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Weird news day? September 19, 2006

Posted by britishbullblog in General, Humourous, News and Current Affairs.
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Just looking through the paper this morning whilst listening to the radio on my MP3 player, and it just struck me as a weird news day.

I learn that undergraduates from one of the top universities in Britain have sent a helium balloon to the edge of space with a camera attached to it. That’s not too weird, but when the balloon burst, the camera floated all the way back down to Earth (over 20 miles) and landed a mere 7km from it’s original launch pad!

Earth

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I then read that scientists have discovered a “walking” shark off the coast of Indonesia –

Walking Shark

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Lastly, I then read that a man in Brazil can do this –

Popeyes

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At least my commute was interesting!

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1. Matt - September 19, 2006

I feel it’s my duty, seeing as you are an educator, to tell you it’s “weird” and not “wierd” !! What do you teach?

2. britishbullblog - September 20, 2006

Well, it’s not English that’s for sure! šŸ˜‰ I did realise my mistake late last night when re-reading the post, but just couldn’t be bothered to edit it there and then. All’s well now though!


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