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by NoTime
Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Imposing Martial Law to stop Trump? Conspiracy Theory?
Replies: 38
Views: 1705

Re: Imposing Martial Law to stop Trump? Conspiracy Theory?

salttee wrote:
Wow you started a thread to pimp Fox's latest childish slander against Obama.
You must have no life.


The irony in this post is horribly painful...

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by NoTime
Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gambia declares state of Emergency.
Replies: 32
Views: 3162

Re: Gambia declares state of Emergency.

That's where your wrong. Dead wrong. We wish he could have run for a 3rd term. I don't wish he'd sully himself like this leader of Gambia by not stepping down. Trump's egomania makes him a candidate for such a thing. No, I wouldn't want Obama to do such a thing. Now, the U.S. Military? Might not be...

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by NoTime
Wed Jan 18, 2017 1:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gambia declares state of Emergency.
Replies: 32
Views: 3162

Re: Gambia declares state of Emergency.

I can see Trump doing this in the U.S. in November 2020. I really can. I see countless democrats wishing Obama would do something like this today. That's where your wrong. Dead wrong. We wish he could have run for a 3rd term. I don't wish he'd sully himself like this leader of Gambia by not steppin...

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by NoTime
Wed Jan 18, 2017 12:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gambia declares state of Emergency.
Replies: 32
Views: 3162

Re: Gambia declares state of Emergency.

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has declared a 90-day state of emergency a day before his official mandate ends. This guy will just not step down after failing to win elections.The move comes after Nigeria deployed a warship to put further pressure on Mr Jammeh.(didn't know they had one) Thomas Cook...

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by NoTime
Tue Jan 17, 2017 1:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The illegitimate president
Replies: 164
Views: 6219

Re: The illegitimate president

With all due respect, you're not an American, and while you'll be affected by what this idiot does, you won't in a way that many of us in the U.S. will be affected. Easy to criticize when you're on the outside looking in. Trump isn't the real problem, the real problem is the US electorate can't be ...

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by NoTime
Thu Jan 12, 2017 2:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump blackmailed by Russia over deviant sex acts
Replies: 109
Views: 5228

Re: Trump blackmailed by Russia over deviant sex acts

4chan gonna 4chan. It's brilliant really. It really is. Zerohedge has a nice summary of it: The remarkable thing? It's all fake. And not only fake; it's a prank perpetuated by 4chan, on Rick Wilson himself. A post on 4chan on october 26 stated “mfw managed to convince CTR and certain (((journalists...

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by NoTime
Wed Jan 11, 2017 11:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump blackmailed by Russia over deviant sex acts
Replies: 109
Views: 5228

Re: Trump blackmailed by Russia over deviant sex acts

#FAKENEWS However, instead of it being Trump that was doing the trolling, it was apparently 4chan. An important point from Glenn Greenwald - Beyond all that, there is no bigger favor that Trump opponents can do for him than attacking him with such lowly, shabby, obvious shams, recruiting large media...

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by NoTime
Tue Jan 10, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 209434

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 6

Has anyone here flown out of LCK? Would it be better for G4 to switch to CMH or is LCK a nice alternative? I guess G4 just doesn't want to pay the extra fees. For instance, according to a fee schedule from 2015: CMH landing fees are $4.38 / 1,000 lbs for "signatory airlines" and $6.58 / 1...

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by NoTime
Tue Jan 10, 2017 5:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The pinnacle of hypocrisy
Replies: 19
Views: 1270

Re: The pinticle of hypocrocy

Wait, so is the "hypocrocy" the fact that the democrats are now going to whine and complain about the nomination process? After they, themselves, made the unprecedented rule changes to weaken the power of the minority party?

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by NoTime
Tue Jan 10, 2017 3:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 209434

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 6

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories ... ummer.html
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Also - Just noticed that G4 is adding LCK - VPS (Destin, FL) as a seasonal route. It starts 5/25.

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories ... ummer.html

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by NoTime
Tue Jan 10, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 209434

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 6

brooklynchris13 wrote:
2) Also concerning PHL, one flight has been upgraded to an E190! I don't know if this has ever been a regular visitor to CMH, but its a pretty interesting upgrade.


That's awesome news. I may have to venture down to take some pics. It looks like it starts on 4/4 (the 1:25 flight), replacing a CRJ.

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by NoTime
Sat Jan 07, 2017 12:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reported shooting at FLL
Replies: 198
Views: 19960

Re: Reported shooting at FLL

Situations like this are complicated and messy. I don't know protocol so I'm not attacking anyone for how this was managed. But I am curious to understand why it has taken so long (5+ hours) to get people off those planes? Was the airport not 'cleared' for safety yet? Gate shortages and lack of gro...

