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by gekkogecko
Thu Mar 11, 2004 8:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 4 Bombs In Madrid, More Than 40 Dead...
Replies: 156
Views: 5596

RE: 4 Bombs In Madrid, More Than 40 Dead...

Meanwhile the News are talking about more then 130 dead and more then 400 wounded.

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by gekkogecko
Thu Nov 06, 2003 4:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: It's Getting Worse And Worse In Iraq
Replies: 101
Views: 2972

RE: It's Getting Worse And Worse In Iraq

Did anyone here remember my Post at the beginnig of this war when I said Russia can't beat the Afghanistan and Amerika will have the same Problems there and in Iraq? Now America is at this Point. They will exchange their Troops an reduce them in the next half year. Great job. Many People are dead an...

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by gekkogecko
Thu Jul 24, 2003 4:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Poll Shows Many Germans Believe US Behind 9/11
Replies: 67
Views: 5430

RE: Poll Shows Many Germans Believe US Behind 9/11

Another poll said at the begin of the actual war in Iraq over 60% of the Americans belive that Sadam Hussein was involved in 9/11.
I say, don't belive in a statistic wich is not faked by yourself.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Jan 24, 2003 3:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I'm Having A Panic Attack
Replies: 24
Views: 1614

RE: I'm Having A Panic Attack

You have had a panic attack? Congratulations! From now you become a true American.

Sorry for that bad joke, but I can't resist.  Big grin

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by gekkogecko
Fri Jan 24, 2003 3:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: France & Germany Celebrate 40 Years Friendship
Replies: 82
Views: 8062

RE: France & Germany Celebrate 40 Years Friendship

Hi there, funny how the 40-years-of-friendship-topic turned to the France-and-Germany-are-bad-topic. And the reason is one man who said that these countrys are part of the old Europe. More than the half of Americas citizen have their familyroots in old Europe. You maybe have to go back to the 16th C...

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by gekkogecko
Mon Dec 02, 2002 7:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Did You See "Bowling For Columbine"
Replies: 12
Views: 2726

Did You See "Bowling For Columbine"

A great Dukomentation about the relationship of Americans to their guns. But what does the average American think about this film? Any Opinions?

Greetings

Gekkogecko

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by gekkogecko
Mon Sep 30, 2002 9:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Germany Actually Is The Best State
Replies: 86
Views: 4526

RE: Germany Actually Is The Best State

For me as a German this all is very funny to read.

One said:" Germay is a great and beautiful country."

And Bamm! "No! The Germans have startet two World Wars. They can't be a great nation."

Here is a new Point to discuss. I think Germany has the best infrastructur.

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by gekkogecko
Mon Sep 16, 2002 4:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Was The First Thing You Heard On 9/11?
Replies: 22
Views: 2897

RE: What Was The First Thing You Heard On 9/11?

I was on my way home from work at 16.00pm, when I heard at the radio that 15 or 16 floors of the WTC were on fire.

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by gekkogecko
Tue Mar 26, 2002 6:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Germany - NOW Real Embarrassing Politics
Replies: 17
Views: 1194

RE: Germany - NOW Real Embarrassing Politics

It was arranged by the CDU.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Mar 15, 2002 9:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I'm 32!
Replies: 11
Views: 1033

RE: I'm 32!

The German Cartoonist Walte Moers wrote:

If you are older than 30 and wake up in the morning without any pain, then you are dead.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Mar 15, 2002 3:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Clam I Am?
Replies: 6
Views: 1105

RE: Clam I Am?

Is there a German equivalent to Dr Seuss book Green Eggs and Ham?
And in what connection is 'Sam I am' used?



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by gekkogecko
Thu Mar 14, 2002 8:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Clam I Am?
Replies: 6
Views: 1105

RE: Clam I Am?

Sam I am like in Uncle Sam?
Don't know. What I read was Clam I am. ... Very suspect.

In the context with content it makes sense for me.

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by gekkogecko
Thu Mar 14, 2002 4:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Clam I Am?
Replies: 6
Views: 1105

Clam I Am?

I know what a clam is, but where does the sentence: "Clam I am!" come from?
I have seen it often, but without any explanation. So, if someone could help me it would very fine.

Gekkogecko

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by gekkogecko
Wed Mar 13, 2002 9:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Involved In Torturing Suspected Al-Qaeda
Replies: 58
Views: 2563

RE: US Involved In Torturing Suspected Al-Qaeda

So it is okay to torture people to prevent the deaths of others. I think the cancer research will be happy to hear about this. What do you think will the children of the tortured Al-Qaeda members do when they grown up? Imigrate to America or hate it like their fathers? Was Du nicht willst das man Di...

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by gekkogecko
Wed Mar 13, 2002 3:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Involved In Torturing Suspected Al-Qaeda
Replies: 58
Views: 2563

RE: US Involved In Torturing Suspected Al-Qaeda

Some here sound like a bunch of simple lminded children. You would torture people for thinking bad thought and fighting against their enemeys. Most of the Al-Qaeda members are grow up in the Al-Qaeda community. They knew nothing different than the views of their leaders. And for this they should be ...

