Friday Night Links – 15 March 2013
March 15, 2013 §
Your weekly roundup from around the internet.
Critical of Kurzweil:
There is no perceptual recognition going on at all in thinking about an absent object. So pattern recognition cannot be the essential nature of thought. This point seems totally obvious and quite devastating, yet Kurzweil has nothing to say about it, not even acknowledging the problem.
Gimme my soda, bi-atch, according to His Honor, Andrew Napolitano:
What if a dictator in America used the force of law to tell you what to eat? What if the same dictator told you what to drink? What if the dictator told you the sizes of the containers in which you could purchase a lawful beverage? What if the dictator just made up the rules according to his own personal taste?
Trailer for Kick-Ass 2: