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Panel discusses religious and social implications of AI

The 11th annual Howard M. Garfield Forum featured a panel entitled “Apocalyptic AI: Religion, Artificial Intelligence, and the End of the World (as We Know It),” addressing the social and religious implications of Artificial Intelligence (AI). The Tuesday event, co-sponsored by the Department of Religious Studies, the McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society, Office for Religious Life and the Stanford Humanities Center, sought to define AI’s relationship with humanity.

Matt Walsh dishes on improv, the uncanny satire of ‘Veep’ and running into Lou Reed

Now in its sixth season, HBO’s popular and critically-acclaimed political satire ‘Veep’ follows the lives of now-former president Selina Meyer (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) and her staffers as she navigates her post-presidency life. On ‘Veep’, Matt Walsh plays Mike McLintock, one of Selina’s loyal staffers and former White House Press Secretary. A legend within the comedy community, Matt Walsh is…