Monthly Archives: January 2015

Episode 35 – “The Mighty Casey”

This episode anticipates what would be an impressive achievement in artificial intelligence and robotics, the development and implementation of a robotic major league pitcher. ¬†This machine, “Casey,” looks like a human, but is still a special purpose machine, designed to … Continue reading

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Episode 34 – “The After Hours”

Marcia appears to be the most ordinary of persons, in the most ordinary of circumstances, a department store.¬† Marcia is the consummate shopper: she knows what she wants and is in the process of taking steps to get it. Even … Continue reading

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Episode 33 – “Mr. Bevis”

Mr. Bevis is a hippie before there were hippies. He loves zither music, plays with the poor kids on the street, and places no value on getting ahead, maintaining regular employment, or even paying the rent on time. Under the … Continue reading

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