Originally posted by Speli:
I just watched "The Why of Fry" again, and as the brains marched into the infosphere single file, I realized something. They couldn't possibly have gotten every piece of information that for two reasons:
1. Numbers are infinite. They never begin, they never end. They can't have every single number, nevermind each and every equation.
2. Entropy. Things constantly change in the universe, and that would mean that their task would never ever be complete.
You do realize that this is why the whole endeavor is funny, right? The writers are perfectly aware of the inconsistency.