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by MD11Engineer
Sat Feb 06, 2016 4:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Prius, What Is Toyota Thinking? Or Am I Wrong?
Replies: 55
Views: 3514

RE: New Prius, What Is Toyota Thinking? Or Am I Wrong?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Aaron747" class="quote" target="_blank">Aaron747</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Aside from being ugly, they need to make...

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Feb 05, 2016 11:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Europe Votes To Continue To Poison Its Own
Replies: 41
Views: 2725

RE: Europe Votes To Continue To Poison Its Own

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Aesma" class="quote" target="_blank">Aesma</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>Meanwhile in France the government has finally...

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by MD11Engineer
Thu Feb 04, 2016 6:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: USA Election Thread - Part 1
Replies: 331
Views: 9644

USA Election Thread - Part 1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyingturtle" class="quote" target="_blank">flyingturtle</a> (<a href="#67" class="quote">Reply 67</a>):<br/><i>In German politics, there is the...

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by MD11Engineer
Thu Feb 04, 2016 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dutch Police Training Eagles To Take Out Drones!
Replies: 17
Views: 2777

RE: Dutch Police Training Eagles To Take Out Drones!

An oldfashioned punt gun mounted on a 4x4, loaded with bird shot should do the trick. Punt gun: <a href="https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/8/86/Snowden_Slights_with_big_gun_YORYM-S364.jpg/750px-Snowden_Slights_with_big_gun_YORYM-S364.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="https://upload.w...

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by MD11Engineer
Thu Feb 04, 2016 12:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: U.S. Military General Wants Women To Register For
Replies: 78
Views: 3170

RE: U.S. Military General Wants Women To Register For

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAX772LR" class="quote" target="_blank">LAX772LR</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>Quoting Boeing717200 (Reply 12): That sa...

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by MD11Engineer
Sat Jan 30, 2016 6:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or
Replies: 160
Views: 6978

RE: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Confuscius" class="quote" target="_blank">Confuscius</a> (<a href="#135" class="quote">Reply 135</a>):<br/><i>Lavoy Finicum has been martyred. I...

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by MD11Engineer
Wed Jan 27, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or
Replies: 160
Views: 6978

RE: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyingturtle" class="quote" target="_blank">flyingturtle</a> (<a href="#122" class="quote">Reply 122</a>):<br/><i>The biggest danger to the gove...

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by MD11Engineer
Wed Jan 27, 2016 12:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or
Replies: 160
Views: 6978

RE: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bennett123" class="quote" target="_blank">bennett123</a> (<a href="#117" class="quote">Reply 117</a>):<br/><i>At this time of year, how long can...

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by MD11Engineer
Tue Jan 26, 2016 7:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Denmark Passes New Controversial Law On Migrants
Replies: 137
Views: 5736

RE: Denmark Passes New Controversial Law On Migrants

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Aesma" class="quote" target="_blank">Aesma</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>The problem is not to make them contribute (or n...

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by MD11Engineer
Tue Jan 26, 2016 5:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Denmark Passes New Controversial Law On Migrants
Replies: 137
Views: 5736

RE: Denmark Passes New Controversial Law On Migrants

A friend told me that his wife's parents have leased out two flats in their house to the local council for housing refugee families. One day the elderly father in law was busy bringing out rubble from renovating another flat and the father of one of the refugee families asked him if he could help, a...

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by MD11Engineer
Tue Jan 26, 2016 4:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Denmark Passes New Controversial Law On Migrants
Replies: 137
Views: 5736

RE: Denmark Passes New Controversial Law On Migrants

Mixed feelings about this: There are some who have managed to save some of their property and who theoretically could start working right away and take care of themselves (I have heard of German employers complaining that they would like to hire some refugees, who turned up with the right qualificat...

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by MD11Engineer
Mon Jan 25, 2016 9:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?
Replies: 71
Views: 3583

RE: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ikramerica" class="quote" target="_blank">ikramerica</a> (<a href="#62" class="quote">Reply 62</a>):<br/><i>That's the same tired race baiting u...

