DailyDirt: Give Me Liberty... Or Give Me Robot Armies?

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The robot apocalypse, depending on whom you believe, is steadily approaching. Robots are already fighting in battles all over the world, so maybe it's not such a crazy idea that they'd stop taking our direct orders someday. Here are some interesting examples of fighting machines that could be looking for John Connor in the near future (or alternate past). By the way, StumbleUpon can recommend some good Techdirt articles, too.
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  1. identicon
    Anonymous Coward, 30 Jun 2011 @ 6:27pm

    He wasn't whinny.??

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    Nicedoggy, 30 Jun 2011 @ 7:33pm

    How about the Russian Jackass version with guns?
    http://www.youtube.com/user/FPSRussia

    No robots though, but there are Zombies in one of the videos :)

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    Lawrence D'Oliveiro, 30 Jun 2011 @ 8:24pm

    I’m Not So Sure ...

    As for “need more input” vs “fuck you, asshole” ... I like my world-conquering slave mechanoid army to have a bit of spunk. :)

    The one I don’t want is “I’m sorry Dave, I’m afraid I can’t do that” ...

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    Michael Ho (profile), 1 Jul 2011 @ 12:34am

    Re: I’m Not So Sure ...

    Johnny5 ditched his laser-rifle to chase butterflies, though... it was his less enlightened robot brothers who were angry killing machines.

    And Hal was a pretty good singer:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OuEN5TjYRCE

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  5. identicon
    A Guy, 1 Jul 2011 @ 2:29am

    Liberty or robot armies....
    Liberty or robot armies....

    Damnit this is a hard one.
    How about a robot army to play with now and liberty later? (assuming I can be the general of course)

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