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by jfko6
Mon Sep 10, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: September 29, 2008 Market Crash
Replies: 93
Views: 15492

Re: September 29, 2008 Market Crash

This thread is loaded with posts about the economy, the war in Iraq and Afghanistan, the market crash (you can see my posts from October 6, 2008), John McCain's campaign with Governor Schwarzenegger, terrorism, terrorist war groups and the evil they cause. Now in 2018 a new documentary is being aire...
by jfko6
Mon Sep 10, 2018 6:37 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Burning a Flameless Ration Heater
Replies: 3
Views: 116

Re: Burning a Flameless Ration Heater

A Hazardous material is anything that can give off a noxious fume. I had a class on that at UPS since they had an incident which affected a driver who Actually hospitalized himself against advice from management. A hazardous material is also combustible and flammable according to OSHA. The FRH meets...
by jfko6
Sun Sep 09, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Burning a Flameless Ration Heater
Replies: 3
Views: 116

Re: Burning a Flameless Ration Heater

I don’t believe that has ever been covered here. But the FRH (did not ask Mr. Google) is made of a chemical compound that is obviously used to heat things up like a mercurial compound (if not already contained in it). Am not sure if there is a warning — not to get near a flame but of course now am g...
by jfko6
Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Facebook * NFL * Trump * Free Speech * White House
Replies: 8
Views: 367

Re: Facebook * NFL * Trump * Free Speech * White House

Ale Jones is getting cremated. Twitter kicked him off their platform and Apple just removed his social media App. You can't annihilate people from their right to free speech. Though he says some outrageous things mass destruction of his work is highly questionable. https://www.liveleak.com/view?t=us...
by jfko6
Sat Sep 08, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Military Videos
Topic: PTSD Veteran and his camera
Replies: 0
Views: 99

PTSD Veteran and his camera

The National Parks
by jfko6
Wed Sep 05, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: September 29, 2008 Market Crash
Replies: 93
Views: 15492

Re: September 29, 2008 Market Crash

By pure happenstance, I rediscovered this post, ironically within the same month 10 years later. The market has still seen some volatility and the cleanup is still underway: new regulation and cancellation of wasteful spending projects. So, in effect, we in the US are still repairing the damage caus...
by jfko6
Tue Sep 04, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Military Videos
Topic: Captain Lyon (Burial) United States Air Force Academy
Replies: 0
Views: 50

Captain Lyon (Burial) United States Air Force Academy

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AFNS) -- Former Air Force thrower Capt. David (Lissy) Lyon was killed on Dec. 27, while conducting combat operations near Kabul, Afghanistan. Lyon, a 2008 Academy graduate, was a three-year letter winner for the Falcons' track and field team and a Mountain West champion in ...
by jfko6
Tue Sep 04, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: What is everyone's favourite Post Apocalypyic Movie?
Replies: 48
Views: 7424

Re: What is everyone's favourite Post Apocalypyic Movie?

Computer predicts the end of civilisation (1973)
by jfko6
Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: Military Videos
Topic: Ghostly Assemblage
Replies: 0
Views: 293

Ghostly Assemblage

We feel to the marrow the grip of your far off hold... Be Thou At Peace.
Official Selection in the 2017 GI Film Festival
Original Score: SSG Noah Taylor - USMA Band

by jfko6
Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Military Videos
Topic: The Real Ambush That Inspired a Scene from Platoon
Replies: 0
Views: 48

The Real Ambush That Inspired a Scene from Platoon

The Real Ambush That Inspired a Scene from Platoon