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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Natural selection.



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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Final Destination in real life - dang.


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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    Natural selection.
    Normally I'd agree but did you read the article? Dude just survived a car crash.


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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Well that sucks.



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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    wow....



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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Makes my legs feel weak just thinking about it...yeeewwwwoooooouch!



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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    How drunk was he?


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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Architect View Post
    Normally I'd agree but did you read the article? Dude just survived a car crash.
    Where he hit a power pole. Then urinated in the ditch near the power line that likely fell when HE hit the power pole. Natural selection.



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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    Natural selection.
    Survival of the dehydrated



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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    According to Myth Busters this is not possible. Urine stream is a rapid series of drops, not a steady stream and will not conduct electricity.



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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    Where he hit a power pole. Then urinated in the ditch near the power line that likely fell when HE hit the power pole. Natural selection.
    Probably not that far of a reach to think that he may have had some lingering affects which messed with his reasoning?

    Now if he was drunk, that's a whole other story.


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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Well that sucks.
    Not anymore



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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Quote Originally Posted by intrepid27 View Post
    According to Myth Busters this is not possible. Urine stream is a rapid series of drops, not a steady stream and will not conduct electricity.
    Either Myth Busters was wrong or that dude had to make direct contact with the live power line with that particular part of the body. That would be one messed up fetish.



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    Re: Man Killed by Urinating on Power Line

    Just saw something similar on 1000 Ways To Die by ******* on an electric fence.


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