tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-9057225441101183394.post6482178259484832398..comments2021-02-22T02:42:31.699+13:00Comments on Bat, Bean, Beam: The social deadGiovanni Tisohttp://www.blogger.com/profile/10618534731338616708noreply@blogger.comBlogger6125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-9057225441101183394.post-22515068292165189172013-05-27T21:56:46.661+12:002013-05-27T21:56:46.661+12:00Lovely, Megan.Lovely, Megan.Ben Wilsonhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/08015337296196701141noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-9057225441101183394.post-42401691844943723782013-05-27T17:08:40.047+12:002013-05-27T17:08:40.047+12:00A room into which everybody runs,
shouts, then run...A room into which everybody runs,<br />shouts, then runs away.<br />A salon of little enmities.<br /><br />A turning of the word<br />to births, spaces, marriages.<br />Words as sheets, as blankets.<br /><br />Oh, my heart's long darling.<br />You were the one who <br />loved me best.<br /><br />I will cosset you with clichés.<br />I will swaddle your memory<br />in the street, against the<brMegan Claytonhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/03584562106579704547noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-9057225441101183394.post-47050582564926961332013-05-21T23:35:34.645+12:002013-05-21T23:35:34.645+12:00Oh, and have a guess beforehand at how many Wolfra...Oh, and have a guess beforehand at how many Wolfram Alpha solves. The answer surprised me.Ben Wilsonhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/08015337296196701141noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-9057225441101183394.post-18696588783767797562013-05-21T23:31:27.788+12:002013-05-21T23:31:27.788+12:00Apropos of not quite nothing, try entering the fol...Apropos of not quite nothing, try entering the following three mathematical problems into Wolfram Alpha:<br />"sum from n=1 to infinity of n/e^n"<br /><br />and <br /><br />"I have 2 apples and I get 2 more. How many apples do I have?"<br /><br />and <br /><br />"I have 2 apples and I take away 1 apple. How many apples do I have?"<br /><br />I learned how to do the Ben Wilsonhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/08015337296196701141noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-9057225441101183394.post-89618657123274843692013-05-21T17:14:35.911+12:002013-05-21T17:14:35.911+12:00Ah, but you put it quite beautifully.Ah, but you put it quite beautifully.Giovanni Tisohttps://www.blogger.com/profile/10618534731338616708noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-9057225441101183394.post-2894729105885639772013-05-21T17:13:03.774+12:002013-05-21T17:13:03.774+12:00I have to prove to a robot that I'm not a robo...I have to prove to a robot that I'm not a robot to make this post about robots talking to robots. The words it is testing my humanity with are "which ryhiona". Will any response be elicited by my accredited meatiness? There's an average of one quip about the Uncle Tom robot every Gio post, which is actually more attention than I expect to get for this. Which would, ironically, Ben Wilsonhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/08015337296196701141noreply@blogger.com