Yesterday, we asked you just what it would take for you to step inside a self-driving taxi, which, whether we like it or not, are probably our future, even if that future may still be some years away. Your responses varied from the not-under-any-circumstances to full-on embrace.
My own take? I will be first in line to ride in a self-driving taxi, at least once. YOLO.
First, The Inevitable Total Recall Reference (The Devil Drives a Mustang (Rotary Pending))
You could see this coming.
What About Interconnectivity? (Clay_T)
Our only means of communicating for too long has been your horn and middle finger.
Time, Just More Time (Son of the Mustard Tiger)
This is, I suspect, what a lot of people think.
A Checklist Of Cab Complaints From Time Immemorial (DamnTheNoise)
Self-Driving Taxis? No! Self-Driving Cars? Yes! (Go Hang a Salami, I’m a Lasagna Hog)
I, too, wonder if people’s attitudes towards self-driving cars might soften if it means that when they’re 85 they can still, at will, go where they want.
Never! I Mean Never (Garland)
An Interesting Question (WhiskeySnob)
On the Trolley Problem, to which there is no good answer:
Speaking for many: