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Video: NYC ConEd Plant Explosion During Hurricane Sandy

Thanks to DPer kevink for the find on the Sandy open thread:

Starts at about :20:

http://youtu.be/ZAqYZ433TeQ

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FALSE FLAG FALSE FLAG! THAT WAS NO EXPLOSION!

Those were time travelling cyborgs coming back from the future to snuff us all. By the looks of it, a LOT of them. And they can use anybody's skin. With my luck it will be my aunt Beatrice. Imagine a whole army of robotic aunt Beatrices descending upon us with shotguns.

You THINK we had problems yesterday? Welcome to a whole new nightmare.

There is nothing strange about having a bar of soap in your right pocket, it's just what's happening.

Its a transformer station

Its a transformer station shuffling off its mortal coil. If any of you watched a transformer blow up, the sequence and color of the explosion are familiar.

Southern Agrarian

Yeah, you get it, transformers

robots in disguise.

There is nothing strange about having a bar of soap in your right pocket, it's just what's happening.

What Happened Here - My Semi-Ignorant Theory

Camera was aimed at the plant because it was the most important thing to film during the storm event - that is why it was 'caught on film'.

Initial explosion was either cause of or part of chain-reaction of explosions.

Massive flare-up of fuel consumes all available oxygen - fires extinguish themselves but heat remains.

More oxygen flows in, allowing hot spots to recombust, burn off remaining carbon-based materials in area at more of a campfire pace.

Looks very similar to a classic backdraft scenario, much like mine and my brother's garage fire of '07 which would alternate from slow burn to blowtorch intensity flames then back again every 10-20 seconds.

Not good.

Don't feed the pandas. Ever.

Another theory: This was

Another theory:

This was filmed from someone's apartment or office and this represents the only view of anything. It looks like there's some kind of bridge to the left and more of the building to the right so if someone there wanted to leave the camera run for awhile, this window might have been the only choice.

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Massive

transformer explosion http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2012/10/30/massive-con-ed-transf...

When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign: that the dunces are all in confederacy against him. ~J. Swift

mox is on

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"I think mayor bloomberg should ban explosions at power plants" -RepublicOfMatagorda

lmao.

Homeland security statement: patriotism is now considered terrorism.
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WOW

what happened?

Massive flashes of light...

Massive flashes of light... Any power plant workers who might have some insight?

Uh How did it just so happen

that someone was video recording that plant when it blew? I mean, why was the camera aimed RIGHT THERE? And, how come no lights went out anywhere except right there? Seems weird to me. Just asking.

skippy

Who wants to guess if NY pays

Who wants to guess if NY pays for this or if the "risk" is spread to the rest of the country???

“Any man who thinks he can be happy and prosperous by letting the government take care of him better take a closer look at the American Indian.” ― Henry Ford.

Wow!

Anyone know what type of power-plant this was, coal, Nuclear, or what have you?

“When a well-packaged web of lies has been sold gradually to the masses over generations, the truth will seem utterly preposterous and its speaker a raving lunatic.” – Dresden James

It's an

electric, gas & steam plant.

When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign: that the dunces are all in confederacy against him. ~J. Swift

Yes but how do

they make their energy? Coal, Water, nuclear?

“When a well-packaged web of lies has been sold gradually to the masses over generations, the truth will seem utterly preposterous and its speaker a raving lunatic.” – Dresden James

Holly hell did you see the UFO, that caused this

:) haha, just kidding.

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