The Inventors Who Make America Great

January 16, 2013

Hour 2:           Who are the modern-day tinkerers and how has tinkering survived our culture’s focus on efficiency, conformity, and planned obsolescence? We’ll talk this hour with Alec Foege [1], author of “The Tinkerers: The Amateurs, DIYers, and Inventors Who Make America Great” (Basic Books, 2013).

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[1] Alec Foege: http://alecfoege.com/

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