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by L.1011
Thu Dec 14, 2006 12:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: McDonnell Douglas Paper Planes
Replies: 50
Views: 12992

RE: McDonnell Douglas Paper Planes

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by L.1011
Wed Dec 13, 2006 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: McDonnell Douglas Paper Planes
Replies: 50
Views: 12992

RE: McDonnell Douglas Paper Planes

I just thought of another one: the HSCT.

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by L.1011
Wed Dec 13, 2006 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: McDonnell Douglas Paper Planes
Replies: 50
Views: 12992

RE: McDonnell Douglas Paper Planes

Was the MD-XX seriously considered by any airlines? How far along did it get in development?

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by L.1011
Wed Dec 13, 2006 11:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: McDonnell Douglas Paper Planes
Replies: 50
Views: 12992

McDonnell Douglas Paper Planes

I was just reading an old topic on the predecessor proposals to the A380 and the <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-12 came into my mind. Looking through my library I also remembered the <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-XX, the <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11's ...

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by L.1011
Mon Dec 11, 2006 8:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am L10s?
Replies: 21
Views: 4750

RE: Pan Am L10s?

If only aviation enthusiasts made aviation movies...

Thanks for the info, that explains it.

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by L.1011
Mon Dec 11, 2006 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am L10s?
Replies: 21
Views: 4750

Pan Am L10s?

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by L.1011
Wed Jun 29, 2005 10:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Craig Ferguson: Who Actually Likes This Guy!?
Replies: 11
Views: 2223

RE: Craig Ferguson: Who Actually Likes This Guy!?

I really don't mind his first two segments or so. But I think Conan has a much better show overall.

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by L.1011
Mon Jun 27, 2005 11:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines And Gay Rights
Replies: 154
Views: 14460

RE: Airlines And Gay Rights

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by L.1011
Mon Jun 27, 2005 8:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Which Are 'true' International Football Rivalries?
Replies: 26
Views: 4625

RE: Which Are 'true' International Football Rivalries?

I didn't know Argentina was in the NFL!

Signed,
America  Wink

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by L.1011
Mon Jun 27, 2005 1:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Queen's English Test
Replies: 87
Views: 2735

RE: Queen's English Test

The Hamburger
Great Britain salutes you for scoring a staggering 24%

And America salutes you for scoring a staggering 76% on English that makes sense.  Wink

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by L.1011
Sun Jun 26, 2005 12:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rev. Billy Graham: What Is He?
Replies: 80
Views: 3109

RE: Rev. Billy Graham: What Is He?

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by L.1011
Sat Jun 25, 2005 12:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Abortion Justified?
Replies: 99
Views: 2409

RE: Is Abortion Justified?

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by L.1011
Sat Jun 25, 2005 12:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Catholic Pharmacist Won't Sell Contraceptives
Replies: 77
Views: 2318

RE: Catholic Pharmacist Won't Sell Contraceptives

Old news. All he's doing is losing business, so what do we care? If he thinks he is preventing people from having sex he really overestimates how much the average citizen of the developed world cares about religion.

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by L.1011
Sat Jun 25, 2005 12:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Abortion Justified?
Replies: 99
Views: 2409

RE: Is Abortion Justified?

I always found it odd and bizzare that most of the people who support legal abortions also support animal rights. People justify animal rights by saying that they can feel pain and so on. I fully understand that point of view, but I think that many grounds (eg Greenpeace, PETA, ALF) take it to a rid...

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by L.1011
Sat Jun 25, 2005 11:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bank Bans Christian Anti-gay Group
Replies: 66
Views: 3430

RE: Bank Bans Christian Anti-gay Group

Certainly, deplorable, disgusting groups like this that seek to deprive and oppress the civil rights and liberties of a given group of people that have violated no logical (malum in se) law don't deserve the continued civil rights and liberties we grant them, but in our infinite benevolency and sear...

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by L.1011
Thu Jun 23, 2005 7:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Troop Shortage? Call God....
Replies: 36
Views: 1857

RE: Troop Shortage? Call God....

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by L.1011
Mon Jun 20, 2005 8:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Man Accused Of Abusing 36 000 (!) Children.
Replies: 25
Views: 2771

RE: Man Accused Of Abusing 36 000 (!) Children.

Another damn good reason to introduce the electric chair...the solar-powered electric chair. Nice and slow.

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by L.1011
Fri Jun 10, 2005 7:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Chinese Military Build Up...we Missed It?
Replies: 46
Views: 2434

RE: Chinese Military Build Up...we Missed It?

More than anyone else, I blame Richard Nixon for this mess. Replacing the (relatively at the time) free Republic of China with Red China was the most foolish thing the US could have done for its long term security. If the current First World wants to crush the influence of that totalitarian state be...

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by L.1011
Fri Jun 10, 2005 6:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What The Hell Did I Ever Do To The World?
Replies: 31
Views: 3805

RE: What The Hell Did I Ever Do To The World?

