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Claim: A Nostradamus prophecy foretold the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster.
Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2003]
Origins: It didn't take long for someone to cook up another phony Nostradamus prophecy in the wake of a tragedy, this one supposedly foretelling the disaster that befell the Space Shuttle Columbia as it broke up over Texas during its re-entry on the morning of
The Nostradamus prophecy that circulated widely immediately after the
The verse quoted above is a pure fabrication, however; it is not a translation or interpretation of anything Nostradamus wrote, and it was not created until after the morning of
Last updated: 30 October 2007
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