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    Chinese fire lanterns

    Where were those coming from last night? Probably saw a half dozen fly over JTS during the 2nd half. Was this a warning sign that the Mongolians had come to break down the schitty wall? I never saw any Mongolians.



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    Re: Chinese fire lanterns

    I never saw any, were they more toward the east or west side of the stadium?



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    Re: Chinese fire lanterns

    I thought they were UFO's....



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    Re: Chinese fire lanterns

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    I never saw any, were they more toward the east or west side of the stadium?
    Right over the center. Flying towards the west though.



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    Re: Chinese fire lanterns

    Those were being let off from someone in parking lot S-3. They have done it for every home game so far this season.



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    Re: Chinese fire lanterns

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    I never saw any, were they more toward the east or west side of the stadium?
    I was on the east side, lower level. They looked to be moving north/northwest. They were way low coming over the old scoreboard. I'm assuming they had to be originating from the student lot.

    I bet the fire department just loves those!!



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    Re: Chinese fire lanterns

    Quote Originally Posted by stevefrench View Post
    Where were those coming from last night? Probably saw a half dozen fly over JTS during the 2nd half. Was this a warning sign that the Mongolians had come to break down the schitty wall? I never saw any Mongolians.
    I saw them too! One of them at least. I just accepted that I had gone completely mad!



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    Re: Chinese fire lanterns

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5UibMqHajQU]Chinese Fire Drill - YouTube[/ame]


    OHHHHHH, you said lantern.......





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    Re: Chinese fire lanterns

    The police did not approve of these and stomped one of them out when they found the source...



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    Re: Chinese fire lanterns

    Quote Originally Posted by thisISnextyear View Post
    The police did not approve of these and stomped one of them out when they found the source...
    Damn police... They ruin everything.



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