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(CNBC)   Emergency management staff in Washington state have been using StarLink terminals to support wildfire recovery operations, and they are big fans   (cnbc.com) divider line
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2020-09-29 5:43:53 PM  
6 votes:

oopsboom: is that the problem?
we should keep big fans away from wildfires.

/sorry, had to


curse you.
 
2020-09-29 5:42:11 PM  
5 votes:
is that the problem?
we should keep big fans away from wildfires.

/sorry, had to
 
2020-09-29 6:20:16 PM  
2 votes:
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2020-09-29 6:19:35 PM  
2 votes:
I thought that was only available on GM vehicles.
 
2020-09-29 6:13:57 PM  
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2020-09-29 9:01:40 PM  
1 vote:

bfh0417: What all is still on fire out West? News on the East coast has stopped reporting on it.


Of course California is still on fire. Those genders don't just reveal themselves, you know.
 
2020-09-29 6:55:40 PM  
1 vote:

khitsicker: So a glowing review from emergency management department covering an ongoing disaster in the United States. provides real world benefits and almost instant communications to those who need it most... I'm sorry amateur astronomers and luddites you sort of lost this round.


...especially given that SpaceX has been doing their best to accommodate the latter, and will continue to do so as the project continues to expand.
 
2020-09-29 6:16:10 PM  
1 vote:
So a glowing review from emergency management department covering an ongoing disaster in the United States. provides real world benefits and almost instant communications to those who need it most... I'm sorry amateur astronomers and luddites you sort of lost this round.
 
2020-09-29 6:11:58 PM  
1 vote:

Tom Marvolo Bombadil: oopsboom: is that the problem?
we should keep big fans away from wildfires.

/sorry, had to

Very large fans could be used to blow wildfires toward your enemies.


I propose we place 12,000 tiny fans in orbit to defend against our enemies' very large wildfire fans.
 
2020-09-29 5:49:15 PM  
1 vote:

oopsboom: is that the problem?
we should keep big fans away from wildfires.

/sorry, had to


Very large fans could be used to blow wildfires toward your enemies.
 
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