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Old 11-16-21, 05:16 AM
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Old 11-16-21, 07:52 AM
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Reached "escape velocity."
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Reached "escape velocity."
88?



Anyone who ever shot a (full) soda or beer can will understand why this was such a bad idea, and how lucky this Elmer Fudd was. Water just doesn't allow itself to be displaced like air. It pushes back fast and hard and the force of the impact of the shot is quickly carried along to cause a lot of damage further down the line.

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They went on to create this:

https://www.cnbc.com/2021/11/09/spin...ve-rocket.html
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Old 11-20-21, 03:44 AM
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Must have explosion= Reported.An unopened Coke can? Yeah!
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That's just cruel
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I have been in stores that have special escalators just for carts... this obviously wasn't one of them. (or she failed to use cart escalator)
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Old 11-22-21, 06:06 PM
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I have been in stores that have special escalators just for carts... this obviously wasn't one of them. (or she failed to use cart escalator)
I have, too, and at the time I thought that was just wild and clever, lol.


But... what did this woman think was going to happen in this scenario???
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Old 11-25-21, 05:39 AM
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If you're as old as me, you probably immediately thought of...

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That looks exactly like something that would happen to me. (Or, the thing would rip, with pretty much the same result.)
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Old 11-30-21, 09:42 AM
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^^^ now that's a core charge
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^^^ now that's a core charge
I'm shocked that you would say that.

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Old 12-01-21, 09:56 AM
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'Cause I've seen better days
Been the star of many plays
I've seen better days
And the bottom drops out
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"Whew, that was a lot of work toting everything up the stairs, but FINALLY this is the last of the supplies I'll need for this deck upgrade project..."
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"Whew, that was a lot of work toting everything up the stairs, but FINALLY this is the last of the supplies I'll need for this deck upgrade project..."
I think that stack of shingles was for the roof, not the deck.
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Makes sense. Anyways I hope he wasn't hurt too bad from the collapse.
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Makes sense. Anyways I hope he wasn't hurt too bad from the collapse.
I don't know the answer on that one. It's amazing, though, how many people survive relatively unhurt in these clips.

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I don't know the answer on that one. It's amazing, though, how many people survive relatively unhurt in these clips.
case in point - that could have gone so much worse !
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Wow! I can't tell, but it looks like they're not wearing helmets either. I wonder how they faired after the adrenaline wore off.
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I'm thinking the tarpaulin may have prevented a lot of asphalt rash.
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