Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
XP is just a number

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"


Comment on Re: Was Stephen Byerley a robot?

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://874702]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others rifling through the Monastery: (3)
As of 2015-12-01 03:29 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?

    Results (792 votes), past polls