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by MD11Engineer
Mon Jan 25, 2016 8:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?
Replies: 71
Views: 3583

RE: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/pvjin" class="quote" target="_blank">pvjin</a> (<a href="#59" class="quote">Reply 59</a>):<br/><i>Quoting MD11Engineer (Reply 58): Because we f*...

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by MD11Engineer
Mon Jan 25, 2016 5:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?
Replies: 71
Views: 3583

RE: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AirPacific747" class="quote" target="_blank">AirPacific747</a> (<a href="#57" class="quote">Reply 57</a>):<br/><i> Certainly not to the same ext...

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by MD11Engineer
Mon Jan 25, 2016 2:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?
Replies: 71
Views: 3583

RE: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?

I'll bet that the uproar would be a lot less if the new wave of immigrants would not stick out through their appearance (and with this I don't mean Islamic dress, but a dusky complexion). I remember how my grandfather ranted back in the 1980s about "Neger" (Negrows) working at a construction site ne...

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by MD11Engineer
Mon Jan 25, 2016 9:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?
Replies: 71
Views: 3583

RE: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/prebennorholm" class="quote" target="_blank">prebennorholm</a> (<a href="#48" class="quote">Reply 48</a>):<br/><i>Neukölln is a pretty large par...

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by MD11Engineer
Mon Jan 25, 2016 12:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?
Replies: 71
Views: 3583

RE: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Lesfalls" class="quote" target="_blank">Lesfalls</a> (<a href="#46" class="quote">Reply 46</a>):<br/><i> Um... They probably are second generati...

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by MD11Engineer
Sun Jan 24, 2016 9:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?
Replies: 71
Views: 3583

RE: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?

Neukölln is and was a rather poor working class district with lots of unemployed, immigrants (mostly Gastarbeiter, including many Italians) etc., but also university students (in German students tend to live on their own, not in dorms or with their parents). Cheap, low quality housing etc.. I have l...

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by MD11Engineer
Sun Jan 24, 2016 7:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?
Replies: 71
Views: 3583

RE: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Lesfalls" class="quote" target="_blank">Lesfalls</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i>Quoting Rara (Reply 34): I'll go there, ...

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by MD11Engineer
Sun Jan 24, 2016 7:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Is The Future Of Saudi Arabia?
Replies: 81
Views: 4132

RE: What Is The Future Of Saudi Arabia?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ltbewr" class="quote" target="_blank">ltbewr</a> (<a href="#78" class="quote">Reply 78</a>):<br/><i>One big cultural problem they need to deal w...

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by MD11Engineer
Sat Jan 23, 2016 6:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?
Replies: 71
Views: 3583

RE: Schengen Zone Could Fail In Two Months?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WarRI1" class="quote" target="_blank">WarRI1</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>So the debate is very much alive. It is true...

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by MD11Engineer
Sat Jan 23, 2016 6:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Travelled To Iran On A UK,French,German Passport?
Replies: 31
Views: 3330

RE: Travelled To Iran On A UK,French,German Passport?

A lot of German companies are considering doing trade with Iran again, as the sanctions have been dropped, due to historical reasons Germany has a good reputation there. The same applies to France. Of course this would involve a lot of business trips and meetings. The US rules would mean that doing ...

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 22, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Martian
Replies: 43
Views: 2194

RE: The Martian

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/moo" class="quote" target="_blank">moo</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>The scientific content in Jurassic Park (another o...

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by MD11Engineer
Sun Jan 17, 2016 8:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Terror Attack In Ouagadougou, At Least 27 Killed
Replies: 6
Views: 1170

RE: Terror Attack In Ouagadougou, At Least 27 Killed

Actually the islam practised in South East Asia is traditionally also laid back (in this I include the Muslim regions of the Philippines as well as Malaysia). The problem is that many people of this region have been working in the Arab Gulf states and there got into contact with Salafi and Wahabi pr...

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by MD11Engineer
Sun Jan 17, 2016 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am Spy Planes
Replies: 38
Views: 15316

RE: Pan Am Spy Planes

The PanAm Inner German fleet (first DC-6, later B727, followed by A300s) was maintained by mostly German mechanics. It would have been impossible to keep such a modification secret.

