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Offbeat Inventions

Every so often, mankind comes up with a really good invention. The wheel, the light bulb, and the Internet are all examples of innovations that have changed our daily lives. However, the U.S. Patent Office has issued over 7.5 million patents, and not all of them are quite so celebrated. Some good, some bad, and some downright wacky! The Post lists some of the more unusual ideas that have come along. ... More
Andy Frank

Andy Frank

I just received the latest edition of your great magazine and read the article about Andy Frank and his hybrid car inventions [“Andy Frank and the Power of the Plug,” March/April]. I am not sure why the auto manufacturers did not vigorously accept his invention, but I am actually responding to the quote beside the […] ... More