CORBIE

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CORBIE

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An early system on the IBM 704.

[Listed in CACM 2(5):16, May 1959].
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It is a strangely typical instance of metrical double-entry bookkeeping that runs "the old Ballad" with its taste for stark numbers (like the three Corbies, or the four Maries) through a regimen of new forced thought.
Of course, these cages are legal and are for controlling two pests, namely magpies and carrion corbies.
She is exposing a rift in the imagination, a great glittering crack in our power to make images, that's been around since before "The Twa Corbies.