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Old 05-11-2010, 10:08 AM   #1
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Default Zombie Satellite

A satellite that had it's brain fried by apparently by a solar flare has gone rogue. It continues to operate at full power, but its no longer accepting instructions from us. Maybe it made some stock trades last Thursday...

http://buzz.yahoo.com/buzzlog/93656?fp=1
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Old 05-11-2010, 10:14 AM   #2
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LOL, the old Soviet "communications satellite" from Space Cowboys popped in my mind.


Well, let someone practice their anti-satellite capability.
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Old 05-11-2010, 02:47 PM   #3
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Seems like it may be disruptive to US cable programing. Now this is serious...

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100511/...trol_satellite
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Old 05-11-2010, 10:00 PM   #4
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WHOA! This is a MAJOR problem!
This is the sat for the SyFy channel.

Now there will be hoards of geeks with time on their hands!
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Old 05-12-2010, 09:47 AM   #5
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Will it cause a green flash in the sky?
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Old 05-12-2010, 12:14 PM   #6
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Id be so cool if the collide
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Old 05-12-2010, 08:10 PM   #7
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Exclamation

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"Now there will be hoards of geeks with time on their hands!"
Idle hands! Tools of the Great Digital Satan! The world will be destroyed! Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!!


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Old 05-12-2010, 09:39 PM   #8
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Id be so cool if the collide
OH YEAH!!!
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