I had thought of the Singularity as an event, to which the universe — physical reality — traces back at the moment of the Big Bang.
He suggests to me yet another good question to ask the next Darwinist you meet.
Truth, beauty, and goodness are abstract concepts that correspond to our deepest desires. They are not likely to have evolved by a neo-Darwinian process.
The Google diversity memo story is rich in ironies.