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Press the button, Max [Dec. 10th, 2004|01:23 pm]
The American Caliban
Our elevators at work are made by Thyssen-Krupp. Krupp was formerly mostly known for making HUGE FREAKING GUNS that looked like this:

big gun

I think about this every time I ride the elevator.
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[User Picture]From: fg
2004-12-10 01:29 pm (UTC)
hey they also make buzzsaws of doom.
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[User Picture]From: halfjack
2004-12-10 01:32 pm (UTC)
Wow that thing cries out for sophisticated automation. And laser beam eyes!
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[User Picture]From: fengi
2004-12-10 01:43 pm (UTC)
"Tonight on BattleBots: The SUPERHUGE edition!"
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[User Picture]From: halfjack
2004-12-10 01:31 pm (UTC)
I bet the elevators go very quickly indeed.
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[User Picture]From: chaptal
2004-12-10 01:35 pm (UTC)
I'd love to see one of those shoved up rumsfeld's ass.
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[User Picture]From: travisd
2004-12-10 01:35 pm (UTC)
"This is an 88 Magnum. It shoots through schools"
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[User Picture]From: fengi
2004-12-10 01:42 pm (UTC)
Careful with this baby, the recoil is measured in miles.
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[User Picture]From: floydwilliams
2004-12-10 11:00 pm (UTC)
Gee sam,
Thats a really big gun.
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[User Picture]From: tuliphead
2004-12-11 10:25 pm (UTC)
are they the same people that now make coffee machines? perhaps they discovered that the reason they found themselves making such enormous guns was all rooted in bad coffee and have since turned their attentions to solving the problem at the source.
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[User Picture]From: vegemitelover
2004-12-12 01:37 am (UTC)
I am wondering if the thing cab pivot, and if the tracks liked the load of a 45 degree shot.
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