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July 15th, 2003

Throw dem phones

Now here’s an event we can all get behind: The Mobile Phone Throwing World Championship in Savonlinna, Finland. There are two categories: freestyle and original. There’s a separate competition for juniors (do they give them smaller phones to throw?). This year’s event is in late August and the results of last year’s are posted online. A new world record of over 66 meters was set last year. If you think you’d like to participate, be sure to read the rules first.

Posted in Just Plain Odd

FROM: Dave Walls [E-Mail]
DATE: Tuesday July 15, 2003 -- 12:33:47 pm
Very unusual grading system (on a scale of 4 out of 10?), but still a great idea.

I'm a little worried at the line of the rules that says:

"the competitor that pleases the jury the most will win."

I don't think I'd want to do play-by-play of this competition. ;)



FROM: Bud Kinsey
DATE: Monday July 21, 2003 -- 11:33:42 pm
i got ma fone fer when my boyfriends call me for a nite of intimite luvmakin



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