"Let's hope that with the passage of time the human race will become three-dimensional."
"Wait, this is yesterday's."
"Why would I be proud of this? It's my to-do list."
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"What part of oil lamp next to double squiggle over ox don't you understand?"
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Closed for Renovation
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"It's neither hieratic nor demotic in its illegibility: I think it's a doctor's prescription."
Ancient Egyptian Game Show
An archaeologist sees an ancient Egyptian entrance to a subway.
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"I've come across a rather disturbing find, Carstairs!"
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"Is it (eye symbol) before (water symbol) or (water symbol) before (eye symbol)?"
"It says 'knock on the third door to the right and ask for Cleo.'"
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"This was a class in hieroglyphics as a second language."
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"I can't read a thing. They all must have been doctors."
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