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xmit: dangerhouse-ai-complex | `poker night` invitation |- recv confirm [relayed]

From: Matt M.
Subject: xmit: dangerhouse-ai-complex | `poker night` invitation |- recv confirm [relayed]
Date: November 19, 2009 9:57:05 PM EST
To: poker-night
begin tight burst:
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tight burst complete. checksum and signatures intact. message priority
medium. event described already in progress in your inertial reference
frame. no human translation provided.
xref: dangerhouse ai complex
classification: non-contributory society entity
sentience level: 5
psychosis level: uncalculated.
[...]

Widget Goes to Pokernight, Slightly after 9pm

Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2009 22:57:43 -0500
Subject: Widget Goes to Pokernight, Slightly after 9pm
From: Chris V.
To: poker-night
Widget was a Happy Worker.
He made Cogs of the Highest Quality for Sprocket Inc.
Widget had a Good Life.
One Day Widget set about making the most Challenging Widget he’d Ever been Assigned.
He sat at his desk Thinking. Thinking. Thinking.
Until he [...]

The long dark pokernight of the soul

Subject: The long dark pokernight of the soul
From: Blake
To: poker-nigh
The house was completely dark when I arrived. Quiet, too. A little
too quite. I stumbled up the stairs and into the library. A dim
light seeped through the cigarette smoke stained windows. Enough for
me to find a clear spot on the floor [...]