August 12th, 2011
10:02 AM ET

Watch meteor show with NASA

The Perseid meteor shower will peak for the year overnight and NASA wants the viewing to be a shared online experience.

The space agency is hosting a live web chat beginning at 11 p.m. ET and lasting until 5 a.m. ET Saturday. Astronomers Bill Cooke, Danielle Moser and Rhiannon Blaauw from the Marshall Space Flight Center will lead the chat.

While you're chatting, a camera on the Marshall Center in Huntsville, Alabama, will stream pictures of the night sky in search of meteors. NASA says because of a full moon, about 20 to 30 meteors an hour will be visible. Best viewing will be in the northern hemisphere.

The Perseids come from dust and debris left behind the Swift-Tuttle comet. Every August, Earth passes through the comet's debris cloud and the meteors visible are bits of that debris burning up in the atmosphere.

Watch with NASA
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    April 6, 2012 at 2:09 pm |
  2. jessicaber

    I saw some UFO's late a night near The Luke Airforce Base (is that the name of it?) in Arizona in 1996.

    August 12, 2011 at 6:21 pm |
  3. Melissa

    Shooting stars ARE meteors. Its just that shooting stars don't land. What a dumb article.

    August 12, 2011 at 3:11 pm |
  4. WilliamJames

    ACTUAL SCIENCE CONTENT: Meteor showers occur when Earth's orbit passes through where a comet has passed; the mostly sand-grain particles of the comet's tail are what become the "shooting stars". It is also possible for larger chunks of the comet itself to fall off, and when these bowling ball or larger pieces fall into Earth's atmosphere, they create fireballs and firework-like explosions in the sky. But none of this activity creates meteorites – cometary material isn't dense enough to survive Earth's atmosphere and never makes it to the ground; all meteorites are the stony and/or metallic material of asteroids or other planets/bodies. Most meteorites aren't visible when they fall; the general rule of thumb is that if you see it falling from the sky, you won't find it on the ground, and if you found it on the ground, you probably wouldn't have seen it in the sky.

    August 12, 2011 at 2:36 pm |
    • James

      Thanks for adding some actual scientific content to this science-related blog article.

      August 12, 2011 at 2:54 pm |
  5. Abe

    Better title:
    "See a shooting star tonight? It may be a piece of a comet."

    August 12, 2011 at 2:34 pm |
  6. Chris

    "might be" a meteor? Come on, CNN.

    August 12, 2011 at 2:19 pm |
  7. Burbank

    It's Obama's fault.

    August 12, 2011 at 1:46 pm |
  8. dfgh dfgh

    Was that even an article? What the hell was that?

    August 12, 2011 at 1:18 pm |
    • orion

      it was a meteorite, that's what it was!

      August 12, 2011 at 3:26 pm |
  9. dW

    i pooted...and it stinks

    August 12, 2011 at 1:01 pm |
  10. tct

    You might read something today!

    August 12, 2011 at 12:50 pm |
    • Wzrd1

      I read a great deal, on many subjects, EVERY day.

      August 12, 2011 at 1:05 pm |
      • See spot run. Run Spot, run.

        So what are Dick and Jane up to lately?

        August 12, 2011 at 3:21 pm |
  11. jrddk7

    Clearly this casts doubt on the global warming sensationalism!

    August 12, 2011 at 12:48 pm |
    • BrianSoFla

      STFU moron. I find it really annoying that when people like you who get their science from Right Wing Wacko Political Pundits (whom have no science education what so ever) go out and profess to the world that science is wrong. If you have nothing to contribute to the advancement of science in these comments, then stick you head in the sand by reading the Blief Blog and succofcate already.

      August 12, 2011 at 1:13 pm |
      • BrianSoFla

        Sorry, I mean to say Suffocate.

        August 12, 2011 at 1:14 pm |
      • SilentBoy741

        But you're going to stick with "Blief"?

        August 12, 2011 at 1:24 pm |
      • Jenea

        Brian I think you might want to get your humor levels checked out. I think you might need a supplement or something.

        August 12, 2011 at 2:13 pm |
      • Look at the kettle

        Pray, tell us what YOU contributed to the advancement of science you hypocrite. btw – "what so ever" is one word... i.e. 'whatsoever'; and your use of "whom' is incorrect to boot. You should have used "who". 'Who' is subjective. 'Whom' is objective; and YOU'RE talking about education? What a laugher! Now YOU STFU, ES&D!

