TIL a miner in the California desert spent 40 years digging a half-mile tunnel alone, by hand. Twenty years into the project, the state completed a road that eliminated the need for the tunnel, but the miner spent another two decades finishing it. by whatilearned September 4, 2021, 12:10 am Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burro_Schmidt_Tunnel What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote CaliforniacompleteddecadesdesertdiggingEliminatedfinishinghalfmilehandminerprojectroadspentstateTILToday I learnedtunneltwentyyears See more Previous article What do you name a dog with steel balls and no hind legs? Next article What unfair advantage do you have? 7 Comments Leave a Reply Dude was looking for diamonds. Log in to Reply I saw that episode of Roadkill Log in to Reply He persevered… Log in to Reply He is a man of focus, committement and sheer fucking will Log in to Reply Gotta get ahead of the road runner somehow Log in to Reply this describes my marriage. Log in to Reply Been there many times. Beautiful surroundings. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.