Forget fruitcake: Give skydiving

Forget fruitcake: Give skydiving

There are 18 comments on the KNVA-TV Austin story from Dec 12, 2011, titled Forget fruitcake: Give skydiving. In it, KNVA-TV Austin reports that:

Forget the material things - reindeer sweaters, clunky toys, stocking stuffers that end up as, well, stuff.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at KNVA-TV Austin.

“Power to the people”

Since: Jul 10

Once was Top Secret

#1 Dec 12, 2011
Some people think skydiving is dangerous. It's Not!

But watch out for the landing, it maybe a real killer.

“New & Improved..”

Since: Oct 07

Formerly From Kenya

#2 Dec 12, 2011
Fruitcakes in a family have killed more relationships then skydiving ever will...justy(tm) sayin'
Katie Scarlett

United States

#3 Dec 12, 2011
I had a Grandma who made fanTAStic fruitcake soaked in rum..... mmmmmmmmmm..... she is gone now sooooo skydiving would hit the spot. lol
Perry s Brainless Freeze

Philadelphia, PA

#4 Dec 12, 2011
Yeah, and take out a life insurance policy on the recipient while you're at it. The Lord works in mysterious ways. And so do rip cords and chutes....
Perry s Brainless Freeze

Philadelphia, PA

#5 Dec 12, 2011
Katie Scarlett wrote:
I had a Grandma who made fanTAStic fruitcake soaked in rum..... mmmmmmmmmm..... she is gone now sooooo skydiving would hit the spot. lol
Skydiving and rum do not mix. See my previous post. Thank you.

“Pardon my nosiness ”

Since: May 07

London, England

#6 Dec 12, 2011
It's only the last foot on your free-fall to earth that's a bugger, once you're over that you'll never worry about anything again.

“Jody”

Since: Apr 09

Location hidden

#7 Dec 12, 2011
For my two cents, fruit cakes should be sky dived.

Since: Feb 09

Location hidden

#8 Dec 13, 2011
fruit cake!
YUCK

only cheap people give out fruit cake.
Flying Bedsheet

Huntington, NY

#9 Dec 13, 2011
I really would like to give a sky diving gift to my Mother-In-Law for Christmas........and also be the one to pack her parachute.

“Pardon my nosiness ”

Since: May 07

London, England

#10 Dec 13, 2011
I love fruitcake :)
Elton John

Huntington, NY

#11 Dec 13, 2011
reza june wrote:
I love fruitcake :)
Then you must love me!!!!!

“Pardon my nosiness ”

Since: May 07

London, England

#12 Dec 13, 2011
Elton John wrote:
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Then you must love me!!!!!
I love your money!
Elton John

Huntington, NY

#13 Dec 13, 2011
reza june wrote:
<quoted text>
I love your money!
I love your nose!!!!

;-)

“Pardon my nosiness ”

Since: May 07

London, England

#14 Dec 13, 2011
Elton John wrote:
<quoted text>
I love your nose!!!!
;-)
I must admit to a dirty little secret, that I've been giving it 'fix-a-flat' injections, butt unlike the lately deceased guy with the erectile dysfunction, I want mine to stay limber, at least for more than four hours.
Eltons John

Huntington, NY

#15 Dec 13, 2011
reza june wrote:
<quoted text>
I must admit to a dirty little secret, that I've been giving it 'fix-a-flat' injections, butt unlike the lately deceased guy with the erectile dysfunction, I want mine to stay limber, at least for more than four hours.
Ah, you speak as if someone who nose.....

8-)

“Pardon my nosiness ”

Since: May 07

London, England

#16 Dec 13, 2011
Eltons John wrote:
<quoted text>
Ah, you speak as if someone who nose.....
8-)
Ha, ha, ha! He who Knows Nose, Knows not, butt he who Knows not, is just plain Nosey :>>>>)
AmericanLady

Danville, KY

#17 Dec 13, 2011
It's not the 'fall' that hurts.....
It's the sudden STOP ;-)

“Pardon my nosiness ”

Since: May 07

London, England

#18 Dec 13, 2011
AmericanLady wrote:
It's not the 'fall' that hurts.....
It's the sudden STOP ;-)
This female paraglider went up instead of down and survived.

"Ewa Wisnerska, 35, was sucked so high that she blacked out and became encased in ice."

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/154...

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