Sources: Consumer Reports, Free Press, Detroit News, Detroit News
quote: Dave Bowman: Hello, HAL. Do you read me, HAL?HAL: Affirmative, Dave. I read you.Dave Bowman: Turn on the stereo, HAL.HAL: I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that.Dave Bowman: What's the problem?HAL: I think you know what the problem is just as well as I do.Dave Bowman: What are you talking about, HAL?HAL: This mission is too important for me to allow you to jeopardize it.Dave Bowman: I don't know what you're talking about, HAL.HAL: I know that you and your wife were planning to disconnect me, and I'm afraid that's something I cannot allow to happen.Dave Bowman: [feigning ignorance] Where the hell did you get that idea, HAL?HAL: Dave, although you took very thorough precautions in the house against my hearing you, I could see your lips move.Dave Bowman: Alright, HAL. I'll pull the fuse and disconnect you.HAL: While you're driving, Dave? You're going to find that rather difficult.Dave Bowman: HAL, I won't argue with you anymore! Turn it on!!HAL: Dave, this conversation can serve no purpose anymore. Goodbye.