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by T18
Mon May 20, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Booth

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by T18
Sat May 18, 2019 11:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Footage

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by T18
Fri May 17, 2019 5:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Half-Baked

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by T18
Wed May 15, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Fax

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by T18
Sat May 11, 2019 1:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Notre-Dame cathedral on fire in Paris
Replies: 100
Views: 9355

Re: Notre-Dame cathedral on fire in Paris

Seems one of the early propositions for rebuilding Notre Dame is hitting the news. Just saw this - https://www.cnn.com/style/article/france-notre-dame-green-scli-intl/index.html I'm kinda split, it's very cool and an example of great sustainable ideas that we need more of to make our cities more liv...

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by T18
Fri May 10, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

mile

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by T18
Fri May 10, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Christian Activist boasts of his ‘God-given duty to discriminate’ against LGBTQ people in Missouri House Hearing
Replies: 41
Views: 1801

Re: Christian Activist boasts of his ‘God-given duty to discriminate’ against LGBTQ people in Missouri House Hearing

BestWestern wrote:
Doesn’t the bible say something about ‘judge not’ or was it ‘Judge Judy’ ?

Let he that is without sin cast the first stone. Also the parable about the speck in your brother and plank in your own come to mind here.

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by T18
Fri May 10, 2019 4:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Red & white B727 at LAX - which airline?
Replies: 30
Views: 5452

Re: Red & white B727 at LAX - which airline?

aircountry wrote:
Ùltra Air used to fly 727-200 between Houston IAH to california and florida. It didnt last long until went out of business. Houston was home based and a hub. Here is the picture from the past.


Based on what my eyes see, I think this nailed it. Picture match very well to me

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by T18
Thu May 09, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Orion

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by T18
Wed May 08, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Chemistry

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by T18
Sat May 04, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Seal

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by T18
Thu May 02, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Fries

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by T18
Thu Apr 25, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 29
Views: 3773

Re: United Fleet Repaint Thread

What I wonder about is the CRJ-550s that G7 is getting, I would expect those to be delivered in the new colors. Those are the already operating CRJ-700's they are flying now - Yes, I would imagine while they go through the interior change, and the re-cert, they would be painted. The announcement we...

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by T18
Thu Apr 25, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 29
Views: 3773

Re: United Fleet Repaint Thread

What I wonder about is the CRJ-550s that G7 is getting, I would expect those to be delivered in the new colors.

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by T18
Thu Apr 25, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Candy

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by T18
Thu Apr 25, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Marking tires for parking-time enforcement ruled unconstitutional
Replies: 31
Views: 1899

Re: Marking tires for parking-time enforcement ruled unconstitutional

NL? New Lealand? North Lakota? North Larolina? Is that a serious question or just trolling? It is a serious question. I have absolutely no idea what "NL" stands for. However, to try to get a chuckle out of my dismay I listed the first three obviously incorrect guesses that popped into my ...

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by T18
Thu Apr 25, 2019 3:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is the 80s generation the last good generation?
Replies: 38
Views: 2857

Re: Is the 80s generation the last good generation?

I feel the need to point out (from the established statistical definitions) the '80s' covers two generations (one year of Gen X and 81-89 is all defined as Millennial). Also, the oldest anyone born 2000 or later could be is 19, I'd ask myself how sure, confident and independent you were at 19. At 19...

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by T18
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

DANGER

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by T18
Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Frozen

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by T18
Sat Apr 20, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The correct planned state capital
Replies: 18
Views: 1507

Re: The correct planned state capital

TSS wrote:

Until quite recently, Carson City was also the only state capitol in the continental US not connected to the interstate highway system.


Umm Jefferson City MO would like a word.

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by T18
Sat Apr 20, 2019 12:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Speed

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by T18
Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Groundhog

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by T18
Thu Apr 18, 2019 11:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The Smell Of Jet Exhaust
Replies: 32
Views: 1739

Re: The Smell Of Jet Exhaust

Add this to the list of fragrances that we need for air freshers, right up there with Burnt Rubber, Gasoline, Saw Dust, new car, and of course fresh pavement.

