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by scbriml
Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: WN pilot hero is a devout evangelical Christian
Replies: 5
Views: 117

Re: WN pilot hero is a devout evangelical Christian

Whoop de do. :spin:

WTF has this got to do with anything? :confused:

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

sevenair wrote:
No. I can't answer the question. Can you? It's a hugely complex issue, way above my pay scale.


So basically, you don't know what you voted for. Epic. :banghead:

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 20, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

Touched a nerve have I my remoaner friends? Oh dear. Perhaps it’s time we all come together and try make a success of our independence? Still peddling your project fear? Personally I can’t wait for the flights to stop. It’ll be like the volcano all over again. Sitting at home getting paid. Wonderfu...

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 20, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

flights stopping! Now let me try and break this down for you. Britain is currently part of the European Common Aviation Area along with the rest of the EU, three EFTA states and a number of non-EU states. This system has replaced the previous system of bilateral air agreements between the different...

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 20, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

The Irish border is just another attempt to stop Brexit. No, it's just another example of the people who voted for Brexit clearly not understanding what it meant. :yes: What is your solution? You keep showering us with your petty "good news memes" but never provide answers to the difficul...

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 20, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 567
Views: 34757

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

For a minute there, I thought you meant "one of the greatest mimes of the 20th and 21st centuries.." ;) Marcel "Spyhunter" Marceau? https://static01.nyt.com/images/2007/09/23/obituaries/23cnd-marceau1.600.jpg Then again, his death might have been another DVD assassination. :scra...

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

... which will make things interesting.... Here's a thought... Let the politicians thrash out whatever deal they can, including how the NI border will work, then let the people decide with a referendum! It's only fair to the leavers because then they'd know exactly what they were voting for rather ...

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 567
Views: 34757

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

alfa164 wrote:
All the self-proclaimed "experts" can have their own circle-jerk.... Spyhunter...


You do realise you're insulting one of the greatest minds of the 20th and 21st centuries?

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

i'm surprised sevenair isn't all over this piece of good news... https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2018/04/19/exclusive-eu-rejects-theresa-mays-brexit-irish-border-solution/ The EU has comprehensively rejected British proposals for avoiding a hard border in Northern Ireland in a move which will c...

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Scrapping
Replies: 48
Views: 11131

Re: 787 Scrapping

Commercially there was nothing to be done, that much is understood. But wasn`t there a museum that would have liked to have it? There really aren't many aviation museums with sufficient room for an exhibit as large as a 787. The museum would likely have had to cover the cost of transporting the pla...

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by scbriml
Thu Apr 19, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Crisis Actor Conspiracies
Replies: 25
Views: 545

Re: Crisis Actor Conspiracies

I think everyone is on-board with suing Jones. As for winning the case...I'm not so sure they will. I hope they do, but I'll be surprised. If you were a parent of a Sandy Hook victim and had to listen to the likes of Alex Jones calling you a liar and claiming you're a paid actor and that your child...

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by scbriml
Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Delta A330-300 engine fire 4/18
Replies: 32
Views: 13165

Re: Breaking news: ATL Delta A330-300 engine fire

N328KF wrote:
I guess this is a bad week for GE... at least in terms of statistics catching up with them.


What other GE engine issues have there been this week?

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 18, 2018 10:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump launches attack in Syria
Replies: 117
Views: 3486

Re: Trump launches attack in Syria

I'm still waiting for explanation of why it is necessary to send 76 of missiles in a single complex of buildings. I'm still waiting for an explanation how 76 cruise missiles could possibly have hit the target when Russia claims Syria shot down around 70% of the 100-odd launched? :rotfl: https://www...

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 18, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Algerie to launch widebody fleet renewal programme
Replies: 8
Views: 2381

Re: Air Algerie to launch widebody fleet renewal programme

kaitak wrote:
With only one model of the A330Neo available, the -900


What? There A330-800 is very much available. :confused:

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 17, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Volga-Dnepr to withdraw from An-124 freighter contract for EU and NATO
Replies: 41
Views: 7299

Re: Volga-Dnepr to withdraw from An-124 freighter contract for EU and NATO

TWA772LR wrote:
Boeing is about to get some more C17 sales.


Of course, right after they restart 757 production.

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN 1380 LGA-DAL emergency landing at PHL, 1 fatality
Replies: 608
Views: 93346

Re: WN 1380 LGA-DAL emergency landing at PHL

PolarRoute wrote:
Another uncontained engine failure from GE following AF066 and SW3472. I wonder if this is just coincidence?


None of those are "GE engines".

CFM are not GE, they are Safran as much as GE. EA are not GE, they are PW as much as GE.

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 17, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: F1 2018: Bahrain, China, Azerbaijan
Replies: 7
Views: 245

Re: F1 2018: Bahrain, China, Azerbaijan

A calmer Verstappen Relax, the dude is only 20 odd years old. This is completely normal. The prefrontal cortex in the brain is only fully developed when you reach your mid-20s, so young people will always make more thoughtless mistakes like that, espcially of you're a bit full of yourself. https://...

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Most popular colors for men's polo shirts?
Replies: 22
Views: 567

Re: Most popular colors for men's polo shirts?

