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by Super80Fan
Sat Jan 19, 2019 1:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Anglophone Privilege
Replies: 104
Views: 5712

Re: The Anglophone Privilege

Yay, 2019 starts off with a bang.

OP, I would use your privilege and stop saying anything. What a sad OP that was, one of the saddest I've ever read and this is from someone who browses Tumblr and far left message boards.

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by Super80Fan
Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines and the Boeing 767-200
Replies: 30
Views: 5266

Re: American Airlines and the Boeing 767-200

Never got to fly on an AA 762 but I've flown on a US 762, and I think those were retired right after the merger was announced as AA had already replaced theirs with A321's.

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by Super80Fan
Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus Announces Upcoming Brand Refresh
Replies: 492
Views: 79307

Re: Aer Lingus Announces Upcoming Brand Refresh

I had to vomit twice today after seeing this.

"Lets spend a ton of money on a marketing team/company making this livery while someone else did it in two minutes using Photoshop". -Aer Lingus Executives

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by Super80Fan
Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines flight diversion leads to 30-hr nightmare for passengers
Replies: 94
Views: 14254

Re: Alaska Airlines flight diversion leads to 30-hr nightmare for passengers

There is no defending this, at all. Shame on Alaska, I hope every single passenger on that flight votes with their wallet/voice and never fly Alaska again along with telling their friends/family not to as well.

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by Super80Fan
Wed Jan 09, 2019 6:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue does it need to be saved from its management?
Replies: 224
Views: 21342

Re: JetBlue does it need to be saved from its management?

There are many Monday Morning QB’s on this thread. I was in B6 Airport Management for nearly 15 years in two of their major focus cities so I will tell it like it is: When they let Neeleman go in 2007 that took away so much of the pride we all had in our home grown airline. The man has his faults f...

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by Super80Fan
Wed Jan 09, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue does it need to be saved from its management?
Replies: 224
Views: 21342

Re: JetBlue does it need to be saved from its management?

A few years ago I was the biggest B6 fanboy ever, as they got me back into my love of flying. Once I took my first flight with them December 2007 I was hooked. For the few years after the fact, I flew nothing but B6. I praised them online and went after anyone who talked negative about them. Then I...

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by Super80Fan
Tue Jan 08, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue does it need to be saved from its management?
Replies: 224
Views: 21342

Re: JetBlue does it need to be saved from its management?

A few years ago I was the biggest B6 fanboy ever, as they got me back into my love of flying. Once I took my first flight with them December 2007 I was hooked. For the few years after the fact, I flew nothing but B6. I praised them online and went after anyone who talked negative about them. Then I ...

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by Super80Fan
Fri Jan 04, 2019 5:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetblue and Moxy Confirm A220 order
Replies: 58
Views: 13633

Re: Jetblue and Moxy Confirm A220 order

Congrats to both airlines and to Airbus on this wonderful development, can't wait to fly on one when they enter service with either Delta, JetBlue, or Moxie. As to Moxie, if it was started by anyone else I would be concerned but Neeleman has a good track record for starting up successful airlines.

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by Super80Fan
Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Democratic Candidates for 2020
Replies: 159
Views: 7839

Re: Democratic Candidates for 2020

Democrats, if you run Warren you might as well cancel the election and let Trump lead another 4 years. Everyone on the GOP side and many Democrats/Independents will not vote for her, even if they like her for the senate.

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by Super80Fan
Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 11016

Re: AA Fleet Updates - 2019

sargester wrote:
cheers to another year of max deliveries, the first A321N, the 763 retirements, the 752 retirements and the final M80s exiting the fleet


End of a very good era, the start of a terrible one.

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by Super80Fan
Fri Dec 28, 2018 12:50 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2018 statistics
Replies: 51
Views: 2394

Re: Your 2018 statistics

Slow year compared to previous years, hoping it picks up in 2019. Also missed out riding on a MAX 8 due to a swap to a regular -800. Total distance traveled: 18,070 km Total number of airports: 9 Segments flown: 16 Longest flight: BDL-MCO Shortest flight: ATL-DAB Largest Aircraft: Boeing 757-200 (De...

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by Super80Fan
Sat Dec 22, 2018 4:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The solution to drone safety issues
Replies: 64
Views: 5858

Re: The solution to drone safety issues

Nowadays, we have our boarding passes on our phones. And for decades and decades of the Jet Age we survived with paper tickets or printed boarding passes. Nobody wants their precious modern conveniences curtailed but IF this incident is a harbinger of worse things to come ALL potential solutions sh...

