Computers = People (was: Dragaera and Shakespeare)

Mon Feb 24 12:01:44 PST 2003

On Mon, 24 Feb 2003, circadian rhyme wrote:

@> John Klein writes:
@>   Speaking as someone who's worked with computers for many years, I have to
@>   say that I spend quite a bit of time and energy criticizing them.
@> Don't anthropomorphize computers.  They don't like it.


That sounds vaguely like a quote.[0]

(Either way, it's going into my quote file.)

[0] By which I mean 'a specific phrase that you saw somewhere else and
appropriated for use in conversation rather than inventing'.[1]

[1] After the recent grammatical discussions, I decided it was better to
be exact.