Frontier Former Editor

October 17, 2008

Guess what I got to do before work?

I miss living near air bases and I miss my old line of work. It gave me reasons to get out of the office and do this under the guise of reporting:

I could give you the pedantic planespottter spiel, but I’ll leave it to these folks . . .

It helps when the airport manager remembers what you’ve done before and gives you only one warning.

“Don’t walk near anything moving or sucking.”

Might have been good advice for Bill Clinton.

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7 Comments »

  1. Clinton was OK till he sat down. So what did you do? Inquiring minds want to know.

    Comment by sledpress — October 17, 2008 @ 8:48 am

  2. HA!
    You can do anything but don’t squirt on my blue dress Bill.

    Blue-blue
    Blue dress blues
    Blue-blue
    Blue dress blues

    I wish that I loved planes the way that you do..I’m flying South this Winter and I’m already nervous.

    Comment by Donn — October 17, 2008 @ 9:11 am

  3. To reassure both of you, I did not have sex with that airplane . . . oral or otherwise.

    Comment by Frontier Former Editor — October 17, 2008 @ 1:32 pm

  4. You inverted Aileron, you.

    Comment by sledpress — October 17, 2008 @ 5:21 pm

  5. […] hard to find in the D.C. area, and my usual supplier has been out of it for weeks. I usually airlift in (pace my ace Frontier) three or four bottles at a time, but looking at the state of the world, I thought a case was […]

    Pingback by Stone Ginger « Sixteen Tons — October 17, 2008 @ 10:46 pm

  6. Size queen!

    Comment by raincoaster — October 17, 2008 @ 11:59 pm

  7. At least I didn’t include photos of the exhaust stains

    Comment by Frontier Former Editor — October 18, 2008 @ 7:46 am


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