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Compassionist wrote:
What is the origin of the question mark, exclammation marks, comma, semi-colon, colon and the full stop?
Aren't you asking question here that are better posed to such sources as Wikipedia?

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March 12th, 2012, 8:02 pm
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Wouldn't that be redundant as punctuation marks are already on Wikipedia?


March 12th, 2012, 8:34 pm
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Do you sometimes feel redundant?

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March 13th, 2012, 1:44 am
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have you ever been actually made redundant from a job?


March 13th, 2012, 12:15 pm
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Can you be redundant without being made redundant?


March 14th, 2012, 7:11 am
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Do you mean if you are simply, generally unnecessary?

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March 14th, 2012, 10:49 am
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what if you were always redundant, like an unwanted child?


March 14th, 2012, 12:01 pm
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Is it not a truism that such a child is only "redundant" to those who do not want it, that it might be of value to another?

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wouldn't I like to hope so? How do we get the right kids to the right parents?


March 14th, 2012, 12:42 pm
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Don't I just wish that I had a solution to that problem?

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March 14th, 2012, 1:05 pm
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Aren't lifeforms redundant to the universe?


March 15th, 2012, 5:13 pm
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Does anything matter to a physical structure that has no thoughts or emotions - that can not give a damn either way?

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Are you saying my pet rock doesn't love me?

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How do we know for sure what is sentient and what is not?


March 15th, 2012, 7:59 pm
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How do we know anything for sure?


March 15th, 2012, 8:48 pm
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how do we know that we don't know anything?


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How do we know that it's not just a dream?

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March 17th, 2012, 11:17 am
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Would it matter if it was?

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Who would dream a world like this?

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Am I an illusion?


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