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Let us Give Thanks To This Great Man

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Fenian_Bastard, Jul 16, 2006.

  1. http://www.time.com/time/time100/builder/profile/carrier.html

    All of us east of the Dakotas, anyway, over the next week.
  2. D-3 Fan

    D-3 Fan Well-Known Member

    Mr. Carrier, thank you for keeping me and millions of Midwesterns cool over the past several days, including today.

    I also want to thank my electric company for having me bend over and pay to keep the AC on at rates that were jacked up at mid-month.

  3. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Well-Known Member

    If F_B likes it, then air conditioning is clearly a liberal conspiracy. [/bobblehead][/Lyman_Bostock][/hondo][/trounced][/poindexter]
  4. shockey

    shockey Active Member

    the greatest invention in modern history. how did folks survive pre-a.c.? ??? ??? ???
  5. JR

    JR Well-Known Member

    I pitched this book idea around 2000 about Mr. Carrier, the history of air-conditioning and how it changed urban development in the South.

    I figured since 2002 was the centennial, there was a pretty good hook.

    The big brains that I worked with at the time never got it.
  6. HC

    HC Well-Known Member

    Air conditioning is the surest proof of the existence of a benign God.
  7. If anyone deserved to have a dome full of obnoxious drunks named after him, it was this guy.
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