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Offline Grey Havoc

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Re: China Successfully Completed Hypersonic Engine Test
« Reply #15 on: January 11, 2019, 12:54:48 am »
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Re: China Successfully Completed Hypersonic Engine Test
« Reply #16 on: January 11, 2019, 11:00:42 am »
Sorry if I'm being obscure... maybe my drink is too strong and I need more ICE IN my GLASS...

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Re: China Successfully Completed Hypersonic Engine Test
« Reply #17 on: January 11, 2019, 12:50:32 pm »
Nerd punz are the werst punz. :-P
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Re: China Successfully Completed Hypersonic Engine Test
« Reply #18 on: January 11, 2019, 01:39:36 pm »
ISINGLASS. Jesus people, stop being obtuse. Yes, I am well aware this will trigger the famous Orionblamblam Shawshank meme.....

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Re: China Successfully Completed Hypersonic Engine Test
« Reply #19 on: January 11, 2019, 03:15:21 pm »
I WAS THE ONE WHO POSTED THE SHAWSHANK MEME GODDAMMIT

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Re: China Successfully Completed Hypersonic Engine Test
« Reply #20 on: January 12, 2019, 08:01:40 am »
This thread has given me such a laugh today (btw I didn't think it was at all obtuse) however does anyone really think China has hypersonic airbreathing capability yet?

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Re: China Successfully Completed Hypersonic Engine Test
« Reply #21 on: January 12, 2019, 10:01:50 am »
This thread has given me such a laugh today (btw I didn't think it was at all obtuse) however does anyone really think China has hypersonic airbreathing capability yet?

Nobody said that they do.
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Re: China Successfully Completed Hypersonic Engine Test
« Reply #22 on: January 12, 2019, 11:20:18 am »
I need to catch up, give me a few minutes to sink a dozen pints and I might be in the ballpark.  You can get these little plastic things that freeze nicely but don't dilute the booze.

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Re: China Successfully Completed Hypersonic Engine Test
« Reply #23 on: January 12, 2019, 03:32:27 pm »
I WAS THE ONE WHO POSTED THE SHAWSHANK MEME GODDAMMIT


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Re: China Successfully Completed Hypersonic Engine Test
« Reply #24 on: January 18, 2019, 11:44:38 am »
I WAS THE ONE WHO POSTED THE SHAWSHANK MEME GODDAMMIT