        August 12, 2011 at 3:28 pm |
    • Billy

      Geez! No Humor on the Science Blog! Stop it! Wacko! 🙂

      August 12, 2011 at 1:16 pm |
    • Dalek Fnar

      I think it just casts doubt on Brian's good sense.

      August 12, 2011 at 3:13 pm |
  12. jessicaber

    I saw a shooting star once in Arizona. I told my boyfriend and he did not believe me.

    August 12, 2011 at 12:41 pm |
    • Chris

      Why not? It's not like they're rare. Any given night, if you stare at the sky long enough, you can probably see one. It's just the really bright ones that are rare.

      August 12, 2011 at 12:45 pm |
      • SilentBoy741

        " It's just the really bright ones that are rare."

        Meteors or boyfirends?

        August 12, 2011 at 1:26 pm |
    • tct

      Most meteors burn up very quickly, he should've believed you unless the shooting star you saw was Robert Blake.

      August 12, 2011 at 12:54 pm |
    • Wzrd1

      We had a bright, green trail meteor over I-95 near Philadelphia, about 7 years ago. It was moving west to east and broke up rapidly over New Jersey.
      I've saw PLENTY over the years, that was the first green one I ever saw though.

      August 12, 2011 at 1:04 pm |
      • Nichole

        Green tint means the excited electrons are reacting to the oxygen in the atmophere, just sayin

        August 12, 2011 at 1:11 pm |
      • SilentBoy741

        Or the aliens onboard have combusted.

        August 12, 2011 at 1:28 pm |
      • John

        Green means lots of copper in that meteorite. You know, copper based blood in the aliens. Like Spock.

        August 12, 2011 at 2:24 pm |
      • John

        Yoda was green too.

        August 12, 2011 at 2:36 pm |
    • stormsun

      I saw hundreds of shooting stars when I lived in Arizona. The skies were much clearer then, before Phoenix gained about 4 million people and became the fifth largest city in the country. Also saw quite a few in Colorado, when the night skies were not cloudy. They are beautiful. I also saw a UFO while I was in the service, in San Diego, along with several hundred other Marines. THAT was quite a sight. Still don't know what it was.

      August 12, 2011 at 6:11 pm |
  13. JackTRipper

    That's no meteor...that's a space station!

    August 12, 2011 at 12:35 pm |
    • SilentBoy741

      Chewie, get us out of here!

      August 12, 2011 at 1:30 pm |
      • Logan

        LOL!!😀

        August 12, 2011 at 2:11 pm |
      • heynow

        You've made my day. Ok, you've actually made my day about 5 times on this one idiot article.

        August 12, 2011 at 3:30 pm |
      • rtbrno65

        "You will go to the Dagabah system, there you will learn yoga..."

        August 12, 2011 at 3:38 pm |
  14. Billy

    It's like the song Particle man. If a star fell into Earth's atmosphere, it would be more like Earth's atmosphere falling into the star! WHEN HE'S UNDERWATER DOES HE GET WET? OR DOES THE WATER GET HIM INSTEAD? NOBODY KNOWS... PARTICLE MAN.

    August 12, 2011 at 12:31 pm |
    • Nichole

      You make no sense. Stars are gas, meteors are dust and ice.

      August 12, 2011 at 12:53 pm |
      • Matthew

        Also, Istanbul is NOT in Constantinople.....therefore Constantinople is NOT in Istanbul.

        August 12, 2011 at 2:46 pm |
    • Billy

      Haha that was too confusing? Let me simplify.

      Stars are VERY BIG. Earth's atmosphere is VERY SMALL. BOTH are made of GAS. BIG things like stars have a BIGGLER gravitational pull than LITTLE things like Earth's Atmosphere. So Earth's Atmosphere would be PULLED more into the STAR than the other way around.

      You see, it was a JOKE commenting on the headline's implied idea that falling stars are NOT USUALLY Meteors, which is inaccurate. Meteors, which you were quick to point out, are SMALL SOLID OBJECTS that actually CAN FALL into Earth's atmosphere.

      Now, if you want me to go onto 1980s pop culture and a band called They Might Be Giants...

      Make any sense yet? Sheesh!

