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by extender
Thu Oct 17, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Protests in Barcelona
Replies: 19
Views: 516

Re: Protests in Barcelona

I haven't been to Barcelona since 2017, but the times I wen in 2015, 2016 and 2017, I never had any issues speaking Castellano. Either in hotels, restaurants or on the street.

People should be able to choose their government/independence.

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by extender
Thu Oct 17, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Christopher Columbus Now a Terrorist
Replies: 97
Views: 2396

Re: Christopher Columbus Now a Terrorist

Deeds, not deads.

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by extender
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Elijah Cummings Dead At 68
Replies: 12
Views: 450

Elijah Cummings Dead At 68

Elijah Cummings has passed away.

Link

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by extender
Wed Oct 16, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Christopher Columbus Now a Terrorist
Replies: 97
Views: 2396

Re: Christopher Columbus Now a Terrorist

Feel free to carry the guilt for the rest of us who couldn’t care less. Everyone migrated out of Africa and a whole lot of people were killed along the way to support that. I’m sure there are people who think we should feel guilt over that too. Bingo. OP sees a racist behind every leaf. If it isn't...

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by extender
Tue Oct 15, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Black family Arrested ‘loitering’ own their front lawn: Black Women Killed in Her Home by Texas Cop
Replies: 52
Views: 1951

Re: Black family Arrested ‘loitering’ own their front lawn: Black Women Killed in Her Home by Texas Cop

casinterest wrote:
Do you have any other job other than to be an annoying gas lighter?


You brought something up, and you contradict yourself in another thread. Instead of answering, you deflect. I am just pointing that fact out.

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by extender
Tue Oct 15, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Is the 787 RR engine problems fixed or still on-going!?
Replies: 2
Views: 1741

Re: Is the 787 RR engine problems fixed or still on-going!?

One of my flights just got swapped for an A332 instead of a Trent powered B788.

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by extender
Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Black family Arrested ‘loitering’ own their front lawn: Black Women Killed in Her Home by Texas Cop
Replies: 52
Views: 1951

Re: Black family Arrested ‘loitering’ own their front lawn: Black Women Killed in Her Home by Texas Cop

Now we will have to wait for the trial and justice. I am glad that the DA is prosecuting this issue, and that the justice system will be engaged in full for this shooting. I hurt for the families of all involved, as it was another senseless gun death, Wow, I thought you only advocated for the polic...

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by extender
Mon Oct 14, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Polish Parliamentary Elections - Far Right Keeps Majority
Replies: 4
Views: 310

Re: Polish Parliamentary Elections - Far Right Keeps Majority

Opposing immigration is not racism.

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by extender
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Biden says he's coming for assault weapons
Replies: 99
Views: 4445

Re: Biden says he's coming for assault weapons

Want to shoot for sports? Fine, leave the pistol range. There is no rational need for large portion of the population to have them and certainly not at home or even more readily available in the streets. Will only trigger more violence and more importantly, more violence with deadly consequences. R...

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by extender
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Biden says he's coming for assault weapons
Replies: 99
Views: 4445

Re: Biden says he's coming for assault weapons

That people actually think like this is beyond me. Extender is someone who should never be allowed to have a gun in the first place. This kind of thinking is dangerous. Thankfully, the world doesn't give a rodent's behind what your opinion is. So you advocate curtailing a person's right for what th...

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by extender
Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

Aaron747 wrote:
Um, nyet. You made two statements...shall I spell the rest out?


Please do.

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by extender
Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

Are you referring to Trump, or a considerable number of his supporters? I think the description applies to both. Typical liberal. Paint everyone with a broad brush. Your feelings don't trump facts or evidence to the contrary. Correct on the former but the latter also applies to defenders like yours...

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by extender
Fri Oct 11, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

alfa164 wrote:
casinterest wrote:
A lying,racist, belligerent, misogynistic fraud.


Are you referring to Trump, or a considerable number of his supporters?

I think the description applies to both.



Typical liberal. Paint everyone with a broad brush. Your feelings don't trump facts or evidence to the contrary.

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by extender
Fri Oct 11, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The plot that won the White House.
Replies: 21
Views: 1171

Re: The plot that won the White House.

Crying over spilled milk. Some have to attack the credibility as if they have some moral superiority. Politicians; they all lie. Every single one of them. But please, carry on, this is the broken record that will ensure a reelection in 2020.

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by extender
Fri Oct 11, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What do you do for work?
Replies: 98
Views: 2859

Re: What do you do for work?

Professional wine and whisky taster.

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by extender
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The plot that won the White House.
Replies: 21
Views: 1171

Re: The plot that won the White House.

You keep spinning that point as mush as you desire, it isn't partisan hatred, its the liberals are flat out wrong. And they have no scruples in how they do it. They paid for a bogus report. Alleged Russian collusion, none was found, they have gone after Trump advisors, and a sense of right and wrong...

