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by kaitakfan
Wed Jun 04, 2003 2:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Ever Witnessed An Accident/incident/crash?
Replies: 42
Views: 5749

RE: Anyone Ever Witnessed An Accident/incident/crash?

I was in Sydney one afternoon last winter, Speed Bird 16 to Singapore had taken off from runway 34L. 10 minutes into flight, Craig Murray starts yelling... "Speed Bird just declared an emergency". Apparently there was indications of a potential cargo fire. The 747-400 returned to <acronym title="Syd...

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by kaitakfan
Tue Jun 03, 2003 12:34 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: He Nailed It...
Replies: 79
Views: 7313

RE: He Nailed It...

Right on Carlos... right on! That gives me motivation to get my ass up to JFK in October to see the final flight of Speedbird Concorde! Thanks for sharing!

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by kaitakfan
Mon Jun 02, 2003 5:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA 744 Remaining Routes
Replies: 20
Views: 4888

RE: UA 744 Remaining Routes

dont forget <acronym title="Tokyo - New Tokyo International / Narita (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>-<acronym title="Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym>. <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> 816 flies <acronym title="Melbourne - Tul...

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by kaitakfan
Mon Jun 02, 2003 5:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unaffected By End Of AF SST...Me Neither.
Replies: 56
Views: 5560

RE: Unaffected By End Of AF SST...Me Neither.

"whine whine whine.... there were legal methods of achieving a Concorde ride which were cheaper than a discount USA transcon, if you wanted to ride it all you need have done is a little research"

Really? I wish I knew. Do tell how you managed to get such a cheap flight on the Concorde.

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by kaitakfan
Wed May 28, 2003 2:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Very Friendly Skies - United
Replies: 12
Views: 3584

RE: The Very Friendly Skies - United

Actually I have been to <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> alot recently. I guess you have not. Terminal 7 and 8 are looking pretty good since their renovations. But you obviously didnt notice. Better you stay down in terminal 4 anyways. I think...

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by kaitakfan
Sun May 25, 2003 5:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL's Flights To Hong Kong......
Replies: 9
Views: 3613

RE: UAL's Flights To Hong Kong......

Yes they are all 747-400's back to Hong Kong. So happy to see the service is back so I can visit HKG again before school starts up.

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by kaitakfan
Thu May 22, 2003 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA Or UA, Who Is Bigger In Asia?
Replies: 37
Views: 6651

RE: NWA Or UA, Who Is Bigger In Asia?

i fully agree with -437B in regard to the figures that really matter are what is happening right now for both airlines. There is no logic in looking back to pre-SARS, pre-9/11. On a side note, does anyone know when for sure <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California...

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by kaitakfan
Sat May 10, 2003 5:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's Your Fav Australia Things?
Replies: 24
Views: 2015

RE: What's Your Fav Australia Things?

I like Victoria Bitter I like the Fish and Chips at Circular Quay I like the sounds you hear while standing in Town Hall station at 2AM after drinking all night I like being able to drink until I am nearly in a Coma I like to drink to a near coma on the beach I like QANTAS I like all my mates who tr...

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by kaitakfan
Mon May 05, 2003 9:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Silly Little Survey (but Only If You Are Of Age)
Replies: 13
Views: 2735

RE: Silly Little Survey (but Only If You Are Of Age)

1) Victoria Bitter
2) Cascade
3) Tooheys New
4) Crown Lager
5) XXXX
6) Carlton Cold
7) Quilmes
8) Budweiser
9) Heineken
10) Corona
11) Guinness
12) Red Stripe
13) New Castle
14) Tsingtao
15) Molson Canadian

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by kaitakfan
Fri May 02, 2003 3:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Great U.S. Politicians Since The Depression
Replies: 12
Views: 1850

RE: The Great U.S. Politicians Since The Depression

For sure Bill Clinton was a master of politics. Following the breakdown among the Republican party after the "Contract With America", Clinton really showed his masterful skill in politics. Just the other day our U.S. Congress class watched a video on this certain part of clintons duration in office....

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by kaitakfan
Thu May 01, 2003 3:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Would Make You Move From The USA?
Replies: 63
Views: 3717

RE: What Would Make You Move From The USA?

I will leave the day Hilary Clinton is elected president of the USA! Or when I actually can move to Australia!

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 30, 2003 3:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Need A G/friend
Replies: 42
Views: 2012

RE: I Need A G/friend

Believe it or not, tonight I went out with my girlfriend for the first time to the airport... Yep... the very first visit! The main show was just to see Speed Bird 288, <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LH...

