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May 05, 2017

Overnight Open Thread (5 May 2017)

Well it took 8 years and finally having a Republican in the White House, but here comes the focus on the U-6 unemployment rate. So predictable CNBC. Here's the real unemployment rate.

A Sign Of The Times We Live In

AC-130W Stinger II

Hmmm, nice. The USAF finally gives its AC-130W the big gun it desperately needs.


Anti-vaccine activists spark a state's worst measles outbreak in decades. Thanks Jenny McCarthy!


Good God this plane is a bucket of awesome.

Rocket Tax

Go ahead California. Florida and other states will gladly take more business. California seeks to add more taxes to rocket launches.

Reality Hits

Well if they'd take the time to listen to folks grounded in reality, they'd have avoided this. When liberalism collides with reality. Will Connecticut make a course change or address the issue intelligently or just keep bumbling down the path that obviously isn't working?

Wolfenstein 3D

Oh man, I remember when this game came out. Wolfenstein 3D turns 25 years old today. You can still play the game in your browser here. No install necessary.


Situational Awareness

I practice this all the time you never know when it will come in handy, especially during rush hour. How to develop your situational awareness.


Boy, they really do hand out degrees for doing nothing today. Travyon Martin will receive posthumous degree in Florida. In aeronautical science. Seriously? On the other hand, recent airline behavior with customers indicates Trayvon just might have had a career open to him.

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