Settle down, Skynet. We all know what you're planning, and it won't work. You can build your robot army, but we are already perfecting our time travel technology to stop you.
Sadly American culture isn't ready for automation. There aren't enough social benefits in the US to take care of so many people losing their jobs.
Everyone is so on edge about job loss that if some big American company started laying of hundreds of thousands of workers to replace with automation,
like Foxconn is doing, it would probably hurt the companies public image by a large margin.