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Meteor hits Chelyabinsk, Russia. Insane videos ensue.

Postby Jesse on Fri Feb 15, 2013 12:31 am

http://www.russianmachineneverbreaks.co ... elyabinsk/

First, I'd crap my pants if I saw this.

Reports are some people had to be evacuated and many lost cell service.

This article links to another article where a scientist mentions something about a major meteor passing earth on February 15th. Looks like part of it hit Russia.
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Postby SolidSnake on Fri Feb 15, 2013 12:38 am

Second time an event like this occured in Russia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tunguska_event
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Postby bhaw on Fri Feb 15, 2013 12:38 am

Holy crap! Agree with your first point.
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Postby pensfan1989 on Fri Feb 15, 2013 12:42 am

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Postby JS© on Fri Feb 15, 2013 12:59 am

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Postby Letang Is The Truth on Fri Feb 15, 2013 7:22 am

how big was it?

also, i could never drive in russia
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Postby DudeMan2766 on Fri Feb 15, 2013 7:46 am

Letang Is The Truth wrote:how big was it?

also, i could never drive in russia


I read it weighed 10 tons and was traveling at a speed of 33,000 mph twss
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Postby Kovy27 on Fri Feb 15, 2013 8:10 am

Where is Bruce Willis when you need him?
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Postby shafnutz05 on Fri Feb 15, 2013 8:39 am

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Postby llipgh2 on Fri Feb 15, 2013 9:28 am

As catastrophic as it is, part of me thinks it would be kind of exciting to be there when it happened.
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Postby Letang Is The Truth on Fri Feb 15, 2013 9:35 am

yea ive always wanted to be in the neighborhood when a meteor comes crashing from space
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Postby llipgh2 on Fri Feb 15, 2013 9:37 am

Letang Is The Truth wrote:yea ive always wanted to be in the neighborhood when a meteor comes crashing from space


Pfft, you're soff... j/k

Don't get me wrong, I'd be terrified. But still a little exciting and intrigued by it.
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Postby newarenanow on Fri Feb 15, 2013 9:44 am

Crazy.

I just couldn't imagine what would happen if this occurred in NYC or somewhere.
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Postby Kovy27 on Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:10 am

newarenanow wrote:Crazy.

I just couldn't imagine what would happen if this occurred in NYC or somewhere.


We would blame Iran or North Korea and bomb them. Duh.
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Postby eddysnake on Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:18 am

are there any pictures of the impact site from this thing?
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Postby newarenanow on Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:19 am

Kovy27 wrote:
newarenanow wrote:Crazy.

I just couldn't imagine what would happen if this occurred in NYC or somewhere.


We would blame Iran or North Korea and bomb them. Duh.


Iran is our friends now that we are trying to save Olympic wrestling together.
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Postby newarenanow on Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:20 am

eddysnake wrote:are there any pictures of the impact site from this thing?


I think it broke up and there are a bunch of small impact areas in remote areas. They said they found a piece in a lake. I dont' think you are going to see some giant crater or anything like that.

The sonic blast is what did most of the damage.
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Postby tifosi77 on Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:21 am

Holy crap...........! :shock:
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Postby eddysnake on Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:35 am

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Postby Rylan on Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:36 am

That is awesome.
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Postby Kovy27 on Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:36 am

newarenanow wrote:
Kovy27 wrote:
newarenanow wrote:Crazy.

I just couldn't imagine what would happen if this occurred in NYC or somewhere.


We would blame Iran or North Korea and bomb them. Duh.


Iran is our friends now that we are trying to save Olympic wrestling together.


Until we put on the nuclear wrestling outfit and DIE of Iranian Nuclear Poisoning!
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Postby Idoit40fans on Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:54 am

newarenanow wrote:
Kovy27 wrote:
newarenanow wrote:Crazy.

I just couldn't imagine what would happen if this occurred in NYC or somewhere.


We would blame Iran or North Korea and bomb them. Duh.


Iran is our friends now that we are trying to save Olympic wrestling together.


Our friend like Mexico is our friend.
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Postby The Snapshot on Fri Feb 15, 2013 11:14 am

shafnutz05 wrote:The new Pope has finally arrived


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Postby thehockeyguru on Fri Feb 15, 2013 12:26 pm

eddysnake wrote:are there any pictures of the impact site from this thing?


Aren't there reports that it didn't touch down and that it may have been shot out of the sky?
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