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Mythbusters : the 3 pilot episodes that started it all!
Savage, Adam, 1967-
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (2 hr., 30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Pilot 1. Jamie & Adam test the claim that an Air Force sergeant attached a rocket to the roof of a '67 Chevy Impala, leaving only a blackened crater in the side of a mountain. Then, see if Pop Rocks and soda could have killed Mikey, star of Life cereal commercials.

Pilot 2. Investigate the story of a woman on an airplane who got stuck on the toilet, forcing it to land. Then, see if it's possible for raw biscuit dough to explode in a hot car.

Pilot 3. Can a guy float away on his lawn chair, lifted by a bunch of weather balloons? And, see if gold body paint, as shown in Goldfinger, causes death by skin suffocation. Will poppy-seed bagels produce a "positive" result in a drug test?
General Note:
Title from videodisc.
Jet-assisted Chevy, pop rocks and soda -- Vacuum toliet, biscuit bazooka, leaping lawyer -- Larry's lawn-chair balloon, Goldfinger, poppy seed drug test.
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