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Tutankhamun Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-07-11 05:58 PM
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19. I thought they were more competent than that.
I had faith in their expertise. I thought testing hair-brained schemes is safe in the hands of highly intelligent, experienced, well-funded experts such as the "Mythbusters".

Another myth, "busted"!
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  - 'Mythbusters' cannonball hits Dublin home, minivan denem  Dec-07-11 05:09 PM   #0 
  - Oops! Do over!  RushIsRot   Dec-07-11 05:12 PM   #1 
  - HOLY SHIT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  MADem   Dec-07-11 05:16 PM   #2 
  - I stole your picture. Thanks. Too good to miss.  denem   Dec-07-11 05:20 PM   #4 
     - I swiped it from the paper! nt  MADem   Dec-07-11 05:38 PM   #13 
  - Oops, good thing they have insurance for mishaps!  mrdmk   Dec-07-11 05:17 PM   #3 
  - Bad hop  slackmaster   Dec-07-11 05:23 PM   #5 
  - !  kayakjohnny   Dec-07-11 05:49 PM   #18 
  - Winter rules, anyway...  Blue_Tires   Dec-10-11 02:45 PM   #46 
  - That's a freak accident if I've ever seen one.  Bladian   Dec-07-11 05:25 PM   #6 
  - House Busters  Bosonic   Dec-07-11 05:29 PM   #7 
  - I can't wait to see this episode!  Warpy   Dec-07-11 05:29 PM   #8 
  - I'm having a hard time understanding how one person  kentauros   Dec-07-11 05:41 PM   #15 
  - I can believe it. Of course, I have slept through hurricanes and tornadoes. nt  RaleighNCDUer   Dec-07-11 06:05 PM   #21 
  - The only thing that wakes me out of a dead sleep  Warpy   Dec-07-11 06:19 PM   #23 
  - I have slept through a rock concert and a hurricane.  PavePusher   Dec-08-11 10:27 AM   #42 
     - Those are kind of "droning" sounds.  kentauros   Dec-08-11 11:53 AM   #44 
  - Highly doubtful that it will be shown.  Xithras   Dec-07-11 05:44 PM   #17 
  - Oh, they'll show it  Warpy   Dec-07-11 06:21 PM   #24 
  - They won't be showing it...  ljm2002   Dec-08-11 12:31 PM   #45 
  - i don't believe the single bullet theory  Sancho   Dec-07-11 05:30 PM   #9 
  - this could be used to fool gullible tourists.  provis99   Dec-07-11 05:33 PM   #10 
  - Local CBS TV video report here...  PoliticAverse   Dec-07-11 05:33 PM   #11 
  - They'll be banished from the bomb disposal range for this  tularetom   Dec-07-11 05:36 PM   #12 
  - They could turn this into a winner.  Gore1FL   Dec-07-11 08:30 PM   #37 
  - Strange they didn't do this one at the airstrip or in the desert. -NT-  jayfish   Dec-08-11 09:13 AM   #41 
  - "turned into a suburban tragedy" ?  tawadi   Dec-07-11 05:39 PM   #14 
  - Yeah - kinda stretches the definitiion of 'tragedy'. nt  RaleighNCDUer   Dec-07-11 06:06 PM   #22 
  - "*nearly* turned into a suburban tragedy"  muriel_volestrangler   Dec-07-11 07:14 PM   #34 
     - Missed the word nearly  tawadi   Dec-07-11 08:57 PM   #38 
  - Exactly what "myth" were they trying to "bust"? The belief they are intelligent? . . .  Journeyman   Dec-07-11 05:43 PM   #16 
  - I thought they were more competent than that.  Tutankhamun   Dec-07-11 05:58 PM   #19 
  - Well, considering the amount of crazy stuff they do, I think they have a decent track record  octothorpe   Dec-07-11 06:57 PM   #29 
  - I don't believe one cannonball could do all that.  RaleighNCDUer   Dec-07-11 06:03 PM   #20 
  - Never mind that. Was the myth busted or confirmed? nt  Speck Tater   Dec-07-11 06:23 PM   #25 
  - Well there's your problem  sakabatou   Dec-07-11 06:26 PM   #26 
  - I hate the Mythbusters  lbrtbell   Dec-07-11 06:42 PM   #27 
  - AND minivan!  octothorpe   Dec-07-11 06:58 PM   #30 
  - Reminds me of why I gave up golf n/t  IDemo   Dec-07-11 06:46 PM   #28 
  - Reminds me why I don't drive a minivan.... Minivans attract cannon balls.  octothorpe   Dec-07-11 06:58 PM   #31 
     - Not to mention bedroom walls.  baldguy   Dec-08-11 09:01 AM   #40 
  - OMG. I have GOT to get one of those!!!  bvar22   Dec-07-11 07:05 PM   #32 
  - It would be worth the damage...  Sen. Walter Sobchak   Dec-07-11 07:12 PM   #33 
  - They should call in Ghost Hunters to see if the cannon was haunted.  bananas   Dec-07-11 07:26 PM   #35 
  - But is anyone missing an eyebrow?  DRoseDARs   Dec-07-11 08:28 PM   #36 
  - 20+ years ago I worked for a weapons manufacturer  exboyfil   Dec-07-11 09:12 PM   #39 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-08-11 10:36 AM   #43 

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