A tall smokestack collapsed on an excavator, and a drone filmed it

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This 115-year-old smokestack in Pell City, Alabama didn't go down without a fight. The 158-foot chimney survived two attempts to demolish it with explosives. That's when Tim Phifer was brought in to knock it over with an excavator. But in a final throe of resistentialism, the smokestack decided to collapse on the backhoe burying it in 2.6 million pounds of rubble. Fortunately, Mr. Phifer survived the attempt on his life. Read the rest

Champagne bottle fights back

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Animated GIFs of infomercial losers

Animated GIFs from moments-of-disaster in "As Seen on TV" commercials. Read the rest