Automatic Professor Machine

Check out an amazing, new information-dispensing device at the Web site of technology critic Langdon Winner of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Winner’s Automatic Professor Machine delivers online doctoral degrees without the student ever having to set foot on a college campus. A spoof of the distance-learning craze, the site features a news report, radio interview transcript, recorded lecture, view of Glow-Ball University, and more.

Go to: http://www.rpi.edu/~winner/apm1.html

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