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by lowrider
Tue Jul 05, 2011 6:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NY Motorcyclist Dies On Ride Protesting Helmet Law
Replies: 158
Views: 5140

RE: NY Motorcyclist Dies On Ride Protesting Helmet Law

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/san747" class="quote" target="_blank">san747</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>Sorry to all of you who don't believe you sh...

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by lowrider
Tue Jul 05, 2011 6:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NY Motorcyclist Dies On Ride Protesting Helmet Law
Replies: 158
Views: 5140

RE: NY Motorcyclist Dies On Ride Protesting Helmet Law

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tootallsd" class="quote" target="_blank">tootallsd</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>Into a coma he goes. Out about one wee...

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by lowrider
Mon Jul 04, 2011 8:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NY Motorcyclist Dies On Ride Protesting Helmet Law
Replies: 158
Views: 5140

RE: NY Motorcyclist Dies On Ride Protesting Helmet Law

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Geezer" class="quote" target="_blank">Geezer</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>should we have a "law" that forces people to w...

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by lowrider
Sun Jul 03, 2011 8:44 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airlines Lowering Minimums With Saturated Market?
Replies: 28
Views: 9157

RE: Airlines Lowering Minimums With Saturated Market?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Mir" class="quote" target="_blank">Mir</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>But you still might not need a type rating if the ...

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by lowrider
Sat Jul 02, 2011 7:40 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airlines Lowering Minimums With Saturated Market?
Replies: 28
Views: 9157

RE: Airlines Lowering Minimums With Saturated Market?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DiamondFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">DiamondFlyer</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>Otherwise, the 90/100/200/250 are ...

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by lowrider
Fri Jul 01, 2011 10:14 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airlines Lowering Minimums With Saturated Market?
Replies: 28
Views: 9157

RE: Airlines Lowering Minimums With Saturated Market?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Northwest727" class="quote" target="_blank">Northwest727</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>On that thought, why are the regio...

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by lowrider
Sat Jun 18, 2011 1:48 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Online System That Knows Which Exact Gate?
Replies: 9
Views: 3383

RE: Online System That Knows Which Exact Gate?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JetsGo" class="quote" target="_blank">JetsGo</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>So...what's Google's number?</i></font></td></...

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by lowrider
Thu Jun 16, 2011 1:41 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Does The Main Gear On A 747 Turn?
Replies: 21
Views: 15637

RE: Does The Main Gear On A 747 Turn?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/qslinger" class="quote" target="_blank">qslinger</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>Is the body gear steering applicable for...

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by lowrider
Thu Jun 16, 2011 1:05 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Online System That Knows Which Exact Gate?
Replies: 9
Views: 3383

RE: Online System That Knows Which Exact Gate?

The most accurate info I have found in a mobile format is to text google from my phone. Just send the flight number and it will send back lots of info. Not sure if it will work outside of north america, though.

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by lowrider
Tue Jun 14, 2011 9:12 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Does The Main Gear On A 747 Turn?
Replies: 21
Views: 15637

RE: Does The Main Gear On A 747 Turn?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Transpac787" class="quote" target="_blank">Transpac787</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>I could be quite wrong but my unders...

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by lowrider
Tue Jun 14, 2011 7:09 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Does The Main Gear On A 747 Turn?
Replies: 21
Views: 15637

RE: Does The Main Gear On A 747 Turn?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/axelesgg" class="quote" target="_blank">axelesgg</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Is the 747 made to do that? (It's a...

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by lowrider
Fri Jun 10, 2011 1:26 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Timing Of Flap/Slat Deployment
Replies: 23
Views: 6126

RE: Timing Of Flap/Slat Deployment

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Luftfahrer" class="quote" target="_blank">Luftfahrer</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i> It made me wonder whether this was tr...

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by lowrider
Thu Jun 09, 2011 1:39 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Medical One - Knee Problems
Replies: 4
Views: 3739

RE: Medical One - Knee Problems

I had a similar injury many years ago. I have continuously held a US 1st Class medical with no problems.

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by lowrider
Thu Jun 09, 2011 5:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Favorite Woody Allen Movies?
Replies: 11
Views: 1877

RE: Favorite Woody Allen Movies?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Mir" class="quote" target="_blank">Mir</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>"Curse of the Jade Scorpion".</i></font></td></tr></...

