Never once before, and not since every geek needed a digital watch back in highschool, have geeks been this excited about something as mundane as a thermostat. Yeah, a thermostat.

The iPod’s Inventor Strikes Out On His Own, And Invents…A Thermostat?!

I really wanted to make fun of the fact that every geek is going to post a link to this today. But then I watched the video, and now I want one too.

Inventions like these are the proof that America is not down and out quite yet. Inventions like these are.