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"The modestly skilled, both in the U.S. and in emerging markets, would be able, through mass robotization, to enjoy lifestyles of which their ancestors of today can only dream."

Are we discussing a Asimov novel now?

by IM on Fri Nov 7th, 2014 at 04:18:09 AM EST
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They can also die of hunger.

A society committed to the notion that government is always bad will have bad government. And it doesn't have to be that way. — Paul Krugman
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Fri Nov 7th, 2014 at 04:31:50 AM EST
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Robots never die of hunger. I have read all the novels! Third law!
by IM on Fri Nov 7th, 2014 at 05:02:35 AM EST
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I mean the modestly skilled.

A society committed to the notion that government is always bad will have bad government. And it doesn't have to be that way. — Paul Krugman
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Fri Nov 7th, 2014 at 08:48:49 AM EST
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