We’ve all seen the wonderfully bizarre quality of computer translations of Web pages and the like. Oddly, there was just a program on artificial intelligence on NHPR today. This story, from Italy, provides is a good example of what artificial intelligence is not.

“Paolo Bonaiuti, we learn from the Italian government’s official website, ‘is megaphone of the President Berlusconi’. Lucio Stanca, the Minister for Innovation, is ‘conjugated and it has two daughters’. He also graduated ‘near the University Mouthfuls’ – a rendering of the prestigious Bocconi University.” Independent News