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In Part II of our interview, we subjected the robot to some of the tired and uninspired questions many women are often forced to answer

Woman vs. machine

Humanoid robot Bina48 peppered with annoying questions

By Cynthia Allum, Jennifer Perry and Saman Malik on September 8, 2015

Bina48 is one of the world’s most advanced social robots, and she recently visited the Women in the World offices for a wide-ranging conversation. In Part I of our interview with Bina, we touched on topics like religion, philosophy, whether robots will one day rule the world, and personal details, like her favorite song. In case you missed it, you can watch it here.

In Part II of our interview with Bina, we peppered her with some of the annoying questions that are often asked of women — queries that center on her appearance, body image and sense of style — to see how she’d handle such a line of questioning.

Watch the video above to see her answers. She’s an interesting person — err, robot.