Robots have been weighing heavily on the minds of late night hosts lately

Robots have been weighing heavily on the minds of late night hosts lately

CultureJune 05, 2017

TV hosts are here to remind you that the impending robot takeover is only a few nuts and bolts away.



“This morning (Trump) held a meeting with a group of CEOs at the White House. (He) said he wants to replace robots with human workers. Then Mike Pence says, ‘I’ll show myself out.’”

– Jimmy Fallon
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“Engineers at Boston Dynamics have unveiled a humanoid robot that can withstand getting pushed in the chest with a hockey stick without falling over. Which is definitely the most Boston way to test a robot.”

– Seth Myers
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“First the robots take all the auto industry jobs. Now they're putting good, honest, hard-working assassins out of work. Where does it end?”

– James Corden
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“An artificially intelligent sex robot is expected to hit the market next year. Because that’s what guys want in a sex robot — intelligence.”

– Conan O’Brien