Everyone: But at least Google is more ethical than—
Me: *Closes two browser tabs with articles about Google firing separate AI ethicists*
Everyone: I'll let myself out
@t54r4n1 it's a reference to this: https://gizmodo.com/googles-secret-class-system-5797022
specifically concerned re: yellow badges and whether if they're on payroll they are "generously compensated" -- (red is for contractors and green is for interns, who definitely aren't on the payroll)
@platypus yeah I interviewed to be a temp contractor. the person who got the role had a MA in the relevant field.
@bgcarlisle until they piss Google off by being too, like, ethical. Even if they were hired as ethicists. ESPECIALLY if they were hired as ethicists.
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