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The conclusions are not surprising, and the author's binary applications of AI is really more of a gradient, but the argument is interesting. Centralization of information services offloads responsibility for assigning ambiguous class membership (good restaurants, permitted speech) to a single authority. Because there is only one authority, a single assignment has to be made, and we lose the critical grey areas in between.

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