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by TurbineBeaver
Tue Sep 17, 2002 11:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Jim Rome/KROC Sacramento Tour Stop
Replies: 66
Views: 2657

RE: Jim Rome/KROC Sacramento Tour Stop

Hey guys, what's up? I am about 1 mile soutwest of the North Pole right now. Aboard the Russian Icebreaker MV Vladimir. I am on an expedition to the north pole, and when I get there, we have a brought a submersible with us (Alvin II) and me and a buddy are attempting to break a world record by takin...

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by TurbineBeaver
Tue Sep 17, 2002 10:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: We're Nuts' Nuts And As Much Innuendo As You Want
Replies: 226
Views: 9137

RE: We're Nuts' Nuts And As Much Innuendo As You Want

Whore?

My mom was saying something once about "back in the day when I worked the corner of 5th and Main." Is THAT what she was talking about?

Signed,
[email protected]

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by TurbineBeaver
Tue Sep 17, 2002 6:29 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Stupid Controller Tricks
Replies: 57
Views: 9926

RE: Stupid Controller Tricks

"Citation 123, listen, if you quit calling me center, I'll quit calling you twin cessna!" "Don't anybody maintain anything!" "If you want more room captain, push your seat back." "Sure, you can have 8 miles behind the heavy, but there'll be a United trijet between you and him!" -"Approach, United 52...

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by TurbineBeaver
Tue Sep 17, 2002 5:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cool Picture Of Israel Lebanon Border
Replies: 27
Views: 822

RE: Cool Picture Of Israel Lebanon Border

Guys, you can't use this picture to judge the whole area. I must admit, that whole northern area of Israel (the Galilee and Golan, around Sefat, Kyriat Shmona, and Metullah) are beautiful, especially considering in the big scheme of things, they are in a "desertish" part of the world. When gazing ac...

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by TurbineBeaver
Tue Sep 17, 2002 2:49 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Wheres Rouge Trader?
Replies: 15
Views: 1390

RE: Wheres Rouge Trader?

<i>National_757 - you seem to think that any of the mods can ban anyone at will. They can't - it has to be an agreed action between <b>all</b> the mods. If people are getting banned (or not) it is because <b>all</b> the mods have reached a concensus on it. </i> ROFLMAO! SAS23, that is SO not true. T...

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 10:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Pilots Charged After Bombing Of Canadian Troops
Replies: 12
Views: 2093

RE: US Pilots Charged After Bombing Of Canadian Troops

HkgSpotter1. Great post. I'm sure that's really true.  Yeah sure

Glad to see a great, constructive and contributing post like that Mr. Hkg.

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 10:33 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Mods Deleting Posts They Don't Like For Minor R...
Replies: 15
Views: 1154

RE: Mods Deleting Posts They Don't Like For Minor R...

AirlineLover, Good to hear you like it! Unfortunately, one of the mods here has a theory that he has to understand the topic of every thread.....or something along those lines. I didn't realize that every topic was meant for everyone. It would've been a great thread, too bad we have a party pooper o...

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 11:14 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Where's RealHigh
Replies: 4
Views: 499

RE: Where's RealHigh

You know what, I heard something about Austrian Airlines starting service from Vienna-SFO. Apparently the inaugural flight was on August 23, and a certain A.net user flew over for a little "vacation" so she might've been busy with him. I bet he had a lot of steam to "blow" off.

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 10:57 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Where's RealHigh
Replies: 4
Views: 499

RE: Where's RealHigh

Matt D was in town, she's had a lot of "business".

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 10:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Used Macs
Replies: 21
Views: 1390

RE: Used Macs

Used macs?

I've got several of them, if you set them up right put a piece of glass on top of them, they make a REALLY NICE coffee table. I also have an old Powerbook that I use as a tray for serving drinks. Macs have so many uses!

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 10:27 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Where's Eggd?
Replies: 40
Views: 3109

RE: Where's Eggd?

Just out of curiosity, Hepkat, why do you have to put "forum moderator" under your username when you sign your post? Is it a subtle way of hinting at us to behave or something? The other mods don't do that when they sign. I though here on A.net, "all men are created equal". Don't rub in your power s...

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 10:24 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Where's Eggd?
Replies: 40
Views: 3109

RE: Where's Eggd?

