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by JA54123
Tue Oct 26, 2010 2:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sony Finally Ends Production Of The Walkman
Replies: 61
Views: 5908

RE: Sony Finally Ends Production Of The Walkman

http://www.sonystyle.com/webapp/wcs/...551&storeId=10151&categoryId=16178

Uhm guys, the sony MP3 players are all selling well as "Walkmans"

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by JA54123
Wed Mar 25, 2009 6:48 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: F-22 Crashes Near Edwards AFB--Developing
Replies: 25
Views: 11028

F-22 Crashes Near Edwards AFB--Developing

http://cbs2.com/local/fighter.jet.crashed.2.967628.html

not the best time for a F-22 to crash......lets pray the pilot made it out before it hit the ground.

JA

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by JA54123
Fri Feb 09, 2007 7:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pelosi Requests The Use of Military A/C.
Replies: 136
Views: 4726

RE: Pelosi Requests The Use Of Military A/C.

One thing that absolutely no one on this forum and no one in the news media seemd to want to point out is that the C-20 and the C-37 that the 89th Airlift wing has available out of Andrews AFB both have the range to fly across the US with ease. Below are two links from the US<acronym title="Air Fran...

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by JA54123
Tue Jan 16, 2007 11:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Howdy Ya'll! Republic Of Texas Aviation Thread 1!
Replies: 140
Views: 8487

RE: Howdy Ya'll! Republic Of Texas Aviation Thread 1!

The thing that <acronym title="Amarillo - International (AMA / KAMA), USA - Texas">AMA</acronym> needs is a direct <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> flight to <acronym title="OLD: Austin - Robert Mueller Municipal (AUS / KAUS) (closed), USA - Texas AND CURRENT: Austin - Bergstro...

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by JA54123
Mon Jan 08, 2007 4:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Reviews Flight Ops In Storms.
Replies: 62
Views: 6897

RE: AA Reviews Flight Ops In Storms.

LawnDart, I think you best summed it up and I think most people have no idea what goes into scheduling, especially when diversions are taking place. 1 flight arriving from a destination can affect 10 different ones, and those 10 affect 30 others. One thing I might point out though is <acronym title=...

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by JA54123
Sun Aug 06, 2006 11:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Need Reservation Help From An AA Employee!
Replies: 6
Views: 4439

RE: Need Reservation Help From An AA Employee!

Thank you for all of your responses. I would call the customer relations office in Dallas, however according to their website one may only contact them via email, regular mail, or fax--no phone number is available. I asked <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> reservations why my mom...

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by JA54123
Sat Aug 05, 2006 11:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Need Reservation Help From An AA Employee!
Replies: 6
Views: 4439

Need Reservation Help From An AA Employee!

I am needing some guidance on how to handle a very difficult situation with American Airlines. To make a long story short, my mother was given the gift of a plane ticket by my grandparents to travel on a trip with them. She was notified that her employer would be sending her on an emergency business...

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by JA54123
Sun Jul 16, 2006 8:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emergency Landing - DL 757 At AMA
Replies: 15
Views: 9824

RE: Emergency Landing - DL 757 At AMA

I wonder if Delta sent another one to pick up the passengers, because my house in the southwest part of the city was just overflown by a DL 757 heading east towards the airport.

Jason

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by JA54123
Sat Jan 29, 2005 8:15 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Lockheed Wins With US 101 Presidential Chopper
Replies: 55
Views: 8123

RE: Lockheed Wins With US 101 Presidential Chopper

This is not near as bad as it might seem! The Helo will be built in Amarillo, <acronym title="Caribéenne de Transport (France)">TX</acronym> (300 new jobs in addition to the eventual 1,700 we will have have working to assemble the V-22 Osprey here) and the avionics, engines, ect will all be American...

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by JA54123
Thu Nov 11, 2004 2:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ashcroft Gone! What Do You Think?
Replies: 66
Views: 2383

RE: Ashcroft Gone! What Do You Think?

