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by Rabbi O'Genius
Fri Aug 17, 2018 5:21 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: New AD Logo for 2018
Replies: 53
Views: 2111

Re: New AD Logo for 2018

The squid logo is effortless It combines a memorable image with a running joke It is a winner. It is_not, however, original AD artwork (correct me if I'm wrong, Sickie) https://www.google.com/search?q=mega+shark+vs+giant+octopus+plane+scene&tbm=isch&tbs=simg:CAQSlQEJ73tiwYQjmTcaiQELEKjU2AQaAggVDAsQ...
by Rabbi O'Genius
Tue Aug 14, 2018 6:11 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: FAO Monchie
Replies: 10
Views: 107

Re: FAO Monchie

HOW DO I KNOW YOU ARE THE REAL KARL?
He is Not_me, so he obviously is Karl.
I suspect that this whole "Karl " business was just made up for a lark.

Wait a moment :?: ...Karl....Lark :o

At last, Alles ist_Klar :shock:

But why are you all wearing white coats?
by Rabbi O'Genius
Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Another beautiful classic gone: "Bluebonnet Belle" DC-3
Replies: 16
Views: 298

Re: Another beautiful classic gone: "Bluebonnet Belle" DC-3



Phugoid.
Phugoid what?
Far be it from me to put words into another fellow's mouth, but the possibility that "phugoid" is intended as a somewhat contrived homonym cannot be excluded.
by Rabbi O'Genius
Fri Jul 27, 2018 7:58 am
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Super Beluga
Replies: 2
Views: 291

Re: Super Beluga

First flight

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBI_Z4sr9p8

Maybe I should have posted this in the "Ludicrous Livery" thread
(or the "Over-dramatic Music" thread?)

At 0:29 I think we see the answer to my speculation about pressurization
by Rabbi O'Genius
Thu Jul 26, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Another beautiful classic gone: "Bluebonnet Belle" DC-3
Replies: 16
Views: 298

Re: Another beautiful classic gone: "Bluebonnet Belle" DC-3



Indeed. 3WE may well have nailed it there.
As Julius Caesar once put it, "Veni, Vidi, Vici" - I came, I saw, I concurred. ;)
That is a wonderful pun.
You're welcome
I must confess to being smugly satisfied with it.
by Rabbi O'Genius
Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Another beautiful classic gone: "Bluebonnet Belle" DC-3
Replies: 16
Views: 298

Re: Another beautiful classic gone: "Bluebonnet Belle" DC-3

2. I looked at it several times- and then the guy starts saying "oh crap" I can't see or hear anything particularly wrong (however see below). I think that the plane is deviating to the left of the runway, hence the "oh crap". Not sure though. 3. Since we live for totally unsubstantiated parlour ta...
by Rabbi O'Genius
Wed Jul 25, 2018 6:03 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 634
Views: 41472

Re: Elvis did NOT_did died!

No. Liveries are of extreme, vital importance.
Indeed.
Livery failure can lead to diededness.
by Rabbi O'Genius
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: FAO Messi of Aeroengineering
Replies: 61
Views: 972

Re: FAO Messi of Aeroengineering

... The relatively good outcome of UAL was a great achievement...but it was NOT thanks to the 30000 hours TT of experience of Captain Haynes. That is an extremely bold statement. (Yes there are deletions, but neither the meaning nor the context are changed). Folks are faced with a barely controllab...
by Rabbi O'Genius
Thu Jul 05, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: FAO: J
Replies: 2
Views: 112

Re: FAO: J

Google is your friend
by Rabbi O'Genius
Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Cabin Pressure
Replies: 0
Views: 111

Cabin Pressure

Monchavo, are you familiar with this Radio 4 sitcom?

Cabin Pressure

Living outside the UK, I've missed this completely - It sounds brilliant.
by Rabbi O'Genius
Wed Jun 27, 2018 7:07 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Karaoke
Replies: 22
Views: 564

Re: Karaoke

My worst vacation memory is father and son raping everything Sinatra at Dos Palmas resort in Palawan.
Theyr'e a funny lot the Filipinos - half of them sing like angels and they know it, and the other half happily and unwittingly howl like banshees.
by Rabbi O'Genius
Mon Jun 25, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Ludicrous livery
Replies: 24
Views: 734

Re: Ludicrous livery

I snapped this one in a hotel in Kuala Lumpur a few years back.
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I believe that "diving" is the word they had intended to use.
by Rabbi O'Genius
Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Karaoke
Replies: 22
Views: 564

Re: Karaoke

Barely two days ago, in the land of Videoke (The Philippines): It's still rock and roll to me - Billy Joel
by Rabbi O'Genius
Wed May 30, 2018 2:36 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Karaoke
Replies: 22
Views: 564

Re: Karaoke

Highway Star - Deep Purple
by Rabbi O'Genius
Fri May 25, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Karaoke
Replies: 22
Views: 564

Re: Karaoke

Still loving you - Scorpions
by Rabbi O'Genius
Thu May 24, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Malaysia 777 Shot down over Ukraine
Replies: 18
Views: 2110

Re: Malaysia 777 Shot down over Ukraine

MH17 missile owned by Russian brigade, investigators say
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-44235402
by Rabbi O'Genius
Wed May 23, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Any Landing....
Replies: 1
Views: 182

Any Landing....

by Rabbi O'Genius
Tue May 22, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Ludicrous livery
Replies: 24
Views: 734

Re: Ludicrous livery

How do you know it is Not_the right word if you didn't visiteded the room in question? :mrgreen: Indeed; which is perhaps why a rigorous examination of my post will reveal that I cunningly made No_Such affirmation. ;) Stormy Daniels' lawyer gives a great lesson in "how to appear to call Trump an id...
by Rabbi O'Genius
Mon May 21, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Ludicrous livery
Replies: 24
Views: 734

Re: Ludicrous livery

Just before boarding the Nok Air flight, I managed to resist the temptation to visit this lounge at HDY
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If spell-checker doesn't underline it, it must be the right word...... :roll:
by Rabbi O'Genius
Thu May 17, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Ludicrous livery
Replies: 24
Views: 734

Re: Ludicrous livery

The view from the terminal at DMK early this morning
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by Rabbi O'Genius
Wed May 16, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Airbus sucks too
Replies: 12
Views: 548

Re: Airbus sucks too

...the difference between sucking and blowing....
You could always ask a hostie whether she knows the difference.....
...if you fancy your chances.....
...of a slap in the face. ;)
by Rabbi O'Genius
Wed May 16, 2018 2:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Ludicrous livery
Replies: 24
Views: 734

Re: Ludicrous livery

Surprisingly I didn't died, so I don't need to report on how crap it was...... I had what they call a "premium" seat, but then so did the two fat guys on either side of me. :roll: .....and they were both convinced that the armrests were included in the price they'd paid. Still, all the transparent s...
by Rabbi O'Genius
Wed May 16, 2018 6:51 am
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Ludicrous livery
Replies: 24
Views: 734

Ludicrous livery

For the first time, I'll be on a NOK Air flight (DD7113, HDY to DMK) in a few hours time.
They do have a rather striking livery.....
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As usual, If I do died, I will endeavour to post a full report.
by Rabbi O'Genius
Tue May 15, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Airbus sucks too
Replies: 12
Views: 548

Re: Airbus sucks too

.....hopefully you aren't 90 with heart issues....
I'm 61. (though I used to be a lot younger)
Does high blood pressure count?

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