Have you ever had an idea for an invention?

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  1. gilaet

    gilaet Grandiosa Kjøttboller Gold

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    I usually have them when I'm stoned but I can never remember.
     
  2. pheelios

    pheelios Well-Known Member VIP

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    Yes I have.
    No pics.
     
  3. P-B

    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    Yes. Many years ago, I thought up air dryer hoses for DIY car washes, but I was too lazy to do anything about it. Then they started showing up at car washes a couple of years ago.

    Meh.
     
  4. doughhead63

    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    I don't really think so...
     
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    I think medians should be made from repurposed tires. I think that would be more funner than concrete :c
     
  6. Reggae Mistress

    Reggae Mistress Old Catcher's Mitt

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    I had an idea when I was a kid. My mom worked for Panasonic, mentioned it to the engineers during lunch and they used it. Never saw a penny. I learned to keep my mouth shut.
     
  7. Nibbler

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    I have no idea
     
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    Duct tape to make you stfu is a good idea
     
  9. gilaet

    gilaet Grandiosa Kjøttboller Gold

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    :no:
     
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    GHP New Member Banned User

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    Sorry thought you were offline
     
  11. gilaet

    gilaet Grandiosa Kjøttboller Gold

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    I'm like a sniper.
     
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    ice cream Well-Known Member

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    glow in the dark map books..good for trademen with shitty trucks and vans with no inside light

    this was 20 years ago
     
  13. Bubbleguts420

    Bubbleguts420 2 word review, shit sandwich

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    Movie Idea..Yes Invention..No
     
  14. newcastlefan

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    yes. I was 15. I told my dad I had an idea for making car exhaust not stink so bad. i had been reading about heavy metal substrates in popular mechanics and i wanted to attach a soup can filled with platinum / palladium wire mesh to the tailpipe so the mesh would act as a catalyst once it got hot and the unburned fuel compounds would finish burning into co2 and water. he told me "schmuck. go play outside". about a year later GM announces a catalytic converter using ceramic pellets coated in a platinum / palladium alloy. I think that was when i decided my dad was an asshole.
     
  15. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian Gold

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    yes, in college. We were up late studying, and looking for coins for the soda machine, and I we had to go to the laundry room on the other side of campus to make change for our bills. I said "why the fuck can't they put a change machine on the soda machine?"
     
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    What was the idea?
     
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    You're dead??
     
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    HAL HAM

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    The Wii remote.
     
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    HAL invented floor chicken.
     
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    HAL HAM

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    I invented fucking ur mom with a Gamecube