Normally, inventing something is supposed to be a good thing. It’s how people advance. It’s how society advances. If we didn’t invent things, we would just stagnate. Ever since the industrial revolution, the pace of new inventions has increased drastically. Moving into the 21st century, it’s almost unbelievable how advanced we have become in the realms of science, medicine, and technology. There seems to be no end to the advancement. Until now.
To get things started, this list will no doubt contain its fair share of comic relief. So If you have eyelashes on your headlights, it’s okay to laugh. You don’t have to get mad. But for the rest of you, this list is sure to make you laugh straight through. There are just so many things that people have thought of that just don’t reflect very well on the rest of us. Ear candles? Reality TV? Shutter shades? Who in the world ever thought of these things? They’re definitely a step backwards in terms of human development. But that’s okay because at least we can laugh and have a good time talking about them. So here we go. These are 25 Inventions That Make Us Question Humanity!
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Air conditioned shoes
No Hydro-Tech, they’re just shoes with holes in them.
Possibly nothing else in history has led so many people to question the state of humanity.
Wearing them for hunting, gardening, or fishing makes sense. They’re functional and they get the job done. Wearing them to the grocery store? Your dignity will leak out through those holes.
As Seinfeld put it, we started doing hobbies that could potentially fracture our skulls. Instead of making those hobbies safer, or finding other hobbies, we just wore helmets and kept doing them.
First Segways, now Swagways. The only thing worse than these two is a Walmart scooter. ‘Murca.