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Why are pop culture robots so sad?

13 mins | Jul 12, 2022
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'Sentient' AI seems to shoulder the weight of the world. Maybe we humans want it that way. From Hitchhiker's Paranoid Android to Wall-E, Nicholas Russel reflects on why humans have projected our existentialism onto AI and robots on film. In his view, there are few reasons they would feel that way to begin with.
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