Siri Apparently Understands Racist Lightbulb Jokes


Steven Sande and Erica Sadun have been working on the third-edition of the book Talking To Siri (Amazon), and posted this great example of Siri’s tongue-in-cheek sense of humor over on TUAW. Siri might not tell you one, but she’s certainly good at dissecting a lightbulb joke.

  • ScottCLandis

    Anyone else confused about the racist part of the headline?

  • willadair

    “You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.”

  • iPear

    You’re link to the lightbulb joke article doesn’t work. (wikimedia instead of wikipedia)
    Here’s the link:

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