AI and I: Generally High and Musing on things I’m no Authority On

The AI (artificial intelligence) is here beside us, and luddites are worried. I say this to appear better than what appears as Conservatism’s regressive cousin — the guy who wants history to stop at 1985, with devices that filled our time but didn’t control it. Now there is worry, concern from the managerial man, the brutalist strip mall fillers. And the question is: what if something other than skin and bone is smart, god forbid smarter than good old Adam or Eve? There is never the follow-up: what are we talking when we say smart? Is it a…

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Joseph Franklin

Joseph Franklin

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Poet; Quadriplegic; Rust Belt; Zen; Zazen; Pop Culture;