If you were a convenience store clerk faced with a robber wielding a comically large stick as a weapon, you probably wouldn't think it was too comical. But after the fact, the security camera footage is pretty ridiculous.

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So, this robber has apparently decided to use an entire tree as a weapon. But the convenience store clerk whips out a hammer, and a showdown occurs. According to TBD, the robbery occurred in Virginia and not, as we initially suspected, in a 1930s slapstick silent film. [TDB via Magister]