Does AI Mean ‘Augmented Intelligence’?

This is a cumulative posting, started in March 2018, that covers the realities of “AI”.  I will be sharing observations and various snippets that illustrate that the latest advancements in neural networks and machine learning do not constitute “intelligence”.   A

American Jewry and Israel

The relationship between American Jews and the state of Israel is very complex and forever evolving. This posting, which started in July 2014, originated during the Obama presidency when many leftist American Jews started to openly place the priorities of

Is it Time to Ban “Assault Knives”?

Update The FBI indicates that knives were used in over twice as many homicides across the United States in 2021 compared to people who used rifles to commit murder. According to the agency’s annual data, 447 people were killed with rifles last year, while

The Motivation and Method is Obvious

Update As previously mentioned, having a no-nonsense Republican administration leading the Executive Branch of the Federal Government is an existential crisis for the Leftist Democrats.  Their use of felonious methods to avoid this situation should not be a surprise to

Voting Opens

Here is an interesting summary list from Uncle Ronn: If you like high gas prices, vote Democrat. If you like high food prices, vote Democrat. If you like empty grocery store shelves, vote Democrat. If you like violence and chaos

Latest Survey of Economic Indicators

A sampling of news titles from today that provide a qualitative assessment of various market indicators: Alarm Bells Sound As World’s Second Largest Appliance Company Reports Demand Plunge China Demand Sinks Across Multiple Cargo Markets Goldman Sachs Prepares for Layoffs

The Age of the Endarkenment

Update I see that Townhall has an editorial today titled, “The Return of the Dark Ages”.  The writer is using this expression more about darkness in terms of no lights from the lack of electricity.   Of course, he recognizes that

The Most Popular Postings on this Site

These are some of the most visited and popular postings on this dzsokol.com web site: Is Anything Else Happening in the World Besides COVID? Is Greece the “Canary” for Economic Decline? Does AI Mean “Augmented Intelligence”? American Jewry & Israel

The Climate Change Subterfuge

Update Just so we’re clear – progressive logic: I shouldn’t run my Air Conditioning to save the environment, but I should buy an electric vehicle that plugs into the same grid. — Wesley Hunt (@WesleyHuntTX) July 30, 2022   July 17,