Originally Posted by geofri
Once or twice I may have "yanked it" but generally I properly remove hardware. I did reformat it once after the first corruption. Lasted for a couple weeks before reoccurring.
Looks like it's getting the hammer. Thanks fellas.
Yea, it's probably toast. Personally I would think of something good to put on it and then drop it in a parking lot, like Walmart.
By something good I mean a harmless prank, not something malicious.