Heck, a lot of 'em weren't even his inventions; he'd hired a whole stable of inventors to work for him. (Literally, as I recall--I believe they worked in a converted barn.) Then again, without Edison and his money and his employees, how different our lives would be!
Originally Posted by tdvance
Mugaliens, I'm kind of getting tired of you telling us all how to behave. You want to boycott rich people? Fine. Go ahead, if you can figure out how. But I'm going to go see Iron Man tomorrow, and I'm watching a Disney movie right now, and I don't intend to stop watching movies or buying, you know, food.
"Now everyone was giving her that kind of look UFOlogists get when they suddenly say, 'Hey, if you shade your eyes you can see it is just a flock of geese after all.'"
"You can't erase icing."
"I can't believe it doesn't work! I found it on the internet, man!"