Stories tagged “meteor”

  • An Uneducated Wager (The Meteor Challenge)

    August 1, 2009 Dr. Lionel directed a smarmy glance at Dr. Dunder. “Okay, okay, you did it. Two million wired it is,” Dunder sighed. Lionel raised his eyebrows. “…And?” Dunder sighed again. “And you’re the real ...

    • Author: Stovohobo
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Why?!?! (Mature)

    Earth looked at the solar system and gasped, something was hurtling towards him. “Oh Noes!!” he yelled, “Why me?! Why me?!” On Earth, millions stared upon hearing the news. A Meteor the size of a small moon was hurtling towards ...

  • YOU PROMISED!!! (meteor challenge) (Mature)

    Beth stared at the TV in wonder as the news reporter sadly informed her of the meteor bound to hit the Earth in just a few days. August 2nd, to be precise. “I TOLD YOU SO!” Nolan shouted into the phone receiver from the other end. “Bu...

    • Author: K-Jellybean
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Oh Smeg (Meteor Challenge)

    Three, two, one. We’ve arrived, said Holly, his face glum on the screen. Yeah, but arrived where asked Listor. The box labeled Holly Hop Drive let out noises like an ancient whoopee cushion releasing the last remnants of Babylonian air. That noise ju...

  • Brand New Day

    “I came as soon as I could, doctor. Is he awake?” “Yes, he came out of it about thirty minutes ago. We called you immediately.” “HAS HE WATCHED TELEVISION?!?” Her voice rang down the hall – and the doctor blanc...

    • Author: TextMason
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
  • What are the odds? (Meteor Challenge)

    “Come on, come on, what odds are you giving” the little man said to his bookie. “Odds for what?” the bookie replied. Business drastically fell off once every one knew that the world would end on the Sunday. No one bet for or against brazil in t...

  • Impact

    I’m in the living room having my first beer of the night when I hear a crash and a scream. The crash doesn’t scare me—my Mellie isn’t exactly the most coordinated person I know—but the scream does. I grab my gun, which is ...

    • Author: emily
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Told You So

    I was smugly confident, for I had science on my side. Armageddon? 2012? Nonsense! It was just another page in the Mayan calendar. Just one more fantasy from the snake-oil peddlers out for a fast buck. Then they saw the meteor coming. It would be bad, b...

    • Author: Fuddster
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.