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Siri a Real Shit About Spike Jonze's 'Her'

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In Spike Jonze's Her, a Siri-esque operating system grows to feel true emotions and, eventually, progresses beyond human understanding. In reality, we're not quite there, but as it turns out, the real Siri has still managed to evolve in her own petty way. As pointed out by Buzzfeed, asking Siri if she is Her (because, you know, ScarjOS is definitely just named "Her") results in various snarky critiques. "She gives artificial intelligence a bad name," says one of Siri's responses. "Her portrayal of an intelligent agent is beyond artificial," reads another that's like oh daaaaaaamn.

Siri previously made minor news when people realized she similarly offer comments on 2001's HAL 9000. She continues to not give a shit if you ask, "Are you Paul Reubens in Flight of the Navigator?"

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