What Is a Photocopier?

The times they are a-changin’.

This post seems to be older than 10 years—a long time on the internet. It might be outdated.

How would you explain a photocopier, in lay terms?
If someone asked you if your office had a photocopier, what would your answer be?

Apparently, this was a challenge for a $64,000-a-year Cuyahoga County worker which the NYTimes has crafted into a rather gripping Op-Doc.