Gas thief is electrocuted to death in a spectacular arc by SFinTX in WatchPeopleDie

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I now see the line moving after the fall

Gas thief is electrocuted to death in a spectacular arc by SFinTX in WatchPeopleDie

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Stupid question: Did an overhead power line do that, or is the gas truck somehow the source of electricity?

Very excited to see folks showing interest. by goebbels in WatchPeopleDie

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Refugee as well

Haven't seen any memes here yet, so not sure if this is allowed, but I guess I'm about to find out! by Laser_Magnum in piracy

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I'm on mobile and got the Image Unavailable too. I clicked Comments and was able to see the image on that page. Not sure why though.

TIL that, on average, Mercury is closer to Earth than our next door neighbors of Venus and Mars by Starlight_Fire in TIL

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What a satisfying gif

WWII bomber blown up by its own experimental bouncing "speedee" bomb at low altitude by ElonMuskOfficial in Death

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There is an episode of NOVA on PBS all about this, and about people recreating the bomb. Title was Bombing Hitler's Dams and was once streamable here but is seemingly no longer.

Did you know it's illegal to sell home-baked goods in N.J.? by dcjogger in news

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Along with not being allowed to pump your own gas, I wonder what else NJ prohibits.

What's inspiration behind your username? by Vulphere in AskSaidIt

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A friend's name in old old Runescape, the one with 2D sprites. It's not a name I'd normally use for myself, and one half of my brain picked it for shock value against the other half. Or something :P

NYPD Orders Google to Stop Showing Drivers Where the Cops Are At by Tom_Bombadil in PoliceMisconduct

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This is similar to a seemingly successful First Amendment argument about flashing headlights to warn other drivers of speed traps.