Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!


Forgot your password?
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Comment Re:We've known that for decades (Score 1) 526

The reason is that the people that knew and didn't care, are now too lazy to move their fat asses and change their sedimentary lifestyle, that they're costing the rest of us. No wonder 36% of the US population is overweight.

Sitting on your ass and eating by itself is bad, add in a bad diet and you're a time bomb.

Comment Re:Or the actual reason(s)-OT (Score 1) 761

"The tire is almost 200 years old. It had its last big innovation about 70 years ago (radial tires)."

I guess you forgot about run-flat tires and the countless innovations in compound and tread design. Whereas it's not a NASCAR type thing, watch F1 to see how tires are constantly bring improved.

Slashdot Top Deals

Recent research has tended to show that the Abominable No-Man is being replaced by the Prohibitive Procrastinator. -- C.N. Parkinson