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Because we have Snowzilla.

What is 8 feet tall, looks like a lizard and vomits flames?

Nick Berte’s extended adolescence.

Or the product of it, at least. When he was a kid, Berte’s father, a nuclear engineer and inventor, would help him fuse stuff onto cars with a Heliarc welder. Growing up, he sprayed old tennis balls with WD-40, set them alight and whacked them back and forth on the court with friends.

“Before video games,” he explains, “there was fire.”

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On February 2nd, 2011 04:03 pm (UTC), mortuus commented:
AWESOME!
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