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Post 147615       June 27 '18 at 11:11 AM
By Tycho@penny-arcade.com (Tycho) from Penny Arcade:
I can help explain the dad joke phenomenon, I think. I may be uniquely qualified to do so. I would never attempt to make the case that this material is not a Rate Class Alpha Danger (RCD/A), meaning it is “virulent” and “inimical to life itself.” Having occasionally told what you might call Good Jokes, jokes of Quality, witnessing the joy they create, I can tell you that creating that joke’s dark mirror - manufacturing a kind of sentient, starveling Joy Vampire - delivers an approximation of that thrill with virtually no labor. And you can have…