Imaginary Positions

Imaginary Positions

Every now and then, one reads an article about the Singularity in which some reporter confidently asserts, “The Singularitarians, followers of Ray Kurzweil, believe that they will be uploaded into techno-heaven while the unbelievers languish behind or are extinguished by the machines.”

We often straw-man our enemies, not even deliberately, just automatically.

 

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