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New weapon fires waste at enemies


Posted on Wednesday, 5 September, 2012 | Comment icon 34 comments | News tip by: bmk1245


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A weapon system that fires a soldiers' own biological waste products at enemies has been patented.

Invented by Aleksandr Georgievich Semenov, the weapon system is designed to be incorporated in to armored vehicles such as tanks. During a battle soldiers inside the vehicle would be able to use the system to effectively fire their own biological waste at the enemy by having it encased with explosives within an artillery shell.

The mechanism is billed as both a way to help the soldiers get rid of their waste products while providing an additional form of ammunition to fire at an unsuspecting foe.

"As the projectile leaves the tank, it removes what would eventually have become a source of stinking misery for the poor soldiers who, in combat, could be forced to remain sealed inside their vehicle for several days."

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Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #25 Posted by nohands on 7 September, 2012, 9:03
nyahahah what a brilliant idea.... also nice utilization of all the resources within the vehicle..lol
Comment icon #26 Posted by Dark entity on 7 September, 2012, 11:48
Classic.
Comment icon #27 Posted by zebra99 on 7 September, 2012, 12:44
Comment icon #28 Posted by Mr. Smith on 8 September, 2012, 4:12
If that weapon gets into the hands of any 5 American Rednecks (like me for instance) we could take over the world in two weeks.
Comment icon #29 Posted by Catz on 11 September, 2012, 13:36
Sounds to me like recycling...
Comment icon #30 Posted by Ghost It Notes on 13 September, 2012, 0:23
Bio-weapons.
Comment icon #31 Posted by Mr. Smith on 13 September, 2012, 3:35
I don't think people are realizing how bad this is. Forget nukes. If some rolled up onto our shores with these we'd have to shut down all Taco Bell's, Burger Kings, White Castle's, Golden Corral's, Chipotle's and Carl Jr's just to have a fighting chance.
Comment icon #32 Posted by Harlequin Dreamer on 15 September, 2012, 21:11
Ew but I suppose the one good thing is you can kill your enemys and fertilise the earth and keep it green at the same time.
Comment icon #33 Posted by Junior Chubb on 16 September, 2012, 22:50
I would rather kill the enemy and fertilise their women.


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