What EGGD is the <b>EXACT SAME REASON</b> that I got banned. The topic of my thread was something that HEPKAT didn't understand, but plenty of other people did. SO, is he the only user on a.net? Nope. Not every thread is intended for everyone. I had this EXACT same thing happen to me, it was a threa...

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 2:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Speeding Ticket Tips
Replies: 22
Views: 1820

RE: Speeding Ticket Tips

Agreed.

TB

*my offenses to you are all in humor and lightheartedness, don't let it get to you!

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 2:09 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Stupid Controller Tricks
Replies: 57
Views: 9926

RE: Stupid Controller Tricks

This thread will be much more successful in Civil Aviation, don't you think?

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stupid Flight Attendent Tricks
Replies: 11
Views: 3650

RE: Stupid Flight Attendent Tricks

This thread will be much more successful in Civil Aviation, don't you think?

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 2:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: We're Nuts' Nuts And As Much Innuendo As You Want
Replies: 226
Views: 9137

RE: We're Nuts' Nuts And As Much Innuendo As You Want

Did anyone notice yet, nobody's favorite user (well, maybe McRingRings...) Matt D, is back. I wonder if he went through Arse-anal withdrawal while he was Matt D-leted. Hmmmmm.

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 2:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Speeding Ticket Tips
Replies: 22
Views: 1820

RE: Speeding Ticket Tips

Matt D! You're bacK? That's too bad. Your post didn't make much sense. Not all speeding tickets require you to make court appearances, you *CAN* just pay them. Just think how much it cost to drive 100miles down to the place where it happened, buy a radar gun, do all the reinactments, and take time o...

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 16, 2002 12:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Speeding Ticket Tips
Replies: 22
Views: 1820

RE: Speeding Ticket Tips

Hamfist:

All that effort, for a $100ish ticket? Wow. I'd just throw down the cash!

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Sun Sep 15, 2002 1:17 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Where's Eggd?
Replies: 40
Views: 3109

RE: Where's Eggd?

Guys, Airlinelover is a good guy. He is a good, honest, unbiased moderator. He is always up front with you, tells you the truth, and doesn't beat around the bush. (No comment about him beating other things *ahem* Matt D *ahem*  <img src="/discussions/graphics/winkani.gif" ALT="Wink/being sarcas...

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by TurbineBeaver
Sun Sep 15, 2002 1:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: College Football: Saturday 9/14
Replies: 8
Views: 2115

RE: College Football: Saturday 9/14

Sadly though:

WSU lost.

the Gaytors won.

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Sun Sep 15, 2002 3:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fanta Ananàs (Pineapple Flavor)
Replies: 27
Views: 2127

RE: Fanta Ananàs (Pineapple Flavor)

Do the dew.

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by TurbineBeaver
Sat Sep 14, 2002 4:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Terror Alert Issued On Florida Highway
Replies: 26
Views: 2133

RE: Terror Alert Issued On Florida Highway

KaiTakFan, Well said. VERY well said. Unfortunately, a lot of my friends are from "upper class" northern families. (Midwest, to be specific). There isn't too much diversity up in those states, so they have been brought up, learning from their parents that it is ago to joke about blacks, arabs, other...

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by TurbineBeaver
Sat Sep 14, 2002 12:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Terror Alert Issued On Florida Highway
Replies: 26
Views: 2133

RE: Terror Alert Issued On Florida Highway

KROC, I know you didn't say Arabs are bad people. I was pointing out that it is a stereoptype in our society as a whole, and sadly a lot of people think that they are bad people (key word: a lot, not ALL).

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Fri Sep 13, 2002 11:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Terror Alert Issued On Florida Highway
Replies: 26
Views: 2133

RE: Terror Alert Issued On Florida Highway

Greg,

Yeah, I go to college in Daytona Beach. And no, it's not a muslim country.

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Fri Sep 13, 2002 10:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Terror Alert Issued On Florida Highway
Replies: 26
Views: 2133

RE: Terror Alert Issued On Florida Highway

Heavymetal well said, and I see your point. As I said before, I agree and feel it is alright to "profile" arab and middle eastern men, and I don't mind that, because in history, and currently, is has been shown, these are the men that are probably trying to commit terrorist attacks against our natio...

