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by mal787
Thu Dec 04, 2014 7:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas First 747-400 To Go To Museum
Replies: 54
Views: 19520

RE: Qantas First 747-400 To Go To Museum

If this is true its great news , but would it not be Longreach ? although I did hear somewhere that QF said they would never try and land another 747 there ?

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by mal787
Tue Dec 02, 2014 5:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Uncanny Resemblance To Jesus...
Replies: 24
Views: 3307

RE: Uncanny Resemblance To Jesus...

Trying to work out , how somebody can look like a fictional character, People believe he looks like this but its only because the pictures along with the bible have been cultivated over the years and millions have fallen for it. And you are right I am a total non believer.

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by mal787
Sat Nov 29, 2014 12:05 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: If You Had One More Flight....
Replies: 20
Views: 3613

RE: If You Had One More Flight....

F 1A in a 744 <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym> > <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> J upper deck on 744 16A on <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> would be ...

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by mal787
Sun Nov 23, 2014 12:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How Many 747 Operators Have You Flown?
Replies: 90
Views: 6521

RE: How Many 747 Operators Have You Flown?

QF 742,743,744 <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> 742 , 744 <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> 744 SQ744 TG744 CX744 JAL743,744 AN743 MH744 Hope to get <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> 748  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/sm...

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by mal787
Sun Nov 16, 2014 11:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Walk, Ride, Bus Or Drive To Work?
Replies: 51
Views: 2651

RE: Walk, Ride, Bus Or Drive To Work?

Fly from home straight to a mine site I work on, then my office is 300 yards from my room, do this for 2 weeks then fly home again.

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by mal787
Sun Nov 16, 2014 11:07 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airplanes You Love To Fly
Replies: 4
Views: 2534

RE: Airplanes You Love To Fly

747
767 got my last flight on one scheduled for 18/12 on QF
737 in J only
yet to fly my namesake the 787

320
330 if I have too
Avoid the 380 like the plague

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by mal787
Mon Nov 10, 2014 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF Reveal Retro Jet
Replies: 44
Views: 18020

RE: QF Reveal Retro Jet

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/A388" class="quote" target="_blank">A388</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>It would be great to have one of two A380's pain...

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by mal787
Mon Nov 10, 2014 7:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF Reveal Retro Jet
Replies: 44
Views: 18020

RE: QF Reveal Retro Jet

She looks amazing love this scheme from way back. Just wish they would put it on a 744

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by mal787
Mon Nov 10, 2014 7:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread 110
Replies: 204
Views: 28643

RE: Australian Aviation Thread 110

Love the retro 737, how sexy would it look on a 744?

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by mal787
Mon Nov 03, 2014 11:20 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines You Have Flown?
Replies: 109
Views: 10634

RE: Airlines You Have Flown?

BA <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> <acronym title="Ansett Australia">AN</acronym> <acronym title="Air Tahiti Nui (France)">TN</acronym> <acronym title="Thai International (Thailand)">TG</acronym> <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> <acronym title="Finnair (Finland)">AY<...

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by mal787
Sun Nov 02, 2014 11:47 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Planes That You Actively Avoid
Replies: 114
Views: 9558

RE: Planes That You Actively Avoid

Working on a remote site in the <acronym title="Binter Canarias (Spain)">NT</acronym>, I travel a lot on small planes. I hate the 402&404 , to small and claustrophobic for me. A metro is bearable but noisy and uncomfortable at best. as far as the big birds go , I am not a lover of the 380, small...

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by mal787
Sun Nov 02, 2014 11:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: SFO Spotters!: QF 744 En Route Nov. 1 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 2953

RE: SFO Spotters!: QF 744 En Route Nov. 1 2014

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/juanchito" class="quote" target="_blank">juanchito</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>I also took some pictures of the departu...

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by mal787
Sat Nov 01, 2014 7:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Heritage Jet Suggestions
Replies: 34
Views: 5758

RE: DL Heritage Jet Suggestions

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>THE best mainline livery of any ai...

