Wait -- that sounds exactly like bees. How about we promote the bees, rather than replace them with robots?
Or, Facebook could just pay taxes like the rest of us do, and contribute as proscribed by established societal norms.
Yes, they still have to be downloaded. Where else are the data coming from?
On topic: Wealth should not decide elections. I am responding to the suggestion that the relatively small number of urban counties shouldn't count as much as the many rural counties, even though they have many people and drive the economy. Our system is roughly based on population, as it should be.
Off topic: Wealth can be used to acquire or produce food, just like anything else. As a nation, we could abolish our agricultural subsidies and be better off economically.
The move will also help Comcast and Verizon compete with AT&T...
Comcast. Compete. Ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha!!! That was a good joke.
The money has been squandered on a perpetual war that began in 2001. As of 2013, the combined costs of the US wars in Afghanistan and Iraq were estimated at $4 trillion. That money equally divided amongst all Americans amounts to roughly $1000 / person / year.
Mr. Cole's Axiom: The sum of the intelligence on the planet is a constant; the population is growing.