The original Boston Dynamics video of a bearded man bullying a robot with a hockey stick is haunting enough. But add a creepy narrator and a robot that really just loves his box, and you get a true glimpse at how the robot uprising starts.
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The World Cup is great and all, but it could stand to be spiced up sometimes (especially during those blasted tie games). What better to spice it up than robots, jetpacks and other assorted gear?
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