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by mal787
Thu Oct 23, 2014 11:02 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Worlds Worst Airports
Replies: 50
Views: 8962

RE: Worlds Worst Airports

Darwin in the Northern Territory, peak lunch time flights to Adelaide, Sydney Brisbane Perth , security is a joke last week only one xray machine and a queue a mile long. It does not get much better on arrivals with baggage claim with above mentioned flight s all arriving Townsville Queensland depar...

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by mal787
Fri Oct 10, 2014 10:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas To Unveil Retro Livery On Boeing 737
Replies: 46
Views: 16820

RE: Qantas To Unveil Retro Livery On Boeing 737

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Bongodog1964" class="quote" target="_blank">Bongodog1964</a> (<a href="#33" class="quote">Reply 33</a>):<br/><i>I just don't get it, an airline ...

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by mal787
Wed Oct 08, 2014 10:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas To Unveil Retro Livery On Boeing 737
Replies: 46
Views: 16820

RE: Qantas To Unveil Retro Livery On Boeing 737

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/EK413" class="quote" target="_blank">EK413</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I hope this is one of many retro schemes </i></f...

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by mal787
Wed Oct 08, 2014 7:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread 107
Replies: 201
Views: 20808

RE: Australian Aviation Thread 107

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/777Jet" class="quote" target="_blank">777Jet</a> (<a href="#156" class="quote">Reply 156</a>):<br/><i>Having said that, I think it if was put on...

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by mal787
Wed Oct 08, 2014 5:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread 107
Replies: 201
Views: 20808

RE: Australian Aviation Thread 107

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/EK413" class="quote" target="_blank">EK413</a> (<a href="#152" class="quote">Reply 152</a>):<br/><i>I've just heard through the grape vine <acro...

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by mal787
Wed Sep 24, 2014 9:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Virgin Australia New Business Class
Replies: 13
Views: 5307

RE: Virgin Australia New Business Class

Any body got a link or picture of the QF new cabin for comparison ?

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by mal787
Wed Sep 17, 2014 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Outlines Final 767 Operations
Replies: 67
Views: 14386

RE: Qantas Outlines Final 767 Operations

If my work roster remains the same , I will be on QF825 on 26/12/14. What do we get after this as I will be on QF824 on 2/1/15 ? Mal787

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by mal787
Sat Sep 06, 2014 10:12 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Qantas Domestic Perth-Darwin
Replies: 6
Views: 8570

RE: Qantas Domestic Perth-Darwin

Nice report, Breakfast is a bit hit and msis on <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym>, I do <acronym title="South Lake Tahoe - Lake Tahoe (TVL / KTVL), USA - California">TVL</acronym>/ <acronym title="Darwin - International (DRW / YPDN), Australia - Northern Territory">DRW</acronym> via <...

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by mal787
Sat Sep 06, 2014 9:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread 105
Replies: 203
Views: 18762

RE: Australian Aviation Thread 105

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RyanairGuru" class="quote" target="_blank">RyanairGuru</a> (<a href="#84" class="quote">Reply 84</a>):<br/><i>It would be nice if Qantas worked ...

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by mal787
Sat Sep 06, 2014 1:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: QFF Points & Status On MH
Replies: 4
Views: 1365

RE: QFF Points & Status On MH

Thanks Alex, I have limited knowledge on all the codes "Z" etc. thanks for the offer . Still fare hunting at the moment <acronym title="Malaysia Airlines">MH</acronym> jumped out at me due to <acronym title="Darwin - International (DRW / YPDN), Australia - Northern Territory">DRW</acronym> connectio...

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by mal787
Fri Sep 05, 2014 8:33 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: QFF Points & Status On MH
Replies: 4
Views: 1365

RE: QFF Points & Status On MH

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RyanairGuru" class="quote" target="_blank">RyanairGuru</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Yes you will. </i></font></td></tr><...

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by mal787
Fri Sep 05, 2014 5:42 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: QFF Points & Status On MH
Replies: 4
Views: 1365

QFF Points & Status On MH

Hi I a looking at options for <acronym title="Austral (Argentina)">AU</acronym> to Europe next February. I saw some good fares on <acronym title="Malaysia Airlines">MH</acronym> from Darwin to <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> in Business around 5k. Can I ...

