May 17, 2017
#1838: Machine Learning
[Cueball Prime holds a canoe paddle at his side and stands on top of a “big pile of linear algebra” containing a funnel labeled “data” and box labeled “answers”. Cueball II stands to the left side of the panel.)]
Cueball II: This is your machine learning system?
Cueball Prime: Yup! You pour the data into this big pile of linear algebra, then collect the answers on the other side.
Cueball II: What if the answers are wrong?
Cueball Prime: Just stir the pile until they start looking right.