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MLMM Photo Challenge — Lighter Than Air

The idea was to see how many helium-filled balloons it would take to get a car to fly.

The university’s engineering students found a clunker at a salvage yard and bought it for fifty bucks and then arranged to have it towed to campus. 277 more words

Flash Fiction

Thundermother - Thundermother (2018)

Thundermother is a Swedish rock n roll band. Formed in 2009 the group has gone through a significant transformation with four members quitting in the band in the spring of 2017 and the new incarnation creating the Thundermother album, released in February 2018. 321 more words

New Music

Brig. General Henry Muller - 101 years and still going strong

This article is derived from “The Voice of the Angels”, the 11th Airborne Division Association newspaper.

It’s not every day that a US Army veteran gets to celebrate surviving an entire century while also being informed of an induction into the exclusive hall of fame for his combat achievements. 348 more words


Throwback Thursday - Joy Riding

Up up and Away!

Actually this is my buddy’s plane and three years ago he was generous enough to take us for a lovely joy ride. 180 more words

Backyard Adventures

Current News from: "Stars and Stripes"

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (Tribune News Service) — The flag is in surprisingly good shape for its age.

Made at least 100 years ago, the red, white and blue have only slightly faded. 1,360 more words


High Levels Of Airborne Fecal Matter Force Closure Of Aprés Ski Bar

An officer with the Food Safety And Inspection Service ordered the temporary closure of Lefty’s Tavern this past Monday, a directive that will stay in effect until management can get its clientele to stop ripping farts with reckless abandon. 284 more words


February 1945 (4)

The battles for Manila, Bataan, and Corregidor were only the beginning of the Luzon Campaign. Both Shobu Group, securing northern Luzon, and the bulk of Shimbu Group, defending the south, remained intact. 806 more words