Falcon, Why in the hell do you keep digging your hole deeper. Since I have decided not to waste any more of my valuable time debating Janet Reno and her fuck-ups--I will make this final point. Since your profile says you are between 36-45 you are no more than 11-20 years older than I at most, howeve...

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by JA54123
Wed Nov 10, 2004 2:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ashcroft Gone! What Do You Think?
Replies: 66
Views: 2383

RE: Ashcroft Gone! What Do You Think?

Superfly, I understand what you are saying, and I appreciate you having the maturity to disagree with me on an adult level. I would like to visit Cuba sometime soon, I have had friends visit and I am a scuba diver. every time I have flown over it, the water and the island appear beautiful. Alpha, Fa...

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by JA54123
Wed Nov 10, 2004 1:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ashcroft Gone! What Do You Think?
Replies: 66
Views: 2383

RE: Ashcroft Gone! What Do You Think?

Ya I knew it wouldn't take too long for you guys to run to Reno's defense! Like I said earlier, the result of a new <acronym title="Air Contractors (Ireland)">AG</acronym> might not be as good as some people might hope for. As far as Elian is concerned, he lived with his mother first of all, not his...

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by JA54123
Wed Nov 10, 2004 9:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ashcroft Gone! What Do You Think?
Replies: 66
Views: 2383

RE: Ashcroft Gone! What Do You Think?

Be careful what you wish for!! Whomever is nominated to the next <acronym title="Air Contractors (Ireland)">AG</acronym> position, they could likely be harder-lined than Mr Ashcroft. Rudy Guiliani would be hell on wheels. If you remember his days as a prosecutor in NY, people haven't seen aggressive...

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by JA54123
Mon Nov 01, 2004 11:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Final Prez Prediction
Replies: 53
Views: 1952

RE: Your Final Prez Prediction

My prediction based on 12 nationally recognized polls: Bush will win by a hair. Best Case: 286-Bush 252-Kerry Worst Case: 270-Bush 268-Kerry Also, depending on how independently each state votes (I mean not seeing how Pennsylvania has voted and just following along like sheep) It could be decided ve...

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by JA54123
Tue May 11, 2004 10:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Australia: Koala Murder Capital Of The World
Replies: 40
Views: 3138

RE: Australia: Koala Murder Capital Of The World

I have an idea! Just round them all up and bring them to the states and sell them as the latest new children's pet, just in time for Christmas. Hell, even bring a small eucalyptus tree to go along with it and people would pay $1,000 apiece for them. I realize that Koalas can get kinda mean and those...

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by JA54123
Mon Mar 01, 2004 4:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Help Name A Parrot!
Replies: 17
Views: 1436

RE: Help Name A Parrot!

My parrots name is Pepper--He is a Red-Lored Amazon.

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by JA54123
Sun Feb 29, 2004 2:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: GWB And Alcoholism
Replies: 51
Views: 2257

RE: GWB And Alcoholism

The documentary was wrong on who helped the President with his religion. It was Rev. Billy Graham, not Pat Robertson. As far as alcoholics going back to the drink, there are many people that can successfully beat that addiction and never ever go back to it for the rest of their life. I have a family...

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by JA54123
Mon Feb 16, 2004 2:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Something To Make US All Think!
Replies: 8
Views: 2478

RE: Something To Make US All Think!

Vaporlock (Phyllis)

That was beautiful!! I am adding you to my respected users.

JASON Big grin

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by JA54123
Wed Feb 11, 2004 4:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Local Gas Prices
Replies: 83
Views: 2347

RE: Local Gas Prices

$1.49 per gallon for regular is the cheapest at a "normal" station here in Amarillo, Texas . However, you can get it for $1.40 per gallon at Sam's Club with a membership according to my last check. So, not too bad compared to the rest of you guys but it still hurts to fill up the tank on my Tahoe. A...

