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wasoxygen  ·  232 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Friday Fun (Fake?) Facts

Rope?! That's crazy. What about fire, rodents, rotting? I am always amazed when the state of the art in engineering is the least worst thing that works. When it's not a split washer.

I made up the bit about gold and platinum. Then I had to fact-check it because you never know.