0033: "Self-reference"

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0033: "Self-reference"

Postby cyanyoshi » Wed Jun 03, 2015 6:11 pm UTC

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title text: "I think about self-reference a lot. Example: this comment."

xkcd: A webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, language, and totally not self-reference. No sir.

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Re: 0033: "Self-reference"

Postby rmsgrey » Wed Jun 03, 2015 9:05 pm UTC

This comment is not repeating the same joke as the comic.

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Re: 0033: "Self-reference"

Postby ucim » Wed Jun 03, 2015 9:26 pm UTC

Interesting how the blue grid does not extend beyond each comic cel1.

1A bit of a misnomer, as I doubt the comic was drawn on actual celluloid2
2Although this footnote references the prior footnote, it is not self-referential.
3but this one is.3

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