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Re: Was Stephen Byerley a robot?

by Illuminatus (Curate)
on Dec 01, 2010 at 18:08 UTC ( #874702=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Was Stephen Byerley a robot?

My vote would have gone to 'no robot would be stupid enough to go into politics'. As a corollary, if a robot did go into politics, the results would undoubtedly be bad. I think you either get Norman in Star Trek and the "Liar's Paradox", or bedlam for the governed, ala the HAL 9000 and the "Hofstadter–Moebius loop"

fnord

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