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(NPR)   Massive landslide at a jade mine in Myanmar has killed at least 162 people   (npr.org) divider line
    More: News, Mining, massive landslide, Burma, death toll, Kachin state, dramatic video, Myanmar Fire Services Department, jade miners  
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2020-07-03 6:32:57 AM  
8 votes:
162 dead, but this is Fark, so lets see who is jaded enough to make a joke.
 
2020-07-03 4:51:41 AM  
8 votes:

some_beer_drinker: didnt i just read this?


You'd remember if you drank less!

*runs away sobbing*
 
2020-07-03 1:51:35 AM  
7 votes:
Mortal Kombat Trilogy - All JADE Fatalities
Youtube RKgEFf133dU


Man that's a lot of people, even for Jade.
 
2020-07-03 5:17:43 AM  
4 votes:

Tom Marvolo Bombadil: [Fark user image 665x375]
/aisle seat


Agrees:
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You there, on the motorbike! Sell me one of your melons!
 
2020-07-03 6:05:55 AM  
3 votes:
So...Texans were right to be worried about Jade Mine.
 
2020-07-03 5:25:36 AM  
2 votes:

Maturin: Again?


puffy999: Again?


hoodiowithtudio: Again?
/What again?


some_beer_drinker: didnt i just read this?



Sounds like Farkers have done this so much that they've become unenthusiastic about it.
 
2020-07-03 4:44:20 AM  
2 votes:

AngryDragon: "Reuters says the victims were mostly "jade pickers" - people who sift through tailings to scavenge small bits of the semi-precious stone"

I'm guessing we're never going to find out the ages of the victims...


I'd say that's set in stone.
 
2020-07-03 4:41:19 AM  
2 votes:
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/aisle seat
 
2020-07-03 8:29:04 AM  
1 vote:
Well, time makes you bolder
even if those children won't get older...


/yes, I'm going to Hell. :P
 
2020-07-03 8:21:39 AM  
1 vote:

MythDragon: Resident Muslim: 162 dead, but this is Fark, so lets see who is jaded enough to make a joke.

I'm sorry if it rubyed you the wrong way that people make jokes when others die, mon.


Y'all are stone cold.
 
2020-07-03 7:56:32 AM  
1 vote:
This gem passed through yesterday.  Fleetwood Mac not present for comments
 
Xai [TotalFark]
2020-07-03 7:48:40 AM  
1 vote:
I think we need to export better quality cameras to these countries. I guess potato is better than no video though.
 
2020-07-03 7:17:09 AM  
1 vote:

Resident Muslim: 162 dead, but this is Fark, so lets see who is jaded enough to make a joke.


I'm sorry if it rubyed you the wrong way that people make jokes when others die, mon.
 
2020-07-03 7:05:50 AM  
1 vote:

Resident Muslim: 162 dead, but this is Fark, so lets see who is jaded enough to make a joke.


Hay mine your own business
 
2020-07-03 6:49:41 AM  
1 vote:
That's how the other half lives, folks.
That's where your shiny goodies come from, and how they are obtained.
 
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