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With all the people standing around watching, was that intentional? Quite the spectacular fireball and engine launch there.
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chikie wrote: HI MMAV!


he has been quiet lately ...
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Kirk wrote: With all the people standing around watching, was that intentional? Quite the spectacular fireball and engine launch there.


They were testing nuclear waste shipping containers/casks by ramming a train into one. They apparently passed.
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radarman wrote: Image



I thought "Buttplug" even before reading the article.
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chikie wrote: HI MMAV!


Pff, let's see it survive a real train!
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Sean wrote:
radarman wrote: Image



I thought "Buttplug" even before reading the article.


You know, I'm not even going to ask... ;)
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Only in California!

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Kirk wrote: Only in California!

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oh come on, that's awesome
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Not spectacular images but the context is important.

These are images from OP REASSURANCE with NATO forces training, and showing the flag to Russia, in eastern Europe and the Black Sea.

HMCS Toronto leaving Varna, Bulgaria.
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HMCS Toronto in the Black Sea.
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Land forces training with Polish soldiers.
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Flying relief supplies into Ukraine. Very recent photo.
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And finally, what appears to be red carpet security being taken very seriously In my town.
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Actually just a flyby demonstration.
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Sean wrote:
radarman wrote: Image



I thought "Buttplug" even before reading the article.



“Originally, I thought that a butt plug had a shape similar to the sculptures of [Romanian artist] Constantin Brâncusi. Afterwards, I realised that it looked like a Christmas tree,” the artist told the newspaper.
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Ribtor wrote: Not spectacular images but the context is important.

These are images from OP REASSURANCE with NATO forces training, and showing the flag to Russia, in eastern Europe and the Black Sea.

HMCS Toronto leaving Varna, Bulgaria.
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HMCS Toronto in the Black Sea.
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Land forces training with Polish soldiers.
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Flying relief supplies into Ukraine. Very recent photo.
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And finally, what appears to be red carpet security being taken very seriously In my town.
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Actually just a flyby demonstration.


really neat photos

it bothers me that the canadian government so thoroughly keeps our military ops on the down low

also: homeboys missed a chance to give parliament hill a thorough hosing with that door mount
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Canada doesn't have a military. All of those are squirt guns filled with maple syrup.
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there i fixed itImage
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TOS wrote: Image


Here you go.

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Here's recent photos from OP IMPACT. That's the small air contingent going to Iraq to oppose ISIL.

Loading a C117.

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Stopping off in the Czech Republic on the way to Iraq.

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Waiting to 'go'

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that sure is a jumbo jet
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TOS wrote: that sure is a jumbo jet

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steyr, rip
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Ribtor wrote: Not mine. A friends'.
Lookit where they're standing!

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TOS wrote:
Kirk wrote: Only in California!

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oh come on, that's awesome

Oh it is, but see I visited that site 20 years ago. That sphinx looked just like that back then. No digging in the sand required to unearth it. ;)
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Yes, it is neat ;)
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radarman wrote: Image

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And this is what you get when you take the time to carve it yourself.
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What bothers me about the Frankenstein monster pumpkin, is that it is smiling. I guess the reason is "because children". And it would look better after cutting the top of the head off and sewing it back on. Maybe stick a couple bolts on the sides.
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Pithecanthropus wrote: [snip]
And this is what you get when you take the time to carve it yourself.

That's nice. I usually get more like this:

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Here's mine, from last year (i think... might have been two years ago).

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Hi Hammy!

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Landing supplies in Baghdad. From inside a Hercules and a Globemaster. Green tactical lighting in effect.

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Iraqi officials taking possession of...

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...Albanian surplus mortar shells.
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i'm sure isis will appreciate those supplies when they eventually make it to their hands
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Don't you just want to pop it?

But you shouldn't. Not from a close distance anyway.
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Choot it Clint!!

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There are no illegitimate children...only illegitimate parents.

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I've seen some people who looked like they have used that technique for their own make-up (not in a good way).
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