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In space terms the earth had a near miss last night. A meteor, 1/2 a kilometre, wide passed inside twice the distance from the earth to our moon. Had it hit the earth the force would have been enought to take out the land mass the size of Australia.
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Its funny how the news plays this up, just watched BBC, they said it was large enough to take out a country the size of England!

Which is bigger????
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Still it would be another disaster we don't need. Lucky though.

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The country in which the news is reported is always the biggest
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Just imagine what it would do to Tasmania.
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Just imagine what it would do to Tasmania.
Nah this is one of those select times where this state chooses not to be part of Australia:s6:
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Nah this is one of those select times where this state chooses not to be part of Australia:s6:
Is Tasmania part of Australia?
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Is Tasmania part of Australia?
You must work for AVESCO
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You must work for AVESCO
I know I'm going to regret asking this, but what is AVESCO?
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Its the Governing body that has decided that Tasi dosent deserve anyform of V8 supercar action!
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