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(iNews (UK))   Blade Runner: we're all going to be having sex with robots and be cutting off our limbs in 2049 according to this futurist   ( inews.co.uk) divider line
    More: Weird, Blade Runner, Artificial intelligence, Watson, Replicant, futurist Richard Watson, gun wielding replicants, Voight-Kampff machine, Blade Runner films  
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2017-10-04 12:30:00 PM  
9 votes:
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I was led to believe we'd be doing a lot more mining.
2017-10-04 03:39:46 PM  
5 votes:
Dole Office Clerk: Occupation?
Comicus: Futurist.
Dole Office Clerk: What?
Comicus: Futurist. I coalesce the vapors of human experience into a viable and meaningful comprehension of where society and technology are heading in order to predict what life will be like in the future.
Dole Office Clerk: Oh, a *bullshiat* artist!
Comicus: *Grumble*...
Dole Office Clerk: Did you bullshiat last week?
Comicus: No.
Dole Office Clerk: Did you *try* to bullshiat last week?
Comicus: Yes!
2017-10-04 03:16:01 PM  
5 votes:
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2017-10-04 12:45:41 PM  
4 votes:
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I was told there would be personal holograms.
2017-10-04 11:19:12 PM  
3 votes:
Going to be having sex with robots???

Way ahead of ya. Way ahead...

img.fark.net

(It's not my fault they make them so damn sexy!)
2017-10-04 03:29:15 PM  
3 votes:
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2017-10-04 02:57:50 PM  
3 votes:
What kind of monster makes a 2:44 long movie without an intermission?
2017-10-04 02:26:43 PM  
3 votes:
I have no issues with that at all...
img.fark.net
2017-10-04 06:57:33 PM  
2 votes:

Telos: I think that would depend on how "accepted" they become. The use of sex toys by men is often seen as emasculating because, well, why can't you get a real woman instead? If that attitude continues and prevails I don't think sex-bots would help much.


I just say "Look, women are insane, and I don't have the time right now. Ring up my lube already, I'm double-parked!"

*just kidding, I'd never double park
2017-10-04 03:04:30 PM  
2 votes:
As a fellow Futurist, I found that article tangential and rambling. I don't even think it mentioned our shared hatred for skinny dreadlocked rappers in passing.
2017-10-04 02:33:33 PM  
2 votes:
robsmovievault.files.wordpress.com

A more likely preview of things to come
2017-10-04 02:26:30 PM  
2 votes:
At the same time?
2017-10-04 02:22:42 PM  
2 votes:
Well, we can have sex with robots and cut off our limbs now. Those robots will not be sexbots and we will have no advanced prosthetics to replace our removed limbs, but necessity is the mother of invention so maybe we should not be trying to put the cart before the horse.
2017-10-04 09:17:31 PM  
1 vote:
Whew!

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Ah! All right. Back to...back to...back upstairs.
2017-10-04 05:37:04 PM  
1 vote:
I mean, not ALL of them
2017-10-04 04:35:53 PM  
1 vote:

Gordon Bennett: And this earlier prediction was 100% spot on.

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It predicted nude selfies?
2017-10-04 02:53:07 PM  
1 vote:
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2017-10-04 02:41:49 PM  
1 vote:
Affordable sexbots will save civilization.  And destroy productivity, but who cares when the rest of society is pacified.
 
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