Technologies are human creations,
yet some technologies are placed before humans, at times
(as with roads, in some cases)
That image was here -
I found the image on a Myspace page.
The image also happened to be on the site www.americansarebrainwashed.com.
I don't think that any Americans actually are "brainwashed" -- whereas that site name suggests that all Americans are brainwashed. Yet, there are Americans who resist or stray from the status quo, and the word "brainwashed" is over-the-top -- to the point of ridiculousness.