Jan

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by MD11Engineer
Sun Jan 17, 2016 5:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am Spy Planes
Replies: 38
Views: 15316

RE: Pan Am Spy Planes

Very unlikely, as the aircraft would have had to undergo regular maintenance at civilian facilities, and it would have been impossible to keep such things secret. Western Allied military aircraft did such missions, e.g. the RAF in West Berlin had two DHC-1 Chipmunk trainers, supposed for keeping the...

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by MD11Engineer
Sun Jan 17, 2016 5:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA's Fired HKG FAs-Any Updates?
Replies: 106
Views: 17683

RE: UA's Fired HKG FAs-Any Updates?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Max+Q" class="quote" target="_blank">Max Q</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>The Captain makes the decision whether it's sa...

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by MD11Engineer
Sun Jan 17, 2016 1:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Terror Attack In Ouagadougou, At Least 27 Killed
Replies: 6
Views: 1170

RE: Terror Attack In Ouagadougou, At Least 27 Killed

There was a similar attack in Jakarta, Indonesia a few days ago. I waited to see if anybody would post anything about it, but nothing happened. The only thing I'm sure is that the Indonesian government will be quite tough with the attacker's supporters and I expect a few dawn executions to happen so...

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by MD11Engineer
Sat Jan 16, 2016 1:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Breaking: Iran Seizes Two US Navy Boats In Gulf
Replies: 87
Views: 3514

RE: Breaking: Iran Seizes Two US Navy Boats In Gulf

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BestWestern" class="quote" target="_blank">BestWestern</a> (<a href="#78" class="quote">Reply 78</a>):<br/><i>"And I give you my word, if I am e...

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 15, 2016 6:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Breaking: Iran Seizes Two US Navy Boats In Gulf
Replies: 87
Views: 3514

RE: Breaking: Iran Seizes Two US Navy Boats In Gulf

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyingturtle" class="quote" target="_blank">flyingturtle</a> (<a href="#74" class="quote">Reply 74</a>):<br/><i>Quoting MD11Engineer (Reply 72):...

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 15, 2016 5:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Breaking: Iran Seizes Two US Navy Boats In Gulf
Replies: 87
Views: 3514

RE: Breaking: Iran Seizes Two US Navy Boats In Gulf

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyingturtle" class="quote" target="_blank">flyingturtle</a> (<a href="#70" class="quote">Reply 70</a>):<br/><i>Dumb and lazy: Can't be used for...

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 15, 2016 5:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Breaking: Iran Seizes Two US Navy Boats In Gulf
Replies: 87
Views: 3514

RE: Breaking: Iran Seizes Two US Navy Boats In Gulf

I think that Eisenhower used a similar classification and which tasks to delegate to whom.

Jan

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 15, 2016 4:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Breaking: Iran Seizes Two US Navy Boats In Gulf
Replies: 87
Views: 3514

RE: Breaking: Iran Seizes Two US Navy Boats In Gulf

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Aesma" class="quote" target="_blank">Aesma</a> (<a href="#66" class="quote">Reply 66</a>):<br/><i>This incident wouldn't have made the news if I...

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by MD11Engineer
Sat Jan 09, 2016 5:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest
Replies: 171
Views: 7672

RE: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Ken777" class="quote" target="_blank">Ken777</a> (<a href="#121" class="quote">Reply 121</a>):<br/><i>Quoting Revelation (Reply 99): I expect fi...

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 08, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or
Replies: 160
Views: 6978

RE: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/seb146" class="quote" target="_blank">seb146</a> (<a href="#88" class="quote">Reply 88</a>):<br/><i> There are reports that some of these Christ...

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 08, 2016 2:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Evangelists Discuss Why They Can't Fly Commercial
Replies: 84
Views: 3986

RE: Evangelists Discuss Why They Can't Fly Commercial

Well, the Pope received an old Fiat 500 as a gift (it might have some value now as an antique car though).

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pax Screams 'I Have A Bomb' On BA Flight
Replies: 32
Views: 13421

RE: Pax Screams 'I Have A Bomb' On BA Flight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/lancelot07" class="quote" target="_blank">lancelot07</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i> You could use non-lethal bullets th...

