Video: When the Super Soaker was released 25 years ago, it stirred up a bit of controversy when some idiots filled the water guns with bleach. But that's nothing compared to how dangerous this pressurised water gun that YouTuber Asp built. It's capable of inflicting a tremendous amount of damage, even serious bodily harm if pointed in the wrong direction.
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Lonnie Johnson's having a good week. The former NASA engineer just won $US73 million in a royalties dispute with the toymaker Hasbro for inventing the Super Soaker, the coolest toy you ever had growing up. The lawsuit also covered royalties for Nerf which Johnson also masterminded because he is awesome.
If you're not big into the Olympics because track and field just doesn't get you going, infamous pranksters Improv Everywhere have a nice alternative for you. Its latest MP3 experiment takes on the Olympic Games in a characteristically bewildering style.