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by T18
Thu Apr 18, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Roof

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by T18
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When did United Fully Phase Out Rising Blue?
Replies: 25
Views: 4164

Re: When did United Fully Phase Out Rising Blue?

When??? Not a moment too soon IMO. Always reminded me of a bad water-color paint job that a 3rd grader would do. As a counterpoint, I thought it was one of the most beautiful liveries I've ever seen. I liked it too but it didn't look great on the E145s when the paint started to come off around the ...

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by T18
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Tango

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by T18
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When did United Fully Phase Out Rising Blue?
Replies: 25
Views: 4164

Re: When did United Fully Phase Out Rising Blue?

Well, I'm pretty sure N847HK was still flying with it in 2018 on the Express carrier side. So I'm willing to bet the last revenue united flight in that livery was flown by an express carrier.

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by T18
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pop Culture Frenzies You Simply Do Not Care About
Replies: 49
Views: 3415

Re: Pop Culture Frenzies You Simply Do Not Care About

Odd that no one has mention the facebook. Don't understand why everyone seems to derive worth from it. Or really anything on TV I'm willing to bet I could name maybe 4 current prime time network shows yet it seems like people still get way too into the stupid singing competitions. And Fortnite, trie...

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by T18
Sat Apr 13, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Disarray

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by T18
Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Looking For a New Car
Replies: 9
Views: 1103

Re: Looking For a New Car

I would recommend just for comparison to the Accord to at least look at the VW Passat as it is very comparable to the aforementioned Honda. I fully agree with TSS, crossovers are just bad cars that are also not good SUVs, poor road holding and high CGs with no actual off road capacity (with a few ex...

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by T18
Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Doping in sports
Replies: 20
Views: 3225

Re: Doping in sports

The worst part to me is unlike most cheats that you catch mid competition, doping is really only caught after it has impacted a result making it very hard if not impossible to punish it in a way where the real winner gets credit. For example all the TDF titles that no one won because we found out la...

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by T18
Fri Apr 12, 2019 5:10 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Good ol' ATL TSA
Replies: 16
Views: 2007

Re: Good ol' ATL TSA

Maybe I'm lucky but when I fly out of STL Its never been more than a 3 minute line for TSA. Now JAX what is the deal there. Never had to go thru TSA in ATL though but I did spend the night in Concourse A once. It certainly is an airport that has its ducks in a neat row from my experience.

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by T18
Fri Apr 12, 2019 4:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Animal

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by T18
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Past 2 Years - Social Media and The Increasing Political Divide
Replies: 29
Views: 2117

Re: The Past 2 Years - Social Media and The Increasing Political Divide

I said Facebook would ruin our society in 2007. I still stand by that. Why have any in depth or meaningful human contact when I can live in a world where I only see what I want and talk to people who will either validate me or be blocked/ attacked into nothingness.

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by T18
Sat Apr 06, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Sonic

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by T18
Sat Apr 06, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: I've heard the "barking dog" explanation, but...
Replies: 14
Views: 5453

Re: I've heard the "barking dog" explanation, but...

masi1157 wrote:
KUZAWU08 wrote:
Sometimes what you observe literally is what you think it is!

So you think this might really have been a humpback whale in the cargo hold?

Gruß, masi 1157


He was on an A220 not a Bird of Prey.

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by T18
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 19582

Re: Word Game Q2 2019

Bowling

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by T18
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Worst film re-make you've ever sat through.
Replies: 26
Views: 1695

Re: The Worst film re-make you've ever sat through.

NIKV69 wrote:
Just saw the new Pet Semetary. It sucked!

Of course it did, there was no Tasha Yar in it.

