NY man's old grenade was a live one

NY man's old grenade was a live one

There are 10 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Mar 4, 2011, titled NY man's old grenade was a live one. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

It turns out the old grenade an Army veteran found in his northern New York garage was very much alive.

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Rich U

United States

#1 Mar 4, 2011
Kinda reminds me of when we were remodeling our house on Cambridge St. in St.Paul in 1986. One of the workers pulled down a wall and a hand grenade(pineapple type) rolled out. Everybody bailed. Luckily, it was inert. Still have it.
Al Bundy

Minneapolis, MN

#2 Mar 5, 2011
Rich U wrote:
Kinda reminds me of when we were remodeling our house on Cambridge St. in St.Paul in 1986. One of the workers pulled down a wall and a hand grenade(pineapple type) rolled out. Everybody bailed. Luckily, it was inert. Still have it.
I'll bet you never saw hourly workers move so fast in their lives!

roadrunner 7

“Yeah, I'm a troll”

Since: Feb 10

But so are you.

#3 Mar 5, 2011
Cool. I mean, what good are inert ones?

Since: Feb 11

AOL

#4 Mar 5, 2011
roadrunner 7 wrote:
Cool. I mean, what good are inert ones?
You won't get killed messing around with them!

roadrunner 7

“Yeah, I'm a troll”

Since: Feb 10

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#5 Mar 6, 2011
MN Patriot wrote:
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You won't get killed messing around with them!
True, but rule #1 is you don't mess with grenades.

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

South Bend, IN

#6 Mar 6, 2011
roadrunner 7 wrote:
Cool. I mean, what good are inert ones?
Kinder and gentler wars?

roadrunner 7

“Yeah, I'm a troll”

Since: Feb 10

But so are you.

#7 Mar 6, 2011
Uh Clem wrote:
<quoted text>
Kinder and gentler wars?
A use for a live one-

Think beer, 4th of July and antpile...

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

South Bend, IN

#8 Mar 6, 2011
roadrunner 7 wrote:
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A use for a live one-
Think beer, 4th of July and antpile...
Or golf courses and gophers.
Rich U

United States

#9 Mar 6, 2011
Al Bundy wrote:
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I'll bet you never saw hourly workers move so fast in their lives!
And not to mention the extra laundry we had to do.
Rich U

United States

#10 Mar 6, 2011
roadrunner 7 wrote:
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True, but rule #1 is you don't mess with grenades.
True, just ask the Col. in the movie Scent of a Woman.

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