Smart stuff I'm reading about A.I., a really cool documentary about the old internet and "Mulholland Drive," and more
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Another long roundup of writing about A.I. that I’ve read recently and found useful;
a cool short video about the old internet, message boards, screamer videos, and Mulholland Drive; and
a great live recording of David Sylvian I’d never heard before.
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