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Google Generation Growing ‘Brain Dead’ Says Inventor
2012-12-27 13:29:10

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The English inventor who created the wind-up radio has no problems telling us how he feels about kids today. In his mind, the “Google Generation” as he calls them are in danger of becoming engorged, brain-dead zombies incapable of existing without the aid of a computer. Trevor Baylis, a 75-year old Englishman, expressed his opinion in a way only an Englishman can: Politely. Baylis invented his wind-up radio in the...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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