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Bad Inventions

Robert97 Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 12:50 PM
I heard they were going to require electic cars to make some (artificial) noise to warn pedestrians. The first time I did not hear an electric car coming up behind me was at Harvard maybe 6 or 7 years ago.

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...