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But What Do I Do?

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This short video is a kick (particularly since it was filmed right in my beloved Palo Alto). It shows a Tesla driving itself totally unaided. I continue to have ZERO interest in this, because I actually like driving, and – – just look at the poor sumbitch sitting in the seat – – he’s STILL sitting there staring ahead, relieved only of placing his hands on the steering wheel. What a bore! Anyway, this is definitely a major game-changing technology:

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