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  1. #1
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    Grand Canyon flood evacuation

    http://www.cnn.com/2008/US/weather/0...dam/index.html


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    Meanwhile, three empty tour boats were spotted down the river, but all 16 occupants were located on a ledge off the river bank, said Maureen Oltrogge, spokeswoman for Grand Canyon National Park. All 16 were airlifted from the scene and transported to the shelter.

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    Scary stuff, there... hundreds evacuated...

  2. #2
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    All I can say is. "wow". Being from my part of the world, I cannot imagine what many of these people are going through! I hope all stay safe and no harm comes to anyone.
    "I went to the bank and asked to borrow a cup of money. They said, "What for?". I said, "I'm going to buy some sugar".



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