NSFW picture beyond the cut. (For yea, I have learned to do an L-J Cut on Blogger. Fear me.)
The posts on Doc 40 created quite a mini-stir. I was speculating as to the reasons why robots bring out such strong feelings in humans. They are pathetic, of course; we love their clumsy, kittenish attempts to be human. And Daleks, at least, are well out of the uncanny valley.
Robot love not a new phenomenon. There were hints that it was coming in the mid-sixties.
 There's also been a recent upsurge in interest in man uploading himself into computers and spreading his seed all over the galaxy. Am I referring to the the Geek Rapture, the so-called Kurzweil Singularity? Nah, too highbrow. I'm talking about this: 
But even I didn't expect a Dalek!
 Diktor is a great name, isn't it?
 Yes, that is a PDP-11. You know you'd hit that.