Alf, the lathe dog.

Alf The Lathe Dog

pete_d: Actually, ‘Alf dog’ sounds like a great comic strip idea.
mircea_popescu: It does! This dog that read everything back in kindergarten…

asciilifeform: Actually my first thought, reading the log, is that it’d be something like a lathe dog.
mircea_popescu: Running dog of the ba cultists! Thrice cussed.

In other news, Oglaf has nothing to worry about.

5 thoughts on “Alf, the lathe dog.

  1. For non-metalworking folks, ‘lathe dog’ exists! (though it is actually the name of the dark-coloured object immediately behind the blade of the file in this picture.)

  2. […] and Vltchek long for the days of the “just” and “right” USSR (not unlike alf, the lathe dog), so readily do they excuse the atrocities of that long-gone pseudo-Tsarist regime while, in the […]

  3. […] so it began. Of course, since the lathe dog is a more notable player in this saga than I could ever hope to be (as you’ll readily observe […]

  4. […] I can’t quite begin to explain why I find this line so funny, but I do. That Alf gets me sometimes. […]

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