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Have you seen this crap?

  1. May 26, 2005 #1

    JamesU

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    I can't be sure that how stuff works is such a reliable website after this:

    http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/lightsaber.htm

    Lightsabers to light cigarettes, slice toast, serve cake? It it's hot enough to light a cigarrete, won't it burn your food itemsTrim hedges? your hedges would be dead.
     
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  3. May 26, 2005 #2

    Mk

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    Howstuffworks is a realiable site with correct information. But that article is a joke. It is supposed to be funny.
     
  4. May 26, 2005 #3

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    Last edited: May 26, 2005
  5. May 26, 2005 #4

    FredGarvin

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    I have seen mistakes in How Stuff Works. Most notably (even after I sent in suggestions that they change it) the proper operating prionciples behind tandem rotor helicopters.

    I saw the lightsaber bit too. It was a joke. I got a chuckle out of it.
     
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