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#1316006 - 12/01/09 03:21 PM How does he know that?!
MaryBee Offline
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Registered: 08/21/09
Posts: 1268
Loc: Cleveland, OH
This is fun:

http://us.akinator.com/

(I tried Debussy, and he guessed him in less than 20 questions!)
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#1316076 - 12/01/09 04:46 PM Re: How does he know that?! [Re: MaryBee]
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I totally fooled it with Sergei Bortkiewicz. The Genius guessed Furtwängler. laugh
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#1334910 - 12/27/09 07:04 PM Re: How does he know that?! [Re: Horowitzian]
Batuhan Offline
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Registered: 09/21/09
Posts: 982
Loc: Istanbul
WOW HE KNOW FRYDERYK CHOPİN AT ONCE
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#1334912 - 12/27/09 07:07 PM Re: How does he know that?! [Re: MaryBee]
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Registered: 11/11/09
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Loc: New York
I did Bozo the Clown.

He didn't get it. ha
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#1334913 - 12/27/09 07:10 PM Re: How does he know that?! [Re: Horowitzian]
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Let's see, who else can we try.......how about RUDOLF SERKIN.
That ought to be a challenge but it's possible.....

Didn't get that either. ha

Guessed somebody named "Michael Brecker".......

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#1339606 - 01/03/10 01:30 AM Re: How does he know that?! [Re: Mark_C]
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Registered: 06/12/09
Posts: 4008
Loc: Bay Area, CA
For me, that was awesome.

I was thinking of Gustav Mahler. He was slow going at first, and seemed to ask redundant questions. ("Did he have European origins?" then, "Was he European?" "Was he partly a singer/musician?" then, "Was he a singer?")

But all of a sudden, he started zooming in on it: "Did he wear glasses?" "Did he have Jewish origins?" And then he guessed correctly.

Cool.

-Jason
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#1339627 - 01/03/10 04:08 AM Re: How does he know that?! [Re: beet31425]
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Registered: 03/28/07
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Loc: Decatur, Texas
I'm amazed! He guessed Willie Nelson for me.
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#1342647 - 01/06/10 07:28 PM Re: How does he know that?! [Re: Studio Joe]
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Registered: 06/02/06
Posts: 2710
Loc: Maine
Took him two tries but he got Franz Liszt.
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#1372659 - 02/13/10 01:24 PM Re: How does he know that?! [Re: Peyton]
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Posts: 495
Princess Isabela. I was thinking Laura Secord.

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#1374543 - 02/15/10 10:09 AM Re: How does he know that?! [Re: HomeInMyShoes]
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Registered: 01/30/10
Posts: 125
Loc: California
I'm more impressed by its ability to guess 1. the Moon and 2. my cat (really)
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#1381441 - 02/23/10 06:55 PM Re: How does he know that?! [Re: Pete M.]
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Registered: 03/30/09
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Loc: Ohio, US
That was fun! It guessed Elton John and "Weird Al" Yankovic with no problem,but guessed Brian Wilson for Billy Joel.
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