Under Kurzweil’s transhumanist vision of the future, AI promises us superhuman capabilities complete with heaven on earth and eternal life.
“As the story goes, intelligent design is just creationism repackaged by religious fundamentalists in order to circumvent a 1987 Supreme Court prohibition.”
Nowhere in the animal world do we see evil that comes anywhere close to comparing with the unfortunate depths of evil displayed by humanity.
When someone tells you to “Follow the science,” there’s a good chance you’re being hustled. You should ask “Which science?”
“The proposition that the universe had an Intelligent Designer is the most fundamental of all scientific theories.”