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06 May, 2007

The blazing fronds

Palm is burning, Palm is burning
Fire Fire! Fire Fire!
Pour on water, pour on water

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Blogger UAE Students said...

Nice Work! Your link to the photos is better than Gulf News!

06 May, 2007 18:53  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Man oh man Baghdad is not burning as much as Dubai is!!!

06 May, 2007 20:11  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Bruce almighty! I hope nobody was hurt in that incident. And you got the news from one of the forums? Did they report it in the newspapers yet? hmmm

Agnostic filipino

06 May, 2007 21:44  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

At what price fame?

07 May, 2007 00:21  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Shyster! So that's where the smoke was coming from!

I am wondering how they would extinguish such a flame (God forbid) if it were to happen on The World Islands? Do they have Naval Fire brigades?

07 May, 2007 10:34  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Al Republican

That's a very rational observation! Good work.

07 May, 2007 21:57  
Blogger trill said...

Good point about The World islands. I presume they would just let them burn; anything combustable would have been developed & built by the individual owners.

Here's a thought... maybe one of the islands could be developed into a super-exclusive, "7star" privately owned emergency service - complete with fire fighting helicopters, parachuting first aid personnel and submarine veterinarian. Pamela Anderson take note...

07 May, 2007 23:41  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

pwned, more at 11

08 May, 2007 01:05  
Blogger Rickey said...

A most capitol blog. Rickey approves of it! For old-timey good fun and whatnot, check out Rickey's blog sometime:

08 May, 2007 01:19  
Blogger DubaiSalsa said...

hi all... well a big fire in the Palm needs a big Tsunami and the fire will be put ( joking guys..God Forbids)

08 May, 2007 04:02  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

as you are always UPDATED with the LATEST GOSSIPS in DUBAI i see that you did NOT "rant" about this :

08 May, 2007 10:56  
Blogger Jassim said...

meh *

08 May, 2007 21:45  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

its a good example of what could happen when people are living there! imagine a catastrophe like this and everyone queing up on the trunk of the palm to leave while there is fire on their backs!

09 May, 2007 18:27  
Blogger Mme Cyn said...

... then build higher, then build higher!

(weren't you looking for last lines of the rhyme?)

10 May, 2007 00:07  

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