Roomba Maker Unveils Military Robot

American Voices ISSUE 43•44 Oct 29, 2007

The manufacturer of the home-vacuuming robot Roomba unveiled a military robot that can be fitted with guns and carry up to 500 pounds. What do you think?

  • “I'm scared about what would happen if one of those things was possibly programmed as intended.”

    Charles Gurnick –
    Systems Analyst

  • “Are dirt and spills really the biggest problems facing Iraq right now?”

    Craig Banner –
    Asbestos Abatement

  • “If the fear it instilled in my cat is any indication, this machine will be a wild success.”

    Daphne Golden –
    Legal Aide