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Two aged fellows were sunning themselves in the park.

"I tell you," one began, "it's a miracle the way modern science has changed everything. Take our grandfathers, or our great-grandfathers, for instance. How do you suppose they ever lived without television? What about radio, telephones, computers, and the other modern conveniences?"

"That's just the point," replied his companion, nodding wisely.

"They couldn't live without them ... all dead now, every one."