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Myth Busters completely disproved that electricity could travel through urine, because your piss doesn't travel in one continuous stream. There are too many breaks in the stream to hold a consistent current of electricity.

So now you can safely urinate on a downed electrical pole.
But would you risk it?

If it is joined together for any amount of time you'd be wishing you'd got shot like below:



post #72 of 156
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Originally Posted by jackeyjoe View Post
But would you risk it?

If it is joined together for any amount of time you'd be wishing you'd got shot like below:




Well, no!!! HELL NO!!! Why would I do that XD
Seems like a stupid idea. And I'm not a fan of stupid ideas.


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On my second build ever I was trying to get out a stubborn metal place holder for the 5.25" drive bay and by the time it gave I was putting so much pressure on it that I slipped and cut my finger so bad I still have the scar, 8 years later.

The next two days when I was at work, doing cashier work at Walgreens(summer job), whenever I would open the register my finger would bleed.
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Building the rig and then finding out you could of bought the same GPU for $10 cheaper from another store. And forgetting to put on the thermal paste and wondering why the CPU is reaching 65 degrees on 20% load. Learnt that lesson lol
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On my second build ever I was trying to get out a stubborn metal place holder for the 5.25" drive bay and by the time it gave I was putting so much pressure on it that I slipped and cut my finger so bad I still have the scar, 8 years later.

The next two days when I was at work, doing cashier work at Walgreens(summer job), whenever I would open the register my finger would bleed.
wow pwned
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The worst thing you can do is discover OCN after ordering all the parts from Newegg based on their egg rating
That.
    
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Actually, the worst thing you can do is buy a Mac afterward!
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That.
Haha, ya.
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Unfortunately, yes, it happens every time.

How do I get by? Simple; I just look at what I got and say to myself "yeah, I got a kick ass rig".

My personal DOH moment is that I got my E8400 for $160 where I could get a Q9550 for $150 or less. :<
Edited by metallicamaster3 - 10/14/09 at 3:53pm
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Smash your new rig after seeing...

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