Sounds like Simian

Eugene Fiume "Going Digital is Going Human" IDE&AS Volume 4, Number 2

Simulation comes easily to us. We are wired to simulate. Recent discoveries in neuroscience suggest that we have "mirror neurons" that, among other things, help us to understand the feelings of others through imitation and simulation.

A predisposition to mimetic behaviour and story telling? Sounds like a good story.

And so for day 408