What Is This Cruel and Unusual Torture Instrument?

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Inspired by Thomas Edison, designer David Krawczyk created an ancient-looking alarm clock (ten points to the man in the back, well done!) with light bulbs that glow when stuck into the desired wake-up time. Tremendously nerdy "fun." [Coroflot via Walyou]

DISCUSSION

Inspired by the second person to invent a commercially-viable light bulb? That's a bit strange!

You'd have thought he'd have been inspired by the first person to sell light bulbs - Joseph Swan!