Re: AI: First Chess, now Bridge?

Spike Jones (
Sun, 23 Aug 1998 09:34:25 -0700

> >>doug, the chess world is still trying to come to grips with the
> >>situation. the magazines have been verrry quiet about the match...

> Hara Ra wrote: >Reminds me of how the churchmen wouldn't look through
> Galileo's telescope.

ah, but that was different, hara: the churchmen had direct scriptural evidence in acts 1:11. after christ ascended, the disciples were gawking after him and an angel appeared and said, "ye men of galilee, why stand ye gazing into the heavens?" galileo galilee had a direct heaven sent command to knock off the star gazing. could lead to trouble... {8^D spike