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TIDBIT: TIME TO RETRACT A RETRACTION? LEXUS HOVERBOARD

June 27, 2015 By Joseph P. Farrell

Well, if readers here recall my incredible gaffe over the Back to the Future II Matel "hoverboard", those scateboards that hovered above the ground via strong magnetic fields, you might recall my embarassment when I discovered, courtesy of a kind reader, that pointed out the whole thing was a cute publicity stunt and entirely fictitious. Well,  maybe, maybe not, as Mr. P.L. shared this little bit of news from RT and Lexus. Is it a publicity stunt? the real (superconducting) deal? You judge:

(Back to) the Future is here: Lexus builds a working hoverboard

Amazing in motion: Slide