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Larry Bean
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They can put a man on the moon, but they can't .....yadda, yadda, yadda

What do you think should have already been invented or accomplished that hasn't yet happened?

Here's one to get us started:

They can put a man on the moon, but they cant make a soup can where the lid edges aren't sharp enough to cut someone.
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If you want to spend the money, there’s a can opener that cuts around the side of the can, leaving a dull edge that won’t cut you! But where’s the fun in that?
"There's no time to lose," I heard her say.
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On Oct 12, 2018, ed rhodes wrote:
If you want to spend the money, there’s a can opener that cuts around the side of the can, leaving a dull edge that won’t cut you!


I think I've seen that - the lid has no sharp edges (because it is cut off of the top of the can just below the lid's lip), but I think the top of the now-lidless can is sharp all the way around!

I am thinking that that is worse than the sharp lid.
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"There's no time to lose," I heard her say.
"Catch your dreams before they slip away."
"Dying all the time, lose your dreams and you could lose your mind.
Ain't life unkind?"
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They put a man on the moon, but they can't make us live for 200 years.
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They can put a man on the moon but they can't find a cure for the common cold.
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They can put a man on the moon but they can't put a man on Jupiter.
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On Oct 15, 2018, Dynamike wrote:
They can put a man on the moon but they can't put a man on Jupiter.


Probably because there’s no solid ground.
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They can put a man on the moon, but they can't make a decent laptop hinge that won't break!
"There's no time to lose," I heard her say.
"Catch your dreams before they slip away."
"Dying all the time, lose your dreams and you could lose your mind.
Ain't life unkind?"
Larry Bean
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On Oct 16, 2018, ed rhodes wrote:
They can put a man on the moon, but they can't make a decent laptop hinge that won't break!


Amen to that! They can put a man on the moon but they cant make the guy in front of me go when the light turns green!
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Although off topic, I hasten to add that the shortest period of time known to science is not a shake (10^^(-8) seconds), a jiffy (3 x 10^^(-24) seconds), or even a Planck time unit (5.39 x 10^^(-44) seconds). It is the interval of time between the light's turning from red to green and the sounding of the first car horn.
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They can put a man on the moon but they cant make a shower curtain that opens and closes without catching on the telescopic joint of the curtain rod.
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They can put a man on the moon (They say) but they still can't find the millions of socks that go missing?????????? Smile Smile
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I liked a t-shirt I saw that read; “They can put a man on the moon, but they can’t put them all there!”
"There's no time to lose," I heard her say.
"Catch your dreams before they slip away."
"Dying all the time, lose your dreams and you could lose your mind.
Ain't life unkind?"
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They can put a man on the moon, but not on the sun?

Unless they go at night.
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1. They can put a man on the moon, but they can't stop McDonald's (or any other fast food restaurants') workers from asking me, "Would you like cheese with that?" when I ask for a hamburger.

2. They can put a man on the moon, but they can't stop bartenders asking, "Do you want that made with gin or vodka?" when I ask for a martini.

One of these days, when I'm much older and grumpier, I'm going to reply, "If I had wanted cheese with my hamburger, I would have asked for a 'cheeseburger'" and "If I had wanted my martini made with vodka, I would have asked for a 'vodka martini'," respectively. Smile

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Simple and very plain we could put a man on the moon but we still have not invented a cure for cancer yet that is ridiculous we need to kick cancer the heck out of our universe.
Good magic to all,
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They can put a man on the moon, but not a school bus that drivers can see,
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They can put a man on the moon, but they still can't put a man in Uranus.

Or maybe they have? 😉
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They can put a man on the moon, but they can’t stop stupid jokes about the seventh planet!
"There's no time to lose," I heard her say.
"Catch your dreams before they slip away."
"Dying all the time, lose your dreams and you could lose your mind.
Ain't life unkind?"
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