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5300 Miles, 8 days

Thunderstorms, Jack knifing big rigs, wide open expanses of Texas.

Brian and I returned from our epic road trip and funeral attendance Tuesday evening.  By far, this is our most long distance road trip.  1,397 more words

Watch This Airplane Just Miss Crashing Into a Speedboat by Mere Inches

Three men in Argentina had an unbelievably close shave when a small plane zoomed past their speedboat, descending so close that a crash looked unavoidable. 120 more words

Passengers Get Scare After Pilots Pull Up, Abort Landing At SFO

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Passengers on a flight coming into San Francisco got a scare when pilots suddenly pulled up to perform a go-around maneuver. 287 more words


The Romance That Wasn't

“Daddy how did you and Mummy meet?”
“Well daughter, it was my first day on job as a trainee/ apprentice, electrician/antenna guy and I was in your mum’s grandfather’s house and she stormed in sweaty from training and flustered to see me in her lounge room. 277 more words

New "Near-Miss" Candidate?

As a proposed new “near-miss” to the Johnson solids, I created this polyhedron using Stella 4d, which can be found for purchase, or trial download,  317 more words