Saturday, March 15, 2008

Watch An Upright Piano Get Shredded

It's a little slow today for new posts, so until I find something more interesting, watch the full upright piano pictured above get shredded (click twice on the arrow above).

(HT: Grant Leonard)

Watch the shreding of a large copier, or an entire Dodge Daytona car, or pick many other items from this list.


At 3/15/2008 10:20 AM, Blogger juandos said...

Well a slow day, eh?

Here's something to keep some of your slower students occupied since it really doesn't involve much reading and the remedial reading at your school might be a bit sketchy...

"Free To Choose" TV Series by Milton Friedman

Original 1980 Series "Free to Choose":

Volume 1: Power of the Market
Volume 2: The Tyranny of Control
Volume 3: Anatomy of a Crisis
Volume 4: From Cradle to Grave
Volume 5: Created Equal
Volume 6: What’s Wrong With Our Schools? (not available)
Volume 7: Who Protects the Consumer?
Volume 8: Who Protects the Worker?
Volume 9: How to Cure Inflation
Volume 10: How to Stay Free

Updated 1990 Series:

Volume 1: The Power of the Market (Intro by A. Schwarzenegger)
Volume 2: The Tyranny of Control (Intro by George Schultz)

(not available)
Volume 3: The Failure of Socialism (Intro by Ronald Reagan)
Volume 4: What’s Wrong With Our Schools? (I. David Friedman)
Volume 5: Created Equal (Intro by Steve Allen)

At 3/15/2008 10:36 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sorry you are having a slow day Mr. Perry.

If you or any of your readers have comments on the following story I would be most appreciative.

Derivatives the new 'ticking bomb'

Buffett and Gross warn: $516 trillion bubble is a disaster waiting to happen

At 3/15/2008 10:53 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

More videos for econ students:

Commanding Heights documentary

Only six hours worth.

At 3/16/2008 10:47 AM, Blogger geewhy said...

Fantastic! Why bother tuning the piano when we can just shred it and buy a new one? And since we shredded all the keys, wire and wood together, it's not recyclable and goes straight to the landfill. (Recycling is for liberals anyway.) Now if we could just find some low-wage offshore workers to do the shredding, we could send these Americans off to work at Taco Bell and everything would be perfect. Thanks for the cool video!

At 3/17/2008 1:10 AM, Blogger Bret said...

Hmmm. Is that the device Saddam Hussein used to throw people into?

At 3/17/2008 10:50 AM, Blogger Yannai said...

But will it blend?

At 9/27/2008 11:02 AM, Anonymous Upright Solutions said...

poor piano =(
this is great thanks for the vid and the links!



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