11 Dead and 100 injured for a hobby!

Flyng in the face of all common sense, one might say...

Yes, I know. By the door, third peg from the left...
 
No worse than mine and I'm staying.

I finally got into the kite club.

Somebody pulled strings.
 
I'm Kiting for Boys on another forum



My jacket's on
 
They actually bet on the results of kiting competitions.

It's got to be worth a flutter.
 

Biped

LE
Book Reviewer
Your just flying a kite with this aren't you.
 

HVM_Boy

War Hero
I thought this thread was going to be about the TA and the recent mobilisations...

:scratch:

I'll get me coat.
 

woody

LE
If it caused so much chaos maybe the taliban weren't complete loonies when they banned kite flying in afgan.
 
They were just killjoys.

I see that the kiteflyers haven't yet twigged on the dangers of flying them close to power lines. If the lines don't get you, some bugger will shoot you as he gets over excited over the near miss.
 
You've got to love the quote from the article "kite flying was banned after a string of deaths last year".
 

taff_dee

Old-Salt
filthyphil said:
You've got to love the quote from the article "kite flying was banned after a string of deaths last year".
beat me to it. good quote glad to see some reporters got a sense of humour
 
woody said:
If it caused so much chaos maybe the taliban weren't complete loonies when they banned kite flying in afgan.
Mohammed never flew a kite on the beach, therefore it's evil. Descartes, eat yer heart out.
 

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