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The Rise of the Machines

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Rob Farley teams up with Josh Keating to demonstrate that the robot threat will come from the east:

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And don’t let yourself become complacent with the thought that these are “good” robots either. As Chris Fabri observed yesterday:

Don’t you people read Asimov? Robots are bad for humanity, even when they are an apparent positive, and not bent on our destruction. I’m going to call it “Fabri’s Wager:” Either you 1.invent robots and they turn on you, destroying civilization, or you 2. invent robots and they eliminate the need for humans to do anything, thus effectively destroying civilization. So clearly, we should not create robots.

Exactly. Beware robots. Of course Steve Sailer thinks it’s great that Japan’s full of robots — it’s an alternative to immigration.

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