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PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2012 2:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Mongolio wrote:
Did anyone else know this?

http://wtkr.com/2012/11/04/after-homecoming-uss-enterprise-to-sail-off-to-historys-scrap-heap/


yep knew it
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2012 3:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Is it a LFTR?
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2012 4:01 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

TeflonJon wrote:
Wikipedia mentions both their use of heavy water reactors and that they are looking into using thorium as a fuel. Is that what you are referring to?


It was thorium. What is that?
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2012 8:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Exzavier wrote:
It was thorium. What is that?


Thorium is just a dang ol' element. You can look it up on Wikipedia.

You're not asking the question right. It should read:

Exzavier wrote:
What's the deal with using Thorium?


To which I say, "DIDN'T YOU JUST READ THAT LINK UP THERE?"
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2012 1:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

LFTR = Liquid Fluorine Thorium Reactor.
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 08, 2012 1:51 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I find it funny that 'Hatte is telling someone else to look something up on wiki. He must not remember a particular conversation on FB we had about spiders.
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 08, 2012 10:56 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Oh, he does... he just has more patience for Rivetheads than certain other kinds of beings.

He is also amused by speaking of himself in the third person.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 09, 2012 1:28 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

He is also a grognard with boorish tendencies.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 09, 2012 10:13 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

yer a damn dork.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 01, 2013 3:58 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Here's a lesson in the media utterly failing to even attempt to verify if they are talking out of their ass or not: http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/12/27/16197507-us-sailors-sue-japans-tepco-for-post-quake-radiation-exposure#comments
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You know that Navy QA/QC training I never took? Well, I'm taking it now, as an Army Civilian. I am inheriting contract admin duties because reasons.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 17, 2013 10:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Haha!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPw-3e_pzqU
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 18, 2013 2:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Pretty much.
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 11, 2013 7:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Haha! Truth in art!


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2013 3:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Road trip to Norfolk with Homeless starts tomorrow! Going to watch a retirement. Gonna be fun. Anyone want to meet up while we are up there?
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2013 7:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Quote:
Road trip to Norfolk... Gonna be fun.


You have a very odd sense of fun.
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 05, 2013 7:28 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Eh, its a road trip. Those are always fun.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 20, 2013 4:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I forgot to mention yesterday...

4/18/2003 was the day that I drove to Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma City and dropped off my Military ID. I was FREE!

It's been 10 glorious years.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 20, 2013 4:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

On that day I had been in A school for a month. December 15, 2006 I turned in my ID and was told to GTFO. Best day of my life.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 15, 2013 2:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



Does this belong to someone from the Pig?
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