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Who the hell ships a trainload of ANFO?! - MegaZone's Safety Valve
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zonereyrie
zonereyrie
Who the hell ships a trainload of ANFO?!
God......Damn!

"Runaway train wagons laden with a lethal cocktail of fuel and fertilizers blew up in northeast Iran Wednesday..."

So they were shipping fuel and fertilizer on the same train... and it wrecked... Heads will roll, considering the country, probably literally.

I am: stunned
Current Media: office buzz

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mephron From: mephron Date: February 19th, 2004 11:20 am (UTC) (Direct Link)
Welcome to The United States Government: The Regrettable Decisions We'll Blame On Some Peon.
zonereyrie From: zonereyrie Date: February 19th, 2004 11:23 am (UTC) (Direct Link)
Um, you noticed the train was in Iran, right?
mephron From: mephron Date: February 19th, 2004 11:40 am (UTC) (Direct Link)

Re:

I blinked and thought it was Iraq.

Still, someone's getting their ass royally kicked for this one.
z_gryphon From: z_gryphon Date: February 19th, 2004 07:04 pm (UTC) (Direct Link)
For a moment, I mis-read the text under the photo as "E-mail this sideshow", which seemed a rather cruel, if nicely snarky, way of describing Iranian rail safety protocols.
zonereyrie From: zonereyrie Date: February 19th, 2004 08:02 pm (UTC) (Direct Link)
Ouch, yeah...
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