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by TurbineBeaver
Fri Sep 13, 2002 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Has There Ever Been A Real Life 747 Water Landing?
Replies: 41
Views: 11924

RE: Has There Ever Been A Real Life 747 Water Landing?

Water landings are just a comforting word they say on airplanes to passengers that mean "crash". A water landing is a crash. A 747 going 150mph+ is going to break up if it hits choppy water.

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Fri Sep 13, 2002 10:43 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Goodbye's September 11th Post Petition
Replies: 68
Views: 3663

RE: Goodbye's September 11th Post Petition

What's funny, is that a thread like this, as controversial as it is, and even though it offended people, is allowed to stay on. HOWEVER, a thread about Austin Powers III, started by myself, is deleted. Hepkat, care to elaborate?

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Fri Sep 13, 2002 10:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Know Any Good Pick-up Lines?
Replies: 20
Views: 2795

RE: Know Any Good Pick-up Lines?

Nice shoes.

Wanna fuck?

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by TurbineBeaver
Fri Sep 13, 2002 10:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Terror Alert Issued On Florida Highway
Replies: 26
Views: 2133

RE: Terror Alert Issued On Florida Highway

CNN says that they haven't confirmed any explosives? And the only suspicious package, they had to blow up and it turned out to be medical equipment. Guys, there is a difference between racial profiling, because of likely suspicions, and stereotypes. I don't mind our country taking extra careful, lik...

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by TurbineBeaver
Thu Sep 12, 2002 11:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: This Is Why I Would Never Live In Europe
Replies: 61
Views: 3916

RE: This Is Why I Would Never Live In Europe

I heard that the fireworks displays in Afghanistan are awesome. Apparently, you can get them everynight, and they're free.

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Thu Sep 12, 2002 9:46 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: So Who Are All The Mods?
Replies: 15
Views: 1637

RE: So Who Are All The Mods?

I had a post in here, naming a third mod, but nobody's favorite mod deleted it. Oh well, and I'm not mentioning names here, so this post has no reason to get deleted.

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Thu Sep 12, 2002 9:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: This Is Why I Would Never Live In Europe
Replies: 61
Views: 3916

RE: This Is Why I Would Never Live In Europe

Like dude, that is like way harsh, to be like, not diggin' livin' in Europe for like the taxes dude. You should like, find a way harsher reason to not live somewhere for, not like based on their taxes dude.

TB

 Big thumbs up

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by TurbineBeaver
Thu Sep 12, 2002 5:33 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Mods Deleting Posts They Don't Like For Minor R...
Replies: 15
Views: 1154

RE: Mods Deleting Posts They Don't Like For Minor R...

Racko, Don't worry, Hepkat does this all the time. He did it with me with a thread I was trying to start about Austin Powers III, goldmember. Apparently, he hadn't seen the movie (or heard of it) so he didn't understand the title, so HE, deleted it. And he banned me for a week for doing it. Great wo...

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by TurbineBeaver
Thu Sep 12, 2002 2:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Suspicious Passenger On Sunday Delta Flight
Replies: 7
Views: 2988

Suspicious Passenger On Sunday Delta Flight

Sunday night, I was on a delta Md80 from ATL-DAB. We were taxiing out from the gate in Atlanta, had just pushed back and a couple minutes later, had to go back to the gate. Two big (strong) guys walked on, and grabbed this guy out of his seat and escorted him off the plane. The flight attendant, sit...

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by TurbineBeaver
Thu Sep 12, 2002 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "sick" Passenger Diverts CX881 LAX-HKG Into YVR
Replies: 19
Views: 5800

RE: "sick" Passenger Diverts CX881 LAX-HKG Into YVR

Ok, how many of you that just posted have had appendicitis, and needed an appendectomy? Any? I have. It is a very interesting pain, and HARD to pinpoint. I woke up at 3am with a sharp pain in my stomache, and figured it was indigestion, and tried to sleep it off. Couldn't sleep much that night. I wo...

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by TurbineBeaver
Wed Sep 11, 2002 10:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Have A Boeing Computer, And You?
Replies: 9
Views: 1621

RE: I Have A Boeing Computer, And You?

