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Truly sickening! Not for the faint of heart!

By P N Dr Lo R (30/30 = 100% civil)   2010 Sep 25, 1:51am   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   1,852 views   12 comments   watch (0)   share   quote  

How a man could do such a thing is beyond comprehension!

http://pulse.yahoo.com/y/apps/bv0wMF30/?vid=21915033&yap_intl=us&yap_js=US

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1   marcus (65/65 = 100% civil)   2010 Sep 25, 11:25am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

Cool. The placement of the camera on the helmet is such that I get a little empathetic adrenaline, or whatever the physical sort of fear response is (but milder) that I would actually get in this situation. Hey, it's sort of like porn for climbing freaks.

2   elliemae   2010 Sep 25, 12:13pm  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (1)   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

pretty cool. My friend is afraid of heights and he couldn't watch.

3   joshuatrio (1/1 = 100% civil)   2010 Sep 27, 1:06am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

That was awesome - no way I'd do it without some sort of lightweight parachute on my back !

4   RayAmerica   2010 Sep 27, 4:06am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike (2)   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

I'm sure the climber isn't some limp wristed left winger. Obama would probably get about 5 feet off the ground before he got dizzy.

5   elliemae   2010 Sep 27, 9:10am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

RayAmerica says

I’m sure the climber isn’t some limp wristed left winger. Obama would probably get about 5 feet off the ground before he got dizzy.

And I doubted that there was a way to connect a video of a guy climbing so high and the sad state of politics in this country. Boy, was I wrong.

Rayray say: Obama bad, conservo good. There's nothing else to him.

6   seaside   2010 Sep 27, 9:13am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

Don't have to relate politicans for that and you knew it.

Anyway, I wonder how much those climbers getting paid for doing it.

7   marcus (65/65 = 100% civil)   2010 Sep 27, 12:30pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

elliemae says

I’m sure the climber isn’t some limp wristed left winger

Right....stereotypical conservative.

I agree with politics being irrelevant. But for the sake of playing along with Ray:

These guys have huevos. They're beyond liberal. They're Norwegian and French.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QiXNxlM4BeE

8   marcus (65/65 = 100% civil)   2010 Sep 27, 12:35pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

That's got to be the extreme sport of all extreme sports. Crazy Europeans.

More:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5N9t5qOSzCU&feature=related

9   marcus (65/65 = 100% civil)   2010 Sep 27, 12:40pm  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

10   joshuatrio (1/1 = 100% civil)   2010 Sep 27, 2:34pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike (2)   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

seaside says

Don’t have to relate politicans for that and you knew it.
Anyway, I wonder how much those climbers getting paid for doing it.

My coworker and I were wondering the same thing.. My guess would be at least $150-200k because of the risk involved... From what I understand, crane operators make a great living as well because of the risk.

11   elliemae   2010 Sep 27, 2:49pm  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

marcus - just to clear things up, elliemae no say anything about the political leanings of a person whose job it is to climb a huge effin' tower. rayray (of course) was able to correlate an innocuous video into a political statement, possibly because he doesn't have anything else to him other than hating President Obama.

yawn.

12   janbee   2010 Sep 28, 12:05am  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

Unbelievable! Would be a dream job for the right person.

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