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Comment: Re:Hayden Christensen's career... (Score 1) 360

by geekoid (#49386001) Attached to: Why More 'Star Wars' Actors Don't Become Stars

You're right about his acting ability, but the killer for the movie was direction. Portman is a much better actor, but lame script and mediocre director was what really did it in. I suspect if she was more mature at the time she could have pushed back on some of the script and direction choices.

All the hot grits in the world can't save her from that script.

Comment: Re:Technology can NOT eliminate work. (Score 1) 389

by geekoid (#49076777) Attached to: What To Do After Robots Take Your Job

"Or do you not understand the concept of "Artificial Intelligence"?"

actually, you don't understand that term.

It doesn't men self aware. YOU can have specialty AIs that make decision in the fields of expertise and that's it.

You might want to move past the 1950's version of AI.

There are Chess AI's that are better then almost everyone on the planet. WHen was the last times chess AI demanded a Union?

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