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Initial post: Dec 20, 2012 6:02:31 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 20, 2012 6:15:36 AM PST
ChuChu Train says:
I been following this for awhile. Apparently a sinkhole has appeared in louisiana out of thin air and is growing. Not supprisingly our US media has ignore this completely (No fatalities so non-event). Check out these two videos to see how large it has grown in just two months.

October:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dTpitGdfTQk

December:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZALv4EylAU

Pretty sad (Also note the area looks like it is dying.)

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:05:21 AM PST
SMH says:
"Not supprisingly our US media has ignore this completely."

What does this mean? There is some kind of agenda in the media that says they can't talk about a sink hole?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:07:09 AM PST
Kin-foot says:
Aliens

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:07:22 AM PST
ChuChu Train says:
Have you heard about it in the news?

Posted on Dec 20, 2012 6:08:13 AM PST
I fully expected to see a video of the US Capitol.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:08:30 AM PST
Ice King says:
The mainstream media has a very anti-sinkhole bias.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:09:58 AM PST
Anthony says:
someone closed a hellmouth and the media is covering it up.

honestly, i think he meant more along the lines that the media just plain doesn't give a damn.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:10:18 AM PST
ChuChu Train says:
Ah that would be helpful to the general population of US therefore its not allowed to happen. :P

Posted on Dec 20, 2012 6:10:20 AM PST
Soulshine says:
Sinkhole? Don't speak of your mother in such a vulgar manner!

Posted on Dec 20, 2012 6:11:52 AM PST
Brykume says:
expected pictures of rush limbaugh. dissapoint

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:11:58 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 20, 2012 6:12:19 AM PST
ChuChu Train says:
Ya i guess i should have been more explicite, my assumptions are bad. It doesn't matter until some one dies amirite?

Hope no one lives in the area. :D

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:12:13 AM PST
Ice King says:
Have any white people died in this sinkhole? If not, the media couldn't give less of a crap.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:12:38 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 20, 2012 6:13:07 AM PST
SMH says:
No - but the way you said it makes it sound like you mean the media is actively covering up some conspiracy or something. I was just wondering what reason they would have to do that.

Edit: Cleared up in prior post.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:14:57 AM PST
Actually, after some quick research I discovered that the proper term for the Capitol is "rat hole" not "sinkhole"

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:16:29 AM PST
ChuChu Train says:
soylent green?

Posted on Dec 20, 2012 6:22:55 AM PST
I thought this said Stinkhole at first

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:24:04 AM PST
Ice King says:
I'd say "cesspool" would be more accurate.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:24:18 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 20, 2012 6:25:06 AM PST
WesCyde says:
No i saw this on the news a few months ago, what do you expect the news to do sit their and report on it everyday its a sinkhole its gonna sink what else is their

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:24:19 AM PST
FOGE says:
We all know the Government is trying to keep quiet their operations against the Locust. They want to wipe them out without our knowledge. However, I fear tomorrow may be Emergence Day.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:27:58 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 20, 2012 6:34:09 AM PST
Hows' 'bout we settle on "wretched hive of scum and villainy" and include all branches of government. :-)

Posted on Dec 20, 2012 6:28:23 AM PST
"Apparently a sinkhole has appeared in louisiana out of thin air"

I don't think you know how sinkholes work...

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:28:57 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 20, 2012 6:29:16 AM PST
If it's in Louisiana then I'd wager it's the government's secret war against the Swamp People. Don't watch their History Channel propaganda folks!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:29:03 AM PST
That works!

Posted on Dec 20, 2012 6:33:00 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 20, 2012 6:35:43 AM PST
It's in the middle of a swamp in a muddy part of LA?

Plus, if you noticed the oil pad right next to it, it's probably not even a sinkhole. It's probably a small pond that's quite deep and the oil crew is using it for their hydraulic fracturing. In the first video there was no flooding, in the second video there was flooding and the "sinkhole" looked bigger, when in doubt it just looked like it rained..

I'd have to do more research but no oil company would drill a 2-4 million dollar well and it be maybe 100ft near a sinkhole. There would be way too many safety hazards, controversy, and Government regulation.

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I am working on a project now for a sinkhole in Carlsbad New Mexico, that's a real sinkhole. No water in sight, taking place basically in a salt formation called the Salado. It's more of a salt cavern though that keeps expanding. Pretty interesting stuff.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 20, 2012 6:33:09 AM PST
Maybe he is referring to a black hole?
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