Shopping Cart/Bike Hybrid is the Ultimate Hobo Vehicle

When I was a little kid, going to the grocery store with my mom meant two things: riding in the shopping cart and animal crackers. At this point in my life, I've outgrown both things, which is sad. But look! This insane shopping cart/bike hybrid allows me to relieve at least one of those things (I'm still not crazy… » 10/17/08 12:45pm 10/17/08 12:45pm

Robot Shopping Cart Cruises Streets, Bursts into Flames

Why the hell is a dismembered pair of legs walking around willy nilly with a shopping cart? I'll tell you why...To draw awareness to homeless people, and the cutthroat world of cart-pushing. It was designed in 1993 by a college student who thought the concept of using robots for hazardous jobs could be applied to… » 4/14/08 9:00pm 4/14/08 9:00pm

Miniature Shopping Carts Let You Play Bag Lady Barbie

Have you ever wanted to know what it was like to be a shopping cart-type homeless person? If you did, the Korean store IdeaTopic offeres miniature shopping carts that not only roll around, but fit into each other just like real carts. In fact, if you buy enough, you can even make-believe you're going on a cart run at… » 9/25/07 4:10pm 9/25/07 4:10pm