A buffalo buffalo-esque sentence in webcomic form

From SMBC Comics (14th May 2021):

“This is a complete and cogent sentence: Shit, shit shit shit shit shit shit.”

“I thought you went into linguistics to advance human knowledge.”

“This is my thesis.”

Alt text for the above panel

(via Language Log)

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