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Watch Hopes and Dreams Get Crushed in Seconds

With a hydraulic press, no less.

Tune into minute two of this video, and you’ll see that watching the crushing of hopes and dreams has never been more fun! Hydraulic presses are normally used for forging, molding, and metal forming operations, but at the Finland-based Hydraulic Press Channel on YouTube, you can see them put to much more creative uses. (Think: deep-frozen stuff and fruit salads.)

What does the hydraulic press operator have to say about crushing hopes and dreams?

That was quite easy.”

Happy Friday—now go out there and crush it.

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