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March 29, 2003 10:53 PM   Subscribe

The museum of unworkable devices... Gravity -- it's not just a good idea, it's the law. Perpetual motion, and other wonderful things.
posted by Krrrlson (5 comments total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
You got this from Slashdot, didn't you?
posted by oaf at 11:02 PM on March 29, 2003

This is a great link. Thanks!
posted by Joey Michaels at 11:06 PM on March 29, 2003

This is really good. Especially the stuff about Keely. Thanks.
posted by sklero at 2:02 AM on March 30, 2003

Wasn't this in a Vonnegut novel once? I can't remember which one...its a little early. Something about a univeristy teacher and foreign countries taking over 'maintenance' services of the U.S. From what I remember these devices where an example of the overconfidence of man....trying to overcome the laws of the real (physical) world
posted by kookywon at 4:54 AM on March 30, 2003

I love the smell of wingnuttery in the morning! Great site, goes well with the Museum of Questionable Medical Devices.

Remember, the Recto Rotor is not available in any store!
posted by MrBaliHai at 7:06 AM on March 30, 2003

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