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Thursday, 04 November 2004
A coalfield fire that has been burning for 130 years in China has finally been extinguished. “The continuing blaze is also thought to have caused environmental damage to the region.” Gee, ya think? We’ve got our own coal fire problems in this country; witness the now-empty town of Centralia, Pennsylvania, which has had a fire burnin’ beneath it since 1961.
posted to /news at 6:04pm :: 1 response



katya had this to say (11/05/2004 09:32:50):
That's weird and sad and amazing all at the same time.

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