I found this article and thought Some might enjoy it... (Seems the illness has been around for sometime).
The rest of The Story<font face="Verdana, Arial" size="2">Seed of a shop
George got the opportunity to purchase an old electrical welder for $75. That was the start of his machine shop business.
"By having a welder, I needed a lathe. And a lathe called for a grinder," he says. "One thing called for another, and first thing I knew, I was in business.</font>