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    80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    gee, wonder what would happen if i cut this electrical line running to this huge generator.....

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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    Serves him right. How stupid can you be?



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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    I don't know who originally said it, but there is a quote for times like these:

    "Stupid Should Hurt".

    Glad to see he got hurt.


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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    Quote Originally Posted by AustinCyclone View Post
    gee, wonder what would happen if i cut this electrical line running to this huge generator.....

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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    Ok, so how much would that have wire been worth? $50 $100? Is it really worth probably dying over?


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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    The worse part is he'll probably sue the electric company and win.



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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones_R_GR8 View Post
    The worse part is he'll probably sue the electric company and win.
    From what I know about substation design, this idiot had to cut through a 8 to 10 ft razor-wire covered chainlink fence just to get to the grounding cable. He wouldn't stand a chance in court.

    I'd like to see him sued by the utility for the damages they incurred resulting from the outage, but it would probably be pointless since he probably doesn't have much for assets.



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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    SHOCKING........



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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    Anyone else want to "Ride the Lightning"?



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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    Quote Originally Posted by redrocker View Post
    Anyone else want to "Ride the Lightning"?
    http://www.youtube.com/v/fJ5guXBWRmE



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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones_R_GR8 View Post
    The worse part is he'll probably sue the electric company and win.
    After 80,000 volts and 100% of his body burned, I have a feeling it's going to be his surviving family that will have to sue.


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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones_R_GR8 View Post
    The worse part is he'll probably sue the electric company and win.
    I assumed dude was dead, considering everyone else has been talking about him as if he was dead and how Darwin Awards was brought up. If he's dead, he's the winner for sure. If not, unfortunately, he'll only be honorable mention...


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    Re: 80,000 Volts Of Stupid

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneFan65 View Post
    After 80,000 volts and 100% of his body burned
    EXTRA CRISPY



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