The last it applies less to AI than it does to human technocrats. Let's face it, Michael Bloomberg has a lot of good ideas about how we should live. If everybody went along with him more people would likely be better off. But, people don't want to be told how big their sodas can be. Is that irrational. Yes. But there's … » 4/18/14 10:39am Friday 10:39am

I like his claim that he can graze his cows on public land because his family's claim to that land is older than the government's. I say that we honor his argument but that we also encourage native americans to go take his house, using the same logic. If he calls 911 for help, he has to pay his land use fees. » 4/14/14 4:59pm 4/14/14 4:59pm

I think this is a real problem — state governments seem more concerned with potential for abuse than with the alleviation of pain. My wife and I once had to deal with a doctor who flat out told us, "I don't prescribe narcotics for pain relief" when dealing with a painful knee injury. So my wife had to suffer even though… » 4/08/14 11:15am 4/08/14 11:15am