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Granny can't handle Tesla's autopilot feature

"God damn it, Bill. Put me back in control."

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Self-driving cars can be scary! Cars are racing toward you! You can’t move the steering wheel yourself!

As Google and other companies would have it, people quickly get acclimated to self-driving features after being in a car for a few minutes. But as is clearly illustrated in this video, sometimes they don’t. Sometimes they beg you to let them take back control and will scream until you help them.

God damn it, Bill.

Here’s the original source of that video.

This article originally appeared on Recode.net.

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