Oh. That. Was. Good. Sometimes revenge is so utterly satisfying, I believe this is one of those moments. Pity it cost the life of the troupe. Think if I put them back together again they'll help me out with a scheme of my own?
At first I was going to say that they were stupid for conversing with a recording but then I realized that it's actually a nice little depiction of just how much Motormaster has conditioned them to obey.