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#116 - damoclese (09/10/2013) [-]
England definitely got us on this one. I mean we can't compare to their inventions of the Internet, telephone, automobile, airplane, steam engine, television ect.
User avatar #465 to #116 - Conquistador (09/10/2013) [-]
The internet is an American invention. The web, however, was created by an Englishman and a Belgian.
User avatar #146 to #116 - Crusader (09/10/2013) [-]
You guys are hardly responsible for the phone, it was designed and mostly built in Canada by a Scot, it was tested and patented in the USA.
User avatar #129 to #116 - SuperSixONE (09/10/2013) [-]
Britain didn't invent the automobile, it was just those crafty French.
(Germans have the modern automobile.
User avatar #130 to #129 - SuperSixONE (09/10/2013) [-]
Whoops *(Germans have the modern automobile.)
User avatar #126 to #116 - alexthecanadian (09/10/2013) [-]
Telephone was invented by an Italian... in Italy... Alexander Graham Bell built it in Newfoundland, and patented in Boston. Mr. Bell took the credit. The automobile was invented by a German inventor Mr. Carl Benz. The (modern) Steam Engine was invented in Britain.
User avatar #124 to #116 - mymiddleleg (09/10/2013) [-]
Its Britain by the way
User avatar #123 to #116 - mymiddleleg (09/10/2013) [-]
USA still got their own inventions though
User avatar #127 to #123 - NeucularNINJA (09/10/2013) [-]
I'm pretty sure most (if not all) of those he listed were invented in America...
User avatar #175 to #127 - jollybollocks (09/10/2013) [-]
for the internet it depends what you mean exactly. America had DARPAnet but the Uk has Tim Berners Lee who created the first web server/ web page. For Berners lee is was to be an open network whereas the american one was a closed network.
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