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Viral Video: Truck Destroys Car It's Trying To Pull Out Of Hole

  • by: Alan Duke
  • (Fri, 19 Feb 2016 21:32:43 Z)

You don't have to be a rocket scientist to drive a truck. But this operator -- ironically working at Russia's Zhukovsky - Gagarin Air Force Academy -- could have put a little more thought into the physics of pulling a small car out of a deep pothole.

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Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after ending a 26-year career with CNN, where he mainly covered entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosted a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace" and hosted the podcast series "Stan Lee's World: His Real Life Battle with Heroes & Villains." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

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