ChatGPT, Galactica, and the Progress Trap

Such errors reflect broader concerns raised by linguists on how much such artificial language models effectively operate via a trick mirror - learning the form of what the English language might look like, without possessing any of the inherent linguistic capabilities demonstrative of actual understanding.

Meanwhile, from ChatGPT:

We’re all getting turned into paperclips, aren’t we.

Yeah this isn’t gonna help

I like how its first inclination was to side with the devil.