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by zippyjet
Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Strange business names
Replies: 41
Views: 2448

Re: Strange business names

the Muff Liquor Company gives me a little giggle. https://www.themuffliquorcompany.com/ Supplies liquor to Aer Lingus! Some strange names for food and beverage outlets [*] [*] Ma Goobies comedy club [*] Flakey Jakes {*]Fudruckers [*] First Watch [*] Shenanigans [/*] Miscallaneous [*] [*] Eee I Eee ...

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by zippyjet
Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32955

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Frightening

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by zippyjet
Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 13516

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

The major medias lead story.

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by zippyjet
Thu Apr 15, 2021 8:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 417
Views: 76417

Re: DC Airports Thread - 2021

Regarding BWI, is there any update on Southwest's maintenance hangar? I thought it was supposed to be nearing completion by now but I don't even think it's been started yet. The Concourse A six-gate extension looks to be in the final stages. I think the next step after that is to temporarily close ...

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by zippyjet
Fri Mar 26, 2021 12:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What colour temperature do you prefer in your home?
Replies: 36
Views: 2412

Re: What colour temperature do you prefer in your home?

I am guessing there are geographical differences, Where are you aprox located, and which color temperature do you keep in your home? Are you aware of it, or is it kind of random based on the local grocery store? I've always liked daylight aka sky blue because it's refreshing and cool. For an overal...

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by zippyjet
Fri Mar 26, 2021 12:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dr. Oz As ‘Jeopardy’ Guest Host - People Are Pissed Off
Replies: 16
Views: 1316

Re: Dr. Oz As ‘Jeopardy’ Guest Host - People Are Pissed Off

It seems from what’s coming up in my news alerts that opposition to Dr. Oz hosting Jeopardy! is reaching a fever pitch, with both former contestants and viewers calling for his removal because of his past pushing of pseudoscientific therapies. https://www.indiewire.com/2021/03/jeopardy-fans-contest...

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by zippyjet
Thu Mar 25, 2021 10:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Atlantic Hurricane Season Naming Changed
Replies: 13
Views: 1164

Re: Atlantic Hurricane Season Naming Changed

Naming winter storms is worthless, IMO. Its not just you, last I checked the NWS agrees. Frankly I find it stupid of them to think they have the right to set 'criteria' for storm naming and act like its anything more than a marketing tool. Well everyone on the earth have the right to label a random...

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by zippyjet
Thu Mar 25, 2021 10:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8030

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
thingamabobs, when a thingamajig would.......



Do the same thing cheaper.

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by zippyjet
Thu Mar 25, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 49% of GOP men won't take vaccine
Replies: 119
Views: 10221

Re: 49% of GOP men won't take vaccine

"I doubt that very much, here in the UK the media are very much not glossing over the potential side effect of blood clotting even though it appears to be so low risk that it’s likely not a factor. Tell me about the significant side effects that you think the media are glossing over. Did they f...

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by zippyjet
Thu Mar 25, 2021 10:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 20664

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

aeromoe wrote:
casinterest wrote:
Coaster


slacker


sycophant.

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by zippyjet
Thu Mar 25, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2875
Views: 423451

Re: WN launching MYR with 10 cities

[quote="TerminalD"][quote="zippyjet"]ACY would be cool. When I was with FL before becoming part of WN we flew to ACY from ATL. I believe ACY is or was expanding. I wouldn't mind a BWI, or DCA-ACY service. Since NK doesn't do Miami, we, WN could do MIA-ACY. ACY would be convenient...

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by zippyjet
Thu Mar 25, 2021 8:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2875
Views: 423451

Re: WN launching MYR with 10 cities

ACY would be cool. When I was with FL before becoming part of WN we flew to ACY from ATL. I believe ACY is or was expanding. I wouldn't mind a BWI, or DCA-ACY service. Since NK doesn't do Miami, we, WN could do MIA-ACY. ACY would be convenient for the ever growing South Jersey area. Used to be once ...

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by zippyjet
Thu Mar 25, 2021 12:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 20664

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

aeromoe wrote:
ER757 wrote:
cycle


circus


Clowns

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by zippyjet
Sun Mar 21, 2021 1:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 49% of GOP men won't take vaccine
Replies: 119
Views: 10221

Re: 49% of GOP men won't take vaccine

Regarding billionaires, 5G and chipping: I'm just sharing. Who knows. I personally would be much more likely to take the one shot Johnson and Johnson vaccine. My ENT feels the [email protected] vaccine could prove more effective with the many Covid variants.

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by zippyjet
Sun Mar 21, 2021 12:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 49% of GOP men won't take vaccine
Replies: 119
Views: 10221

Re: 49% of GOP men won't take vaccine

This post is either my favourite troll or the scariest thing I have read regarding vaccines depending on if you are serious or not. I'm 100% serious. Not all the reasons are my personal opinions but... I consider myself to be in the center of most issues. I guess part of the silent, frustrated majo...

