What song did HAL sing as Dave deactivated him in 2001?
The song was "Bicycle Built for Two" (a.k.a. "Daisy, Daisy"). This song was the very first tune played on a computer, at Bell Labs in the 1950's. The implication was that HAL was "devolving."
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