One of my favorite holiday films is ‘A Christmas Story’. The iconic scene that many remember is the one where a character is triple dog dared to put is tongue on a frozen pole….only to have it get stuck.
Living here in Canada, we know that when the temps start to drop below freezing – sticking your tongue or lips on a freezing piece of metal is not a bright idea. Yet, there are still some people that need proof and need to try themselves to know for sure if this actually happens.
The most recent incident was 2 days ago. Some guys were talking about ‘A Christmas Story’ when one of the shouted ‘IT’S A MYTH’. Obviously that prompted him to give it a go himself. This is what happened.
He’s not the first rocket scientist to give this a go…oh no. Just google it and you’ll find a ton of examples of people testing this ‘myth’ out. Like this one:
My 6 yr old son actually goes to school with a kid that tried this as well. Here’s what happened: