Tag: accident

  • Black Powder Is Black Power

    What? Black powder is explosive?  Who would have thought… Of course there’s the classic shaky camera, and no footage after the event.  I think it’s safe to say the guy shooting filled his lungs white smoke at the very least, and possibly even got some bad burns in the process judging by the flames at…

  • RPG Surprise

    I hope his hearing eventually recovered, but part of me doubts it: Anyone ever seen something similar, or had that happen to them? The picture is of blog reader (and recent 5.11 polo shirt & pants winner) Brent in Afghanistan.  I thought it was fitting for this post.  

  • Most Expensive Top Gear Episode Ever

    Sure they deal with a lot of expensive cars and even wreck some of them.  Nothing that would cost this much though: During a filming of the Korean Top Gear, an AH1 Cobra helicopter was being used to film a Corvette in the Arizona desert, when the pilot lost control. Amazingly, both helicopter pilots were…

  • Mythbusters Dun Goofed – Cannonball Edition

    Yep, they accidentally shot a cannonball 700 yards into a residential neighborhood: Yikes… someone should get fired for that one.   Lucky no one died. Chances are since no one got hurt, and they are famous, my guess is they’ll just laugh it off and it will be business as usual. Thoughts?

  • Guy Accidentally Bayonets Flat Screen TV

    Wow this sucks for him: Somehow I doubt  bayonet damage is covered by the manufacturer’s warranty.  Maybe if he paid with a credit card recently though he might be covered? Those long bayonets are deadly for so many reasons. :P Any of you ever have a funny gun accident that ended up costing you money?

  • AK-47 Saudi Wedding Showoff

    Gives a new meaning to spray and pray: Apparently shooting guns off in celebration is common practice at weddings in the Middle East. Try using both hands next time dumbass. After he finishes shooting, what he’s says is roughly translated as “My bad guys… my bad!” Hat tip: Bryan S.