Nepal was just slammed by a powerful earthquake that has left countess people hurt and misplaced. The quake’s effects were felt all the way at Mount Everest which caused a serious avalanche. Jost Kobusch and other hikers were forced to literally run for their lives as the ground shook and giant clouds of snow overtook them. (As you might imagine, there’s some NSFW language)
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Officials in Nepal: Mount Everest is now covered in human feces.