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 30, 2003 3:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Need A G/friend
Replies: 42
Views: 2012

RE: I Need A G/friend

right on AC320, Patience sometimes pays off more then you can imagine!! I have had eyes for this girl at my work for the past 2.5 years. Since I returned to work in Decemeber I was in shock of how amazing she looked. I got to know her better over the past months. we started to do alot of things toge...

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by kaitakfan
Sun Apr 27, 2003 4:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hockey Players The Toughest Athletes?
Replies: 39
Views: 2972

RE: Hockey Players The Toughest Athletes?

ok to clear up a few myths let my speak my mind. After having worked in the locker room of a professional hockey team and played for the past 9 years I will say this... First... no puck travels at 130MPH. Watch every single all star skills challenge and its rare for anyone to break 100 MPH. but that...

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by kaitakfan
Fri Apr 25, 2003 1:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Social Life Besides A.net
Replies: 30
Views: 2433

RE: Social Life Besides A.net

I play alot of Hockey, Spend alot of time with my girlfriend and the hockey boys. I work out alot if I have the time in between school and work. And if the occasion is right I will drink heaps of alcohol.

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 23, 2003 6:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777 Lovers Contest
Replies: 12
Views: 2417

RE: 777 Lovers Contest

I am sure you have some way of looking this information up since you are a 777 pilot for All Nippon Airways. You have to be more resourceful then to try Airliners.net when you work for the company in question!

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by kaitakfan
Tue Apr 22, 2003 5:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 3way...would Ya?
Replies: 51
Views: 2269

RE: 3way...would Ya?

good question!! ya know my 23 year old girlfriend lives with her twin sister..... Hmmm I wonder?!?!

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by kaitakfan
Tue Apr 22, 2003 4:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dead Soldiers And "Squaw" Controversy In PHX
Replies: 27
Views: 2941

RE: Dead Soldiers And "Squaw" Controversy In PHX

Instead of renaming mountains in <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym> why not do the renaming up in that hell hole Tuba City where she lived before going off to war!?! I am sure the stupid reason is because... Phoenix is the capital of <acrony...

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by kaitakfan
Sat Apr 19, 2003 3:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dead Soldiers And "Squaw" Controversy In PHX
Replies: 27
Views: 2941

RE: Dead Soldiers And "Squaw" Controversy In PHX

I think its absolute bull shit! If she gets a mountain renamed over her, I think its only logical to do the same for every other single soldier that has been killed in Iraq. Its completely unnecessary to go about renaming mountains like this! Its a nice gesture, but I will still always call it Squaw...

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by kaitakfan
Sat Apr 19, 2003 3:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Do You Pronounce "eva Air"?
Replies: 34
Views: 15799

RE: How Do You Pronounce "eva Air"?

"or, you can pull the tree stump out of your ass and get a life"

Hmmm, nah. its amusing to see you get your panties in a bunch over little jokes. Not a drop of humor inside of you is there?

Sorry to hurt your feelings. Didnt realize you were such a sensitive guy!

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by kaitakfan
Fri Apr 18, 2003 9:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Do You Pronounce "eva Air"?
Replies: 34
Views: 15799

RE: How Do You Pronounce "eva Air"?

"whereas <acronym title="EVA Air (Taiwan)">BR</acronym> does not in any official statement nor vocal release...... " Impressive... now if you would learn to stop saying "Kai Tak Heart Attack" as if it were trademarked you would be on top of the game of aviation related language  <img src="/disc...

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by kaitakfan
Fri Apr 18, 2003 6:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Do You Pronounce "eva Air"?
Replies: 34
Views: 15799

RE: How Do You Pronounce "eva Air"?

"While it's commonly pronounced "Eve- Ah" among spotters, the correct use of the acronym is to say each letter: E-V-A Airways, for Evergreen Aviation-and-Technology Airways" Guess that means we no longer can say QANTAS! Time to start pronouncing each letter! Hey Look!! Is that the new Q.A.N.T.A.S 74...

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 16, 2003 3:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I'd Like To Have Seen The Face On The Marine ....
Replies: 55
Views: 4948

RE: I'd Like To Have Seen The Face On The Marine ....

Ohhh how cool... are armed force members can beat your armed force members up! God damn the things people get their nuts off to! I am sure some Aussies can kick the shit out of some Americans and some Americans can beat the tar out of the Aussies. In the end it all comes out in a wash! Stop acting l...

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by kaitakfan
Tue Apr 15, 2003 3:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which To London? VS; US; UA
Replies: 29
Views: 3471

RE: Which To London? VS; US; UA

I think the Kangaroo route is <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> 1 via <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym>. Sounds like you may be thinking <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> 5 to <acronym title="Frankfurt - Main (Rhei...