      August 12, 2011 at 1:13 pm |
      • Nichole

        Nope, still not getting it. Hmmm, maybe more explanation? lmao, see, I can be sarcastic and "irronical" too😉

        August 12, 2011 at 1:19 pm |
      • Billy

        Ok so my reaction to your irony was misguided because you were trying to be funny too and I just overreacted. Got it! Whoops. 🙂

        August 12, 2011 at 1:20 pm |
      • Nichole

        Saw-right lol, I'm a slap happy tired and bored scientist sitting at my computer at work, trolling the science blog lol, but that was a pretty good explanation btw.

        August 12, 2011 at 1:31 pm |
      • Billy

        Cool a real scientist here? Keep up the good fight!

        August 12, 2011 at 2:03 pm |
      • Billy

        Also now totally humbled that I tried to school a scientist on science...

        August 12, 2011 at 2:06 pm |
    • Bryan

      They Might Be Giants have a more recent song called "What is a Shooting Star?".

      A shooting star is not a star
      Is not a star at all
      A shooting star's a meteor
      That's heading for a fall

      A shooting star is not a star
      Why does it shine so bright?
      The friction as it falls through air
      Produces heat and light

      A shooting star or meteor
      Whichever name you like
      The minute it comes down to earth
      It's called a meteorite

      [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqBChyNyLhU&w=640&h=390]

      August 12, 2011 at 3:08 pm |
  15. James

    Most retarded title ever. It's like saying "See a Nissan, it might be a car!"

    August 12, 2011 at 12:19 pm |
    • Ituri

      Thats exactly what I thought! I was like "aren't they ALL meteors...?" Unless the writer had some strange A is equal to B, and B was equal to C, but C is not always equal to A nonsense floating around their head.

      August 12, 2011 at 12:45 pm |
      • Wzrd1

        Far more likely is that the person who write the headline had a hard vacuum in their head, where knowledge of science should be.
        CNN seems to have gotten rid of all scientific experts that they once retained. As is evidenced by their lousy science coverage overall, their interviewing of physicians about nuclear reactor operations and calling in Bill Nye the science guy, who didn't know that boron was used to poison a nuclear reactor, NOT cesium-137.

        August 12, 2011 at 1:02 pm |
  16. Roger Ogilivy Thornhill

    I'll be watching the skies from the hot tub.

    August 12, 2011 at 12:17 pm |
    • Wzrd1

      That sounds like the best idea for viewing! 🙂

      August 12, 2011 at 12:32 pm |
  17. erich2112x

    That's not a meteor, that's chunk of hash, and yes they do fall from the sky.

    August 12, 2011 at 12:07 pm |
  18. BEBRH8R

    Yeah, that headline is full of derp.

    August 12, 2011 at 12:03 pm |
    • Wzrd1

      Interesting front page headline: "See a shooting star? It might be a meteor." What ELSE would it be? Other than the far less common space debris coming in.
      What did CNN do? Go to the home for the mentally disabled and hire their headline writers from there because they work cheaper?!

      August 12, 2011 at 12:12 pm |
      • Hater Basher

        Sure blame it on the innocent. You're the dumb ignorant Ahole wanting to blame the mentally handicap. Shut the F up. Dumb A$$

        August 12, 2011 at 12:30 pm |
      • Wzrd1

        No, I blame the management for hiring idiots to write for the populace.
        And as I have the right to free speech, I'll not shut up.

        August 12, 2011 at 12:31 pm |
      • Hater Basher

        Yeah...this sounds like you're blaming management. Carma...what goes around comes around.

        "What did CNN do?Go to the home for the mentally disabled and hire their headline writers from there because they work cheaper?!

        Ignorant Dumb A$$

        August 12, 2011 at 12:36 pm |
      • Wzrd1

        Such a mature response! First, the word is spelled Karma. Not Carma.
        Second, who ELSE do you blame for lousy, inaccurate and idiotic headlines, the janitor?
        The management leads failures, not the lower level employees.
        And to be brutally honest, I actually HEARD that phrase from some senior managers.
        Personally, I'll hire the mentally disabled at a FAIR wage, not underpaying someone because they're disabled.

        August 12, 2011 at 12:44 pm |
      • Derp De Derp

        Please refrain from using logic and trying to make sense when commenting on these blogs because there are too many dumb a$$e$ reading them and get offended when words and complete sentences are being used. Including CNN!

        August 12, 2011 at 1:10 pm |
    • Chris

      Right? That's like saying, "See a car? Might be an automobile!" Hurrrrrrr.....

