Darwin’s Endangered Species: The Intelligent Australian Bloke

(AustraliaMatters) You’d have to be a fair dinkum Australian knob head to dare stand out in a thunder storm. Turn the sound up and go full screen. It’ll take you’re mind off dull nwo crap for a few minutes. This was filmed in Darwin. Triva: Most cars act like a “faraday cage” and will usually (add disclaimer here, but if this tip saves your life send me beer) be a safe place parked in the open during lightening storms. See this Top Gear video of  a pommie knob head sitting in a car that’s deliberately pounded by lightening. The car later starts and runs fine–the paint looks good–but there’s no helping pommies. smiley

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