January 04, 2007

Greatest Canadian Invention

The CBC aired The Greatest Canadian Invention tonight, a show that asked Canadians to vote on the top 50 inventions that came from our country.

Since the results aren't displayed on the website yet, but here's a list of the top 20. My favourites are highlighted:

20 - Canoe
19 - Radio Voice Transmission
18 - Blackberry
17 - Ski-Doo
16 - Electron Microscope
15 - Standard Time
14 - Canadarm
13 - Bloody Caesar
12 - Java Programming Language
11 - Cobalt 60 Cancer Bomb

TOP 10

10 - Poutine
09 - Electric Wheelchair
08 - Zipper
07 - Robertson Screw
06 - Pacemaker
05 - Wonderbra
04 - Five Pin Bowling
03 - Light bulb
02 - Telephone
01 - Insulin


YAY

3 comments:

Fun 100 said...

i call bullshit on the Canadarm.
why the fuck are we proud of that? how often does it actually get used?
has any normal person ever thought, "Damn, i'm glad we have the canadarm"

fuck the canadarm.

Fun 100 said...

and fuck the blackberry too.

Anonymous said...

fuck the insulin
the people who chose it because they are diabetic
fuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuck
telephone should be first, then lightbulb