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Artificial StupidityTM. Because Natural Stupidity is not enough, obviously...
by Bernard on Fri Apr 3rd, 2020 at 06:00:43 PM EST
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o, let's stick with AI. I'm attracted to the probability that this Alexa script is compiled from common wisdom of "social media" txt mssgs in the 30 days prior.
by Cat on Fri Apr 3rd, 2020 at 06:09:35 PM EST
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or "Wisdom of the Masses"

Alternative names for argumentum ad populum Informal Logical Fallacy.

When the claim that most or many people in general or of a particular group accept a belief as true is presented as evidence for the claim. Accepting another person's belief, or many people's beliefs, without demanding evidence as to why that person accepts the belief, is lazy thinking and a dangerous way to accept information.

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She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Sat Apr 4th, 2020 at 12:45:50 AM EST
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price discovery
Your santayana ideer of the day
epi.org | Why is Trump putting critical protective equipment on layaway at Walmart?
In the next stimulus bill, Congress should require the president to fully invoke the DPA and transfer all authority for its execution to FEMA and the DOD.
Commander-in-Chief, Pres. DJT
That should be tied to the next trillion-dollar relief bill that Trump will desperately need as his last, best hope for reelection. In the meantime, the nation's healthcare workers are suffering because of his layaway strategy.
archived: "'He's doing our work for us, in a certain respect,' said the speaker of the House. "
by Cat on Sat Apr 4th, 2020 at 01:52:58 AM EST
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