Accidentally Rich:Inventions That Started As Mistakes
You know how everyone always tells you
that you shouldn’t be afraid of making mistakes? Except that when you
make a mistake, this advice is suddenly forgotten? Well, for some
guys that advice certainly rang true—read on to learn about 5
accidental inventions that made their creators boatloads of money.
Yep, that’s right. Boner pills were accidentally created. Simon Campbell and David Roberts were a couple of researchers at Pfizer, and their job was to develop a drug that could cut back patient’s high blood pressure. Once their product hit the clinical trial phase, their male patients reported some interesting side effects: raging erections. Pfizer, naturally, realized they had hit the jackpot.