Koko had been given to Patterson on loan from the San Francisco Zoo. In 1977, the zoo decided it wanted Koko back. Eventually, a deal was worked out so that Koko could be purchased for $12,500, contingent on her being bred with a male (this turned out to be Michael, and the mating didn’t work out).
Humanity will be better served by focusing on instilling values into AI and reducing the human bias that can put lives at risk. Because it’s not technology we have to fear, it’s people. As long as we remain dangerous to one another, our machines will be dangerous to us.
The council is likely to face pressure from restaurateurs, who strongly opposed the measure, to intervene. But local progressive activists and the Restaurant Opportunities Center, which advocates for restaurant workers, are also mobilizing to protect the election result. Has not been able to speak for itself,” said Restaurant Opportunities Center founder Saru Jayaraman, who is overseeing a national campaign to scrap tipped wages.
SIEGLER: This type of precaution at Savoy is a first. But then again, Llewellyn says everyone is still rattled. Yesterday a man came in here carrying a gun, saying it was for his own protection. USA” Edgar stands up, hands fisted at his waist “your mother speaks Tagalog and your father from (unintelligible). Just ’cause you don’t speak the dialect no make you an overnight American sensation.” “Shut up, Edgar. You don’t understand,” Nelson says.
Supreme Court takes on religious liberty exemptions for wedding services AP: “The Supreme Court is taking on a new clash between gay rights and religion in a case about a wedding cake for a same sex couple in Colorado. The justices said Monday they will consider whether a baker who objects to same sex marriage on religious grounds can refuse to make a wedding cake for a gay couple. The case asks the high court to balance the religious rights of the baker against the couple’s right to equal treatment under the law.
GJELTEN: But the Exodus continued and soon the United States was overwhelmed to the point that Carter briefly considered an intervention to halt the boatlift. Ronald Reagan took office determined to oppose the Soviet Union and its global empire. In his view, Cuba was supporting pro communist groups in Central America.
3rd St. In Ferdinand, which is located in Dubois County. Gregory Solsrud, 52, and Winston Solsrud, 18, were aboard the single engine Cessna 150 when it went down. As the demands became ever more intense, the media interrogations ever more inane (“Why,” a French journalist asks, “do you sing?”), Dylan increasingly took refuge in evasion and inscrutability, the straight faced put down his most ubiquitous defence. “How many protest singers are there today?” he is asked in one press conference. “You mean right now?” Dylan asks.