Yeah, I just got rid of my Airbus 340 (It was an Apple IIe).

I love my 777 though, had it for a year and very powerful (P4).

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Wed Sep 11, 2002 1:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Working Next To ATL Is Cool!
Replies: 4
Views: 2015

RE: Working Next To ATL Is Cool!

Anyone know what was on fire at the threshold of the two southern runways on friday evening, around 7pm?

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Wed Sep 11, 2002 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NFL Charters
Replies: 45
Views: 3262

RE: NFL Charters

They keep the seats the same!?!??!

How the hell does a big footballer fit in the Sardine sized seats in coach these days??

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Wed Sep 11, 2002 12:47 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: What Happened To Us330?
Replies: 11
Views: 1174

RE: What Happened To Us330?

He made a weak comment that wasn't necessarily "appropriate" and since the username "SAS23" didn't appear on his post, Hepkat had to ban him. Makes sense, right?  <img src="/discussions/graphics/yeahsure.gif" ALT="Yeah sure"> Don't worry, we're all still in the dark on this one, seems like Hepk...

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by TurbineBeaver
Wed Sep 11, 2002 12:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Pilot`s Salary
Replies: 5
Views: 1317

RE: A Pilot`s Salary

If not more.

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Tue Sep 10, 2002 9:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: We're Nuts' Nuts And As Much Innuendo As You Want
Replies: 226
Views: 9137

RE: We're Nuts' Nuts And As Much Innuendo As You Want

Topic: RE: USA President's B747 Aircraft Username: [email protected] Posted 2002-09-10 01:15:52 and read 150 times. Is it true that Air Force One has Escape Pods, or am i watching too many movies? ----------------------------------------- ROFLMAO!!!!! Good one, Arsenal. Do you believe everything you saw i...

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by TurbineBeaver
Tue Sep 10, 2002 9:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Boston: Academy Stops Gay Student Club
Replies: 18
Views: 2089

RE: Boston: Academy Stops Gay Student Club

This is really too bad, I was hoping to join!

Signed,
Matt D

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by TurbineBeaver
Tue Sep 10, 2002 9:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Are You Obsessive About?
Replies: 29
Views: 2501

RE: What Are You Obsessive About?

Deleting!

Signed,
Hepkat

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by TurbineBeaver
Tue Sep 10, 2002 11:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Engagement Proposal Ideas
Replies: 20
Views: 3941

RE: Engagement Proposal Ideas

Stretch 8,

How many people who are at the normal age to get married (mid 20s, in my opinion) have $50k around to pay for a wedding???

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Tue Sep 10, 2002 8:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Airlinelover's Tour Stop In Crapchester
Replies: 36
Views: 2092

RE: Airlinelover's Tour Stop In Crapchester

Ten bucks, Witch-ee-taw has more to do then Daytona Beach...the shitville of America!

AirlineLover, how did you get the job of driving a car to another place for "delivery"??

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 09, 2002 10:44 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Rude User Deletion Remarks By Mods To Go Here:
Replies: 53
Views: 4176

RE: Rude User Deletion Remarks By Mods To Go Here:

Thank you Alpha, but in this case no credit is due. I have always been professional in my comments, except for maybe 2 deletes I made when I first became a moderator.

ROFLMAO! Funny Hepkat.

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 09, 2002 1:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Airlinelover's Tour Stop In Crapchester
Replies: 36
Views: 2092

RE: Airlinelover's Tour Stop In Crapchester

Oh yeah, AC320, you guys played *real* well yesterday.  Yeah sure
Nice to see the Gators doin poorly this year!!!!!  Big thumbs up

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 09, 2002 12:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest To Burlington, VT?
Replies: 9
Views: 6019

RE: Southwest To Burlington, VT?

MHT is only a 1.5-2 hour drive down the I-89

Uh....from where in Vermont? Burlington? You must go like 120mph, cuz it is just under 3 hrs from Burlington to Manchester, going 78ish.

TB

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by TurbineBeaver
Mon Sep 09, 2002 12:20 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 717 Engines
Replies: 5
Views: 2036

717 Engines

I always thought that the engines on the Boeing 717 were made by BMW and Rolls Royce. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/140473/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/140473/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/phot...

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