[ExI] The rise of the Godbots

BillK pharos at gmail.com
Mon Oct 9 15:14:43 UTC 2023

Divine AI: The All-Knowing Godbots
October 5, 2023

Brace yourself, for the rise of godbots is upon us. These all-knowing
chatbots have captivated individuals from all walks of life, offering
moral and ethical guidance in our complex modern era.

Key Takeaways
Godbots are chatbots that provide advice on moral and ethical
questions, based on religious texts or crowd-sourced data.
Chatbots, such as godbots, are designed to provide authoritative and
certain responses, appealing to individuals seeking concrete answers.
The design of chatbots, with their opacity and authority, makes them
more dangerous and appealing than search engines.
The reliance on godbots and chatbots for moral and ethical guidance
raises concerns about the abdication of personal responsibility and
critical thinking.

It's all fun and games until they start saying "Kill the infidels!".


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