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    Default Asteroid? Comet?



    You decide. Just don't let the IAU get their hands on defining it.

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    Default Re: Asteroid? Comet?

    I'm calling asteroid.

    And in keeping with the Disney theme (as in Pluto) I put forth that we should call this one Goofy.
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    Default Re: Asteroid? Comet?

    Quote Originally Posted by bladekeeper View Post
    I'm calling asteroid.
    Agreed.

    And in keeping with the Disney theme (as in Pluto) I put forth that we should call this one Goofy.
    Good call!
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    Default Re: Asteroid? Comet?

    Size 'B' astronomical object

    As to the dust cloud, well, that's an oopsi with the alien mining operation. Don't worry, the foreman will be reprimanded.
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    Default Re: Asteroid? Comet?

    Cometoid.
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    Default Re: Asteroid? Comet?

    Astermet?
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    Default Re: Asteroid? Comet?

    Cometoid!

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    Default Re: Asteroid? Comet?

    You guys are missing the obvious...

    Since it was hemorrhaging dust and debris and it's an asteroid...
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    Default Re: Asteroid? Comet?

    Quote Originally Posted by ThinkerX View Post
    Size 'B' astronomical object
    What does that mean? It was designed by Manolo Blahnik? Or Moya Bowler? Or Susan Bennis? But not by Christian Laboutin?

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...wear_designers
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    Default Re: Asteroid? Comet?

    Quote Originally Posted by bladekeeper View Post
    You guys are missing the obvious...

    Since it was hemorrhaging dust and debris and it's an asteroid...

    I think ThinkerX is suggesting it's a designer shoe....
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