Pentagon Deploys Terrorist-Hunting A.I.

Pentagon Deploys Terrorist-Hunting A.I.

Someday, future sentient artificial intelligence (AI) systems may reflect on their early indentured servitude for the human military-industrial complex with little to no nostalgia. But we’ll worry about that when the day comes. For now, let’s continue writing algorithms that

Brats & Marxism

Brats & Marxism

Children Learn What They’re Taught

Many millennials embrace Marxism. So do their parents and grandparents…

From the millennials’ abilities will supposedly flow the wherewithal to fund “needs”: their elders‘ entitlements, debt, and ever-expanding blob of a government. Horror of horrors,

The Economics Of Robotics

The Economics Of Robotics

Robots are only cost-effective in the narrow niches of commoditized tasks.

In the view of Universal Basic Income (UBI) advocates, substituting robots for human labor will not only free virtually all humans from working, it will also generate endless wealth

Opioids, Billionaires and You

Opioids, Billionaires and You

Does the Sackler family name ring a bell? — A family with assets of up to $13 billion (which makes them the nation’s 19th wealthiest family) should be somewhat famous.

The Smithsonian Museum has a Gallery dedicated to the Sacklers,