I wrote a blog post on Doctor Who and capitalism! In it, I explore how the series dealt with capitalism and what is its overall opinion.
@chr I dug up an old laptop and tried to upgrade it to a current OS version, but it didn't work. And the USB installer doesn't detect the existing install. Time to reimage...
Oh hi, two weeks ago I wrote a short essay on singularitarianism, Roko's Basilisk, and a trilogy of Doctor Who episodes from the last season. I'd love it if you gave it a read.
@devurandom Yes, as with all European regulation it's principles-based rather than rules-based, and the maximum fine is really a nuclear option. Violators will generally get a warning first, and then a series of progressively increasing fines until the max.