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I don’t begrudge this attempt; it strikes me as a human one.
Yet cats are relatively indifferent to cameras. The same cannot be said of humans.
These, as far as I can tell, are perfectly synonymous expressions.
“Logic clearly dictates that the needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few,” Spock said, speaking from his Vulcan side. Had he spoken from his Human side, he would have said, “The one has decided to sacrifice himself for the many.”
It can be recharged only so many times.
The central question of “Blade Runner: The Final Cut” is not “what do androids show us about what it means to be human?” but rather “what do humans show us about what it means to be android?” This slight shift of inflection is the great accomplishment of the film.
Most charges of anthropomorphism presume too strong a separation between the human and the non-human.
Teaching a person to think is like training a dog to stand on its hind legs.