May 20, 2006

The dawn of a new era

Roger Shuy touts the new automated phone system at Language Log Plaza:

One day we'll even perfect the way to have recursive menu items redirect you to one of the menus you've already traversed. Now won't that be a great day? We're so proud!

A fabulous day indeed.  Because then our phone system will be A HUMAN LANGUAGERecursivity ruulz!

Posted by Arnold Zwicky at May 20, 2006 06:32 PM