Will AI Go Rogue?

Will AI Go Rogue? Following this week’s release of GPT-4, OpenAI’s new multimodal model accepting image and text inputs rather than ChatGPT’s text-only prompts, people on social media have been marveling about the new engine’s results in performing a variety of tasks, such as creating a working website based on a simple sketch, outperforming humans in a


Macgregor: The Gathering Storm

Macgregor: The Gathering Storm Authored by Douglas Macgregor via TheAmericanConservative.com, America’s self-inflicted trouble in Ukraine aggravates our dangerous trouble at home… The crisis of American national power has begun. America’s economy is tipping over, and Western financial markets are quietly panicking. Imperiled by rising interest rates, mortgage-backed securities and U.S. Treasuries are losing their value. The market’s proverbial “vibes”—feelings,


“John Wick” Star Lance Reddick Dies Unexpectedly at 60

“John Wick” star Lance Reddick died suddenly at the age of 60 Friday, the Associated Press reported. The actor reportedly died of ‘natural causes’ Friday morning. AP reported: Lance Reddick, a character actor who specialized in intense, icy and possibly sinister authority figures on TV and film, including “The Wire,” “Fringe” and the “John Wick”


A Harbinger of War on Israel’s Northern Front

Israeli authorities imposed a two-day blackout on news coverage after the detonation on Monday of a roadside bomb near Megiddo in northern Israel. There has been a wave of attacks on Israeli civilians over the past three months, but this one provoked an extraordinary response. The perpetrators of previous attacks have been Palestinians, mainly from


B-21 Raider: The Sharable Stealth Bomber?

Editor’s Note: The following is a new installment of our ongoing B-21 Raider stealth bomber series by Philip Handleman. You can read the other parts of the series here.  In Afghanistan from October 2001 through August 2021, the U.S. confronted a primitive enemy while fostering and then continuously bolstering a disproportionately large indigenous force. By


ICC Issues Arrest Warrant for Vladimir Putin

Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday issued arrest warrants for Russian President Vladimir Putin and for Russia’s Commissioner for Children’s Rights Maria Alekseyevna Lvova-Belova. The warrants accused Putin and Lvova-Belova of involvement in the crimes of “unlawful deportation of population (children)” and of “unlawful transfer of population (children),” as defined in articles


Graeme MacQueen: The Indispensable 9/11 Writer’s Latest Book

The Pentagon’s B-Movie Looking Closely at the September 2001 Attacks by Graeme MacQueen rat haus reality press, 15 March 2023 ratical.org/PentagonsBMovie This free eBook (click on the links above) by Graeme MacQueen contains a collection of his articles and essays on the attacks of September 11, 2001, the subsequent anthrax attacks, and analyses of other false