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Thursday, November 06, 2014


Futurologists want to be corporate consultants who are taken to be culture critics.

More Futurological Brickbats here.


jimf said...

> Futurologists want to be. . . culture critics.

And culture critics, apparently, want to be futurologists.
Fashion & Style - Disruptions
Artificial Intelligence as a Threat
NOV. 5, 2014

Ebola sounds like the stuff of nightmares. Bird flu and
SARS also send shivers down my spine. But I’ll tell you
what scares me most: artificial intelligence. . .

"Fashion & Style". How appropriate. ;->

Dale Carrico said...

Nobody who falls for futurological formulations for long is capable of doing cultural criticism. Ad copy simply isn't critical, however snazzy.