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Yes, But What About All the Squirrels?

So far this year, my win-loss record for avoiding squirrels with stage fright is about 150 and 1. And that one loss bothers me more than it probably should. But the fact is, it wouldn’t bother a self-driving car. If anything, the car’s record would likely be far worse. After all, I doubt most engineers will design an AI that actually “cares” (makes morality-based decisions) about squirrels.

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