NASA: No need to duck asteroid

NASA: No need to duck asteroid

There are 11 comments on the WIVB-TV Buffalo story from Feb 7, 2013, titled NASA: No need to duck asteroid. In it, WIVB-TV Buffalo reports that:

The megarock will pass within 17,000 miles of the planet - the closest known approach ever for an object of this size.

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Parden pard

Bath, PA

#1 Feb 7, 2013
Are you kiddin me,,,the last time I had an asteroid come close to me,,I made sure I used a whole tube of that assteroid creme,,,,(I recommend it,the stuff works,,weawwww)

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#2 Feb 8, 2013
That is much closer, than some may think.....less than the total miles of a roundtrip between NY and Tokyo.....

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Formerly From Kenya

#3 Feb 8, 2013
'Pull.!'

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#4 Feb 8, 2013
Lets see, the moon is 239,000 miles away...does that put this in perspectie for you?
Donkey Estonkey

Hampton, VA

#5 Feb 8, 2013
Heard of "duck asteroids"; but don't really think they exist.

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#6 Feb 8, 2013
That's a relief!

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AH-1S Cobra

#7 Feb 8, 2013
justaguess wrote:
'Pull.!'
LMAO!!!

“...no rain today.....”

Since: Jun 08

...just hot and dusty.....

#8 Feb 8, 2013
"I'm from NASA. Nothing can go wrong...go wrong....go wrong....go wrong....."

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#9 Feb 8, 2013
Old Sam wrote:
"I'm from NASA. Nothing can go wrong...go wrong....go wrong....go wrong....."
...flight controllers here looking very carefully at the situation...obviously a major malfunction...

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Indianapolis, IN

#10 Feb 8, 2013
If this messes up my satellite tv I'm gonna be pissed

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#11 Feb 11, 2013
It's going to crash into Hello Kitty!

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