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Barrel of Bricks/Pissing on the Third Rail/Eel Skin Wallet 

The story of the unlucky construction worker and the barrel of 500 lb. of bricks is tested. Also, you'll see if peeing on the third rail can kill you, along with credit cards not working due to an eel skin wallet.

Writer:

Peter Rees (creator)

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Jamie Hyneman ... Himself - Host
Adam Savage ... Himself - Host
Heather Joseph-Witham ... Herself - Folklorist
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Frank Joost Frank Joost ... Himself
Robert Lee Robert Lee ... Narrator (voice)
Rob Lobenstein Rob Lobenstein ... Himself
John E. McCosker John E. McCosker ... Himself (as Dr. John McCosker)
Kevin Smith ... Himself
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The story of the unlucky construction worker and the barrel of 500 lb. of bricks is tested. Also, you'll see if peeing on the third rail can kill you, along with credit cards not working due to an eel skin wallet.

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Certificate:

TV-PG
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 October 2003 (USA) See more »

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Did You Know?

Goofs

In the Ohm's Law equation, Jamie Hyneman misspells resistance "resistence." See more »

Connections

Edited into Beyond Tomorrow: Episode #2.21 (2006) See more »

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