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Haiku, Farewell Musicians Of The Air

“Unlucky songbirds – who died on their last flights like – Amelia Earhart”:

Glenn Miller (1944), R.W. Blackwood & Bill Lyles (1954), Buddy Holly, J.P. Richardson & Ritchie Valens (1959), Patsy Cline, Cowboy Copas & Hawkshaw Hawkins (1963), Jim Reeves (1964), Otis Redding (1967), Jim Croce (1973), Ronnie Van Zant & Stevie Gaines (1977), Randy Rhoads (1982), Rick Nelson (1985), Dean Paul Martin (1987), Stevie Ray Vaughan (1990), John Denver (1997), Aaliyah & Melanie Thornton (2001), Gerry Niewood & Coleman Mellett (2009), Red Army Choir (2016)

The Birth of CRM?

I’ve just finished reading “The Wright Brothers”, a definitive study of the aviation pioneers by David McCullough. Very appropriate too, with man’s first self sustained flight on 17th December 1903 being remembered soon. 761 more words


The Law is an Ass

If the law supposes that,” said Mr. Bumble, squeezing his hat emphatically in both hands, “the law is a ass — a idiot.”
 – Charles Dickens: Oliver Twist – 689 more words