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Old Jan 08, 2013, 01:02 PM
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Surely you have heard Pigs Never Fly ?
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Old Jan 08, 2013, 01:29 PM
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Surely you have heard Pigs Never Fly ?
Off topic for sure, but that reminds me of one of my favorite Miyazaki films, Kurenai no Buta (Porco Rosso).



Porco Rosso (1992) Japanese Trailer (2 min 26 sec)


There is a really cool line in it where Porco, the protagonist, says something to the effect of "A pig that doesn't fly, is just a pig". In Japanese it sounds much cooler, 飛ばない豚はただの豚だ or "tobanai buta wa tada no buta da", as it's more alliterative and how it's said in the movie reveals Porco's despise or fear of being a normal pig. It's a good movie to watch even for "big kids" not to mention there airplanes involved!

-Jonathan
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Old Jan 08, 2013, 06:29 PM
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One of my favourite Ghibli films too.
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Old Jan 08, 2013, 09:03 PM
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Old Jan 08, 2013, 09:04 PM
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Really!
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Old Jan 09, 2013, 01:16 AM
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PNF..?. i never hear it in my life...
Carski said it means "Plane Not Found"
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Old Jan 09, 2013, 03:58 AM
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a lot,,,,
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 01:10 AM
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Carski said it means "Plane Not Found"
Ouch I saw Carlski's new one in his multi-plane photo but I hear it may not be his to keep There's always fake fest

BTW, I just heard that the northern hemisphere contingent may be coming online soon so we'd better finish up our projects and make room for some Chaos! Of course, I'm not talking to you Brian since you could build all of the Chaos' before I get my Zephyr wing mounted
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 02:16 AM
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I just heard that the northern hemisphere contingent may be coming online soon.....
Yep!
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 07:12 AM
Deniable plausibility
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Only just caught up with this. Great to see it flying [and looking] so good. You must be pleased BTW did the 104 fly? Or did I miss that as well?

Regards,
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 09:14 AM
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Yep!
Yea baby! That's a box o love
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 10:04 AM
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BTW, I just heard that the northern hemisphere contingent may be coming online soon so we'd better finish up our projects and make room for some Chaos! Of course, I'm not talking to you Brian since you could build all of the Chaos' before I get my Zephyr wing mounted
Man if I knew this was happening...
I would have loved to have been a part of it. I tried last year but I was underfunded for the shipping!! The group ship is the way to go...!!
Can't wait to see them in the air !!! Well at least Brian's!!!
I have plenty to keep my busy... But I still find myself wantin


Rubio
Who loves Jordan's work and hopes to fly one someday...
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 11:08 AM
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I'm thinking of making a Super Chaos using my Blingeron hardware. That ought to step up the roll rate a few notches
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 11:54 AM
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I'm thinking of making a Super Chaos using my Blingeron hardware. That ought to step up the roll rate a few notches
oh yeah!
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 12:16 PM
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Hamburglar - It looks like you QC inspector really knows her stuff.
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