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> ***"Computers were stubborn. They insisted on doing what was said...
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 
         
            
 



      



        
      



      
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     
      
      
      
 
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      
     
 

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
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  
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 
     

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 
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
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  
     
       
     

 
        

     

     
      



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 
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       
     
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          
   
       
   
 
             
     
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    
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 
         
             
     
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     
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      
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   
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      
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       
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     
     
     
   
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    
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   
   
     
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  
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   
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      
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      


     
  
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 
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      
 
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     


     
     
     

     

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        
    
    
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     
     
        
     
     


     
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 
       
   
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
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     
      
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      
      
 
    
     
     
 
   
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            
        
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        
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        
 
             
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
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      

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       
      
     
        
   
      
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      
     
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 
   
     
    
  
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       
      
 
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     
      
      
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      
     

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   

     
     
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

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
  

      
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      

     
     
 
       
    
     
    

      
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      
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     
      
       