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    ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    Former quarterback tosses paper airplane a record 226 feet, 10 inches


    He did not design the paper airplane but set the distance record for an indoor throw.


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    Re: ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    I seen the throw on espn last night as they had it on the top plays. Its was pretty sweet to see a piece of paper fly so far. Considering every one that I have ever made only seems to travel 20 feet at most.



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    Re: ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    I set a paper airplane record in 7th grade during an assembly. It flew from the back of the auditorium all the way down to the bottom, and landing in a teacher's hair. Had to be 100 feet minimum with a light throw. I don't believe I was caught either, but I remember thinking, "holy ****...look at that go...I'm screwed"



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    Re: ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    Not much of a spiral on that throw.


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    Re: ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    Quote Originally Posted by Scott34 View Post
    I seen the throw on espn last night as they had it on the top plays. Its was pretty sweet to see a piece of paper fly so far. Considering every one that I have ever made only seems to travel 20 feet at most.
    I done seen it too!




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    Re: ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    tried to embed that video... can anyone tell me how to do that? Thought I could just paste the embed code, but that did not work.


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    Re: ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    That's CRAZY



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    Re: ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    He obviously wasn't standing on a treadmill when he let it fly


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    Re: ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    It didn't go through a basketball hoop, or into a garbage can, or knock a can off of a teammates head?

    Not impressed.



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    Re: ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    Quote Originally Posted by wartknight View Post
    He obviously wasn't standing on a treadmill when he let it fly
    Well duh. If he were it wouldn't have gone anywhere.



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    Re: ex-college QB sets Paper Airplane Distance Record

    Wow they were way too excited for a paper airplane toss



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