Engraving depicting Wolfgang von Kempelen (1734-1804) a Hungarian author and inventor, known for his chess-playing "automaton" hoax The Turk and for his speaking machine. Dated 19th century. (Photo by: Universal History Archive/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)




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Sally Chatterton is Editor of UnHerd. Her distinguished career in journalism has included senior positions at the Daily Telegraph, The Independent, Daily Mail, and the Evening Standard. Before she joined UnHerd, she was Editor of the CapX website.

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