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Old 02-08-2009, 04:28 PM
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http://www.straitstimes.com/Breaking...ry_335952.html

Hope all our friends down there are doing OK !!!
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Old 02-09-2009, 02:41 AM
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Watching it on the news right now.130 odd dead so far.Absolutely shocking how it can catch you so fast.Very scary.
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Old 02-09-2009, 12:14 PM
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The toll is rising at an alarming rate. [img]../images/emoticons/frown.gif[/img]Seems there's a "stay and defend" policy

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hyq8_sNMX4I&eurl=http://news.google.com/news?ned=au

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Old 02-09-2009, 12:16 PM
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Definitely Bush's fault.
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Old 02-09-2009, 01:39 PM
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FireFly - 2/10/2009 4:16 AM

Definitely Bush's fault.
It all started with a burning bush ...

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Old 02-09-2009, 02:24 PM
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Death toll now at 170 and rising.


The number of deaths from bushfires that have already claimed 170 lives in the Australian state of Victoria is likely to rise, officials have warned.

Police believe some of the fires were started deliberately - actions which Prime Minister Kevin Rudd said amounted to "mass murder". ...


http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asi...878106.stm?lss

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Old 02-09-2009, 02:45 PM
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it is indeed very tragic, there is quite a few Fires buring in different States, and strangely enough, one State is suffering bad floods, I am in the middle, between the floods and the Fires
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Old 02-10-2009, 01:40 AM
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Death toll to rise to over 200 apparently.Not good.
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