It’s 2019, and we don’t have flying cars yet…but we do have virtual boyfriends. They say they’re better than the real thing, apparently!
This concept of an AI sexual or romantic partner has been around for a while now for men. In fact, the sex robot industry has grown huge, but now it’s expanding into the female world too. Women require emotional interaction and it’s amazing that AI might be able to offer it. But surely there are some really bizarre and worrying psychological effects.
None of this can be healthy! I’d rather have a flying car!