From the ABC 7 Weather team

Speeding train causes mini-tsunami in Buenos Aires (VIDEO)

June 28, 2011 - 01:41 PM
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Watch as a train plows full speed into standing water, building up a giant wave that blasts drivers and pedestrians.

Winners and losers are hard to discern in this edition of Humanity v. Weather. The train conductor's ballsiness in slamming full-speed into that pooled water is clearly a win for humankind. The shop work needed to repair all-but-certain electronic damage to the train's undercarriage is a big lose. The unlucky drivers on that overpass get a face full of lose. Unless they were headed to the car wash, in which case they get a money-saving win. Complicated. (The video was purportedly taken in Palermo, Buenos Aires.)

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