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Old 01-29-2013, 05:01 PM   #1
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Old 01-29-2013, 05:16 PM   #2
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I love how the narrator talks about how the crane driver wedged the crane there to stop it...like he had a choice.
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Behold the power of Fail Crane.

Second only in power to Fail Boat
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I would have put the out riggers down, first thing. It aint gonna keep rolling if the wheels are off the ground.
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I would have put the out riggers down, first thing. It aint gonna keep rolling if the wheels are off the ground.
Exactly what was I thinking. I kept saying, "drop the stabilizers, dude. Drop 'em." But he didn't listen.
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Lol

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He always could have dropped the tackle in front of one of the tires until the cable bound it up and brought it to a halt.
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...uh....well I guess I'd start looking for another job.
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I'd probably get the f@ck out of the way and film it!
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