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RAM Pilots Refuse To Eat On Board Food, Too Bad.
Replies: 24
Views: 14928

RE: RAM Pilots Refuse To Eat On Board Food, Too Bad.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jfklganyc" class="quote" target="_blank">jfklganyc</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>You honestly should never make a habit o...

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by MD11Engineer
Thu Jan 07, 2016 12:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or
Replies: 160
Views: 6978

RE: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyingturtle" class="quote" target="_blank">flyingturtle</a> (<a href="#86" class="quote">Reply 86</a>):<br/><i>What most boggles my mind, thoug...

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by MD11Engineer
Mon Jan 04, 2016 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Drone Causes Delay At Heathrow
Replies: 6
Views: 1852

RE: Drone Causes Delay At Heathrow

Don't they have a wildlife control officer? Just let him get his shotgun and a few shells of bird shot. Puuull! and problem solved. (we have two licenced hunters and falconers at our airport, to take care of wild animals, e.g. scaring away birds with a tame buzzard, or shooting or catching animals l...

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by MD11Engineer
Mon Jan 04, 2016 11:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Militia Group Takes Federal Facility In Eastern Or
Replies: 160
Views: 6978

RE:

From what I have read, the original grievance is that they don't agree with federal land (especially not as a nature preserve). They want that the federal government gives the land tolocal authorities to be distributed among the farmers and miners to be used (e.g. for farming, lumber, mining or hunt...

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by MD11Engineer
Sun Jan 03, 2016 4:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Israel Bans Novel In Schools On Fears Of Race-mix
Replies: 39
Views: 2628

RE: Israel Bans Novel In Schools On Fears Of Race-mix

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/NAV30" class="quote" target="_blank">NAV30</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>ESPECIALLY kicking Rommel's blokes out of Palest...

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 01, 2016 6:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest
Replies: 171
Views: 7672

RE: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyingclrs727" class="quote" target="_blank">flyingclrs727</a> (<a href="#101" class="quote">Reply 101</a>):<br/><i>Quoting MD11Engineer (Reply ...

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by MD11Engineer
Fri Jan 01, 2016 6:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest
Replies: 171
Views: 7672

RE: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyingclrs727" class="quote" target="_blank">flyingclrs727</a> (<a href="#97" class="quote">Reply 97</a>):<br/><i>Supposedly getting licensed to...

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by MD11Engineer
Thu Dec 31, 2015 9:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brussels Cancels New Year Celebrations Terror Risk
Replies: 21
Views: 1604

RE: Brussels Cancels New Year Celebrations Terror Risk

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/steman" class="quote" target="_blank">steman</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i>There are two things I don´t understand: 1) ...

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by MD11Engineer
Thu Dec 31, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest
Replies: 171
Views: 7672

RE: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest

A former neighbour of mine has spent two years in prison here in Germany for having smuggled 8 kgs of cocaine into the country. This person, an elderly woman, said that in prison it is not "What do you want?" but "These are the rules, you'll obey or you'll get punished" (e.g. by removing comforts do...

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by MD11Engineer
Wed Dec 30, 2015 10:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest
Replies: 171
Views: 7672

RE: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Revelation" class="quote" target="_blank">Revelation</a> (<a href="#69" class="quote">Reply 69</a>):<br/><i>Quoting MD11Engineer (Reply 68): Get...

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by MD11Engineer
Wed Dec 30, 2015 4:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest
Replies: 171
Views: 7672

RE: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jacobin777" class="quote" target="_blank">jacobin777</a> (<a href="#66" class="quote">Reply 66</a>):<br/><i>Something of interest: "Couch would ...

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by MD11Engineer
Tue Dec 29, 2015 10:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Use Of Cameras In The Flight Deck
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RE: Use Of Cameras In The Flight Deck

I know one airline that wants all pictures taken of their aircraft (inside or outside) censored by their PR departement first.

Jan

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by MD11Engineer
Tue Dec 29, 2015 10:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest
Replies: 171
Views: 7672

RE: "Affluenza" Drunk Teen On The Run From Arrest

Hasn't the whole thing turned into a federal offence now? And he is now, as an adult, who broke the terms of his probaation, likely to serve the full ten years in a federal pen?

Jan

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