It was brilliant news when robots started taking all the boring factory jobs in the ’80s. Now all we had to do was put our feet up and relax and let our little tin slaves wait on us hand on foot.
Fetch me a piece of paper and a pencil! Then I’ll record my grocery list and you can trundle down to KwikSave! But first deliver me a nice cup of tea on your tray because I’m busy watching Brookside!
As soon as unemployment reached 51%, probably some time around 1989, then everybody would vote for the wages earned by the robots to be shared out equally. Happy days.