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Petrushka Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-07-06 05:39 PM
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27. Rumour has it that . . .
. . . he (or ICG) donated two million to start up the fund that he (or it) started. Wonder if he (or it) can afford it?

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  -Miner's note: Alive for 10 hours Marie26  Jan-07-06 01:20 PM   #0 
  - Rescue teams delayed 11 hours  Marie26   Jan-07-06 01:31 PM   #1 
  - Why no team on-site or even in the area? Because the owner is a  acmavm   Jan-07-06 02:05 PM   #2 
     - I believe it  Marie26   Jan-07-06 02:34 PM   #5 
     - But . . . but . . .  Petrushka   Jan-07-06 02:53 PM   #8 
     - Not unless I want the funds diverted to Abramoff!  Marie26   Jan-07-06 03:08 PM   #9 
        - Rumour has it that . . .  Petrushka   Jan-07-06 05:39 PM   #27 
           - It was not him. The original money (the two mil) came from ICG I believe.  acmavm   Jan-07-06 09:35 PM   #34 
              - ICG and Ross are one and the same thing . . .  Petrushka   Jan-07-06 11:31 PM   #36 
     - He definitely needs to spend some time in the mines.  Lindacooks   Jan-07-06 03:11 PM   #10 
        - Good idea  Marie26   Jan-07-06 05:21 PM   #24 
     - Not to mention working pre-placed rescue equipment such  ladjf   Jan-07-06 03:47 PM   #11 
     - How is it we (US) can go to the moon and send rovers to mars and not  cantstandbush   Jan-07-06 05:29 PM   #25 
        - I'm with you cantstandbush.  brer cat   Jan-07-06 08:06 PM   #33 
        - Local TV news reports indicate that . . .  Petrushka   Jan-08-06 06:16 AM   #43 
  - This touches a story I've been trying to follow.  hedgehog   Jan-07-06 02:13 PM   #3 
  - if it's not a profit center, you can bet it's been eliminated  nashville_brook   Jan-07-06 02:31 PM   #4 
  - Greed, cruelty and stupidity were the cause of those miners  ladjf   Jan-07-06 03:48 PM   #12 
     - QUITE similar to the greed and cruelty & delay in New Orleans that killed  zann725   Jan-08-06 10:28 AM   #46 
  - But . . . but . . .  Petrushka   Jan-07-06 02:40 PM   #6 
  - Unfortunately, the robot wasn't designed for the type of floor  ladjf   Jan-07-06 03:50 PM   #13 
  - Especially since the mine was unobstructed  Marie26   Jan-07-06 02:50 PM   #7 
     - The deceased miners were only 2,000 ft. walking distance from  ladjf   Jan-07-06 03:57 PM   #14 
     - Mine Tragedy Highlights Decay of Regulations, Enforcement  BikeWriter   Jan-07-06 04:20 PM   #15 
        - The same federal group that was in charge of the rescue will  ladjf   Jan-07-06 04:24 PM   #16 
           - I retired from big industry. Our regional OSHA Director...  BikeWriter   Jan-07-06 04:31 PM   #17 
              - I think it might be time for you to come out of retirement and  ladjf   Jan-07-06 04:54 PM   #20 
     - "There was no rescue team on the mine site, so . . .  Petrushka   Jan-07-06 05:20 PM   #23 
     - Fairmont to Buckhannon is easy  MountainLaurel   Jan-07-06 07:42 PM   #31 
        - 33 is four lanes? Here, 250 is two lanes--paved, at least! (eom)  Petrushka   Jan-08-06 12:20 AM   #38 
           - From Weston to Elkins  MountainLaurel   Jan-08-06 10:27 AM   #45 
              - Live about 5 minutes away from US250 on a Marshall County backroad.  Petrushka   Jan-08-06 11:54 AM   #47 
                 - That sounds cool  MountainLaurel   Jan-08-06 08:10 PM   #48 
                    - Imagine, for now, that . . .  Petrushka   Jan-10-06 06:04 AM   #49 
     - A bit off-topic but somewhat reminiscent of the World Trade Center  daleo   Jan-07-06 07:35 PM   #29 
        - Part of the problem there  MountainLaurel   Jan-07-06 07:44 PM   #32 
           - Well it was a dreadful scene  daleo   Jan-07-06 10:10 PM   #35 
              - It tells me that  Yupster   Jan-08-06 01:34 AM   #40 
                 - I suppose there are times where that could make matters worse  daleo   Jan-08-06 03:33 AM   #41 
  - Unacceptable response time  DS1   Jan-07-06 04:36 PM   #18 
  - Willbur Ross is scum  Gatchaman   Jan-07-06 04:40 PM   #19 
  - A jail sentence, a 200,000,000 fine and a lifetime ban from  ladjf   Jan-07-06 04:56 PM   #22 
  - Check it out here . . .  Petrushka   Jan-07-06 05:30 PM   #26 
  - Unacceptable and unbelievable.  ladjf   Jan-07-06 04:55 PM   #21 
  - It took them an hour an a half to call 911!  spinbaby   Jan-07-06 05:41 PM   #28 
  - I can only respond with tears of both sadness and anger. Right now I am  54anickel   Jan-07-06 07:36 PM   #30 
  - Let me join you. I've had an awfully busy day and this  mohinoaklawnillinois   Jan-08-06 12:03 AM   #37 
  - Go here and act NOW!!!  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-08-06 12:30 AM   #39 
  - Hm-m . . .  Petrushka   Jan-08-06 03:42 AM   #42 
     - It's part of the basic package we get....and surfing is a vice of mine...  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-08-06 10:02 AM   #44 
  - What ticks me off most is MSM "coverage"...implying Lightening as cause  zann725   Jan-10-06 10:10 AM   #50 
 

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