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by NoTime
Sat Jan 07, 2017 12:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White man tortured accused of Trump supporter
Replies: 126
Views: 4412

Re: White man tortured accused of Trump supporter

I'm confused. Who is the president? Like right now, today? I'm guessing you don't spend much time watching the market... :lol: Here's the last ten years. http://www.marketwatch.com/kaavio.Webhost/charts/big.chart?nosettings=1&symb=DJIA&uf=7168&type=2&size=2&sid=1643&style=10...

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by NoTime
Sat Jan 07, 2017 12:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reported shooting at FLL
Replies: 198
Views: 19960

Re: Reported shooting at FLL

Incredibly, it's being reported that the shooter a) was reported to the FBI by a former employer for some of the stuff he was saying, and b) actually walked into an FBI office in Alaska and told officers he was being forced to watch ISIS videos.

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by NoTime
Fri Jan 06, 2017 8:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White man tortured accused of Trump supporter
Replies: 126
Views: 4412

Re: White man tortured accused of Trump supporter

The stock market when Obama took office was hovering around 8000, today it's a hair under 20000. Using your logic that's Obama's doing. No, using my logic, Obama is responsible for a little less than ~1,250 pts per year. The optimism of the upcoming Trump administration is responsible for more than...

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by NoTime
Fri Jan 06, 2017 4:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White man tortured accused of Trump supporter
Replies: 126
Views: 4412

Re: White man tortured accused of Trump supporter

It's not just opinion. Go look at what the market has done (including the record closes) since the election. The stock market when Obama took office was hovering around 8000, today it's a hair under 20000. Using your logic that's Obama's doing. No, using my logic, Obama is responsible for a little ...

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by NoTime
Fri Jan 06, 2017 3:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White man tortured accused of Trump supporter
Replies: 126
Views: 4412

Re: White man tortured accused of Trump supporter

LMP737 wrote:
NoTime wrote:
While a lot of that is true, one obvious error - the record highs for stocks are due entirely to Trump winning the election. .


That is your opinion, do not state it as a fact.


It's not just opinion. Go look at what the market has done (including the record closes) since the election.

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by NoTime
Fri Jan 06, 2017 3:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2 sisters kicked off Allegiant flight prevented from seeing dying father
Replies: 104
Views: 15391

Re: 2 sisters kicked off Allegiant flight prevented from seeing dying father

... the flying public needs to learn that if flight attendant tells you to sit down, you sit down. It is not Allegiant's fault here. If you are on an airplane, you follow instructions no matter what your personal issues are. This flight was a short one time wise. If the sisters had controlled thems...

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by NoTime
Fri Jan 06, 2017 2:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White man tortured accused of Trump supporter
Replies: 126
Views: 4412

Re: White man tortured accused of Trump supporter

The stupid crap of "He's(She's) not MY President!" is silly at the least, bad for the nation at worst (in my opinion). Amen. Yeah an interesting eight years: 14.4 million jobs added. Unemployment at 4.9%, down from 10%. Economy growing about 2% a year. Stocks at record highs Home prices r...

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by NoTime
Mon Dec 26, 2016 8:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Amazon Echo vs Tap vs Dot
Replies: 9
Views: 646

Re: Amazon Echo vs Tap vs Dot

I've had my Echo for six months, or so. It's certainly not life changing, but it is pretty nice to have for music, or for quick questions. One feature we use quite a bit is the shopping list. Throughout the week, as we realize we are running low on certain things, you just tell Alexa to add it to yo...

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by NoTime
Sat Dec 24, 2016 12:35 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Trump targets F-35 program
Replies: 112
Views: 11276

Re: Trump targets F-35 program

Honest question - What aspect of the F-35 can be considered technology that has never existed? Quite a bit. The Stealth coating that is used is a new substance. LM has several patents over it that indicate it provides RF dispersion all the way down the HF frequencies. The F-35 is full of carbon nan...

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by NoTime
Fri Dec 23, 2016 7:35 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Trump targets F-35 program
Replies: 112
Views: 11276

Re: Trump targets F-35 program

There's a difference between building up the military and the price gouging military industrial complex. Contractors need to come in on time and on budget, if they fail they need to be penalised not rewarded. +1 Underestimating cost and development time should reduce OEM profit. Not getting the job...

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by NoTime
Tue Dec 20, 2016 6:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Electoral College Ensures Donald Trump Formally Wins US Presidency
Replies: 98
Views: 3776

Re: Electoral College Ensures Donald Trump Formally Wins US Presidency

Most of the right opposed Obama because of his skin color. Do you ever get tired of throwing those ridiculous generalizations around? I think they are the primary reason most center/right folks around here have quit taking your posts seriously. You are quickly becoming a caricature. Anyone that doe...