This is like deja vu all over again.

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: F1 2018: Bahrain, China, Azerbaijan
Replies: 7
Views: 245

Re: F1 2018: Bahrain, China, Azerbaijan

I don't know about Mercedes Well, Hamilton really should have won in Australia, but the team 'thought' he was safe from the threat of a SC or VSC, but were about two seconds out on their calculations. They should have pitted him under the SC in China and he'd have finished second at worst. That's 1...

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 17, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

No matter how much you claim to care about people your pathetic attempts to stop Brexit and make it a disaster is sad. The only thing that's pathetic here is your relentless belief that all remain voters actually want Brexit to be a disaster. :sarcastic: I believe the UK will be worse off in the lo...

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 17, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: F1 2018: Bahrain, China, Azerbaijan
Replies: 7
Views: 245

Re: F1 2018: Bahrain, China, Azerbaijan

Enjoyed the Chinese GP. I had recorded it and was watching about one hour behind 'live'. Had got to about 1/3 way through and was about to stop watching when I accidentally saw the result alert on my phone. Most entertaining. Another strategy cock-up by Mercedes probably cost Hamilton 2nd place. Sho...

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 17, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

Well, that is you continue to argue that after applying deadly poison gas "military grade" in the end no one died, even a Guinea pig or a cat. Mmm, bloody dangerous gas. I'm just quoting the experts who know about these things. A gas wasn't used. No comment of Lavrov being shown to be an ...

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest flight 3461 April 15: "Passengers Cry, Scream in Southwest Airlines Landing"
Replies: 76
Views: 13224

Re: "Passengers Cry, Scream in Southwest Airlines Landing"

MSN is quoting a Daily Mail story, for those in the US, the Daily Mail makes the New York Post look like the Wall Street Journal. In ever Daily Mail story regarding aviation there are rules, someone must : A, Think they were going to die B, Think they were about to crash C, Pray D, Make the fact th...

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by scbriml
Mon Apr 16, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

Another reporter died in Russia: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-43781351. He was one of the first journalists who reported about Russian mercenaries killed in Syria - the Wagner group. Fell out of his window, no suicide note. He sounds quite careless. :sarcastic: http://i18.photobucket.com/al...

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by scbriml
Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

Well, that is you continue to argue that after applying deadly poison gas "military grade" in the end no one died, even a Guinea pig or a cat. Mmm, bloody dangerous gas. I'm just quoting the experts who know about these things. A gas wasn't used. No comment of Lavrov being shown to be an ...

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by scbriml
Mon Apr 16, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

Did the Porton Down people ever directly say that it was a nerve agent from the Novichok familiy? Yes. Not only did they identify it as Novichok, they described it as "military grade" - not something that had been put together in a garden shed by an amateur. https://edition.cnn.com/2018/0...

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by scbriml
Sun Apr 15, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

So not "novichok", but BZ? Good try, but the experts have already confirmed the UK's evaluation of the agent used. No mention by Lavrov of which "lab" in Switzerland came to this conclusion or how they obtained a sample. :scratchchin: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43741140 The in...

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by scbriml
Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Resignation/Impeachment Megathread
Replies: 59
Views: 1614

Re: Trump Resignation/Impeachment Megathread

CCGPV wrote:
This cost the American taxpayer about $50,000,000 in just the cost of missiles alone.


Peanuts. About 37 minutes on the US debt clock.

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 13, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

The OPCW has confirmed that the UK's analysis of the agent used to attack the Skripals was correct. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43741140?intlink_from_url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/topics/c0j915myy8kt/russian-spy-poisoning&link_location=live-reporting-story The international chemical weapons wat...

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 13, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

Because you have limited autonomy and control of your own destiny How much "autonomy" and "control of our own destiny" do you think a small country actually has on its own? Remember: if it’s good news it’s not because of Brexit it’s because ‘we are still in the EU’ and if it’s b...

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Editing Techniques Input
Replies: 5
Views: 146

Re: Editing Techniques Input

Hi Duane, nice shot.

Just to add a small comment - are you shooting Nikon by any chance? The shot looks quite 'green' which is often seen on Nikons.

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 13, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

Despite Brexit https://s9.postimg.cc/rqldgrudr/C39_DCDA2-_A2_EB-4_CD6-9_B7_B-_B50321_CFB6_B2.jpg “Oh but the flights will stop” 61 months of growth - now remainiacs have realised their project fear is being debunked day by day now its now ‘until the transition ends’. If you keep moving the goalpost...

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by scbriml
Fri Apr 13, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines eyes Boeing aircraft for its next RFP.
Replies: 75
Views: 10911

Re: Spirit Airlines eyes Boeing aircraft for its next RFP.

FriscoHeavy wrote:
The NSA is targeting 757/767 size, not the 737.


You appear to be confused. NSA is considered to be Boeing's all-new 737 replacement.

If it happens, NMA/MOM/797 is Boeing's 757/767 plane.

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by scbriml
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump signs FOSTA law
Replies: 50
Views: 1250

Re: Trump signs FOSTA law

AA747123 wrote:
No this was 100% Trumps, he got this done in the past three months


Really? I'm surprised he could find any time between rounds of golf.