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by kaitakfan
Tue Apr 15, 2003 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Suspension Of SFO-SYD-SFO
Replies: 1
Views: 3614

UA Suspension Of SFO-SYD-SFO

Last night I was checking flights to go back to Sydney in May once school is out. I noticed that during mid May for a week and a half or so <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> 863/862 will be suspended. It seems odd to suspend it from the 12th or so of May until the 24th or May. Has ...

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by kaitakfan
Mon Apr 14, 2003 4:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone Ever Travelled All By Yourself?
Replies: 30
Views: 3170

RE: Anyone Ever Travelled All By Yourself?

I usually travel alone to Sydney. While there I will meet up with all my good mates there. But I do enjoy the time when I am alone and wandering the city. I also do alot of travel on my own to New York City, Chicago, Toronto, and Los Angeles.

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 09, 2003 3:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sydney Or Melbourne
Replies: 53
Views: 1870

RE: Sydney Or Melbourne

Sydney for me!! In mid March I made my 8th return trip back to Sydney. I just cant get enough of the place! I have been to Melbourne just twice and did not really care much for it! I think the city of Sydney is the most beautiful city I have ever seen! The beaches are great! The nightlife is the bes...

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 09, 2003 3:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Favorite Things About The Lone Star State!
Replies: 89
Views: 4189

RE: Your Favorite Things About The Lone Star State!

My favourite thing about Texas is simple... Packing up and getting the fuck out!!

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 09, 2003 3:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Bush Be Re-elected?
Replies: 73
Views: 2278

RE: Will Bush Be Re-elected?

FOUR MORE YEARS, FOUR MORE YEARS!! I cant wait until the day I get to say its true!!

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by kaitakfan
Sat Apr 05, 2003 7:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Beer - What's Your Take?
Replies: 39
Views: 3769

RE: Beer - What's Your Take?

VB is by far my favourite beer! I tend to make it a mission to drink as much <acronym title="Maersk Air United Kingdom">VB</acronym> as possible each time I go back to Australia. It sure is a disapointment coming back to the USA with the garbage we have here! I think tonight I will finish off my las...

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by kaitakfan
Fri Apr 04, 2003 5:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: France Opinion On US/UK: Don't Act Surprise
Replies: 34
Views: 2656

RE: France Opinion On US/UK: Don't Act Surprise

"Again, I don't think many in the US are losing sleep because the French anti-Americanism." very well said! I could care less what people in France think right now. Come to think of it, I have never really cared. Ever since I was a child I was told of the bad treatment Americans get in France. As I ...

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by kaitakfan
Thu Apr 03, 2003 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thailand - Incredible New Sars Regulations!
Replies: 11
Views: 2823

RE: Thailand - Incredible New Sars Regulations!

81 passengers on <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> 895 from <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym> today. 1 in first class, 8 in...

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by kaitakfan
Thu Apr 03, 2003 3:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sars - Impact On Flights?
Replies: 21
Views: 3822

RE: Sars - Impact On Flights?

How nice that you can catch that flight! Everyone at <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> appreciates any bit of help you give! I forgot to mention, I love that rocket ship take off style that the 747-400 does out of <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD...

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by kaitakfan
Thu Apr 03, 2003 1:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arrogant Propaganda
Replies: 16
Views: 1143

RE: Arrogant Propaganda

Who needs to read the article with a title like "Aarogant Propaganda". I am really sorry you are so bitter that we live in the most powerful nation and you cant stand that! I cant really put myself in your shoes and understand the anger that drives you to actually bother with crap like this!

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by kaitakfan
Thu Apr 03, 2003 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sars - Impact On Flights?
Replies: 21
Views: 3822

RE: Sars - Impact On Flights?

Shortfinals, I was curious how did you manage to fly <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> on <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym>-<acronym title="Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL / YMML), Australia - Victo...

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by kaitakfan
Thu Apr 03, 2003 1:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Clarification: United Largest US Carrier 2 Pacific
Replies: 37
Views: 5431

RE: Clarification: United Largest US Carrier 2 Pacific

Nice response! I am not surprized that you had nothing better to say then that! Sorry to see you can't stand the notion of being wrong!

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by kaitakfan
Thu Apr 03, 2003 6:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Clarification: United Largest US Carrier 2 Pacific
Replies: 37
Views: 5431

RE: Clarification: United Largest US Carrier 2 Pacific

Oh boy, just because <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> and <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> say so it is not trans-pacific? United Airlines considers their service Trans-Pacific. Now how about that? So with <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym>/NZ, since when a...

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 02, 2003 3:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Worlds Most Boring Sport?
Replies: 59
Views: 2791

RE: Worlds Most Boring Sport?

