With Spider-Man, everyone knows “With great power comes great responsibility,” but maybe that’s good to start out, good for kids.Continue reading “A Variation on a Theme”
It Wasn’t a Real “Gold Membership” Card Anyway
There was a time when I was very young that someone explained to me that people often discriminated against others based on their religions.Continue reading “It Wasn’t a Real “Gold Membership” Card Anyway”
Don’t Get Us Started On Feminist AI…
I notice a lot of ruckus and pushback against Artificial Intelligence (AI).
The major objections all seem to be of the same flavor: “If we make an AI and allow it to equal us in power/ability/decision-making, then it will be a total dick to us and wipe out humanity and also steal our birthdays and candy.”Continue reading “Don’t Get Us Started On Feminist AI…”
We should all be supremely suspicious of things that are sacrosanct.Continue reading “Sacrosanct”
Power is a great fertilizer.
Power consolidation combined with opaqueness is the perfect hiding place for scoundrels.Continue reading “Power is a great fertilizer.”