The danger of computers becoming like humans is not as great as the danger of humans becoming like computers.
There are decades where nothing happens; and there are weeks where decades happen.
“In the space of a few months we passed through a number of stages of collaboration with the bourgeoisie and of shaking off petty-bourgeois illusions, for which other countries have required decades. In the course of a few weeks, having overthrown the bourgeoisie, we crushed its open resistance in civil war.” source
Premature optimization is the root of all evil.
A people that elect corrupt politicians, imposters, thieves and traitors are not victims, but accomplices.