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^That's a nice picture, Grammy. I just wonder: would you trust the guys behind you? :shock:

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"All of your Shit--save your stereo . . . a Humble, Yet MagNIfIcent, Doctor X gets that--to not let go."

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Shit. That's going to end up in your sig." – Pyrrho
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Vertigo on a shoestring:

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:notsure:
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:D

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[youtube]1zw4fPT8lZ0[/youtube]
Jump to 0:40 & kill the sound.
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[video][/video]

KEEP YOUR BOOTS ON THE GROUND-AND NOTHING'S TO BE AFRAID of
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That looks so cool, but I have to imagine it's incredibly dangerous too. Especially if you don't know what you're doing.

It looks like they are literally flying like superman. Ironically, the video doesn't give me vertigo because the ground is so close, even though that makes it more, not less dangerous.

ETA: sure enough, at the end of the video they say it's dedicated to Alex Duncan. I googled him and he's a guy who died doing the same sort of thing:

[youtube]6fXOInlMU0A[/youtube]

The video also mentions 21 wingsuit deaths within the last year. (video does not actually show the accident, it's like a news report.)

-- Sun Feb 15, 2015 2:34 am --

More vertigo:
[youtube]U05REo2cd2M[/youtube]
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Needs vultures and polar bears
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[youtube]GzhlDnTv0pc[/youtube]
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Fag.

Try it with a proper pedal mountain bike . . .

. . . from the rider's perspective:

[youtube]j0joo2DG7BA[/youtube]

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"Doctor X wins again." – Pyrrho
"Never sorry to make a racist Fucktard cry." – His Humble MagNIfIcence
"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone." – clarsct
"I'd leave it up to Doctor X who has been a benevolent tyrant so far." – Grammatron
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Shit. That's going to end up in your sig." – Pyrrho
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Doctor X wrote:Fag.

Try it with a proper pedal mountain bike . . .
You go first.


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--J.D.
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"Doctor X is just treating you the way he treats everyone--as subhuman crap too dumb to breathe in after you breathe out." – Don
DocX: FTW. – sparks
"Doctor X wins again." – Pyrrho
"Never sorry to make a racist Fucktard cry." – His Humble MagNIfIcence
"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone." – clarsct
"I'd leave it up to Doctor X who has been a benevolent tyrant so far." – Grammatron
"Indeed you are a river to your people.
Shit. That's going to end up in your sig." – Pyrrho
"Try a twelve step program and accept Doctor X as your High Power." – asthmatic camel
"just like Doc X said." – gnome

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Witness wrote:Sorry, can't link to the video: http://metro.co.uk/2014/01/28/video-ext ... c-4280800/
How does this cure a fear of heights? :?

What's the Czech Republic "cure" for coulrophobia? Going into a hall of mirrors with Tim Curry?
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Bruce wrote:How does this cure a fear of heights? :?
You survive, you're cured. You fail, you die. Deaths don't count, so 100 % success. Communist Czechoslovakia, success rate was 120 %.


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(I wonder, that a vid or some simulation? Camera seems a tad too steady…)
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. . . and a tad bit not fatal enough.

As if your lower limbs can take such.




In other words: Aliens!

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"Never sorry to make a racist Fucktard cry." – His Humble MagNIfIcence
"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone." – clarsct
"I'd leave it up to Doctor X who has been a benevolent tyrant so far." – Grammatron
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Shit. That's going to end up in your sig." – Pyrrho
"Try a twelve step program and accept Doctor X as your High Power." – asthmatic camel
"just like Doc X said." – gnome

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Doctor X wrote:. . . and a tad bit not fatal enough.

As if your lower limbs can take such.




In other words: Aliens!

--J. "Harter Say I have Claim!" D.
[youtube]f0xyzj545tc[/youtube]

http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/Ep ... 75791.html
(took me some time to find, but once you've got the name…)

Of course the train is overlaid.
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backstory
http://gizmodo.com/watching-a-go-pro-ca ... 1695853084[/quote]

Trippy. Glad there wasn't a screaming skydiver attached to it.
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Hey! Stop fisting that goat!
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A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
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"Prediction?



PAIN!"

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"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone." – clarsct
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Trying to keep us all out of California.

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"Doctor X wins again." – Pyrrho
"Never sorry to make a racist Fucktard cry." – His Humble MagNIfIcence
"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone." – clarsct
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Shit. That's going to end up in your sig." – Pyrrho
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It's not working.