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Old 01-18-2012, 06:25 AM   #1
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Default Weather? Come ON, now!

Wake up to take the nooblets to school - and it's -42C.

Where's my planetary climate control, dang it! We were promised that, along with rocket packs and flying cars (oh, and meals in pill format) back in the 50's!


/start car
/leave car running to warm up
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Old 01-18-2012, 06:50 AM   #2
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Man, y'all sure were stupid back in the 50s.
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Old 01-18-2012, 09:29 AM   #3
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it was 0c down here in Texas this morning... I almost had to wear a jacket when I went out for lunch today too!
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Old 01-18-2012, 04:07 PM   #4
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8F here in NNY. It was in the negatives this past Saturday.
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Old 01-18-2012, 07:02 PM   #5
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i had to load a ct scanner into a truck in -42c before.

id say it was miserable, but i was too numb for emotions.
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Old 01-18-2012, 11:26 PM   #6
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Just remember global warming is due to it cooling down! or cuzz its warmer is colder!

or something....
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