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Shazam March 19th, 2015 7:58pm

You learn that a company will begin using hydraulic fracking in the county where you live. Do you feel safe or uneasy?

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Arananthi Literal Ninja
03/19/15 2:57 pm

I'd make it very clear to the county that I'll be attempting to set my water on fire on a regular basis, and if I ever succeed, I'll be suing the city, the county, the state, the company doing the fracking, God, Nature, Hades, the dollar, and Obama.

Wert A picture of my junk
03/19/15 1:38 pm

I'm still not clear on why we let this practice continue.

It's interesting that the states that would see the easiest effects have no problem with it.

The new Florida motto: We used to be a state, until the sinkholes took over.

listgarten SF Bay Area
03/19/15 3:44 pm

Right here on the San Andreas fault? I'd raise so much shit you'd be able to hear me in Alaska!

PartyFree Nowhere in Particular
03/19/15 1:03 pm

Very uneasy. We have fault lines nearby, and I'd be afraid that cracking could set off the fault.

lip massholevania
03/19/15 3:35 pm

The sink holes are due to h2o usage. Not related. Your point is irrelevant.

Zod Above Pugetropolis
03/19/15 3:57 pm

Why would they do that? Because the ground here just isn't unstable enough already, or because our water is too clean and they want it to suck here too?

Maj Worth Economist
03/19/15 1:03 pm

Yup. Mudslides. Definitely earthquakes. Water contamination. It'd ruin the fish that they just brought back.

musiman28 Cotton country
03/19/15 4:25 pm

They've been fracking around this area all my life. I would be perfectly fine with it.

duey in a fools paradise
03/19/15 2:53 pm

Hopefully they work their way towards my property and hit the mother load! Bring it on so a lot of folks can get rich!

kjs Minnesota
03/20/15 7:11 am

There is nothing good about fracking.

03/21/15 3:22 pm

They do fracking in my county. No issues.

Wert A picture of my junk
03/19/15 3:33 pm

Not the current ones. But do you honestly think fracking would help???

GubraLagima Tramp 2016
03/19/15 2:13 pm

I don't want earthquakes and flammable water. I'd move

pateach2 love my son
03/19/15 1:37 pm

It's all over here.

lip massholevania
03/19/15 3:25 pm

You think that was because of fracking?

achilles2340 Still Exploring Space
03/19/15 1:03 pm

Meh. I don't care. But they won't be very successful.

Laserbeam Crazy bird lady
03/19/15 6:26 pm

We get enough earthquakes as it is. No mas.

Isomax TIC TOC
03/19/15 3:40 pm

Makes as much sense as putting ten pounds of crap in a one pound bucket.

jamichl Seattle
03/20/15 6:55 pm

We're already earthquake prone.

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
03/20/15 5:07 pm

I live on tidal lands. Not a good idea

Darksan Oklahoma
03/21/15 1:16 pm

Oklahoma has already become earthquake center and it is thought to be due to fracking. It is already within 50 miles of where I live.