Are Friends Electric?

Are Friends Electric?

Featuring Marten, Hannelore and Pintsize from a webcomic that I've only recently discovered (and wish I'd discovered sooner), Questionable Content.

Comic transcript

TRANSCRIPTION COURTESY OF JOSEPH HOUK - (CW, with Nicki) "So, how are you adjusting to the preandroid world?" (Nicki) "Well, I do know my wireless modem doesn't pick up as much internet activity. And now that I'm the only one of my type in existence for the time being, I no longer have any counterparts to communicate with online." (CW) "Oh dear. I'm sorry, I feel like I took you away from all of your robot friends!" (Nicki) "Oh, don't feel bad, I'm not one to get lonely. In fact, I've managed to find quite a few sentient artificial intelligence entities out there that are advanced enough to carry on entertaining little chats with me!" (CW) "Really... Do tell!" [An apartment building in Northampton, Massachusetts...] (Hannelore Ellicott-Chatham of Questionable Content) "What's up with Pintsize?" (Marten Reed) "I think he's found someone new to fantasize over." (Hanners) "Ew. I don't think I even want to know how he does that." [Pintsize the AnthroPC has "<3<3<3" on his mind as Nicki is chatting with him – via Twitter!] <nickifembot @pintsize0101 You're a handsome little machine! Here's what I look like...

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