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Old 01-08-2017, 09:31 AM
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What would make me sit up would be a robot which can take care of the hand digging in the corners and round services. Maybe put together your drainage or other manual work??
Errrr...

Tiltrotator, anyone?

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Errrr...

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I agree, but didn't want to open that can of worms!
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I agree, but didn't want to open that can of worms!
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I agree, but didn't want to open that can of worms!
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Technically, I think it's actually a can of surströmming

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I'd rather lick a 240V plug tbh....
Technically speaking I think you'd be fine licking a plug???? But maybe not the wall socket it fours into???? Made me laugh thoserious note,yeah there's autonomous dumpers n driverless cars,but as has been pointed out,whose going to be earning to buy the things they produce????big co's aren't going down this route for the good of mankind it's to shave a few percent off their costs,bit of tole puddlism required methinks,spanner in the works n all that!
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I've seen a Universal income mentioned when talking about an increasingly automated society, but haven't bothered to look into it or pay much attention to it, not going to happen any time soon.
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