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Old 02-10-2013, 01:16 AM
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Default Re: Winter Storm >>>NEMO

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Originally Posted by Fuo View Post
This lame storm naming crap needs to end.
Like everything else these days, the storm name thing is all about marketing.

According to Discovery.Com:

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Back in October 2012, everybody was poohooing The Weather Channelís (TWC) plan to start giving names to significant winter storms. Now it looks like a large number of reports on the storm, dubbed Nemo by TWC, have adopted the name (not all, by any means, but lots, including Discovery News).

What happened? Iíll say it in three words: search engine optimization.
The whole article is at http://news.discovery.com/earth/weat...ion-130208.htm
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