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Old 12 March 2007, 04:14 AM
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Icon81 Death by toaster

Comment: This is not a NEW rumor, but it's been repeated as gospel for at
least 60 years. Is it true or not?

"You can get electrocuted by jamming a fork (or knife, etc) into a
toaster," the implication being that the metal might make contact with the
hot filaments and conduct a powerful jolt of electricity up your arm to
your heart or other vital organs.

Let me know, OK?
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