This high-flying, jet-powered hoverboard is real


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#2

And only one year late!


#3

Why is this man not fighting crime? Or committing crimes, whatever. . .

Something superhero- or super villain-like.


#4

Wait, hoverboards do work on water, McFly?

Now hook three more up to his and fly formation!


#5

I saw some guy riding one of those things back in 2002. Made a real mess of that Macy Gray concert.


#6

The Wright brothers wore tweed suits and bowler hats when they took their first flights, now we have guys wearing jumpsuits covered in advertisements.

Progress.


#7

would a jumpsuit covered in Harris Tweed advertisements work as compromise?


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#9

Man, what can’t Frank Zappa do?


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#11

Nice commercial.


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#13

So they combined their tech with a classic idea:


#14

I watched this but by the end all I could think was no wake… no wake… NO WAKE!


#15

Better?


#16

A backpack full of jet fuel. What could possibly go wrong?


#17

I wonder how well it deals with windy conditions. I have to say, three miles is pretty impressive - more than my daily commute!


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#19

Well it’s cool and all, but it’s gonna be tough getting insurance.


#20

That’s impressive, and very very dangerous looking.