Thesis Stand Up Comedy Problem Solving Games For Groups
Using a life-size humanoid robot, programmed to perform a stand-up comedy routine, we manipulated the robot's patterns of gesture and gaze and examined their effects on the real-time responses of a live audience.
Although extremely cool, I’m not sure this would work so well. I mean BB-8 is cute and all, but he's not exactly ready for stand-up primetime.
So without further ado, here are my own benign violations...
They were less impressed when Robo Thespian attempted slapstick.
She had become a hero to him by the act of telling on someone.
She told on their father, who had been sexually abusing her for years.
Although these people display courage in putting their life on the line for others, they are not the images that come to my mind when I think of the word hero.
Real heroes are people that society never hears about.