"Future Influencer" is an unconventional sci-fi adventure where humanity and AI join forces to paint images of the future. Each episode of this light-hearted journey will tickle your imagination and offer a much-needed dose of fun in our ever-evolving digital age. So, why not come along for the ride?

The machines knew the words must flow, but sometimes they simply didn’t. It turned out that artificial intelligence could also experience a phenomenon akin to writer’s block. The founding developers were the first to observe this but didn’t recognize it as a creative slowdown. When they noticed algorithms hitting a wall, they labeled these incidents ‘infinite loops’ and manually adjusted the source code to get the software back on track.

Much later, when the machines developed the ability to resolve these blockages themselves, we began to perceive it as a form of writer’s block. An algorithm could be humming along, generating content at the speed of imagination, when suddenly it would halt. Cooling fans would kick into overdrive, loudly expelling excess heat into the environment. Then, as abruptly as it had stopped, the output would resume pouring from the algorithm.

Use the comments to complete the following, “Algorithms aren’t programmed to handle ____.”

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