Friday, 13 May 2016

Economic Forecasts, Anthropogenic Global Warming; And Now Police Constable Wind, And Police Constable Rain?

YOU WILL NOT BELIEVE the amount of jaw-dropping idiocy I have been forced to endure as the result of my previous post. Inane comments and ludicrous emails asking why I should object to rationalising mankind's decision-making by employing computers, 'now that we have the technology.'

'What "technology?"' I ask.

'Why, Artificial Intelligence, of course.'

'Do you have kids?' I normally respond.

'Indeed...'

That's when I begin employing the f-word - much.

Now, these are seemingly intelligent people, all employed in managerial posts; males and females alike, although the latter are few. I can only guess at their ages; but they all have one thing in common: they have absolutely no idea what they are talking about...