Ann Coulter’s Use of R-Word Sparks Outrage

Ann Coulter’s Use of R-Word Sparks Outrage

Parents of special needs children are demanding an apology from the conservative pundit.



FDA ignores energy drinks danger; teenage girl among five deaths linked to Monster (Video)

Why didn’t the Food and Drug Administration warn the public of the potential danger of energy drinks like Monster? Don’t answer that, it was rhetorical, for the FDA has proven time and time again that keeping harmful food off the market is not their top priority. There are the numerous food recalls, deaths and alarming studies to prove it.



Humanoid robot playing ping pong

Here’s Topio the Robot, looking cool…

What is Artificial Intelligence?

AI research is highly technical and specialized, deeply divided into subfields that often fail to communicate with each other.

Subfields have grown up around particular institutions, the work of individual researchers, the solution of specific problems, longstanding differences of opinion about how AI should be done and the application of widely differing tools..


Laws of Stupidity

The economic historian Carlo Maria Cipolla is famous for his essays about human stupidity. The essay, The Fundamental Laws of Human Stupidity, explores the controversial subject of stupidity. Stupid people are seen as a group, more powerful by far than major organizations such as the Mafia and the industrial complex, which without regulations, leaders or manifesto nonetheless manages to operate to great effect and with incredible coordination. These are Cipolla’s five fundamental laws of stupidity:

Always and inevitably each of us underestimates the number of stupid individuals in circulation.
The probability that a given person is stupid is independent of any other characteristic possessed by that person.

A person is stupid if they cause damage to another person or group of people without experiencing personal gain, or even worse causing damage to themselves in the process.

Non-stupid people always underestimate the harmful potential of stupid people; they constantly forget that at any time anywhere, and in any circumstance, dealing with or associating themselves with stupid individuals invariably constitutes a costly error.

A stupid person is the most dangerous type of person there is.

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