№ 166 Are AI Alarmists Right?

Brian and Melissa discuss the present capabilities and future possibilities of ChatGPT and its artificial "intelligence" brethren, and how alarmists may be wrong with their predictions but right with their warnings.

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Sean Connery as Gandalf
DiffusionBee prompt: Sean Connery as Gandalf, Realistic
C. S. Lewis and J. R. R. Tolkien holding sticks
DiffusionBee prompt: C. S. Lewis and J. R. R. Tolkien smashing a computer with cricket bats, Cartoon
Two men holding champagne glasses drawn in anime style
DiffusionBee prompt: Deckard from Blade Runner raising a glass of champagne and winking, Anime
Brian drawn with cel shading
DiffusionBee prompt: (starting from a picture of Brian) Cel Shading