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by extender
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The plot that won the White House.
Replies: 21
Views: 1171

Re: The plot that won the White House.

This Article sums it up. You can't please everyone, and every decent approach has been tried. As evidenced by the bevvy of threads, Trump is hated. He is hated because he steamrolled the liberal agenda. Keep at it, you will all guarantee a second term.

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by extender
Wed Oct 09, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

If he is so innocent, why is he constantly blocking every effort to investigate his alleged crimes? He is telling those under him to not comply with subpoenas and threatening and name calling those who do come out with actual, factual proof he broke laws. Witness intimidation is also against the la...

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by extender
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

tommy1808 wrote:

Gosh, I wish Bernie or someone would ask China to help him win the election ... "China, if you are listening... ".



Like Edward Kennedy tried with the Soviet Union?

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by extender
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

casinterest wrote:
Remember that Clinton was impeached for trying to keep his relationship with Monica under wraps, not selling out to a foreign country.


Wrong, he was impeached for lying under oath and obstruction of justice. But don't let the facts cloud your version of history.

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by extender
Wed Oct 09, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

Seriously, the impeachment circle jerk is getting ridiculous. Watching the comments is sad, and mildly entertaining. For once, the liberals want standards adhered to. Now. After they have gotten away with murder.

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by extender
Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

What about independents like myself and professional suburban women / men who are not part of the 'leftist agenda'? As for derailing stuff, this Administration has managed to keep the Left's national debt clock in overdrive, so I wouldn't even go that far. Sorry, I do not read you as an independent...

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by extender
Tue Oct 08, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Remember smoking in the cockpit ?
Replies: 28
Views: 2367

Re: Remember smoking in the cockpit ?

Smoking was good for something: Finding leaks.

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by extender
Tue Oct 08, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

Over the decades, those on the Left have carefully infiltrated academia, the news industry, entertainment, and the legal profession, among others. Theirs was not to be a revolution, but an evolution, the parable of the frog in the slowly heated pan of water. We weren't supposed to notice. Then came...

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by extender
Mon Oct 07, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colt ending production of the AR-15
Replies: 134
Views: 5102

Re: Colt ending production of the AR-15

cpd wrote:
What good is an AR-15 against armoured tanks? They can simply just run over all the protesters.


Improvise, adapt, overcome. Shaped charges do wonder on armour.

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by extender
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cop walks into wrong apartment and kills neighbor-----the verdict
Replies: 148
Views: 5226

Re: Cop walks into wrong apartment and kills neighbor-----the verdict

Throw the book at her. Be done with it. She screwed the pooch and someone lost their life.

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by extender
Wed Oct 02, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Asbestos in Commercial Planes
Replies: 4
Views: 808

Re: Asbestos in Commercial Planes

Many fireseals were made of asbestos. There are some seals on the C-130 nacelle that look like asbestos, but the drawing has a different material specified.

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by extender
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How does aviation tackle climate change?
Replies: 110
Views: 5600

Re: How does aviation tackle climate change?

Denialists. Ok Chicken Little, if you don't agree with your brand of science, you're a denialist. You're the kind of guy that makes me go burn tires on Earth Day.

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

"I'm good...sorry, you're not" In a nutshell, as long as I've been a member here that has always been their undeniable core value. They could give two sh*ts about anyone else being screwed with or over ...just long as it's not them. Zero empathy. BN747 I get now, let's share in the misery...

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

Unlike some people, I know that my prosperity grew under 45's administration. It was bleak under 44. You can post all the quotes you want, to support the story your mind made up.

Keep up the good work.

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Alternate History of Hillary Clinton being President
Replies: 70
Views: 1914

Re: Alternate History of Hillary Clinton being President

seb146 wrote:
Another thing if Hillary were elected, there would have been a shorter report on Russian interference. Maybe just a few pages if Republicans had put up a decent candidate.


Of course, she did sell 20% of our uranium stocks to them.

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Property tax votes
Replies: 15
Views: 406

Re: Property tax votes

I would say no. You vote where your residence is. If not, you can open the door that only property owners can vote, or that property owners have more voting power. Let's keep this one simple, vote where you live. If you have rental properties, you're going to pass on any increases to the lessee.

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US to Impose Tariffs on EU Goods After WTO’s Airbus Ruling
Replies: 91
Views: 2297

US Could Be Granted $8B In Tariffs Of EU Goods

US could be granted $8B tariffs on EU goods in Airbus-Boeing row Arbitrators from the Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) of the global trade watchdog held a meeting in Geneva, Switzerland, on September 30, 2019, to consider measures affecting the dispute over trade of large civil aircraft. The WTO decis...

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Alternate History of Hillary Clinton being President
Replies: 70
Views: 1914

Re: Alternate History of Hillary Clinton being President

And Hillary still lost, because Kansas, Wyoming and Vermont's votes add up.

