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Executive Toys

Duration: 04:26

First broadcast: 26 February 1971

James Burke investigates some new toys designed to eradicate boredom from the lives of lonely executives. Despite the presence of motorised drinks holders, balls on springs and many toys that utilise magnets, the view seems to be that life as a high-flying executive won't be all that enjoyable in tomorrow's world.

Available since: Fri 15 Feb 2013

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Tomorrow's World Series 6, 26/02/1971

Reports on curing cancer in chickens, and a look at toys for lonely executives. (1971)

First broadcast: 26 Feb 1971

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