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Bad Inventions

mcarlson96 Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 8:44 PM
These are innovations, not inventions. they are combinations of older technologies.
goldilocks Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 9:40 AM
then what do you consider original inventions?
rmccarthy Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 9:03 PM
I'll still go more along with Kurt Vonnegut Jr's view about over-thinking..."Like, what's that white stuff in bird poop? Why, it's bird poop, too!"

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...