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("Look, it is ballooooon.")   Google set to launch balloons that will carry wireless access to rural areas. That Indian from F Troop approves   ( divider line
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2008-02-21 07:16:40 PM  
Well honky fukwad, why don't you go screw some sheep.
2008-02-21 07:28:39 PM  
2wolves: Well honky fukwad, why don't you go screw some sheep.

Good point, I guess.
2008-02-21 07:31:11 PM  

Good point, I guess.

Not in the mood to deal with assholes. My apologies is that interfered with your life arc.
2008-02-21 11:52:36 PM  
I just wanna salute subby. "It is balloon!" is one of my favorite lines from that series.

/saw it first run so get off my lawn 2wolves.
2008-02-22 01:42:50 AM  
I don't get it. They launch balloons that will be in the air for 24 hours so a bunch of hicks can get wireless? This just seems like a waste of money. This sounds like a government sponsored idea.
2008-02-22 02:07:48 AM  
What will the LAG time be
2008-02-22 02:12:56 AM  
they should mass produce balloons with gps, satcom/wireless(?), and digital cameras. mount the cameras field of view a few degrees off vertical. then, integrate collected images with the technology behind google earth. random, semi-constantly updated higher res. images of the earth.
2008-02-22 02:25:50 AM  
Balloons are still better than Wildblue or Xplornet satellite internet.

/And probably 20 times faster too.
//Yes. Did read the article.
///Get some Zeppelins up there.
////I think George W. Bush will be looking for a job soon.
2008-02-22 02:38:50 AM  
Sarge,I don't know why 2wolves is so angry...

/F Troop & Get smart FTW!!!!
2008-02-22 04:51:26 AM  
The old wireless in the balloon trick. That's the fourth time I fell for it this week.
2008-02-22 08:23:15 AM  
I thought I was the only to remember that line
2008-02-22 08:50:40 AM  
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2008-02-22 11:33:47 AM  
BigDumbGuy: 2wolves: Well honky fukwad, why don't you go screw some sheep.

Good point, I guess.

was it? guess i didn't get it.

/then again, i don't get alot of things...
//off to go screw some sheep now but i have no idea why
2008-02-22 09:33:45 PM  
2wolves: Well honky fukwad, why don't you go screw some sheep.

Does this troll just go from thread to thread looking for a bite?
2008-02-22 09:38:26 PM  
Best. Episode. Evah.

Thanks Morchella . I remember it also, (barely) laughed my ass off. Looks like 3 or 4 of us are over 50...

I'm about to take 2wolves to school. Don't fark with me, son.

2008-02-23 02:31:26 PM  
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