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(Enterprise News)   Backyard zip lines are fun, or in technical legal langauge "risky and uninsurable"   (enterprisenews.com) divider line 3
    More: PSA, Chris Dupill, zip line, steel cable, Children's Hospital Boston, backyards  
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4802 clicks; posted to Main » on 05 Jan 2014 at 2:17 PM (50 weeks ago)   |  Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»



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2014-01-05 03:49:30 PM  
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Oh, you have to love websites that load perfectly fine, then redirect you away from the page you actually wanted to read for -GASP- daring to have javascript disabled. Enterprise news just lost a potential reader for a greedy, poorly designed script.

//seconded on InterruptingQuirk's point..
2014-01-05 01:47:48 PM  
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TheHighlandHowler: There was no way of knowing that it was a bad tree

That's when I stopped reading.


From a little back from your quote:  On that Thursday morning the zip line was installed between two trees in the Dupill's heavily wooded backyard.

I pretty much knew what the rest of the article would say.  How could a tree so rotten not be obvious during installation?
2014-01-05 11:50:37 AM  
1 votes:
It's always fun to get the local fat kid to try it, and then place bets on how far they go before losing their grip.
 
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