I’d read the Army robots story already, but reader Todd Pearson highlighted a line I’d missed:
“The lawyers tell me there are no prohibitions against robots making life-or-death decisions,” said Mr. Johnson, who leads robotics efforts at the Joint Forces Command research center in Suffolk, Va.
Then how come Mike Dukakis was never elected President?
UPDATE: I just realized Todd is fellow blogger, but he didn’t give me a link to his post. Hey, Todd… help me out here!
UPDATE: Got yer link right here. Click on over for Todd’s take.