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I contend, however, that ethical critics tend to make explicit what nearly everyone else does either implicitly or in non-ethical terms, and that it is only reprehensible when it is done badly, that is, when it is done unintelligently or dishonestly or manipulatively.
It is clear enough that with a little creative, lateral thinking one can iterate this story indefinitely, each time introducing a new novelty to which the computer scientist's latest robot would remain curiously and unintelligently blind, while an ordinary human being would not.
W]e think it readily apparent that another objective (if not indeed the primary one) is to avoid needless economic dislocation produced by agency officials zealously but unintelligently pursuing their environmental objectives," Scalia wrote.
One might especially wish that other novelists might so speak more often, though of course one knows that many of them have little critical ability and can speak, quite poorly and unintelligently, only about themselves.
At one point, Dorinda wonders, "Why should Nature move so unintelligently in the matter of instinct?
We function unintelligently when we are deaf to that feedback.
Search engine spiders, which Muenyong describes as "technology applied unintelligently," have been the confusing force behind most major search portals today.
255) The conclusion of the White Paper and most studies on the subject is that juveniles, especially those under the age of sixteen, define the type of vulnerable population that might unknowingly or unintelligently waive Miranda warnings.