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Mark Rober – Glitterbomb Trap Catches Phone Scammer

An evening pause: This is a little longer than most evening pauses, but trust me you will enjoy deeply every single second, so much so you might even want to watch it twice.

This earlier video by Rober shows how he developed this glitterbomb to catch doorstep package thieves. He has now taken that relatively minor engineering prank to a much higher and righteous level.

Pioneer cover

From the press release: From the moment he is handed a possibility of making the first alien contact, Saunders Maxwell decides he will do it, even if doing so takes him through hell and back.

Unfortunately, that is exactly where that journey takes him.

The vision that Zimmerman paints of vibrant human colonies on the Moon, Mars, the asteroids, and beyond, indomitably fighting the harsh lifeless environment of space to build new societies, captures perfectly the emerging space race we see today.

He also captures in Pioneer the heart of the human spirit, willing to push forward no matter the odds, no matter the cost. It is that spirit that will make the exploration of the heavens possible, forever, into the never-ending future.

Available everywhere for $3.99 (before discount) at amazon, Barnes & Noble, all ebook vendors, or direct from the ebook publisher, ebookit. And if you buy it from ebookit you don't support the big tech companies and I get a bigger cut much sooner.


  • Kevin R.

    That guy’s great. Very good.

  • Jeff Wright

    He’s too nice. The mules need to lose fingers-and the call centers need visits from Hellfire missiles.

  • Yankee ingenuity.

  • Cotour

    This scamming the scammers is a whole thing:

    This guy pretends he is a little old lady, “Vivian Helen Veronica Rogers”, that is going to pay the scammer from Calcutta $25K, and he in the end deletes all of his scammer files, pretty funny.

    Justice is sweet. I suspect that the Democrats will be experiencing much of the same.

    The Democrats, like this Indie scammer, have become too confident and too desperate because they understand what is coming their way, total evisceration and loss of power. And that will make them even more desperate and even more dangerous to America and our Constitution.

  • Col Beausabre

    “Hooray for our side ”

    “- “For What It’s Worth” – Buffalo Springfiel

  • eddie willers

    Thanks, Bob.

    I’ve just spent a few hours watching this guy’s videos. And I really mean it. He seems like a good human being and his birthday party for the St. Jude’s survivor was fun and heartwarming.

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