The problem with discussions about AI and robots is they talk about replacing your current job. While that may be true, the real issue is what jobs they enable?
The future is not so much about improving the past - important as that is - as about discovering new possibilities since that's where the growth is.
While robots sound scary and exotic, we actually do have a past era where we had robots - of a sort.
We can learn plenty about human behavior from that.
Robots Eat Your Lunch?
A lot of the talk is about robots eating our lunch and how we will need to offer a Guaranteed Minimum Wage to all these sorry people who will be displaced. The past however, tells us a different story.