in reply to Swapping names of list while keeping the contents as it is.
cut -f2- -d ' ' list.txt| sed '1~2 s/^/bob /' | sed '2~2 s/^/jay /'
There is no Extraterrestrial life
There aren't any suitably capable Extraterrestrials
Interstellar travel is too difficult
We're too uncool / not worth the trouble
What do you mean they haven't visited?
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