Fighting with, not over, fluorescent lights
A crazy new Japanese sport arms combatants with a stockpile of fluorescent tubes and sets them against each other in an orgy of blood and glass.
Wed, Apr 08 2009 at 12:55 AM
Oh. My. Science.
These guys should get sponsored by a incandescent light bulb company because they're going to get very very sick in a year or three.
Seriously, there's mercury in those bulbs. I can't imagine being sliced up by thousands of little shards of glass while being engulfed in a dusty haze of mercury vapors and phosphors is good for your health. I hope those guys have good health plans, they're going to need it.
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