Why Are the Paleos Talking About Laundry?

I think I just had one of the more entertaining Twitter conversations ever. I have to share.

It started with me whining a bit, because I can:

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Notice that both of us in this conversation have “paleo” in our Twitter handles. We’re both paleontologists. We were soon joined by a third paleo.

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Then, in the way that only geologists can, hilarity ensued:

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And then another entered the mix and asked the obvious question:

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Then more questions:

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I know it’s all science-y and grant-proposal-y. But it’s also funny. I LOL’d. I hope you did too!

Published by paleololigo

Scientist (Paleontology, Geochemistry, Geology); Writer (Speculative and Science Fiction, plus technical and non-technical Science); Mom to great boy on the Autism spectrum; possessor of too many hobbies.

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