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  • Scuba (2353 posts)
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    I could watch this all day …

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  • Marym625 (15063 posts)
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    1. I thought that was a cartoon at first

    WOW!

    Tried to insert the gif but I can’t make it work.

    @deadpool can this work?

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    • Deadpool (6637 posts)
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      2. I worked my magic…

         
      • Marym625 (15063 posts)
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        3. Awesome! Thank you

        :yourock:

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    • FanBoy (6344 posts)
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      9. I thought it was a small paper figure someone had set up to ride down an

      escalator handrail

      I think because the video loaded so slow for me

      • Marym625 (15063 posts)
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        10. Ha! Good, I'm not alone

        Sorry it took so long to load

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  • HassleCat (354 posts)
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    4. I tried it once

    Small hill, small jump, went maybe 100 feet while in the air. Too much for me. I wanted my skis on the snow more than that.

    • Scuba (2353 posts)
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      5. I jumped as a kid, biggest hill a 40-meter. I jumped 136 feet in competition ..

      … at Mt. Simon in Eau Claire Wisconsin in 1963.

      I still attend competitions in the upper midwest, but only as a spectator.  You can see world-class jumping in Westby, Wisconsin every February and there’s other, good competitions held annually.

      Westby

      Iola

      Madison

      Fox River Grove, Il

      There’s more too.

      • HassleCat (354 posts)
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        6. I think I tried Hendrickson Hill or Henderson Hill ,not sure

        It would have been about the same time you were jumping.  A classmate of mine was from a family of rabid ski jumpers, and he competed at the large hill above the university. I went with him to a practice on a much smaller hill, which I seem to remember was sort of in a residential area of Eau Claire.  It was sort of nestled in among the trees.  I wouldn’t even start all the way up.  I just wanted to say I did it.

  • Art from Ark (1736 posts)
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    7. And then, there's this

    • Scuba (2353 posts)
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      8. Ah yes, the "agony" part.

      • Hobbit709 (1553 posts)
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        13. Never get into a discussion with Sir Isaac-he ALWAYS wins.

        I won't shut up and I don't waste my time teaching pigs to sing
    • Gryneos (1080 posts)
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      11. And we saw that over and over and over and over and over and…

      almost just like an animated gif, only back then as part of the opening to ABC’s Wide World of Sports:


      And here’s a little something about the skier:

      "You! Cake or death?" "Uh, cake for me, too, please." "Very well! Give him cake, too! We're gonna run out of cake at this rate. You! Cake or death?" "Uh, death, please. No, cake! Cake! Cake, sorry. Sorry..." "You said death first, uh-uh, death first!" "Well, I meant cake!" "Oh, all right. You're lucky I'm Church of England!" Eddie Izzard, Dress To Kill
      • Art from Ark (1736 posts)
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        12. Yeah, ABC's Wide World of Sports

        I remember the opening, which was my mom’s cue to kick me out of the house on a sunny day (“You’ve already spent the whole morning watching cartoons! You need to go play outside!”)