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View from the North 40: Does no one pay attention to movie plots?

One of the big stories this week is about how eight U.S. Marines outsmarted a government artificial intelligence system by employing classic stealth tactics usually seen in Saturday morning cartoons and campy comedy movies — the exact type of maneuvers that would never work in real life. Until they do.

A page from an advance copy of the book “Four Battlegrounds: Power in the Age of Artificial Intelligence,” written by former Pentagon policy analyst and Army veteran-turned author Paul Scharre was leaked on Twitter. The page includes an anecdote about how the U.S. Marines helped a Pent...


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