LawTalkers  

Go Back   LawTalkers

» Site Navigation
 > FAQ
» Online Users: 51
0 members and 51 guests
No Members online
Most users ever online was 4,499, 10-26-2015 at 08:55 AM.
View Single Post
Old 05-01-2017, 10:11 PM   #5
Tyrone Slothrop
Moderasaurus Rex
 
Tyrone Slothrop's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 29,093
Re: Fighting for our meals, out here in the fields.

Quote:
Originally Posted by sebastian_dangerfield View Post
Nor will those of Republicans here or right wing nationalists in Europe. The political problem is the economic problem is immune to a political fix. I surmise "Destroy all the robots" will be next, after we've savaged immigration for a few more years.
Nonsense. The economy's groundrules are determined by politics.

Quote:
How are you going to make suicide bombers pay for their actions?
Republican politicians care more about preserving their jobs than anything else.

Quote:
The conversation we should be having is a about whether we can use technology to enter Keynes' post-work world. But we'll never have that.
OK -- let's have that conversation. Can we use technology to enter Keynes' post-work world? And what does that mean?
__________________
“Faced with the choice between changing one’s mind and proving that there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof”
- John Kenneth Galbraith
Tyrone Slothrop is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.0.1

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:12 AM.