21 people set on fire for world record

21 people set on fire for world record

There are 15 comments on the WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg story from Oct 20, 2013, titled 21 people set on fire for world record. In it, WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg reports that:

A group of Cleveland residents lit themselves on fire Saturday, setting a new world record while raising money for charity at the same time.

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#1 Oct 20, 2013
~taps my crack pipe~ Why did I have to come from Cleveland? Isn't there any 'normal' humans there?

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Burnaby, Canada

#2 Oct 20, 2013
Should also set "21 dumbest people ever for world record"

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#3 Oct 20, 2013
Tourex wrote:
Should also set "21 dumbest people ever for world record"
Agree!

All the years I grew up there, never heard such a thing. Have no clue when or why they would do that.

When I first read the headline, thought would be some other country. But nope! Good old home full of dumbshits.

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#4 Oct 21, 2013
Who wants to match that record? Maybe someone burning with envy?
punny

Londonderry, NH

#5 Oct 21, 2013
Spotted Girl wrote:
Who wants to match that record? Maybe someone burning with envy?
"Match" the record. Ha! I see what you did there!

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Since: Jul 08

Sao Paulo

#6 Oct 21, 2013
Are there no easier record to beat, say, number of people saying the letter A while hopping on one foot? But no, they go with number of fools setting themselves on fire. Brilliant.

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Since: Jul 08

Sao Paulo

#7 Oct 21, 2013
Give a man a match, and he'll stay warm for an instant.
Set a man on fire, and he'll stay warm for the rest of his life.

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#8 Oct 21, 2013
JM_Brazil wrote:
Give a man a match, and he'll stay warm for an instant.
Set a man on fire, and he'll stay warm for the rest of his life.
Or, you set a man on fire, and you stay warm for the rest of your life...

Like a variation of, "Give a man a fish and he eats for a day, frame a man for murder, and he gets fed for the rest of his life."

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Chicago, IL

#9 Oct 21, 2013
So the 'in' Halloween costume for Cleveland this year is 'Cuyahoga River'?

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Since: Jul 08

to make it happen!

#10 Oct 21, 2013
Followed up by the world record number of people performing the stop, drop and roll maneuver.

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#11 Oct 21, 2013
Uh Clem wrote:
So the 'in' Halloween costume for Cleveland this year is 'Cuyahoga River'?
Say now, go easy on us. We tend to be flaming!
Have to admit, not everyone can catch a river on fire. But we, the tough of the country, can. We're cool/hot like that!

Plus...we got the Rock Hall of Fame!~

Oh yeah, Cleveland's got talent...

~laughs~
Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#12 Oct 22, 2013
Was gonna be 22, but the last guy, just before 'blast off' said WTF!!!, and ran off...
Mr Brown

Huntington, NY

#13 Oct 22, 2013
NOW I know how they got the term "Cleveland Steamers"!!!!!
Rambeaux

Berwyn, PA

#14 Oct 22, 2013
DC tells it like it is wrote:
<quoted text>
Say now, go easy on us. We tend to be flaming!
Have to admit, not everyone can catch a river on fire. But we, the tough of the country, can. We're cool/hot like that!
Plus...we got the Rock Hall of Fame!~
Oh yeah, Cleveland's got talent...
~laughs~
They also have a miserable NFL team. At least the Philadelphia Eagles have been in a couple of Super Bowls. But I gotta admit, the Indians and Cavaliers are pretty good.

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#15 Oct 22, 2013
Rambeaux wrote:
<quoted text>They also have a miserable NFL team. At least the Philadelphia Eagles have been in a couple of Super Bowls. But I gotta admit, the Indians and Cavaliers are pretty good.
Please, why bring up the Browns. How sad is that? Ya know.
I mean...have one bad year..okay...but really? Always?

They got a really nice stadium built for them for that blow-job playing they do.

Thank the Gods, I am not into sports.

Oh yeah, if things can be made worse, I now live in damn Knoxville. Am sure you've heard about the the fellow that bought bought the Browns. I just put my head in the sand and act like I know nothing.

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