New year, new definition of 'automated'

While chatting with the manager of a department that prepares daily operation reports, this pilot fish comments, "With all your new software, I would imagine that all of your reports are automated now, aren't they?"

"Oh, yes," manager replies. "We don't do anything manually anymore. We copy and paste everything now!"

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