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United States architect who invented the geodesic dome (1895-1983)

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Also, I think--no, I opine--that Bucky Fuller completely captivated us by his personality and his unique ability to communicate with us from his vast store of technical data--all without the aid of notes.
Just like McLuhan and Theobald and Bucky Fuller keep telling us, Nobody has to live secondhand anymore.
Editor's note: The Stout Stout Scarab and other alternatives to Bucky Fuller's Dymaxion car are described in Dymaxion Passengers; Towards a Cultural History of Buckminster Fuller's Dymaxion car by Michael John Gorman at http://hotgates.stanford.edu/Bucky?dymaxion/cars.htm and in The Streamlined Decade by Donald J.
As you enter the 'Forum' you through a Bucky Fuller dome in white GRP and this leads you into the lightweight structures section.
Rather naively, we used the bywords "Check the Gallenkamps" among ourselves, a reference to a chain of shoe stores by that name, and meaning "See if that person is wearing shoes or sandals." And the woman who walked out part way through Bucky Fuller's four-hour extravaganza, and demanded (and got) her money back on the rather specious ground that there was no intermission provided.
The principles of energy efficiency are the legacy that VW has inherited from Bucky Fuller, affectionately known as Earth's friendly genius.
The legacy of the late, great Bucky Fuller (1895-1983) is a spirit of creative optimism that will inspire futurists for generations to come.
As Bucky Fuller used to complain about people reading their papers aloud at meetings: "Just give me the paper.