Is Commander Data Intelligent? Yes.
What about Self awareness. My rights. My status. My right to choose. My life. It seems reasonably self aware to me.
You see, he’s met two of your three criteria for sentience, so what if he meets the third. Consciousness in even the smallest degree. What is he then? I don’t know. Do you?
Kirk to Enterprise, come in Enterprise!
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Elim Garak: probably the shadiest, most fascinating, most versatile, (and sometimes most sassy) person of interest on Deep Space Nine
I don’t know if all this has made any sense, but I wanted you to know what kind of man he was.