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Unforeseen consequences

Anyone else wonder if that Large Hadron Collider ended up opening a miniature black hole after all... but only in our financial markets?


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Sep. 15th, 2008 09:08 pm (UTC)
Ha! Good one!

But really, they're just warming the LHC up and calibrating it to make sure it works. They won't be doing the massive collisions that create black holes for about another month.

Edited at 2008-09-15 09:08 pm (UTC)
Sep. 15th, 2008 09:44 pm (UTC)
Actually, it's Sulu's fault.
Sep. 15th, 2008 09:51 pm (UTC)
good one!

But, didn't we turn on something similar a while back on Long Island?

then again, maybe that explains Long Island.
Sep. 15th, 2008 10:12 pm (UTC)
The RHIC is indirectly responsible for the breast cancer epidemic on LI---leaching water from the radioactive pools on associated work.
Sep. 16th, 2008 01:15 am (UTC)
I think it created a miniature black hole that got sucked into the centre of the Earth. I feel myself being pulled downward right now! :-)
Sep. 16th, 2008 02:04 am (UTC)
Don't worry. That's not the sound of money getting sucked into the market, that's the sound of money running for the hills.
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