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by David Covucci on October 10, 2013

Much like HDDVD and Betamax video, Plasma lost the technology battle to LCD. So one Redditor hooked his plasma up to 2000 volts. For reference, a TV is typically plugged into a 120 volt outlet. The result is joyous bursts of electricity shooting through the screen. 

[H/T Gizmodo]