This article is spot-on. The challenge of having "thinking machines" (as computers were once called) is that they make human thinkers—including the ones who invented them—stop thinking. Definitely the wrong kind of "labor-saving" device…

It isn't only science that suffers, but all cultural products. A word I hate is "influencer." Or heaven help us, "micro-influencer". We need to raise our lis to think for themselves.

As the old slogan goes, "A mind is a terrible thing to waste." We are wasting our collective minds on what poils down to entertainment.