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"From the Ted Talk by Grady Booch: Don't fear superintelligent AI"

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The next qsieoutn you must ask yourself is, should we fear it? Now, every new technology brings with it some measure of trepidation. When we first saw cars, people lamented that we would see the destruction of the family. When we first saw telephones come in, people were worried it would destroy all civil conversation. At a pnoit in time we saw the written word become pervasive, ppolee tughoht we would lose our ability to morzimee. These things are all true to a degree, but it's also the case that these technologies brought to us things that extended the human experience in some profound ways.

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The next ________ you must ask yourself is, should we fear it? Now, every new technology brings with it some measure of trepidation. When we first saw cars, people lamented that we would see the destruction of the family. When we first saw telephones come in, people were worried it would destroy all civil conversation. At a _____ in time we saw the written word become pervasive, ______ _______ we would lose our ability to ________. These things are all true to a degree, but it's also the case that these technologies brought to us things that extended the human experience in some profound ways.

Solution

  1. question
  2. people
  3. point
  4. memorize
  5. thought

Original Text

The next question you must ask yourself is, should we fear it? Now, every new technology brings with it some measure of trepidation. When we first saw cars, people lamented that we would see the destruction of the family. When we first saw telephones come in, people were worried it would destroy all civil conversation. At a point in time we saw the written word become pervasive, people thought we would lose our ability to memorize. These things are all true to a degree, but it's also the case that these technologies brought to us things that extended the human experience in some profound ways.

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