This ad for FlyJumper bouncy stilt shoe… things is refreshingly honest. Sure, it looks like they're a lot of fun, but at the end of the day, you'll probably end up killing yourself with them in a horrible, gruesome way. I still kind of want a pair. [Consumerist]
FlyJumper Spring-Shoes Ad Demonstrates Deadly Nature of FlyJumpers
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