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From Ben Laurie <...@algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: [Humor] robot.txt
Date Sat, 20 Dec 2003 17:52:53 GMT
Tetsuya Kitahata wrote:

> On Fri, 19 Dec 2003 01:07:04 -0500 (EST)
> (Subject: Re: [Humor]  robot.txt)
> Gregory \(Grisha\) Trubetskoy wrote:
> 
> 
>>For the record, Stanislaw Lem is my favorite (by far) sciense fiction
>>writer... And if you ever got to see the original Tarkovsky's Solaris (in
>>Russian) movie, that's really good too :-)
> 
> 
> HmHm (memo). I found it that some of his/her science fictions have been
> translated into our language (japanese) by our Russian teacher
> when I was in the university. -- i learned Russian as a second
> foreign language.

Stanislaw Lem was actually Polish. And has anyone mentioned he coined 
the word "robot" (it's Polish for "worker").

Cheers,

Ben.

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