Happy Birthday to my brudder, and a niece!

a reprise…

For my little brother (who’s taller and smarter than me, thank goodness I’m better looking):

He’s a touch older than in this picture (he was the lead mechanical engineer making this thing fly, in one year):

The Aerospace Genius and one of his creations.

The Aerospace Genius and one of his creations.

 

And, to my niece Annie! I have no pics of her with an airplane, but when I get one, I’ll keep it for her next birthday.


How I feel about ATLS, in someone else’ tweet

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Dear Amazon, a couple of requests

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Happy Birthday, Marines!

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Grumpy People Get the Details Right — Science of Us

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In which I and my ‘style’ are vindicated. Grumpy People Get the Details Right nym.ag/1CwHwYp via @thescienceofus

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“@MDaware: common misnomer – most emergency “rooms” are actually peninsulas”

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RT @TheTechDoc: Air Force training sir! pic.twitter.com/FLYlbfDcmW

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RT @WayneDupreeShow: HEADLINES: General: US Troops Who Contract Ebola Will Be Quarantined in Liberia So why is Obama letting potential #E…

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Coldest might of my life there Jan 1990 “@TheTechDoc: Hanging out at the #uso waiting for my bus to camp bullis. pic.twitter.com/OuuCfwal3d”

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RT @MelissaTweets: RT @JJPatriot: We banned the import of 100 watt light bulbs but we won’t ban importing of people from Ebola countries. #…

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Leadership. Finally. Military preps team for Ebola response in US cnn.com/2014/10/19/hea…

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RT @BreakingNews: Sec. of Defense orders creation of 30-person expeditionary medical team to support domestic Ebola response – @Reuters htt…

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Dallas: Shouldn’t we get a lot of training with PPE before we deal with an Ebola pt? CDC: What’s this now? Dallas: OJT? CDC: You’re welcome

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