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Someone on the RD forum suggested a "new product" which involved a pull string doll of Richard Dawkins that says quotes whenever you pull the string.

Unfortunately, due to my imagination, I couldn't resist doing a variation of that idea. But instead of a pull string, it's a plush, and when you poke/click on different parts of him, he says different things.

Of course, his design is loosely based on the characters from my math flash, The Octahedron.

Unfortunately, I don't get around a lot, and don't know where to find audio of his quotes.
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Red--Roses Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2011
Omg super cute!!
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swfan444 Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is brilliant! I've spent a good few minutes looking through all the quotes, and they never fail to entertain me. However I can't find the "Hatemail" quote people have been metioning in the comments. I'll probably find it as soon as I post this, but where do I click for that one?
I think possibly my favourite Dawkins quote is in orangelion90's signature: "There's this thing called being so open-minded your brains drop out." :giggle:
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PiGirl13 Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Brilliant quotes, and lovely animation!

As for audio, a lot of his lectures are available on Youtube or DVD, and a good number of his books have audiobooks read by him. You can probably get most of the latter from your local library if it's a good one, and if not, they're on iTunes. If you still can't get them, oh well, it's still great!
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Im-da-moon Featured By Owner May 7, 2011  Student General Artist
Oh my goodness this is amazing! XD
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ScottTernorman Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2010
Nobody is safe from being chibified. I love the quotes (especially him reading his "fanmail") though I'm more of a Christopher Hitchens fan myself.
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Agent6-7 Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2010
You should post this and join our group :D [link]
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Aura-chii Featured By Owner May 10, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
cute <3
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MarkArandjus Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
Awww, look at the lil' chibi Dawkins ^^
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orangelion90 Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2009
This is awesome! I hope you share it on RD's site, I'm sure many people would be touched.

The quote about being offended can be found in the youtube video of him at UC Berkley if that's any help to you. (I wouldn't know, I'm a techological-ignoramus)
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Angelus-Tenebrae Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Yes, I already put it on the RD forum. I think a few people find it amusing.

I did also find that video quote on youtube, and that's where I got it from, but I was hoping it was written down somewhere so that I wouldn't have to make a fool of myself and mistranscribe what he was trying to say.

That already happened with the hatemail bit, and I was told it was already transcribed.
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