Search found 82 matches

  • 1
  • 2
by alaska739
Tue Mar 29, 2005 4:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: An A.netter's Request:
Replies: 62
Views: 2035

RE: An A.netter's Request:

<TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2 face="ARIAL, Helv...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Tue Mar 29, 2005 3:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who Has MySpace?
Replies: 4
Views: 1637

RE: Who Has MySpace?

The Facebook is where it's at  Wink

Jump to post
by alaska739
Tue Mar 29, 2005 3:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: An A.netter's Request:
Replies: 62
Views: 2035

RE: An A.netter's Request:

I'm not even going to point out the hilarious irony of your post. *cough*

Carry on.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Tue Mar 29, 2005 3:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who Is The "oldest" A.netter?
Replies: 21
Views: 3552

RE: Who Is The "oldest" A.netter?

Ok, so I've only been on a.net for three years under this username, but I spent a couple controversial years under another username that I shall decline to specify at this time.  shhh 

Jump to post
by alaska739
Tue Mar 29, 2005 3:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ask The Person Below You A Personal Question 2!
Replies: 263
Views: 14719

RE: Ask The Person Below You A Personal Question 2!

Since I was 12. So... seven years? Yeah, I think about seven years.

Freeze to death or drown?

Jump to post
by alaska739
Mon Sep 13, 2004 1:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dan Rather Should Resign
Replies: 109
Views: 3444

RE: Dan Rather Should Resign

He should have resigned years ago... his blatant bias is offensive.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Mon Sep 13, 2004 12:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Should The US Moniter Visitors From The Mid. East?
Replies: 39
Views: 3637

RE: Should The US Moniter Visitors From The Mid. East?

Well when they can overstay their visas, I'd say something is wrong with our monitoring of Middle East visitors. Perhaps they should use those ankle-band tracking devices like they put on parolees.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

Jump to post
by alaska739
Mon Sep 13, 2004 10:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Assault Weapons Ban To Expire
Replies: 67
Views: 2342

RE: Assault Weapons Ban To Expire

What a stupid piece of legislation to begin with... and it is a hideous claim to suggest that two-thirds of the American public wishes the ban was reinstated. But perhaps you meant to say one-third, and in that case I do agree with you that that same third has a low level of intelligence.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Mon Sep 13, 2004 10:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Would The World Vote In US Elections?
Replies: 129
Views: 4447

RE: How Would The World Vote In US Elections?

I enjoyed the poll results very much, but I doubt that John Kerry does. That seems counterintuitive to you? Well, it really isn't, seeing how a survey taken by the Marshall Fund a few months back found that 58% of Europeans consider "strong U.S. leadership to be undesirable" (unless, of course, stro...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Jul 19, 2003 6:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Recession Over
Replies: 7
Views: 956

RE: Recession Over

But no one wants to admit it. Because that would make the dems look like the blithering fools they are. The recession certainly is over.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Jul 19, 2003 6:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Women Hitting On You.
Replies: 26
Views: 2243

RE: Women Hitting On You.

I'm sometimes oblivious, but sometimes its quite obvious. But I usually end up telling them I am "seeing someone" or "am not interested in girls" and they get the hint. Sometimes set me up with their guy friends...haha.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Wed Jul 16, 2003 9:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Political Compass: How Do You Score?
Replies: 80
Views: 4123

RE: Political Compass: How Do You Score?

Economic Left/Right: 6.50
Libertarian/Authoritarian: 1.33

Conservatives kick ass!

Jump to post
by alaska739
Wed May 21, 2003 9:42 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Non-Aviation First Class Only
Replies: 182
Views: 14633

RE: Non-Aviation First Class Only

It's about the money, folks. Sad, really.... Looks like there will be a huge exodus over to the "other" site where you don't have to feed the coffers of the site owner.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Thu May 08, 2003 2:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines To Airbus?
Replies: 48
Views: 5862

RE: Alaska Airlines To Airbus?