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by Super80Fan
Sat Dec 22, 2018 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gatwick drone closures
Replies: 547
Views: 68034

Re: Gatwick drone closures

While I'm glad it wasn't, why London Gatwick over London Heathrow? Shutting down Heathrow would have a lot more negative effects.

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by Super80Fan
Fri Dec 21, 2018 5:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's next for Allegiant? - discussion thread
Replies: 693
Views: 87221

Re: What's next for Allegiant? - discussion thread

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N866GA


Farewell old friend, my first, last, and only G4 MD80 flight back in October.
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jgcotter wrote:
N866GA is en route from SFB to BHM for retirement.

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N866GA


Farewell old friend, my first, last, and only G4 MD80 flight back in October.

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by Super80Fan
Thu Dec 20, 2018 4:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Horizon Air reactivates retired Q400s
Replies: 81
Views: 16356

Re: Horizon Air reactivates retired Q400s

F27500 wrote:
Talk about a step backwards. Bringing back Q400s is something to be proud of?


Oh stop it.

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by Super80Fan
Wed Dec 19, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Christian" Airline Receives OK To Start-Up
Replies: 56
Views: 10453

Re: "Christian" Airline Receives OK To Start-Up

OMAAbound wrote:
It’s like the Sharia-Only airline, and that’s doing well isn’t it?

OMAA


I was thinking the same thing...

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by Super80Fan
Wed Dec 19, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Delta Flight Details over WiFi - Wrong Data
Replies: 2
Views: 850

Delta Flight Details over WiFi - Wrong Data

Flew last night 12/18 on a Delta 717 (N979AT, fleet number 9544) from ATL to HPN. When I pulled up the flight details over WiFi, it showed that we were on fleet number 9556, N896AT. All the flight tracking sites show we were on N979AT. Any reason why the info over the WiFi would be wrong? Granted wh...

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by Super80Fan
Sun Dec 16, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PIT Skewered By Local Media Over Incentives
Replies: 50
Views: 6073

Re: PIT Skewered By Local Media Over Incentives

I'm curious why PIT (an airport & city I've never stepped foot in) is getting all the hate here while many mid-small market airports across the US do the exact same thing. Here in DAB for example, B6 has gotten millions from the airport, city, county, and local businesses to maintain & start...

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by Super80Fan
Sun Dec 16, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: JetBlue’s Bozeman Inaugural December 13, 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 3411

Re: JetBlue’s Bozeman Inaugural December 13, 2018

Great pictures, great trip report. Wonder if they'll snub Bozeman just like they snubbed Daytona Beach. I miss the old JetBlue.

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by Super80Fan
Sun Dec 16, 2018 6:42 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 45 Years Later, Looking Back At A Trip I Almost Took
Replies: 8
Views: 3729

Re: 45 Years Later, Looking Back At A Trip I Almost Took

Ugh, the days when you could fly 747's domestically. Now, you're lucky if you get a one off 767, 777, 787, or A330.

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by Super80Fan
Sun Dec 16, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: California Supreme Court Justice leaves GOP over Kavanaugh Hearings.
Replies: 38
Views: 2298

Re: California Supreme Court Justice leaves GOP over Kavanaugh Hearings.

Sounds like this traitor needs to be disbarred. It's one thing to leave the GOP over the orange man, the rest of the party backing him, immigration issues, international relation issues, racism etc. It's an entirely different matter leaving over a man that was falsely accused. She has no business be...

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by Super80Fan
Thu Dec 13, 2018 2:59 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: JetBlue's refurbished A320, AUS-BOS, August 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 4692

Re: JetBlue's refurbished A320, AUS-BOS, August 2018

Looks good, those interiors needed an updating badly, hopefully more aircraft will be updated soon.

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by Super80Fan
Wed Dec 12, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA announces SFO-DEL/MEL/YYZ; Expands AKL/AMS/PPT/ICN.
Replies: 507
Views: 68914

Re: United Airlines CEO to Make Historic Route Announcement Tomorrow (12/12)

There is nothing historic about this at all.

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by Super80Fan
Wed Dec 12, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: USA3000 lives on, at least in the eyes of National Car Rental
Replies: 7
Views: 1737

Re: USA3000 lives on, at least in the eyes of National Car Rental

KentB27 wrote:
I always thought that USA3000 was such a cheesy and unoriginal name for an airline. Is that honestly the best name they could come up with?


I guess so considering that was their name, lol.

