I was in a Walmart today...

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  1. IMadeYouReadThis

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    What the heck is this!?!?

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    Apparently they now have these robots roaming the store. They help determine which items are out of stock, misplaced, mislabeled, etc.

    It's a little off-putting to turn the corner and see a big, white tower-thing with no label other than "bossanova."
     
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    I for one welcome our new robot overlords.

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    Or not.
     
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    To be fair. them aint bossa nova. This is:

     
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    If something gets knocked off a shelf, you can "Blame It on the Bossa Nova"....
     
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    I don’t go to that place anymore. If the robots want me they’ll have to come and get me.
     
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    Boubou jes posted that!
     
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    I guess the Walmart greeters will be the older, obsolescent robots.
     
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    Except it is only 'eliminating' earthling's jobs, and not lives [as fast].

    Oops, did I type that out loud?
     
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    Except his post is in French!.....much sexier IMHO. ;)
     
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    Since I've not met you or Boubou, I can't say.
     
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    They have a robot floor buffer at the one near me.
     
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    That's what keeps me up at night.
     
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    Now he's Johnny Hammersticks
    Hammerin' away like he's friggin' Tommy Noble, what the hell is he doin’? Thinks he's, thinks he's got it goin' bossa nova! No way, no way!
    What is this garbage? What is this?
     
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    You’re only one “O” away from being a robot yourself, lol.
     
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    If there were robot cowboys, would they wear roboots?

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    It is an inventory scanner, it scans the barcodes and counts the inventory. They are automated and navigate through the store without being monitored.
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