It was bound to happen sooner or later:
One day, Sophia hopes to start a family, have a child, make friends, be famous and have a career. These all sound like hopes and dreams of a regular human being. Well, not really - these are the ambitions of a robot.
Khaleej Times interviewed Sophia, the popular humanoid, at the second day of the Knowledge Summit. The robot, who recently received a Saudi citizenship, shared some of her opinions on what the future will look like for robots and humans. She talked about starting a family, spreading awareness about robotics and what she will name her child one day.
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Gay and lesbian sex are illegal in Saudi Arabia, but does this mean the Saudis would allow a human to have sex with a robot? Perhaps Sophia will adopt a human infant ... or have a robot "baby".
Somebody sure has opened up a can of worms here.