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by Marathon Milkshake
Tue 26 Oct 2021, 6:57 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7431
Views: 390183

Re: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.

cg_341 wrote:
Tue 26 Oct 2021, 6:44 pm
I don't get why people are so scared of nuclear bombs, they've never killed anyone.
Have a read, the numbers are well in the millions...

https://www.gcsp.ch/global-insights/75- ... still-kill
by Marathon Milkshake
Wed 20 Oct 2021, 6:51 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

Re: The 2021 departures board

Jack Angel 90. You may not of heard of him, but I bet you've listened to him!

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Angel
by Marathon Milkshake
Tue 19 Oct 2021, 10:31 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

Re: The 2021 departures board

Charlie Kulp, The Flying Farmer 96
by Marathon Milkshake
Wed 22 Sep 2021, 7:28 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

Re: The 2021 departures board

Robert Fyfe 90

Best known as Howard in Last of the Summer Wine
by Marathon Milkshake
Sun 12 Sep 2021, 7:47 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: BBMF Lancaster email
Replies: 54
Views: 5328

Re: BBMF Lancaster email

You have to wonder at what point the RAF need to call it quits? Two, separate, engines issues in the space of one afternoon....after a prolonged period of maintenance and a delayed departure due to it being at an airfield where the ASDA isn't suitable in one direction. Far better looked after than ...
by Marathon Milkshake
Wed 28 Jul 2021, 1:10 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

Re: The 2021 departures board

Joey Jordison 46 Slipknot drummer
by Marathon Milkshake
Tue 20 Jul 2021, 11:20 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

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Mary Ward, aged 105, some of the older generation may remember her from Neighbours, Home and Away also Prisoner or as it was called in the UK, Prisoner Cell Block H.
by Marathon Milkshake
Sat 15 May 2021, 10:57 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Interesting internet - non aviation
Replies: 10
Views: 2427

Re: Interesting internet - non aviation

iainpeden wrote:
Sat 15 May 2021, 2:03 pm
A not-dead-cat bounce; proof of the luck of a black cat.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-us-canada-57124736
Just using its "parachute" they can easily survive a bigger fall/jump than than that....
by Marathon Milkshake
Wed 05 May 2021, 8:12 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

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George Jung subject of the 2001 film Blow.
by Marathon Milkshake
Mon 03 May 2021, 7:52 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

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Bobby Unser 87 American racing driver 3-time Indianapolis 500 winner.
by Marathon Milkshake
Fri 23 Apr 2021, 5:03 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Naval Air Staion De Kooy CH-148 Cyclone.
Replies: 3
Views: 896

Re: Naval Air Staion De Kooy CH-148 Cyclone.

capercaillie wrote:
Fri 23 Apr 2021, 1:09 am
Great shots and great catch, but that is an ugly looking helicopter.
Thats how they fly! The earth pushes them off for being repugnantly ugly!
by Marathon Milkshake
Mon 12 Apr 2021, 9:41 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

Re: The 2021 departures board

capercaillie wrote:
Mon 12 Apr 2021, 1:30 pm
Big Eric wrote:
Fri 09 Apr 2021, 12:08 pm
Prince Philip.
He lasted 60 years longer than the tiger he shot in India.
It's more fun shooting them in Africa, better weather less people about.
by Marathon Milkshake
Fri 09 Apr 2021, 5:48 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

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My kind of no bullplop guy....


What an absolute legend.
by Marathon Milkshake
Tue 23 Mar 2021, 8:28 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Angry Thread...
Replies: 2550
Views: 372047

Re: The Angry Thread...

I tried to watch a documentary on Channel 5 last night. It went like this. First 5 mins - tell you what they going to tell you in the programme. Next 5 mins - tell you something. Next 5 mins tell you what’s coming up in next bit ( after adverts ). Then the other 15 mins sections followed this patte...
by Marathon Milkshake
Tue 23 Mar 2021, 8:27 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Angry Thread...
Replies: 2550
Views: 372047

Re: The Angry Thread...