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by JA54123
Tue Jan 13, 2004 7:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Biggest Aircraft-type Mix-up You Have Ever Heard
Replies: 26
Views: 4523

RE: Biggest Aircraft-type Mix-up You Have Ever Heard

And a DC-10 isn't a "jumbo jet"?  <img src="/discussions/graphics/confused.gif" ALT="Confused"> I've always thought of the L-1011, DC-10 and 747 as jumbo jets, even if most of the population thinks the 747's real name is jumbo jet. I asked a friend traveling oveseas one time what kind of aircra...

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by JA54123
Sat Dec 13, 2003 3:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Blood Type - Who Here Is AB-
Replies: 6
Views: 2232

RE: Blood Type - Who Here Is AB-

Thats me!! I have AB- blood!

JASON

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by JA54123
Sat Dec 13, 2003 8:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sen. Barbara Boxer; Defender Of Democracy
Replies: 20
Views: 1562

RE: Sen. Barbara Boxer; Defender Of Democracy

Well to be fair, what keeps people from just changing their paper receipt or replacing it with another?

Just a thought

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by JA54123
Sat Dec 13, 2003 8:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attraction To Older Women?
Replies: 38
Views: 2542

RE: Attraction To Older Women?

Glad you chimed in Phyllis!!  Big thumbs up

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by JA54123
Sat Dec 13, 2003 8:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Log Cabin Republicans--Traitors To The Cause?
Replies: 16
Views: 1610

RE: Log Cabin Republicans--Traitors To The Cause?

PLEASE READ COMPLETELY People, These types of allegations and disputes are always flying in both directions! People get tired of the minority groups(gays, blacks, ect...) always preaching equal rights then demanding extra special rights over and above those of the mainstream population and screaming...

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by JA54123
Fri Dec 12, 2003 11:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: No Experience = No Job... No Job = No Experience
Replies: 16
Views: 1346

RE: No Experience = No Job... No Job = No Experience

The job experience issue is sometimes hard to overcome, however my little brother who is a Senior Computer Science major at Texas Tech has had a job as the Computer Administrator for a medium sized structural steel company for about 2 years. He is getting paid about 1/3 of what a professional/colleg...

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by JA54123
Fri Dec 12, 2003 2:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attraction To Older Women?
Replies: 38
Views: 2542

RE: Attraction To Older Women?

Interesting thoughts on this! Reason why I am asking is that in the past I have been "close" to some older women 5-12 years older than me and I enjoyed their company far more than any girl my age. There is a lady that I am getting to know better and she is 32. Me being the worrier that I am, start t...

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by JA54123
Fri Dec 12, 2003 12:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Attraction To Older Women?
Replies: 38
Views: 2542

Attraction To Older Women?

I am 24 and I am attracted to women that are 30-35. What do you guys think about this? I am being serious and would like to cut through the bullshit and get some honest opinions on this!

JASON

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by JA54123
Thu Nov 27, 2003 2:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Are There Any Preserved Space Shuttle Carriers?
Replies: 15
Views: 4045

RE: Are There Any Preserved Space Shuttle Carriers?

As of last month at the Edwards <acronym title="Rome - Griffiss Airpark (AFB) (RME / KRME), USA - New York">AFB</acronym> open house, the NASA 747 was outfitted with probably 15-20 seats up in the nose section forward of the stairs to the upper deck, the rest of the aircraft all the way to the rear ...

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by JA54123
Wed Nov 19, 2003 10:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Fast Have You Gone In Your Automobile?
Replies: 85
Views: 4685

RE: How Fast Have You Gone In Your Automobile?

I have had many cars since I obtained my driver's license over 8 years ago, & I have driven every one of them at high speed, so here is a list of the cars and the speeds that I reached in them. (Note--I didn't wreck or total any of these cars, I just like to trade often!) 1st car: White 1990 Mercury...

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by JA54123
Thu Nov 06, 2003 1:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Another Huge Step Backwards
Replies: 144
Views: 5876

RE: Another Huge Step Backwards

If this procedure were to be broadcast on primetime network television and people were able to hear the child cry as the needle was inserted and begins to suck out it's brain, there would be a change of heart among many people!! I would bet a quick search would lead one to a video of it. I believe t...

