ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

AI, as designed by humans, likely would never have the “quirks” of an evolved consciousness. We carry the marks of 1) a specific environment and 2) drives and desires built on a foundation of the basic drive of life, toward food and shelter and self-replication, things that would have to be copied from our hard drive and pasted in any robot hard drive if we want it to be our friend and share our values.

So, what are the requirements for a creature to find meaning and do God’s work here in the fallen realm? What in other words did God have to make sure we had in our program to do all the things which distinguish us from an algorithmic consciousness?

Truth seeking temperaments are positively dangerous to humans. To survive AND have a social group bound by a shared symbolic order, Truth must defer to Pragmatism.