[rescue] Re: Perverse Question

Steve Sandau ssandau at bath.tmac.com
Tue Jun 17 11:14:31 CDT 2003

Chad Fernandez wrote:
> Steve Sandau wrote:
>> A friend of mine near here has one. We were talking about some type of 
>> charity thing where you'd pay a few bucks to launch a computer. (Who 
>> hasn't been irritated enough one time or another to enjoy that!)
>> Our problem was cleanup. We couldn't figure out how to get all the 
>> screws, metal shards and possibly hazardous stuff out of the dirt. 
>> Man, it sounds like *fun* though... Guess we'll have to stick with 
>> pumpkins and spud guns for now...
> That's an easy fix..... just make the target a pile of old PC's.  Make 
> the ammo something else, like old bowling balls, or pumpkins, or 
> something handy.  Pre-aim the thing so that it is possible to hit the 
> target.

That scenario is the reason for the reference to the spud gun. ;) Aim 
isn't great, but it makes a great *splat* when it hits...


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