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"I'm a Linux expert, so many people think it's natural to ask me, 'Why is Tux the mascot of Linux?' My response: 'You are not going to believe this, but it was a agreement between Linus Torvalds and The Society of Peaceful Penguins.' This surprises them, so I tell them the whole, remarkable story.

"Believe it or not, The Society of Peaceful Penguins is the group that heads up the penguin civilization. Yes, my friends, penguins are smarter than humans give them credit for. Actually, they're smarter than humans. Their civilization is as old as and may be older than our own, but from the beginning the penguins had one sole mission: peace. When they found the first human tribes around the Arctic and Antarctic circles, they discovered that those tribes were violent. When they saw a war between two human tribes, they established The Society of Peaceful Penguins..."

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