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Meteorites slam into Russia
as meteor seen streaking
through morning sky

CBS News, by Staff

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Posted By:earlybird, 2/15/2013 9:00:32 AM

MOSCOW A meteor streaked across the sky above Russia´s Ural Mountains on Friday morning, causing sharp explosions and injuring more than 500 people, many of them hurt by broken glass. Fragments of the meteor fell in a thinly populated area of the Chelyabinsk region, the Emergency Ministry said in a statement. (Snip) A spokeswoman for the Emergency Ministry, Irina Rossius, told The Associated Press there was a meteor shower, but another ministry spokeswoman, Elena Smirnikh, was quoted by the Interfax news agency as saying it was a single meteor.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: neanderthal, 2/15/2013 9:26:39 AM     (No. 9177797)

You don´t need to read it...it was Bush´s fault.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Italiano, 2/15/2013 9:30:41 AM     (No. 9177804)

A prelude to Gog and Magog? Maybe a last warning.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MattMusson, 2/15/2013 9:30:48 AM     (No. 9177806)

INCREDIBLE video coming from this meteor exploading in Russia. Thousands of windows were shattered. Tin Roofs blew off or collapsed. The CCTV feeds are amazing.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: thudlike, 2/15/2013 9:41:08 AM     (No. 9177840)

More evidence of Global Warming

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Reply 5 - Posted by: zzzghy, 2/15/2013 10:03:56 AM     (No. 9177887)

How lame must you be to get a gig at CBS? The idiotic blather makes my eyes hurt.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: grounded, 2/15/2013 10:06:42 AM     (No. 9177889)

So which is it: Bush or Global Warming? I´m sure some leftie loon will inform us in short order. My money is on man-made climate change.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Proud American, 2/15/2013 10:18:29 AM     (No. 9177915)

Big doinz that´s for sure! Let´s review!

The pope resigns - hasn´t happened for 600 years.

Lightening hits St. Peter´s within the hour of the resignation.

A 10 ton meteor explodes over Russia...

Gee folks, I can almost hear God saying...

"Can you hear me now"? Yup, we live in interesting times. Yes, I can hear the rationalists laughing away at me but there ya have it...

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Wilko, 2/15/2013 10:26:14 AM     (No. 9177940)

I´m wearing a hard hat from now on.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: deepthinker, 2/15/2013 11:03:56 AM     (No. 9178010)

In reply to #6, NBC CBS ABC are diligently checking out possible links to the Tea Party. PBS is going to do a "Frontline" special on how the "extreme right wing" is manipulating the meteor showers to hurt people--because that is just the kind of people they are...

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Reply 10 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 2/15/2013 12:23:46 PM     (No. 9178177)

I think I can see why there are no more dinosaurs if they were supposedly wiped out by meteors hitting the earth. This one slammed into the earth at 33,000 mph. Shock waves felt and destruction 400 miles away. Yikes.

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