😨 Some People in the HackerNews Community Exhibit Existential AI Angst

HackerNews, the news bulletin and community by startup accelerator program and investment fund Y Combinator, is somewhat the de-facto place for startup founders and tech talent to come together and discuss. A recent (anonymous) post by a software engineer on his fear of AI destroying his career (and thus financial security) stoked nearly 200 comments on the impeding AI apocalypse (or not).