The nun who wants to stop the AI

A white man wearing a white cowboy hat and sporting a very large blond mustache sits next to a white woman in a blue nun habit. They are seated very far apart on a white couch in a white room.
Photo by Greg Gayne / Peacock

Artificial intelligence is one of those transformative technologies that we’ll reflect on in a decade or two with wonder. We’ll ask questions like how did we go without AIs that could automatically translate other languages from videos we fed them or quickly render art or churn out emails we didn’t especially want to write ourselves? But as AI enables us to do more faster, it is likely also going to be a terrific tool for churning out misinformation and killing jobs. But I do question whether we’ll, over time, react as badly to something like Bing or ChatGPT as violently as the nun in Mrs. Davis.

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