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B.C. by Mastroianni and Hart for September 28, 2020

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    eromlig  2 months ago

    Isn’t that how Gallagher got his start?

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    jagedlo  2 months ago

    Men In Tights Stealth Catapult…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VDyZp-F3hEQ

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    I Mad Am I  2 months ago

    October is well on its way! It is the time of the year we have powered air cannons. These monsters are set to crush cars!!!

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    LeftCoastKen Premium Member 2 months ago

    Watermelons … or pumpkins. Or, if you’re Monty Python, cows?

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    Farside99  2 months ago

    I love to watch Punkin Chunkin’.

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    pschearer Premium Member 2 months ago

    And pianos. Don’t forget pianos.

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    hariseldon59  2 months ago

    Back in his younger years, David Letterman had a recurring segment where he would drop watermelons and other things off a five story tower.

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    guy42  2 months ago

    The nuclear weapon of the middle ages, and later.

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    dave1960  2 months ago

    Sooner or later, someone will sit on it…..

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    ccnrob  2 months ago

    Monty Python used it to launch cows.

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    sandpiper  2 months ago

    Now, if he’d said pianos, I wouldn’t have believed it. But then . . .

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    kenshively  2 months ago

    Have you ever been hit by a flying watermelon. SPLAT…

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    jpayne4040  2 months ago

    Imagine the pranks you could play with that.

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    mrcooncat  2 months ago

    After the near fatal accident during the last aired “Punkin Chunkin” event, it hasn’t been held since (insurance too high). Several smaller events are held at other locations around the country, and I’m sure that several ‘amateur chunkers’ are still pursuing the perfect launcher.

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    lars_doyle  2 months ago

    I never realized cavemen spoke French. Learn something new every day.

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    Technicholls  2 months ago

    Like Gallagher.

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    clacou  2 months ago

    Every time a new weapon is invented, someone says “this will make war impossible”…

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    vaughnrl2003 Premium Member 2 months ago

    Once you get tired of launching watermelons and cows you can head over to Id and show Rodney and the FINK your new toy.

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    Wizard of Ahz-no relation  2 months ago

    once i can get it over the plate they’ll never stop my fast ball

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    Amra Leo  2 months ago

    And fruitcake!

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    assrdood  2 months ago

    Just saw a YouTube vid about a squirrel catapult.

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    heathcliff2  2 months ago

    Fun is fun. Anarchy is anarchy. If you like war do as Action Steve, pal with Fanatic Anarchist Vlad.

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    Zebrastripes  2 months ago

    A cauldron of hot oil is coming….

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    cubswin2016  2 months ago

    Wile E. Coyote showed us how dangerous catapults can be.

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    wes tnt  2 months ago

    remote seeding?

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    Plods with ... Premium Member 2 months ago

    Punkin’ Chunkin’!

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    ComicsBinger Premium Member 2 months ago

    https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/1/1a/Big_10_Inch_-World_Record_Moab_Shot.JPG/220px-Big_10_Inch_-_World_Record_MoabShot.JPG

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    zeexenon  2 months ago

    I’ve watched several, but prefer my potato cannon. On second thought, my Wrist Rocket to shoot cherry bombs was fun too.

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    42ntson  2 months ago

    chunkin punkins

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    timinwsac Premium Member 2 months ago

    Is that legal to possess in california?

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    RobertaPyle  2 months ago

    Time for punkin chukin’

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    Bruce1253  2 months ago

    A long time ago it was an annual competition for the engineering department where I got my undergrad degree, to have the students build catapults of various styles and fling beer kegs. Being students, it was of course their sacred duty to empty the beer kegs first, then fling them.

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    DCBakerEsq  2 months ago

    Cat launcher.

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    Troglodyte  2 months ago

    He should just put up an “Out to launch” sign and leave.

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    WhoDat  2 months ago

    And that’s how punkin’ chunkin’ started in DE…

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    Billy Yank  2 months ago

    B.C. is long on humor but a little short on the technology of trebuchets. The long bed and the sling for the projectile are missing. About four years ago, I got to see a full-size trebuchet in action, flinging pumpkins up to about 100 yards. My grandson and I also built a table-top size one from a kit a few years ago. I was impressed that he quickly learned the proper name for it and was able to make it work fairly well.

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    Thinkingblade  2 months ago

    Got to say – launching pumpkins and watermelon with a trebuchet and firing off potatoes with a potato gun was about as visceral a weekend as I can remember.

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    WCraft Premium Member 2 months ago

    I hate it when they run out of cows …

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    BlueKnight1966  2 months ago

    Chunkin’ Punkin’s!

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    JenSolo02  2 months ago

    Okay, but no castles yet, not even mot and bailey. Pumpkin chunkin’ is fun though….

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    dflak  2 months ago

    Trebuchet: the weapon of choice for geeks.

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    Night-Gaunt49  2 months ago

    Amazing what those molecular fabricators and optical educators can do for them in this very hot and sunny future after regular humanity has mostly died out. Except at the poles and in orbit.

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    falcon_370f  2 months ago

    Wasn’t it called “pumpkin” chucking?

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    David Huie Green-What can it hurt?(last words)  2 months ago

    Tools are what their users use them for.

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    DelWatts  about 2 months ago

    There is a guy with a TV future on the Discovery Channel

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