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  1. reflexblue

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    What are the odds?

    Boy Hit by Meteorite - Yahoo! News

    14-year old German boy was hit in the hand by a pea-sized meteorite that scared the bejeezus out of him and left a scar.

    "When it hit me it knocked me flying and then was still going fast enough to bury itself into the road," Gerrit Blank said in a newspaper account. Astronomers have analyzed the object and conclude it was indeed a natural object from space, The Telegraph reports.
     
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    It's gotta be 3-1 at least.
     
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    I don't know about three to one. How about the odds are greater for the Jests to win the SB
     
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    One site said billions to one odds ... sheesh ... you get a choice of hitting Powerball or getting hit by a billions year old space pebble ... I'll take the cash.
     
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    A Billion ...thats it, just a Billion to one. :confused:
     
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    According to one site, 10 trillion to one...that kid better play the lottery after that hit! :D
     
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    How did it not kill him?
     
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    Wasn't large enough or slowed down enough in the atmosphere...
     
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    And it didn't give him super powers? Damn, there goes that dream.
     
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    Thats more like it, i wonder what the odds are for being hit in the hand.
     
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    Wonder if aliens have kidney stones. Some poor little alien might have had a nightmare trying to pass that...
     
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    Would be awesome if he suddenly developed super powers.
     

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