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Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 16:25
Replies: 48
Views: 4,379
Posted By allan907

Yeah. The Oz politics thread was very similar. ...

Yeah. The Oz politics thread was very similar.

There were a couple of malcontents masquerading under a variety of names over the years and re-inventing themselves as soon as they were banned. ...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 16:14
Replies: 26
Views: 2,369
Posted By allan907

The makers of Lucozade certainly missed a trick...

The makers of Lucozade certainly missed a trick years ago when they could have marketed it as Red Bull or somesuch loony name.
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 16:12
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,610,335
Posted By allan907

Pictures here...

Pictures here http://www.pprune.org/military-aircrew/500128-i-selling-poppies.html

Unfortunately PPRuNe does not let me post pics under this name tag and I am, apparently, permanently banned from...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 10:21
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,610,335
Posted By allan907

Just watching the news and the segment about the...

Just watching the news and the segment about the Royal visit to Canberra.

Those wearing poppies:

The newsreader
HRH Prince Charles
Duchess of Cornwall
The Hon Tony Abbott

Those not...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 10:06
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,610,335
Posted By allan907

"Not pulling your weight" is the comment passed...

"Not pulling your weight" is the comment passed by Clinton and Panetta prior to their visit to Australia this coming week.

Needless to say Smith and Gillard are saying that our defence effort is...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 09:43
Replies: 52
Views: 5,038
Posted By allan907

I loved the fact that the RH cylinder is, in...

I loved the fact that the RH cylinder is, in fact, from Salmon Trout a locomotive long since gone.

http://www.railbrit.co.uk/imageenlarge/img.php?src=29799
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 09:05
Replies: 52
Views: 5,038
Posted By allan907

I believe that even Tornado is now, no longer,...

I believe that even Tornado is now, no longer, original as parts have been replaced.
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 07:20
Replies: 52
Views: 5,038
Posted By allan907

Define original. Is it the locomotive as...

Define original.

Is it the locomotive as built in 1923?

The locomotive as it was when it officially broke the 100 mph mark?

The locomotive as it was on the last day of the LNER?

The...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 05:40
Replies: 82
Views: 4,741
Posted By allan907

That works two ways Drapes. I seem to...

That works two ways Drapes.

I seem to remember that the last bit of comeuppance from the northern tribes was soundly put down by the Duke of Cumberland (and despite causing death and destruction...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 00:58
Replies: 52
Views: 5,038
Posted By allan907

Not a good story. However, the upside is the...

Not a good story. However, the upside is the fact that Scotsman, when finished, should be good for a long time to come.
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2012, 00:18
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,610,335
Posted By allan907

Yesterday (Friday) was a big Poppy Day collection...

Yesterday (Friday) was a big Poppy Day collection event. In Perth you couldn't go 10 steps without bumping in to a Poppy collector.

As I was walking down a street I noticed a face that seemed...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th Nov 2012, 23:16
Replies: 53
Views: 4,648
Posted By allan907

Me. Fitted one at the same time as we fitted one...

Me. Fitted one at the same time as we fitted one to one of our fire trucks.

Why? Because it's bloody useful for:

...checking your actual speed when you get dicked by a speed camera (won that...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th Nov 2012, 23:09
Replies: 82
Views: 4,741
Posted By allan907

Have delivered two light aircraft from Perth to...

Have delivered two light aircraft from Perth to the eastern states (so far). No big drama except when you realise that the equivalent distance is UK - Cyprus and anyone doing that in the UK...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th Nov 2012, 15:21
Replies: 93
Views: 9,953
Posted By allan907

1967 being rushed back to the UK from RAF Sharjah...

1967 being rushed back to the UK from RAF Sharjah because my mother was very seriously ill. Was put on the QANTAS flight from Bahrain to UK and we were briefed by the RAF movements officer that the...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th Nov 2012, 13:32
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,610,335
Posted By allan907

Sorry, bacteria not virus :ugh: BBC NEWS |...

Sorry, bacteria not virus :ugh:

BBC NEWS | Health | Nobel for stomach ulcer discovery (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/4304290.stm)
Forum: Jet Blast
8th Nov 2012, 08:02
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,610,335
Posted By allan907

They forgot the discovery that stomach ulcers are...

They forgot the discovery that stomach ulcers are caused by a virus therefore treatable by antibiotics.

Oh, and that curse of the western world - Fosters Lager
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Nov 2012, 14:09
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,610,335
Posted By allan907

Meantime, back to the job in hand...... ...

Meantime, back to the job in hand......

Hopefully Swanee will experience a great deal of heat for his injudicious commissioning and then leaking the costings on some Coalition proposals.

The...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Nov 2012, 01:02
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,610,335
Posted By allan907

Be fair. The lassies in Melbourne need the layer...

Be fair. The lassies in Melbourne need the layer of blubber on account of the weather.
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Nov 2012, 01:00
Replies: 60
Views: 4,793
Posted By allan907

http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c92/allan907/64B...

http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c92/allan907/64BridgeSt-early50s-1.jpg

Me running away from the monster that used to live in the cludgie at the bottom of the yard. That's probably why I...
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Nov 2012, 04:54
Replies: 13,054
Views: 9,751,451
Posted By allan907

Thank you so much for that Togue. I've now...

Thank you so much for that Togue. I've now achieved a record. That's the three millionth time I've seen that one.

(Apologies to all those troglodytes that live in caves and haven't seen it :})
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Nov 2012, 04:52
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,610,335
Posted By allan907

Be fair. The ALP and the Greens do have a plan. ...

Be fair. The ALP and the Greens do have a plan.

It consists of a mat at each point of entry which says "WELCOME"
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Nov 2012, 15:26
Replies: 784
Views: 38,238
Posted By allan907

Don't try and find it on this thread. The...

Don't try and find it on this thread. The 'superior wisdom' here can't even produce a thoughtful list of why they want independence or not and cannot lend their 'superior brain power' to determine...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Nov 2012, 14:39
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,610,335
Posted By allan907

"It" being the sleaze and corruption that the...

"It" being the sleaze and corruption that the scumbag maggot Gillard was involved in when she was a lawyer.

BTW it was Tony Abbott that was the almost lone voice in Howard's Cabinet that ...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Nov 2012, 09:24
Replies: 1,582
Views: 312,383
Posted By allan907

5ma5tF6TJpA "There's a crack in everything -...

5ma5tF6TJpA

"There's a crack in everything - that's how the light gets in."
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Nov 2012, 06:06
Replies: 61
Views: 4,625
Posted By allan907

In 1982 the Atlantic Conveyor which was carrying...

In 1982 the Atlantic Conveyor which was carrying a great deal of kit for the forces about to turf out the Argentinians from the Falklands was sunk. Everyone thought it had been hit by an Exocet...
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