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Small earthquake hits Buenos Aires during G-20 Summit

Friday, November 30th 2018 - 17:22 UTC
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Argentina's National Institute of Seismic Prevention (INPRES) recorded an earthquake rated at 3.8 on the Richter scale at 10.27 am Friday in the city of Buenos Aires and its surroundings, it was reported. Read full article

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  • Tr0lListic_Approach

    The best caption possible was this?

    “The seismographs detected it: it was a small earthquake.”

    I have it from a reliable source that the first earthquake in almost a century within the Greater BA metropolitan area was Mother Earth's valiant attempt do every living creature on the planet a favor by cracking the ground open and swallow a bunch of foreigners posing for a photo at just around the same time. Her effort to save us all is duly noted.

    Nov 30th, 2018 - 05:51 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Zaphod Beeblebrox

    “I have it from a reliable source...”

    My “reliable source” says that the seismic effect was caused by Trump trumping. ;-)

    Nov 30th, 2018 - 06:09 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • chronic

    Trump's fault. Trump is singlehandedly responsibility for all fracking and the resultant increase in cataclysmic seismic activity.

    Nov 30th, 2018 - 06:45 pm - Link - Report abuse -1
  • imoyaro

    My “reliable source” has it that the tremor was caused by “Chopper the Ucumar,” using his prodigiously sized lower appendages to ruin a photo op for the summit. I'm sure he's quite proud of his work...

    Dec 02nd, 2018 - 08:23 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Pete Bog

    It was 'Governor' Bertone opening her lunch.

    Dec 03rd, 2018 - 06:58 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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