CNN covers Ethan Schlussler's treehouse bicycle elevator

From: Phil Shapiro 

Hi Chugaluggers, 

I spotted this video on YouTube and sent it over to MAKE magazine last week. 

CNN picked this up a day ago. 

It's great seeing maker culture getting such exposure. 

"The mind , once stretched by a new idea , never returns to its original dimensions." - 
Ralph Waldo Emerson 

With maker culture so closely connected to open source -- this is good for open source, too. 


It looks like the original YouTube video is going to smash through a million video views in 
the next few days. I'm glad the inventor of this bicycle elevator turned on monetizing (advertising) 
on this video clip. 

If you created a widely sensational YouTube video, do you know the steps for turning 
on monetizing? It's not difficult at all. A couple of check marks in your YouTube account. 


Phil Shapiro, 

"Wisdom begins with wonder." - Socrates 
"Learning happens thru gentleness."