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by 11Bravo
Wed Feb 23, 2005 4:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Happened, MD90?
Replies: 46
Views: 3213

RE: What Happened, MD90?

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by 11Bravo
Wed Feb 23, 2005 3:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Africans Enter U.S. Than In Days Of Slavery
Replies: 5
Views: 2538

RE: More Africans Enter U.S. Than In Days Of Slavery

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by 11Bravo
Tue Feb 22, 2005 12:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arab Countries May Recognize Israel Soon
Replies: 48
Views: 2633

RE: Arab Countries May Recognize Israel Soon

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by 11Bravo
Mon Feb 21, 2005 2:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arab Countries May Recognize Israel Soon
Replies: 48
Views: 2633

RE: Arab Countries May Recognize Israel Soon

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by 11Bravo
Mon Feb 21, 2005 1:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?
Replies: 165
Views: 4446

RE: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?

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by 11Bravo
Sun Feb 20, 2005 12:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: USS Jimmy Carter Enters Service
Replies: 77
Views: 6317

RE: USS Jimmy Carter Enters Service

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by 11Bravo
Sun Feb 20, 2005 12:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: USS Jimmy Carter Enters Service
Replies: 77
Views: 6317

RE: USS Jimmy Carter Enters Service

This boat will probably be the most advanced <acronym title="Seoul - AB / Sinchonri (K-16) (SSN / RKSM), South Korea">SSN</acronym> in the world for quite some time. The newer Virginia class is a very nice submarine, but they don’t quite have all the bells and whistles that the Seawolfs do. It’s nic...

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by 11Bravo
Sun Feb 20, 2005 8:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The State Of American Public Schools
Replies: 35
Views: 3070

RE: The State Of American Public Schools

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by 11Bravo
Sun Feb 20, 2005 6:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The State Of American Public Schools
Replies: 35
Views: 3070

RE: The State Of American Public Schools

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by 11Bravo
Sun Feb 20, 2005 4:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Would The U. S. Have Joined WW II Without Dec. 7th?
Replies: 34
Views: 3161

Would The U. S. Have Joined WW II Without Dec. 7th?

As far as war with Germany is concerned, I think that was inevitable. One of the key elements of the German strategy was to isolate the UK with a massive U-boat campaign. By the end of 1941, that campaign hadn’t really started in earnest. There were submarine attacks, but nothing like the scale of t...

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by 11Bravo
Sun Feb 20, 2005 12:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Slain Ex-Lebanese Pm Rafik Hariri Laid To Rest
Replies: 41
Views: 2655

RE: Slain Ex-Lebanese Pm Rafik Hariri Laid To Rest

MD11Engineer, Here’s a link to a forensic discussion of the Oklahoma City bombing that supports your conclusion. <a href="http://www.mipt.org/pdf/forensicengineering2.pdf" target=_blank>http://www.mipt.org/pdf/forensicengineering2.pdf</a> The crater size is remarkably similar. This leads me to belie...

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by 11Bravo
Sat Feb 19, 2005 5:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Slain Ex-Lebanese Pm Rafik Hariri Laid To Rest
Replies: 41
Views: 2655

RE: Slain Ex-Lebanese Pm Rafik Hariri Laid To Rest

Those are great pictures. They tell a compelling story. Thanks.

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by 11Bravo
Sat Feb 19, 2005 4:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?
Replies: 165
Views: 4446

RE: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?

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by 11Bravo
Sat Feb 19, 2005 3:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?
Replies: 165
Views: 4446

RE: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?

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by 11Bravo
Sat Feb 19, 2005 1:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?
Replies: 165
Views: 4446

RE: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?

Halliburton is not involved in the Trans-Afghanistan Pipeline (TAP) project. No construction has occurred. A Turkmenistan-Afghanistan trans-national corporation has been formed for this purpose, but they have been unable to get funding because creditors are nervous about the dodgy security situation...

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by 11Bravo
Sat Feb 19, 2005 1:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?
Replies: 165
Views: 4446

RE: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?

Afghanistan has no significant petroleum reserves. They have some natural gas, but almost zero crude. They are a net oil importer.

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by 11Bravo
Sat Feb 19, 2005 12:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?
Replies: 165
Views: 4446

RE: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?

<b>It amazes me that you only go against terrorist countries which coincidentally have vast reserves of oil...</b> Military operations by the United States since WWII against countries that have… No significant petroleum reserves: North Korea Cuba Vietnam Cambodia Lebanon Syria Granada Panama Bosnia...

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by 11Bravo
Fri Feb 18, 2005 3:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White House Turns Tables On Former American POWs
Replies: 15
Views: 1910

RE: White House Turns Tables On Former American POWs

I must say that I find the Bush administration’s proclivity of meddling with the Judiciary very troublesome. If the legal standing of the plaintiffs or the scope of the civil finding are at question, that is a matter for the courts to decide, not the Executive. This is just the latest example, in my...

