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Researchers: Sex Robots
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Posted By: M2, 10/14/2019 3:49:32 PM

University researchers from institutions around the globe are working together to design “ethical” sex robots that have to consent before engaging in intercourse. They envision “consent modules” added to sex robots that humans would engage with before sexual relations. Anco Peeters of Australia’s University of Wollongong and Pim Haselager, an associate professor at The Netherlands’ Radboud University, published a research article recently that made the case for “ethical” sex robots. In the article, which was highlighted this week by The College Fix, Haselager and Peeters propose that sex robots should have to consent prior to intercourse with their owners.


Have they all completely lost their minds?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: john56 10/14/2019 3:51:00 PM (No. 207279)
I had a response. But I self-censored myself. Was pretty darn funny, though.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: anotherctyankee 10/14/2019 3:53:06 PM (No. 207284)
Just had to ha ha #1
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jethro bo 10/14/2019 3:55:07 PM (No. 207287)
Guess they are using the data from research on rubber dolls. No doubt they were Democrat funded. And if one of these robots doesn't consent? WIll it be a crime? Will an inanimate object have the same rights as a human? No doubt in front of an Obambi judge. I bet robots changing sex is a Hades of a lot easier than for humans, though.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 10/14/2019 3:55:21 PM (No. 207289)
Using a sex doll/robot is essentially masturbation, so shouldn't you get a note of permission or consent from yourself to yourself? What about power of attorney? This entire subject is just a lot of jerk!@#- off anyway.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Calvinesq 10/14/2019 3:58:11 PM (No. 207292)
Robot: No. Owner: You're terminated.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: DVC 10/14/2019 4:00:25 PM (No. 207296)
Insanity is now becoming the norm in certain parts fo society. And exactly what would "consent" even mean for a DAMNED MACHINE? How about your car needing to consent to you driving it? Your toilet consenting to being flushed? Maybe your phone consenting to you making a call? They ARE lunatics.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: ginadee 10/14/2019 4:20:00 PM (No. 207312)
This sex robot thingy has gotten out of control. It's time for the madness to stop.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Tank 10/14/2019 4:41:07 PM (No. 207336)
Isaac Asimov call your office.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: slab 10/14/2019 4:46:25 PM (No. 207341)
#4, the right hand hand cannot sign for the left hand without required paperwork.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Omen55 10/14/2019 4:50:13 PM (No. 207345)
I don't understand why sales have cratered? It will rebound after we fire all of you.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: offrope 10/14/2019 4:55:00 PM (No. 207348)
After being rejected by enough real women to justify buying a sex robot, how humiliating would it be to then get rejected by the robot?
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Reply 12 - Posted by: dirtyjersey 10/14/2019 4:58:33 PM (No. 207352)
Apparently we are the only ones left that haven’t taken crazy pills.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: JL80863 10/14/2019 5:14:31 PM (No. 207359)
What is worse is the potential for a whole new field of "legal" practice. Mechanical victimhood? The lawyers will love it.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: bad-hair 10/14/2019 5:44:46 PM (No. 207384)
Aw hell, just marry one. Call it a no-nagging doll.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 10/14/2019 5:54:14 PM (No. 207397)
A future divorce court: I'm suing the sexbot manufacturer for breaking up our marriage.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: VirtuDawg 10/14/2019 5:55:08 PM (No. 207400)
Gloria Allred could develop a whole new line of ambulance-chasing law here . . .
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Strike3 10/14/2019 6:05:06 PM (No. 207402)
Might as well have a real woman then.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Newtsche 10/14/2019 6:35:24 PM (No. 207434)
#17 We all have known real women who never considered the notion of consent-modules.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Right Time 10/14/2019 7:08:37 PM (No. 207467)
Does the sex robot get to tell you to leave your Bitcoin on the dresser?
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Reply 20 - Posted by: chance_232 10/14/2019 7:19:21 PM (No. 207479)
They already have then. Its called an on/off switch. Dont ask me how i know.........
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Reply 21 - Posted by: hershey 10/14/2019 7:38:47 PM (No. 207495)
You can see it coming... Answer 1: Sorry sir it is my time of the month... Answer 2: Sorry Sir, you're thingiy isn't large enough... Answer 3: Sorry Sir, what if your wife finds out? Answer 4: Sorry Sir, Not tonight...
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Reply 22 - Posted by: whyyeseyec 10/14/2019 9:12:08 PM (No. 207555)
If your robot says no, do you punch her in the face - then ask again? What's the proper robot etiquette to get what you want? Offer her a glass of fine 30 weight motor oil? Solar powered eyeballs? A gold plated CPU?
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Reply 23 - Posted by: cor-vet 10/14/2019 9:33:16 PM (No. 207571)
I had a post, but Poster #11 beat me to it, just proving great minds think alike.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Locarno 10/14/2019 11:04:57 PM (No. 207609)
Geez Louise....I had so many great snarky responses to this, but you L.Dotters beat me to them all. So many great minds here to mock so many smaller minds on the outside.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Safari Man 10/14/2019 11:22:53 PM (No. 207616)
I always wondered if George Jetson had a go with Rosie the robot, after getting consent, of course.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Trigger2 10/15/2019 3:15:48 AM (No. 207667)
Just think of the fodder demonrats could manufacture up for elections when they hear the rumor that such and such robot refused sex and the robot was forced.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Sully 10/15/2019 4:33:14 AM (No. 207675)
Of all the insanities that confront us, this may be the ultimate reveal. I am to believe that millions in high tech r&d $ are devoted to the goal of enabling pathetic men to commit self abuse into a lifeless rubber doll. This is where we are. No more moon walks. No more Saturn Vs. No more Galactic missions. We have capitol and brain power to perfect blinking rubber sex dolls. Incredible.
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