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Luciferous Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-22-11 04:55 AM
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26. Those poor people :(
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  -New Zealand city of Christchurch hit by strong earthquake villager  Feb-21-11 06:49 PM   #0 
  - First floods; now earthquakes. They're hard hit this summer.  MineralMan   Feb-21-11 06:54 PM   #1 
  - Australia got the floods. They're different countries...  Violet_Crumble   Feb-22-11 02:32 AM   #20 
     - Christchurch had flooding as well.  MineralMan   Feb-22-11 07:51 AM   #44 
        - That was last autumn, not this summer...  Violet_Crumble   Feb-22-11 01:24 PM   #52 
  - My favourite city in NZ is really getting whacked.  bikebloke   Feb-21-11 07:18 PM   #2 
  - Mine, too. But now I know why the buildings are all so short.  sofa king   Feb-22-11 05:32 AM   #43 
  - New Zealand generally is quite seismically and geothermally active  jberryhill   Feb-21-11 07:42 PM   #3 
  - LOL! Excellent Point! nt.  SkyDaddy7   Feb-21-11 07:59 PM   #5 
  - Sending best wishes to the people of New Zealand ...  Arugula Latte   Feb-21-11 07:48 PM   #4 
  - Wow! I've heard of slow news days, but this is one of the fastest  hedgehog   Feb-21-11 08:22 PM   #6 
  - Police are reporting "multiple fatalies"  wickerwoman   Feb-21-11 08:29 PM   #7 
     - Damn! I have a very elderly great aunt in Christchurch and some  hedgehog   Feb-21-11 08:41 PM   #8 
        - My girlfriend lives there, and I haven't heard from her yet.  kentauros   Feb-22-11 01:28 AM   #19 
           - They're asking on the news that people refrain from calling  wickerwoman   Feb-22-11 12:48 PM   #48 
              - I expect it may be a long wait.  kentauros   Feb-22-11 12:52 PM   #49 
                 - Mobile service is up,  wickerwoman   Feb-22-11 02:53 PM   #54 
                    - Thanks :)  kentauros   Feb-22-11 04:22 PM   #55 
                    - I learned a little while ago from her step-dad that she txted when the quake hit  kentauros   Feb-22-11 11:09 PM   #56 
  - live TV coverage  anakie   Feb-21-11 08:47 PM   #9 
  - CNN International Live Coverage  Turborama   Feb-21-11 09:24 PM   #10 
  - Very shallow. This is really bad. nt  Viva_La_Revolution   Feb-21-11 09:27 PM   #11 
  - Shallow? The ground?  villager   Feb-21-11 10:32 PM   #12 
     - It referes to  laundry_queen   Feb-21-11 11:33 PM   #17 
        - Ah yes, of course. You think, being a Californian, I'd know that right away.  villager   Feb-21-11 11:50 PM   #18 
           - They both contribute to the severity of the damage..  Viva_La_Revolution   Feb-22-11 01:07 PM   #51 
  - 17 confirmed dead  anakie   Feb-21-11 11:12 PM   #13 
  - Link to global earthquake maps  theHandpuppet   Feb-21-11 11:22 PM   #14 
  - 65 confirmed deaths now  KeepItReal   Feb-21-11 11:22 PM   #15 
  - now 65 dead  anakie   Feb-21-11 11:23 PM   #16 
  - Australia to bolster help for NZ quake  Violet_Crumble   Feb-22-11 02:56 AM   #21 
  - Washington Congressman in New Zealand at time of earthquake  maddezmom   Feb-22-11 04:16 AM   #22 
  - Deadly Quake Rocks New Zealand, Topples Buildings  KeepItReal   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #23 
  - :( Thank you for the thread.  Lucinda   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #24 
  - That's terrible. A very geologically active region of the world in the last few years.  Poll_Blind   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #25 
  - Those poor people :(  Luciferous   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #26 
  - I caught a strong aftershock earlier.  alfredo   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #27 
  - At that streaming link they just showed about 6 people running for their lives from...  Poll_Blind   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #28 
  - Terrible.  emilyg   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #29 
  - Now they're showing video just in from a helicopter. "Vast areas of liquefaction."  Poll_Blind   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #30 
  - That area of NZ is built on sandy soil  KeepItReal   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #31 
     - Thank you for that- that helped me understand it so much more.  Poll_Blind   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #32 
  - BBC Reporting Multiple Fatalities/Buses Crushed/Many Trapped  jannyk   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #33 
  - We are thinking of our NZ brothers and sisters tonight  theHandpuppet   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #34 
  - 17 dead confirmed per video link. n/t  Poll_Blind   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #35 
  - Right now 17 initial confirmed fatalities  KeepItReal   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #36 
  - Civil Defence: 17 dead  micraphone   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #37 
  - PM confirms 65 dead  micraphone   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #38 
  - Prime Minister revises death toll to 65.  Poll_Blind   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #39 
  - News is talking to a lady trapped in rubble  KeepItReal   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #40 
     - I was listening to that as well. Very concerned for her and the others who might be...  Poll_Blind   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #41 
     - Yes the Pyne Gould Guinness building  micraphone   Feb-22-11 04:55 AM   #42 
  - Incredible footage  PatrickS   Feb-22-11 08:17 AM   #45 
  - Quake slams Christchurch FEBRUARY 22, 2011, 12:13 P.M. ET  1776Forever   Feb-22-11 12:27 PM   #46 
  - For clarity, that was yesterday in New Zealand, not today in USA.  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-22-11 12:27 PM   #47 
  - NZ Herald headline: Christchurch quake: Fears 300 dead  kentauros   Feb-22-11 01:02 PM   #50 
  - Desperate rescue efforts continue, 38 officially dead  Violet_Crumble   Feb-22-11 01:27 PM   #53 
 

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