Will humanity survive AI?

Ed Park, MD artificial intellgence, blockchain, culture wars, dr ed park, dystopia, News, raadfest, slice of life, transhumanism Leave a Comment

The subjugation and dehumanization of humanity will occur because we are loathe to turn off our smart phones, question brute force AI, demand transparency into corporate and government partnerships, and forget to smile and listen to one another.

Colonialism, perpetual war, and the banality of oligarchical collectivism

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We live in interesting times. But it is too bad that the world is so easily manipulated by fear and closed to the notion that we are all on this planet together to coexist. The velocity of money fuels the progress of a few men whilst the world-soul degrades.

Veteran’s Day – our GI’s were exposed to mustard gas in the Gulf War

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Today is #MondayMusings and Veteran’s Day. Although this is not a political posting, we should check ourselves for logical and moral consistency. You and I ultimately bear responsible for the actions of our nations so I simply wish to point out some recent facts that came to light in the NYT about the presence of WMD in Iraq. How some pundits are using this as a “We told you so” is still a difficult leap for me to make.

Happy 4th of July! – Now who REALLY was our first president?

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Was George Washington the first or the ninth president of the United States? Despite considering myself a relatively informed person, I wasn’t even AWARE there was a debate, let alone a “conspiracy theory” tag associated with this question.