Month: November 2008

Murdoc: A Freaking Genius

Well, not so much. But he took the Civics Quiz which seems to be popping up all over the place and You answered 32 out of 33 correctly — 96.97 % which is a bit better than I expected. There were a number of questions which I wasn’t positive on, and I guesstimated them all […]

Great Write-Up of the A-10

A reader pointed this out in a comment on an earlier post: The Fairchild A-10 Warthog. If you’re interested in the A-10, it’s worth a look. Meanwhile, here’s a picture I happened across eslewhere: This appears to be the demonstrator Night/All Weather (N/AW) aircraft, which was built by converting the first development aircraft. A Weapons […]

Remember that there’s a war on

Mumbai, India: Teams of gunmen stormed luxury hotels, a popular restaurant, hospitals and a crowded train station in coordinated attacks across India’s financial capital Wednesday night, killing at least 82 people and taking Westerners hostage, police said. A group of suspected Muslim militants claimed responsibility. Near dawn Thursday, parts of the city remained under siege, […]

Happy Thanksgiving, MO Readers!

Oh, the humanity. UPDATE: Apparently the video I had up was pulled sometime this morning. I’ve got a replacement, but it’s not as good. And it’s missing Mr. Carlson’s “As God as my witness…I thought turkeys could fly.” UPDATE 2: Found a much better one that also includes some credits and an intro. Even it […]