Located in St. Louis, MO is the largest user of rice in the United States.
Remember last year’s video of baseball-sized hail falling in St. Louis? Well, here’s another much clearer video from that same time. According to the video, this storm on April, 28, 2012 was the 2nd most costly hail storm in US history. I believe it.
I couldn’t resist. It looks like these were minor accidents with no serious injuries. Filmed on February 3, 2013.
In Maryland Heights, St. Louis, baseball-sized hail fell on April 28, 2012 breaking car windows and ruining all sorts of stuff in the neighborhood. WIRED breaks down the science behind big hail like this and finds that to some degree, even though this hail is baseball-sized, it isn’t the same as a baseball falling from [...]
A drive-by of a graffiti covered flood wall in St. Louis. Shot and edited by Brandon Sloan. Thanks Rami!
Not much to say, really, except that this happened in St. Louis. Oh, and BB linked to the same video with the Benny Hill music track attached. It almost makes this funny.