Soccer, Rugby, Cricket, Football, Basketball, Baseball, Tennis, Golf, Motor sports, you name it... the sport sucks. The only real sport is Hockey!

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 02, 2003 3:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Old Bands That Haven't Been Heard Of In Ages
Replies: 41
Views: 2222

RE: Old Bands That Haven't Been Heard Of In Ages

Hell, I saw Men At Work here in Phoenix in October of 2000! I even got back stage to meet them after the great show! I wonder where they are now!

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 02, 2003 2:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Clarification: United Largest US Carrier 2 Pacific
Replies: 37
Views: 5431

RE: Clarification: United Largest US Carrier 2 Pacific

"As far as South Pacific is concerned, even Qantas/Air <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> do not refer to their flights to the US as trans-pacific because a true transpacific flight crosses the entire ocean, not half or a portion of it. Flying from NY to Bermuda is not Trans-atlantic, is ...

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 02, 2003 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ever Been Given A Gift By The Flight Crew?
Replies: 36
Views: 4561

RE: Ever Been Given A Gift By The Flight Crew?

I have been given a bottle of Champagne on a <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>-<acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> flight on <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> as well as a bottle of r...

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 02, 2003 10:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Horrible Weather In Australia Or What?!?
Replies: 13
Views: 1653

RE: Horrible Weather In Australia Or What?!?

Come on Mx5 boy!! There is no way to possibly see the total number of posts by each individual in a day! Far to easy to just use the facts on the thread starting post! But I have noticed you are very active as well today! Good to see the participation is all in threads that are not about the war! A ...

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 02, 2003 10:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Favourite Type Of Chips?
Replies: 19
Views: 1539

RE: Favourite Type Of Chips?

"They have to be the real *aussie* style chunky chips with salt and vinegar - wrapped in white butchers paper."

Could not have said it better! Ohh and maybe a cold long neck of VB to wash them down! Now thats perfection!

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 02, 2003 10:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Horrible Weather In Australia Or What?!?
Replies: 13
Views: 1653

Horrible Weather In Australia Or What?!?

I am amazed at the level of forum participation our friends in Australia are giving today! Just on the first page of the Non aviation forum they have total 39 thread starting posts out of 70 total! ADG-15 posts Glenn-9 posts Cathay112-5 post QANTASFOREVER-5 posts QF777-2 Posts So with all the high a...

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by kaitakfan
Wed Apr 02, 2003 4:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Soldiers Kill Innocent Women.
Replies: 70
Views: 2455

RE: US Soldiers Kill Innocent Women.

The troops did the right thing. There is no excuse for the driver of the van to ignore a armed forces checkpoint. Very sad to hear this had to happen, but if people are going to be that stupid, these type of horrible deaths will continue.

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by kaitakfan
Tue Apr 01, 2003 1:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I'm Proud To Be An American
Replies: 27
Views: 2794

RE: I'm Proud To Be An American

"She's nice and looks nice and speaks in a wonderful accent in a nice way and is nice and is gently and nice."

My god, I cant believe you could say NICE 5 times in one sentence!! Still a bit verbose with your writing eh Singapore_Air?

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by kaitakfan
Sat Mar 29, 2003 2:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Support George And Dick! Saddams A Prick!
Replies: 29
Views: 1572

RE: Support George And Dick! Saddams A Prick!

Incerdible. I never realized it could be such a battle up there in the girl department! I appologize for the cheap girl joke! That is not a joking matter! Now I will try to get back on track with the thread!

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by kaitakfan
Sat Mar 29, 2003 1:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Support George And Dick! Saddams A Prick!
Replies: 29
Views: 1572

RE: Support George And Dick! Saddams A Prick!

"Ooooh, that sounded like a slam (da da da)..."

Slam dunk might I add!

I have never visted ERAU campus. Is the lack of girls really as bad as my friends make it to be up there? If so, I appologize for the low blow!

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by kaitakfan
Sat Mar 29, 2003 1:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The War
Replies: 26
Views: 2141

RE: The War

I agree with Glenn here. There is nothing wrong with holding a good old grudge here on the forums!

Glenn I wouldnt worry what Lephron has to say here, incase you missed it, he went off the deep end awhile back!

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by kaitakfan
Sat Mar 29, 2003 12:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Support George And Dick! Saddams A Prick!
Replies: 29
Views: 1572

RE: Support George And Dick! Saddams A Prick!

Hey Lephorn, I tried to be polite and keep the topic on track. Am I not allowed to do so? I dont know why I tried, considering 35% of the people here can focus on one single issue!

Ohh yeah, by the way... how is the girl situation coming along up at ERAU?

Cheers!

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