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Intelligence according to Isaac Asimov
« on: 21/09/2007 13:51:30 »
I like this...

http://www.haverford.edu/writingprogram/Asimov.html

and although it's humorous, it's very true.


 

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« Reply #1 on: 21/09/2007 15:52:50 »
Loved it!
 

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« Reply #2 on: 21/09/2007 19:38:45 »
That was very funny and I have heard the last couple myself . Very good indeed! Excellent Doc!
 

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« Reply #3 on: 05/10/2007 23:50:43 »
i knew a guy who was living proof of this. he could hardly read or add up, but could diagnose engine faults just by listening to the engine.
 

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