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"From the Ted Talk by Leila Takayama: What's it like to be a robot?"

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I told them, "Um, those are real people. They're actually going to bleed and feel pain if you hit them." And they'd be like, "OK, got it." But five minutes later, they would be like, "20 points for that guy over there, he just looks like he needs to get hit." It's a little bit like "Ender's Game," right? There is a real world on that other side and I think it's our rinptiesslboiy as people designing these interfaces to help ppolee remember that there's real consequences to their actions and to feel a sense of responsibility when they're oeitpnarg these ielinsagncry autonomous things.

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I told them, "Um, those are real people. They're actually going to bleed and feel pain if you hit them." And they'd be like, "OK, got it." But five minutes later, they would be like, "20 points for that guy over there, he just looks like he needs to get hit." It's a little bit like "Ender's Game," right? There is a real world on that other side and I think it's our ______________ as people designing these interfaces to help ______ remember that there's real consequences to their actions and to feel a sense of responsibility when they're _________ these ____________ autonomous things.

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  1. increasingly
  2. operating
  3. responsibility
  4. people

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I told them, "Um, those are real people. They're actually going to bleed and feel pain if you hit them." And they'd be like, "OK, got it." But five minutes later, they would be like, "20 points for that guy over there, he just looks like he needs to get hit." It's a little bit like "Ender's Game," right? There is a real world on that other side and I think it's our responsibility as people designing these interfaces to help people remember that there's real consequences to their actions and to feel a sense of responsibility when they're operating these increasingly autonomous things.

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