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    Hole in Sun

    Spacecraft Sees Giant 'Hole' In the Sun



    Yipes, this might affect global warming theorists.


    Last edited by Wesley; 07-29-2013 at 12:34 PM.
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    Re: Hole in Sun

    At least now we have an explanation for setting the all-time low temperature record here in Chicago. 65 degrees in July is complete horse-****.



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    Re: Hole in Sun

    Take THAT Al Gore!


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    Re: Hole in Sun

    I was wondering what that was the other day when I turned my BlueBlockers toward the sun and took a gander.


    Last edited by capitalcityguy; 07-29-2013 at 11:57 PM.
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    Re: Hole in Sun

    It might be a tumor.



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    Re: Hole in Sun

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    It might be a tumor.



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    Re: Hole in Sun

    Probably just another marketing gimmick from eiu gone wrong. Nothing to worry about. NASA can cover it up with something like a batman logo.



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    Re: Hole in Sun

    What does this have to do with climate change exactly? I thought I read that this event happened back in May. Surely this explains nothing of the current cold snap.


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    Re: Hole in Sun

    Quote Originally Posted by AirWalke View Post
    What does this have to do with climate change exactly? I thought I read that this event happened back in May. Surely this explains nothing of the current cold snap.
    It doesn't. Everyone is just having some fun. Maybe the CyWX guys can give better details (or correct me completely) but what I've read says that the jet stream has some interesting twists in it over North America this year, which is what explains the cold snap.



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    Re: Hole in Sun

    Quote Originally Posted by AirWalke View Post
    What does this have to do with climate change exactly? I thought I read that this event happened back in May. Surely this explains nothing of the current cold snap.
    According to what I just read at that link, this is just normal in the Sun's 11 year cycle. No reason not to make this more than it is though, I mean that's what the media's job is now, right?



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    Re: Hole in Sun

    Has Al Gore or any "climate change" scientists come up with a reason why human activity caused this hole? I'll turn off another light bulb if I did it.


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    Re: Hole in Sun

    wasn't this a grunge song from the 90's?


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    Re: Hole in Sun

    Quote Originally Posted by IsUaClone2 View Post
    Has Al Gore or any "climate change" scientists come up with a reason why human activity caused this hole? I'll turn off another light bulb if I did it.
    So pretty much 97% of scientists then?



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    Re: Hole in Sun

    I've been drilling at that thing forever. About time somebody noticed.I will yet destroy the sun.


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    Re: Hole in Sun

    Quote Originally Posted by ripvdub View Post
    wasn't this a grunge song from the 90's?
    You're thinking of Blackhole Sun by Soundgarden


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