Help name the new Planet

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Help name the new Planet
« on: 01/08/2005 05:27:03 »
What should we call it? How about "New America"? http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/3511678.stm

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Re: Help name the new Planet
« Reply #1 on: 01/08/2005 05:38:13 »
oops!, I gave the wrong web site, it should be http://www.juiceenewsdaily.com/0704/planet.html?1122849669609

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Re: Help name the new Planet
« Reply #2 on: 01/08/2005 06:32:47 »
****, I was quite taken with 2003 UB313, but in that case:

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Re: Help name the new Planet
« Reply #3 on: 01/08/2005 12:14:53 »
It should be called 'Dumbo'...because Dumbo is bigger than Pluto !!.....Oh !...forget it !!(crap sense of humour mode !)

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Re: Help name the new Planet
« Reply #4 on: 01/08/2005 16:41:43 »
Should call it Kryton after red dwarf droid, or maybe Lister :P
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Re: Help name the new Planet
« Reply #5 on: 01/08/2005 23:41:05 »
If we call it New America, does that mean we can send the Americans there (or at least certain Americans ?!)

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Re: Help name the new Planet
« Reply #6 on: 02/08/2005 02:43:52 »
I think it should be called

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ORIGINS Hebrew

Meanings
Gift from God, or like god

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Re: Help name the new Planet
« Reply #7 on: 02/08/2005 02:49:23 »
How about ' Squidgy ' ?...now that it's been discovered, I wonder how long before it receives Junk mail !

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Re: Help name the new Planet
« Reply #8 on: 02/08/2005 07:14:16 »
Just did the math, for about $ 150 billion Mr. Gates can call it Planet Bill for all I care.
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Re: Help name the new Planet
« Reply #9 on: 04/08/2005 00:21:23 »
What does the discovery of 2003 UB313 do to the orbit Mercury , does it make any difference ?
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