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#48767 - 09/12/05 04:31 PM emergency devleoping right now in my area
Glock-A-Roo Offline
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Registered: 04/16/03
Posts: 1076
A local chemical facility has had a big explosion in my general area. The blast rocked homes for a pretty wide radius. Homes and students in nearby schools are being evacuated. This literally happened within the last hour.

I'm posting this because it is quite a wakeup after seeing all the Katrina coverage and essentially being a world away from that. I feel like I'm getting a reminder to consider localized situations.

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#48768 - 09/13/05 06:42 PM Re: emergency devleoping right now in my area
TeacherRO Offline
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Registered: 03/11/05
Posts: 2218
and the power blackout in LA. Folks, I hate being right, but its time to stock up on AA batteries.

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#48769 - 09/13/05 10:13 PM Re: emergency devleoping right now in my area
frenchy Offline
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Registered: 12/18/02
Posts: 1320
Loc: France
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... its time to stock up on AA batteries ...

.... and CR123s too..... <img src="/images/graemlins/grin.gif" alt="" />
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