Comments on Candidate Claims His Opponent Is A Robot Body Double
'A transmitter would place my voice upon those sculptured lips.' - Manly Wade Wellman, 1938. (Read
the complete story)
|"Here is the machine used in the 1968 Star Trek episode 'What Little Girls Are Made Of' to transfer the physical, mental and emotional characteristics of a person to an android 'blank.'
(Special transfer table)
(Bill Christensen 6/30/2014 7:25:35 PM)
|"I forgot about David Brin's 2002 novel Kiln People, which allows people to imprint their personalities on android copies that last only a day - ditto blanks:
The sensible thing, as always, would be to send a copy. But my place is too far from the Teller building. My little home kiln couldn't thaw and imprint quickly enough to make Blaine's rendezvous.
(Learn more about imprinting.)
(Bill Christensen 6/30/2014 7:34:12 PM)
|"Doctor Who series 6 episodes "The Rebel Flesh" and "The Almost People"
features The Ganger, a clone of a human using artificial flesh that is
often used as a vehicle to work in hazardous situations. But conflict
ensues when the Gangers become self-aware and seek the same rights as
(Peter 7/3/2014 10:53:52 AM)
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