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by zippyjet
Sun Mar 21, 2021 12:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fast food you avoid
Replies: 68
Views: 4400

Re: Fast food you avoid

On pure fast food, in no order. ⋅  Anything prepared at a 7/11 or other convenience store.I don't do fast or any fype of food where they also sell live bate within arm's reach. ⋅  Chuckee Cheese ⋅  Almost all are gone but fast food from the K-Mart Cafeteria. The smells ...

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by zippyjet
Sun Mar 21, 2021 12:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 49% of GOP men won't take vaccine
Replies: 119
Views: 10221

Re: 49% of GOP men won't take vaccine

Wonderful take, it seems only GOP men have this issue? lets take a look around and see: Black Americans’ Distrust of the COVID-19 Vaccine A nationwide Kaiser Family Foundation survey1 found that in December of 2020, 35% of Black Americans stated they definitely or probably would not get the vaccine...

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by zippyjet
Sat Mar 20, 2021 11:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8030

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

2707200X wrote:
and salesmen selling products to........



those seeking new and improved.

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by zippyjet
Sat Mar 20, 2021 11:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Atlantic Hurricane Season Naming Changed
Replies: 13
Views: 1164

Atlantic Hurricane Season Naming Changed

Sorry if my title is vague and if this was already covered. On Accuweather I just learned there will be a major change in regard to how hurricanes during the Atlantic Hurricane season are named. Here's a link to this story. https://www.accuweather.com/en/hurricane/greek-alphabet-will-no-longer-be-us...

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by zippyjet
Sat Mar 06, 2021 12:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 417
Views: 76417

Re: DC Airports Thread - 2021

Regarding BWI, is there any update on Southwest's maintenance hangar? I thought it was supposed to be nearing completion by now but I don't even think it's been started yet. The Concourse A six-gate extension looks to be in the final stages. I think the next step after that is to temporarily close ...

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by zippyjet
Thu Mar 04, 2021 8:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8030

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

aeromoe wrote:
zippyjet wrote:
New changes in our lives,


with unnecessary capitalization and punctuation...

Office Clippy To The Rescue

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by zippyjet
Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 20664

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
Hormones

Thong

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by zippyjet
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8030

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

New changes in our lives,

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by zippyjet
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: User's rides
Replies: 83
Views: 4763

Re: User's rides

Knock on wood/Thank God, my 2020 Toyota Corolla SX (6 speed stick) is living up to Toyota quality and fun to drive. Personally, I'm not a fan or follower of the SUV/Crossover fad in the States. Back many years I had an 86 Toyota (Front Drive) Celica GT Coupe 5 Speed. Its a shame they dropped the Cel...

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by zippyjet
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 20664

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

Baywatch!

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by zippyjet
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your favorite wiper blades
Replies: 32
Views: 1886

Re: Your favorite wiper blades

Windshield wipers are worth spending some extra coin. The curved Bosch blades followed by the Rain X curved blades rank high IMO. Also treating your windshield with Rain X, or other water repellent goes a long way for your wiper blades. Better visability, beading water. Even in humid Maryland with o...

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by zippyjet
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gov Cuomo fall from grace
Replies: 125
Views: 6914

Re: Gov Cuomo fall from grace

That’s rich of Don since he and Cuomo have the same abuser disposition. That's why American politics is so much fun. There is garbage on both sides. The insults are exciting, because they're true. Yah but one side views garbage as aspirational goals. Made a whole circus of it in Orlando at QPAC thi...

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by zippyjet
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8030

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

Light years ahead of today!

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by zippyjet
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 20664

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
Nautilus


Hotel

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by zippyjet
Thu Feb 04, 2021 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane
Replies: 2290
Views: 259548

Re: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane

This is going out there. But, I wonder if Airbus or Boeing have some behind the curtain projects such as an HSCT? Boom Overture https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcR_F2mfWLc7ECH23FLuDUrt9L6P54suNOOrvQ&usqp=CAU https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTwM6FPOYl-Inu_...

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by zippyjet
Wed Feb 03, 2021 11:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Both Major US Political Parties can win going forward
Replies: 38
Views: 2679

Re: How Both Major US Political Parties can win going forward

Both parties should pay attention to the majority of us who are in the middle. There are many who may have hot button issues where they are on the extreme left or extreme right but, generally are right down the middle. Too much of anything can spell trouble. Both parties pander to their extremes. Wh...

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by zippyjet
Wed Feb 03, 2021 10:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8030

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

Invent some kind of theory.

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by zippyjet
Wed Feb 03, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 20664

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

Muster

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by zippyjet
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Feeling nostalgic about 747s. Who’s have you flown?
Replies: 171
Views: 21625

Re: Feeling nostalgic about 747s. Who’s have you flown?

