Dikembe Mutombo hitting an exploding golf ball? Dikembe Mutombo hitting an exploding golf ball

October 02, 2015


SACRAMENTO, CA - 1998: Dikembe Mutombo #55 of the Atlanta Hawks wags his finger during a game played against the Sacramento Kings circa 1998 at Arco Arena in Sacramento, California . NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1998 NBAE (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

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There are many virtues of the Internet. It's given a voice to millions who once were silenced. It's brought people separated by thousands of miles together in the same room. It's the greatest library of information and ideas known to man. It's helped overthrow military government regimes. It's unleashed Justin Beiber to the world.

However, I contend the Internet was created for a sole purpose: To give a permanent home to this video of former NBA All-Star Dikembe Mutombo hitting an exploding golf ball at a driving range:

One can only assume the prankster gave Mutombo his patented finger-wag after said gag.

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