Cyber Cuddles

This is Charlie. He’s friendly and playful and he never has to go to the vet.

He wriggles and purrs, roars and wags his tail — affection for the price of four batteries.

Okay yes, he’s a toy. Does that matter if he makes you smile?

Charlie 2 (2)

Does it matter?

Now that our gadgets can talk to us, now that we have robots with artificial intelligence, now that sex dolls have a family mode and can interact with your kids …

Will the day come when we think that a relationship with an actual human being is too much trouble?

I’m pretty damn sure a robot would remember to buy milk. Just saying.

Aimer at Amazon

 

 

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4 thoughts on “Cyber Cuddles

  1. I’ll stick with cuddles from real cats for now. . . though robotic cats might be just as soft and not scratch my furniture. . .

    On a serious note, I think I’ll always prefer the utter unpredictability of human beings. Keeps me on my toes. 😉

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