On Andrew Bolt

Andrew Reilly writes: Razer: I believe Andrew Bolt is the first robot to pass the Turing Test” (Thursday)

Passing the Turing Test properly requires a dialogue between the subject and the tester. There has to be a probing and response to questions that ultimately removes all doubt. The subject in this instance seems more mechanised publishing machine than verifiable human.

At risk of missing out on the awful spectacle, you should know that he is not difficult to avoid.

On the NBN

Brian Crooks writes: Re. NBN experiences” (Thursday) 

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Malcolm Turnbull inherited a rolls royce NBN, then put a mini minor motor in it and wonders why it uses so much fuel and is so slow. Go back to merchant banking Trumble, the Cayman Islands  need your special talents.

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