Sunday, April 29, 2012

MIT students throw a piano off the roof of their dorm for the 40th consecutive year

MIT students relive the bliss of commemorative destruction
In 1972, residents of MIT's Baker House dorm engineered a solution to their broken piano problem by shoving the instrument off the roof. This was so much fun that they've been doing it ever since. Catherine Coleman, an alumna of the university, even took a euthanized ivory with her to the International Space Station for six months. Read more at Time.

1 comment:

  1. The video is private but I looked it up on google. Couldn't stop laughing at seeing a piano smash another piano.