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    Hope that Fargo survives

    The entire city of Fargo is at risk of flooding.

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    Re: Hope that Fargo survives

    I love that movie.


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    Re: Hope that Fargo survives

    I'm glad I discovered this thread is not about Wells Fargo - I just about had my car keys in hand for a good old fashioned run on the bank.

    I can just see it now (in my best Jimmy Stewart impression)..." You're thinking of this place all wrong. As if I had the money back in a safe. The money's not here. Your money's in Joe's house...right next to yours. And in the Kennedy house, and Mrs. Macklin's house, and a hundred others. Why, you're lending them the money to build, and then, they're going to pay it back to you as best they can. Now what are you going to do? Foreclose on them? ..."


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    Re: Hope that Fargo survives

    How many times in the last 20 years has the Red flooded Fargo? It seems like it's an annual occurence. Those are the dumbest or toughest folks in the country (maybe both).

    On another note:

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    Re: Hope that Fargo survives

    Thoughts and prayers...


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    Sweeeeeeet...

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    Re: Hope that Fargo survives

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycloin View Post
    How many times in the last 20 years has the Red flooded Fargo? It seems like it's an annual occurence. Those are the dumbest or toughest folks in the country (maybe both).

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    "It's nice to have them deal with our sand, not the Iraq sand," said Rep. Earl Pomeroy, D-N.D.

    WTF? Is nothing outside of politics?
    Brutual winters and spring rains isn't a good combination.



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    Re: Hope that Fargo survives

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    Thoughts and prayers...
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    Re: Hope that Fargo survives

    The forecast continues to be quite grim.

    "North Dakota's largest city moved to the brink of potentially disastrous flooding Thursday, with earlier optimism fading as officials predicted the Red River would reach a record-high crest of 41 feet by the weekend."

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