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by lowrider
Mon Jun 06, 2011 8:31 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Manual Start B767?
Replies: 40
Views: 8494

RE: Manual Start B767?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aklrno" class="quote" target="_blank">aklrno</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i> realize this suggestion borders on lunacy, bu...

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by lowrider
Wed May 18, 2011 11:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

i <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#65" class="quote">Reply 65</a>):<br/><i>I'm sorry, but Section 5 applies to the enti...

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by lowrider
Wed May 18, 2011 6:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#62" class="quote">Reply 62</a>):<br/><i>And the Supreme Court has already knocked out ...

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by lowrider
Tue May 17, 2011 4:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

I may regret this, but... <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#60" class="quote">Reply 60</a>):<br/><i>I figured this would...

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by lowrider
Tue May 17, 2011 6:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#55" class="quote">Reply 55</a>):<br/><i>Okay Lowrider, name that case. </i></font></td...

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by lowrider
Mon May 16, 2011 1:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#52" class="quote">Reply 52</a>):<br/><i>It is a basic canon of constitutional law that...

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by lowrider
Mon May 16, 2011 4:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#48" class="quote">Reply 48</a>):<br/><i>Due process is a requirement on the states, no...

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by lowrider
Sun May 15, 2011 12:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i>Besides falling very far afield of the topic, ...

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by lowrider
Sat May 14, 2011 11:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#36" class="quote">Reply 36</a>):<br/><i> Jefferson's writings are not remotely law.</i...

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by lowrider
Sat May 14, 2011 1:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>No, because Thomas Jefferson never wrote anyth...

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by lowrider
Fri May 13, 2011 8:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i>1) Do you have a source that says this? <acron...

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by lowrider
Fri May 13, 2011 7:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>I don't see anyone presenting any new arguments,...

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by lowrider
Fri May 13, 2011 6:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/NIKV69" class="quote" target="_blank">NIKV69</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Very true but when it comes to airline safety ...

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by lowrider
Fri May 13, 2011 6:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/D+L+X" class="quote" target="_blank">D L X</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Texas needs to understand something: they are su...

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by lowrider
Fri May 13, 2011 4:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Habit(s) You Wish You Didn't Have
Replies: 29
Views: 3207

RE: Habit(s) You Wish You Didn't Have

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JetBlue777" class="quote" target="_blank">JetBlue777</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i> 3) I Can't Say No</i></font></...

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by lowrider
Fri May 13, 2011 4:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.
Replies: 72
Views: 4238

RE: Texas Bans Offensive TSA Pat Downs.

Good. If nothing else, it will force the TSA to attempt to defend some of these policies in a rational manner.

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by lowrider
Sat May 07, 2011 2:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Parents On Social Networking Websites.
Replies: 27
Views: 2684

RE: Parents On Social Networking Websites.

When my kids are old enough to use social networking websites, their use of them will be contingent upon my being "friended" or otherwise having access. There are too many bad people out there, and too much bad material, to allow unfettered internet usage.

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by lowrider
Sun May 01, 2011 3:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arizona Names Official State Gun
Replies: 39
Views: 2497

RE: Arizona Names Official State Gun

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Newark727" class="quote" target="_blank">Newark727</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i> In states such as New York where vote...

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by lowrider
Sat Apr 30, 2011 9:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arizona Names Official State Gun
Replies: 39
Views: 2497

RE: Arizona Names Official State Gun

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Newark727" class="quote" target="_blank">Newark727</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>I don't think the freedom to bear arms...

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by lowrider
Sat Apr 30, 2011 8:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arizona Names Official State Gun
Replies: 39
Views: 2497

RE: Arizona Names Official State Gun

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/NZ767" class="quote" target="_blank">NZ767</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>Geez, what do you hunt with those? Raccoons?</...

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by lowrider
Sat Apr 30, 2011 7:57 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Hard Landing - post-incident procedures?
Replies: 20
Views: 10195

Hard Landing - post-incident procedures?

Procedures will probably vary a bit from company to company, but at mine it would generate a log book write up and, depending on the vertical speed at touch down, possibly a hard landing inspection. If the FDR did register a hard landing, there will be additional paperwork to fill out including a na...

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by lowrider
Sat Apr 30, 2011 5:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arizona Names Official State Gun
Replies: 39
Views: 2497

RE: Arizona Names Official State Gun

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/NZ767" class="quote" target="_blank">NZ767</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Never once had to do that with a gun in my 46 ...

