OpenAI CEO Proposes AI Regulation

He wasn’t wearing fur handcuffs, but it still seemed slightly kinky when OpenAI CEO Sam Altman begged the government to regulate him during Tuesday’s Senate hearing.  Charmed observers seem to have forgotten that most regulators are quickly captured by the industry they govern, and licensing requirements protect industry leaders from competition.  If you were in Altman’s shoes, you’d ask to be regulated, too.