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Baftap 01-17-11 09:01 AM

All The News Thats Fit To Print?
 
What the heck happened to the New York Times? Is somebody kidding?

http://gizmodo.com/5734908/taxi-of-t...ing-death-trap

The link in the Gizmodo piece gets you to all the"ideas" in the Times. And their concern over the "tunnel cab" is that passengers will open doors. Really??? What about being trapped in the "tunnel" when the cab makes a turn?

Some thinking should stay inside the box. Sheesh.


Here's the link to the Times: http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/201...ieff_Taxi.html

Doohickie 01-17-11 10:59 PM

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Originally Posted by Baftap (Post 12088996)
What the heck happened to the New York Times? Is somebody kidding?

Yes. Didn't you read the NYT article you linked?
Quote:

Allison Arieff spoke with the artist and inventor Steven M. Johnson, a self-described conjurer of “ludicrous” ideas, about the taxi of tomorrow. Here are a few of his ideas, some pragmatic, some dystopic, others clearly silly.
The real finalists are here.


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