On Planet Technogia androids had families too. The parents literally made their children. Since the children were Artificial Intelligences, their minds “emerged” rather than were programmed. Like human children during development, they often believed they could fool their parents.
Sabrina237 staggered in the door. “Dad! I’m home.”
“You’re drunk,” scowled Fred44.
“You drank that Denogginizer 45W lubricant and lost your head.”
“It was standard lubricant. My head is fine.”
“You still lost your head.”
“Why do you think so?”
“Honey, look in the mirror.”
“Yeah,” sighed Fred44. “Let’s drive back to the bar. Hopefully nobody wandered off with your head.”
Written for the Friday Fictioneers: https://rochellewisoff.com/2017/02/15/17-february-2017/
The concept of Machine Learning is new and holds great promise:
I’ve had Denogginizer beer before. It works as advertised.