Real stories weird enough for your game

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Re: Real stories weird enough for your game

Postby Gyro LC » Thu Jul 06, 2017 12:18 pm

Hot air balloon lands in gator-infested pond. Talk about a failed Fly check.

http://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2017/07/04 ... s-pond.hln
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Re: Real stories weird enough for your game

Postby Burning » Thu Jul 06, 2017 1:08 pm

Gyro LC wrote:Hot air balloon lands in gator-infested pond.


I can't help picturing Wile E. Coyote as being in the gondola when I read this sentence.
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Re: Real stories weird enough for your game

Postby clintmemo » Thu Jul 06, 2017 1:52 pm

Burning wrote:
Gyro LC wrote:Hot air balloon lands in gator-infested pond.


I can't help picturing Wile E. Coyote as being in the gondola when I read this sentence.

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Re: Real stories weird enough for your game

Postby IronJelly » Fri Jul 14, 2017 8:42 am

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Re: Real stories weird enough for your game

Postby clintmemo » Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:39 am

More unbelievable than weird. It sounds like a scene from a James Bond movie.


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Re: Real stories weird enough for your game

Postby Magmoo » Sat Aug 26, 2017 10:06 am

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Re: Real stories weird enough for your game

Postby Burning » Fri Sep 01, 2017 11:42 am

Ten year old news, but still pretty cool. Warning: full of spiders.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/09/070912145919.htm
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