Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Fact of the Day: Robot

The English word Robot comes from the Czech word robota. The word translates to "forced labor" in English. 

11 comments:

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Hmmmm. "Forced labour" . . . a nicer (?) word for "slave."

Pilar Domínguez said...

This robot reminds me Wall-e , the film. Kisses:)

bj said...

I think we all look at robots as magical....

Pat Hatt said...

Well it is true, until Skynet gets us

Mama Zen said...

That is a really cool fact!

Holy Ghost Writer said...

Wall-E

stephen Hayes said...

Interesting fact.

Christine said...

Interesting.

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Wow, 'forced labour'. Doesn't sound very nice.

John M said...

Thanks

The Happy Whisk said...

My thoughts, as well.