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by gekkogecko
Mon Mar 11, 2002 6:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Waht Is The X For In TX And RX
Replies: 0
Views: 2222

Waht Is The X For In TX And RX

The technical Terms Transmit and Reicive have the shortcuts TX and RX. Does anybody know what the meaning of X in this shortcuts is?

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by gekkogecko
Fri Mar 08, 2002 10:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Darmstadt In USA
Replies: 8
Views: 1469

RE: Darmstadt In USA

Yes Rapo,

Is the Name Lautenschläger a Term for you?

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by gekkogecko
Fri Mar 08, 2002 4:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America's Newest Hero
Replies: 29
Views: 1499

RE: America's Newest Hero

Was he the Navy Seal who falls from helicopter?

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by gekkogecko
Thu Mar 07, 2002 8:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Darmstadt In USA
Replies: 8
Views: 1469

RE: Darmstadt In USA

Ok. Very funny.

Now, is here someone with some knowlage in geography?

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by gekkogecko
Thu Mar 07, 2002 6:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Darmstadt In USA
Replies: 8
Views: 1469

RE: Darmstadt In USA

What is a goofball?

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by gekkogecko
Thu Mar 07, 2002 5:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Darmstadt In USA
Replies: 8
Views: 1469

Darmstadt In USA

Who knows how many cities with the name Darmstadt are existing in the USA?
I going to visit as much as I can find.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Mar 01, 2002 6:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Would You Do If...
Replies: 23
Views: 2013

RE: What Would You Do If...

AMSMAN is right. That's what I want to say with my example above.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Mar 01, 2002 5:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Would You Do If...
Replies: 23
Views: 2013

RE: What Would You Do If...

Hm... Could be a possibility.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Mar 01, 2002 5:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Would You Do If...
Replies: 23
Views: 2013

RE: What Would You Do If...

Whow! Only brave guys here. Let's build up this szenario a little more realistic. Your plane is hijacked by a group of terrorists. To get the attention they shoot two of the passengers and declare: "If only one makes any move, this girl will be killed like the other two people." Now what would you do?

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by gekkogecko
Thu Feb 28, 2002 10:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Germany Again Best Wintersports Nation
Replies: 15
Views: 1291

RE: Germany Again Best Wintersports Nation

L-188: Your right. But this doesn't change the ranking of the medals. Gold goes to the winner. And the winner is Germay. Big grin

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by gekkogecko
Thu Feb 28, 2002 7:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Germany Again Best Wintersports Nation
Replies: 15
Views: 1291

RE: Germany Again Best Wintersports Nation

@L-188

Gold is what counts. Who wants to know how many Bronze Medals someone won.

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by gekkogecko
Thu Feb 21, 2002 8:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Israeli Special Forces Pictures
Replies: 32
Views: 3240

RE: Israeli Special Forces Pictures

Get a look at this special force.

Hope this Link works.

http://www.spiegel.de/grossbild/0,1518,PB64-aW1naWQ9MTY0OTQzLWFydGlkPS1jaGFubmVsPXNwaWVnZWw_3,00.html

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by gekkogecko
Wed Feb 13, 2002 10:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: George Bush And The Axis Of Evil - The Economist
Replies: 19
Views: 3175

Add Austria To The Axis Of Evil?

Unfortunately I have only a german source:
http://www.spiegel.de/politik/ausland/0,1518,182066,00.html

It's about Jörg Haiders visit in Iraq. I don't find anything to this Topic at www.cnn.com.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Feb 08, 2002 7:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: IPsec For WinCE?
Replies: 6
Views: 1359

RE: IPsec For WinCE?

@Ryu2

If you mean the WEP-encryption, there is a tool called Airsnort, but get a look at it:
http://airsnort.sourceforge.net/

And all the other security options at a WLAN are only protections to prevent unauthorised accesses. But you can always recive messages from an Access Point.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Feb 08, 2002 5:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Do I Make A .wav File?
Replies: 7
Views: 2037

RE: How Do I Make A .wav File?

Here is a simple way. Every Soundcard (as I remember) has a Wave Recorder. Play the mp3-file and capture the part you want with the recorder.

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by gekkogecko
Thu Feb 07, 2002 10:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: IPsec For WinCE?
Replies: 6
Views: 1359

RE: IPsec For WinCE?

But it must be IPsec.

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by gekkogecko
Thu Feb 07, 2002 5:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: IPsec For WinCE?
Replies: 6
Views: 1359

IPsec For WinCE?

Is it possible to create an IPsec connection between a PDA running with WinCE and a Desktop PC (Win2000)?
I need this or an equal solution for a wireless-LAN connection.

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by gekkogecko
Thu Feb 07, 2002 5:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: English Help Please
Replies: 3
Views: 1451

RE: English Help Please

Thanks, but the Problem is solved.
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"The comment tag for the new host system is nailed up to the icon for the host."
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This was helpfull enough.

