Re: The Truth About "Tim Byars"

CobraBoy (
Thu, 2 Apr 1998 13:10:31 -0800

At 9:29 AM -0800 4/2/98, Lloyd Wood came up with the following:

> On Tue, 31 Mar 1998, Dr. Ernest N. Prabhakar wrote:
> > We couldn't simulate a normal human being, but we could replicate the
> > behavior of a typical mailing list member. We were able to make use of
> > the Maledicta[7] database of obnoxious phrases, and set it up to respond
> > to email with a random insult.
> Judging from the large sample set of email replies received from that
> AI-program-written-in-BASIC of yours, the Maledicta database is
> woefully lacking in good, intelligent, inventive, put-downs. No Noel
> Coward, for one.
> L.

You have a ready wit. Let me know when it's ready.



Go sell crazy somewhere else, we're full up here. ...Nicholson

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