The following video is from Friday's Motley Fool Money roundtable discussion with host Chris Hill and analysts Joe Magyer, James Early, and Ron Gross. In this segment, we have a little tongue-in-cheek discussion about some recent findings that suggest that the day we're overrun by robot overlords is close at hand. The guys discuss a few stock picks for companies in the robotics business that could make good companies to befriend for the coming apocalypse.

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