Duo Wear Borat-Style Mankinis To Climb Britain’s Three Highest Mountains

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The Worst Part Was The Chafing

Two squaddies almost froze their Borats off when they climbed the Three Peaks – wearing nothing but mankinis. Pals Jon Hodgson, 37, and Andy Watt, 42, braved temperatures of minus 12 degrees with windchill to complete their mad-cap challenge. But they posed in their garish green mankinis at the summits of the highest mountains in the UK. Jon, a corporal with Military Provost Guard Service, said: “The worst part was the chafing…”

Save Old, Scratched CDs with Vaseline

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DIY site Instructables highlights an inexpensive method for breathing new life into those old, scratched CDs you’re still clinging to. Their solution: a dab of Vaseline or any type of petroleum jelly.

A soft cloth or disc cleaner, petroleum jelly, and some ancient scratched CDs are all that is required for this project. Using the disc cleaner/cloth, apply the jelly to the CD. After applying it in a thorough manner, the excess grease needs to be removed. Take a cotton ball, swab it with some rubbing alcohol and start cleaning it off. The idea is that the petroleum jelly will fill in the scratches on the CD, making it—hopefully—readable.

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