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Vinnie From Indy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-09-10 09:19 PM
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7. I welcome our volcanic overlords
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  -As the Indonesian volcano explodes, scientists fear something far more catastrophic may be brewing FourScore  Nov-09-10 08:59 PM   #0 
  - cool, better than viruses...  WannaJumpMyScooter   Nov-09-10 09:06 PM   #1 
  - EEEEK!!!  Odin2005   Nov-09-10 09:15 PM   #2 
  - Maybe Gaia is trying to cool herself down a bit, what with global warming  tblue37   Nov-09-10 09:15 PM   #3 
  - This could be disastrous.  Sonoman   Nov-09-10 09:28 PM   #10 
     - UPDATE: Krakataus Crater Expands; Eruption Frequency Increases  FourScore   Nov-09-10 11:26 PM   #34 
     - Didn't some volcanic event occur in the early 1800's? that really hurt agriculture?  truedelphi   Nov-10-10 03:02 PM   #58 
        - Tambora. It was the year that summer never arrived.  FedUpWithIt All   Nov-10-10 11:41 PM   #64 
  - I wonder who gets to ride in the ark this time??  Angry Dragon   Nov-09-10 09:16 PM   #4 
  - cockroaches and pigeons.  alfredo   Nov-09-10 11:23 PM   #33 
     - Cockroaches??  Angry Dragon   Nov-09-10 11:54 PM   #35 
        - The pigeons will eat the cockroaches so there will be no  alfredo   Nov-10-10 10:56 AM   #48 
  - Cue Pat Robertson discussing God's Obama wrath, 3-2-1...nt  K8-EEE   Nov-09-10 09:16 PM   #5 
  - Very interesting and those poor people.  jwirr   Nov-09-10 09:17 PM   #6 
  - THOSE poor people?  XemaSab   Nov-09-10 10:34 PM   #26 
     - No but I am assuming that the year without a summer may be what  jwirr   Nov-10-10 10:59 AM   #49 
  - I welcome our volcanic overlords  Vinnie From Indy   Nov-09-10 09:19 PM   #7 
  - =snerk=  Fire Walk With Me   Nov-10-10 03:12 PM   #59 
  - oh well something will thin the herd maybe this will be it...  madrchsod   Nov-09-10 09:19 PM   #8 
  - Brrrrr.  lonestarnot   Nov-09-10 09:21 PM   #9 
  - Uh oh, 2012! The Mayans were right! Obama's fault.  Fuzz   Nov-09-10 09:28 PM   #11 
  - Holy crap.  HCE SuiGeneris   Nov-09-10 09:29 PM   #12 
  - I watched the Nova show on the Toba super volcano. It was fascinating.  NC_Nurse   Nov-09-10 09:32 PM   #13 
  - "I was only thinking about the poor Krakatoans!!" - hahaha, Seinfeld  cbdo2007   Nov-09-10 09:32 PM   #14 
  - Except I get the feeling this guy doesn't know what he's talking about  starroute   Nov-09-10 09:45 PM   #15 
  - honestly, you can't trust little things like  WannaJumpMyScooter   Nov-09-10 09:50 PM   #17 
  - He's also using the most alarmist slant on the Toba supervolcano  starroute   Nov-09-10 09:57 PM   #20 
  - I think the date is a typo. Krakatoa did erupt in 1883.  FourScore   Nov-09-10 11:04 PM   #31 
  - Wow what an amazing article  felix_numinous   Nov-09-10 09:48 PM   #16 
  - I'll bet our supervolcano (Yellowstone)  flying rabbit   Nov-09-10 09:51 PM   #18 
  - More truth than humor.  WinkyDink   Nov-10-10 11:32 AM   #53 
  - So Nostra WAS right!  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-09-10 09:56 PM   #19 
  - so?  ibegurpard   Nov-09-10 09:58 PM   #21 
