Re FYI: truth machines for sale

Brian D Williams (
Wed, 4 Mar 1998 07:01:11 -0800 (PST)


>They demonstrated this on British TV a few weeks ago, checking
>Clinton's denials of his alleged affairs. The machine said he was
>telling the truth... I'll leave you to make your own conclusions
>as to its accuracy.

Indeed, I saw this demonstrated on the local FOX affiliate last
night, when I saw Clinton pass, I decided to save my money. ;)
The Sharper Image has a similiar "executive desk toy" with colored
LED's that performs the same function.

On the discovery channel last week they had a show called "Spytek",
during the show they had a film of KGB agents being specifically
trained to fool lie detectors.

James Halperins IBM Solomon 4 Judicial AI isn't here just yet....

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