Feeding the entertainment machine
Deferring to AI to give us what we like further diminishes culture at a societal scale, and cultural difference globally.
Social media platforms have an incentive to promote whatever gets the most attention, regardless of its authenticity, but we're more reluctant to admit that the same is true of people.
Faking it, for real
The popularity of face-swapping software has resulted in the disturbing trend of 'deepfakes' that can be used for nefarious purposes.