This is complete bunk and I feel sorry for anyone that actually believes that Alaska will switch to Airbus. *rolls eyes*

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Apr 26, 2003 4:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anybody Feel The Earthquake In Seattle
Replies: 11
Views: 2512

RE: Anybody Feel The Earthquake In Seattle

Hehehehe, your demise definately won't be from any strange chemicals over there on Bainbridge..

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Apr 26, 2003 4:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Confess What Were Your Old User Names?
Replies: 34
Views: 2675

RE: Confess What Were Your Old User Names?

I cannot divulge that information.  Innocent But I'll bet at least a few of you can figure it out pretty easily.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Apr 26, 2003 4:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Bush & Co. Really Give Iraqis What They Want?
Replies: 32
Views: 3442

RE: Will Bush & Co. Really Give Iraqis What They Want?

I really don't think we'll see a replay of Vietnam here... the U.S. won't interfere in any national elections or selection of a new Iraqi government the way it did in Vietnam in 1954 (i think it was 54). If they want a theocracy, let them have one. I think we can manage to have a pro-American govern...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Apr 26, 2003 4:14 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Professional Pilots & Watches
Replies: 40
Views: 17723

RE: Professional Pilots & Watches

>>Some people wouldn't be caught dead with a cheap plastic piece of crap strapped to their wrists.... Personl preference I guess hahaha, I hear you there, JET... I definately wouldn't be caught dead with something like that on my wrist either. As for me, eh, I just have Chase-Dürer's middle of the l...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Apr 26, 2003 3:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anybody Feel The Earthquake In Seattle
Replies: 11
Views: 2512

RE: Anybody Feel The Earthquake In Seattle

Nope... slept right through it. 4.8 is nothin :p What part of Seattle are you from?

Nah, We're Nuts is on the comfortable and sheltered island of Bainbridge... oh wait, thats a different kind of sheltered  Big grin

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Apr 26, 2003 3:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Stupid And Pointess Little Survey.
Replies: 34
Views: 3195

RE: A Stupid And Pointess Little Survey.

Hmm... for me...

Banana Republic
Barnes & Noble
Nordstrom

That's about it.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Apr 26, 2003 3:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Past Users>>>>>>>
Replies: 65
Views: 5254

RE: Past Users>>>>>>>

Yeah, that N400QX guy was really awesome... too bad he's no longer around....  Pissed

Jump to post
by alaska739
Fri Feb 21, 2003 9:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pro-America From Unlikely Source
Replies: 20
Views: 1529

RE: Pro-America From Unlikely Source

I don't think we've been called "colonials" in quite a while... :P

Jump to post
by alaska739
Fri Feb 21, 2003 9:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bush's Dirty Little Secrets
Replies: 32
Views: 1829

RE: Bush's Dirty Little Secrets

We did. Did you? If this doesn't spell 'fringe' I don't know what does...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Wed Feb 19, 2003 4:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Scariest Moment Of Your Life
Replies: 54
Views: 4768

RE: Scariest Moment Of Your Life

I'm sure you share my scariest moment, We're Nuts  Smile

Jump to post
by alaska739
Wed Feb 19, 2003 4:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Scariest Moment Of Your Life
Replies: 54
Views: 4768

RE: Scariest Moment Of Your Life

When I saw a female naked.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Mon Jul 22, 2002 9:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Federal Express Hub-Memphis Airport A380-ready?
Replies: 9
Views: 3346

RE: Is Federal Express Hub-Memphis Airport A380-ready?

It would seem to me that it would not matter if the hub was A380-ready if the airports FedEx needs to serve from the hub are not A380-ready. Just my thoughts.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Mon Jul 22, 2002 9:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: An AA Pilot Speaks
Replies: 118
Views: 23038

RE: An AA Pilot Speaks

Let's hear it for Captain Maniscalco! I'm glad that someone is finally stepping up to the plate and telling it like it is.

ev

Jump to post
by alaska739
Mon Jul 22, 2002 9:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Where Do You Shop For...
Replies: 26
Views: 2329

RE: Where Do You Shop For...

