World War III
World War III. The U.S.A. have succeeded in building a fantastic computer that is able to solve any strategical or tactical problem. The military leaders are assembled in front of the new machine. They describe the situation to the computer and then ask it:
'Shall we attack? Shall we retreat?'
The computer computes for an hour and then comes up with the answer.
The generals, rather stupefied, look at each other. Finally one of them asks the computer:
After another fifteen minutes the computer replies: