#433 submited on
decimation: asciilifeform: do you sometimes phantasize about locking a group of promising young grads on an deserted island with only circa 1985 tools?
asciilifeform: nah just self
asciilifeform: what do i need the derps for ?
asciilifeform: to cook my dinner, i suppose
decimation: they could be human macros
asciilifeform: would almost rather cook own dinner, and not have to deal with derps in any capacity.
asciilifeform: this is one of the ways i differ from mircea_popescu
trinque: I'd much rather automate things than have help
asciilifeform: if anything, the turdalicious computer systems we have today are a consequence of cheap labour.
asciilifeform: why engineer anything, when a bottomless supply of monkeys with 'duct tape' can be had.