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Absurd Inventions

  1. Jun 3, 2003 #1
    these are real patents which people spent thousands of dollars on... i especially like the 12 guage golf club, the motorcycle airbag, and ofcourse the life expectancy watch...

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  3. Jun 3, 2003 #2
    I like the pantyhose 3x. Cool site.
  4. Jun 4, 2003 #3
    my favorite so far- the ultimate combover. you can patent a way combing your hair? crazy!
  5. Jun 4, 2003 #4
    I like the patent on swinging sideways on a child's swingset.
  6. Jun 4, 2003 #5

    Les Sleeth

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    The "Bird Trap Cat Feeder" is diabolical.
  7. Jun 4, 2003 #6
    Where was that one? I couldn't find it.
  8. Jun 4, 2003 #7
    The goosehead has got to be one of the silliest.
  9. Jun 4, 2003 #8
    That "head napkin" was just retarded. I like what the site said, "Our extensive in-the-field testing has shown that the Head Napkin is just as effective as wearing a sign that says; 'Your don't see me, I'm not here'".
  10. Jun 4, 2003 #9
    "Arm Mitten" LOL
  11. Jun 7, 2003 #10
    lol the "windy wheels" is especially humorous.

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