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    37 People Trying Not To Melt In The Hottest Place On Earth

    Australia is in the grips of an epic heatwave, with the UN today naming Adelaide the hottest city in the world. People are coping as best they can.

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    1. Australians just cannot even deal right now.

    Kill me now... #heatwave #melbourne (live data http://t.co/Jz1MfvMD7n)

    rixi@qx

    Kill me now... #heatwave #melbourne (live data http://t.co/Jz1MfvMD7n)

    09:31 AM - 14 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    There's no escaping the fact that we're basically in hell.

    2. It's a struggle to stay cool.

    Maybe I should have put this together before the wine #heatwave

    Tom Cowie@tom_cowie

    Maybe I should have put this together before the wine #heatwave

    11:34 PM - 13 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    3.

    The feeling at Henley Beach right now... #heatwave #adelaide

    Melissa Wildy@MelissaWildy7

    The feeling at Henley Beach right now... #heatwave #adelaide

    09:12 AM - 13 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    4.

    I don't have any clothes cool enough for going outside today. There are no clothes in the world cool enough for today. #heatwave

    Trishy@MonsterAtTheEnd

    I don't have any clothes cool enough for going outside today. There are no clothes in the world cool enough for today. #heatwave

    10:26 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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    10. People are unhappy.

    My daughter's name is Adelaide and she's only 6. I'm not comfortable with people saying how hot she is. #heatwave

    Simon Kennedy@Simon_Kennedy

    My daughter's name is Adelaide and she's only 6. I'm not comfortable with people saying how hot she is. #heatwave

    10:24 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    11.

    Watching the Aussie weather forcast, 44degrees Saturday!! My ginger skin will be in tatters #heatwave

    Kieren Raven@KierenRaven

    Watching the Aussie weather forcast, 44degrees Saturday!! My ginger skin will be in tatters 😶 #heatwave

    07:55 AM - 10 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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    Eventually, you will have to give the tennis to Hobart, Melbourne

    David Pope@davpope

    Eventually, you will have to give the tennis to Hobart, Melbourne

    08:30 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    17. And some are really mad.

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    LET'S BURN DOWN THE BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY SO THIS HEAT WAVE NEVER HAPPENS AGAIN. #melbourne #heatwave

    Patrick Stafford@pdstafford

    LET'S BURN DOWN THE BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY SO THIS HEAT WAVE NEVER HAPPENS AGAIN. #melbourne #heatwave

    06:23 PM - 15 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    21. A lot of people are still having fun.

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    A tad dramatic? This guy is using his car as an oven. #ilovesydney #Heatwave

    Steven Lopez@augrunt

    A tad dramatic? This guy is using his car as an oven. #ilovesydney #Heatwave

    09:49 AM - 22 Dec 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    27. Staying hydrated is top priority.

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    can your dog do this? guarding the liquid gold during the melbourne heatwave:

    Sean Power@seanpower9

    can your dog do this? guarding the liquid gold during the melbourne heatwave:

    07:56 PM - 13 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    29.

    Gross but good - how dehydrated are you? from @NSWRFS the urine chart for #firefighters #Heatwave @smh

    Lew Short@lewshort14

    Gross but good - how dehydrated are you? from @NSWRFS the urine chart for #firefighters #Heatwave @smh

    01:59 PM - 13 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    30. And taking care of our animals is super important.

    Hope UR coping in today's #heatwave! Be sure to leave water dishes out for thirsty wildlife: http://t.co/Nba1YV0smO

    Animals Australia@AnimalsAus

    Hope UR coping in today's #heatwave! Be sure to leave water dishes out for thirsty wildlife: http://t.co/Nba1YV0smO

    01:32 PM - 19 Dec 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    31.

    Honey, a Syrian Brown Bear enjoys an ice-block consisting of meat, fish, veg & fruits at Melbourne Zoo. #heatwave

    The Age Photography@theage_photo

    Honey, a Syrian Brown Bear enjoys an ice-block consisting of meat, fish, veg & fruits at Melbourne Zoo. #heatwave

    01:05 PM - 14 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    37. But it's just all too much.

    Good luck, Australia.

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