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Thur Oct 28, 2010

Mister Ron’s Basement # 1799

Halloween is approaching, and in commemoration, we are presenting scary, but fun stories from Ambrose Bierce’s 1903 collection, ’Can Such Things Be?’

Today’s tale is not about ghosts but is a horror tale of a “thinking machine” called ‘Moxon’s Master’

Time: approx twenty-five minutes

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