qf789 wrote:Welcome to Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021, please continue below
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"Uber eats driver killed by carjackers in DC" Why would Uber eat one of its own drivers. It's bad enough he was killed by carjackers. Yeah, upthread someone recommended a moderator revise the title so it wasn't confusing or be interpreted ridiculously. Apparently it hasn't been revised. R...Jump to post
Ok, but technically the big ball is rotating quite rapidly :) Which big ball and how rapidly? THAT big ball. .... and at quite the clip: better than a thousand miles an hour. ( earth surface velocity at the equator is ~40.000 km / 24h = ~1666km/h ) Rotation speed = ~15 degrees per hour (15x24=360.)...Jump to post
She is a big ship,. and they don't exactly turn on a dime. Strong winds from the side in a narrow canal without electrical corrections is a recipe for collision Time to be pedantic: recipe for allision, not collision. :stirthepot: Ok, but technically the big ball is rotating quite rapidly :) Which ...Jump to post
ltbewr wrote:Likely the store will be shut down for months for investigations,
"Everybody" talking, lol? ...what evidence is there that even 0.1% of the flying public knew about this? Could it be that "everybody" is just a colloquialism used by, well, "everybody" in the know about a referenced topic. ....which would make it no less inaccurate of ...Jump to post
LAX772LR wrote:Armodeen wrote:and got everybody talking about Etihad.
"Everybody" talking, lol? ...what evidence is there that even 0.1% of the flying public knew about this?
Daylight Savings Time did not go into effect this morning. But Daylight Saving Time did. :checkmark: Exactly. But colloquially a LOT of people say "Savings" because that's probably how their parents said it so they just picked it up. I was one of them until I got older and learned the pro...Jump to post
UA444 wrote:Who had code 88?
Aaron747 wrote:Fun fact: Netflix is HQ’d in Los Gatos, a sleepy San Jose suburb with a couple wineries nestled against the Santa Cruz mountains. Notable LG residents have included Steve Wozniak, John Steinbeck, and unfortunately, QB Trent Edwards.
Heavens Above is a good app for that. And I think Star Walk has satellites too in the premium version. Heavens Above is an orbital tracking web site to begin with. https://www.heavens-above.com/ App is secondary. Heavens Above was the site I was directed to but I did not see anything in a retrograd...Jump to post
Hi aeromoe. Have not built - these are renders. Have checked everything from structural integrity, color availability (98% all good) and ability to put it together. I've noticed a few submissions that do extremely well and yet would just fall over in real life and that bugs me so wished to ensure a...Jump to post
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51013396763_9face0f4f1_c.jpg Hi Everyone. My Boeing 747 Cockpit on LEGO Ideas has now completed a quarter of its journey! Thank you so much to the 2,500 supporters who boarded for this journey so far. It's been fantastic and really appreciated! There are plenty o...Jump to post
leftcoast8 wrote:When United wet leased three DC-10s from Canadian Airlines...
BoeingGuy wrote:DouglasDC10 wrote:Cubana's 39 - Its 707 order never became reality due to the Cuban Revolution.
...Did they take Western’s customer codes?
I think the 720 was the same length as the original -100? There was the -138 shrink case specially for Qantas 720 was NOT the same length as the -100. A quick web search will answer this: "Compared to the 707-120, it has a length reduced by 9 feet (2.7 m)." This also excludes that special...Jump to post