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June 8, 2021

700th scale dio

Filed under: Modeling — dknights @ 1:02 pm
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The Andy’s hobby Headquarters YouTube channel has some nice videos.  This one on a 700th scale ship/beach dio is particularly nice.

 

June 2, 2021

You’d have to have….

Filed under: Politics — dknights @ 2:54 pm
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a heart of stone not to laugh at this one.  Add this to the recent explosion at the Iranian drone factory and the explosion at the Iranian oil refinery, and maybe you begin to wonder if a certain country isn’t getting some payback.

April 6, 2021

Hmmmm

Filed under: Politics — dknights @ 2:47 pm
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Someone smacked the Iranians.  Was it the Israelis, the Saudis or both?

March 18, 2021

Save The Sullivans

Filed under: General — dknights @ 4:40 pm
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The USS The Sullivans needs help.  Dig into your pocket a bit if you can.

March 13, 2021

Stealing a space telescope

Filed under: Technology — dknights @ 10:21 pm
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A great article on an interesting problem. (h/t Jeff “Inch High” Groves)

February 17, 2021

German Commerce Raiders

Filed under: Modeling — dknights @ 4:17 pm
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I have always been fascinated by this subject.  This is a great video. (P.S. Check out this persons other videos.)

January 12, 2021

Paper tiger

Filed under: Politics — dknights @ 9:56 am
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You have to have a heart of stone not to laugh at this story. Modern Russia is the very definition of a Kleptocracy. 

December 17, 2020

This post is for Jeff Groves

Filed under: Politics,Technology — dknights @ 11:56 am
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Story here.

December 4, 2020

Why have I never heard this story before?

Filed under: Politics,Technology — dknights @ 3:51 pm
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October 21, 2020

Return of the Battleship?

Filed under: Technology — dknights @ 7:07 pm
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Color me skeptical, but maybe.  Story here.

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