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cant we just encase it in like titanium and be done? lol
It would be unimaginatively expensive.
    
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It would be unimaginatively expensive.
Because $500 million is cheap, lol.

But yeah it's useless when you can just bury it or have thicker plastic, or an iron-bar cage for a lot cheaper.
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hate to sound like the conspiracy theorist, but isnt it plainly obvious this and the last time are completely intentional? or am i just seeing the posts of alot of ppl that have been paid off to keep quiet?

If so... geif pay off, and delete this post
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hate to sound like the conspiracy theorist, but isnt it plainly obvious this and the last time are completely intentional? or am i just seeing the posts of alot of ppl that have been paid off to keep quiet?

If so... geif pay off, and delete this post
absolutely, 3 anchors one 3 seperate lines hundreds of miles apart last time in one day?

Now again?

And its always a line that services the middle east?
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hate to sound like the conspiracy theorist, but isnt it plainly obvious this and the last time are completely intentional? or am i just seeing the posts of alot of ppl that have been paid off to keep quiet?

If so... geif pay off, and delete this post
If a ship had its anchor down and was dragging across the path of all 3 cables, then it would make perfect sense as to why they all went within 40 mins of each other.

If it was intentional, oh well who cares. Doesn't effect me.
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hmm maybe they did this on purpose so they can buy time for someone else........hmmmmmmmm
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just remember, colonel sanders once said..."i'm too drunk.....to taste this chicken."
No, actually, I think it was.... "I'm too drunk......this tastes like chicken....."...........
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This was obviously on purpose. Having it encased in iron won't help at all. Three cables that are this far apart don't accidentally get broken within 40min of each other.

It is hardly a conspiracy theory to believe that this is somehow a militaristic or terrorist action since that is the only logical explanation. I am always amazed at how easily people believe what the media says.
Edited by bruestle2 - 12/20/08 at 5:59pm
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Because $500 million is cheap, lol.

But yeah it's useless when you can just bury it or have thicker plastic, or an iron-bar cage for a lot cheaper.
That's my point. If the cable cost $500 million, how much would a coated / protected cable cost? $1 billion? $1.5 billion?
    
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I can see it now...Al Queda: Now in an ocean near you!
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