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Old 16-11-2012, 15:43   #1
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Flying Dingy...

This takes using a Pudgy as a liferaft to a whole new level!

Fearless adventurer takes to the air in boat carried by hundreds of BALLOONS as he prepares to cross Atlantic | Mail Online
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Old 16-11-2012, 16:48   #2
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Re: Flying Dingy...

Altitude control by popping balloons. OOOOOOO, that sound effective . . . for a little while.
A house is but a boat so poorly built and so firmly run aground no one would think to try and refloat it.
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