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Bad Inventions

One_Extreme Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 9:22 PM
Ann, please don;t go non-political. As a conservative I feel like I am on a slow down escalator going straight to Hell. I need your wit, insights and political acumen to make this journey more bearable.

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...