After adventuring out some 9500 blocks, Fr3aKed wanted a Nether tunnel to connect to the main population hub. So we did. We died roughly 100 times combined, with at least ten people working on this thing for several hours straight.
JessterKing (http://s1131.photobucket.com/home/Jesster_King/index) got his butt lit on fire. I was amused.