History TemptingFate / RealLife

17th Jul '16 12:44:51 PM Nikumubeki
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*** Post-Boobquake analysis showed that the number of earthquakes that occurred that day was not a statistically significant amount above average, and pointed out that there's a 37% chance of a 6.5 quake happening on any given day.

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*** Post-Boobquake analysis showed that the number of earthquakes that occurred that day was not a statistically significant amount above average, and pointed out that there's a 37% chance of a 6.5 quake happening on any given day. Furthermore, in 2010 there were earthquakes exceeding the magnitude of 6.5 [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_21st-century_earthquakes#2010 every month sans November]].
7th Jul '16 1:45:54 PM Market43Fan
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* In his speech accepting the Republican nomination for President in 1928; UsefulNotes/HerbertHoover (referencing the economic boom of TheRoaringTwenties) stated that "We shall soon with the help of God be in sight of the day when poverty will be banished from this land." Just over a year after that speech (and barely seven months into his term as President); TheGreatDepression hit.
28th Jun '16 3:03:12 PM benda
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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8gC2JjatGwM This]] comment on England-Iceland Euro 2016 soccer championship. Bonus points for the scorer being that very "big boy Sigthorsson".

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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8gC2JjatGwM This]] This comment on ]] during England-Iceland Euro 2016 soccer championship.match at Euro 2016. Bonus points for the scorer being that very "big boy Sigthorsson".
28th Jun '16 2:59:00 PM benda
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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8gC2JjatGwM This]] comment on England-Iceland Euro 2016 soccer championship. Bonus points for the scorer being that very "big boy Sigthorsson".
12th Jun '16 9:06:17 PM SimYouLater
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*** It gets worse. Not knowing that the destroyer that crashed into the drydock gate was full of explosives, the German commander was gloatingly giving the captured commandos TheReasonYouSuckSpeech, while many German military personnel were looking around the ship , quite a few with their French girlfriends. Things changed when the destroyer blew up a little bit later and took out the drydock and everyone around it.

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*** It gets worse. Not knowing that the destroyer that crashed into the drydock gate was full of explosives, the German commander was gloatingly giving the captured commandos TheReasonYouSuckSpeech, while many German military personnel were looking around the ship , ship, quite a few with their French girlfriends. Things changed when the destroyer blew up a little bit later and took out the drydock and everyone around it.


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*** The trope was inverted for the Japanese. Although the AwakeningTheSleepingGiant quote is misattributed, after Pearl Harbor Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto said to his superiors that he could only guarantee six months before the Americans would be ready to wipe the floor with them. [[DeusExNukina Six months to the day later...]]
7th Jun '16 12:48:20 PM Premonition45
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** The year before, in November 2013, Cosby did a comedy special (his first since 1982's ''Bill Cosby: Himself'') called ''[[WhatDidYouExpectWhenYouNamedIt Far From Finished]]''. Thanks to [[BrokenPedestal the growing backlash against his allegations]], [[DarthWiki/FallenCreator Cosby's career may indeed be finished]].

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** The year before, in November 2013, Cosby did a comedy special (his first since 1982's ''Bill Cosby: Himself'') called ''[[WhatDidYouExpectWhenYouNamedIt Far ''Far From Finished]]''.Finished''. Thanks to [[BrokenPedestal the growing backlash against his allegations]], [[DarthWiki/FallenCreator Cosby's career may indeed be finished]].
6th Jun '16 10:52:22 PM Premonition45
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** The year before, in November 2013, Cosby did a comedy special (his first since 1982's ''Bill Cosby: Himself'') called ''[[WhatDidYouExpectWhenYouNamedIt Far From Finished]]''. Thanks to [[BrokenPedestal the growing backlash against his allegations]], [[FallenCreator Cosby's career may indeed be finished]].

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** The year before, in November 2013, Cosby did a comedy special (his first since 1982's ''Bill Cosby: Himself'') called ''[[WhatDidYouExpectWhenYouNamedIt Far From Finished]]''. Thanks to [[BrokenPedestal the growing backlash against his allegations]], [[FallenCreator [[DarthWiki/FallenCreator Cosby's career may indeed be finished]].
6th Jun '16 10:51:35 PM Premonition45
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** The year before, in November 2013, Cosby did a comedy special (his first since 1982's ''Bill Cosby: Himself'') called ''[[WhatDidYouExpectWhenYouNamedIt Far From Finished]]''. Thanks to [[BrokenPedestal the growing backlash against his allegations]], [[FallenCreator Cosby's career may indeed be finished]].
9th May '16 10:38:22 PM erforce
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* The UK military putting automated death machines under the control of a system called [[{{Terminator}} Skynet]]. Nothing bad yet, but I think we can all agree it is only a [[TurnedAgainstTheirMasters matter of time]].

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* The UK military putting automated death machines under the control of a system called [[{{Terminator}} [[Franchise/{{Terminator}} Skynet]]. Nothing bad yet, but I think we can all agree it is only a [[TurnedAgainstTheirMasters matter of time]].
12th Apr '16 7:21:45 AM LtFedora
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** Several calls were made from Tower 2 after Tower 1 was hit that amounted to "A plane has hit the World Trade Center, but I'm okay. I'm in the other tower."
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