On Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 11:30:45 PM UTC-8, popinjay wrote: > An asteroid 50 foot by 130 foot will fly by Earth today at five times closer >than the Moon. > This is a true story. This is not a joke. > > http://www.astronomy.com/news/2018/02/asteroid-to-pass-by-earth-on-... If you really want to scare Dutch with this, tell him it's an Islamic asteroid.