- StumbleUpon. Cheese & Burger Society. Drinkify. - StumbleUpon. Waterproof Home. Excerpt from Yesterday's Tomorrows: past visions of the American future, by Joseph J.
Corn and Brian Horrigan; Summit Books (1984), page 83. The actual item is from a 1950 issue of Popular Mechanics. Because everything in her home is waterproof, the housewife of 2000 can do her daily cleaning with a hose.