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User currently offlineFalstaff From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 6098 posts, RR: 28
Posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 4454 times:
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People are always posting self pic threads and the like so I figured I'd start a thread about posting a pic of you as a little kid. Lets see what you a.nutters looked like when you were children.

This photo of me was taken when I was three in March of 1979, in Springfield, Missouri. That is my dad's 1979 Chevrolet Impala in the background. I really liked playing with toy cars as a child and wow, I work with cars everyday in my career.
http://i204.photobucket.com/albums/bb309/NWA747/Bryan1979.jpg
Here is a new pic of me too. It was taken two weeks ago with my cat Frisco at my house in Taylor, Michigan.



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User currently offlineANCFlyer From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 4441 times:

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y60/csmpep/babyANCFlyer.jpg

User currently offlineTb727 From United States of America, joined Jun 2005, 1597 posts, RR: 9
Reply 2, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 4420 times:

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I found this picture last year. It is of me at the Smithsonian back in about 1983 when I was 3 years old.

Here's the kicker though....

The irony in the picture is that I am now a Falcon 20 Captain now some 24 years later and some of them are ex-FedEx airplanes. I think it's the craziest thing and I didn't find the pic until a couple years after I started flying the FA20 as an FO. Does anyone else think that's cool other than me? It does kinda suck that I fly airplanes that are old enough to have been in a museum as long as I have been alive though!



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User currently offlineLASOctoberB6 From Japan, joined Nov 2006, 2380 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 4407 times:



Quoting Tb727 (Reply 2):
Does anyone else think that's cool other than me?

Slightly....  Wink



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User currently offlineVaporlock From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 4397 times:

Well.....this is me when I was little. I'm the one on the right...everyone always said I looked like Shirley Temple....haha


http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v414/MsLock/shirleyfinal.jpg

Vaps  bouncy 


User currently offlineGOCAPS16 From Japan, joined Jan 2000, 4346 posts, RR: 20
Reply 5, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 4389 times:



Quoting ANCFlyer (Reply 1):

Where's your U.S. Army Retired ballcap?


User currently offlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39881 posts, RR: 74
Reply 6, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 4375 times:

Babyfly back in 1975 or 1976.
On our way off to O'Hare to fly American Airlines 707 or 727 to Montreal.




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User currently offlineFalstaff From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 6098 posts, RR: 28
Reply 7, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 4358 times:
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Quoting Superfly (Reply 6):
Babyfly back in 1975 or 1976.

I dig the butterfly collar shirt. That is so you!

Your sister's collar is really something.  Wow!



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User currently offlineNWA742 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 8, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 4349 times:

Back in my young days:






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User currently offlineShamrock350 From Ireland, joined Mar 2005, 6338 posts, RR: 14
Reply 9, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 4316 times:

You could say I'm still a kid (16) but this was me back in the very early 90s!



User currently offlineAndaman From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 10, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 4263 times:

Me seven years old, just before my first flight at HEL



User currently offlineFalstaff From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 6098 posts, RR: 28
Reply 11, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 4246 times:
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Quoting Andaman (Reply 10):
Me seven years old, just before my first flight at HEL

Cool DC-9

Quoting Shamrock350 (Reply 9):
me back in the very early 90s!

still better than me in the early 90s. I had a mullet.



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User currently offlineNosedive From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 12, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 4242 times:

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User currently offlineTACAA320 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 13, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 4219 times:



Quoting Falstaff (Thread starter):
Lets see what you a.nutters looked like when you were children.

Camera was not invented by then.


User currently offlineDaleaholic From UK - England, joined Oct 2005, 3208 posts, RR: 13
Reply 14, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 4212 times:

I wonder whether skidmarks will take a photo of the stone carving for us?  duck 


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User currently offlineUAL747 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 15, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 4189 times:










Okay, I think that's enough. I mean, I wouldn't post so many photos, but I'm just so damn cute! HAHA, JK.

Superfly, you still look like Webster!  Smile

UAL


User currently offlineSWA TPA From United States of America, joined Aug 2001, 1559 posts, RR: 34
Reply 16, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 4180 times:

Ok who is going to photoshop the army ball cap onto ANC's baby picture???? LOL!

SWA TPA



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User currently offlineSWA TPA From United States of America, joined Aug 2001, 1559 posts, RR: 34
Reply 17, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 4173 times:

Ok, well here is me circa 1978 about to go trick-or-treating!


http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/inde...846&albumID=803452&imageID=4702671


SWA TPA



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User currently offlineSmithAir747 From Canada, joined Jan 2004, 1628 posts, RR: 28
Reply 18, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 4170 times:

Here is a photo of me at age 2 or 3, with the full facial characteristics of Treacher Collins syndrome, before any corrective surgery.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v655/SmithAlien747/Francis.jpg

SmithAir747



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User currently offlineFalstaff From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 6098 posts, RR: 28
Reply 19, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 4151 times:
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Quoting SmithAir747 (Reply 18):
Here is a photo of me at age 2 or 3

Ah yes, every parent must have the in the tub photos. A must for showing potential wives.

Quoting SmithAir747 (Reply 18):
Treacher Collins syndrome

Never heard of that, what is it? Is that why you had those surgeries you drove to St. Louis for back when you were a kid?
UAL747, what is that you are holding in the first photo?

Quoting UAL747 (Reply 15):
Superfly, you still look like Webster!

No way, The fly is way cooler than Webster. I hated that show.

