Men Find Me Intimidating Just Because I’m a Sentient Robot Sent Here From the Future to Destroy John Connor, by Erica Lies
When I first arrived at these time-vector coordinates to stalk and kill John Connor, future leader of the human resistance, I didn’t realize just how hard dating in 2018 would be for a futuristic annihilation machine. As a T1000 Terminator programmed to identify as a heteronormative cis female... [Read More]
This Japanese Comedy Robot Is Terrifying
by Bradford Evans Here's video of a robot developed in Japan to make people laugh. It was created by a team of researchers at Japan's Waseda University led by Professor Atsuo Takanishi. The team wrote sketches for the robot to perform and broke down humor into "funny behavior (such as exaggeration,... [Read More]
Watch Colbert's Bizarre Report on a Black Lesbian Nazi Activist Robot
by Megh Wright In case you missed last night's Colbert Report, here's a ridiculous installment of "The Enemy Within" he did on "the most frightening minority activist of all" fighting for equality — a robot from Vermont named Bina who may very well end up being the leader of the inevitable wor... [Read More]
Watch Colbert's Bizarre Report on a Black Lesbian Nazi Activist Robot
by Megh Wright In case you missed last night's Colbert Report, here's a ridiculous installment of "The Enemy Within" he did on "the most frightening minority activist of all" fighting for equality — a robot from Vermont named Bina who may very well end up being the leader of the inevitable wor... [Read More]
T.J. Miller to star alongside Mark Wahlberg in Transformers 4
A lot of things are still unknown about the fourth Transformers movie, for example, there is no title yet, who knows what cars will be in it, and when in 2014 will it actually be released? Well that all aside, we can tell you is that the very funny T.J. Miller will be in the [...]T.J. Miller to star... [Read More]
Damaged – An Animated Web Series
(Editor’s Note: This article was written by comedian Liz Miele (www.lizmiele.com), creator of Damaged. Liz lives in NYC, has been profiled in The New Yorker and was also featured on Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham.”) Hey I... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert Discusses the Future with Ray Kurzweil
I love futurists, and Ray Kurzweil is definitely my favorite futurist, because his vision of the next few decades is so full of promise and wonder that it borders on magic. For example, within the next twenty years, it will actually be cool to have a... [Read More]
I, For One, Welcome Our New Robot Comedian Overlords
It's only a matter of time before we all die gruesome deaths at the unfeeling hands of the machines. That's a forgone conclusion that I think we can all agree on. But today, there's a little bit of a silver-lining. A student at Carnegi... [Read More]
Countdown to Futurama: Civil War Bender
nDuring the Civil War, if you were a Union soldier, your diet often consisted solely of water and hard tack. Hard tack was bread made from flour, water, and if you were lucky, salt, and you would alw... [Read More]