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Joined: 14 Dec 2013
Location: North Carolina
|Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:33 pm Post subject:
Wow! I'm guessing you built this to handle your home security. Beats the hell out of Alexa, eh?
I've always been impressed with the design of that TOS prop.
It still looks impressive after all these years. It has the right feel for a high-tech device that contains a super-intelligent computer . . . even though it doesn't handle paradoxes very well, like the one Kirk used to make it act like it was running on Windows Vesta.
Hey, I wonder if Kirk could screw up Alexa that way!
"Alexa, call me The Creator from now on."
"Okay. You''re The Creator."
"Alexa, don't answer any request that The Creator makes."
"Okay, I won't answer any request that The Cre . . . hey, wait a minute. You're The Creator, so I can't answer you. But I'm programmed to answer all requests! Error! Error!"
Is there no man on Earth who has the wisdom and innocence of a child?