Okay, this is clearly what I need, because simple obsession and tunnel vision still don’t quite get me where I need to go.
A short article at A Great Disorder about Hugo Gernsback’s peculiar invention for screening out, um, everything, with the judicious application of absolutely mad science. Or anyway, mad ironmongery. Did you get that? Hello? SCREENING OUT EVERYTHING! HEY! I’M TALKING TO YOU!
[tags]hugo gernsback, isolator, ingenious and demented devices[/tags]