Male C. Pig a.k.a. Svinopolist (piggymouse) wrote,
Male C. Pig a.k.a. Svinopolist
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[quote,profession] QotD

On two occasions, I have been asked [by members of Parliament], “Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong figures, will the right answers come out?”

I am not able to rightly apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that could provoke such a question.

— Charles Babbage

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