Too Much “Technology”??

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  1. DixieDestroyer

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    Maybe that is so. On the other hand, i am very thankful for advances in Medical science... if i had my 2016 car accident in the 70s, i would not be alive today.
    Technology brings opportunities and risks though.
     
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    The Japanese at this point probably don't have much of a choice with their low birthrate. Better that than allowing in millions of Nigerians, although the best solution for them would be to get back to a traditional patriarchal culture (as well as the West).
     
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    I despise all this technology. I think it's the end of humanity but there's no going back.
     
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    Just thinking. Technology will be the end of sports. The new thing is esports. In 5-10 years it'll eclipse all physical sports I think.
     
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    Some technologies are great such as medical advancements. But overall it's a double edge sword. With every new technology comes the opportunity to exploit that technology for greed, corruption and evil. Make no mistake, technology will never usher in some kind of enlightened era of nirvana. Technology will be bought and used by the elite to stay ahead of, and ultimately control, everyone else.
     
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    We already have this in the USSA in a less blatant form. Everything from a person's credit history to black boxes in all new cars monitoring driving patterns, surveillance cameras everywhere, Amerikans are tracked and prodded in the "proper" directions like cattle, and rewarded or punished accordingly.

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