The Tell-Tale Beat
The tell tale beat
Number 740
Date May. 14th 2010
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The Tell-Tale Beat is the 740th xkcd comic.


The comic references the book "Tell Tale Heart" By Edgar Allan Poe.


A man gone insane murders his land lord, because of his "vulture eye." He is haunted by the beating of his heart from where he burried the old man.


The comic makes a reference to the book and replaces the heart beat with


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"You fancy me mad. Could a madman have outsmarted the greatest electronica/techno artists of our era? Next to fall will be Roderick Usher's house/trance band."

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