posted on Dec, 18 2011 @ 10:10 PM
I admit, I fell into this list..
Initially, when I saw a comment on Twitter, I immediately went to Google and typed in Kim Jong. The first report was 'he was dead' and it was about 53
seconds old and the only one. I then went to ATS and looked at the new topics page and didn't see anything, so I began creating a new 'breaking
alternative news' thread. Unfortunately, building that thread takes about 2-3 minutes, so in the process of putting together details, people submit
things while you're unaware of it.
I'd have used the search feature, but given the fact that the news was fresh, I couldn't imagine it being posted an hour earlier by someone else or
much less not shown on the New Topics area. The original thread which the mods are linking to is a 'pre-official' thread so that explains why so many
people are hitting the board 'now' versus an hour ago when that one was posted.
ETA: I see that most of those threads were in the Breaking forums, so that explains why so many people ended up posting within that small window of
edit on 12/18/2011 by BeyondPerception because: (no reason given)