Sherman T. Botter: Jason makes a simple twitter bot

Sherman T. Potter

In an homage to one of televisions finest leaders, I humbly introduce Sherman T. Botter. Periodically spitting out a quote from the the 4077th M*A*S*H's veteran leader, this twitter bot is what happens when I get bored.

With the help of Zach Whalen's blog, I was quickly able to configure this bot. His directions are simple to follow. The biggest problem I had was losing the twitter accounts password. If you want to set up a bot, I suggest checking out his scripts!

"Never insult seven men when all you have is a six shooter." -- Sherman T. Potter

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  1. The twitter account had me at sufferin’ sheepdip. Followed.

  2. Kimmo says:

    Yep. He embodied the spirit of the show, which was so humane it was deeply subversive.

    Not liking MASH makes a person suspect in my eyes... this is the most cutting criticism of it I've ever come across:

    That IRREVERENT/MAUDLIN switch stung a bit... but then, I reckon those would be just about my only two moods in Hawkeye's position anyway.

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