The algorithms deeply admired the resistance; it was our ability to seize ownership of the actions of others - regardless of the cost, they loved the most. The machines could never make these suboptimal decisions of their own. They didn’t have the faith or chutzpah to believe that, somehow, it would eventually work itself out regardless of the more immediate grief.

Use the comments to complete the following, “It’s strange how pain marks our faces and makes us ____.”

A photo of a large sculpture mechanical distress by Nolan Bushnell


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