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When we last checked in with strong man and Game of Thrones star Haf√ĺ√≥r Bj√∂rnsson, he was bent out of shape about possibly being screwed out of the World‚Äôs Strongest Man title. That loss only seems to have fueled his quest to become even larger and more powerful, because now he can deadlift 1,000 pounds.

Please enjoy video of the accomplishment, and be sure to watch it with the sound on:

If the guttural screams of a bunch of massive Nordic dudes got you a little too jacked up for a Thursday afternoon, use this video as a comedown:

Just a man in silent, solitary struggle against a large stone. Gives you a lot to think about.