I was punk in the 90's (still am? Hard to define these things these days). The subcultures of yesterday are today’s watered down mainstream nonsense. It’s really bizarre to me how people use this “hipster” word. I always viewed being in opposition to the dominant culture’s vapid materialism as a positive thing, but it… Read more
Yeah, and they completely ignore his history of making wild claims about things he could do or did... and then was completely incapable of ever proving he did them or could do them. It is amazing how many things he invented.... but the blueprints were totally lost in the fire that burned down his lab and he couldn’t… Read more
When Citroën created the modern unibody FWD sedan in the ‘30s they did try to make the whole drivetrain (engine, gearbox, transaxle, steering column etc.) modular, both for servicing and for replacement.
During the Great Depression, people would pull the engines out of their vehicles and put a horse between the frame forks. They were called Hoover Wagons in the US and Bennett Buggies in Canada.
Aww, give him a break. He was only eleven when that software was at its most functional.