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Old 04-22-2010, 03:46 PM
 
Location: El Camino Real
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I would go on it, but not for $100. Maybe $20. $100 is ridiculously expensive to be tossed off the strat one time. Many people have jumped for free, but the downside is they didn't survive.
I would die of fright before I hit the ground.
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Old 04-22-2010, 04:04 PM
 
Location: Small Town USA Population about 15,000
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This will keep you away....Bob Stupak built it and it burnt down and then he rebuilt it.
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Old 04-23-2010, 12:12 AM
 
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Not on your life.... LOL!

I was "pressured" a few years ago to ride the thing that swings out over the edge and spins around for several minutes while centrifugal force pulls your seat bottom back and has you looking straight down at the strip. I (seriously) hit the guy who told me it "wasn't that bad" after the ride was finished. Not very nice at all!
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Old 04-23-2010, 03:34 AM
 
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I am glad I am not the only one scared of this new ride.
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Old 04-23-2010, 11:18 AM
 
Location: Las Vegas / GV
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i dont know (with a LOT of vodka) it looks fun....
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Old 04-23-2010, 11:22 AM
 
Location: Jonquil City (aka Smyrna) Georgia- by Atlanta
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I would love to do it but not for that much. Maybe $30- rope optional.
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Old 04-23-2010, 01:07 PM
 
Location: Kingman AZ
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i dont know (with a LOT of vodka) it looks fun....
They have NEVER in history distilled THAT much Wodka
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Old 04-23-2010, 08:43 PM
 
Location: Houston
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I am surprised!!!

I really thought there would be alot more interest in this...
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Old 04-23-2010, 10:24 PM
 
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
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At least now we'll be able to differentiate between those jumping, and commiting suicide, and those, jumping, who are not trying to kill themselves.

Maybe or maybe not.

I recall some years ago, the guards tried to stop a local high school student
from jumping. Standing on the edge, after scaling the security walls, he sported a big smile directed at the guards, and jumped. At least that's what was reported in the newspaper.
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Old 04-24-2010, 01:52 AM
 
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It looks freaky deaky
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