[57north-discuss] [57north-announce] It's Tuesday, you all know what that means.
dococassi at boukom.com
Wed Jul 13 05:24:13 BST 2016
we also have the Adam Curtis series by the same name and:
by Robinson Jeffersb
Man, introverted man, having crossed
In passage and but a little with the nature of things this latter century
Has begot giants; but being taken up
Like a maniac with self-love and inward conflicts cannot manage his
Being used to deal with edgeless dreams,
Now he's bred knives on nature turns them also inward: they have thirsty
His mind forebodes his own destruction;
Actaeon who saw the goddess naked among leaves and his hounds tore him.
A little knowledge, a pebble from the shingle,
A drop from the oceans: who would have dreamed this infinitely little
On 12/07/16 22:16, Edward Watson wrote:
> All Watched Over By Machines Of Loving Grace
> by Richard Brautigan.
> I like to think (and
> the sooner the better!)
> of a cybernetic meadow
> where mammals and computers
> live together in mutually
> programming harmony
> like pure water
> touching clear sky.
> I like to think
> (right now, please!)
> of a cybernetic forest
> filled with pines and electronics
> where deer stroll peacefully
> past computers
> as if they were flowers
> with spinning blossoms.
> I like to think
> (it has to be!)
> of a cybernetic ecology
> where we are free of our labors
> and joined back to nature,
> returned to our mammal
> brothers and sisters,
> and all watched over
> by machines of loving grace.
> .. or o/c they could kill all humans. Just as peaceful on outcome, I'd
> On 12 Jul 2016 21:26, "Doc Ocassi" <dococassi at boukom.com
> <mailto:dococassi at boukom.com>> wrote:
> I'm well, tired but well, and winding down.
> I have a lot to do when I get back, and I am working the day after I
> When is the robot revolution ever going to emancipate us from this
> drudgery, I guess that comes down to the etymology of robot.
> On 12/07/16 16:07, Alex Beston wrote:
> > Mark Blyth eh?
> > how y'all doin?
> Doc Ocassi
> Email: dococassi at boukom.com <mailto:dococassi at boukom.com>
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> "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."
> - Clarke's 3rd Law.
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"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."
- Clarke's 3rd Law.
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