Here is another great shot of me. This is at Denver Union Station in April of 1983, I was 7. The train is the Denver Zephyr of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad. This was the last non Amtrak intercity passenger train in the USA. EMD F-9 # 5771 is now at the Colorado Railroad Museum.
http://i204.photobucket.com/albums/bb309/NWA747/DRGW1983.jpg

[Edited 2007-12-09 19:04:01]


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User currently offlineMir From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 21625 posts, RR: 55
Reply 20, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 4147 times:



Quoting Daleaholic (Reply 14):
I wonder whether skidmarks will take a photo of the stone carving for us?

Here he is, taking a spin on his first set of wheels:



-Mir



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User currently offlineUAL747 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 21, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 4114 times:



Quoting Falstaff (Reply 19):
UAL747, what is that you are holding in the first photo?

It's a little kid's reader book. Some fairy tale book I assume.

UAL


User currently offlineFumanchewd From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 22, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 4093 times:



Quoting Falstaff (Reply 19):

Ah yes, every parent must have the in the tub photos. A must for showing potential wives.

Even worse for me. They have a picture of me sitting in a big pot full of water on the front lawn in my nappies. I was delighted.  Yeah sure

I am much more mature now. I wear the diapers but no pots for me.


User currently offlineSmithAir747 From Canada, joined Jan 2004, 1628 posts, RR: 28
Reply 23, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 4085 times:



Quoting Falstaff (Reply 19):
Quoting SmithAir747 (Reply 18):
Treacher Collins syndrome

Never heard of that, what is it? Is that why you had those surgeries you drove to St. Louis for back when you were a kid?

Thanks for asking; good question!

Treacher Collins syndrome (mandibulofacial dysostosis) is a rare genetic disorder of craniofacial development. The skeletal structures of the face, including both jaws, cheekbones, eyesockets, do not form correctly (in fact they are underdeveloped). The ears also do not form, in severe cases. In my case, I have no outer ears, ear canals, or middle ears. I use an implantable bone conduction hearing aid, so sound can get through my thick skull. I also have a cleft palate (which affects my speech).

TCS is caused by mutations in TCOF1 (5q32-33.1), which somehow causes many of the embryonic neural crest cells to die before they can migrate to the developing face. TCOF1 encodes a protein called treacle, which is needed to allow these cells to grow and proliferate. Somehow, TCOF1 mutations are linked to mass death of these cells.

That's why I went to St Louis all the time as a child (hence the long road trips with Dad in the Chrysler station wagon).

Now I'm at the Univ. of California-San Francisco, working toward my PhD in craniofacial development, so my research could someday contribute to knowing more about these rare disorders and possibly how to help kids with them.

In fact, in one of my classes, I had to write a hypothetical research-grant proposal (to get practice in doing that). My proposal is to try to find the link between the mutations in TCOF1 and the mass death of neural crest cells in the embryo (leading to the characteristic deformities). My hypothesis is that the mutations in TCOF1 (which produces insufficient treacle protein) trigger an intrinsic "stress response" in the cells, causing them to commit suicide.

SmithAir747



I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made... (Psalm 139:14)
User currently offlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39881 posts, RR: 74
Reply 24, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 4050 times:



Quoting Falstaff (Reply 7):
I dig the butterfly collar shirt. That is so you!

Thanks.
The bell-bottoms I am wearing covered up my platform shoes. I was born with club feet and had to wear corrective platform shoes until I was like 3 years old.

Quoting UAL747 (Reply 15):
Superfly, you still look like Webster!

Not sure if that's a compliment or an insult. Big grin

Quoting Fumanchewd (Reply 22):
Even worse for me. They have a picture of me sitting in a big pot full of water

Was this pot over an open flame?  Wow!



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25 Post contains links and images LASOctoberB6 : I was 1... Rockin' that blue shirt... I was probably eyeing some food...
26 Post contains images LoneStarMike : Here's my first grade school picture from 1966
27 N1120A : Shouldn't it say "Future U.S. Army?"
28 Post contains images MD11junkie : Taken exactly 20 years ago, on my 4th birthday.
29 Post contains images Aaron747 : OK I'll play along... DisneyWorld, 1983:
30 Post contains images ShyFlyer : I don't recall how old I was when this was taken, or even why it was taken.
31 Superfly : My guess would be mid 1980s. I remember when every toy store had those Federal Express DC-10s for sale. They were around until about 1990-1991. I fir
32 ShyFlyer : Between 5 and 7. It's entirely plausible that I was as old as 8.
33 Post contains images UAL747 : You know, I never realized that I look like the kid who played "Damien" in "The Omen." (1 and 2) I was just looking up that movie on idmb.com or what
34 Post contains images Superfly : You're evil!
35 Falstaff : I bowled with a guy in college who had no ear ear hole on one side of his head. Other than that he looked ok. I always wondered if that guy had to ge
36 Post contains images 707CMF : Okay, I'll play that game. Lower picture is me, age 6 months. Upper one is my daughter, age 5 months. I'm not sure if we look like each other or not !
37 Post contains images Umfolozi : Me, 1970.
38 Post contains images Trekster : Me and my sister Me and my 2 grannies. (Evil Grannie on the left, nice Grannie on the right)
39 Post contains images Andz : Ah what the hell... if Superfly and Phyllis can post the same photos so can I
40 Falstaff : Looks like you were a Detroit Lions Fan.
41 Post contains images Confuscius :
42 Post contains images Rleiro : Well. here it's me.. There I was one week before turning 3 Saludos, Roberto.
43 Post contains images Vaporlock : Andz....your are so cute!!!! And look at all those curls!!! hehe Vaps
44 Post contains images Vhqpa : 4 or 5 years of age. I can remember asking the lady painting my face to do a "Qantas Boeing 767" my father had to tell her a Boeing 767 was a plane.
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