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Posting excepts from Fox on here is likely to get you flamed pretty hard. Until every major news starts reporting it and there's official confirmation on something serious, I'm not going to trust anything. There's too much speculation and fear-mongering, especially on the American news networks (not just Fox).
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Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post
This has me very worried. What do I do? Is there anything I can do?
keep calm?
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Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post
This has me very worried. What do I do? Is there anything I can do?
Considering this hasn't been reported by any credible news source as far as I know of I have doubts of its validity. On top of that considering there hasn't been a full meltdown as far as anyone knows and if there is a cloud of radioactive material on its way it is unlikely that it would be very strong and much of it would dissipate prior to reaching the western shore anyway.
Edited by scyy - 3/14/11 at 12:39am
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Edited: Seem like old news.
Edited by Ocnewb - 3/14/11 at 12:42am
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keep calm?
I can't keep calm. I was freaking out about a comet possibly hitting the Earth later this year too, until I read up on it more.

This...there IS no reading up on it. All I can do is hit F5 repeatedly here, as its the only place I trust.
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I see you edited your post, I will as well.
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This...there IS no reading up on it. All I can do is hit F5 repeatedly here, as its the only place I trust.
QFT, thats was i do too
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The fox news is correct there is radiation falling in the water around japan, but it also breaks down in hours too.

edit: Kurt this has been reported a few times.
Where? CNN, BBC, and AJ don't mention anything about radiation being detected in the waters off Japan (or if they did, I missed it).
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I can't keep calm. I was freaking out about a comet possibly hitting the Earth later this year too, until I read up on it more.

This...there IS no reading up on it. All I can do is hit F5 repeatedly here, as its the only place I trust.
So far it looks like BBC is trustworthy. CNN is laggy, and if you're wearing a tinfoil hat, liable to be manipulated more so. Fox, is more sensationalist then fix things as they go along, and that's putting it kindly.

so, don't panic over anything till you get solid confirmed news.


TBCH regardless everyone's gonna get at least a lil radiation from this incident eventually. I'm gonna get some potassium iodine pills and some water 2mrw, but besides that I'm not terribly frightened and will take it as it comes.
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lol stop freaking people out. You aren't helping by posting alarming news, its all hearsay at this point.

Also all the information you are posting newb is a a day old. We'd be dead by now if you were sounding the alarm lol.
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