Author Archives: DougM (just entertaining myself here)

74-yo retired USAF LtColonel ’69-’92 (Satellite engineering, test, launch, & operations. Strategic planning)
BSE (aerospace eng) UMichigan ’69, MS (astro guidance&control) AF Inst Tech ’75
Living in south-central North Carolina
Shooting, working on my ’74 TR6, a little gunsmithing, and entertaining myself posting here at SondraKistan
Erstwhile single-handed live-aboard sailor/instructor/USCGMaster-50Tons, mounted foxhunter, world traveler, backpacker, book collector, photographer, USCCA corner worker, scuba diver, skier, bicycle & Harley tourist, shooting instructor, and rescuer of maidens fair. Wise ass
(What? Oh, right)
…and pal to my invisible friend, here

Was that wrong? Should I not have done that?

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Must be Klaus’ accent

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See also: Quarantine Camps

Trudeau’s jackassery is blatant______ • Picked up by Pookie’s Toons

Those aren’t brains, hon

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Stuff That’s Hard to Do (Falcon9 Dragon cargo to ISS)

Another Beauty Cool vid just after Stg-1 separation Dragon Docks w/ISS B7 Static Fire Super-Heavy Booster at Boca Chica 11 of 33 engines fired for 13sec

Frankly, jackass, I don’t need your enlightened frikkin’ permission

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Now fly, fly !

Let’s make Thanksgiving suck *muahahahahaha* ______ • Story • Historical ref • Title cultural ref

Old School Cool (Peter Gunn, Henry Mancini)

Y’know, sometimes a feller’s just gotta go back through a squeaky door or two and revisit the things that provided his cultural base. For me, that was the TV and music of my youth: before James Bond, and before the Beatles and hippies spoiled music. Tell me Gunn wasn’t Bond cool, before there was Bond [...]

New Reality Show: Snowflake-Musking

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Melania’s still missing some undies, though

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