Category Archives: Human Interest

Stories of a non-technical human interest sort. Comedies, Tragedies, etc.

737 Max & MCAS Videos

Some videos that explain “Stall” in an aircraft, why the 737 Max is having “issues”, and how to recover an aircraft that’s in distress with a computer driven stabilizer that might be fighting the pilot for control (especially if it is getting bogus input from the sensors). Continue reading

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The Case of The Barfing Dogs

What do you do when you have two dogs who occasionally barf up on the carpet? A solution that ended it. Continue reading

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$100 “Airmail” – WT?

When did it start costing $100 for “Air Mail” return receipt? Continue reading

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Yes, Again With The “Comfortably Numb”…

So is “Comfortably Numb” necessarily followed by “Suddenly Tomorrow”? Or sometimes by “Shine On You Crazy Diamonds”? Or what? Continue reading

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