Clothing: American Eagle, Banana Republic, Eddie Bauer, Nordstrom Shoes: Nordstrom Groceries: Safeway, Fred Meyer Electronics: Best Buy Gas: ChevronTexaco Fast Food: Dick's Drive In (the BEST!), McDonald's Coffee: Starbucks (only) Magazines/Books: Barnes & Noble, B. Dalton (same company) Dining out:...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sun Jul 07, 2002 11:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America Under Attack Again?
Replies: 57
Views: 2270

RE: America Under Attack Again?

<b>So can you post the link that gives you all this information?</b> Well I didn't get this information from a web source, but I have found <a href="http://www.meforum.org/article/77/">a source</a> that hopefully you'll find adequate (the Middle East Quarterly). <b>Can we? Even before the true facts...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sun Jul 07, 2002 6:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Outrageous! Please Can Germans Confirm!
Replies: 19
Views: 1550

RE: Outrageous! Please Can Germans Confirm!

Oh, I'm not questioning you on the fact that you are allowed to worship, I'm merely stating that I wouldn't call those countries tolerant. That may sound like an oxymoron, but it really isn't. As you say, you are allowed to worship, yet there is still some persecution in less tolerant nations, I'm s...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sun Jul 07, 2002 5:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Outrageous! Please Can Germans Confirm!
Replies: 19
Views: 1550

RE: Outrageous! Please Can Germans Confirm!

I wouldn't call Iraq and Iran tolerant countries.... but that is beside the point. I don't care if those countries ban foreign religious influences or not-- they're Islamic Republics! As for Saudi Arabia, they give money to families of homicide bombers, so they're just wack anyway. To each his own.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sun Jul 07, 2002 5:24 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Is St. Elmo's Fire...
Replies: 8
Views: 2793

RE: What Is St. Elmo's Fire...

Also an ok jazz piece by David Sanborn.  Laugh out loud

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sun Jul 07, 2002 5:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Outrageous! Please Can Germans Confirm!
Replies: 19
Views: 1550

RE: Outrageous! Please Can Germans Confirm!

*sigh* I just don't understand why people always get all worked up over the domestic practices of other countries, such as Germany in this case. If Germany wants to bar foreign influences and keep Christianity, more power to them. If they want to allow all religions in, more power to them. If you do...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sun Jul 07, 2002 5:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America Under Attack Again?
Replies: 57
Views: 2270

RE: America Under Attack Again?

I have no idea why many of you are in denial or just don't want this to be labelled as terrorism. I think we can make many parallels between the terrorist attack on Independence Day and a terrorist attack in New York City in March of 1994 committed by cab driver Rashid Baz when he opened fire on a v...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Jul 06, 2002 7:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America Under Attack Again?
Replies: 57
Views: 2270

RE: America Under Attack Again?

No surprise here that it was an Arab shooting up an Israeli ticket counter. Not a disgruntled employee. Not anything else. Initial reports do indicate that Hesham Mohamed Hadayet had connections to some terrorists (such as Abdul Hakim Murad), but no confirmed connections to terrorist <i>organization...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Jul 06, 2002 7:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shaving...
Replies: 85
Views: 3540

RE: Shaving...

Mach 3, up & down, some sensitive face gel stuff. Takes about three minutes.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Jul 06, 2002 7:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Would You Turn Him In?
Replies: 3
Views: 1628

RE: Would You Turn Him In?

Of course. If I didn't shoot him myself first.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Jul 06, 2002 7:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Favorite Fast Food Restraunt
Replies: 50
Views: 2847

RE: Your Favorite Fast Food Restraunt

Definately In-n-Out.....

