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How would YOU spend $250 million?

Interesting video by Pierre Sprey, co-designer of the F-16, putting forth his theories on why the F35 is a total waste of material and money. He says, basically, it’s a jack of all trades, but sucks at all of them. Crap fighter (short wings for VTOL means no maneuverability), crap troop support (no maneuverability means […]

Podcast: Crashes and Burns

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Tower_of_Technobabble_S02E17_-_Crashes_and_Burns.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThis week the world is flying apart with World War 2 airplane crashes, rocks bursting into flames, extraterrestrial Armageddon spheres, and the repeater revealing his plan for continuing education. Oh, the humanities. Show Notes: • Desert Time Capsule: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2142300/Crashed-plane-Second-World-War-pilot-Dennis-Copping-discovered-Sahara-desert.html • Woman has rocks in her pockets burst […]