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What am I flying?
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+Jason Phelan just a little nose down pitch change. Fixed with a quick swipe of the trim wheel. Then the flaps need a couple more nose up swipes.
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What is it? Guesses?
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+Bradford Hinton Ercoupe it is!
Sorry, I should have been more specific with my question. 
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What's this?
Too easy?
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Yep. Too easy I guess. :-)

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Barbarism reduced to injustice.
I keep making this comment in the comments section of this article and the moderators either block it or now have changed my comment to something bland.
RIYADH: The death sentence imposed on a Sri Lankan housemaid for adultery was commuted to a three-year jail term by a three-member Appeals Court in Dawadmi on Tuesday.
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+Liana Mori The same as any good Quran following Muslim, the 7th. 
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25 kids got into the air today on a cool, grey day. But it was a good day! Besides flying we had 44D out for display and a metal working workshop using an English Wheel to form some curved metal domes, a disappearing skill.
#YoungEagles #EAA #EAA119
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Pray? No, DO something.
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I had to write this down. I think it's pretty clear which viable candidate to vote for. No vote is a vote for Trump and darkness. Fuck that. 
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Guesses on what airplane this is?
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Ok, I win. http://www.bowersflybaby.com/bowers/
Chris plans to restore it to flight, new covering and registration is all it needs after a thourogh inspection. The woodwork is beautifully done.
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Your brain will lie to you without qualm, warning, reason, or regret at any moment of your life. Just look at an optical illusion, get stoned or drunk, have a head injury, pull a bunch of three G aerobatic loops, or spend a bunch of time on a dark quiet night star gazing. The brain making up shit for you is constant.
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like water sick or air sick. Today,I went the movie IMAX 3D. It was my first time to watch IMAX 3D anyway. I did get some stoned before go watching and brought a beer that threater are allowed to sell the people in Nevada. I sipped the beer about 4 times then stop drinking. It caused my brain confused and it caused my body confused,too. I got a sick a little and have to go through the movie get finished. I learned a lesson. Next time,have to be straight if want to go see IMAX or go see the normal movie if get myself doped up. lol. You are right. Now,Get feel better when drink the water and ate a candy bar after the movie finished. Oh,boy...I am too old for this shit. Thanks!
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Good question.  Stochastic terrorism.
I'm not a lawyer, but I have a question. Maybe two. Inciting someone to break the law - that's a crime, right? (I know, the Brandenburg test leans heavily on "imminent," so this is fuzzy, I guess. ...
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    Aeronautics/Maintenance, 1977 - 1980
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Father, skeptic, atheist, liberal, nerd with a telescope, Young Eagles pilot
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Have flown in a B-17 and a C-17. Been part of over 15 geosync satellite launch operations. Made over 900 glider tows. Given airplane rides to over 200 kids. Took a good picture of the Venus transit.
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