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As a consolation prize, we bring you the 10 craziest storm photos we saw on Twitter. They probably aren't as enjoyable as a crockpot party -- especially if you're one of the unfortunate souls who had your house or car damaged by hail or falling trees -- but it's better than a kick in the pants, and on the bright side, the storm did prevent you from eating a mysterious mayonnaise-heavy food item prepared by one of your neighbors, right?
[jump] Without further ado:
Was that just a storm or hurricane last night? Some devastation in Bloomington at 92nd St. &14th Ave. S.More at 7:08 pic.twitter.com/IwW8UG29Wg
Root system of knocked over tree is WAY over my head, est. 10 feet pic.twitter.com/kxWYr8vPRc-- Kate Renner (@rennerKSTP) August 7, 2013
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Large hail in Eden Prairie broke a squad car's rear window.... pic.twitter.com/kbHOVfU33n-- Eden Prairie PD (@EdenPrairiePD) August 7, 2013