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Bad Inventions

anonymous Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 7:14 PM
Hand dryers work, you just have to rub your hands vigorously and they're dry in only a few seconds.
goldilocks Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 2:05 PM
they are also good at drying gloves
flip one over Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 8:54 AM
Yes, and then wipe on pants and underarms, works great.
scrow Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 9:54 PM
Oddly, rubbing your hands vigorously will dry them without a hand dryer, too. :) Unless you've soaked them in a sink for some time.
charlesthehammer Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 7:38 PM
You must have amazingly small hands.

I am bored with politics, refuse to pay attention to the news and am watching only True Crime TV shows and Turner Classic Movies these days. With the Democrats controlling the Senate and presidency, nothing good can possibly come out of Washington for at least another two years. So I thought I'd start the new year with something useful, like a short list of bad inventions.

(1) SILENT DISHWASHERS

Are people installing dishwashers next to their beds? I've checked my "Top 500 Daily Irritations" list and dishwasher noise is not on it.

What possible benefit derives from having...