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Blog entry by ars posted 03-28-2011 08:47 AM 1451 reads 0 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This made me cringe, so I felt like sharing it. BTW I didn’t make this video.



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Drew

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#1 posted 03-28-2011 09:41 AM

Where was the shop teacher? Cripes

-- If A equals success, then the formula is, A = X + Y + Z, Where X is work, Y is play, And Z is keep your mouth shut." -Albert Einstein.

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Dennisgrosen

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#2 posted 03-28-2011 10:05 AM

wauw if he didn´t breake that foot he is luckyer than the law allowed him to bee
stupid people is everywere

Dennis

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Rick

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#3 posted 03-28-2011 10:26 AM

Really! Really STUPID!!! He deserves what ever happened to him!

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Greedo

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#4 posted 03-28-2011 12:12 PM

well what did they think was gonna happen? reminds me not to get too close to the PTO of our tractors, those will mangle you without blinking

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saddletramp

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#5 posted 03-28-2011 12:50 PM

Doctors can cure a lot of different things these days but there is just no cure for stupid!

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Grant Davis

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#6 posted 03-28-2011 01:15 PM

What a DUMB ARSE…....honestly, I hope he was not injured but a big part of me says he got what he deserved.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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Gregn

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#7 posted 03-28-2011 03:41 PM

you can’t fix stupid (Ron White)

-- I don't make mistakes, I have great learning lessons, Greg

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CAT

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#8 posted 03-28-2011 03:58 PM

darwins law at its best

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twokidsnosleep

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#9 posted 03-28-2011 05:34 PM

Movies like Jackass promote this kind of ridiculous behavior…..
wrecking stuff, putting others in danger and just stupid acts
Why?

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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Moron

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#10 posted 03-28-2011 05:44 PM

and the lathe won. ............... unbelievable

watched a guy with a scarf work on a lathe….............he almost died.

%$#@# idiot

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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Mark Shymanski

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#11 posted 03-28-2011 05:45 PM

I saw something as equally stupid but not quite as dangerous. The ice on the roads is melting here, there are deep ruts and water everywhere. If you try to turn out of the ruts it may stop your car or if you have enough momentum you can hop out of the rut.

Last night I watched a fellow sitting at the corner of our bay spinning his wheels, reving his engine and basically displaying the behaviour of a very inexperienced or stupid stuck driver. He had his wheels cranked hard right effectively wedging his vehicle in. After watching him use his cell phone presumeably to phone a tow truck, I wandered out there. Here leaned out of his door (in his defense on this front he was in a huge puddle, and stated “I’m never gonna get out of here” . I told him to straighten his wheels and drive out…moments later he was on his way. I hope he cancelled the tow truck LOL!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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nobuckle

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#12 posted 03-28-2011 06:39 PM

I don’t know if there are enough explitives in the all the languages of the world to describe that kid. All I know is that I would feel like kicking that kids ass as soon as I could get to my feet. That kind of stupity angers me in the worse way. At first I thought the one kid was going to leave the key in the chuck, that would be equally as bad.

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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Mark Shymanski

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#13 posted 03-28-2011 08:02 PM

I wonder what the liability is for the person who turned on the power?

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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dbray45

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#14 posted 03-28-2011 08:12 PM

Having worked with engine lathes, this hurts on so many levels. This is why many schools are taking shop out of the schools.

It is obvious that the kid has no idea of what this equipment is capable. He has an idea now. If he didn’t loose his foot he is seriously blessed.

-- David in Damascus, MD

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lilredweldingrod

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#15 posted 03-28-2011 10:54 PM

It always helps to just a little smarted than the piece of iron.

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