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June 08, 2014

Overnight Open Thread (6-8-2014)

Well since a sudden business trip to the bustling metropolis of Walla Walla came up, that means one thing....teh suck movie night!

And tonight's  feature is Outland (1981) staring Sean Connery in an updated version of High Noon set on Io.


Full movie below the fold.

A Stinger Missile Shot Down a US Army Helicopter

And not a long-in-the-tooth 80s model either. Five quatloos and an ampersand to whomever can guess where the serial number traces back to without peeking.

Why England Voted the Way It Did

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