creepy

Well that is sufficiently creepy.

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What sounds like a chainsaw, walks like it’s drunk, and looks like a headless centaur with backwards rear legs carrying some packs?

This robot that is being developed for the Military:

[youtube width=”560″ height=”340″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNZPRsrwumQ[/youtube]

Seems to work pretty damn well.. a bit rigid but I guess that is to be expected at this point in the game.

If you weren’t creeped out enough by that first one, check out this headless wonder:

[youtube width=”560″ height=”340″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ja_UsmXVPVk[/youtube]

I no longer want a segway for sniper practice.  I want a gang of the above robots to run around with bottles of tannerite attempting to dodge my bullets.

The company developing the robots – Boston Dynamics

Hat Tip: Wired

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The Kid From A Christmas story… seriously, how could you not find him creepy?  He looks like a serial killer.

Here is a picture of him opening up his Red Ryder BB gun:

In the uncut version he gets an AR-15:

With an ACOG, and a quadrail too! wow… :P

Another shot of Ralphie with a different AR-15:

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