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    WWII-era bomb found in Maine Blueberry field

    Maine police were called to detonate a decades-old device found in a blueberry field. WLBZ's Aaron Roberts reports:

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    "Sure. We can detonate this puppy for you. No problem. I wonder how it got here all the way from--what's that say?--'Los Alamos New M'--"KABOOOM!!!!







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    There are two, 500lb bombs somewhere in the back nine of Fort Ord, CA.

    The pilot dropped them durring a storm, he was lost and today nobody knows where they are. That was 50 years ago. After every good rainy season I strap on my jungle boots and head into the hinterlands to look for them. I figure that they can only be in a couple of areas and these places are subject to erosion, so I go to see if anything is now sticking out of the ground. I found some 75mm shells that way back in 1997, the Army came and removed them.

    Two 500-pounders would have to be blown in place, and I'd really like to see that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Axxman300 View Post
    ...Two 500-pounders would have to be blown in place, and I'd really like to see that.
    Not me...no way in hell...

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    Explosions are cool!
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    They find unexploded bombs from World War Two all the time over here. Always think its kinda a shame when they blow them up....be cool to see one of those Nazi marked bombs upclose (and inert of course)
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    Quote Originally Posted by YO!Edward View Post
    They find unexploded bombs from World War Two all the time over here. Always think its kinda a shame when they blow them up....be cool to see one of those Nazi marked bombs upclose (and inert of course)
    My dad's unit was doing some airfield maintenance back in the late 80ies when a group of 3 guys dug up some object that looked like WW2 bomb. One of them decided to hit it with a shovel to check if it would work. My dad said it took them two days to scrub them guys off the concrete and repaint the walls of the nearby buildings. So yeah, there's a reason why them blow them up.

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    Not me...no way in hell...


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    I would have loved to see the how the cops were driving in the Police Cruiser that had to drive the bomb to the remote location.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by EvH_316_5150 View Post
    I would have loved to see the how the cops were driving in the Police Cruiser that had to drive the bomb to the remote location.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by EvH_316_5150 View Post
    I would have loved to see the how the cops were driving in the Police Cruiser that had to drive the bomb to the remote location.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Axxman300 View Post
    That's BRILLIANT!
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    Landscapers unearth 30 WWII-era shells

    Sat Dec 1, 1:07 PM ET

    KEY WEST, Fla. - A landscaping crew about to grind a tree stump discovered 30 World War II mortar shells buried on property once owned by the Navy.

    A worker hit and broke one of the shells Friday, but it did not detonate. The mortars could have done serious damage had they exploded, Sgt. Bobby Randolph of the Monroe County Sheriff's office said.

    As a precaution, about a dozen homes were evacuated and cars were cleared from the area while a bomb squad removed the explosives.

    Sheriff's spokeswoman Becky Herrin said authorities will contact Naval officials to "see if they want to destroy them. If not, we will."

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    Not sure if any of you have ever eaten any of their blueberries, but I hear they are the bomb!

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