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Thread: SWaB: can the MW be more massive than M31?

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    Default SWaB: can the MW be more massive than M31?



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    Default Re: SWaB: can the MW be more massive than M31?

    "Ugh. Should not have eaten that last dwarf galaxy."
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    Default Re: SWaB: can the MW be more massive than M31?

    Quote Originally Posted by GCoyote View Post
    "Ugh. Should not have eaten that last dwarf galaxy."
    Time for a gastric bypass?
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    Default Re: SWaB: can the MW be more massive than M31?

    Thanks n_FA. Pretty interesting. Maybe it is a good thing the MW doesn't have a mirror to look into.
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    Default Re: SWaB: can the MW be more massive than M31?

    Quote Originally Posted by michael131313 View Post
    Thanks n_FA. Pretty interesting. Maybe it is a good thing the MW doesn't have a mirror to look into.
    Well, you know what do to.... If the MW asks "Do I look fat in these spirals?" Say "No dear!" quickly and decisively.
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    Default Re: SWaB: can the MW be more massive than M31?

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    "Ugh. Should not have eaten that last dwarf galaxy."
    You know, I rather like that term, "dwarf galaxy." In a sense, it is like the opposite of "jumbo shrimp."
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    Default Re: SWaB: can the MW be more massive than M31?

    Quote Originally Posted by AntennaGuy View Post
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    You know, I rather like that term, "dwarf galaxy." In a sense, it is like the opposite of "jumbo shrimp."
    I keep scouring the skies for a beautiful spiral with seven dwarf companions..... So far no luck.
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    Default Re: SWaB: can the MW be more massive than M31?

    Very interesting not_Fritz! Thanks for posting.
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    Default Re: SWaB: can the MW be more massive than M31?

    I sure this won't be solved until the MW Sings
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