Top Ten Inventions in the Last 200 Years

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The Top Ten

1
The Internet
This comment would be VERY hard to write if there were no internet.

fireinside96

You wouldn't be reading this without it. And sliced bread honestly isn't that impressive to be honest...

deadgrass27

Love it, need it, live it!
[Newest]THANK YOU Pennsylvania FOR THE COMPUTER, AND THANK YOU AMERICA FOR THE INTERNET! It's sad people use the internet you so wonderfully created to bash you. And thank you, Dear Lord, for making the inventing happen.

GHOSTbirdnatureLOVER


2Light Bulb
Without it: can't see in the dark so there wouldn't be any interior rooms, car can't see in the dark so you wouldn't drive at night, there'd be no monitor for your computer and thus there'd be no internet for this list.

Zahveed

It is amazing because it gives us light and then we don't need torches or candles.
Its a good invention, Thomas Edison you rock dude!
[Newest]One of the best inventions ever!

3Automobiles
Love cars so much I die for the bugatti veyron and the ford mustang. How cool would it be to own your dream car. Cars are to die for. Ohh
We would be late for everything without them
I would commit suicide if there were no cars

carrac111


4Television
As if this wouldn't be in the top 5.
After that, the second greatest invention was the mute button.
It's my life to be honest

5Airplanes
Airplanes help us to go from country to country... Now day we can go from country to another country and makes new fried or we can study outside our country.
Piss off ya bastard

6Cell Phone
And it's portable & wireless ladies and gentlemen!

7Video Games
This is one of the best things ever it's the best! O I am kind of a nerd :D
Awesome I don't think I can survive with out it best invechon ever
... And parents say video games are useless laugh out loud

8Antibiotics
A lot of people would be dead without them!

9Personal Computer
You can't access internet without this one and for mobile phones, it costs very expensive

ronluna

The personal computer makes so much information easily accessible.

10Telephone
I am attached constantly to my mobile; couldn't live without it! :D
Everyone uses it and people use it for school and jobs to research like I am now
This is number two behind internet

The Contenders

11Air-conditioning

12Camera
It's a very good invention because I wouldn't go toilet other wise

13Electric Guitar
Electric bass, Dude... To get the funk out.
Is there really any doubt?

14Printing Press
Uh, the printing press was made in the year 1450. It is safe to say it isn't an invention in the past 200 years

15Machine Gun

16Atom Bomb

17The Mute Button on a Remote Control
Next to the wheel this is the second best invention. It's all about control...

Mute is much faster than turning down to volume zero.

SevenLizards


18Condoms
Their really good I use them
There nice and comfortable
I posh wank with them

19Rock N' Roll

20Satellite

21Microwave

22Playstation
Awesome and sometimes gets you thinking

23Solar Panel

24Refrigerator
Refrigerators are great! Where would you put your cold food without Refrigerators?

SevenLizards


25Film

26Automatic Weapons

27Penicillin

28Sliced Bread
is the best thing since well sliced bread

29Duct Tape
Tape is great! It's flat, It's sticky, GENIUS!

SevenLizards


30Bass Guitar
the worlds greatest invention: Lets Bring the Butter so WE can spread the Jam

tuhetch


31Large Hadron Collider
World's most powerful machine, some say powerful enough to create a black hole and destroy Earth!
The Pyramid of modern age. The ultimate accomplishment for the standard model.

32Tesla Coil

33Handheld Game Consoles

34Tekken

35Websites

36iPad
L loovvee the iPad I think I wanna marry it!
Goodgames lots of fu in it
Ita good thing its the best thing ever

37Push Up Bra

38iPod Touch

39Pillow Pets
Its a pillow its a pet its a pillow pet

40Compact Disc

41DVD

42Translators

43Zagu

44Nuclear Power

45Slushy Magic

46The Elevator
It's good but it makes me dizzy!

SevenLizards


47MP3 Player

48Roadrunner Supercomputer
Worlds most powerful computer, 1.7 Petaflops, or 1.7 quadrillion calculations per second.

49Toaster
I love the toaster I sleep with it

50Weed Eater
It makes a diffcult job so much easier. Trimming a yard makes it beautiful.

51Viagra
Helping old dudes get laid since 1994

52Computer Memory

53Electric Motor
It converts kinetic energy into electric energy and vice versa. Without it NOTHING would be invented. Can you realize your life without electricity?

54Chicken Dippers

55Powerade

56Steam Train
Why isn't this on the list? Trains are amazing machines!
I would like to ride in a steam train one day.

SevenLizards


57Selfies
Are you Kidding me? I think anyone could thought of selfies. It's just a picture of yourself. How is this a cool invention?

SevenLizards


58Can Opener

59Blow Up Doll
For those lonely nights

60Snuggy

61Vinyl Record Album
It brings real sound of music. I just love listening queen albums in my turntable.

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