6 Responses Bill Thompson January 28, 2012 And why not? The Wizard of Menlo Park was doin’ just about everything else. Notice how tight the dresses would have to be at the ankles to prevent unintentional antigravity upskirts… Reply jayessell March 29, 2012 Google ‘Edison Attacks Mars’. Electrical Airships, disintegrator pistols, spacesuits… Truly, Edison bwas a man before his time. Reply Arp July 31, 2012 Edison…dude is a dick. Tesla > Edison. Reply MinkyUrungus October 5, 2012 *sigh* Reply SirLizard December 28, 2012 Punch was a humor/satire publication, so for those who think that Edison really came up with magic flying underwear, I’m pretty sure this was just another joke. It’s kind of like how people today sometimes think that “news” stories in The Onion are real and true. Reply alan_bickerstaff January 29, 2013 Cavorite? Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.