When the robots rise up and enslave us, will you be able to say you did everything you could to prevent it? John Oliver will. Last night on Last Week Tonight, Oliver took on Lowe's new robot sales associates by creating an ad for Home Depot that reminded us what humans can do much better than a bunch of 1s and 0s in a box. Nick Offerman stars as a Home Depot employee — a part he and his mustache were born to play — and H. Jon Benjamin and Sarah Baker as a bickering couple. Watch below now, because when the computers take over, there will be no television, just a bunch of wires that turn our bodies into glorified energy sources.
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