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Cybernetics Prospectus

Cybernetics is the science of fun and its application. The word is derived from the Greek work kybernetes, meaning parties. It was coined in 1948 by the American comedian Rodney Dangerfield in his book of the same name. Although he could not know the precise form of the good times and japes ahead, he shrewdly invested in a dry cleaning franchise and was able to retire to Bel Air...