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Old January 24th, 2010, 12:33 PM
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On June 25, 1975, Bob Golden and Curt Nevin broke the world's record by performing the highest sway pole act in history. They did this by doing their swaying act on 30-foot poles on top of the Oil Derrick.


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Old January 24th, 2010, 04:32 PM
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On June 25, 1975, Bob Golden and Curt Nevin broke the world's record by performing the highest sway pole act in history. They did this by doing their swaying act on 30-foot poles on top of the Oil Derrick.


And now SF would probably just add some safety harnesses and charge guests to do it, much like other upcharge "thrill-ride" attractions.

Maybe I should shush before we give them any ideas.
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Old January 24th, 2010, 10:39 PM
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On June 25, 1975, Bob Golden and Curt Nevin broke the world's record by performing the highest sway pole act in history. They did this by doing their swaying act on 30-foot poles on top of the Oil Derrick.


I saw this.
I was thinking they did it all that summer.
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The articles I read made it seem like it was a one-time deal.



So they did it all Summer?!

They were crazier than I thought!
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Old January 25th, 2010, 09:32 AM
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The articles I read made it seem like it was a one-time deal.



So they did it all Summer?!

They were crazier than I thought!

I could be wrong, it was a while back.
I was thinking it went on for a while.
I remember some of the tower workers complaining about it.
I don't recall why.
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