Everest from a balloon

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    I doubt it looks so pretty to someone who's freezing to death...
     
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    Ppl who have climbed Everest say by the time you get up there, you're so worn out and in such a hurry to return that you sit for a sec, take a picture, and immediately turn around and go back. Like Chevy Chase and his family in Vacation when they see the grand canyon.
     
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    They do look bloody cold.

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    you would complain about a blow job....
     
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    A blowjob with no pussy is a tease :evil:
     
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    Very nice photo.
     
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    nice photo...


    allie...the window to climb everest is short....you have to start up at 2 am...and turn around by a certian time to live...this is not a flexiable rule...most of those who die on everest have summitted and are on their way down. you cannot spend much time in the "death zone"
     
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    I met Eric Weihenmeyer in a brewpub in Leadville, Colorado. He was climbing 14'ers with his Kiwi guide/buddy who, if I remember correctly, led him up Everest. He was a nice guy. I don't know why he does it. I guess, because its there.

    Here's a video of Erik Weihenmeyer, a man who lost his lower legs to frostbite, and a man who is a parapalegic (climbing accident) climbing a sandstone tower outside of Moab, UT. Talk about some bad ass, muthas! (Shitty quality video)

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xcqs4PijlDY]YouTube - Erik Wiehenmayer and the "Three Gimps"[/ame]
     

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