The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress – Steven Pinker

Recorded March 19th, 2018 Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress is a 2018 book written by Canadian-American cognitive scientist Steven Pinker. It uses statistics to argue that health, prosperity, safety, peace, and happiness are on the rise, both in the West…

Tomasulo: What we’ll really lose if artificial intelligence takes over burger-flipping

Recently a burger-flipping robot was introduced to the world. In this week’s Voice of Reason, Pat Tomasulo points out what we’ll really be losing if A.I. takes over the fast food industry. Man of the People airs Saturday nights at 10 p.m. on WGN-TV.  Full…