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  •  Wow -- that's pretty amazing. One hell of a big (2+ / 0-)
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    commonmass, Bryce in Seattle

    floating bomb, it was, I guess.

    "Government by organized money is just as dangerous as Government by organized mob." -- Franklin D. Roosevelt

    by Kombema on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 03:49:45 PM PDT

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    •  Down at Texas City, near the Houston Ship (1+ / 0-)
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      Oh Mary Oh

      Channel.  A ship loaded with 2000 tons of Ammonium Nitrate was tied along side another ship with 100 tons of it.  One went off and that sparked the other to go off.  500 died and 600 injured.

      "Death is the winner in any war." - Nightwish/Imaginareum/Song of myself.

      by doingbusinessas on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 06:20:48 PM PDT

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