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December 14, 2009

The answer knows the question.

srikanth @ 9:30 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1260826220 ) Play

A guest question submitted by Logik  (your GQHero badge) Who is the somewhat unlikely creator of these devices? He’s better known for his work in a more theoretical field.

Cracked by everyone!

Answer:

Claude Shannon.

The last pic is, in fact, a tribute. Each of the things the juggler is juggling is one of the titles Shannon has received.


16 Responses to “The answer knows the question.”

  1. Raghuvansh
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    Claude Shannon?


  2. Claude Shannon


  3. Mitesh

    Claude Shannon


  4. Dibyo
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    claude shannon


  5. Rogi
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    Claude Shannon


  6. Chinmaya U.Holla
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    Claude Shannon


  7. shrik
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    Claude Shannon, a known hobbyist juggler.


  8. byslexia

    Claude Shannon


  9. MIT in the pic was a give away! Claude Shanon


  10. MIT in the pic was a give away! Claude Shannon


  11. udupendra
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    Claude Shannon


  12. Ps

    Claude Shannon.

    Picked this bit of info while reading up on the portable roulette prediction computer.


  13. Logik
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    Claude Shannon and his juggling machines.
    He also wrote a juggling theorem.

    the last image is a tribute, the paper titles are those written by shannon.


  14. ..And God one day asked,
    “Where do I store all my knowledge of Life, Universe and Everything..?”

    The answer came to be known as ‘Claude Shannon’.


  15. madhur
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    Shannon


  16. xtremevarun

    CLaude E Shannon


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