Tag: doppleganger

Terminator: Fake It Till You Make It

By Stephen Cass | September 30, 2008 4:47 pm

Screenshot from Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, 2×04Last night’s Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles brought into the foreground an idea that’s been floating around in the background of the Terminator franchise for some time: that the flesh-and-blood bodies that surround terminator exoskeletons are based on real people. In the future, a young woman called Allison Young falls into the hands of Skynet, and given that she looks exactly like terminator Cameron, we have a fair idea of how things are going to turn out for her. In the real world, how close are we to creating not just a generic individual, but a doppleganger of a specific individual?

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