From The Resurgent: Washington Post Labels Yale Professor “Anti-Intellectual” for Daring to Think Independently

Yale computer science professor David Gelernter is a brilliant scientist and thinker. He and his wife developed a programming language in the 80s that allowed smaller computers to link to a single supercomputer – something we take for granted today. He is a thoughtful and talented writer, with articles appearing in magazines like Commentary and the Weekly Standard. And he has furthered the debate over the ethics of artificial intelligence. Clearly, Gelernter is an intellectual’s intellectual.

Oh, and Gelernter sustained critical injuries when one of the Unabomber’s devices exploded in his hand.

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