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    what was first discovered the parachute or the airplane?

    what was first discovered ... the parachute or the airplane?
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    parachute

    airplanes

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    Stanley Switlik, the man who popularized the parachute, was a major philanthropist here in the Keys. Our local elementary school bears his name. Our spectacular public beach was named in honor of his wife.
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    yes my friend a perfect answer.
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    The kid jumping off the garage with a sheet tie around his neck thinking he's superman... Sorry when I read the question that popped into my head...and no I'm not drinking any beer...lol...

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    Quote Originally Posted by harley-lynn
    The kid jumping off the garage with a sheet tie around his neck thinking he's superman... Sorry when I read the question that popped into my head...and no I'm not drinking any beer...lol...
    lol i tried that before i saw an airplane i was 10 years old ...i jumped from a tree .thank god i did not break my neck .at that age i was drinking water and juice only .
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