Cool Rube Goldberg Machine
What’s a Rube Goldberg Machine?
Rube Goldberg was an American cartoonist who earned lasting fame for his “Rube Goldberg machines”, exceedingly complex devices that perform simple tasks in very indirect and convoluted ways. He was cofounder and president of the American National Cartoonists Society and was posthumously awarded their Gold Key Award in 1980.
Sounds like a rainy hungover sunday to me.
Here are a couple of examples.
This last one is a really long compilation of Japanese ads featuring the “Machines”. Some cool ones worth looking at.