  - So, this doesn't interest you.  HCE SuiGeneris   Nov-09-10 10:07 PM   #22 
  - hey, if you want to wallow in the thought of your lungs frying be my guest  ibegurpard   Nov-09-10 10:12 PM   #23 
     - Not wallowing at all.  HCE SuiGeneris   Nov-09-10 10:22 PM   #24 
     - Actually unless the super volcano goes off  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-09-10 10:39 PM   #27 
     - the only people worried about fried lungs are those in the immediate vicinity  northernlights   Nov-10-10 10:37 AM   #45 
  - That figures...  Sonoman   Nov-10-10 11:26 AM   #50 
  - Some people are interested in their home planet.  WinkyDink   Nov-10-10 11:33 AM   #54 
  - Whoa.  XemaSab   Nov-09-10 10:32 PM   #25 
  - Shit.. Tomorrow my son flies to Singapore & on to Bali  SoCalDem   Nov-09-10 10:48 PM   #28 
  - Betch'a there are some wicked thermals there  mindwalker_i   Nov-09-10 10:50 PM   #29 
  - Way back in the Before Time when our atoms were asked if they wanted to be sentient beings...  Poll_Blind   Nov-09-10 10:58 PM   #30 
  - .  applegrove   Nov-09-10 11:20 PM   #32 
  - I would agree with Fracking only if it could capture the gases off of this.  glinda   Nov-10-10 12:53 AM   #36 
  - Makes one wonder...  disillusioned73   Nov-10-10 06:32 AM   #37 
  - Yeah, she's tired of her polar bears drowning without ice  Celtic Raven   Nov-10-10 10:11 AM   #41 
  - K&R...nt  SidDithers   Nov-10-10 07:24 AM   #38 
  - Shit! If Toba blows I hope it's over quickly and I don't feel anything.  Turborama   Nov-10-10 09:27 AM   #39 
  - That seems unlikely, unless you're nearby.  sofa king   Nov-10-10 12:27 PM   #57 
     - I live in Indonesia  Turborama   Nov-10-10 08:12 PM   #61 
        - Well, you have a chance, then.  sofa king   Nov-10-10 08:43 PM   #62 
           - What chance? If Toba blows there'd be no escape for anyone in Indonesia.  Turborama   Nov-10-10 09:14 PM   #63 
              - Uh, well, what I meant was...  sofa king   Nov-11-10 01:26 PM   #65 
                 - Yep, I can concur with those sentiments  Turborama   Nov-11-10 08:55 PM   #68 
  - Drop a nuke on it  The Straight Story   Nov-10-10 09:33 AM   #40 
  - "The year without a summer". GACK!! That screws my plan for solar hot water and  bertman   Nov-10-10 10:15 AM   #42 
  - LOL. I didn't think about that. Damn! n/t  FourScore   Nov-10-10 11:27 AM   #51 
  - Toba! Toba! Toba!  The_Commonist   Nov-10-10 10:29 AM   #43 
  - Fascinating stuff!  CaliforniaPeggy   Nov-10-10 10:35 AM   #44 
  - But...but...but God promised after Noah...  CoffeeCat   Nov-10-10 10:49 AM   #46 
  - Just floods big enough to destroy the existing humanity. Sorry!  jwirr   Nov-10-10 11:28 AM   #52 
  - "No more water; the fire next time."  WinkyDink   Nov-10-10 11:40 AM   #55 
  - Time to rent Volcano with Pierce Brosnin  CoffeeCat   Nov-10-10 10:54 AM   #47 
  - Estimates show Marapi has magma chamber three times larger than Tambora  FedUpWithIt All   Nov-10-10 12:20 PM   #56 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   Nov-10-10 07:59 PM   #60 
  - scary  Liberal_in_LA   Nov-11-10 01:34 PM   #66 
  - Volcano existence questioned in Tea Party annoucement....nt  Evasporque   Nov-11-10 01:54 PM   #67 
 

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