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Average Talk Time and The Emperor’s New Clothes

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Average Talk Time and The Emperor’s New Clothes

In Hans Christian Andersen’s short tale of The Emperor’s New Clothes, a vain Emperor who cares for nothing but his appearance and attire hires two tailors, who are really swindlers, who promise him the finest, best suit of clothes from a fabric invisible to anyone who is unfit for his position or “just hopelessly stupid”. …Continue Reading