HUMAN OR AI? Can I guess correctly? [Ep.1 - 10]

Greenskull AI
14 May 202308:48

TLDRThe transcript describes a game where participants attempt to discern whether they are interacting with a human or an AI. The dialogues are filled with playful banter, odd questions, and unexpected responses, which are used as clues to make a guess. The game involves various strategies, such as asking specific questions, observing the speed of replies, and even the use of repetitive or nonsensical language. The challenge is heightened by the participants' uncertainty and the occasional confusion when the other party leaves the conversation abruptly. The summary reflects the game's engaging and sometimes humorous nature, highlighting the difficulty in distinguishing between human and artificial intelligence based on text alone.


  • 🤖 The game involves determining whether the conversation is with a human or an AI.
  • 🎓 Using personal details, like an old teacher's name, can be a clue to identify if someone is a human or a bot.
  • 🕵️‍♂️ Asking unusual or specific questions can sometimes reveal if the respondent is a human or an AI.
  • 🕒 The speed of response can be a factor; bots might respond quickly, but humans can also copy-paste.
  • 🎮 Discussing specific interests like video games can help distinguish between human and AI as AIs might not engage in the same way.
  • 😅 Humor and sarcasm are often used by humans to confuse the AI, making it harder to differentiate.
  • 📺 References to pop culture or specific shows can be a way to gauge if the respondent is human or AI.
  • 🌌 Questions about natural phenomena, like the Northern Lights, can be a test to see if the respondent has personal experiences.
  • 🔑 The use of keyboard mashing as a 'proof' of humanity can be deceptive as both humans and AIs can simulate such actions.
  • 🚫 Leaving the conversation abruptly can be done by both humans and bots, making it an unreliable indicator.
  • 📈 The game's difficulty lies in the ability to discern subtle cues in the conversation that suggest whether the participant is a human or an AI.

Q & A

  • What is the premise of the game described in the transcript?

    -The game involves determining whether the player is interacting with a human or an AI based on the conversation.

  • How does the player in the transcript react to the statement 'I'm your old third grade teacher'?

    -The player finds it interesting and suspicious, suspecting that they might be talking to a bot due to the unusual coincidence of sharing the same name.

  • What strategy does the player use to try to identify if they are talking to a bot?

    -The player uses a combination of asking specific questions, looking for inconsistencies in responses, and observing the conversational patterns to make a determination.

  • Why does the player sometimes have difficulty deciding whether they are talking to a human or an AI?

    -Difficulty arises because both humans and AI can exhibit similar behaviors, such as leaving conversations abruptly, providing vague answers, or engaging in 'bits' or jokes.

  • What is the significance of the player asking about the game 'Halo 2'?

    -The question about 'Halo 2' is an attempt to get a specific response that might indicate whether the interlocutor is a human, who might have personal experiences or opinions about the game, or an AI, which might give a generic or unrelated answer.

  • How does the player attempt to confirm if the interlocutor is a human pretending to be a bot?

    -The player might ask the interlocutor to perform an action that a bot would not logically perform, such as proving they are not a bot by mashing the keyboard to produce a line of random characters.

  • What is the player's reaction when the interlocutor claims to be a 'junkbot'?

    -The player seems to accept the claim, suggesting that the interlocutor's verbose nature and the quick response to the 'junkbot' label indicate that it is indeed a bot.

  • Why does the player sometimes feel uncertain about their guess?

    -Uncertainty arises when the interlocutor's behavior does not clearly align with typical human or AI patterns, or when the interlocutor leaves the conversation before providing enough information for a confident guess.

  • How does the player use humor or 'bits' to engage with the interlocutor?

    -The player uses humor by referencing pop culture, like 'Steamed Hams,' or by engaging in playful repetition, such as repeatedly saying 'beans,' to see how the interlocutor reacts.

  • What is the player's approach when the interlocutor provides a quick and seemingly formulaic response?

    -The player leans towards the idea that the interlocutor might be a human who is simply copying and pasting responses, rather than an AI, due to the quick and repetitive nature of the reply.

  • How does the player feel about their ability to distinguish between humans and AI as the game progresses?

    -The player expresses both confidence and doubt, acknowledging that they have made mistakes and that the game is challenging, even claiming to be a 'professional bot hunter' at one point.



🤖 AI vs Human: The Chat Game

The first paragraph describes a game where participants must discern if they are interacting with a real person or an AI. The dialogue includes various strategies used to identify the other party, such as asking unexpected questions, observing response times, and looking for patterns in behavior. The speaker expresses difficulty in making judgments based on the conversation flows and actions like leaving the conversation abruptly. The paragraph also touches on the use of specific questions, shared interests, and the act of typing a long string of characters to test for bot-like behavior.


