Oleg Antonov a Russian aircraft designer of note, & the Antonov ASTC designers of the massive Antonov An-124-100 long range cargo aircraft, came up with a genius solution to a big problem: notably wheels/ tyres to carry & distribute the weight. So, what do you do? Custom design massive wheels/ tyres & put a few on either side? No. What Antonov did was come up … Continue reading Genius Solution for a Big Problem
Harold Wilson’s London was a Poppin’ & a Rockin’ in 1968. I was there in February & the Thames was frozen over. Brrr! Nonetheless it was an exciting time & oh so British. Cor blimey matey. My favorite haunt was Carnaby street which was bright & exciting, & not all grim & bloody gothic as it became. Leggy British babes in mini skirts & Mary … Continue reading Carnaby Street 1968
Sorry if I’m crossing a like here but I couldn’t help but notice the similarities between The White Widow & a praying mantis (preying mantis!?). Particularly ruthless is the female. & what look like large stoned eyes, bringing to mind the multi-lenses compound eyes of the mantis. If we are what we eat, then we look like what we do. Its time to call a … Continue reading We Look Like What We Do
As far as we know the praying mantis is Just another insect of the order that have 2 large compound eyes, & 3 Simple eyes on the top of the head like bees & flies & cockroaches. & You May have noticed that bees, flies & cockroaches go about their business paying no mind To a human presence seemingly. But not our ruthless predator the … Continue reading Space Aliens & The Praying Mantis
Compare the attached virus & bacteria images. Viruses have designer look about them, ie. someone designed like you’d design a machine or something. Bacteria can be modified or mutated, right? The purple & the green pic are bacteria & the other pics are viruses. Athan X aka nowstuffnow Rock ‘n RAP – Silver Surfer live! Join in. Blog Criteria: 1. Challenge but not hurt feelings. … Continue reading Virus Designer Tool of War?
Cervezeria Alemana Madrid 1969 I used to hang out the Cerveceria Alemana (German Beer Hall) in the Plaza Mayor in Madrid in 1969. It was the Condor Legion’s hang out during the Spanish civil war. & I remember that the bullfighters used the German staff car convertibles that were left behind to make a flambouyant entrance to the corrida (ring) with. Click on the link … Continue reading Cerveceria Alemana Madrid 1969
By their fruits shall ye know them (Jesus Christ) Athan X aka nowstuffnow Rock ‘n RAP – Silver Surfer live! Join in. Blog Criteria: 1. Challenge but not hurt feelings. 2. If its out there & worthy of remark, well, what do you expect? 3. Hoping to give you pause for thought. Its your God-given right to make an informed choice. 4. Honing discernment. WordPress … Continue reading By Their Fruits Shall Ye Know Them (Jesus Christ)