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by mal787
Fri Feb 01, 2013 11:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread # 67
Replies: 206
Views: 29916

RE: Australian Aviation Thread # 67

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Boof" class="quote" target="_blank">Boof</a> (<a href="#181" class="quote">Reply 181</a>):<br/><i>I hope this is true, I'd love to see a 738 in ...

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by mal787
Fri Jan 25, 2013 11:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Give Money To Beggars? If Not, Other Help?
Replies: 71
Views: 7517

RE: Do You Give Money To Beggars? If Not, Other Help?

In a case like this , I will by anybody a good feed and a drink. I never give money, as 9 times out of 10 it ends up being spent on alcohol. If they don't want the food , so be it but they cant have the $$ equivalent I sometimes get called names from them for this as they need the $$ for grog. mal787

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by mal787
Sun Jan 20, 2013 1:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Still Wear A Watch?
Replies: 115
Views: 8986

RE: Do You Still Wear A Watch?

Always have , and always will. Mine never comes off except to give the band a clean, its amazing the gunk that gets in them

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by mal787
Mon Jan 14, 2013 2:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bangkok Hotel Suggestions
Replies: 18
Views: 4430

RE: Bangkok Hotel Suggestions

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Superfly" class="quote" target="_blank">Superfly</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>It's just an innocent massage parlor in ...

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by mal787
Sun Jan 13, 2013 7:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Yet Another Anet Love Dilemma......
Replies: 57
Views: 4661

RE: Yet Another Anet Love Dilemma......

Sorry but the original post looked like it was written by an 18yr old Anetter who never had any , not somebody in the 36>45 age bracket <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KAUST" c...

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by mal787
Fri Jan 11, 2013 11:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Will Lance Say To Oprah?
Replies: 51
Views: 3971

RE: What Will Lance Say To Oprah?

Yes Oprah , your arse does look big in those bike pants.

Who really cares he is a cheat and nothing he says will correct that

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by mal787
Fri Jan 11, 2013 11:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bangkok Hotel Suggestions
Replies: 18
Views: 4430

RE: Bangkok Hotel Suggestions

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Superfly" class="quote" target="_blank">Superfly</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Miss Puke massage parlor. </i></font></td>...

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by mal787
Fri Jan 11, 2013 8:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bangkok Hotel Suggestions
Replies: 18
Views: 4430

RE: Bangkok Hotel Suggestions

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Superfly" class="quote" target="_blank">Superfly</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Prathumwan Princess Hotel</i></font></td><...

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by mal787
Tue Jan 08, 2013 5:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Help Hotel In Tokyo
Replies: 13
Views: 2635

Help Hotel In Tokyo

Looking at doing a quick trip to Tokyo in April. can any body recommend a good hotel in town. having a look at various sites, I found some good ones but no idea if location is close to major tourist/ transport areas .Looking for good clean & comfortable nothing to pricey as its only a bed & ...

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by mal787
Mon Jan 07, 2013 1:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK- Mulling LAX, SFO, IAH As Next A380 Upgrades
Replies: 42
Views: 12931

RE: EK- Mulling LAX, SFO, IAH As Next A380 Upgrades

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/musapapaya" class="quote" target="_blank">musapapaya</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Why not do QF1 and 2 on the A380? Just...

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by mal787
Mon Jan 07, 2013 12:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK- Mulling LAX, SFO, IAH As Next A380 Upgrades
Replies: 42
Views: 12931

RE: EK- Mulling LAX, SFO, IAH As Next A380 Upgrades

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/musapapaya" class="quote" target="_blank">musapapaya</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>i still prefer to go via other europea...

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by mal787
Mon Jan 07, 2013 7:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pets Stealing Food (Cat Steals Entire Ham)
Replies: 29
Views: 3937

RE: Pets Stealing Food (Cat Steals Entire Ham)

My dog has never stolen food. But I cannot leave socks clean or dirty around as he will take them and bury them in the garden. Will not take anything else, but if I go out I have to remove the cushions off the couch, as he likes to "make out" with them

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by mal787
Mon Jan 07, 2013 7:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Are We All Reading?
Replies: 52
Views: 4128

RE: What Are We All Reading?