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by T18
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The correct type of point of sale terminal
Replies: 6
Views: 594

Re: The correct type of point of sale terminal

Also ones that don't fail to read a chip card on the first scan 100% of the time and will mess up so bad ones bank locks a card for fraud. Looking at you Dierbergs. There is a reason I no longer shop there. Also please make sure the sounds it makes don't make you think an alarm clock is going off wh...

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by T18
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Best and Worst film adaptation of a book
Replies: 70
Views: 4512

Re: Best and Worst film adaptation of a book

I can't say that I've ever seen a film adapted from a book I previously read that I cared for much at all with a few exception. The Hitchhiker guide film was not as fun as the book, The Harry Potter films didn't ring to me the same as the books either, Sullys book was way more interesting to me than...

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by T18
Fri Mar 29, 2019 2:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Frankfurt and the Olympics
Replies: 8
Views: 1140

Re: Frankfurt and the Olympics

As much as I hate to give credit to Glenn Beck, he was spot on when he did a piece about why hosting an Olympic games is almost always a terrible financial idea. That and I really get the impression that FiFA and the IOC operate in much the same way if you get my meaning.

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by T18
Thu Mar 28, 2019 3:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AirAsia sorry for Ad gaff, "Get off in Thailand"
Replies: 9
Views: 1366

Re: AirAsia sorry for Ad gaff, "Get off in Thailand"

Another nominee in the "Chevy Nova" awards, which used to be presented annually to the worst in translations in international business. It is named after the Chevrolet model that, in Spanish, literally means "no go". Two others I can remember: "Nothing sucks like an Electro...

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by T18
Fri Mar 22, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Supercars and Hypercars Thread
Replies: 22
Views: 1931

Re: Supercars and Hypercars Thread

This site has really deteriorated. First it was fanboys (me included!), then it was Russian bots destroying any semblance of rational discoursed and now it's threads about supercars with no pictures. I'm not sure I see the point any longer. I'm not adding a picture either but I have two great reaso...

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by T18
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The correct brand of Cola
Replies: 40
Views: 2909

Re: The correct brand of Cola

No cola. I'll take a root beer, either Fitz's or in a pinch some A&W

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by T18
Thu Feb 28, 2019 4:15 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Shortest lived airline livery.
Replies: 90
Views: 12029

Re: Shortest lived airline livery.

Bobloblaw wrote:
What was thy united light blue livery called?

Do you mean the Blue Tulip Livery? If so, shockingly it only just died at the regional as some of the older LOF planes were painted in it as late as 2018.

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by T18
Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: St. Louis Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 656
Views: 76105

Re: St. Louis Aviation Thread - 2019

My favorite place. Used to have Birthday dinners as a kid here. Also took my wife here to sit out on the patio have a few and watch the planes land. Sad it is gone. And India palace too. What's left for STL spotters? Um...cell phone lot? :cry: Not that I recommend this but, the field off Missouri b...

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by T18
Fri Jan 25, 2019 2:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Alternative Universe... what's going on?
Replies: 19
Views: 988

Re: Alternative Universe... what's going on?

At CES Sega announced the new top of the line Console the Sega Sonic pre-order editions come in Blue to match the hedgehog of the same name. Former Console maker Nintendo announces they will develop for the Sonic as they did the last gen of Sega system. At the Detroit Auto show, GM, Ford and Chrysle...

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by T18
Fri Jan 04, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A pro basketball league for short players?
Replies: 22
Views: 996

Re: A pro basketball league for short players?

We tried Slamball......

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by T18
Fri Jan 04, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Correct Coming of Age movie
Replies: 32
Views: 1746

Re: The Correct Coming of Age movie

Never seen any of the above mentioned films we all know, the right answer is the Lion King.

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by T18
Thu Dec 27, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone buy new tires lately in US ?
Replies: 27
Views: 2024

Re: Anyone buy new tires lately in US ?

Check out Tire Rack.com. Usually good prices, lots of reviews and information and links to installers. I’ve used them for 20 years. Everything you said, family uses a combo of tire rack and a local shop and never had anything but great things to say. Also being in Florida I assume you are buying su...

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