      August 12, 2011 at 12:58 pm |
  19. Mark L

    Asteroid – Rock in outer space

    Meteor – Rock in Earth atmosphere

    Meteorite – Rock that makes it to Earth's surface

    August 12, 2011 at 11:45 am |
    • Bubba

      Star – a huge ball of exploding burning gas, many times the size of Earth.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:48 am |
      • angrycate

        Earth- where I keep all my stuff

        August 12, 2011 at 12:10 pm |
      • Nichole

        Lmao! La la la la la lah la la la la lahSing, sing a song, sing out loud, sing out strong....lmao nice🙂

        August 12, 2011 at 12:58 pm |
    • Wzrd1

      Star – massive ball of ionized gas, called plasma, that typically has nuclear fusion occurring in the core.
      Naked singularity – Politician of any nation.

      August 12, 2011 at 12:14 pm |
    • Badonkadonk!

      v4gina – something i like a lot. A LOT!

      August 12, 2011 at 12:45 pm |
      • Chris

        Who are you trying to convince? Me? Or yourself?

        August 12, 2011 at 12:59 pm |
    • erich2112x

      My ball sac, ...that which gives life.

      August 12, 2011 at 1:13 pm |
  20. Bubba

    Does the headline-writer believe that we are usually seeing actual stars falling onto the earth, but tonight we may see some meteors mixed in with them? Academic standards in this poor country are at an all-time low.

    August 12, 2011 at 11:39 am |
    • runswithbeer

      Could easily be a piece of space junk. We see them all the time in Central Texas. Why on Earth would anyone get mad at CNN for a catchy headline. Do you folks not have a job somewhere? Good Grief.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:48 am |
      • Nichole

        runswithbeer, is that your indian name? Yes, I'm bored at work....

        August 12, 2011 at 1:04 pm |
    • Wzrd1

      Runs, many don't. There's a depression going on, ya know?
      Seriously though, space debris is FAR less common than meteors, ESPECIALLY at this time of the year.
      Meanwhile, if we saw a star enter the atmosphere, it would be a miracle, as the planet would've LONG been disrupted to dust by tidal effects.
      It's a lousy, IF catchy headline.
      "See a shooting star? Blame the Perseids." THAT is accurate, catchy and even a touch on the dry humorous side.

      August 12, 2011 at 12:17 pm |
      • Nichole

        A-ha! I know who you are! You're that weird FBI guy from last season's Survivor aren't you??

        August 12, 2011 at 1:07 pm |
    • Derp De Derp

      No, CNN just wants to make sure that we don't try and catch any and put them in our pocket.

      August 12, 2011 at 1:15 pm |
      • lol

        Gonna stand outside with my mouth open, see what happens

        August 12, 2011 at 3:25 pm |
  21. gartham

    "Read a headline that leaves you stupefied? Might be CNN.com"

    August 12, 2011 at 11:38 am |
    • Wzrd1

      I'd not qualify my response THAT way. Agast is more like it.
      That someone could claim they have higher education could write that...

      August 12, 2011 at 12:18 pm |
  22. Mike

    In addition to posting here, why not follow the 'Contact Us' link, which is probably actuallyread by someone at CNN.com?

    August 12, 2011 at 11:37 am |
    • Wzrd1

      Perhaps after I calm down a bit, else it would simply be a stream of insults at their lack of intelligence.
      "See a shooting star? Blame the comet Swift-Tuttle." THAT would even be acceptable and accurate.
      Crap, I missed that data on the comet. It's going to come rather close to Earth in 4479 with an unacceptably large impact probability of 1 X 10-6 probability of impact. Time to open the summer house on Europa... 😉

      August 12, 2011 at 12:22 pm |
  23. Natalia

    Glad to see I'm not the only one who was shocked by the headline )))

    August 12, 2011 at 11:30 am |
  24. rtbrno65

    Richard Simmons has done a lot of good for a lot of people during his career. Who cares if he's gay?

    August 12, 2011 at 11:23 am |
    • Tony

      What does Richard Simmons have to do with meteors? You must be multi-tasking.

      August 12, 2011 at 12:47 pm |
    • Nichole

      Are you lost? Did you just wake up in front of your keyboard and start typing?

      August 12, 2011 at 1:02 pm |
      • rtbrno65

        You can go to IGN for a written walkthrough, but I would recommend going to Youtube and you can get an onscreen walkthrough which I like better because I can instantly turn it off and not be exposed to spoilers.

        August 12, 2011 at 1:37 pm |
      • Nichole

        OOOOoooo, you're high, my bad....carry on

        August 12, 2011 at 1:44 pm |
      • heynow

        omg, he's here from the future. And has too many tabs open at once.

