There's some pretty cool stuff in this video
The photos in this post are of some rather unique, if not ridiculous inventions of yesteryear. Whoever said necessity was the Mother of invention sure knew what they were talking about. Although. These inventions didn’t stand the test of time, they do prove that someone was thinking.
You can see the first part here:
Crazy and incredible inventions from the past (44 pics)
Radio hat (USA, 1931)
Portable radio in a straw hat, made by an American inventor.
One would think that with the two great characteristics such as opposing thumbs and advanced brains, humans would be able to come up with some really useful inventions. Well, it would appear from the photos that sometimes the creative process becomes a disturbing mix of lack of common skill and sense, a strange sort of genius, and perhaps a little too much alcohol. The result is very dumb inventions.