Who Wants to Know if American Inventor Will be Back for a Second Season?

Apr 21, 2006
by Paul Lucent (not verified)

Question about can I attend to the show and brig in my invention

Hi there
I am inventor on tool, I wish can go on the show to share my design to you? is that

Apr 21, 2006
by Alexis

Doug's live on our website

Doug's live on our website on Sunday so come back sunday night with your questions. Thanks.

Apr 21, 2006
by Anonymous (not verified)

That link isn't working for

That link isn't working for me. It's either redirecting to microsoft (in firefox) or giving a page not found (in IE).

Apr 23, 2006
by Sally (not verified)

The Catch

I don't understand why Thompson doesn't play up the fact that everybody who owns kid's sports crap is going to buy the receiver's training pole. The judges keep saying "who would buy this?" and "what's the market potential?" Heck, anyone with kids can tell you they have closets full of stuff exactly like this. Any parent who would buy, say, a backyard soccer practice net, would put this product under the Christmas tree for both boys and girls who have an interest in football or whose parents *wish* they had an interest in football!

Apr 23, 2006
by Sy (not verified)

Football, Babies, property, health, speller

The next great invention should be something that helps people in a BIG way.
The catch......too gimmicky.....NO
The car seat.........if it works then YES
The sack master..........property and lives........Yes
The germ filtering toilet seat....if it works YES
The teaching spelling game...to much of a "learning curve"...maybe

It's a no brainer that the winner should represent the best attempt at helping people in a BIG way.Sports equiptment don't cut it. Health and safety do.

Apr 23, 2006
by Sally (not verified)

No Brainer?

I have a brain, and the criteria of the *show* is that the invention be marketable, a money-maker. Helping people is nice, but it's not the American Humanitarian/Inventor show.

Come to think of it, the name should be changed to American InvenTION, since any great inventOR would have multiple ideas and not have such a limited view that he'd sink all his resources into one thing that can't even be vertically marketed without major spinnage.

As far as the sack master, the patent has probably already been sold.

Apr 23, 2006
by Anonymous (not verified)

how, where

uhmm. its almost time.. How when, whats the format? Do i need to log in?

Apr 23, 2006
by Alexis

It's almost 9:30

we're on the phone with doug getting everything set up. go to the homepage and his live blog will be up in a few minutes. it should be the first blog you see. just write your questions and he'll get to them when he can.

Apr 26, 2006
by ramsbaby

Response to " No brainer"

Looks like you don't have a brain you have no clue what these INVENTORS have in there closets. I'm sure 9 out of 10 of these guys have more then one idea.But the show called for only one idea.And it was about what was going to make a difference.

And how would you know what has been sold or bought. Did you buy it?