> "For the West's intelligence agencies, September 11th was Black Tuesday.
> There may be no words with which to describe their failure in the week
> since the fall of Kabul."
Looks like the "journalists" pretty much did their job for the intelligence
So, what's the problem? The first rate fourth estate did the job of the second
rate first estate.
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Useless hypotheses, etc.:
consciousness, phlogiston, philosophy, vitalism, mind, free will, qualia,
analog computing, cultural relativism, GAC, Cyc, Eliza, cryonics, individual
uniqueness, ego, human values, scientific relinquishment, malevolent AI,
non-sensory experience, SETI
We move into a better future in proportion as science displaces superstition.
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