WWTS (What Would Turing Say?)

  title={WWTS (What Would Turing Say?)},
  author={Douglas B. Lenat},
  journal={AI Magazine},
If you are reading these words, surely you are already familiar with the Imitation Game proposed by Alan Turing (1950). Or are you? Turing was heavily influenced by the World War II “game” of allied and axis pilots and ground stations each trying to fool the enemy into thinking they were friendlies. So his imagined test for AI involved an interrogator being told that he or she was about to interview a man and woman over a teletype, both of whom would be pretending to be the woman; the task was… CONTINUE READING