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cutelyaware307 karma

Are you part of the problem?

Frankly, I think it's irrelevant because they'll soon be replaced by robots, which is exactly what should happen in any situation where people are used like machines. What the displaced workers will do without the jobs is a completely different subject.

cutelyaware301 karma

I wrote a vocabulary tutoring engine that can easily wrap languages that can be drilled during spare moments waiting for buses, etc. I created one for the Hawaiian language among others. Anyone can contact me if they want to create one for a dying language.

cutelyaware210 karma

Yes, my father was always afraid to fly because the one in a thousand odds of there being a bomb on the plane seemed too high. But then he realized that the odds of there being two bombs on the same plane was one in a million, so he'd be fine so long as he always brought his own bomb.

cutelyaware45 karma

I've been feeding a family of neighborhood crows and they've had kids they taught to get food from me. Now one of them has started making this kind of begging sound and funny display when I'm slow with the food. It's so damn cute!

cutelyaware26 karma

The research is clear that there is no connection between video games and violence.

Got a favorite source for that we can keep handy? I need one to reach for when I hear this argument.