SV: Capacity of the brain

Gene Wirchenko genew at shuswap.net
Mon Sep 13 22:16:10 EST 1999


Terje Mathisen <Terje.Mathisen at hda.hydro.com> wrote:

>Ian Young wrote:
>> Although, my computer can do square roots pretty damned fast.
>> I, however, cannot. And I bet your dog doens't even have a clue what
>> a square root is.
>
>Sure it does: A square root is just like a round or gnarly root: The dog
>knows very well that it must avoid tripping on it while chasing your
>frisbee.

set bowser on

     Roots are roots!  Who cares what shape?  If it's big enough to
see, it's probably from a tree.  Excuse me while I go mark my
territory.  Ah!

     What's that?  Another UFO?  <jump>  <chomp>

set bowser off

     Maybe dogs are MIB wannabes?

Sincerely,

Gene Wirchenko

Computerese Irregular Verb Conjugation:
     I have preferences.
     You have biases.
     He/She has prejudices.



More information about the Neur-sci mailing list