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Old 01-11-09, 10:46 PM   #1
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TSUNAMI - ever been in one?


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Old 01-12-09, 12:34 AM   #2
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No. They don't often strike Tennessee. But I did simulate the buried-under feeling when going through the clutter on my desk.
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Old 01-12-09, 08:15 AM   #3
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you can be in a tsunami and never know it.
if you're far out at sea, the tsunami will just roll under your ship.
Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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Old 01-12-09, 08:20 AM   #4
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When I lived in Hawaii, they sounded the tsunami warning and all over the radio they were telling everyone to go inland - which we did. Good thing too... the water level went up 2 full inches.
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Old 01-12-09, 08:26 AM   #5
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I've never been in one, but I've been on one:


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My college roommate and his wife took a one year sabattical and traveled around the world. They were in Phuket Beach in late 2004, just weeks before the tsunamai hit. It was bone chilling to them to see all the places they had been destroyed. Matt sent me pictures of destroyed restaurants post tsunamai along side pics of the same place with he and his wife seated and enjoying a nice bite to eat.
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Old 01-12-09, 09:37 AM   #7
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most people that have been -in- a real tsunami are unable to post about it is offline   Reply With Quote
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most people that have been -in- a real tsunami are unable to post about it
weird question.
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.... Other than being completely wrong, you're correct.
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