Just started reading One Shot, by Lee Child I have read all of his books. but will not bother with the movie.
Just finished QF32 & The forgotten David Baldacci

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by mal787
Mon Dec 31, 2012 12:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is 737,747,757,767,777,787 Possible
Replies: 45
Views: 20038

RE: Is 737,747,757,767,777,787 Possible

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/pqdtw" class="quote" target="_blank">pqdtw</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>When/if Delta takes the 787, you can add 717 to ...

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by mal787
Mon Dec 31, 2012 12:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is 737,747,757,767,777,787 Possible
Replies: 45
Views: 20038

Is 737,747,757,767,777,787 Possible

Just wondering , will it be possible to do all the 7's with any airline out there ? BA was a chance before they got rid of the 757, any more

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by mal787
Sun Dec 30, 2012 7:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Gay "cure" - Stroke A Horse
Replies: 35
Views: 3563

RE: New Gay "cure" - Stroke A Horse

Thats funny. I used to call my Ex Horse . stroked him lots and I am still gay !!!!!   

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by mal787
Sat Dec 29, 2012 9:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Things You Want To Go Away In 2013
Replies: 103
Views: 10002

RE: Things You Want To Go Away In 2013

The current Australian Government The Voice Dancing with the stars Celebrities endorsing products they don't use Abuse of animals Mobile phones in airport lounges and on the <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> when landed . Any thing with the "Virgin" tag and that whiney SRB sure I have a lot m...

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by mal787
Tue Dec 25, 2012 12:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gay Men/women Doing Non-stereotypical Jobs.
Replies: 70
Views: 7598

RE: Gay Men/women Doing Non-stereotypical Jobs.

I work in mining here in Australia, a few guys know I am Gay and don't care. And the good thing is, there are others out here to , so life is good and not as homophobic as it was 10 years ago

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by mal787
Sun Dec 23, 2012 6:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Non Sequitur Thread
Replies: 91
Views: 6567

RE: Non Sequitur Thread

why do we sit in the stands?

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by mal787
Sun Dec 23, 2012 6:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: That Awkward Moment Thread 2
Replies: 17
Views: 2877

RE: That Awkward Moment Thread 2

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/seb146" class="quote" target="_blank">seb146</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>here is a picture of a bunny with a pancake ...

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by mal787
Sun Dec 23, 2012 4:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: That Awkward Moment Thread 2
Replies: 17
Views: 2877

RE: That Awkward Moment Thread 2

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Silver1SWA" class="quote" target="_blank">Silver1SWA</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>That awkward moment when you've fini...

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by mal787
Sat Dec 22, 2012 6:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NRA "Big Announcement" Statement... Really?
Replies: 298
Views: 6478

RE: NRA "Big Announcement" Statement... Really?

An outsiders point of view here. Watching Sky news this morning in Australia , and a guy was giving a speach saying " if the schools had armed gaurds, these kids would be alive" Sorry but what kind of society needs to have armed gaurds at a school for kids of this age . Your constitution may say tha...

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by mal787
Sat Dec 22, 2012 6:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: That Awkward Moment Thread 2
Replies: 17
Views: 2877

RE: That Awkward Moment Thread 2

that moment when you feel awkward as the thread you started is kinda awkward in the first place, and the 1st reply you get makes you feel kind of awkward for starting it

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by mal787
Wed Dec 19, 2012 12:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tom Cruise As Jack Reacher
Replies: 25
Views: 3067

RE: Tom Cruise As Jack Reacher

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KiwiRob" class="quote" target="_blank">KiwiRob</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i> I'm staggered that the producers of ...

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by mal787
Fri Dec 14, 2012 11:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Self Gloss: I'm A Meteorologist
Replies: 17
Views: 2419

RE: Self Gloss: I'm A Meteorologist

Great
Can you see if you can give Mount Isa in Australia a white Xmas, 45c in shade today to bloody hot.
well done on new career

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