Saturday, July 15, 2006

Putin quizzed on robots, octopus and that kiss

Oh, yes, beware of "the Cthulhu"...

It was not clear what had prompted 8,600 Russians to ask Putin if he planned to employ "giant, humanoid war robots" or why 7,300 people were interested in the Cthulhu, a cosmic cephalopod invented by novelist H. P. Lovecraft which is said to be sleeping beneath the Pacific Ocean.

http://today.reuters.com/news/newsarticle.aspx?type=technologyNews&storyid=2006-07-04T144843Z_01_L04260058_RTRUKOC_0_US-RUSSIA-INTERNET.xml&src=rss

1 comment:

Rbt. Xanadu said...

That's hilarious.

Of course, being on Reuters, it has about a 70% chance of being accurate reporting.