Elektro: 1939 smoking robot saved from oblivion

Apr 5, 2012 Read more: CNet News 6

You can walk into any toy store and buy a robot these days. No big deal. Back in 1939, a robot was an incredible oddity.

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Hugh Jass

Nashville, TN

#1 Apr 5, 2012
See? Even if you are a man of steel, smoking can leave you with a stoma--although this guy has one in his abdomen, it seems.
Brown Fingers and Teeth

Winnipeg, Canada

#2 Apr 6, 2012
Does it have a hole in its throat now?
Hugh Jass

Nashville, TN

#3 Apr 6, 2012
Brown Fingers and Teeth wrote:
Does it have a hole in its throat now?
Picture shows it in the abdomen.
HowzBoutDat

New Market, MD

#4 Apr 6, 2012
Hugh Jass also has a hole in his middle. I surmise that explains his Loserpeg butt buddy with the brown tooth and fingers.
Howzboutdat GOOF

Winnipeg, Canada

#5 Apr 6, 2012
HowzBoutDat wrote:
Hugh Jass also has a hole in his middle. I surmise that explains his Loserpeg butt buddy with the brown tooth and fingers.
Translation: I smell like an ashtray and have a hole in my throat and have brown fingers and teeth. A REAL WINNER.
HowzBoutDat

New Market, MD

#6 Apr 6, 2012
Howzboutdat GOOF wrote:
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I smell like an ashtray and have a hole in my throat and have brown fingers and teeth. A REAL WHINER.
Yes'm indeedy!

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