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The Onion on the Segway(7 posts)

The Onion on the Segwaymickey-mac
Dec 12, 2001 9:34 PM
the Segway made the cover of the New Yorker, toogtx
Dec 13, 2001 3:07 PM
with Bin Laden riding one!
And Bin Laden made the Onionmickey-mac
Dec 13, 2001 3:10 PM
To complete the Onion, Segway, Bin Laden circle:
And Bin Laden made the Oniongtx
Dec 13, 2001 3:44 PM
yeah, saw that. Not bad.

I think the Segway promo video is one of the funniest things I have ever seen.
You're rightmickey-mac
Dec 13, 2001 4:02 PM
Usually the things in life that aren't supposed to be funny are the best material for laughs. That video looks like one of those satirical commercials they did on the old Saturday Night Live. I kept expecting to see Woody Allen buzz past one one. I love the shot of the older woman rolling the thing up a ramp into the back of her wagon.
I scanned the New Yorker CoverMe Dot Org
Dec 13, 2001 9:55 PM
Here it is:
Dec 13, 2001 4:11 PM
funny, and might be some truth in the humor

They might have to "macho it up" a bit; maybe some mag wheels, racing stripes, and a good, loud noise. They'll really get dorkafied if helmets are required, though.