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    How does this supposed program run?

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    Quote Originally Posted by chrysostom View Post
    will this software connect passages in the Bible so we can understand them?
    You don't need software for that. All you need is The Plot.
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    How can it reverse-engineer a software program you do not have access to? No executable needed? Does it just pull data out of the ether? What you're describing doesn't make sense to me, and doesn't seem possible.

    I look forward to learning more about this, Bob.
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    Quote Originally Posted by elohiym View Post
    How can it reverse-engineer a software program you do not have access to? No executable needed? Does it just pull data out of the ether? What you're describing doesn't make sense to me, and doesn't seem possible.

    I look forward to learning more about this, Bob.
    He says he can display every page of every book.
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    Quote Originally Posted by fool View Post
    He says he can display every page of every book.
    Without having access to the book in some form?

    How is that possible without access to data from somewhere?

    Maybe I'm just not understanding what exactly he's claiming.
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    Quote Originally Posted by elohiym View Post
    Without having access to the book in some form?

    How is that possible without access to data from somewhere?

    Maybe I'm just not understanding what exactly he's claiming.
    I don't think it's possible. This is some joke or he's trying to make some point.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kmoney View Post
    This is some joke or he's trying to make some point.
    Well, I don't get the joke; but he certainly has my attention.

    I look forward to learning more about his invention, or at least understanding the point he is making.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chrysostom View Post
    will this software connect passages in the Bible so we can understand them?
    Quote Originally Posted by Jefferson View Post
    You don't need software for that. All you need is The Plot.
    Will this software connect passages in the Bible so we can understand them as they were meant to be understood?


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    Riddle me right and riddle me wrong,
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    Something obscure, if worded just right,
    Might just pass as wit when viewed in poor light.
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    Upon further review...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Enyart View Post
    Software Feature #2: 12-6-09 My program also displays the pages of published books. Every book. And you don't have to have any such book available. The program itself displays the pages of any book.
    How does your program display pages of published books? Where is it getting the data?
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    I gotta admit, I'm curious to see where this is going.

    ...how long are you gonna keep us waiting, Bob?

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    It's just more of the usual shenanigans for attention seeking. Fess up, Mr. Enyart, and let the cat out of the bag.

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    AMR: a mathematical proof

    Quote Originally Posted by Ask Mr. Religion View Post
    It's just more of the usual shenanigans for attention seeking. Fess up, Mr. Enyart, and let the cat out of the bag.
    AMR, I don't know about any cat in a bag, but Display can show you the cat in the hat.

    As for usual, if a universal mathematical proof demonstrating that human creativity is not infinite but finite is usual, then my program is usual. As for this being a shenanigan, I value the opportunity to continue my 18-year run on air as a daily talk radio host too much to promise that I would quit the program if I am being dishonest about the features of my software invention. This is no shenanigan. Chilling perhaps. Shenanigans? None.
    Quote Originally Posted by assuranceagent View Post
    I gotta admit, I'm curious to see where this is going... how long are you gonna keep us waiting, Bob?
    I've worked on this for a decade aa (assuranceagent), and of course I'm not certain what might be the best way to share this development with others. But I'm thinking that a TOL thread is a very good way to introduce Display and let others grapple with its implications as I have been doing for years now.

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    Interesting.

    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Enyart View Post
    Software Feature #2: 12-6-09 My program also displays the pages of published books. Every book. And you don't have to have any such book available. The program itself displays the pages of any book.
    Every book ever? Even those that have been lost throughout the ages?

    What about self-published books?
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