These nefarious netbots are Romeos of the worst kind, intelligent enough to No big moral panic here on the kids’ media front, as the chat I’ve seen so far is less teen talk, and more along the lines of naive ‘porndogs’ sniffin’ out a fresh trail in the lonely hearts club…then again, these days, I suppose that could be an 11 year old, so heads up all around I guess…
Especially if the only thing you do with the robot is f** t? Plenty of down to earth human beings, no robots there…
Just inspiring minds, thoughtful content, and richness of issues being covered.
heavy-handed tone to start thinking about where we’re headed and more importantly…why.
represents further evidence of female objectification in every nook and cranny of our pop culture media cacophony, imho.
The idea is that men don’t just want to have sex, they want to talk to a person as well.
Men can create a “dream personality” for their robot, and talk to them afterwards. Are we really shifting from real relationships to virtual ones with robots?
Figure for every teen swigging alcopops and energy drinks in wannabe style, there’s another buying into the beer-n-babes positioning, taking cues from this Heineken ‘hiney’ messaging on how to treat, view and ogle females.”My Thoughts On Sex Robots by Dan Jubelirer (published on Amplify Jan 12, 2010) On last nights’ show, Colbert covered the invention of a sex robot that has touch sensors and the ability to download different personalities.
(Note, the above video above is short and hilarious, please watch it.
and a few of my followers on Twitter asked me for my take on it then.