TECH VISIONARIES Elon Musk, Peter Thiel, and LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman are among a group that’s announced a new non-profit artificial intelligence startup. The goal, apparently, is to make sure the first true AI is “good”, and its backers say they’ve committed $1 billion to the project.
This is an interesting development, considering that Musk previously compared building an artificial intelligence to “summoning the demon.”
Laughing Jack, a fictional character — impersonated by a demon?
MEET THE new Slenderman–an evil clown named Laughing Jack.
A 12-year old Indiana girl, diagnosed with Dissociative Identity Disorder, is being held at a juvenile detention center after allegedly stabbing her 50-year-old stepmother to death and setting their apartment on fire. Why did she do it? To please Laughing Jack.
WE MADE it to Colorado Springs for the second annual Pikes Peak Prophecy Summit! The equipment is set up and to give it a test, we talk a bit about why we’re here and preview the presentations we’ll be delivering this weekend.
Also: ISIS blows up the tomb of the prophet Jonah; the destruction of Iraq’s Christian communities; BRICS nations challenging the dollar; and “personhood theory” leads to non-person humans.