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by Super80Fan
Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA/US Airways integration status
Replies: 74
Views: 10916

Re: AA/US Airways integration status

Couple weeks ago we had a MD-80 operate PHL to BDL. Very odd but I'm assuming a sub for an A319 or E190 that went tech.

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by Super80Fan
Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's going on in France??
Replies: 46
Views: 2449

Re: What's going on in France??

Good for France, time to drag the guillotines out from storage!

Hopefully they take their country back by any means necessary.

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by Super80Fan
Sun Dec 09, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines 150 Seat 737-700 Replacement Question, Status?
Replies: 143
Views: 14975

Re: Southwest Airlines 150 Seat 737-700 Replacement Question, Status?

I don't really get WN's fleet strategy on the routes they operate. For example, one of the routes I fly a lot MCO-BDL sees both the -700 and -800 or MAX-8. Even worse back in the "classic" days, it saw -300's, -700's, and -800's. Same flights as well but on different days. Do they use the ...

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by Super80Fan
Sun Dec 09, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta wants several airlines out at JFK T4
Replies: 59
Views: 13496

Re: Delta wants several airlines out at JFK T4

I find it odd that the CEO of one of the largest airlines in the world doesn't understand how JFK works or what is happening there. This isn't ATL, Delta can't come in and push other airlines out of a terminal that isn't theirs. As punishment, kick DL out of T4 and have them use only T2 and remote b...

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by Super80Fan
Tue Dec 04, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN-DL lawsuit takes turn, other airlines could enter DAL
Replies: 85
Views: 11139

Re: WN-DL lawsuit takes turn, other airlines could enter DAL

Nothing is going to happen that makes everyone happy until the 20 gate cap is lifted.

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by Super80Fan
Tue Dec 04, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lack of Cabin Service on Piedmont/American Eagle Flight
Replies: 43
Views: 3743

Re: Lack of Cabin Service on Piedmont/American Eagle Flight

It was a combination of three things: 1. AA’s race to the bottom 2. Commuter carrier not paying jack and therefore scrapping the bottom of the candidate barrel 3. Lazy FA I have also had full beverage service on short hops by WN and AS. The FA’s have announced that they will attempt a beverage serv...

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by Super80Fan
Tue Dec 04, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silver (3M) to start DAB-FLL in January
Replies: 61
Views: 5309

Re: Silver (3M) to start DAB-FLL in January

I'll take connecting in ATL or CLT any-day over driving to MCO. I only fly out of MCO when DAB prices are $200+, and at that point MCO and the shuttle or parking are cheaper.

FLL could be successful, if Silver makes it work and offers decent fares not only nonstop but connecting onward as well.

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by Super80Fan
Sun Dec 02, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Midwest really a flyover?
Replies: 66
Views: 4382

Re: Is Midwest really a flyover?

I tell most international visitors that the middle of the country is the ‘armpit’ of the country. Once they visit a place like Indiana or something, they all agree. It’s just different than the rest of the country. Not bad, but not America’s best or brightest example of ‘land of the free’ And yes, ...

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by Super80Fan
Sat Dec 01, 2018 5:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: President George H W Bush dead at 94
Replies: 54
Views: 3183

Re: President George H W Bush dead at 94

Hopefully Trump doesn't show up. Should be the Clinton's, Obama's, and Bush's. Maybe President Carter if he is well enough.

RIP to a good, honorable man. Glad he's with Barbara now.

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by Super80Fan
Sat Dec 01, 2018 4:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stormy Daniels lawsuit against her will?
Replies: 33
Views: 3141

Re: Stormy Daniels lawsuit against her will?

Creepy porn lawyer should be praised as a hero by the right and hated by the left with how much damage he has caused.

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by Super80Fan
Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Undercover Officer Beaten By Four STL Cops
Replies: 19
Views: 1109

Re: Undercover Officer Beaten By Four STL Cops

That's Blue ISIS for ya.

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by Super80Fan
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Global Services + Argenbringht Holdings = New DGS
Replies: 19
Views: 6456

Re: Delta Global Services + Argenbringht Holdings = New DGS

I guess if you work at DGS, now is a good time to jump ship.

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by Super80Fan
Thu Nov 29, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: jetBlue A320 Cabin Refits
Replies: 10
Views: 1375

Re: jetBlue A320 Cabin Refits

Don't know if this is a complete up to date list but so far it looks like N568JB, N570JB, and N646JB have the updated interiors. Doubt they would be on a specific route, probably are just floating around the system.

