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The Titanic and why it really sunk...

https://medium.com/s/story/the-titan...t-94fa26471dfa
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Interesting. You can clearly see the mark in the photo.
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I thought more people would find this story interesting...it is a story of corporate greed and government cover up. There is a little something for everybody.
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I thought more people would find this story interesting...it is a story of corporate greed and government cover up. There is a little something for everybody.

I found it fascinating.
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116+ years and there is now some NEW evidence that has gone unnoticed, undiscovered or undocumented since then?
Please investigate the Jimmy Hoffa, JFK, Lindbergh baby and Amelia Earhart cases.
Those are some unsolved cases that the public would like to have put to rest also.
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116+ years and there is now some NEW evidence that has gone unnoticed, undiscovered or undocumented since then?
Please investigate the Jimmy Hoffa, JFK, Lindbergh baby and Amelia Earhart cases.
Those are some unsolved cases that the public would like to have put to rest also.
The facts of the story are undisputed. The only thing that can be disputed is if the fire was a contributing factor. Did that fire cause the bulk head to fail and weaken the hull at the point of impact? Was the ship traveling at full steam ahead because they were trying to extinguish the fire by burning the fuel source. There seems to be evidence and testimony in a court of law that both may have been true.

Jimmy Hoffa is in the Yellow River in Wisconsin, killed by his right hand man.

JFK was shot by the Russian woman with the camera gun.

Lindbergh baby...the butler did it.

Amelia Earhart ran off with the butler and they spent the rest of their lives in Nigeria...and by the way, women can't fly planes.

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Coal fires are no joke.

I did some reading up on them some years back after I watched a stupid, stupid movie called "Nothing But Trouble" starring Chevy Chase, Demi Moore, Dan Aykroyd and an ensemble cast which also featured Digital Underground of which I am a HUGE fan.

The movie's climax featured an apocalyptic coal fire catastrophe that I found implausible... yet compelling enough to read up on.

Wanna REALLY take this in a strange direction? Any comic book fans out there? Marv Wolfman was a prolific contributor for both DC and Marvel comics back in my day. He created Blade the Vampire Slayer and received great critical acclaim for his revamp of the Teen Titans and the epic Crisis on Infinite Earths (which was an attempt to reset/clean up DC continuity).
Well, he and I had a discussion about coal fires as well. He created a storyline in Teen Titans which featured an imaginary energy source called Prometheum (for people only familiar with Marvel lore, think Wakanda's vibranium).

Prometheum was a supposedly self-sustaining energy source. The gift that keeps on giving. Named after Prometheus, who amongst other situations, got tied to a rock with an eagle eating his liver... only to have it grow back the next day and be consumed by the same eagle in an eternal torment cycle.

Marv told me he originally got the idea for Prometheum from coal fires.
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Wanna REALLY take this in a strange direction?
Yep, that was a strange direction...now I am afraid of eagles.
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Yep, that was a strange direction...now I am afraid of eagles.
Yep. We see CS at sectionals!
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