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We can forgive computers for a few errant hyphens but not for their failure to live up to their literary potential. R. Wilensky has complained:

"We've all heard that a million monkeys banging on a million typewriters will eventually reproduce the entire works of Shakespeare. Now, thanks to the Internet, we know this is not true."

(Anonymous; "Feedback," p. 92, New Scientist, May 10, 1997.)

From Science Frontiers #112, JUL-AUG 1997. � 1997-2000 William R. Corliss