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Forum: Jet Blast
16th May 2022, 16:51
Replies: 606
Views: 291,295
Posted By visibility3miles

What is that in the post by ehwatezedoing?

What is that in the post by ehwatezedoing?
Forum: Flying Solo
16th May 2022, 01:15
Replies: 15
Views: 1,714
Posted By visibility3miles

A friend of mine committed suicide and I and...

A friend of mine committed suicide and I and many, many of his friends missed him terribly. We wished he talked to us before made his final decision.

I think he got so caught up in his worries...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th May 2022, 00:45
Replies: 52
Views: 3,915
Posted By visibility3miles

I’ve been told by “birders” that bird populations...

I’ve been told by “birders” that bird populations have dropped significantly.

A year or so ago, a bird flu, or some mysterious ailment, was causing birds to drop dead in my area.

They asked...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th May 2022, 16:19
Replies: 12
Views: 2,316
Posted By visibility3miles

I enjoyed watching “New Tricks,” and wondered if...

I enjoyed watching “New Tricks,” and wondered if something was up when he vanished from the show to “move to America.”

[I haven’t watched the entire series, but binge watched it for a while.]
...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th May 2022, 19:53
Replies: 29
Views: 3,494
Posted By visibility3miles

I recently stopped communicating with someone...

I recently stopped communicating with someone because their knee-jerk reaction when they disagreed with me was to call me stupid and say things like, “Why don’t you look it up rather than…”

If I’m...
Forum: Jet Blast
9th May 2022, 20:22
Replies: 61
Views: 6,474
Posted By visibility3miles

Cool. Although I have no idea how a 6” slide rule...

Cool. Although I have no idea how a 6” slide rule could possibly give that level of accuracy…

Three digits would be the limit, IMHO.

I did have a chance to meet Linus Pauling in California in...
Forum: Jet Blast
9th May 2022, 15:05
Replies: 61
Views: 6,474
Posted By visibility3miles

Having been a teaching assistant in the past, it...

Having been a teaching assistant in the past, it always amazed me when some student would show me an eight digit figure on their calculator with absolute confidence that it was the correct answer...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th May 2022, 14:38
Replies: 42
Views: 4,869
Posted By visibility3miles

I once lived in an apartment where people would...

I once lived in an apartment where people would dump the junk mail on the ground by the letter boxes rather than throwing it away in a bin.

One time, I spoke to the mailman as he was delivering...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th May 2022, 02:49
Replies: 47
Views: 9,801
Posted By visibility3miles

More than once, I’ve been at a restaurant and...

More than once, I’ve been at a restaurant and watched a young guy on a date with a young lady, and he’s chatting away on his cell phone with someone else, no doubt feeling like he’s important and...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th May 2022, 02:35
Replies: 2,680
Views: 972,612
Posted By visibility3miles

There are people in the US who admire Hitler and...

There are people in the US who admire Hitler and the Nazis.

Does that give Putin the right to have a military operation in the US to protect its citizens from Nazi sympathizers?

I don’t think...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th May 2022, 21:18
Replies: 696
Views: 78,619
Posted By visibility3miles

EDTA helps remove rust stains from clothing. ...

EDTA helps remove rust stains from clothing.
———
Oxalic acid:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxalic_acid
Forum: Jet Blast
4th May 2022, 01:19
Replies: 2,680
Views: 972,612
Posted By visibility3miles

Remote lockouts reportedly stop Russian troops...

Remote lockouts reportedly stop Russian troops from using stolen Ukrainian farm equipmentTroops hauled the inoperable equipment as far as 700 miles away

Russian troops stole almost $5 million...
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd May 2022, 23:57
Replies: 606
Views: 291,295
Posted By visibility3miles

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/467x640/image_97ea498d0dcbcddc328889e58e3066819cf1ede9.jpeg
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd May 2022, 23:37
Replies: 606
Views: 291,295
Posted By visibility3miles

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/418x291/image_92adef2caff41c9942a04f03c3784aee41152635.jpeg
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd May 2022, 01:33
Replies: 45
Views: 10,657
Posted By visibility3miles

It’s the end of the world as we know it. REM ...

It’s the end of the world as we know it. REM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z0GFRcFm-aY
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd May 2022, 18:55
Replies: 80
Views: 7,266
Posted By visibility3miles

If Elon Musk is all for free speech, will he...

If Elon Musk is all for free speech, will he allow union organizers full access to his Tesla plants to organize labor?

Tesla has a reputation for being sexist and racist, and under-reporting...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st May 2022, 21:40
Replies: 64
Views: 9,205
Posted By visibility3miles

Part of the problem was probably that the pilot...

Part of the problem was probably that the pilot felt extreme pressure, whether implicit or explicit, to get the passengers to their destination in time for a basketball game for the children.

