Unscheduled asteroids not in the news (afternoon update)

Asteroid
News Headline: “Millions of asteroids that could threaten our world remain uncatalogued.”
QT earlier today mentioned Asteroid 2015 YB, which was discovered yesterday and will pass closer to Earth than the orbits of some manmade satellites tomorrow.
Asteroid 2015 YB should not be confused with Asteroid 2015 YJ, which was discovered just about now, four days after it passed closer to Earth than the orbits of some man-made satellites.
This can confusing, as any astronomer will tell you.

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Unscheduled asteroids not in the news

Asteroid
News Headline: “Millions of asteroids that could threaten our world remain uncatalogued.”
But you will be glad to know Asteroid 2015 YB was discovered and catalogued yesterday.
It will pass closer to Earth than the orbits of some man-made satellites tomorrow.
But keep in mind:
I the asteroid were to hit, it would, at worst, destroy everything for only five miles in every direction.
And think of all the many square miles Earth has to spare.

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QT 2016 vote count countdown update

Bernie Sanders
News Item: “Aides to Bernie Sanders said Wednesday night that his campaign has now collected more than 2 million contributions. . . . The campaign did not release the number of unique donors. . . but aides said that figure is approaching 1 million. . . . ”
Who do these million people think they are? Corporations?

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