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Wednesday, October 03, 2012

This really made me laugh hope you like it too!

Sometimes it DOES take a Rocket Scientist!!
(true story)..

Scientists at Rolls Royce built a gun specifically to launch dead chickens at the windshields of airliners and military jets all travelling at maximum velocity.

The idea is to simulate the frequent incidents of collisions with airborne fowl to test the strength of the windshields.

American engineers heard about the gun and were eager to test it on the Windshields of their new high speed trains.

Arrangements were made, and a gun was sent to the American engineers.

When the gun was fired, the engineers stood shocked as the chicken hurled out of the barrel, crashed into the shatterproof shield, smashed it to smithereens, blasted through the control console, snapped the engineer's back-rest in two and embedded itself in the back wall of the cabin like an arrow shot from a bow..

The horrified Americans sent Rolls Royce the disastrous results of the experiment, along with the designs of the windshield and begged the British scientists for suggestions.

You're going to love this......

Rolls Royce responded with a one-line memo:

"Defrost the chicken."



Member Comments About This Blog Post:
ARTJAC 10/7/2012 2:41AM


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MARYJOANNA 10/3/2012 6:42AM

  Great! It takes all kinds!

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DEBBIELCG 10/3/2012 6:20AM

    lets have a round of applause for the chickens.

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AZTLAN777 10/3/2012 5:55AM


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SPARKCHANTAL 10/3/2012 5:16AM

    you gotta be kidding

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