Small Minds, Little Issues
Bill Quick

Power to the People: How One Unknown Group of Researchers Holds the Key to Using AI to Solve Real… — Medium What’s stopping AI from being put to productive use in thousands of businesses around the world isn’t some new … Continue reading

Democrats Lust For A Dictator
Bill Quick

Majority of Democrats want third term for Obama | TheHill A strong majority of Democrats would cancel the 2016 presidential election between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump if it meant President Obama could serve another term, a new poll found. … Continue reading

Isn’t this…um…slavery?
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From Gawker: According to exit polls, Clinton won nearly 9 out of 10 black voters. Does she get to take them home? Seriously, this is some kind of funny. Even for Gawker. … Continue reading

Paging Loretta: Hate Speech Alert!
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From my favorite high school lunchroom blog, Gawker: Student activists at Lebanon Valley College are asking the school to change the name of Lynch Hall because of its racial connotations, even though it is named for a former school president … Continue reading

Ubiquitous Surveillance – Sooner Rather Than Later
Bill Quick

We spent two weeks wearing employee trackers: Here’s what we learned I almost didn’t notice I was wearing it, at first. The plastic box strung around my neck was roughly the size and weight of a deck of cards, lighter … Continue reading

Teach Muslims Not to Rape
Bill Quick

L.A. Cops: Saudi Royal May Have Raped 5 Women – The Daily Beast As many as five victims may have been sexually accosted by a Saudi royal inside his massive Beverly Hills rental compound, The Daily Beast has learned from … Continue reading

Comfortable Chains
Bill Quick

No movies, concerts, or tattoos: Kansas bill would limit use of welfare funds – CSMonitor.com Movies. Tattoo parlors. Theme parks. These are just some of the things that Kansas families on welfare will no longer be able to spend state … Continue reading