Uncertainty can be happiness

"Security is a false god," or running around the world as an FSO

Archive for February, 2007


Posted by quirksalight on February 28, 2007

My otherlife (aka, grad school) had taken me hostage for an intense period of time and now I’ve passed my qualifying exam and am free!!! Well…. sorta…. now on to the doctoral thesis….but I’ve regained my life back (somewhat)!!


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A classic SNAFU….

Posted by quirksalight on February 8, 2007

friendly fire

Even when the gunners asked to make sure that they weren’t firing on their own, they were told that it was ok to shoot…

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Junks in the sky

Posted by quirksalight on February 8, 2007

Being the overachieving species that we are, we need to trash the the planet AND the airspace above us.
Littered Skies

So tell me, what’s the point of having the snazzy tech to get you into space, if you get there just to be pelted by the litter?

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