By lex, on July 2nd, 2010
Oh, just droning along up there:
Posted by lex, on January 26th, 2012
One of those cases when it really is better to receive, than it is to give.
Trust me, it looks a whole lot more controlled from the other end.
Of course, most of the airplane is behind you, so you don’t really pay much attention to it…
Hard to believe it has been 27 years since Navy Captain Michael “Spike” Scott Speicher disappeared with his FA-18 over Iraq. In my reposting of Lex’s posts, a few days ago I reposted his news of finding his remains in 2009.
I am sure that had Lex come across this post by Kevin Miller, he would have linked it. But alas, it was just written a few days ago. He tells us the kind of man Spike was.
H/T to spill.
This was a topic today on our F/B page. Which, to me, being in the national news, kinda amused me.
Seems a bit juvenile to me, like something a kid would draw in the 4th grade. But should an aviator lose his wings over it? Who could demonstrate some precise flying?
The Rorschach test, as you probably know, is a test with no “right” answer. And it is done with inkblots, not contrails.
Although at the time of its creation by Hermann Rorschach, a Swiss psychiatrist, contrails were not available.
The U.S.Navy, caving to political correctness, has officially decreed this etching to be a penis. And declared it to be unacceptable.
Personally with the way Congress has been doling out money to the services, I’m leaning towards the latter.
I’ll let you be the judge: