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    Human cannonball dies when safety net fails to engage

    A man who was taking part in a human cannonball show in Detling, England, was fatally injured Monday when the event failed to go off as planned, Kent police said.
    The British Press Association, citing police, said a safety net failed to engage.
    More here: Act goes awry, human cannonball dies - CNN.com

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    Sounds like he went out with a bang!
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    Quote Originally Posted by ms1600 View Post
    Sounds like he went out with a bang!
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