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    Jason Anker lives in the U.K. and was once a roofer. And then he fell and was paralyzed. And then he lost his house and got divorced. And since that time the accident has exacted a terrible toll on him, his friends, and family. There is nothing more to be said about this video except for watch it...

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    Sometimes we cut something we didn't mean to cut. When that happens, this pocket-sized container of powder might come in handy. Here's hoping you never need it.

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    This private museum in southern Washington state houses a huge collection (we're talking thousands) of rare, unusual saws.

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