Well, if it helps you at all, I've had an excellent week. My girlfriend and I...well never mind. My town continues to expend exhoribitant amounts of money (that it actually has) on a new system of Parkways, major renovations to our award winning high school, and a completely new downtown. And they j...

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by L.1011
Thu Jun 09, 2005 7:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Capitalism And Cows
Replies: 6
Views: 1512

RE: Capitalism And Cows

I have a very similar list in my AIM profile. However, I'd like to add a bunch not in the thread starter. The list I found was titled xxxxx Capitalism instead of xxxxx Country. Canadian Capitalism: You have two cows. Let’s make a hockey team, eh? Cuban Capitalism: You have two cows. They try to swim...

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by L.1011
Thu Jun 09, 2005 7:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Global Warming And Climate Cycles
Replies: 4
Views: 1838

Global Warming And Climate Cycles

Last night I watched that trashy movie "The Day After Tomorrow." Needless to say, I found it scientifically laughable and rather ridiculous story-wise. But, it did raise some interesting questions for me. As I understand it, our current level of greenhouse gas emission has the effect of putting off ...

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by L.1011
Thu Jun 09, 2005 5:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 114
Views: 4500

RE: What Languages Do You Speak?

Fluent in English, obviously. Learning French in high school, getting good at it. Can understand a lot of German and Spanish, and speak a little bit of German.

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by L.1011
Thu Jun 09, 2005 5:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Zimbabwe: World Football Champions!
Replies: 4
Views: 1644

RE: Zimbabwe: World Football Champions!

Now do you see why we don't play soccer (or as you call it, football)?

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by L.1011
Wed Jun 08, 2005 7:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Class President Candidate's Day
Replies: 1
Views: 1634

Class President Candidate's Day

Tomorrow is Candidate's Day at my high school. I'm running for reelection as President, and I've written my speech, but I'd like some input on how to improve it. Here's my current text. Everyone here, standing in front of you, running for President has a different agenda and a different reason for r...

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by L.1011
Wed Jun 08, 2005 4:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Thinking About Getting Limewire? Help Please
Replies: 11
Views: 2368

RE: Thinking About Getting Limewire? Help Please

Trust me, Bearshare is a far superior program to Limewire. www.bearshare.com

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by L.1011
Tue Jun 07, 2005 9:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kerry To Push For Bush Impeachment?
Replies: 68
Views: 3552

RE: Kerry To Push For Bush Impeachment?

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by L.1011
Mon Jun 06, 2005 9:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: UK Users :Agree With The "pay-per-mile" Plan?
Replies: 39
Views: 3225

RE: UK Users :Agree With The "pay-per-mile" Plan?

I'd have to agree with Mdsh00 that Americans would never put up with that. We'd to say "to hell with you" and vote that party out. I could see a Democrat from some ultra liberal district like California 8 (Nancy Pelosi) or New York 15 (Charlie Rangel) proposing it on a dubious environmental basis. I...

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by L.1011
Sun Jun 05, 2005 9:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's Bigger...by Far!
Replies: 22
Views: 5156

RE: Delta's Bigger...by Far!

The reason <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>'s passenger numbers seat far below <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym>'s, despite relatively comparable revenue, is <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>'s position towards carrying high-yield low-volume bus...

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by L.1011
Tue May 31, 2005 10:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: American? The United States?
Replies: 60
Views: 3796

RE: American? The United States?

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by L.1011
Thu May 26, 2005 11:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Paris Hilton Commercial Banned From TV
Replies: 56
Views: 3467

RE: Paris Hilton Commercial Banned From TV

I'm also not really enticed to buy the burger by the commercial. But honestly, don't we have better things to do than get pissy over a skank on top of a Bentley. Censorship has never solved anything and it never will. Let Carl's Jr. play their stupid commercial and waste their money.

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by L.1011
Wed May 25, 2005 9:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone Still Use Cursive Writing?
Replies: 35
Views: 3573

RE: Anyone Still Use Cursive Writing?

We were taught cursive in 2nd grade. We were constantly threatened that teachers in the next grade were going to require cursive. None ever did. It was an idle threat just like "high school is going to be way harder than middle school". Bullshit!

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by L.1011
Wed May 25, 2005 9:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Syria Cuts Ties With US . . . .
Replies: 44
Views: 2286

RE: Syria Cuts Ties With US . . . .

Looks like we won't even have to play Pin the Tail on the Dictator to pick our next target!  Smile

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by L.1011
Wed May 25, 2005 6:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Comedian Bill Maher Angers Congressman
Replies: 45
Views: 2205

RE: Comedian Bill Maher Angers Congressman

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by L.1011
Tue May 24, 2005 9:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Filibuster Averted, Senators Have Agreement
Replies: 56
Views: 1548

Filibuster Averted, Senators Have Agreement

Also involved in this are Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-<acronym title="Shandong Airlines (China)">SC</acronym>) and Joe Lieberman (D-<acronym title="Air Sofia (Bulgaria)">CT</acronym>). I congratulate these 14 Senators on averting what would have been a very nasty situation. I have found myself very diss...