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by lowrider
Sat Apr 30, 2011 4:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arizona Names Official State Gun
Replies: 39
Views: 2497

RE: Arizona Names Official State Gun

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/casinterest" class="quote" target="_blank">casinterest</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i> A gun is a force for destruction, a...

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by lowrider
Fri Apr 29, 2011 10:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Car Buying Decision - Fit, Soul, Cube, Fiesta?
Replies: 44
Views: 3532

RE: New Car Buying Decision - Fit, Soul, Cube, Fiesta?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cpd" class="quote" target="_blank">cpd</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Nissan Cube and Kia Soul are not really cars, they a...

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by lowrider
Fri Apr 29, 2011 9:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tough Gun Laws- Good For Australia
Replies: 118
Views: 4379

RE: Tough Gun Laws- Good For Australia

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AustrianZRH" class="quote" target="_blank">AustrianZRH</a> (<a href="#51" class="quote">Reply 51</a>):<br/><i>That's what you get for believing ...

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by lowrider
Fri Apr 29, 2011 8:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tough Gun Laws- Good For Australia
Replies: 118
Views: 4379

RE: Tough Gun Laws- Good For Australia

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AustrianZRH" class="quote" target="_blank">AustrianZRH</a> (<a href="#47" class="quote">Reply 47</a>):<br/><i>My knowledge is from the media whi...

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by lowrider
Fri Apr 22, 2011 8:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Question Concerning Union Influence On Members
Replies: 59
Views: 2979

RE: A Question Concerning Union Influence On Members

Grew up in a mostly anti-union family. I never had any desire to join one, but at my first airline it was either join and pay dues, or don't join and still pay dues. So I joined figuring it would at least be nice to have a vote in how things went. After seeing some of the things the union did on a l...

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by lowrider
Mon Apr 18, 2011 7:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Pirates Of Capitol Hill
Replies: 26
Views: 2167

RE: The Pirates Of Capitol Hill

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>They pay significantly less, dol...

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by lowrider
Mon Apr 18, 2011 2:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Pirates Of Capitol Hill
Replies: 26
Views: 2167

RE: The Pirates Of Capitol Hill

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>But you side with those claiming t...

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by lowrider
Sun Apr 17, 2011 9:31 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Tcas Warnings, How Often Do They Occur?
Replies: 11
Views: 7408

Tcas Warnings, How Often Do They Occur?

In 11 years of airline flying, I probably have had a few dozen TA's, but only 2 RA's

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by lowrider
Sun Apr 17, 2011 6:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Pirates Of Capitol Hill
Replies: 26
Views: 2167

RE: The Pirates Of Capitol Hill

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Because it is obvious from the sho...

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by lowrider
Sun Apr 17, 2011 2:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Pirates Of Capitol Hill
Replies: 26
Views: 2167

RE: The Pirates Of Capitol Hill

1. Its an op-ed piece, not to be confused with fact. 2. The author does not in any way address how he knows that the tax rates are a leading indicator, as opposed to a lagging one. 3. The article clearly starts with a conclusion, and then proceeds in search of facts to support it. Data manipulation ...

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by lowrider
Fri Apr 15, 2011 6:30 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: An Airline Pilot's Life?
Replies: 22
Views: 13465

RE: An Airline Pilot's Life?

I suspect like most jobs, this one is largely what you make of it. The mindset you approach it with will largely determine your level of satisfaction once you get past all the entry level hoops. I typically work 17 to 18 days a month at a non-sched freight hauler. As such, duty days and rest periods...

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by lowrider
Thu Apr 14, 2011 4:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Would America Be Better Off With A Parliament?
Replies: 42
Views: 2513

RE: Would America Be Better Off With A Parliament?

<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="#41" class="quote">Reply 41</a>):<br/><i>It happens all the time to regular Americans...

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by lowrider
Wed Apr 13, 2011 6:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why hasn't Honda built a V8 yet?
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RE: Why Hasn't Honda Built A V8 Yet?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KiwiRob" class="quote" target="_blank">KiwiRob</a> (<a href="#47" class="quote">Reply 47</a>):<br/><i>Not true Toyota have been selling diesels ...

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by lowrider
Wed Apr 13, 2011 1:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Would America Be Better Off With A Parliament?
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RE: Would America Be Better Off With A Parliament?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#24" class="quote">Reply 24</a>):<br/><i>People act as if it's the Word o...

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