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Biography:If I have to leave out the sordid details, there isn't much to talk about.
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
[quote]Do I hear breathing on the audio? What the hell is that?[/quote] Somebody sleeping. I see that Rusty is awake now....
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
Looking at the live stream right now. It's very peaceful...it's raining...somebody's sound asleep snoring...and then there's a fountain of lava in the back yard....
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
Video from yesterday: https://vimeo.com/271418485...
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
Did you notice the Hedonisia Hawaii Eco Community? I'm curious but I'm not going to google that at work....
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
The camera is at the house. It's currently pointed at fissure 20 but every once in a while they pan over to 17. 20 is erupting in a fountain but 17 is spattering. [link=(https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1rbnKKgPoFHcLPCyle_PVBDdAmVZqAdzy&ll=19.47292632073874%2C-154.87854904147127&z=15)]T...
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
If you guys want some perspective, you can plug these coordinates into google maps: House - 19.482500,-154.881000 Fissure 17 - 19.483889,-154.871667 Fissure 20 - 19.474444,-154.885556...
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
[quote]the guy talking in the video about how much of his property has lava on it.[/quote] The guy talking is a reporter. He doesn't live there. Rusty the Rooster, however, does....
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
[quote]There's always a way[/quote] Let's hear it then....
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
[quote]How long do they expect this thing to erupt? how much more damage is going to occur?[/quote] There's no way to know the answer to either of those questions....
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re: First World Problem of the Day Thread - MountainTiger
[quote]Ran out of Gray Poupon and had to use French's mustard[/quote] I ran out of Maille and had to use Grey Poupon....
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re: How much do you pay attention to the lyrics in music and how important are they to you? - MountainTiger
[quote]the problem with me is that I can never understand what the lead singer is saying with all the other stuff going on in the background.[/quote] Did you hear "laurel" or "yanny"?...
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re: How much do you pay attention to the lyrics in music and how important are they to you? - MountainTiger
Off the top of my head: Steely Dan Bruce Cockburn Pierce Pettis Joe Henry Pink Floyd Dire Straits/Mark Knopfler Jules and the Polar Bears/Jules Shear Gov't Mule Elvis Costello Jackson Browne James McMurtry Kathleen Edwards Roxy Music/Bryan Ferry Paul Simon Randy Newman Genesis/Peter ...
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
Then there's this: [quote]Late last night, the fissure 20 lava flow reached the ocean. Hot lava entering the ocean creates a dense white plume called "laze" (short for "lava haze"). Laze is formed as hot lava boils seawater to dryness. The process leads to a series of chemical reactions that result...
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re: How much do you pay attention to the lyrics in music and how important are they to you? - MountainTiger
I've got my spine. I've got my Orange Crush....
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
[quote]How cool would it be to be able to harness some of that energy?[/quote] There's actually a geothermal plant right next to these fissures. https://www.google.com/maps/@19.4751355,-154.8896982,2411m/data=!3m1!1e3!5m1!1e4...
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
[quote]Wild to think that is rock. fricking rock that is so hot it is a liquid.[/quote] And some of those videos show it flowing like a river. Think about that for a sec...rock...flowing like a river....
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re: Volcano finally blowing (video inside) - MountainTiger
[link=(https://volcanoes.usgs.gov/observatories/hvo/multimedia_uploads/multimediaFile-2082.mp4)]Overflight of fissure 20-22 complex[/link] [link=(https://vimeo.com/user17788687)]Various videos of helicopter overflights[/link]...
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re: How much do you pay attention to the lyrics in music and how important are they to you? - MountainTiger
It depends on the music. For example Steely Dan lyrics are often very clever and full of nuance. As AlxTgr said, REM's lyrics are usually meaningless....
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re: How do old people get so disconnected with the world around them? - MountainTiger
[quote]How do old people get so disconnected with the world around them?[/quote] It's a skill that takes some time to perfect. ...
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re: Kilauea volcano live feed - MountainTiger
Live feed of fissure 20 if anybody is scoring at home. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnUr5bhWrBc...
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