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Emma, P. ; IBM T.J. Watson Research Center

In response to "constructive" e-fan mail lamenting his occasional use of "big words," columnist Phil Emma takes us on a sesquipedalian jaunt through the realm of the intellectually curious--from the Blue Note jazz club, to a chat with dizygotic Abkhaz twins at Vabj, in Bhuj, to a formal description of the Three Stooges in Backus-Naur form.

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Micro, IEEE  (Volume:27 ,  Issue: 3 )