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by bernomatic
Tue, 12 Mar 19, 00:08 am
Forum: Your tax dollars at Work
Topic: The worst number in Washington
Replies: 0
Views: 12

The worst number in Washington

From the 3/11/2016 1600 Daily $15 trillion. If you needed a single number to represent Washington’s decades of dysfunction before President Donald J. Trump was elected, that’s a good place to start. In the 20 years from 1997 to 2017—President Trump’s first in office—America’s national debt nearly qu...
by bernomatic
Sat, 09 Mar 19, 19:09 pm
Forum: The Second Amendment
Topic: Two Tours in Vietnam and Still Too Young to Buy a .22 Rifle
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Two Tours in Vietnam and Still Too Young to Buy a .22 Rifle

This is how hypocritical our government is and has been. Bell returned to a time and place where you had to be 21 to drink, vote, or buy a rifle. I imagine if you told the Democrats that we had to restrict voting til the individual was twenty-one, they'd flip their lids. These paradox still exists t...
by bernomatic
Fri, 08 Mar 19, 08:08 am
Forum: Rocket Pets
Topic: In memoriam: Sargent at arms Nikolai ?-2019
Replies: 2
Views: 22

In memoriam: Sargent at arms Nikolai ?-2019

We regret to inform that the Starport's Sargent-At-Arms, Nikolai, aka Ninja, master of the way of the mouse, has passed to his eternal rest. Nikolai spent many years performing his duties on the Starport with exceptional diligence and will be sorely missed. He is survived by his children Lola, aka L...
by bernomatic
Fri, 08 Mar 19, 07:32 am
Forum: Commander's Log
Topic: Flying with rocket engines
Replies: 8
Views: 122

Re: Flying with rocket engines

I think I'll take him over whom I kinda expected you to respond with as your new assistant. :P
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Trust me, it was a chore to find an image with her appropriately dressed.
by bernomatic
Thu, 07 Mar 19, 19:58 pm
Forum: Commander's Log
Topic: Flying with rocket engines
Replies: 8
Views: 122

Re: Flying with rocket engines

WAIT! HOLD UP! Stop even!!! You mean all I have to do to get frisked by a rocket babe is to fly through Birmingham? :o :o :o
And yes, it is allowed by TSA rules that opposite sex searches can be conducted. ;)
by bernomatic
Wed, 06 Mar 19, 20:34 pm
Forum: High Power Rocketry
Topic: The REAL History Of HPR & LDRS . . .
Replies: 2
Views: 57

Re: The REAL History Of HPR & LDRS . . .

Thank you for the post. ;) while I am not an aficionado of the larger rockets, I do appreciate having the ability to test my rocketry skills if I so desire.
by bernomatic
Tue, 05 Mar 19, 01:16 am
Forum: General Rocketry
Topic: Counting down to SpaceX Crew Dragon Demo-1 launch...
Replies: 8
Views: 119

Re: Counting down to SpaceX Crew Dragon Demo-1 launch...

Space X could have created a lot more hoopla if they had rigged "Ripley" to wave out the window to the ISS upon arrival.
by bernomatic
Sat, 02 Mar 19, 05:32 am
Forum: Heard around the Starport
Topic: Is "Rocketry Center" gone hooves up??
Replies: 2
Views: 63

Re: Is "Rocketry Center" gone hooves up??

I'm not certain, but if I remember correctly, Rocketry Center and another rocketry forum I can't recall the name of, were created shortly after I started the first iteration of the Cantina. While the old cantankerous Cantina was getting lots of new members (thanks in large part to Tmack's help in of...
by bernomatic
Sat, 02 Mar 19, 05:21 am
Forum: NASA News
Topic: NASA's Record-Setting Opportunity Rover Mission on Mars Comes to End
Replies: 3
Views: 79

Re: NASA's Record-Setting Opportunity Rover Mission on Mars Comes to End

It seems like just yesterday we were celebrating the touchdown, my how time flies. The emptiness in our hearts is filled with the knowledge the rover has given us of Mars