Infinite-Monkey Theorem: N. "If You Put An {infinite} Number Of Monkeys At Typewriters, Eventually One Will Bash Out The Script For Hamlet.

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:Infinite-Monkey Theorem: n. "If you put an {infinite} number
of monkeys at typewriters, eventually one will bash out the script
for Hamlet." (One may also hypothesize a small number of monkeys
and a very long period of time.) This theorem asserts nothing about
the intelligence of the one {random} monkey that eventually
comes up with the script (and note that the mob will also type out
all the possible *incorrect* versions of Hamlet). It may be
referred to semi-seriously when justifying a {brute force}
method; the implication is that, with enough resources thrown at
it, any technical challenge becomes a {one-banana problem}.

This theorem was first popularized by the astronomer Sir Arthur
Eddington. It became part of the idiom of through the classic short
story "Inflexible Logic" by Russell Maloney, and many younger
hackers know it through a reference in Douglas Adams's
"Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy".
-- The AI Hackers Dictionary