Re: speaking of science fiction

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Date: Fri Feb 15 2002 - 05:28:00 GMT

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    On Friday, February 15, 2002, at 04:14 PM, Wade T.Smith wrote:

    > Using most of his name, but somehow failing to mention Isaac as a
    > source,
    > is, well, looks like something damn close to something somebody should
    > sue about...
    > .... as the Good Doctor is well-known to be the Father of Robotics, at
    > least in spirit.
    > I've been over the site pretty fully, and have not found a single
    > mention
    > of Asimov at all.
    > And yet, they have the audacity to tell us that ASIMO is, uh, some sort
    > of abbreviation of Advance Step in Innovative MObility....
    > Gack.
    > Is there a lawyer in the house?
    Wait until they release the Mark V: ASIMO V

    John S Wilkins
    Head, Communication Services
    The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
    Parkville, Victoria, Australia

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