Monday, June 9, 2008

Faster, Robot, Kill, Kill!

"Wait a minute. We haven't even gotten robots to be our slaves yet and they're already taking time off to go dancing?"

-- Jon Stewart, host of "The Daily Show," who has faithfully chronicled Japanese innovations in robotics over many years.

Some of those segments are available now in a section of "The Daily Show" homepage labeled "Saluting Our Future Overlords." Here are four of Stewart's robot reports presented chronologically for future historians to ponder:

January 24, 2000

April 1, 2002

December 17, 2002

Sept. 15, 2005

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