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Let’s Skip The Annual Debate: It’s Time For An Oscar RoboHost

Let’s Skip The Annual Debate: It’s Time For An Oscar RoboHost

It’s time for what’s sure to become an annual debate since the last Oscar ceremony did fine without an emcee. What do we do this year: Host? Or no host?

Or do we finally get serious about an idea that’s been bouncing around the Internet at least since Kevin Hart ditched the gig after flirting with it in December of 2018: Why not a RoboHost?

Really. If robots can build cars, flip hamburgers, and have sex, they can certainly prance across a stage and tell pre-programmed jokes for three hours. Given the current state of AI technology, this wouldn’t even be a challenge; and it would certainly save the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences a lot of grief when its governors next meet, on October 22.

No more fretting about gender. A sexually ambiguous robot host can start the show as a man, end up as a woman,

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