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  1. #1 " Yellowstone's Massive Lava Chamber Filling. Magma Causes Ground Rise of Ten Inches 
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    Yellowstone Has Bulged as Magma Pocket Swells..Some places saw the ground rise by ten inches, experts report.

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    The simmering volcano has produced major eruptions—each a thousand times more powerful than Mount St. Helens's 1980 eruption—three times in the past 2.1 million years. Yellowstone's caldera, which covers a 25- by 37-mile (40- by 60-kilometer) swath of Wyoming, is an ancient crater formed after the last big blast, some 640,000 years ago.
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    Since then, about 30 smaller eruptions—including one as recent as 70,000 years ago—have filled the caldera with lava and ash, producing the relatively flat landscape we see today.

    But beginning in 2004, scientists saw the ground above the caldera rise upward at rates as high as 2.8 inches (7 centimeters) a year.
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    The rate slowed between 2007 and 2010 to a centimeter a year or less. Still, since the start of the swelling, ground levels over the volcano have been raised by as much as 10 inches (25 centimeters) in places."It's an extraordinary uplift, because it covers such a large area and the rates are so high," said the University of Utah's Bob Smith, a longtime expert in Yellowstone's volcanism.

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    Bush and Cheney are behind this!
    The difference between pigs and people is that when they tell you you're cured it isn't a good thing.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rockntractor View Post
    Bush and Cheney are behind this!
    Has to be just Bush; isn't Cheney getting a heart installed or something?
    "The efforts of the government alone will never be enough. In the end the people must choose and the people must help themselves" ~ JFK; from his famous inauguration speech (What Democrats sounded like before today's neo-Liberals hijacked that party)
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rockntractor View Post
    Bush and Cheney are behind this!
    Could be gravitational waves given off during the Betelgeuse Supernova ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Articulate_Ape View Post
    Has to be just Bush; isn't Cheney getting a heart installed or something?
    It started in 2004, it has to be a conspiracy between both of them, it is just too much of a coincidence!
    The difference between pigs and people is that when they tell you you're cured it isn't a good thing.
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    Has to be just Bush; isn't Cheney getting a heart installed or something?
    Why would Cheney want a heart? Wouldn't that interfere with his Pure Evil?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gingersnap View Post
    Why would Cheney want a heart? Wouldn't that interfere with his Pure Evil?
    That would be Darth Vader.Cheney's only evil to frustrated liberals/Progeessives who couldn't frame him for some imagined evil deed,even with their own special prosecutor !
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    Quote Originally Posted by megimoo View Post
    That would be Darth Vader.Cheney's only evil to frustrated liberals/Progeessives who couldn't frame him for some imagined evil deed,even with their own special prosecutor !
    Just you wait, the caldera will blow causing the expected diversion and then we will open the camps!
    The difference between pigs and people is that when they tell you you're cured it isn't a good thing.
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    It's the beginings of the black hole in Betelguise, sucking the center right out of mother Earth.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rockntractor View Post
    Just you wait, the caldera will blow causing the expected diversion and then we will open the camps!
    If that thing blows the only thing that will open are the gates of hell !
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