From Animated Snail Tales to Snail-Shaped Music Halls

By: Meghan Young - Published: Nov 21, 2009
Although snails are innately slimy creatures, apparently people find them endearing. They can be rather adorable (especially in animation) and they represent a slower way of life. Perhaps that’s why designers, artists and companies have embraced creating sluggish innovations.

With life more hectic than ever before, sometimes you need a reminder to slow down and smell the roses. These sluggish innovations are a subconscious way of conveying this. Stats for 19 Sluggish Innovations Trending: Older & Mild
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