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There’s a related, even more insidious concept called the glass cliff.Is it Too Late for General Motors to Go Electric? (Ep. 442)|Stephen J. Dubner|December 3, 2020|Freakonomics
While anti-competitive pricing algorithms could wreak havoc, there are plenty of other arenas where collusive AI could have even more insidious effects, from military applications to healthcare and insurance.As Algorithms Take Over More of the Economy, We Should Cede Control (Very) Carefully|Edd Gent|December 1, 2020|Singularity Hub
This behind-doors transmission trend reflects pandemic fatigue and widening social bubbles, experts say — and is particularly insidious because it is so difficult to police and likely to increase as temperatures drop and holidays approach.At dinner parties and game nights, casual American life is fueling the coronavirus surge|Karin Brulliard|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
From Page 1, when Elle suffers the indignities of “brand-spankin’-new underwear” that make her feel like a “bear in the woods with an insidious itch,” Elle and Darcy are as recognizable and entertaining as your best friends from college.‘Written in the Stars’ is a ‘Pride and Prejudice’ reboot that’s charming, effervescent and entirely itself|Ellen Morton|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
That makes 21st century crypto-fascism all the more insidious and harder to identify.
Real understanding and actual truth accumulate more insidiously.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The cellphone use among pedestrians has dovetailed insidiously with hyper-gentrification, Moss says.The End of New York: How One Blog Tracks the Disappearance of a Vibrant City|Tim Teeman|August 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Others, more quietly but just as insidiously, operate from the Muslim religious right.
If it so happens that you can insidiously mould a new party meanwhile, so much the better.
Suppose I insidiously work up a reform movement in this State, and am shot into Congress over the head of the machine?
How insidiously these efforts are being made we shall see in the next chapter.Secret Societies And Subversive Movements|Nesta H. Webster
Oh yes, and most insidiously, in those lines he wrote to go before Diane de Lys.The Open Question|Elizabeth Robins
It was taking place so insidiously, so quietly, that it had attracted no great attention.