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Mark Cunningham


Les Paul’s original electric guitar looked like a section of railroad rail, and he had to change it to look more like an acoustic guitar before people would accept it. Dear Stephen Hawking: white holes = donut holes. I threw the car air-freshener out the window, but it’s okay—the cardboard was cut in the shape of a pine tree. So I didn’t save the day: at least I invented daylight savings time.