Skip to comments.Mountain climber Alex Honnold seems to defy gravity
Posted on 11/28/2012 6:23:09 PM PST by navysealdad
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What is that?
Wikipedia says yes.
Good Work Boots!
What is that?
To Conduct Science!
I got queasy just watching the video.
I hear your tensors flexing.
I did some climbing in my youth but nothing anywhere close to the difficult climbs this guy does.
Knew a guy who free climbed a 300’ 5.6 that we did on belay and thought he was insane. He took the same approach to riding a motorcycle. He was a better climber than rider and died in the saddle.
Oh, okay. I played a very tiny bit of the first one on Orange Box. We mostly played Half-Life 2.
Oh well, I guess we will see how the two game's storylines connect in Portal 3 and Half Life 3
Setting off gaydar throughout the world.
Describes himself as “militant atheist”
It says early 2014 for Half Life 3.
Interesting. Satan can give unusual powers: Preternatural; fear suppression, too.
Satan could also withdraw that “gift” 2499’ up a half mile climb.
I did make it through the video but not without plenty of autonomic fear responses of my own.
Back in the day I owned a climbing school/guide service and was spending around 150 days a year on the rock. I free climbed a bit, mostly 5.6-5.8 and all under 100 feet.
Looking back on that time makes me realize that although freeing a wall is the ultimate expression of the sport, only a precious few should attempt the things that Hollold does... and even then, for a very short window of time.
Everyone knows he can't count to Three.
I gotta say I have no idea who Gabe Newell is. Though I do know Leroy Jenkins.
John Bachar was the best for 30 years, until he fell in July 2009.
Man, that’s stomach churning to watch, never mind being there!
He owns the Company that makes them and directs their development course.
As such we have Half Life 2, Portal 2, Left 4 Dead 2, Team Fortress 2, Counterstrike 2, Half Life 2 Episode 1, Half Life 2 Episode 2.
You see a pattern here?
Unlike Leeroy Jenkins, Gabe Newell does Nothing Quickly.
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