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Fisher-Price has previewed a stationary exercise bike for toddlers, because 2017 knows no bounds. And Twitter, reliably, has a lot of opinions. The Smart Cycle costs $149.99, comes with a tablet dock, connects to Apple/Android-TV and will be available in June 2017.

CNN announced the controversial product in a tweet yesterday:

"For parents looking to give toddlers guilt-free screen time, Fisher-Price has this high-tech exercise bike," they wrote.

IMHO companies need to stop pushing the concept of "guilt" on consumers, let alone toddlers. And the thought of a generation of children peddling away like a miniature SoulCycle cult is kind of terrifying. That being said, I don't have kids and don't want to tell other people how to raise theirs.

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So I'll let Twitter do that for me.

Some pointed out the obvious:

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http://giphy.com/gifs/afv-funny-fail-bike-3o85xsa8FLvSfcpIKk

Some were confused about how to feel.

Others had a dark outlook.

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But a few people defended the product, pointing out that not all kids have access to backyards or safe outdoor spaces.

https://twitter.com/dumbledoresgirl/status/816875136762703872
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So, is this a sign of the apocalypse? Or a future generation of kids with unbelievable calf muscles? Both?

http://giphy.com/gifs/kids-NOWazFKWujaAo

I guess we'll just have to wait and find out.

Sources: Twitter