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by L.1011
Tue May 24, 2005 9:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing New Product Announcement Tomorrow!
Replies: 86
Views: 17883

RE: Boeing New Product Announcement Tomorrow!

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by L.1011
Mon May 23, 2005 10:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Have You Ever Been Banned?
Replies: 135
Views: 4742

RE: Have You Ever Been Banned?

Yeah, I've gone to the slammer twice or thrice. Generally for participating in the All-American sports of war mongering and France bashing.  Wink

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by L.1011
Mon May 23, 2005 10:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: History-Not Important?
Replies: 16
Views: 5306

RE: History-Not Important?

Of course history is important. Just ask the people living under a dictator THEY elected AFTER Hitler.

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by L.1011
Sat May 21, 2005 12:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump To NY Officials - "Rebuild Twin Towers!"
Replies: 109
Views: 5344

RE: Trump To NY Officials - "Rebuild Twin Towers!"

I also vote for a big ass Stars and Stripes on the spire.

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by L.1011
Sat May 21, 2005 11:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 160mph Copper Acquitted
Replies: 54
Views: 2178

RE: 160mph Copper Acquitted

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by L.1011
Wed May 18, 2005 9:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump To NY Officials - "Rebuild Twin Towers!"
Replies: 109
Views: 5344

RE: Trump To NY Officials - "Rebuild Twin Towers!"

The moral of the story here is, these twin towers are more than office buildings. They must be giant middle fingers to Bin Laden and his anti-American cronies. I don't know about you, but I want those middle fingers to be bigger and better than those before it. Making them the tallest in the world j...

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by L.1011
Mon May 16, 2005 4:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America's "Christian Heritage"
Replies: 29
Views: 1768

RE: America's "Christian Heritage"

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by L.1011
Sun May 15, 2005 7:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America's "Christian Heritage"
Replies: 29
Views: 1768

America's "Christian Heritage"

Some of you may be aware of my recent shift in opinion from the neoconservative to libertarian wing of the Republican Party (still support the Bush Doctrine) and my recent abandonment of Christianity. In light of this, I would like to once and for all expose the myth that is America's "Christian Her...

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by L.1011
Sat May 14, 2005 12:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Interracial Relationships: Your Thoughts?
Replies: 115
Views: 3156

RE: Interracial Relationships: Your Thoughts?

Why the hell not? 3 Facts that make this "Interracial" thing a bunch of <acronym title="British International Helicopters">BS</acronym> *There is more genetic differentiation between members of the same race than members of two different races. *The average white person has 2% black ancestry. *The a...

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by L.1011
Wed May 11, 2005 10:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Scariest Words In The English Language?
Replies: 106
Views: 4396

RE: Scariest Words In The English Language?

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by L.1011
Mon May 02, 2005 9:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: USA: Boy Are We Hipocrits!
Replies: 51
Views: 2494

RE: USA: Boy Are We Hipocrits!

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by L.1011
Mon May 02, 2005 7:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Research Help: Researching An Airliner
Replies: 9
Views: 1924

RE: Research Help: Researching An Airliner

Well, I can help you with the more general stuff. It was the 1012th DC-9 built, or the 36th <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-80. It first flew on July 7, 1981 under the test registration N304RC. It was delivered to Muse Air (an airline based out of Dallas started by an ex-WN exec which t...

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by L.1011
Sat Apr 30, 2005 9:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Christ's Living Relatives... Do They Exist?
Replies: 76
Views: 2952

RE: Christ's Living Relatives... Do They Exist?

What leads everybody to believe Jesus wasn't married? As stated above, fact is the Bible loses track of Jesus for quite a while. For all we know, he had 6 wives and 700 kids and half the planet is decended from him at this point. There is no historical evidence (the Bible is not historical evidence)...

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by L.1011
Thu Apr 28, 2005 8:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Laptop Speaker Problem
Replies: 6
Views: 1442

RE: Laptop Speaker Problem

The symptoms you describe have nothing to do with speakers. They are the computer. Nearly all computer speakers are "dumb", they eat up and spit out what the sound card feeds them. It almost sounds like this could be heat related. Have you had the computer in the same location for an extended period...

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by L.1011
Fri Apr 22, 2005 1:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: FBI Protects BIN LADENS'S Privacy
Replies: 14
Views: 1339

RE: FBI Protects BIN LADENS'S Privacy

<a href="http://www.ebaumsworld.com/forumfun/negative11.jpg" target=_blank><img src="http://www.ebaumsworld.com/forumfun/negative11.jpg" width=650 height=349 alt="http://www.ebaumsworld.com/forumfun/negative11.jpg" border=0></a> Honestly, do you think the FBI or any other branch of the US government...

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by L.1011
Wed Apr 20, 2005 11:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Nutty Zealots See Mary Again...
Replies: 44
Views: 1738

RE: Nutty Zealots See Mary Again...

Nutjobetry is not unique to any religion or any point of view for that matter. Catholics have their Mary-hunters, Protestants have Fred Phelps, Muslims have Osama Bin Laden, Liberals have George Soros, and Libertarians have <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-90. You cannot use a few fringe...

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