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by gekkogecko
Wed Feb 06, 2002 8:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: English Help Please
Replies: 3
Views: 1451

English Help Please

What is the meaning of "nailed up" when it is used in a conifguration Tool of a network management program?

Gekkogecko

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by gekkogecko
Wed Feb 06, 2002 12:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans
Replies: 30
Views: 1354

RE: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans

Of course. Stuttgart is in Baden Würtenberg and Darmstadt is in Hessen. Technically these are two different languages. But we are off topic, we should discuss this in an own Thread.

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by gekkogecko
Wed Feb 06, 2002 12:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans
Replies: 30
Views: 1354

RE: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans



Ok. I'm from Darmstadt in Germany, so it seems to be korrect for me.

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by gekkogecko
Tue Feb 05, 2002 11:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans
Replies: 30
Views: 1354

RE: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans

There are no barbarians. Who said so? And of course once too many, but it happend oftener (oftener? Is that the right spelling?) and it is someones fault.

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by gekkogecko
Tue Feb 05, 2002 11:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans
Replies: 30
Views: 1354

RE: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans

Three to four times in two month.

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by gekkogecko
Tue Feb 05, 2002 11:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans
Replies: 30
Views: 1354

RE: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans

Cfalk,

God is an unproved phenomenon. So, nobody is perfect. But this kind of Mistake happens too often in this war.

Gekkogecko

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by gekkogecko
Tue Feb 05, 2002 6:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans
Replies: 30
Views: 1354

RE: Rumsfeld: Raid May Have Killed 'Friendly' Afghans

@N400Qx ______________________________________________ And so what if it 'may have killed' a few Afghans-- so is the nature of war. People get killed, even some innocents. If you have a problem with that, then you're on the wrong planet... ______________________________________________ What would yo...

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by gekkogecko
Thu Jan 17, 2002 4:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Discrimination Against Left-Handers?
Replies: 35
Views: 4253

RE: Discrimination Against Left-Handers?

I am although left handed and it is a high advantage at my hobby. Medieval Swordfighting. Only less right handed people can handle this.

greetings

Gekkogecko

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by gekkogecko
Thu Dec 06, 2001 8:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: To All Optimists...
Replies: 5
Views: 1194

RE: To All Optimists...

Charles,

Do you compare the war in Afghanistan with World War II?

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by gekkogecko
Thu Dec 06, 2001 7:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: To All Optimists...
Replies: 5
Views: 1194

To All Optimists...

...which wrote in this Forum "We go in, kill Bin Laden and move out."

Now it seems so that this war took a little bit longer. Next aim after Afghanistan will be Somalia.
And General Dostum form the Northern Allianz will not accept the new government.

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by gekkogecko
Thu Dec 06, 2001 7:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Frankenstein
Replies: 6
Views: 1172

RE: Frankenstein

Here is something to get extrapoints.
Mary Shelley got the idea for her book, when she traveled across Germany and came along the "Burg Frankenstein" near Darmstadt.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Nov 30, 2001 7:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CIA Agent Down
Replies: 9
Views: 957

RE: CIA Agent Down

N400QX,

Indianguy is right. I read the same News in "The Times", "The Guardian" and "Der Spiegel".

These are Things which happen in war.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Nov 23, 2001 4:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Need A New Hobby
Replies: 23
Views: 1814

RE: I Need A New Hobby

Try Medieval Swordfighting. And here you can get good informations.
http://www.aemma.org

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by gekkogecko
Fri Nov 16, 2001 7:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: EU Sucking Up To Us!?
Replies: 13
Views: 2025

RE: EU Sucking Up To Us!?

My opinion is although, the whole world should stay together to eliminate those Terrorists. But the Terrorists themself said it was an attack on America. Not on the free world. What they cause with this attack is another thing.

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by gekkogecko
Fri Nov 16, 2001 5:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Got Robbed
Replies: 150
Views: 2838

RE: I Got Robbed

Self defense against kids may work. But what if you meet ten drunken skinhead with baseball bats?
And never buy a gun for selfdefense. You will be the one going to jail.
At those situations, bombstar was in, you better run. Run to an area with many people.

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by gekkogecko
Thu Nov 15, 2001 7:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who Speaks Other Than English?
Replies: 20
Views: 1987

RE: Who Speaks Other Than English?

In german it is:
Alles Gute zum Geburtstag
or
Herzlichen Glückwunsch zum Geburtstag

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by gekkogecko
Thu Nov 15, 2001 6:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Breaking News - Foreign Aid Workers Rescued!
Replies: 14
Views: 1657

RE: Breaking News - Foreign Aid Workers Rescued!

They were not rescued by the Red Cross and not by U.S. Helicopters. The Taliban left them back in prison and the Northern Alianz came and let them free.
Than U.S. Helicopter brought them to Islamabad in Pakistan.

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