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#664388 - 8th Feb 2012 9:26am Column of spinning cloud in the dock
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Anybody have an update about the spinning cloud column in the docks to celebrate the Olympics.It was going to be visible from miles away? Is it still happening?

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#664392 - 8th Feb 2012 9:32am Re: Column of spinning cloud in the dock [Re: TommyThumb]
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More tax payers money for something useless

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#664409 - 8th Feb 2012 9:41am Re: Column of spinning cloud in the dock [Re: Rich334]
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It was a commissioned event and the guy was awarded 500k to make it happen, still i,m sure some tax payers money would spill into it.

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#664415 - 8th Feb 2012 9:44am Re: Column of spinning cloud in the dock [Re: TommyThumb]
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Not heard of that, sounds cool though, see where Rich is coming from but as long as its privatley funded, its all just a bit of fun smile
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#664461 - 8th Feb 2012 12:05pm Re: Column of spinning cloud in the dock [Re: TommyThumb]
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I thought it was already supposed to be up and running, maybe he's took the dosh and is still running himself. Funny how it's all gone quiet on it after the fanfare.
It made me think of the "butterfly theory", where a butterfly flaps it's wings in the Brazilian rainforest and eventually ends up as a hurricane battering America. This whirl cloud could be a curse if the same theory is correct.


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