The Bottomline

A rhetorical regime is forming that is concerned with persuasion, not with intelligence. 

That may be the direction of things for the foreseeable future. If AI increasingly gets stuff done, in biology, in physics, in business, in logistics, in marketing, and in warfare, and as society becomes comfortable with it, there may be fewer and fewer people who even care to ask, But is it intelligent? 

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