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by Super80Fan
Thu Nov 29, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest agent mocks child’s name
Replies: 147
Views: 10671

Re: Southwest agent mocks child’s name

In many jurisdictions the agent's posting of Abcde's boarding pass is blatant violation of privacy law, which can put the violator in jail. Like where? North Korea? Nazi Germany? Arizona? In the UK, posting a customers personal information online without their consent would be illegal under under t...

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by Super80Fan
Thu Nov 29, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest agent mocks child’s name
Replies: 147
Views: 10671

Re: Southwest agent mocks child’s name

I'm always amazed at how an entire airline gets thrown under the bus because of the actions of 1 or a few people. Yup, according to many in this thread the entire airline needs to be shutdown and every single employee who has ever worked for them needs to be jailed. All over someone named abcdefghi...

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by Super80Fan
Thu Nov 29, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest agent mocks child’s name
Replies: 147
Views: 10671

Re: Southwest agent mocks child’s name

...because giving a kid a quirky name is right up there with committing genocide. Sheesh. Get a sense of proportion. No it's the fact free speech is dying. And no, you don't have a free speech right to treat customers that way. Of course you do, there is no law stopping you from doing so. Will your...

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by Super80Fan
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest agent mocks child’s name
Replies: 147
Views: 10671

Re: Southwest agent mocks child’s name

The fact that the agent laughed is understandable. The fact that the agent started calling others and posted it in social media is unacceptable. The fact that the parents agreed to name a kid Abcde shows how far off the deep end this country is going. The poor kid is gonna be in for a rough life du...

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by Super80Fan
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest agent mocks child’s name
Replies: 147
Views: 10671

Re: Southwest agent mocks child’s name

Are we seeing the downfall of society with the "me, me, me" generation? Also yes. ...because giving a kid a quirky name is right up there with committing genocide. Sheesh. Get a sense of proportion. No it's the fact free speech is dying. The agent was not correct here in posting customer ...

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by Super80Fan
Thu Nov 29, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest agent mocks child’s name
Replies: 147
Views: 10671

Re: Southwest agent mocks child’s name

Today's parents seek attention in anyway they can get, including naming their children stupid names.

Was this wrong of the WN agent and should they be punished? Yes. Are we seeing the downfall of society with the "me, me, me" generation? Also yes.

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by Super80Fan
Mon Nov 26, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Article: AA Flight Attendant Told the CEO: Our Standards 'Suck' Compared With United's and Delta's.
Replies: 159
Views: 23807

Re: “Our Standards Suck!”

I'm curious why AA shareholders allow this to continue and still are fine with Dougie in the CEO chair.

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by Super80Fan
Sun Nov 25, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines network thread - 2018
Replies: 364
Views: 43729

Re: Spirit Airlines network thread - 2018

Anyone know which A319 they are getting rid of yet?

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by Super80Fan
Sat Nov 24, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit BDL base?
Replies: 24
Views: 4027

Re: Spirit BDL base?

As someone who has BDL as one of my home airports, as much as I would like to see this I can't see it happening unless they know something I don't. Currently they operate out of Gate A26, which is the only gate they use. They would have to steal/borrow a gate from UA and/or AA if they were expanding...

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by Super80Fan
Tue Nov 20, 2018 2:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA213/214 MIA-BSB going from 752 to MAX8
Replies: 58
Views: 9158

Re: AA213/214 going from 752 to MAX8

I'm seeing 31-32 inches of pitch on Gol's 737's. Unless AA is significantly cheaper there is actually worse choosing them.

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by Super80Fan
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Avenatti arrested for domestic violence
Replies: 80
Views: 3810

Re: Avenatti arrested for domestic violence

The left: Justice Kavanaugh is an evil serial rapist who locks women up in his torture basement.
Also the left: Avenatti is innocent! This was a setup by the right! We believe him!

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by Super80Fan
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Security guard with a gun shot by police
Replies: 39
Views: 2215

Re: Security guard with a gun shot by police

The only solution here is to get rid of Blue ISIS. Blue ISIS is only good for killing people. generating revenue for the state, and ramping up crime statistics through their corruption.

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by Super80Fan
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Judge orders White House to return Jim Acosta's press pass
Replies: 160
Views: 7532

Re: CNN's Jim Acosta's Press Credentials Revoked

This would have more merit if the White House outright banned CNN. They didn't, they just banned one person who works for CNN, CNN is free to have whomever else they want go to the White House.

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