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felix jumping from 120,000 feet in space

Discussion in 'Entertainment' started by Bennett707, Oct 9, 2012.

  1. Oct 9, 2012 at 5:21 PM
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    Delmarva

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    I believe he's Austrian
     
  2. Oct 9, 2012 at 5:21 PM
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    Think 10ish
     
  3. Oct 9, 2012 at 5:22 PM
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    Ahhhh from the land down under :p
     
  4. Oct 9, 2012 at 5:28 PM
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    Red bill stratos twitter account said it won't be tomorrow either. The weather is supposed to be the same as it was today. So Thursday at the earliest.
     
  5. Oct 9, 2012 at 5:29 PM
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    :facepalm:
     
  6. Oct 9, 2012 at 5:31 PM
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    OffroadToy The dog did it...I swear!

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    crazy sob!!
     
  7. Oct 9, 2012 at 5:32 PM
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    hahha
     
  8. Oct 9, 2012 at 5:33 PM
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    How do they expect to slow him down from 690+mph without some serious whiplash?
     
  9. Oct 9, 2012 at 5:33 PM
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    Joking, right?
    Craaaaaap!
     
  10. Oct 9, 2012 at 8:07 PM
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    OffroadToy The dog did it...I swear!

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  11. Oct 9, 2012 at 8:23 PM
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    This is a Red Bull promotional event.
    I hope it is successful for Felix's sake.
    If something goes wrong, Red Bull is going to catch a lot of flack over it.

    Oh ya... how soon they forget
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Kittinger

    The talking heads on the news have been talking like this is a first ever.
    Kittinger did it 3 times from as high as 102,000ft and he also broke the sound barrier (speed of sound drops as you go higher, the newsies have been saying "first time").

    Felix will surpass the speed of sound at sea level, which is over 760mph, Kittinger only hit 614, but he was supersonic.
     
  12. Oct 9, 2012 at 9:09 PM
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    I think Sebastien Vettel should replace this Felix chap
     
  13. Oct 9, 2012 at 11:48 PM
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    I thought this: :p, made it clear. Haha yes. Everyone knows Austria is is just south of Ontario. :p. see I did it again
     
  14. Oct 10, 2012 at 3:34 AM
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    When I read it the first thing that came to mind was dumb and dumber. G'day, mate!
     
  15. Oct 10, 2012 at 4:23 AM
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    pippen that was'nt a vitamin!!

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    I thought space started at 62 miles? (264,000 feet)
    These are all lies...LIES I SAY! :D
     
  16. Oct 10, 2012 at 9:15 AM
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  17. Oct 10, 2012 at 9:17 AM
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    interesting
     
  18. Oct 10, 2012 at 9:24 AM
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    2mph winds or less, it will never take off :goingcrazy:
     
  19. Oct 10, 2012 at 9:27 AM
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    2mph! Yup. This will never happen.
     
  20. Oct 15, 2012 at 8:41 AM
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    shit's crazy. What's the next thing redbull will be involved in? A supercharged dirtbike making a record jump from the moon to earth?
     
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