US Airways 737 crashes into Hudson River

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  1. Baccala1976

    Baccala1976 Well-Known Member

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    Anyone in NYC seeing this on the West Side? My only view is of the East River
     
  2. netkid

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    Holy shit did this just happen, there's nothing on the news yet!?!?!
     
  3. netkid

    netkid Where's my Goddamn shoe!

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    BigRC83 I'm singing in the rain

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    News just said that all the passengers are out of plane.
     
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    I just saw this on the news. Waiting for the details to filter down.
     
  6. ultraconvoy

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    They say a bird hit the plane..... a bird?
     
  7. Baccala1976

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    Saying it was a flock of geese
     
  8. Josh

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    yeah i was just watching this on TV


    pretty crazy!

    said it chewed up a flock of geese and went down

    pretty insane
     
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    Oh good lord.
    I hope everyone is ok...
     
  10. Elvin Pena

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    They're saying everyone's out, so that's good.
     
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    As long as everyone is alright.
     
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    all 151 survived
     
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    Glad everyone's okay.

    Now onto more pressing matters.

    DAMN YOU CANADA AND YOUR DAMNED FREE LOADING CANUCK GEESE!
     
  14. Baccala1976

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    awesome news!
     
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    Glad that everyone was safe.

    From what I've been watching, the passenger interviews from the last few minutes seem to be following the "find the goofiest guy" stipulation of news coverage pretty closely - though to be fair I suppose any of us would be pretty hard pressed for eloquence after such a close call.
     
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    I live about an hour away from NYC, and the hudson is about a mile from my house
     
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    better than having a free loading army.
     
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    huh, bet they were glad they paid attention to the emergency procedures at the start of the flight.
     
  19. Razerwire

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    This man was seen leaving the scene. If you have any information on this man, please dial 911.
     
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  20. Chaos Muffin

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    I shay he had shumthing to do with it
     

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