Too Much “Technology”??

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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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    There's no stopping technology now. We just have to find ways to offset the worst points of it and accelerate the best points. No turning back now. Of course, people my age aren't affected by it all.
     
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    If corporations are left their own devices, only a small fraction of people(probably mostly jews) will be gainfully employed while the rest of us live in utter poverty without 2 nickels to rub together. This is the problem with uncontrolled captialism. At some point you cross a line and more profit is no longer a good thing for anybody. Machines will eventually be able to do pretty much everything and there will be practically zero jobs. Most people are too focused on their stupid smartphone or what brand of shoes they are wearing to wake up and realize what's going on though...
     
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    Yeah we should be more like africans, you know : never inventing the wheel. Fantastic observations.
     
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