Thursday, January 26, 2006

but she’s a girl: Plastic peril

bsag rants on the increasing trend towards welded-shut plastic packaging: “This breed requires some kind of bolt cutter (or other fearsomely sharp tool which can exert tremendous force), heavy leather gloves and a safety net or mattress.” These annoy me too, particularly when a tiny item—most recently, an SD card—comes surrounded by enough plastic to encase a largish book…