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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 7/27/2002 6:42:52 PM EST
All of the miners are alive. Confirmed by the Gov of PA....... [beer] Thank God
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 6:46:02 PM EST
Kick ass! If it's true, that's really great news! [<]:)]
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 6:47:34 PM EST
Just caught it! Man, I thought for sure this was going to end badly. Glad I was wrong!
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 6:56:22 PM EST
Yep, just talked about it on the evening news. Looks like something may actually have a happy ending, for a change.
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 7:02:28 PM EST
thank God! too many people dying in the news recently.
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 7:03:23 PM EST
Just watched it on Fox News...Thank God they are all alive, now they still have to get them out....ECS
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 7:03:30 PM EST
Miners have got to be tough mothers. God Bless them all!
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 7:04:23 PM EST
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 7:10:33 PM EST
[Last Edit: 7/27/2002 7:11:00 PM EST by Grundsau]
Here's some links: Coal Miners are a special breed. [URL=http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,58890,00.html]All Nine Miners Alive[/URL] [URL=http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,58912,00.html]Timeline of the Accident[/URL] [URL=http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,58903,00.html]History of Pa Mining[/URL] [URL=http://www.cnn.com/2002/US/07/27/mine.accident/index.html]CNN Article with links[/URL] But these guys aren't out of the woods yet. There is going to be a rescue basket lowered down thru an unsupported 30" wide shaft down about 240 some feet. Hopefully there is a lot of rock that was drilled thru and not dirt.
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 7:20:52 PM EST
Thank God they are alive! Definitely some good news for this Great Nation, that has suffered through terrible tragedies lately!
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 7:33:16 PM EST
These guys are getting serious overtime for all this, right? I know I'd expect a bit of a bonus if I were trapped in such miserable conditions for so long. [:D] (Since they're all ok, it's fair game to joke about it.)
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 7:37:59 PM EST
[size=5][b]Hallelujah![/b][/size=5] Eric The(PraiseGodInHeaven!)Hun[>]:)]
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 7:41:18 PM EST
Amazing. I thought those boys were goners. TYLJ. -legrue
Link Posted: 7/27/2002 7:53:04 PM EST
a lot of good news today,indeed.
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