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 11, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

Yulia Scripal has issued a personal statement via the police. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43733765 Yulia Skripal, poisoned daughter of Russian ex-spy Sergei, has rejected assistance from the Russian embassy "at the moment". The 33-year-old, who was discharged from hospital on Monday, said...

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 11, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russia Jamming US Drones Over Syria
Replies: 133
Views: 2150

Re: Russia Jamming US Drones Over Syria

Wow, this thread took a turn for anti-semitism even faster than I expected... nothing to be done now, I guess, but this one can't really go unanswered... Are you really so blind that you don't know that Israel is the source of the strife in that region? Or that they have been working feverishly beh...

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

... #DespiteBrexit http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b101/scbriml/Stores2.jpg http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b101/scbriml/manu_1.jpg Rather silent on these aren't we? See how stupid this approach looks? But feel free to carry on jumping on every sliver of good news and crediting it to Brexit (th...

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

Makes me wonder what anyone should do and say here to get kicked out, personal attacks like this should not be allowed, yet this Russian seems to get away with a lot more than others. Dutchy, I'm neither insulted nor offended by him My mother's been dead for 12 years anyway. Leave his post there so...

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russia Jamming US Drones Over Syria
Replies: 133
Views: 2150

Re: Russia Jamming US Drones Over Syria

There's many aggressors. I too think Assads secular regime would be best if he would for the love of God stop using chemical weapons, and killing innocents. He's proven himself to be a real dick of a leader... https://www.pbs.org/newshour/world/u-s-has-no-evidence-of-syrian-use-of-sarin-gas-mattis-...

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 11, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

Scorpius wrote:
Moreover-only England had a motive for the murder of Oleg Skripal.
Currently, the failed killer is trying to cover his tracks, and is holding his victims against their will.


Delusional nonsense. You need to top-up your vodka level.

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

Richard28 wrote:
Of course, we are still in the EU, so the effects of us leaving have not yet been felt.


Stop using reason and logic.

You need to post more like sevenair...

#DespiteBrexit

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

We don't take the English word for it. But apparently, we're supposed to take Russia's word that they had nothing to do with the attack on the Scripals? :scratchchin: Such an interesting public hospital, which does not allow official representatives of the Russian Consulate. Or the relatives of the...

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by scbriml
Wed Apr 11, 2018 7:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: FBI Raids Trump's Lawyer & GOP Deputy Finance Chair Michael Cohen
Replies: 121
Views: 2805

Re: FBI Raids Trump's Lawyer & GOP Deputy Finance Chair Michael Cohen

MSPNWA wrote:
This is a stunt I would expect in Communist China, not the U.S. This country is going down fast.


It's being dragged down from the very top.

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 10, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

Scorpius wrote:
....


Your random word generator looks like it needs a reboot. The more you post the less sense you make. :crazy:

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 10, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lion Air buys 50 737max
Replies: 19
Views: 3325

Re: Lion Air buys 50 737max

It's one thing to get excited about a new order, but... ... given the slagging the MAX10 has gotten and still gets here, it's very exciting! :champagne: :champagne: :champagne: :praise: :bigthumbsup: Yes, sorry. I get that it's interesting to have an good order for the -10 confirmed. I didn't mean ...

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 10, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lion Air buys 50 737max
Replies: 19
Views: 3325

Re: Lion Air buys 50 737max

Come on guys. It's one thing to get excited about a new order, but... https://www.reuters.com/article/us-lion-air-boeing/indonesias-lion-air-confirms-order-for-50-boeing-737-max-10-jets-idUSKBN1HH0XE Boeing said it had been listing this deal as from an unidentified customer in its order book before ...

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 10, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attempted spy assasination in UK?
Replies: 429
Views: 10812

Re: Attempted spy assasination in UK?

What's this "highly sensitive intelligence"? All this "highly sensitive intelligence" was Boris Johnson "got strong impression from Porton Down scientists". Nothing else. And later Porton Down guys of course didn't want to get associated with any of that. The British s...

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 10, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit EU position Phase 2
Replies: 809
Views: 18001

Re: Brexit EU position Phase 2

since you keep judging sensible people, remainers, by some fringe utterances, you obviously don´t have any meaningful criticism to bring forward... The strategy is simple (or rather, simplistic) - anything remotely approaching good news is purely because of Brexit. We'll just gloss over the fact th...

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: FBI Raids Trump's Lawyer & GOP Deputy Finance Chair Michael Cohen
Replies: 121
Views: 2805

Re: FBI Raids Trump's Lawyer & GOP Deputy Finance Chair Michael Cohen

Trump complaining about "a whole new level of unfairness". :rotfl:

seahawk wrote:
Boring witch hunt.


No, it's highly amusing and Trump reaping what he sowed.

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by scbriml
Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 797 Discussion Thread - 2018
Replies: 2187
Views: 274466

Re: Boeing 797 Discussion Thread - 2018

AAlaxfan wrote:
Both A and B need to come up with a NSA.


Zero chance of that while neo and MAX are still selling like hot cakes. Come back in about ten years.

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