DailyDirt: Human-Powered Transportation

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Fred Flintstone got around in his foot-powered car, and if it weren't for the really heavy brontosaurus ribs, Fred could keep his wheels on the ground all the time. Transportation technology may have gotten a bit better these days, and here are a few more examples (non-fictional) of people-powered vehicles. By the way, StumbleUpon can recommend some good Techdirt articles, too.
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    Butcherer79 (profile), 25 Oct 2011 @ 2:41am

    If only there was human powered transportation which didn't involve the above mentioned technology ("bicycles" for one), or as I like to refer to it, witchcraft.
    This could be WAY out there, but what if we could move by simply placing one of our feet in front of the other, then move the other foot in front of the first (forward) foot and repeat until destination reached?

    It'll never catch on, too complicated I expect - I'll work on refining it...

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