Men gather at the bank of Niagara river. George L Stathakis enters a large, customized barrel along with his small pet turtle. The lid of the barrel is tightly closed. The barrel is then released in the river close to the waterfall. Barrel moves in the water and enters the fall. It drops down along the fall. After crossing the waterfall the barrel is taken out to the river bank. George Stathakis does not emerge. He has died, smothered in the barrel. A man takes out the 150 year old turtle from the barrel and shows it to the crowd. It is unharmed.
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