The idle musings of a former military man, former computer geek, medically retired pastor and now full-time writer. Contents guaranteed to offend the politically correct and anal-retentive from time to time. My approach to life is that it should be taken with a large helping of laughter, and sufficient firepower to keep it tamed!
Sunday, January 24, 2010
Ben-Hur - motorized???
I'm astonished to learn that some idiots enthusiasts have made themselves chariots pulled by lawnmower engines mounted ahead of their vehicles, and are staging 'motorized chariot races' in the style of the ancient Roman games. Here's a video clip of their efforts.
Verily, the mind doth boggle! However, I'd love to fit one of those contraptions with license plates and buzz around the local streets. The expressions on the faces of those passing by should be priceless!