Friday, November 27

paraglider

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Man takes couch and flatscreen TV paragliding with him

This may look like fun, but do not try this at home! Hasan Kaval is a professional paragliding pilot in Turkey. Apparently, he’s also a bit of a daredevil. The paraglider posted a video of a project he called “flying couch potato” on Instagram and YouTube and let’s just say, we’re very happy this project was a success. “I realized the project, which I thought of two years ago, today,” Kaval said on Instagram. Kaval mounted a flat-screen television to a sofa and then attached his paragliding gear to the whole setup. A group of helpers pushed him off the edge of a terrace and Haval took flight, couch and all. It’s unclear what protective gear he was wearing, if any.Kaval merely donned a T-shirt, sweatpants and, once he was in the air, he swapped his sne...