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A photo shows a 'chindogu' helmet presented on April 30, 2013 during... News PhotoExhibition,Finance,France,Helmet,Horizontal,Human Interest,Paris - France,Photography,Science and Technology,VersaillesPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA photo shows a 'chindogu' helmet presented on April 30, 2013 during the 2013 Concours Lepine as part of Paris' Fair at the Porte de Versailles exhibition in Paris. The Concours Lepine is a French inventors' contest created in 1901. The word 'Chindogu' translates as 'weird tools' and refers to the founder of the International Chindogu Society, Kenji Kawakami, who has invented hundreds of bizzare and absurd items. AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAGET (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)