Best and Worse DIY Tip Ever- People With Glasses Edition 0001

Floating Glasses

 

Popular Mechanics August 1965 issue recommended taping small blocks of Styrofoam to eyeglasses’ bows, or legs, while fishing or boating. If the glasses go overboard, they’ll float.

One bad DIY idea – Rattraps Murder Turtles

“Spring-type rattraps are an effective means of disposing of turtles which menace game fish in a pond or lake.” An illustration shows a turtle about to bite a chicken head in a trap mounted to a post set in shallow water. Sorry, turtles. Our apologies to the chickens too— June 1948

“Spring-type rattraps are an effective means of disposing of turtles which menace game fish in a pond or lake.” An illustration shows a turtle about to bite a chicken head in a trap mounted to a post set in shallow water. Sorry, turtles. Our apologies to the chickens too.