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Maciamo
Aug 22, 2003, 00:48
Robot to attend Japan-Czech state dinner (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/3170061.stm)

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A talking robot named Asimo will join the two leaders in the city's Hrzansky Palace, Czech Government spokeswoman Anna Starkova said.

Asimo is likely to prove an accomplished guest.

He is said to speak both Czech and Japanese, as well as being able to walk, shake hands and recognise voices.


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thomas
Aug 22, 2003, 05:43
Makes you wonder who's more robotic: diplomats and statesmen or robots... :D

Sgt. Wang
Aug 27, 2003, 10:21
Creepy............................................ ...................................Ok nevermind. I too think it's cool as hell.