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For those unaware, we grew up on Baa Baa Black Sheep (under its alternate title, Black Sheep Squadron-occasionally in the local Officers’ Quarters). We chanced to discover upon the following: https://www.radialconversions.com/ http://www.rotecengines.com/Projects/BrianKelly.html Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HdqLQEpZoA Upon referral to Dad (who also introduced me to airplanes, and to proper–read: round) engines, he said “That radial RV is … Continue reading
Any further commentary about our procrastination will henceforth be met with derisive laughter, then immediate deletion.
Cuius est solum, eius est usque ad coelum et ad inferos, goes the axiom. Property rights extend not just to the surface, but infinitely out to space. This set us to thinking about a Robert Heinlein novella, The Man Who Sold the Moon. If we could somehow arrange to be directly under the Moon, we’d have … Continue reading
TSA to continue allowing small knives on planes, this time on purpose. Because, really, they’ve been so effective at catching them thus far.
http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/10/04/gore-blames-denver-altitude-for-obama-debate-performance/ “I’m going to say something controversial here,” Gore said on Current TV, the channel he helped found. “Obama arrived in Denver at 2 p.m. today, just a few hours before the debate started. Romney did his debate prep in Denver. When you go to 5,000 feet, and you only have a few hours to … Continue reading