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5 Comments

  1. Gezza

     /  August 24, 2018

    A massive asteroid estimated to be double the size of a Boeing 747 is headed for a close approach to Earth next week.

    Asteroid 2016 NF23 is expected to skim past us on August 29 at just over 4.8 million kilometres away, or about 13 times the distance between Earth and the moon, the Daily Mail reports.

    The huge space rock travelling more than 32,400 km/h is considered to be a “potentially hazardous” object given its proximity – but its trajectory should see it soar safely by in the early days of September.
    More …
    https://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=12112441

  2. Joe Bloggs

     /  August 24, 2018

    You know who I feel sorry for?

    All those hard of thinking meatheads who jabber on about the ‘looney left’.

    ‘cos everywhere I look to the right the parties are in utter chaos.

    #brexit #impeachment #may #ausfailure #limogate #of_it

    • Griff.

       /  August 24, 2018

      Au the liberals have a ongoing problem with their nutty conservative factions like Aboot and Turnbull. As does the USA with the tea party/ trump nuts and the UK with the UKIP. loons
      They have been pushed into a state of dysfunction from Breibart, Faux news,the Daily Fail The Murdoch press and other loony media sources feeding them gibbering nonsense for years.

    • Alan Wilkinson

       /  August 24, 2018

      I have a hard time believing you feel sorry for anyone except yourself, Joe, but surely if you did you would feel more sorry for Corbyn and Sanders who have been royally screwed and haven’t even won power?