If you can read this, either the style sheet didn't load or you have an older browser that doesn't support style sheets. Try clearing your browser cache and refreshing the page.

(TampaBay.com (St. Petersburg Tim)   Elderly woman hires crew to survey her property for sinkholes. Good news, they found one (w/ pics)   (tampabay.com) divider line 6
    More: Florida, elderly woman, Port Richey, Pasco County, Susan Minutillo  
•       •       •

21370 clicks; posted to Main » on 21 Jun 2012 at 3:28 AM (1 year ago)   |  Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

Voting Results (Smartest)
View Voting Results: Smartest and Funniest

Archived thread
2012-06-21 03:46:21 AM
3 votes:
That's what happens when morons bulldoze over swampland to build houses.
2012-06-21 06:40:57 AM
1 votes:

Confabulat: EVERYBODY PANIC: It is a very nice house in a very nice neighborhood

Yeah, that's subjective. Pasco County subdivisions are the ugliest damn thing mankind has ever built outside of Communist countries.

^^This. Hernando county ones aren't any better.
2012-06-21 04:38:12 AM
1 votes:

profplump: Confabulat: I'm not sure what the point of surveying land for sinkholes is anyway. What are they going to do about it?

It's often possible to underpin a structure and mitigate the risk of sinkhole damage. It's something they should have done before building, but you can do it afterwards if necessary.

I would think that people would do this before buying a home there.
2012-06-21 04:06:50 AM
1 votes:
The entire state is semi-solid mud. No surprise.
2012-06-21 03:54:05 AM
1 votes:
Well once the house is built, I mean. Maybe someone should have studied the area a little closer before building that ugly subdivision.
2012-06-21 03:40:00 AM
1 votes:
meh. florida is one giant sinkhole.
Displayed 6 of 6 comments

View Voting Results: Smartest and Funniest

This thread is closed to new comments.

Continue Farking
Submit a Link »