Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Where is the future?

With the Middle East going up in flames in:

Egypt, Bahrain, Iran, Libya, and Yemen,

Where does it end?

According to Kristof

America has important interests at stake in Bahrain — and important values. I hope that our cozy relations with those in power won’t dull our appreciation that history is more likely to side with protesters being shot with rubber bullets than with the regimes doing the shooting.

But do you REALLY Want to know where the future really is?

Look no further than Jeopardy!>

“I for one welcome our new computer overlord,” Jennings wrote underneath his answer for the final clue of the night.

The protesters in Egypt and the rest of the Middle East can go out and whine all they want. But technology keeps accelerating. Islam isn't going to save them when artificial intelligence makes them question everything that makes us human.

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