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by NoTime
Tue Dec 20, 2016 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pictures: Inaugural EK flight to FLL as seen by Airliners.net
Replies: 13
Views: 5391

Re: Pictures: Inaugural EK flight to FLL as seen by Airliners.net

Great pics! The one of the 777 departing towards the moon is awesome.

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by NoTime
Tue Dec 20, 2016 3:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Electoral College Ensures Donald Trump Formally Wins US Presidency
Replies: 98
Views: 3776

Re: Electoral College Ensures Donald Trump Formally Wins US Presidency

Most of the right opposed Obama because of his skin color. Do you ever get tired of throwing those ridiculous generalizations around? I think they are the primary reason most center/right folks around here have quit taking your posts seriously. You are quickly becoming a caricature. Anyone that doe...

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by NoTime
Mon Dec 19, 2016 6:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian ambassador to Turkey assassinated in Ankara
Replies: 18
Views: 1413

Russian ambassador to Turkey assassinated in Ankara

Wow... Russia's ambassador to Turkey has been assassinated by a Turkish police officer in front of terrified witnesses allegedly in retaliation for the crisis in Aleppo. The gunman reportedly shouted "Allahu Akbar" and said in Turkish "We die in Aleppo, you die here" during the s...

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by NoTime
Fri Dec 16, 2016 3:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave
Replies: 71
Views: 3102

Re: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave

37 hour working week. 5 weeks + 6 days annual leave, fully paid. Sick leave, fully paid. 6 months of maternity leave for the mother, fully paid. 2 weeks for the father, fully paid. An additional 54 weeks of paid maternity leave, at 80% of salary, are available to be split between the parents howeve...

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by NoTime
Fri Dec 16, 2016 2:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Western media lying about Assad
Replies: 80
Views: 3613

Re: Western media lying about Assad

I also wonder if the rebellion wasn't just payback for all the troubles Assad caused/allowed during OIF. There was some opposition ( like everywhere else see the US GOP/Teebaggers ) but no rebellion. conflicts started when snipers took out opposition and nonopposition people. ( similarities to Ukra...

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by NoTime
Fri Dec 16, 2016 1:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Western media lying about Assad
Replies: 80
Views: 3613

Re: Western media lying about Assad

To be honest I enjoy the current reporting in the western media, because after blaming Assad they always fail to name one group, person or organisation which the West should support. Its not just the media. I think most "western" governments can be included in that assessment. In all hone...

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by NoTime
Thu Dec 15, 2016 5:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave
Replies: 71
Views: 3102

Re: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave

Desireable work = the right to work and to choose what work they will do. It seems that for you, it's ok for employers to exercise their rights but god forbid if an employee wants to exercise their rights. Completely asinine. What rights are employees being prevented from exercising? And second, di...

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by NoTime
Wed Dec 14, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave
Replies: 71
Views: 3102

Re: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave

If your interest rates "jumped tremendously" it's because you signed up for a variable rate mortgage, and knew it was a possibility from the beginning. You would have no one to blame but yourself. So if I banked with Wells Fargo and an account was opened under my name, it's my fault for b...

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by NoTime
Wed Dec 14, 2016 1:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave
Replies: 71
Views: 3102

Re: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave

Want evil? Pure capitalism falls under that category. How? Because you might not "win"? Tell me exactly who has which of their basic rights violated by pure capitalism. At the top of my head - those who have had their homes repossessed because they could no longer afford to pay off their ...

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by NoTime
Tue Dec 13, 2016 6:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave
Replies: 71
Views: 3102

Re: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave

einsteinboricua wrote:
NoTime wrote:
But don't force other companies to adopt this by federal fiat.

Then government (at all levels) should then get out of the business of family altogether,


Sounds good to me...

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by NoTime
Tue Dec 13, 2016 5:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave
Replies: 71
Views: 3102

Re: AMEX To Give New Parents In US 20 Weeks Paid Leave

I think something like this should be national policy, Absolutely not. Business should be run how the owners please and if that does not suit you then work somewhere else. Nobody has a basic right to get paid for not working. It is a nice perk, but taking it away as a chip for employers to use is a...

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by NoTime
Mon Dec 12, 2016 4:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Changes to US Social Security
Replies: 56
Views: 2399

Re: Changes to US Social Security

I turn 40 in July. I'm not planning on having SS there for me. I am planning on paying into SS for my entire working life and then I plan for the government basically to get rid of it just as I retire. That's a horrible way to have to plan, but in my opinion it's probably the best way. Because it b...

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by NoTime
Sat Dec 10, 2016 3:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Obama Wants Review Of Russian Election Hacking
Replies: 223
Views: 7506

Re: Obama Wants Review Of Russian Election Hacking

Why does Obama want to review hacking of the Russian elections? Will Putin be overthrown if it's shown that he cheated? Clearly somebody still utterly devastated with the election result going against their political views saw yet another chance to start an election thread and in their moment of gl...

