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Self-Lacing Air Jordan Shoes

Footwear News claims Nike debuted a new self-lacing Air Jordan sneaker over the weekend. The Air Jordan 33 is similar to the self-lacing shoes that Michael J.Fox wore in ”Back to the Future 2”. The laces tighten when a forefront strap is pulled and loosen when side loops are tugged. The shoe retails for $175

 

The “Flintstones” Car That You Pedal Is Now Here

Good job, technology . . . it took until 2018, but we FINALLY caught up with a modern Stone Age family.

A Dutch engineering company just created a car that you move with your feet.  Yes . . . like in “The Flintstones”.

The big difference is that you don’t have to run on the ground to make the car move . . . instead of a gas pedal, it’s got a set of bicycle pedals.  And to make the car go, you’ve gotta use ’em.

You don’t use your feet to brake though, you use a hand brake on the steering wheel . . . kind of like how the brake on a bike works.

The people who created the car say you could burn 300 calories during your half-hour commute.

So when will we get these cars?  That’s not clear.  They have an international patent on it, so we COULD see it over here at some point, but they’re planning to start by selling it in the Netherlands.

 

Woman Falls Through KFC Ceiling

KOB claims the Albuquerque, New Mexico police recently arrested Christina Herrera for breaking into a KFC restaurant. She illegally entered the restaurant through a ventilation system before falling through a vent. The restaurant’s cleaning crew called 911. Herrera said she dropped in for a glass of water



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