Re: the Turing test

Michael Wiik (
Sun, 13 Oct 1996 15:25:20 -0700 (PDT)

Chris Hind writes:
> >Lyle Burkhead writes:
> >> Some time ago, a group of cs students at Carnegie Mellon decided to
> >> run an experiment. They subscribed their AI program to the Extropian
> >> list under a made-up name. Their program participates in the various
> >It's Chris Hind, isn't it?
> Hey! I heard that! :)
> Perhaps I should show up to an extropian meeting or two to prove my
> existance. Maybe then in a party chat environment I may be able to bring up
> some points not accepted in the mailinglist environment.

Sorry, "Chris", that wouldn't do, since Lyle has already explained there's
a real front man for the AI, which speaks only on the list.


             Michael Wiik             Messagenet Communications Research