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by G-CPTN
Wed Aug 04, 2021 12:24 am
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: KnC
Replies: 23
Views: 409
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Re: KnC

In March this year I spent a week in hospital following a fall down the stairs. The treatment that I received went above and beyond what was necessary (including food and checks on bodily functions and x-rays and ultrasound) - however there was a lack of communication from the consultant. I was give...
by G-CPTN
Tue Aug 03, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: Politics & Controversial Topics
Topic: Chaos in USA
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Views: 37675
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Re: Chaos in USA

Groom still wearing tux shoots two people during argument over infidelity, police say The shooting happened in Louisiana while the groom, Devin Jose Jones, and his bride were stuck in traffic on their wedding night. https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/groom-still-wearing-tux-shoots-two-people-duri...
by G-CPTN
Tue Aug 03, 2021 5:07 pm
Forum: Politics & Controversial Topics
Topic: The Duke and Duchess of Sussex
Replies: 1977
Views: 36834
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Re: The Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Duke-ing is rigorous.

by G-CPTN
Mon Aug 02, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: KnC
Replies: 23
Views: 409
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Re: KnC

by G-CPTN
Mon Aug 02, 2021 8:06 pm
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: The really boring and totally pointless snippets thread IV
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Re: The really boring and totally pointless snippets thread IV

tango15 wrote:
Mon Aug 02, 2021 8:03 pm
a young chap came up to me and asked where they had gone. "Back to the Future," was my answer, which of course went totally over his head.
:YMAPPLAUSE:
by G-CPTN
Mon Aug 02, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: The really boring and totally pointless snippets thread IV
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Re: The really boring and totally pointless snippets thread IV

Ex-Ascot wrote:
Mon Aug 02, 2021 12:50 pm
Choice was Black, White, Brown and Green. Went for green but when it arrived the tin looked lime green. It is a darkish green.
In the 1940s the colours were known as lavatory brown and lavatory green.
by G-CPTN
Mon Aug 02, 2021 11:41 am
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 734
Views: 10064
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Re: Formula One

It has been suggested that he is suffering from 'long Covid'.
by G-CPTN
Sun Aug 01, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: Friday Jokes
Replies: 7480
Views: 225805
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Re: Friday Jokes

Window-seat passenger has mark from Covid-mask on face and therefore rebelling against wearing oxygen mask.
by G-CPTN
Sun Aug 01, 2021 3:39 pm
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 734
Views: 10064
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Re: Formula One

Mea culpa - it is 5 place grid penalty.

When you consider that Toto was 50/50 between Bottas and Russell, Valtteri could have decided his own fate for next year.
by G-CPTN
Sun Aug 01, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 734
Views: 10064
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Re: Formula One

Bottas gets 5 second penalty.

See below for correction - 5 place grid penalty.

I thought 5 seconds was inadequate for the mayhem caused.
by G-CPTN
Sun Aug 01, 2021 1:59 pm
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 734
Views: 10064
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Re: Formula One

Will Bottas get a penalty for causing the chaos?
by G-CPTN
Sun Aug 01, 2021 5:24 am
Forum: Politics & Controversial Topics
Topic: Meanwhile far away and out of sight in the DPRK..
Replies: 6
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Re: Meanwhile far away and out of sight in the DPRK..

If there is a shortage of rice, what alternative does the population have available?
by G-CPTN
Sun Aug 01, 2021 3:32 am
Forum: Politics & Controversial Topics
Topic: Meanwhile far away and out of sight in the DPRK..
Replies: 6
Views: 113
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Re: Meanwhile far away and out of sight in the DPRK..

How exactly does the food shortage manifest itself?
by G-CPTN
Sat Jul 31, 2021 5:14 pm
Forum: Military Ops
Topic: CSG21
Replies: 34
Views: 231
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Re: CSG21

It would be one way to get rid of a superfluous asset.
by G-CPTN
Sat Jul 31, 2021 7:50 am
Forum: Military Ops
Topic: CSG21
Replies: 34
Views: 231
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Re: CSG21

CSG21 is a British-led naval force currently deployed on Operation Fortis between May and December 2021.

The group will contain the largest number of Royal Navy maritime helicopters deployed in over 10 years.
by G-CPTN
Fri Jul 30, 2021 6:06 pm
Forum: Politics & Controversial Topics
Topic: Great British News - GBN
Replies: 86
Views: 1782
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Re: Great British News - GBN

Repeats . . .
by G-CPTN
Fri Jul 30, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: Friday Jokes
Replies: 7480
Views: 225805
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Re: Friday Jokes

Nor here.
by G-CPTN
Fri Jul 30, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: Airline Rumours, Gossip and Chat
Topic: Impact of coronavirus on aviation industry.
Replies: 645
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Re: Impact of coronavirus on aviation industry.

You'll have to be retrained first . . .
by G-CPTN
Fri Jul 30, 2021 12:08 pm
Forum: Space Related (& Freight) Ops
Topic: ISS Thread
Replies: 14
Views: 220
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Re: ISS Thread

Boac wrote:
Fri Jul 30, 2021 9:25 am
the whole tense event dribbled to a close when the Russian module finally ran out of thruster fuel.
Does that mean the Russian module thruster can no longer be used, or is there the facility to refuel it?
by G-CPTN
Fri Jul 30, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Crewroom
Topic: Friday Jokes
Replies: 7480
Views: 225805
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Re: Friday Jokes

All of those 'quotes' were genuine Max Miller that I remember from the late 1940s/early 1950s.