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Forum: Jet Blast
14th Oct 2021, 16:15
Replies: 9,389
Views: 814,403
Posted By old,not bold

I wonder why anyone would assume that? The same...

I wonder why anyone would assume that? The same electorate voted to back BoJo and his bunch of lying chancers with their "Take Control" nonsense. But there you go, they won the day. And now we are in...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Oct 2021, 16:45
Replies: 431
Views: 27,808
Posted By old,not bold

KnC, I do understand that you have a large stock...

KnC, I do understand that you have a large stock of outrage ready to dispense in your role as Defender of the Forum against everything you deem to be inappropriate, so I'll just have to struggle...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Oct 2021, 10:27
Replies: 431
Views: 27,808
Posted By old,not bold

I read that to my wife for a good laugh and, blow...

I read that to my wife for a good laugh and, blow me, she went out on the same day and laid in a frozen stock of the dreadful green balls.

"Just in case", she said.

A lot of suicides occur...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Oct 2021, 10:09
Replies: 22
Views: 1,939
Posted By old,not bold

Thank you for that which clears it up...

Thank you for that which clears it up comprehensively. I'm wondering, though, whether the waste product from all that coffee is dumped while airborne rather than removed after landing. The sortie...
11th Oct 2021, 17:37
Replies: 20
Views: 3,326
Posted By old,not bold

Seems very likely.........

Seems very likely...... (https://www.key.aero/article/avro-anson-flies-new-colours )
Forum: Jet Blast
11th Oct 2021, 11:28
Replies: 22
Views: 1,939
Posted By old,not bold

Many thanks, both. That answers what it's all...

Many thanks, both. That answers what it's all about. But how the hell do they manage such precision? As far as I can tell there's a variable light north-westerly wind blowing, which can't make it...
Forum: Jet Blast
11th Oct 2021, 10:25
Replies: 22
Views: 1,939
Posted By old,not bold

How do they do it?

I've been watching flightradar24 for the last 20 or so minutes, specifically a King Air doing some kind of survey over Exeter. Where it matters, It is being flown with incredible accuracy. I realise...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Oct 2021, 17:41
Replies: 26
Views: 2,589
Posted By old,not bold

My grandchildren have just informed me that...

My grandchildren have just informed me that Farcebook "is for old people; we haven't used it for years."

I realise that what they now go to instead is just as dreadful (eg TikTok but apparently...
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Oct 2021, 10:14
Replies: 9,389
Views: 814,403
Posted By old,not bold

There is a fatal flaw in anything the bozo says. ...

There is a fatal flaw in anything the bozo says. His pronouncements are no more than fatuous slogans, delivered to amuse rather than inform, while deflecting criticism. They contain no discernible...
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Oct 2021, 17:01
Replies: 26
Views: 2,589
Posted By old,not bold

Some years ago one of my grandchildren created a...

Some years ago one of my grandchildren created a Farcebook account for me. I never use it, but I do look occasionally (ie once a year) to see how the list of friends of whom I have never heard has...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Oct 2021, 14:50
Replies: 431
Views: 27,808
Posted By old,not bold

I love the way that the London-centric media are...

I love the way that the London-centric media are still reporting fuel shortages and huge queues as a continuing "nationwide" crisis.

It might be in the South-East, but down 'ere in Devon, fuel...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Oct 2021, 12:30
Replies: 11
Views: 1,597
Posted By old,not bold

I've no longer any inside knowledge, having sold...

I've no longer any inside knowledge, having sold up and retired earlier this year, but based on past form it has to be No 3.
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Oct 2021, 12:19
Replies: 9,389
Views: 814,403
Posted By old,not bold

I can't keep up with the detail of everything...

I can't keep up with the detail of everything that's collapsing around our ears as the whole of the UK's population, instead of just under half, begins to realise that the fantasy world created by...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Oct 2021, 11:40
Replies: 48
Views: 4,735
Posted By old,not bold

What utter claptrap. Many of us hold, or have...

What utter claptrap. Many of us hold, or have held, positions requiring leadership, where mistakes are simply not tolerated because we have the training and experience needed to avoid them. That's...
Forum: Jet Blast
28th Sep 2021, 16:00
Replies: 802
Views: 174,341
Posted By old,not bold

Some identity theft going on here, I think; see...

Some identity theft going on here, I think; see this website...
28th Sep 2021, 15:29
Replies: 30
Views: 9,812
Posted By old,not bold

My basic PPL instructor at Sleap, the late, great...

My basic PPL instructor at Sleap, the late, great Adam Wojda, ex-Polish and Royal Air Forces, taught me what he called fishtailing on final approach, used, he said, by piston-engine fighter pilots to...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Sep 2021, 18:57
Replies: 245
Views: 49,479
Posted By old,not bold

Yes, and what's more unbelievable is that the...

Yes, and what's more unbelievable is that the person with the camera did nothing except keep filming.
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Sep 2021, 14:12
Replies: 9,389
Views: 814,403
Posted By old,not bold

So now we have our Home Secretary decreeing that...

So now we have our Home Secretary decreeing that the inflatables used by immigrants must, in certain circumstances, be pushed/turned back to France

And how precisely will they do that, Ms Home...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Sep 2021, 09:49
Replies: 44
Views: 3,989
Posted By old,not bold

It helps to have a car which applies the...

It helps to have a car which applies the electronic "handbrake" as soon as you stop the car, and only releases it on a positive press of the accelerator so long as you have not, in a Darwinian...
Forum: Jet Blast
19th Aug 2021, 10:58
Replies: 802
Views: 174,341
Posted By old,not bold

Re "smart" meters.........I will get one if and...

Re "smart" meters.........I will get one if and when all the technical issues have been resolved and there is a clear advantage to having one. The blatant and persistent lie that having one "reduces...
Forum: Rotorheads
31st Jul 2021, 17:29
Replies: 16
Views: 2,845
Posted By old,not bold

Very clever, but is it any better than a...

Very clever, but is it any better than a traditional rotor driven by an electric motor and battery? I would have thought that the energy needed to keep the ship airborne would be the same, whether...
30th Jul 2021, 21:13
Replies: 17
Views: 5,045
Posted By old,not bold

Nobrainer. Take a Uber, it'll be quicker.

Nobrainer. Take a Uber, it'll be quicker.
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Jul 2021, 08:41
Replies: 9,389
Views: 814,403
Posted By old,not bold

No, it doesn't. Of course there was shoddy...

No, it doesn't. Of course there was shoddy workmanship. But the fundamental problem is the material itself, and where he responsibility for supplying and using it rests. Hence the repeated use of the...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Jul 2021, 18:30
Replies: 9,389
Views: 814,403
Posted By old,not bold

Another day, another member of Bojo's gang lying...

Another day, another member of Bojo's gang lying away on the Andrew Marr show.

This time it was one Robert Jenrick, and the bit that made me throw things was his use of the words "shoddy...
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Jul 2021, 13:18
Replies: 8,635
Views: 472,759
Posted By old,not bold

"Ich bin ein Berliner" cried young Jack, which...

"Ich bin ein Berliner" cried young Jack,
which rather took the Germans aback.
Did he mean that his schwanz
could be seen in a glance,
to resemble ein Wurst in a sack?
...
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