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Old 05-01-2019, 01:12 PM
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Originally Posted by WillFarnaby View Post
Yes AI is a buzzword for operations research now, but I doubt that either will be used to optimize a government project that needs Congressional funding. The route will be optimized to maximize cronyism, not utility.
Ah, but what if it wasn't? What if the plan were written in such a way that the project was optimized to the highest objective standards?

I can't say I know how a project like this would actually play out. I just want you to recognize that the maximally cynical view of government action is a POV you are Choosing. There is nothing inevitable about it, no matter how much an article if faith it may be of Fox.