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10-14-2012 10:08 PM
TorpedoVegas
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Originally Posted by mojo maestro View Post
Kittinger jumped from over 100,000' back in 1960. Tech and what not.........Kittinger's jump is more impressive.
Did you know they didn't even invent the handheld calculator until 7 years after his jump!....sure he had the Airforce behind him and tons of cash, but the low tech at that time and the fact that his hand swelled to twice the normal size on his way up in the balloon ( and he just decided to tough it out and not tell anyone! ) make his jump wayyyyyyy ballsier.. Plus he still held out longer on the freefall and that record never got broken today. Kittinger kicks some serious ass.
10-14-2012 09:20 PM
BigmountainVMD I was surprised there was no "Pssssh, Uhhhh Felix to Ground Control. Red Bull gives you wings. And uncontrollable diarrhea in my spacesuit..."
10-14-2012 09:10 PM
mojo maestro Kittinger jumped from over 100,000' back in 1960. Tech and what not.........Kittinger's jump is more impressive.
10-14-2012 05:39 PM
ChiTownRon That was awesome to watch. This guy definitely has a huge set of balls. I'm skeptical to go skydiving. And this guy is jumping from outer space pretty much.
10-14-2012 01:49 PM
LyGuy Watched it live on Youtube, loved it from the moment the capsule doors opened and he was pretty much stepping outside into space
10-14-2012 01:39 PM
killclimbz That was just fucking amazing. Way to go Felix!
10-14-2012 01:23 PM
slyder The moment he is standing on that edge just before he releases !!!!
10-14-2012 01:17 PM
mojo maestro Looks like Mr Kittinger still has the longest freefall time!
10-14-2012 01:08 PM
ShredLife human beings are bizarre....

go for it dude!
10-14-2012 01:04 PM
HoboMaster This is slightly terrifying, can only imagine what's going through his head.
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