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by JA54123
Mon Nov 03, 2003 12:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Top 3 Worst Cities In The US.
Replies: 62
Views: 5006

RE: Your Top 3 Worst Cities In The US.

I have been to many large cities in the United States and some in Europe and Australia, and all have their good and bad parts. Some people, like I have said in previous posts, might not have fun anywhere. It all has to do with the person. If you have had a bad experience or were in the wrong part of...

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by JA54123
Sat Nov 01, 2003 9:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Today I Bacame US Citizen
Replies: 28
Views: 2565

RE: Today I Bacame US Citizen

Welcome to the rat race!! Congratulations!! HAPPY HALLOWEEN, EVERYONE BE SAFE, & HAVE FUN!

JASON  Acting devilish
JA54123

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by JA54123
Sat Nov 01, 2003 5:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Complaining About Racism
Replies: 22
Views: 1765

RE: Complaining About Racism

As per my conversation just now with a representative of Continental in Houston, the marketing department has only used it in the New York area so far and may use it elsewhere. They say feedback is mixed, as with any advertising campaign. You can't please all the people all the time. They are aware ...

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by JA54123
Fri Oct 31, 2003 10:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Complaining About Racism
Replies: 22
Views: 1765

RE: Complaining About Racism

People, I cannot believe that this moved from civil aviation to here and is still being discussed. I emailed Continental yesterday morning concerning this billboard and asked what their target market is and received a phone call this afternoon from them asking me to call to discuss it. I told them t...

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by JA54123
Fri Oct 31, 2003 5:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possible Gunman At Large In U.S. Capitol
Replies: 4
Views: 2134

RE: Possible Gunman At Large In U.S. Capitol

Happy Halloween! The two women, as it now is reported by Capitol Police, were carrying part of thier costumes and they didn't necessarily run, they walked off as the officer was distracted by another visitor. Sounds like a innocent thing that got out of hand. They did apologize to the police. No boo...

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by JA54123
Fri Oct 31, 2003 4:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL 3rd Quarter
Replies: 45
Views: 3603

RE: UAL 3rd Quarter

UAL is recovering from its bankruptcy problems, however it really needs to do more. It just takes time to change such a huge operation. <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> is having to realize that also. So I guess my comment above is half joy, half so what big deal--they are still...

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by JA54123
Fri Oct 31, 2003 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL 3rd Quarter
Replies: 45
Views: 3603

RE: UAL 3rd Quarter

I know they have a ways to go, that is the reason for my sarcasm. I accidentally posted the spinning smiley instead of the doubtful one! SORRY.

JASON

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by JA54123
Fri Oct 31, 2003 4:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possible Gunman At Large In U.S. Capitol
Replies: 4
Views: 2134

RE: Possible Gunman At Large In U.S. Capitol

It appears that the revolver is a toy gun upon taking the, now reported, two people into custody. It still doesn't excuse the fact that the people ran when approached. They need the book thrown at them!!

JASON

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by JA54123
Fri Oct 31, 2003 4:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL 3rd Quarter
Replies: 45
Views: 3603

RE: UAL 3rd Quarter

I knew they could do it! CONGRATS UAL!!  Smile/happy/getting dizzy /  Yeah sure I feel both ways, good and bad!

JASON


[Edited 2003-10-30 20:52:11]

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by JA54123
Fri Oct 31, 2003 4:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Far Would You Drive For A Lower Fare?
Replies: 37
Views: 4231

RE: How Far Would You Drive For A Lower Fare?

I will drive to Lubbock, <acronym title="Caribéenne de Transport (France)">TX</acronym> 118 miles south of Amarillo, <acronym title="Caribéenne de Transport (France)">TX</acronym> if the fares are good (The airlines usually have cheap Amarillo week then the next cheap Lubbock weak) or if my little b...

