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Hurricane Isabel

Caption Competition anyone?

[Edit: It is mis-labelled apparently - see http://www.snopes.com/photos/isabel.asp that reckons the image might be of Tropical Cyclone Graham]
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delvy From: delvy Date: September 23rd, 2003 04:30 am (UTC) (Link)
Oh Sh*t!
xullrae From: xullrae Date: September 23rd, 2003 04:34 am (UTC) (Link)

Sorry to be pedantic, but....

No it's not, at least not according to the Urban Legend website:

http://www.snopes.com/photos/isabel.asp

It's probably a tropical storm or tornado, not a hurricane, the sea is too calm for an approaching hurricane.

Nice picture though ;-)
xullrae From: xullrae Date: September 23rd, 2003 04:35 am (UTC) (Link)

Re: Sorry to be pedantic, but....

Oops, just noticed your Edit! Will shut up now....
kneeshooter From: kneeshooter Date: September 23rd, 2003 04:48 am (UTC) (Link)

Re: Sorry to be pedantic, but....

Isn't the Internet wonderful - makes MINITRU's work so much easier.
kneeshooter From: kneeshooter Date: September 23rd, 2003 04:43 am (UTC) (Link)

Re: Sorry to be pedantic, but....

Indeed - and my [Edit:...] went in just before I got notification of your post!
captainweasel From: captainweasel Date: September 23rd, 2003 04:48 am (UTC) (Link)
captaion suggestion:
We're going to need a Bigger Boat!!!
caddyman From: caddyman Date: September 23rd, 2003 05:01 am (UTC) (Link)
Apparently they were originally going to use the USS Philadelphia for this.
nyarbaggytep From: nyarbaggytep Date: September 23rd, 2003 05:09 am (UTC) (Link)

Caption

Radio Operator to Captain: "Sir, have just received a report that Moses is approaching."
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