        August 12, 2011 at 3:33 pm |
  25. Richie

    That's usually what they are CNN but I have seen some conclusive exceptions...

    August 12, 2011 at 11:19 am |
  26. joe doe

    I hope many asteroids will hit all over the Middle East that help reduction the islam/muslim population to zero to make the world peace!

    August 12, 2011 at 11:18 am |
    • Allocer

      I hope a meteor crashes in your home so that we don't have to deal with you. One less scumbag

      August 12, 2011 at 11:22 am |
    • Mr. Bones

      1. You want an actual ASTEROID to hit the Earth? You do realize that such an event would likely reduce the WORLD population to zero, don't you? Or would the Cloud-Man with the Sky Cake make sure his followers were spared? (Of course, then you have to worry about which Cloud-Man is the real one; what if it's the one that speaks Arabic?).

      2. You're the stupidest person alive.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:28 am |
    • skypilot

      Joe Doe: you are an idiot but we think you say stupid stuff for the negative attention.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:36 am |
    • Daves not here

      I hoe you and your entire family does in a terrorist attack.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:55 am |
    • Wzrd1

      So much stupid in one single statement. Ignore the much larger Indonesian population. Ignore the substantial overall Asian population. All to wish ill upon one ethnic group, not realizing that any such impact would be an extinction level event for the entire planet.
      Indeed, those NOT impacted would suffer horribly and starve to death.

      Of interest, Libya has had several known impacts and Saudi has had several as well. The most recent being EXTREMELY hard to locate repeatedly, due to shifting sand and the destruction of the equipment by the environment.
      Of other odd trivia, the infamous Damascus steel swords were forged from steel originating in India, from a bolide impact.

      August 12, 2011 at 12:27 pm |
      • Nichole

        You're bored at work too huh?

        August 12, 2011 at 1:09 pm |
      • stormsun

        The bit of trivia about Damascus steel was one of the more enlightening things I have read on this message board. Thank you for that.

        August 12, 2011 at 6:20 pm |
    • joe mama

      pretty sure what Joe D'oh was really trying to type was "derrrp", but unfortunately it ended up much more stupid.

      August 12, 2011 at 12:40 pm |
  27. Roger Ogilivy Thornhill

    Sounds like the author thinks shooting stars are, uh, Shooting Stars. lolZ

    August 12, 2011 at 11:00 am |
  28. theCount

    So there is a chance it might actually be a shooting star! Lemme grab my SPF 10,000,000...

    August 12, 2011 at 10:57 am |
  29. DalekThay

    CORRECT. It MIGHT be a METEOR. Or it MIGHT be a DALEK INVASION FLEET. But probably a meteor.....WE will GO with THAT.

    August 12, 2011 at 10:56 am |
    • Gnarsh

      BE CAUTIOUS DALEK THAY. IT MIGHT BE CYBERMEN. OR A BLUE POLICE BOOOOOX....

      August 12, 2011 at 11:04 am |
    • Khan

      I think it is just a Gua'uld attack thwarted by the SG1 team

      August 12, 2011 at 11:15 am |
    • Dalek Fnar

      EXTERMINATE!

      August 12, 2011 at 12:15 pm |
  30. 68droptop

    Wow, dumbest headline of the year material CNN.

    August 12, 2011 at 10:53 am |
    • Darwin Award

      We are considering this headline as the most hapless and inept headline of 2011. Vote for it on our website.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:53 am |
      • Gnarsh

        You have my vote.

        August 12, 2011 at 2:24 pm |
    • Texas Pete

      Actually, this headline is par for the course for a CNN science article.

      PS I just noticed that the word "science" violates the i before e except after c rule.

      August 12, 2011 at 3:07 pm |
      • sam

        Thomas Dolby will be in shortly to sing about it.

        August 12, 2011 at 3:27 pm |
  31. james

    dont waste your time.. unless you are out in the country with no ambient light, you wont see a thing.

    August 12, 2011 at 10:50 am |
    • Raven

      Thats where I live, and after years of going out at 2am hopeing to see a 4th of July like show. I gave up
      after seeing 2-4 meteors and hour.....