It...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st May 2022, 00:26
Replies: 64
Views: 9,205
Posted By visibility3miles

California normally has outstandingly good...

California normally has outstandingly good weather, unless it doesn’t due to rain or fog

Ever heard the Mamas and the Papas song, “It never Rains in California”?

Especially Southern California,...
Forum: Jet Blast
30th Apr 2022, 18:03
Forum: Jet Blast
30th Apr 2022, 17:54
Replies: 42
Views: 4,869
Posted By visibility3miles

I once had to deal with a health insurance...

I once had to deal with a health insurance company on behalf of my mother.

The “contact us” put me into a message system of press 1 for x, 2 for y, 3 for z, etc., etc., with absolutely no way to...
Forum: Jet Blast
29th Apr 2022, 01:25
Replies: 16
Views: 2,608
Posted By visibility3miles

When every minute counts, and you know exactly...

When every minute counts, and you know exactly where to go, it makes sense to drive the patient directly to the ER rather than wait for an ambulance to get dispatched, find your location, and then...
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Apr 2022, 18:24
Replies: 28
Views: 2,676
Posted By visibility3miles

Stagger Umm, no, not one of my landings. ...

Stagger
Umm, no, not one of my landings.

Although I have landed in stiff breezes near oceans, that one is well beyond my skill set.
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Apr 2022, 17:42
Replies: 28
Views: 2,676
Posted By visibility3miles

I’m not suggesting that Sully had much choice in...

I’m not suggesting that Sully had much choice in the matter.

What I tried to say is that if the landing surface was moving away from him at the time, it made for a slightly gentler landing.

In...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Apr 2022, 14:47
Replies: 78
Views: 10,025
Posted By visibility3miles

As a child, I used to love the chicken pot pies...

As a child, I used to love the chicken pot pies served at a nearby Howard Johnson’s, a now nearly non-existent restaurant chain.

I did notice over the years that the amount of chicken dropped...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Apr 2022, 14:35
Replies: 28
Views: 2,676
Posted By visibility3miles

The “Miracle on the Hudson” was probably aided by...

The “Miracle on the Hudson” was probably aided by the fact that the tide was going out when they landed on the river, which was heading to the ocean at around six knots at the time, in the same...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Apr 2022, 14:30
Replies: 28
Views: 2,676
Posted By visibility3miles

And modern cataract surgery with artificial...

And modern cataract surgery with artificial lenses…
Forum: Jet Blast
25th Apr 2022, 01:08
Replies: 46
Views: 8,015
Posted By visibility3miles

The thing is, way back when, I paid a whole lot...

The thing is, way back when, I paid a whole lot less money for a simple phone line, even after you adjusted for inflation.

We recently dumped our land line phone because we were getting scam phone...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Apr 2022, 19:46
Replies: 46
Views: 8,015
Posted By visibility3miles

An inane aspect about Amazon is that once you...

An inane aspect about Amazon is that once you have purchased a specific item from them, which probably won’t fall to pieces within a few days, is that they keep suggesting that you buy it again…....
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Apr 2022, 18:20
Replies: 46
Views: 8,015
Posted By visibility3miles

I use https://duckduckgo.com as a default...

I use
https://duckduckgo.com
as a default search engine. Supposedly, they protect your privacy, but given that they don’t rely on ads, I don’t know how they stay in business.

But as I mentioned...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Apr 2022, 14:26
Replies: 46
Views: 8,015
Posted By visibility3miles

In addition, many websites use Google as their...

In addition, many websites use Google as their search engine when you try to find something on their site.

Google (and Facebook) cheerfully harvests every scrap of information it can about you to...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Apr 2022, 14:23
Replies: 46
Views: 8,015
Posted By visibility3miles

I was in front of Alexa when I told the person I...

I was in front of Alexa when I told the person I was talking to about a friend’s heart attack. Alexa immediately chimed in with a list of heart attack symptoms.

Alexa is not supposed to eavesdrop...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Apr 2022, 00:35
Replies: 9,767
Views: 568,347
Posted By visibility3miles

Now that our Springtime has sprung

Now that our Springtime has sprung
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Apr 2022, 23:25
Replies: 15,515
Views: 2,537,850
Posted By visibility3miles

Was he following the GPS instructions when this...

Was he following the GPS instructions when this seemed feasible?
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Apr 2022, 19:49
Replies: 61
Views: 7,042
Posted By visibility3miles

Point taken…

Point taken…
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Apr 2022, 19:43
Replies: 61
Views: 7,042
Posted By visibility3miles

Actually, one of the victims they included in...

Actually, one of the victims they included in their mock up of the building might have been yellow, and you can hear them joking about, “There goes the Ninja,” i.e., the Asian.

The people in the...
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