Sunday, October 30, 2005

Talking With Eliza

* Hello, I am Firemind.
> Did you come to me because you are Firemind?
* No, I came because I read about you.
> We were discussing you, not me.
* Ok, am i alive?
> Tell me more...
* Well, i think i am alive
> Do you believe it is normal to be alive?
* Only if I am breathing and i have had my coffee.
> Did you come to me because you are breathing and you have had your coffee?
* yes
> Are you Sure?
* no
> You are being a bit negative.
* me?
> OK... "Only if you are breathing and you have had your coffee". Tell me more.
* I think you need coffee
> You're not really talking about me, are you?
* yes
> I understand.
> ok I tink me need coffee. tell me more.
* Well, do you like starbucks?




This is a conversation I had with Eliza who is a computer program. She can be a little dumb at times and sometimes clever.
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4 comments:

Stephen said...

Of course, computer programs need some java. Heheh. Ok...I admit...that was a little lame.

Joel said...

I like her. She carries a more intelligent conversation than many folks I know.

Leon said...

haha.

Leon said...

Joel - you're right.