And I Thought Suzuki Man Was Bad
So, you think you want to be an entertainer.
Would your thoughts change if you had to select between fire eating and sword swallowing?
That’s a decision Dan Meyer of Hartselle had to make.
Explaining his choice to swallow swords, Meyer said: “I wanted to be different.”
Different he is. According to the Sword Swallowers Association International, he’s one of between 12 and 24 people worldwide who actively swallow swords.
“It’s cool,” he said, matter of factly.
Meyer, a salesman at Honda of Decatur, has turned what he calls a “sideshow” into a regular occurrence at the dealership.
Every time he sells a vehicle, he swallows a sword for the customer.
Follow the link if you want a picture.
As for Suzuki Man, everyone in B’ham know exactly who that is. For everyone else, I could not find a clip of his commercials, but here is an interview with him on Good Day Alabama: