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PatSeg Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-22-11 10:51 AM
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7. That is so cool
Spiral escalators? Great imagination.
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  -How you may live and travel in the city of 1950 progressoid  May-22-11 10:32 AM   #0 
  - fascinating  treestar   May-22-11 10:33 AM   #1 
  - Oh I dunno...  progressoid   May-22-11 10:48 AM   #5 
     - The school is on another floor  treestar   May-22-11 11:38 AM   #14 
        - I was thinking maybe a coctail lounge as a buffer!  progressoid   May-22-11 11:55 AM   #19 
  - To put the roads under the city, we'd need electric cars.  knitter4democracy   May-22-11 10:33 AM   #2 
  - Yeah, I noticed that too.  progressoid   May-22-11 10:49 AM   #6 
  - Mr. Corbett had a good imagination. n/t  Little Star   May-22-11 10:36 AM   #3 
  - That sort of looks like Coruscant in Star Wars LOL  Aerows   May-22-11 10:43 AM   #4 
  - That is so cool  PatSeg   May-22-11 10:51 AM   #7 
  - His vision of future highways  PatSeg   May-22-11 10:57 AM   #8 
  - Well, he certainly nailed the cloverleaf traffic exchange, at least n/t  Occulus   May-22-11 11:02 AM   #9 
  - Just being elevated would make it a ghost park  FredStembottom   May-22-11 11:44 AM   #16 
  - That's a good point  PatSeg   May-22-11 11:54 AM   #18 
  - Not really that good a point  Stevenmarc   May-22-11 03:13 PM   #32 
     - I hadn't heard of that  PatSeg   May-22-11 04:48 PM   #35 
  - Obviously you haven't heard of the popularity of The Highline in NYC  Stevenmarc   May-22-11 12:40 PM   #26 
  - Happy to be wrong about this.  FredStembottom   May-22-11 10:21 PM   #38 
  - is that on old elevated train line turned into a park  reggie the dog   May-23-11 03:42 PM   #43 
     - Yes it is  Stevenmarc   May-23-11 05:21 PM   #45 
  - in paris there is an elevated park on the south side  reggie the dog   May-23-11 03:40 PM   #42 
  - Wow, he got the cloverleaf intersections perfectly!  Odin2005   May-22-11 12:15 PM   #23 
  - Sure, put the people out in the rain, snow and wind...  RC   May-22-11 11:19 AM   #10 
  - By the 1950's we will have complete controll of the weather too.  progressoid   May-22-11 11:23 AM   #12 
  - I would live there, looks pretty cool. nt  sufrommich   May-22-11 11:22 AM   #11 
  - I like how you could take the kids to school by elevator and then use  treestar   May-22-11 11:42 AM   #15 
  - Those types of magazines aren't too good at predicting the future IMO.  Shagbark Hickory   May-22-11 11:37 AM   #13 
  - The artist who drew this was the great Frank R. Paul  starroute   May-22-11 11:46 AM   #17 
  - Walt Disney must have seen this  TuxedoKat   May-22-11 12:01 PM   #20 
  - TuxedoKat  Diclotican   May-22-11 01:30 PM   #31 
     - Thanks  TuxedoKat   May-23-11 09:55 PM   #46 
  - Here's more...  begin_within   May-22-11 12:07 PM   #21 
  - Wow, great site! "you'll shop by picture phone in the future".nt  sufrommich   May-22-11 12:19 PM   #24 
  - Oh this will keep me occupied all afternoon  PatSeg   May-22-11 12:25 PM   #25 
  - Paleofuture.  progressoid   May-22-11 12:55 PM   #29 
  - We should have the futurists run things, not the Capitalists.  Odin2005   May-22-11 12:13 PM   #22 
  - Yep, and we were all going to travel by private helicopter; leisure time would be nearly unlimited  ThomWV   May-22-11 12:51 PM   #27 
  - It seems to me that much of his vision has come to pass.  Skidmore   May-22-11 12:54 PM   #28 
  - progressoid  Diclotican   May-22-11 01:09 PM   #30 
  - The futurology of the past is always good for a few laughs.  eridani   May-22-11 03:16 PM   #33 
  - well, the really wealthy DO prefer small personal planes & computers (iPads)  KittyWampus   May-22-11 10:42 PM   #40 
  - I wish I could go back to 1950 to see how it all worked out.  Old Troop   May-22-11 03:38 PM   #34 
  - Me too  AndiMer   May-22-11 04:54 PM   #37 
  - Rats in a cage. eom  jtuck004   May-22-11 04:53 PM   #36 
  - hmm... Metropolis?  yodermon   May-22-11 10:22 PM   #39 
  - This ended up being a great thread. Lot's of fun. Food for thought  KittyWampus   May-22-11 10:42 PM   #41 
  - 1950 is gonna kick ass! I can't wait. (n/t)  Iggo   May-23-11 03:43 PM   #44 
  - I'm going to go out on a limb here and make some predictions  Art_from_Ark   May-24-11 01:23 AM   #47 
  - This reminds me of several movies:  kentauros   May-24-11 01:37 AM   #48 
  - Future cars will tip over if the driver turns at more than 10MPH.  Codeine   May-24-11 02:08 AM   #49 
 

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