When Charles Goodyear figured out how to take the smelly sap from some trees and turn it into the rubber of industry, the finished, stretchy product bounced a crazy diverse number of materials out of their soon-to-be former jobs. Like sheep intestines. Ick.
A NASCAR setup tire in the paddock at Michigan International Speedway in June of 2007. (Yes, we know the sport long ago transcended its stereotype. It's still funny.) Photo Credit: Sam Smith
Robert is an abandoned tire with "telepathic powers that give him the ability to destroy anything he wishes without having to move" and star of the gory indie horror film Rubber. Here's the SFW teaser trailer.