      August 12, 2011 at 11:37 am |
    • Bubba

      Raven, you also need to be looking at the right quadrant of the sky. But sometimes it's really slow or doesn't pick up until 3am.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:46 am |
    • Wzrd1

      When I was in the Middle East, I tried to see the showers, as the ambient light was FAR less.
      Unfortunately, the dust was too high for every shower.😦

      August 12, 2011 at 12:30 pm |
  32. Johnny Five

    Defund NASA. We don't need them to post pictures online. We can view them ourselves in the night sky.

    August 12, 2011 at 10:45 am |
    • Gnarsh

      Actually the city-dwelling population of this country (and this planet) cannot see them. Not everyone is going to have the time to rush miles out into the country to look at the Perseids. And astronomy is pretty much the only thing that NASA does well anymore.

      August 12, 2011 at 10:57 am |
    • Gnarsh

      On second thought I stand corrected. Universities and observatories also regularly post beautiful pictures of phenomena. Screw NASA. Invest in SpaceX!

      August 12, 2011 at 11:02 am |
    • Bubba

      Without NASA, we can just get them from the Chinese and Russians. They haven't wussed out and stopped their space programs.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:45 am |
    • Michael

      J5, you obviously have no concept of how much you rely on technology that is the result of NASA. The simple fact that you entered your moronic (tea bagger?) post on a computer connected to a high speed internet connection should tell you something. It's like people complaining about engineers ... without whom nothing around you would exist.

      August 12, 2011 at 12:34 pm |
  33. Zeke2112

    Feel a drop of rain? Might be falling water.

    This is pretty much the dumbest headline ever.

    August 12, 2011 at 10:40 am |
    • Rich

      My thoughts exactly.

      August 12, 2011 at 10:52 am |
    • Gnarsh

      Very much agreed.

      August 12, 2011 at 10:58 am |
    • Marc

      Ayup.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:26 am |
    • Bubba

      Like

      August 12, 2011 at 11:42 am |
  34. Shari Prange

    The home page headline says a shooting star "might" be a meteor. Huh? Unless it's a piece of falling space junk, it IS a meteor, and if it reaches the ground, it becomes a meteorite. Duih! Who wrote that idiotic headline?

    August 12, 2011 at 10:30 am |
    • Melissa

      I thought the same thing. I was wondering if something had changed to make them say "might". But as it turns out, no, CNN is just stupid.

      August 12, 2011 at 10:43 am |
    • Kristin

      Yeah, what you said. I was practically rolling on the floor after reading that headline.

      August 12, 2011 at 10:45 am |
    • E.W.

      Shari, I had the exact same thought. I clicked the headline to find out what the heck else they thought it could be. Tomorrow's headline: "See a large greenish statue in New York Harbor with one arm raised? It might be the Statue of Liberty."

      August 12, 2011 at 10:52 am |
    • Gnarsh

      "See a large hairy object on top of your shoulders? It might just be your head!"

      August 12, 2011 at 11:01 am |
    • Marcus

      Absolutely agree. Apologies for stereotyping; but is this possibly an indication that journalist majors don't do particularly well in science related subjects?

      August 12, 2011 at 11:15 am |
    • Bubba

      Apparently the writer thought Hollywood movie actors firing guns were going to fall out of the sky, and also some meteors.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:42 am |
  35. Pete

    If the next big rock came to send us the way of the dinosaurs, I'd be totally cool with it.

    August 12, 2011 at 10:25 am |
    • yup

      same here

      August 12, 2011 at 10:42 am |
    • ditto

      I'll 2nd that. Just without the pain and suffering. Make it instant.

      August 12, 2011 at 10:45 am |
    • Bubba

      Not me. Sounds like all you guys have to live for is TV.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:40 am |
      • Logic

        Once you don't exist anymore, you can't exactly miss not existing, bub.

        August 12, 2011 at 11:44 am |
      • Bubba

        "Once you don't exist anymore, you can't exactly miss not existing, bub." Run that by me again? Maybe you meant "miss existing" instead of not? Anyway, how do you know I wouldn't miss existing if I didn't exist anymore? I got a lot to exist for. I might come back as a ghost and be all "Wooo, I'm haunting you."

        August 12, 2011 at 11:52 am |
      • Reality calling

        There's no such thing as ghosts, gods, magic, etc.

        August 12, 2011 at 12:21 pm |
      • Gnarsh

        In Reality Calling's world there's also no such thing as humor.

        August 12, 2011 at 2:33 pm |
      • Bubba

        Reality, you say that now, but wait until I come back and haunt you and you'll be singing a different tune.

        August 12, 2011 at 3:16 pm |
    • sam

      This, please.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:52 am |

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