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Police:72yo Man Fatally Shoot Burglar Then Goes Back to Sleep
Replies: 7
Views: 476

Re: Police:72yo Man Fatally Shoot Burglar Then Goes Back to Sleep

Ignore the fact that the dead man was coming at him at 0500 with a pick ax. If he shot the guy after he wasn't a threat, the homeowner is up a duck's ass. Anybody walking around with a pick ax at 0500 is not up to any good. And Texas does allow deadly force to protect property.

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNxEDomUlXw
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einsteinboricua wrote:
Since when does the Kremlin dictate national security policy? Oh right...since January 20, 2017.


Not so fast... Remember this gem?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNxEDomUlXw

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: American Football - It's back!
Replies: 117
Views: 5541

Re: American Football - It's back!

Burfict needs to be tossed from the league. Calculating head shots are his trademark. Miracle no one has been permanently injured.

Bengals got sacked 8 times. That is the Steeler D I am used to seeing.

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

What crimes is he committing? If there is a crime, where is the indictment? All you got is a boo-boo that he is president. When Obama had his eight years, there wasn't a fraction of the BS to get him kicked out of office, even if he did suck hind tit.

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by extender
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 455
Views: 16873

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

Not in the eyes of the public, in the eyes of a few malcontents that think Hillary should have won. I still laugh my ass off, relishing the thought that Hillary lost an election that she couldn't lose. Keep the hate brewing, Trump will win reelection in 2020. I want to see what other crap they are g...

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Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oil Fields Attack
Replies: 100
Views: 4520

Re: Incredible footage of Iranian cruise missiles precision strike on Saudi oil refinery

Big difference between Raytheon UGM-109 and a Hezbollah Aeronautics drone. These strikes in SA did not use large warheads as found on the Tomahawk. They had enough to create the mayhem that crippled the site. The definition of a cruise missile is something un-manned and accurate. It does meet the d...

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by extender
Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oil Fields Attack
Replies: 100
Views: 4520

Re: Incredible footage of Iranian cruise missiles precision strike on Saudi oil refinery

Big difference between Raytheon UGM-109 and a Hezbollah Aeronautics drone. These strikes in SA did not use large warheads as found on the Tomahawk. They had enough to create the mayhem that crippled the site. The definition of a cruise missile is something un-manned and accurate. It does meet the de...

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by extender
Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Alternate History of Hillary Clinton being President
Replies: 70
Views: 1914

Re: Alternate History of Hillary Clinton being President

Let's be honest, if Trump pulled a stunt of making up a speech that Schumer or Pelosi made, you would all have your knickers in knots and be asking for his crucifixion. Get over it already. We survived eight with Obama, you'll survive 8 with Trump.

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by extender
Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oil Fields Attack
Replies: 100
Views: 4520

Re: Incredible footage of Iranian cruise missiles precision strike on Saudi oil refinery

Don't care about this? But you'll go on and on about Trump nothing burgers? Rich, it truly is.

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by extender
Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Alternate History of Hillary Clinton being President
Replies: 70
Views: 1914

Re: Alternate History of Hillary Clinton being President

Thank God this is a pipe dream.

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by extender
Mon Sep 30, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How does aviation tackle climate change?
Replies: 110
Views: 5600

Re: How does aviation tackle climate change?

Blockski's posts are reminiscent of Greta's outburst in front of the UN. You keep scolding people, people are going to turn their backs and go about their business. After you posted that the engine manufacturer's have done nothing to reduce emissions, you became another Chicken Little.

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by extender
Mon Sep 30, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oil Fields Attack
Replies: 100
Views: 4520

Re: Incredible footage of Iranian cruise missiles precision strike on Saudi oil refinery

That can't be true. We all know Iran is peaceful.

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by extender
Fri Sep 27, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump and Nobel Prize
Replies: 64
Views: 2314

Re: Trump and Nobel Prize

Once they gave it to Obama, the prize became a doorstop, a paper weight. President Obama did reduce the number of US soldiers fighting in Afghanistan and Iraq, but he dramatically expanded the air wars and the use of special operations forces around the globe. In 2016, US special operators could be ...

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by extender
Fri Sep 27, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colt ending production of the AR-15
Replies: 134
Views: 5102

Re: Colt ending production of the AR-15

So the SCotUS doesn't make mistakes?

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by extender
Fri Sep 27, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colt ending production of the AR-15
Replies: 134
Views: 5102

Re: Colt ending production of the AR-15

I wouldn't want to be shot by an imbecile hobbyist, hell, I don't want to be shot period.

But to call me an imbecile hobbyist is insulting.

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by extender
Fri Sep 27, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How does aviation tackle climate change?
Replies: 110
Views: 5600

Re: How does aviation tackle climate change?

The climate hype has been around for more than 50 years. The magnitude in which people are reacting to it is beyond belief. The sky is not falling, at least not yet. We're not at "Voyage To The Bottom Of The Sea" yet. Commercial aviation has made some significant strides in reducing emissi...

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