Stupid Patent of the Day, pt II

This is actually probably the last SPotD for a while, but there you go.

Method of swinging on a swing

Comments

What kid doesn't know how to swing sideways? You have made an amazing contribution to our knowledge about patents.

yeah, and definitely more fun than the combover

Well, it's been suggested that the "Method for swinging on a swing" patent, granted to a child who has a patent attorney for a parent, was primarily intended to demonstrate the problems with the US patent system.