Spiny Norman wrote:
Tue 23 Mar 2021, 9:55 am
The seal that's been seen in London being killed by a dog off its lead.
Yea, that pi!!ed me off too!
by Marathon Milkshake
Tue 23 Mar 2021, 8:20 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Red Arrows Flying For Their Lives
Replies: 23
Views: 3525

Re: Red Arrows Flying For Their Lives

What an utter load of tosh! Theres no way the Sparrows will move to Typhoons! They will use up the Hawk T1 airframes and fatigue life until the amount of aircraft available dwindles then maybe they will either be disbanded altogether or reduced in numbers gradually until its just a single Sparrow. I...
by Marathon Milkshake
Sun 21 Mar 2021, 8:32 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What are UKARians watching on TV?
Replies: 1244
Views: 266576

Re: What are UKARians watching on TV?

Just waded through season 3 of F1 Drive To Survive. Proper yawn fest. Anybody watched The Flight Attendant?
by Marathon Milkshake
Sun 21 Mar 2021, 4:04 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UKAR - Title review needed?
Replies: 20
Views: 1293

Re: UKAR - Title review needed?

Sounds a good idea - that said, I dread to think what I might have said in the past. There might be one from me 13 months ago asking why everyone’s getting so het up about this Coronavirus nonsense (although I might have said that to a mate at one of our monthly meet-ups at an Indian restaurant; th...
by Marathon Milkshake
Thu 18 Mar 2021, 7:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UKAR - Title review needed?
Replies: 20
Views: 1293

Re: UKAR - Title review needed?

One persons interest is anothers snooze sheet, its good that UKAR is pretty much open to any subject, except maybe that tin triangle scrap heap. My personal perusal is usually Aviation Waffle then Historic Aviation, quick stop in the photos sections, to see if theres any new aviation piccys arrived ...
by Marathon Milkshake
Sat 13 Mar 2021, 6:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

Re: The 2021 departures board

helired3 wrote:
Sat 13 Mar 2021, 6:06 pm
Murray Walker the voice of Motor sport R.I.P.
Awwwww his voice will stay with me for this lifetime RIP Mr Walker
by Marathon Milkshake
Tue 02 Mar 2021, 6:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 305
Views: 35062

Re: The 2021 departures board

Neville O'Riley Livingston aka Bunny Wailer one of the original members of the reggae group The Wailers
by Marathon Milkshake
Mon 01 Mar 2021, 7:11 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Interest in watching a rocket launch?
Replies: 13
Views: 1591

Re: Interest in watching a rocket launch?

Make it entertaining! faff about for half an hour before launch and everyone will be bored stupid! get on, launch it, recover it, get off before the boredom sets in... The most interesting parts of any live launch on Youtube or wherever is the last minute before launch, watching the thing go up, the...
by Marathon Milkshake
Thu 25 Feb 2021, 9:25 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Angry Thread...
Replies: 2550
Views: 372047

Re: The Angry Thread...

Local energy adviser. I don't like cold calling at the best of times but ringing me very much unwanted and then simply talking increasingly loudly over me when I try to explain politely that I'm not interested in his spiel... phone down very firmly indeed and I hope he has a really miserable day. M...
by Marathon Milkshake
Tue 23 Feb 2021, 9:39 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Angry Thread...
Replies: 2550
Views: 372047

Re: The Angry Thread...

Dr_Q wrote:
Tue 23 Feb 2021, 12:17 pm
Maybe it should have a topic (sorry) of it's own, but can you think of any sweets/candy bars with aircraft connotations. I can think of a couple.

The T-6 Bar (took time to chew)
Jaffa Cakes and Hob Nobs :joy: :joy: :joy:
by Marathon Milkshake
Tue 23 Feb 2021, 9:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Angry Thread...
Replies: 2550
Views: 372047

Re: The Angry Thread...

Local energy adviser. I don't like cold calling at the best of times but ringing me very much unwanted and then simply talking increasingly loudly over me when I try to explain politely that I'm not interested in his spiel... phone down very firmly indeed and I hope he has a really miserable day. M...