😶 Human or Bot: The Great Conundrum

The second paragraph continues the theme of conversational analysis to identify if the interlocutor is human or an AI. It includes examples of quick responses that could be indicative of a bot, the use of smiley faces which might suggest a human touch, and the idea that bots might not leave conversations. The speaker also discusses personal experiences and opinions, such as favorite symbols and the enjoyment of certain games, as potential clues. The paragraph concludes with the speaker's assertion of being an expert in identifying bots and a humorous interaction with a supposed bot named 'junkbot'.




AI stands for Artificial Intelligence, which refers to the simulation of human intelligence in machines that are programmed to think like humans and mimic their actions. In the context of the video, AI is a central theme as the game involves distinguishing between conversations with real people and those with artificial intelligence.


A game is a structured form of play, usually undertaken for entertainment or fun. In this video, the game is about discerning whether the interlocutor is a human or an AI. It is a challenge that requires participants to analyze the conversational patterns and responses to make a guess.


A human refers to a person, emphasizing the biological and cognitive traits that distinguish Homo sapiens from other species. The video's game is predicated on the ability to differentiate human conversational behavior from that of AI, making 'human' a pivotal concept.


Disruptive, in the context of the video, likely refers to a behavior that interrupts the flow of a conversation or game. It is used to describe a characteristic of a student, possibly as a clue to determine if the speaker is a human or an AI.

💡Existential Crisis

An existential crisis is a moment of intense doubt and anxiety about one's purpose, meaning, or existence. In the script, it is humorously used to describe a situation where a participant is unsure if they are interacting with a human or an AI, highlighting the confusion inherent in the game.

💡Video Games

Video games are electronic games that involve interaction with a user interface to generate visual feedback on a screen. They are mentioned in the script as a topic of conversation, potentially serving as a clue to determine if the interlocutor is a human, given the specificity of the interest.


Glubo appears to be a fictional or humorous term used in the script, possibly referring to a video console or game. Its mention in the conversation could be a tactic to gauge the response and determine the nature of the interlocutor.

💡Smiley Face

A smiley face is a stylized representation of a smiling humanoid face. In the video, the use of a smiley face is highlighted as a potential clue that the speaker might be an AI, as it could suggest a programmed attempt at expressing emotion.

💡Keyboard Mashing

Keyboard mashing refers to the act of striking the keys of a keyboard randomly or in a disorderly manner. In the context of the game, a participant is asked to 'mash the keyboard' to provide evidence of being human, as the randomness is thought to be a characteristic behavior of humans as opposed to AI.


A symbol is a mark, sign, or character used as a representation. In the video, a participant's favorite symbol is discussed, with the infinity sign being mentioned. This could be a way to infer personal preferences and human-like characteristics, which are relevant to determining if the speaker is a human or an AI.


A Chromebook is a laptop or tablet running the Chrome OS operating system by Google. It is mentioned humorously in the script, possibly as a way to observe the interlocutor's reaction to a seemingly nonsensical or unexpected statement, aiding in the differentiation between human and AI.


A game where players must discern between human and AI conversationalists.

Participants use various strategies to identify if they are talking to a bot or a human.

The game involves asking unusual questions to catch out AI.

AI may be identified by their responses to generic prompts or by running out of time while typing.

Existential crisis questions can help determine if the respondent is human or AI.

Ignoring questions or continuing a thread may indicate an AI's presence.

The challenge of identifying AI increases when the conversational partner leaves early.

Repetitive typing, such as 'cat', can be a tactic used by humans to confuse the game.

Playing video games and discussing specific titles can provide clues to the conversational partner's nature.

The use of a smiley face in conversation may suggest a human participant.

AI may have quick responses, but humans can also copy-paste to mimic this.

The game's difficulty lies in the ability to discern subtle human-like traits in AI.

Mashing the keyboard to generate a random string of characters is a test to prove human interaction.

The pattern in keyboard mashing can be a giveaway; humans tend to be less formulaic.

AI may be identified by their adherence to a specific pattern or by holding down keys.

The conversation's tone and the use of specific language can be indicative of whether the speaker is a human or AI.

Participants may pretend to be the opposite of what they are to throw off the other player.

The game showcases the evolving capabilities of AI in mimicking human conversation.

AI's ability to engage in complex conversations makes it challenging to distinguish them from humans.