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Sunday's "Last Week Tonight" on HBO, with John Oliver, featured a very funny piece that postulated how Home Depot should compete with the new customer service robots being tested by Lowe's.

You can watch it by clicking on the screen at left. Be warned - some of the language is profane, and you should be careful if you are in an open office or at home with your kids within earshot.

But it's an Eye-Opener … as "Last Week Tonight" almost always is.

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