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by NoTime
Thu Dec 08, 2016 1:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42199

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

I was happy to see an An-124 lumbering through the skies of eastern Columbus today while making its way to LCK.

It was apparently a Volga-Dnepr bird coming in from Winnipeg.

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by NoTime
Fri Dec 02, 2016 7:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison
Replies: 89
Views: 3403

Re: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison

He did things. Why do you think he settled in multiple civil rights violation cases, and for the Trump U case? Because he was innocent? Hell no, he did it because he was guilty as hell and he figured paying a few bucks was a cheap way out. With such strong evidence, perhaps you should go to a news ...

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by NoTime
Fri Dec 02, 2016 7:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison
Replies: 89
Views: 3403

Re: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison

I guess you don't see the embarrassment worldwide of the next POTUS going into twitter rages. That flies right over your head. He won't take national security briefings, but has time to fly into a rage on Twitter. Ahhh, but that's not what this is about, is it? This thread, that you started, was ab...

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by NoTime
Fri Dec 02, 2016 3:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison
Replies: 89
Views: 3403

Re: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison

So in other words the answer to my question is no, she was not then and is not now President-Elect of the United States. Thank you. Again, I draw your attention to the fact that these frothers and wailers are upset that the President-Elect, who in two months will swear to uphold the Constitution of...

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by NoTime
Thu Dec 01, 2016 8:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison
Replies: 89
Views: 3403

Re: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison

Yup. Pretty dumb of her to do that. Then again, she wasn't then, and isn't now, the President-Elect of the United States. No, but the very people frothing and wailing about a tweet from Trump, are the ones who likely voted for Hillary... and she did much more than just tweet about prosecuting flag ...

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by NoTime
Thu Dec 01, 2016 4:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison
Replies: 89
Views: 3403

Re: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison

You guys still haven't quite figured out how badly Trump is trolling you with this one...?

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by NoTime
Thu Dec 01, 2016 2:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Opec countries agree first oil output cut in eight years.
Replies: 31
Views: 1686

Re: Opec countries agree first oil output cut in eight years.

Exactly. Fracking is an expensive process and only justifiable with high oil prices (much higher than today's). Unless oil gets back up to around the $100 range, those thinking the US can simply frack their way out of a rise in oil prices may be very disappointed. That's not really true anymore. Th...

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by NoTime
Wed Nov 30, 2016 9:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Opec countries agree first oil output cut in eight years.
Replies: 31
Views: 1686

Re: Opec countries agree first oil output cut in eight years.

US and Canada currently produce 12.3 million barrels per day, OPEC and friends are cutting 1.2 million barrels per day. So if demand remains roughly flat US and CA need to increase production by 10%. Aren't there a lot of companies in the US and Canada that have scaled back their production because...

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by NoTime
Tue Nov 29, 2016 7:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison
Replies: 89
Views: 3403

Re: Trump: Burn The Flag, Go To Prison

Are there any flags that should be illegal to burn?

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by NoTime
Tue Nov 29, 2016 4:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fidel Castro Dies At 90
Replies: 112
Views: 4412

Re: Fidel Castro Dies At 90

Firstly, fuck the righties who think Communinism is a dirty word. It has only killed roughly a hundred million people, and impoverished countless more, in the last hundred years or so. So, let's give it another chance, right? I'm sure the next despot to implement it will finally get it right. Capit...

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by NoTime
Tue Nov 29, 2016 4:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wing-engined > Rear-engined (Passenger Appeal)?
Replies: 55
Views: 8427

Re: Wing-engined > Rear-engined (Passenger Appeal)?

True, but there are still a lot of rear engined regional jets out there. When the CRJ900's dy up, I doubt we'll see any new rear mounted engines, unless COMAC figures out how to sell planes in the U.S. That kind of gets us back to the original question - will/should Bombardier plan to close up shop...

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by NoTime
Tue Nov 29, 2016 3:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fidel Castro Dies At 90
Replies: 112
Views: 4412

Re: Fidel Castro Dies At 90

coolian2 wrote:
Firstly, fuck the righties who think Communinism is a dirty word.


It has only killed roughly a hundred million people, and impoverished countless more, in the last hundred years or so. So, let's give it another chance, right? I'm sure the next despot to implement it will finally get it right.

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 27, 2016 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wing-engined > Rear-engined (Passenger Appeal)?
Replies: 55
Views: 8427

Re: Wing-engined > Rear-engined (Passenger Appeal)?

I wonder if some of the replies to this thread aren't giving passengers enough credit regarding how they make their decisions. While I'm sure the majority of them don't pay a lot of attention the first time they fly an airline or a particular route (giving, as others have already said, more importan...

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