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Old 06-28-2016, 08:13 PM
JRDelirious JRDelirious is offline
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Hey, people will believe anything.

But yes, basically this time and place was not the "recording all the time" type of society we now know, and the average tourist may have a snapshot camera or an 8mm without any sort of fancy zoom lens that would help litle.
Originally Posted by kenobi 65 View Post
It was absolutely illegal; Petit worked covertly with a team to figure out how to string the cable, and then to actually do so.

In the end, all charges against him were dropped.
In exchange for doing a free public performance for children. And he got a free lifetime pass to the observation deck.

They probably figured they'd have to release a couple dozen muggers and pushers to make room for those couilles of his at the Tombs. And that any copycats would be a very quickly self-correcting problem

Last edited by JRDelirious; 06-28-2016 at 08:14 PM.