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Tarou's tsunami barrier

Tarou's tsunami barrier

After experiencing two devastating earthquakes (1895 and 1933), the people of Tarou built a great wall 10 metres high to counter the next one.

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Guest: realist (2464 days ago)
Forbid rebuilding? It affected hundreds of miles of coastline and went as far inland as 3 miles. Japan has one of the highest population densities in the world as it is. In addition, some of the affect area is the most fertile farmland in a country sorely lacking farmland. Just where would you like them to grow their food?
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Forbid rebuilding? It affected hundreds of miles of coastline and went as far inland as 3 miles. Japan has one of the highest population densities in the world as it is. In addition, some of the affect area is the most fertile farmland in a country sorely lacking farmland. Just where would you like them to grow their food?
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Guest: Green Ham? Come on!560c9 (2463 days ago)
" it's the 3rd time in about a century that the residents have experienced total destruction "...? Most relatively UN-intelligent mammals would have already wised up at this point! Ok live there, but move the fuck up the hillside a few (50) meters! Its a nice walk, keeps you fit!
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" it's the 3rd time in about a century that the residents have experienced total destruction "...? Most relatively UN-intelligent mammals would have already wised up at this point! Ok live there, but move the fuck up the hillside a few (50) meters! Its a nice walk, keeps you fit!
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Guest: Tooon harm me! (2463 days ago)
Latest comment: If you picked up a red hot poker once, yes it hurts! twice, you would be more cautious! 3 times you'd be stupid! DO I REALLY NEED TO GO ON AND EXPLAIN! It's not their fault, but only the Americans would be dumb enough to think that they could tell nature what to do!
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Latest comment: If you picked up a red hot poker once, yes it hurts! twice, you would be more cautious! 3 times you'd be stupid! DO I REALLY NEED TO GO ON AND EXPLAIN! It's not their fault, but only the Americans would be dumb enough to think that they could tell nature what to do!
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tomsr tomsr (2464 days ago)
The Japanese government should forbid rebuilding here again.
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The Japanese government should forbid rebuilding here again.
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Guest: Rockinfool (2464 days ago)
Tomsr - You sound like you know nothing. - Why would you say something so stupid.
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Tomsr - You sound like you know nothing. - Why would you say something so stupid.
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Guest: EnglishSuck (2464 days ago)
Video load FAIL!!!!
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Video load FAIL!!!!
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Guest: (2464 days ago)
On the plus side they are still in the possession of a lovely wall.
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On the plus side they are still in the possession of a lovely wall.
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Guest: (2464 days ago)
Download fail here, too. Watched it YouTube.
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Download fail here, too. Watched it YouTube.
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Guest: johno (2463 days ago)
REBUILD???? MOVE HOUSE YER DAFT BUGGERS
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REBUILD???? MOVE HOUSE YER DAFT BUGGERS
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Guest: greenman (2463 days ago)
I think this just shows that no matter how smart man may think he is Nature will always show him who's the real boss
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I think this just shows that no matter how smart man may think he is Nature will always show him who's the real boss
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