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Old 19-03-2014, 10:38   #1
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Cast Away Found By Google Earth

Google Earth Finds Woman Trapped On Deserted Island For 7 Years | News-Hound

Has anyone seen this?
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Old 19-03-2014, 10:44   #2
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Re: Cast Away Found By Google Earth

Hoax

Did Google Earth Find a Woman Stranded on a Deserted Island for 7 Years? - wafflesatnoon.com

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Thought it seemed off, thanks.
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Re: Cast Away Found By Google Earth

The Chipmunks DID find a lady who was stranded for 7 years after a UPS plane crashed. I know its true, it was in the movie.
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Re: Cast Away Found By Google Earth

There was a woman, her name is Lucy Irvine, who went an intentionally lived on a deserted island in the Pacific for a year. She almost died, but wow! What a lady! Look her story up, it's really quite amazing.
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