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(The Drinks Business)   New photos show how WW1 pilots prepared for war. By knocking back a load of Champagne of course   ( thedrinksbusiness.com) divider line
    More: Interesting, champagne, WW1 pilots, Austro-Hungarian, Christmastime, aerial combat  
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5163 clicks; posted to Main » on 21 Aug 2013 at 11:42 AM (4 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2013-08-21 12:06:33 PM  
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Considering that thing you were about to fly was just as likely to kill you as anything the enemy would throw at you. Understandable.
2013-08-21 12:01:43 PM  
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studebaker hoch: Only a savage would fly into battle sober.

Actually, Only a savage would go into battle sober.
2013-08-21 11:56:30 AM  
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pag1107: There's no way I'd go up in any WW1-era aircraft sober.

Unless the Red Baron's kills were mostly friendly-fire your statement is invalid.  RTFA!
2013-08-21 11:54:31 AM  
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Stachel, your flying is kaput!
2013-08-21 11:53:27 AM  
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Top-hole. Bally Jerry, pranged his kite right in the how's-your-father; hairy blighter, dicky-birded, feathered back on his sammy, took a waspy, flipped over on his Betty Harpers and caught his can in the Bertie. 

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