Although, I am glad they are [going to leave kids alone and use robots|http://mostafa.foolab.org/node/71]. Take a look at the robotic jockey. [It is finished and ready for racing|http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2005/07/0715_050715_robot_jockey.html].
But look at it from another perspective. Something looks terribly wrong, evil and sick. I don't accept the idea of controlling living things with a remote control for leisure.