“blitzkrieg /blits-krēɡ/ noun an intense military campaign intended to bring about a swift victory.”
24hGOLD (“How many Jobs Do Robots Destroy?”) wrote:
“How many jobs do robots – whether mechanical robots or software – destroy? Do these destroyed jobs get replaced by the Great American Economy with better jobs? That’s the big discussion these days.
“So far, the answers have been soothing. Economists cite the industrial revolution [A.D. 1760 to 1840]. At the time, most humans replaced by machines found better paid, more productive, less back-breaking jobs. Productivity soared and, despite some big dislocations, society prospered. Some say the same principle applies today.”