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|"This reminds me of one of James Bond's devices -- a ski jacket with an inflatable bubble that surrounds him and his companion in "The World Is Not Enough". YouTube clip of the bubble inflating here:
(Ken 2/9/2012 12:00:48 AM)
|"Ah, I'd forgotten that one. I'd put the video in, but embedding is disabled. Although inflatable jackets for motorcycle riders were already available at this time, it's interesting how these ideas enter the popular consciousness. Also, I'd point out that this (highly improbable) device is designed for two people, not just one."
(Bill Christensen 2/9/2012 6:30:23 AM)
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