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    two lucky survivors of the recent mooninite terrorist attack on Boston.

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    1. Tim Waite 100 months ago | reply

      It's kind of embarrassing to live in this area now... Menino needs to let it go and let the spotlight go somewhere else...

      That should hang over the entrance to City Hall, as a reminder to the powers that be that not everything they don't understand is a danger to the public.

      I wish those assholes could spend half a million dollars in a few hours to fix the Expressway so that I didn't feel like I am driving through a demilitarized zone in Iraq every morning...

      Hey, funny shot and I am off my soap box now.

      Thanks for sharing :)

      (Oh, that photo of the Gov. Patrick is great, nice work)

    2. pandaposse 100 months ago | reply

      Great pic! I echo shveckle's comment: ONLY IN BOSTON would this happen.

    3. photographerwannab 100 months ago | reply

      Too funny! How'd you get one of those???

      seen on Explore

    4. Pierre LaScott 100 months ago | reply

      the guy on the right found out somewhere online where all the mooninites had been placed (i think it was a google maps mashup), and sent his girlfriend out on the trail (he was working late). She found one still intact (kendall sq. i think?), beating the press and the police and everyone else on the hunt.

    5. tifotter 100 months ago | reply

      I loved this debacle so much. It got better and better with each news story. Long live ATFH!

    6. catherine buca 100 months ago | reply

      I don't think I've shaken my head quite so much during a news story for some time. How fabulous you managed to get one. I imagine you could make a killing on ebay if that casino that likes to buy up weird stuff finds out about the auction. Or you could just keep it and do the talk show circuit :)

      --
      Seen in the interestingness archives. (?)

    7. Diamondduste 100 months ago | reply

      Take that Boston!

    8. WasabiDoobie 100 months ago | reply

      I think the bigger question should be, it these were actual terrorist they would have been screwed. The problem is that nobody noticed the Gorilla's putting up the "detonators"...

    9. Josie A. [deleted] 100 months ago | reply

      Yeah I heard of that! :D

    10. kalebdf 100 months ago | reply

      Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh! Its a bomb. A bomb!!!!

      Hilarious. That is really awesome that you got to one and were able to defuse it before anything happened...

      -specialk

    11. mr beleth 100 months ago | reply

      i agree with what glintruder said.

      i mean, obviously a lite brite of a mooninite with exposed duracell batteries is a danger to the city. i wish they would fix the roads in boston. ya know, maybe they could add some freaking street signs or something. hell, my aunt and her wife had trouble finding my hotel near Logan yesterday - and they were using GPS...

    12. Kuby! 100 months ago | reply

      In defense of the public officials, you have to give credit for the vigilance they had to protect Boston. Sadly now terrorist have a great idea for a new weapon. Thank God it was not a bomb, and if it were some thoughts on here would be in opposite direction. The lack of caution used in 9 other cities could have cost lives if it were a bomb. I feel we have forgotten that an innocent appearing 767 was used in the most horrific manners. If they want to strike again, they will, so long as we forget the emotion and events of September 11, 2001. The promoters of these boards should have let the Cities know they were doing such a great pubicity stunt, at worst they will get a ticket for littering though --- There was no intent only extra vigilance on a great city's behalf.

    13. dlemieux 100 months ago | reply

      i still can't get over this story....aahhh, stories from home!

    14. graygoosie 100 months ago | reply

      You have one dedicated girlfriend, don't forget Valentines is coming.

    15. Josh Glenn 100 months ago | reply

      Those guys are wicked handsome.

    16. mooninitelights.com 100 months ago | reply

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    17. WBUR 86 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called WBUR Listeners' Photo Project, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

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