Jump to post
by alaska739
Thu Jul 04, 2002 5:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: To All The Americans Here
Replies: 33
Views: 2258

RE: To All The Americans Here

A very happy Independence Day to everyone in the republic!!

"So, as for celebrations, let's celebrate our freedom, our liberty, on July 4th, and then let's put on the armor of the righteous and do battle with those would take these precious legacies from us!"

ev

Jump to post
by alaska739
Thu Jul 04, 2002 4:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are The Scots Bigots?
Replies: 42
Views: 1494

RE: Are The Scots Bigots?

Is it biggoted to run around calling everyone bigots? I'd say so.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat Jun 15, 2002 9:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Such Long Holds On Alaska's 1-800 #?
Replies: 33
Views: 2345

RE: Why Such Long Holds On Alaska's 1-800 #?

>Maybe that is why Alaska and National aren't thought that highly of. Say you are going to fly SEA-LAX. You would never think twice about going UA. Its because AS has a bad reputation. Being ranked the number one major airline in the United States by two reputable surveys this year is a bad repuatio...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Fri Jun 14, 2002 9:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Engine Of An AF777 Take Fire At HK
Replies: 53
Views: 6778

RE: Engine Of An AF777 Take Fire At HK

I agree with Alex... the logic makes a whole lot more sense.

Ev

Jump to post
by alaska739
Thu Jun 13, 2002 7:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Germany's LDP Uses Hitler Slogan?
Replies: 21
Views: 1465

RE: Germany's LDP Uses Hitler Slogan?

>My question is, how is it in a society that bans any reference to Nazism can something like this be tolerated? <i>My</i> question is, how can a society tolerate the ban any type of free speech? I'm no Nazi, but they have as much a right to their opinion (and the right to freely express it) as I hav...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Sat May 25, 2002 1:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Defence Spending - More Or Less?
Replies: 13
Views: 1569

RE: Defence Spending - More Or Less?

I would like to see defense spending increase a <b>ton</b>. With the post-Clinton military (stripped down from its former Reagan-era glory), we do NOT have the ability to fight a total war in one theatre, let alone two. We have also put more emphasis on "toys" (basically bombs) instead of the tradit...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Fri May 17, 2002 2:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: You'll Never Believe This
Replies: 22
Views: 2412

RE: You'll Never Believe This

You're right! I'll never believe this!  Insane

Jump to post
by alaska739
Fri May 17, 2002 12:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Paintball!
Replies: 16
Views: 1002

RE: Paintball!

Yeah, I paintball on occasion... it IS a great sport, I agree. It sure gets my adreneline pumping as those marble-sized balls whiz past my head.  <img src="/discussions/graphics/giggles.gif" ALT="Laugh out loud"> It is probably the only way you can have fun while being shot at... Guys, this tea...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Thu May 16, 2002 8:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska's 70th Anniversary Today!
Replies: 9
Views: 1710

RE: Alaska's 70th Anniversary Today!

I wondered quite the same thing, Duane.  Insane

Here's one last "Happy 70th" to America's greatest airline...

Jump to post
by alaska739
Thu May 16, 2002 4:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska's 70th Anniversary Today!
Replies: 9
Views: 1710

Alaska's 70th Anniversary Today!

Alaska Airlines celebrates its 70th anniversary today!! Congratulations to the nation's greatest major airline. More info at alaskasworld.com.

evan

Jump to post
by alaska739
Wed May 15, 2002 1:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS A340-300 To SEA
Replies: 8
Views: 4300

RE: SAS A340-300 To SEA

 Sad

Yes, the A340s start sometime this month.

Jump to post
by alaska739
Wed May 15, 2002 1:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bush Rejects International Court
Replies: 17
Views: 1045

RE: Bush Rejects International Court

The treaty included an environment provision... soldiers can be indicted for causing environmental damage during operations. How stupid.

I am glad we got out before it was too late.

Jump to post
  • 1
  • 2