be confused with Key, West Virginia.
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