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I was explaining the rules to the game Evolution in which Eggs evolve into Chickens, Chickens become Dinosaurs and Dinosaurs become Super Stars. I was drawing a diagram and elicited responses. When I asked what came after the chicken, a student called out "Deep-Fried Chicken."