My only 747 for that matter wide body flights Tower Air JFK-MIA-JFK 1995

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by zippyjet
Sat Jan 16, 2021 9:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Top 5 most missed Airlines ?
Replies: 108
Views: 8051

Re: Top 5 most missed Airlines ?

What are your most Top 5 missed Airlines which either went bankrupt or were taken over ? 1. TWA - Trans World Airlines 2. PAN AM 3. Canadian Airlines 4. LTU - International Airways 5. Varig All of the above with the addition of: ⋅  The real/original Eastern ⋅  National Airlines ...

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by zippyjet
Sat Jan 16, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Facebook Dating
Replies: 5
Views: 785

Facebook Dating

I searched and I couldn't find any recent threads regarding dating on Facebook. IMO its similar to Tinder. Anyone have any experiences they'd like to share? Good and not so good. I take a pragmatic laid back attitude towards online social media dating. (Free programs) Please and thank you.

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by zippyjet
Sat Jan 16, 2021 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetblue's first A220 rolls out/entry into service
Replies: 212
Views: 47437

Re: Jetblue's first A220 rolls out/entry into service

I'm wondering if B6 will use the A 220 for Miami flights? I'm guessing besides NY and Boston B6 will have short haul flights out of MIA like the Caribbean, and other Florida cities.

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by zippyjet
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8030

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

Cluster [email protected]#k now in progress.

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by zippyjet
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 20664

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

Doggy

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by zippyjet
Fri Jan 08, 2021 11:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Biden coronavirus relief package
Replies: 288
Views: 17722

Re: Biden coronavirus relief package

Your mouth to God's ears. And whenever this comes out, can Congress please refrain from porky programs such as Goat Clogging a USA Curling center/academy. Just some examples of frivolous spending. Maybe in better times health and economically. Have nothing against goats clogging and Curling is does ...

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by zippyjet
Fri Jan 08, 2021 11:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Women with hairy armpits
Replies: 49
Views: 3492

Re: Women with hairy armpits

... I'm old enough to remember the tail end of the hippie boho era. There were some smoking hot hippie chicks but alas they had literal goat beards sprouting from their underarms. ... Women who don't shave their legs? I actually like a little stubble especially if she's a honey blonde. Real wooly b...

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by zippyjet
Thu Jan 07, 2021 8:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 20664

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

Corn Beef

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by zippyjet
Thu Jan 07, 2021 12:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Women with hairy armpits
Replies: 49
Views: 3492

Re: Women with hairy armpits

Its the young ladies choice. If she wants to have pit hair fine with me but, there better be no stink odor in my sphere of breathing. Its a pain in the ass enough having to wear these masks cause of Covid. It inhibits breathing. Couple that with pit stink and its just plain intolerable. I'm old enou...

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by zippyjet
Wed Jan 06, 2021 11:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysia Airlines News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 341
Views: 95319

Re: Malaysia Mulls Shutting Down or Selling MAS

Not to be flip but, Pan Am itineration 27? or Eastern Airlines ninth edition?

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by zippyjet
Fri Jan 01, 2021 11:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 20664

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

Blonde

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by zippyjet
Fri Jan 01, 2021 10:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dawn Wells - Mary Ann from Gilligan's Island - has died at 82
Replies: 11
Views: 921

Re: Dawn Wells - Mary Ann from Gilligan's Island - has died at 82

Team Mary Ann all day, every day.... RIP, Dawn Wells. Such a doll, and even in the decades later, she always seemed like a real sweetheart in all the interviews and such. She was a doll. She was old enough to be my mom but I still had a crush on her during the Gilligan Island days. Gilligan always ...

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by zippyjet
Fri Jan 01, 2021 10:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Goodbye 2020... Happy New Year Y'all!
Replies: 10
Views: 730

Re: Goodbye 2020... Happy New Year Y'all!

Goodbye? More like good riddance! I can imagine very few people will look back on 2020 as anything positive overall. With you on that and everyone's replies. But, three who probably had a great 2020... ⋅ Dr. Faucci ⋅ Tick Tock ⋅ Communist party/government of China Here...

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by zippyjet
Thu Dec 31, 2020 12:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game - Q4 2020
Replies: 292
Views: 20480

Re: Word Game - Q4 2020

aeromoe wrote:
readytotaxi wrote:
Wild


Girls

Hotties

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by zippyjet
Thu Dec 31, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q4 2020
Replies: 101
Views: 9251

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q4 2020

The Martians agree, 2020 sucked.

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by zippyjet
Wed Dec 30, 2020 11:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dawn Wells - Mary Ann from Gilligan's Island - has died at 82
Replies: 11
Views: 921

Re: Dawn Wells - Mary Ann from Gilligan's Island - has died at 82

R,I,P. Maryanne - I found her far more attractive than "Ginger" on the show. Sort of the same way I preferred Bailey over Jennifer on WKRP. But I digress I wholeheartedly agree. Her looks (and short shorts timeless). I watched Gilligan's Island the other day and was thinking about Dawn We...

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