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by 11Bravo
Thu Feb 17, 2005 12:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hiroshima & Nagasaki.... Why?
Replies: 52
Views: 5764

RE: Hiroshima & Nagasaki.... Why?

Iakobos, I notice you have stated that there were two tests conducted prior to the use of the Little Boy device at Hiroshima, one on July 2, 1945 and a second on July 16, 1945, and you referred to these tests as “Two full size open field tests” You also suggested with some air of authority, in the o...

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by 11Bravo
Thu Feb 17, 2005 10:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hiroshima & Nagasaki.... Why?
Replies: 52
Views: 5764

RE: Hiroshima & Nagasaki.... Why?

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by 11Bravo
Thu Feb 17, 2005 10:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Reasonable Force (Police) - Video
Replies: 37
Views: 2522

RE: Reasonable Force (Police) - Video

That is clearly not an acceptable use of force unless there is something we are not able to see here. As the woman approaches the officer her hands are in front of her, out of the camera view. It is possible that she brandished a weapon or other object, but judging from the reaction of the other off...

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by 11Bravo
Thu Feb 17, 2005 7:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?
Replies: 165
Views: 4446

RE: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?

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by 11Bravo
Thu Feb 17, 2005 6:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who Is Your Hero?
Replies: 80
Views: 4523

RE: Who Is Your Hero?

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by 11Bravo
Thu Feb 17, 2005 5:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who Is Your Hero?
Replies: 80
Views: 4523

RE: Who Is Your Hero?

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by 11Bravo
Thu Feb 17, 2005 3:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NHL Season Officially Cancelled
Replies: 53
Views: 3290

RE: NHL Season Officially Cancelled

Damn! Like you said Yukimizake, the greed factor here is out of control. This cannot have good results. It wouldn't surprise me to see some of the small market teams go under.

Go Avs!

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by 11Bravo
Thu Feb 17, 2005 3:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Iran And Syria Form Common Front!
Replies: 35
Views: 3179

RE: Iran And Syria Form Common Front!

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by 11Bravo
Thu Feb 17, 2005 1:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who Is Your Hero?
Replies: 80
Views: 4523

RE: Who Is Your Hero?

Mom
John Adams
Abraham Lincoln
U.S. Grant (As a general. He was a mediocre president.)
FDR
Churchill
Aldo Leopold
Claude Monet
The Beatles


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by 11Bravo
Thu Feb 17, 2005 12:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?
Replies: 165
Views: 4446

RE: Is Iran Justified In Wanting Nukes?

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by 11Bravo
Wed Feb 16, 2005 2:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Huge Explosion In West Beirut
Replies: 112
Views: 4407

RE: Huge Explosion In West Beirut

The United States has just withdrawn its ambassador to Syria. That is a very serious step to take. It would seem that US intelligence must have some sort of incriminating evidence to do that.


[Edited 2005-02-15 18:41:43]

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by 11Bravo
Tue Feb 15, 2005 1:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Long Before The Iranian Attack?
Replies: 52
Views: 2909

RE: How Long Before The Iranian Attack?

<i>Yukimizake: In this article they propose launching air strikes at a nuclear power plant, that is insane, how many people will die of radiation poisoning?</i> The website, GlobalSecurity.org, is not "proposing" or advocating anything one way or the other. The article is intended as an objective an...

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by 11Bravo
Tue Feb 15, 2005 11:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Marine Recruiters Facing A Challenge
Replies: 23
Views: 1028

RE: Marine Recruiters Facing A Challenge

Active duty recruitment and retention are in great shape right now. The problem is going to be with the Guard and Reserve forces. Currently about 40% of the force in Iraq and Afghanistan are Guard and Reserve and there is a policy of limiting those personnel to 24 months of active duty service. Alth...

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by 11Bravo
Tue Feb 15, 2005 10:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Can One Tell 737-300/-700 Apart?
Replies: 42
Views: 8588

RE: How Can One Tell 737-300/-700 Apart?

On classics, the flap track fairings are very pointed. On NGs, the flap track fairings are truncated as though someone has cut the tips off. This difference is quite noticeable in the photos in CcrlR's post above. The other good <acronym title="Normandie Aviation (France)">ID</acronym> feature in my...

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by 11Bravo
Tue Feb 15, 2005 9:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Long Before The Iranian Attack?
Replies: 52
Views: 2909

RE: How Long Before The Iranian Attack?

Long-time Lurker First Post For those of you who would like to read a rather more serious piece on a potential strike against the Iranian nuclear facilities check this out: <a href="http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/iran-strikes.htm" target=_blank>http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/...

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