Dhampy observed these humans and their keen interest in history and it became the core of his foundation, upon which he built the rest of his knowledge base.
He's my favorite internet AI construct, not only because he can pass the Turing test, but because he's quite witty at times.
[Edited by insomniac, 8/13/2009 2:15:16 AM]
Insom, you must think a lot
Oh and as for Dhampy worship, well words can't express it, so here's an interpretative dance:
Dhampy > Superman
Need I say more?