Those who have had the pleasure of dealing with the US Patent Office to successfully push a filing through to an actual patent certainly appreciate the achievements of Thomas Edison in having over 1000 granted US patents. But there are others - mostly those who wouldn't know a claim if it bit them in the prior art - who like to sneer that Thomas Edison never invented anything. Not the electric light, not the motion picture. Nope, Tom didn't do nuthin'.
The author and illustrator of CooperToons will not sink to such levels. But if you want to see what levels he will sink to - and learn a little about Tom - just click here.