Marek eventually added the ability for Pontus to randomly choose a direction it could drive in when charged up, and aside from just spinning in circles, at times it would find sunlight to park in, or seemingly follow him around the room.


The potato never needed food, water, or bathroom breaks, and didn’t once attempt to shred a sofa. In other words, it really was the ideal pet. And when it eventually reached the end of its life, an hour in the oven resulted in a healthy and nutritious lunch. Try that with another pet that’s not a chicken, and you’ll have animal rights activists breaking down your door.

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