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Bad Inventions

bhan999 Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 2:42 PM
My dishwasher has lights (easy to see) that indicate progress: Washing, Drying, Finished. And it is quiet so I can hear the TV now. The one before was so noisy it interfered with normal conversation in the next room (only a slight exaggeration).
Mike09 Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 3:05 PM
Now they need quiet clothes dryers and washing machines that don't go out of balance.

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...