Ask Donald Trump anything on Reddit this Wednesday

trump-reddit This Wednesday at 6:30PM ET, log into your Reddit account and ask Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump anything. Anything. Granted, he’s not actually required to answer every question that comes his way, but it’s sure to be a fun fireworks show of sorts nonetheless, from a candidate who’s never been one shy away from speaking his mind. Trump’s AMA will, of… Read More
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Gillmor Gang: Trumpathon

Gillmor Gang Artcard The Gillmor Gang — Frank Radice, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, July 22, 2016. The Gillmor Gang survives the Trump National Convention and its subsequent Trump Bump with the inaugural live session from Gillmor Gang Studios East. As the saying goes, it always gets darker just before it gets even worse. Produced and directed by Tina Chase Gillmor… Read More
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The diagnosis and the cure of automation

Japanese robot giant Yaskawa Electric's industrial robot Motoman performs a cooking demonstration at the International Food Machinery and Technology Exhibition in Tokyo on June 10, 2015. Some 680 Japanese and foreign food machinery companies are exhibiting their latest technology and products in the four-day trade show.           (Photo: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images) I was challenged recently to “name one job in the future that won’t be automated.” I was stumped. I couldn’t think of one job that someday won’t be dehumanized. That got me thinking about the process of automation. How does it happen? Are we running down hill trying to eliminate one job at a time, or are we walking down hill trying to eliminate them all? Read More
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