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by JA54123
Fri Oct 31, 2003 4:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possible Gunman At Large In U.S. Capitol
Replies: 4
Views: 2134

RE: Possible Gunman At Large In U.S. Capitol

Yes, <acronym title="Funchal / Madeira (- Santa Cruz) (FNC / LPMA), Portugal">FNC</acronym> was the first to report. What has happened is the Cannon House Office building had a man who upon going through security and getting caught with a 38 revolver in his bag, ran from the Capitol Police, who did ...

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by JA54123
Wed Oct 29, 2003 11:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental + Bling-Bling = Disturbing
Replies: 139
Views: 15688

RE: Continental + Bling-Bling = Disturbing

Geez, this topic has degraded into a racial debate and the derogatory statements are flying. It is amazing that the topic is still going! My post was deleted because it was too offensive according to some of you, I guess, and the Moderator that read it must have agreed. Compared to some of these pos...

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by JA54123
Wed Oct 29, 2003 10:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who Saw Scary Movie 3?
Replies: 9
Views: 2020

Who Saw Scary Movie 3?

I know that these movies are worthless as far are movies go, however the comedy that they fit into them is priceless! I know that some of it is racial, which I don't really like, but the quotes are memorable and funny. Leslie Nielson as the Prez is a good touch. Ya'lls (I am Texan) thoughts? JASON&n...

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by JA54123
Tue Oct 28, 2003 2:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Most Boring Town. Ever.
Replies: 60
Views: 3737

RE: Most Boring Town. Ever.

It all depends on who you are and if you are a happy person that can have fun anywhere or a person that would be unhappy anywhere and is still looking for the place that has it all that can't be found ever. I have fun at home (Yes Amarillo <acronym title="Caribéenne de Transport (France)">TX</acrony...

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by JA54123
Tue Oct 28, 2003 1:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental + Bling-Bling = Disturbing
Replies: 139
Views: 15688

RE: Continental + Bling-Bling = Disturbing

Ya as far as only marketing to the traveler that walks up and pays full fare, one that pays the full fare usually thinks of that airline as the horrible schister that is charging $1,200 for a $200 flight and won't fly them again if at all possible. I know some companies that have adopted the practic...

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by JA54123
Tue Oct 28, 2003 8:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 717 Or Emb-190
Replies: 42
Views: 8126

RE: AA 717 Or Emb-190

It really sounds like Boeing should probably look at the 737-600 and find a way to make a lighter version for <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> & <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> so that they could have fleet commonality and also a proven aircraft with flexi...

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by JA54123
Mon Oct 27, 2003 3:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Are LA Area Airports Closed Due To Smoke?
Replies: 56
Views: 7005

RE: Are LA Area Airports Closed Due To Smoke?

I flew back from <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> to <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> at 1:55am on Sunday and the fires were clearly visible through the thick smoke and smog/fog mixtu...

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by JA54123
Fri Oct 24, 2003 10:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Kind Of Car Do You Drive?
Replies: 117
Views: 7264

RE: What Kind Of Car Do You Drive?

I drive a bright red 99 Chevy Tahoe <acronym title="LTU International Airways (Germany)">LT</acronym> 4X4 4-door with the 5.<acronym title="AB Airlines (United Kingdom)">7L</acronym> (350CU) <acronym title="ATRAN Aviatrans Cargo Airlines (Russian Federation)">V8</acronym>. I traded my beautiful Pewt...

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by JA54123
Thu Oct 09, 2003 2:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: It's Official: The Governator In Sacremento!
Replies: 50
Views: 2370

RE: It's Official: The Governator In Sacremento!

Actually, B2707SST the person responsible for the wrestling of that deficit in Texas to the ground was the state comptroller more than anyone. Carole Keeton Strayhorn (R) ("One Tough Grandma" according to her campaign ad) was the one when presented with a flawed budget said to the governor and the l...

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by JA54123
Thu Oct 09, 2003 2:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: American Gun Laws...
Replies: 67
Views: 2346

RE: American Gun Laws...

The automatic weapons and some of the semi-automatic weapons are not good for anything other than mowing down a massive amount of humans in a minimal amount of time and effort by just a few people having the weapons. People can say all they want that they have them to sport shoot or to "scare away b...

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