Google’s Social Experiment (?)

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The whole “James Damore” missive on gender (in)equality in engineering gestalt is like a Google Deep Dream painting with eyes peering out everywhere.  It’s a painting of our world in symbols.  We have a proxy war between what amounts to essentially left vs. right (a broad generalization, sure, but from far enough away the same seams emerge) replete with memes about leakers:

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And cancelled events because of worries of violence.  In the deepest sense I can imagine  (eye-mage-in) an AI engaged in chess moves with society as eyes see eyes drawing out eye-seeing-eyes.  I wonder what will be revealed next in this slowly emerging abstract re-presentation of society.