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aquart Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-16-11 11:51 PM
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23. But not as fucked as they are.
We might have crappy PR, but we're used to that, just as the Iranians (who would die in large numbers, although it is debatable whether the numbers would be as high as those of the current executions) are used to their government blaming the US and Israel for absolutely everything. At this point, it's pretty much white noise.
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  -Russia warns of Iranian Chernobyl' harvey007  Jan-16-11 04:57 PM   #0 
  - unless the Iranians  sabbat hunter   Jan-16-11 05:12 PM   #1 
  - So what are they using? nt  Xipe Totec   Jan-16-11 07:06 PM   #5 
  - from what I have read  sabbat hunter   Jan-16-11 07:17 PM   #6 
     - IR-40 Reactor, it seems.  Xipe Totec   Jan-16-11 07:41 PM   #7 
        - No - the Bushehr reactor is a VVER-1000  bananas   Jan-16-11 08:02 PM   #9 
           - actually that is completely wrong  sabbat hunter   Jan-16-11 08:20 PM   #10 
              - I have my facts straight, and so do the Russian engineers at the plant warning about this.  bananas   Jan-16-11 08:42 PM   #14 
              - Discovery.com: Could a Chernobyl-type accident happen in the United States at a nuclear power plant?  bananas   Jan-16-11 08:56 PM   #18 
              - MIT's 2003 report "The Future of Nuclear Energy"  bananas   Jan-16-11 09:01 PM   #19 
                 - fallacy of odds  Confusious   Jan-17-11 03:19 PM   #31 
                    - Wrong. nt  bananas   Jan-18-11 11:35 AM   #34 
                       - Maybe you should look up the fallacy of odds  Confusious   Jan-19-11 01:03 PM   #35 
  - Wrong - a chernobyl-scale disaster can happen at any power reactor  bananas   Jan-16-11 07:54 PM   #8 
     - if you knew anything about modern  sabbat hunter   Jan-16-11 08:23 PM   #11 
     - The anti-nuclear people deal in fear, not fact.  Odin2005   Jan-16-11 08:27 PM   #13 
        - You don't know what you're talking about. nt  bananas   Jan-16-11 08:44 PM   #15 
           - Stomping your feet and throwing a fit doesn't make it true.  Odin2005   Jan-16-11 08:48 PM   #16 
              - Hiding your head in the sand doesn't make the problem go away.  bananas   Jan-16-11 09:03 PM   #20 
              - So why are you stomping your feet and throwing a fit  madokie   Jan-16-11 09:07 PM   #22 
     - wrong and ignorant.  Odin2005   Jan-16-11 08:26 PM   #12 
        - Wrong - they can meltdown.  bananas   Jan-16-11 08:48 PM   #17 
           - The meltdown is not what was the big disaster at chernobyl  sabbat hunter   Jan-17-11 07:08 AM   #25 
              - FWIW, he knows that well ...  Nihil   Jan-17-11 11:09 AM   #26 
              - You sound like the managers at the Bhopal and Challenger disasters  bananas   Jan-17-11 12:46 PM   #28 
                 - I know, right? LOL Don't worry, nobody here is fooled  closeupready   Jan-17-11 02:25 PM   #30 
                 - The difference there is they had no backup systems  Confusious   Jan-17-11 03:25 PM   #32 
                 - Technically, you sound more like them ...  Nihil   Jan-18-11 03:07 AM   #33 
              - Go read posts 14,18,19. nt  bananas   Jan-17-11 11:13 AM   #27 
  - i'm surprised we were let onto this state secret.  thaddeus_flowe   Jan-16-11 05:14 PM   #2 
  - No, this sounds like Iran's pr. Point out that when you f**k with the safety of a nuke  McCamy Taylor   Jan-16-11 05:55 PM   #3 
     - +1  Purveyor   Jan-16-11 06:09 PM   #4 
     - The Iranian govt would be solely responsible as it is pushing for completion  snagglepuss   Jan-17-11 12:08 AM   #24 
  - Just stop meddling for fuck sakes.  Arrowhead2k1   Jan-16-11 09:04 PM   #21 
  - But not as fucked as they are.  aquart   Jan-16-11 11:51 PM   #23 
  - great.... another self-fullfilling prophecy  fascisthunter   Jan-17-11 02:04 PM   #29 
 

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