Originally Posted by Fish
Even if that were possible, which it's not regardless of the level of technology, there's still no logical reason for it. There's no advantage to having two people neurally linked as one, while there would be countless disadvantages. If redundancy is a concern, then you have a backup pilot.
Or perhaps they are following along in the line of Godzilla having two brains (as seen in Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II (1993)), one in his head & the other in the base of his spine?
Or perhaps it's just a cheap plot device?
Or perhaps, to paraphrase the MST3K theme song, it's just a movie and you should realy just relax?