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post #27 of (permalink) Old 12-04-2012, 09:24 AM
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Originally Posted by Hammerlock2.0 View Post
Necks don't break like that though. You could probably tear some ligaments or cause contusions but I've never heard of someone snapping somebody's neck like they do in the movies. It just doesn't happen. Didn't they do a mythbusters episode on that once?
I dunno about mythbusters, but you are correct it would take superhuman strength and torque to snap someone's neck like that.

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