Is Commander Data Intelligent? Yes.
What about Self awareness. My rights. My status. My right to choose. My life. It seems reasonably self aware to me.
You see, he’s met two of your three criteria for sentience, so what if he meets the third. Consciousness in even the smallest degree. What is he then? I don’t know. Do you?
(Source: trekuniverse, via mypocketshurt90)
The year is 2540, a student in history class notices something off about his textbook. “How come these textbooks skip the years 1990 through 1999?” The teacher puts his air-marker down on the table, lowers his head, and sighs. “Because…” he lifts his head, a single tear rolls down his cheek, “… only 90’s kids remember the 90’s”
(Source: hotelmario, via heartshocks)
Lucifer (Morning star), 2008
Anodized aluminum, silicon rubber cord,
wax work figure, feathers, concrete
this is the single most painfully beautiful thing I’ve ever seen in my entire life.
(Source: 2headedsnake, via goingtomaine)